Editor’s French Property Pick – Bargain Price Reductions

Editor’s French Property Pick – Bargain Price Reductions

How about a dose of inspiration for your French property search? There’s something for every budget. France is the world’s number one tourist destination. It offers an incredible variety of landscapes and lifestyles.

To give you an idea of the bargains available, we have selected a few properties for sale, but this is just a small sample –there are many more on our database.

If you are dreaming of a home in the French countryside, you’re not alone, it’s a popular choice for foreign buyers in France. Stunning landscapes, sunshine, rolling hills, history, good food, wine, and a slower pace of life, a home in the country always retains a timeless appeal.

A Watermill in Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes

Two Houses, 6 Bedrooms, Barns, Land and Stream in Côtes-d’Armor, Bretagne

Property with reduced price in Charente-Maritime

REDUCED ! Approached by a very quiet country lane, lies a small hamlet of just four houses. This property is two of them. The 4/5 bedroomed longère dates back over 400 years and is actually built from local granite which was rescued from the neighbouring chapel that was demolished back in the 1700’s. It has beautiful stone dressed arched doorways and windows which are a real feature of this building. Around 20 metres away, is the second cottage, also in stone which has two bedrooms.
The longère has been fully refurbished to a high standard and just needs a small amount of D.I.Y. finishing, the odd window sill, door trims, tiled edges here and there, but in the main it is ready to go. This longère also benefits; broadband, ‘A’ grade double glazed windows and on the south side fitted solar pipes for water heating. Due to the use of the solar and wood burning stove to for the radiators, the electricity bill for this property in Jan/Feb 2014 was just 25 euros!!!
The second stone cottage is very much liveable, but would benefit from some updating to the electrics and plumbing as well as general up dating. On the ground floor there is a central entrance hall with doors off to a sitting room and a kitchen with space for a table and an inset log burner.
Within the garden area of 2.5 acres, three outbuildings including an open barn, two dry workshop / garages make it very flexible with endless possibilities.
Away from the main garden (around 80m down the country lane, is a field with a very pretty stream as well as your own private forest of around 2.7ha in total. Price reduced to €189,900

Amazing riverside retreat in Haute-Vienne, Limousin

riverside retreat in Haute-Vienne, Limousin

Ready to move into.
Brand new septic tank in 2016.
Oil central heating.
Beautiful surroundings.
Lively village close by.
Amazing riverside retreat at a bargain price !
Set in a beautiful location where the river meanders by at the bottom of the garden, this 3 bed property is an absolute delight.
Ready to move into, with a spacious open plan kitchen lounge area and a separate dining room. Off the lounge is a raised wooden decked veranda overlooking the rear garden and the river. There are 2 generous sized cellars and also a huge barn opposite.
This is a very tranquil spot and would make an ideal getaway or the perfect permanent residence, with the local village just 2 minutes away. Visits are highly recommended ! Reduced to €133,750

For further information about any of the properties mentioned or for help with your property search, please call the property team at +44 (0)1225 463 752 or email [email protected].

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