Located 30 mins north of Tarbes is this imposing dwelling with Basque-style architecture, for sale, and offering 500m² of living space. Constructed in 1942, it is south-facing and has 17 rooms across its four floors including 11 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 8 toilets, two outbuildings and a vast garage and surrounded by a landscaped, fully fenced garden of 1.1 hectares with two heated swimming pools and a tennis court.
The configuration of the rooms could suit various professions if necessary. This unusual property has benefitted from a transformation and possesses a unique and pleasant charm due to its mix of materials chosen, volumes and decor. The number of bedrooms available will allow numerous projects, whether public or private.
The 500m² of living space, spread across four floors, benefits from high ceilings. A majestic sculpted wooden entrance door welcomes you to this property and where you will discover the spacious entrance hall with an elegant staircase worthy of an art collection serving the upper floors.
The ground floor has a generous sitting room (44m²) enjoying lots of natural light and has a splendid fireplace, wooden flooring and ornamental ceiling moulds as well as a wonderful view of the grounds. This room communicates with the elegant dining room (25m²) decorated with an ornate sculpted iron grill. A corridor with sculpted wood features (11m²) leads to the spacious kitchen (21m²), a larder (7m²), a study (21m²) which enjoys lots of natural light and a toilet (6m²).
The first floor has five bedrooms: a grand master bedroom suite (36m²) with a stylish and unique Art Deco bathroom (16m²) with bath, shower, toilet and double sink. The second bedroom (21m²) has a terrace and bathroom (2m²), the third bedroom (13m²) has a sculpted storage cupboard, balcony and a wooden sculpted walk-in wardrobe. The fourth bedroom (23m²) has a private bathroom and toilet (4m²) and the fifth (20m²) has a private washroom and toilet (3m²) and finally, on this floor, is another toilet (2m²).
The second floor has a further 5 bedrooms: a south-facing, sun-filled room (41m²), a charming bedroom with sloping ceiling, open washroom and toilet (20m²), a bedroom with wash basin (12m²), a fourth bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and wash basin (17m²), a smaller bedroom (14m²) and finally a bathroom with double sink (12m²).
The basement has a garage (62m²) with two entrances, perfect for housing your vehicles, as well as other rooms housing heating boiler equipment etc (30m²).
Several other spaces enhance the property. Firstly, the caretaker's apartment, to renovate, is in the basement and includes a kitchen with dining area (20m²), living space (14m²), bedroom (12m²), bathroom (6m²) and toilet. Another area, also in the basement has 3 rooms (32m²) as well as a washroom (2m²) and toilet.
You will adore the grounds, filled with various aromas, trees and is also lit at night. There is a 12m long pool and a smaller, 5m pool ideal for children. There is a private tennis court. There is a smaller outhouse, also in the Basque style, on the grounds.
The main gate is sculpted from wood and allows access to the paved courtyard and its lighting system. The roof is covered in tile. Construction is traditional. A De Dietrich boiler (fuel) provides heating to the iron radiators. There is glass wool insulation in the loft. Windows are wooden framed with one pane of glass. There are both PVC roller shutters and folding shutters. The property is connected to the sewage mains. The property will need some general modernisation.
This estate offers numerous possibilities, is spacious and unique in style.
You will be 15 mins from Marciac, 30 mins from Tarbes, 40 mins from Pau, 1h from skiing, 1h30 from Toulouse, 1h40 from the Atlantic Coast (Biarritz, Bayonne...) and the beach, 2h from Bordeaux.