Calm and beauty!
On a sunny day, you open the electrically operated gate, you will get into the north courtyard with its two secular plane trees, its well and its water stream, which is named “agouille” in this part of France. Why sunny? Because that part of France is the sunniest of the country.
Located in the plain of Roussillon, 5 km far from the pretty little town of Thuir, this Mas, built between the mid XVIIIth and the end of XIXth century, has been carefully renovated in full respect of its Catalan character, using the finest materials.
It faces Le Mont Canigou in the River Têt valley, 12 km west of Perpignan. Perpignan airport has direct flights to the UK, its railway station with TGV connection to Paris and Barcelona. A small and local railway station, at 1.2 km, leads to the famous “train jaune” and the skiing resorts in 65 minutes.
It takes only 5 minutes to the nearest village which offers all amenities, 20 minutes to reach the beaches, 30 minutes to two golf courses, 50 minutes to Spanish boarder and its duty free shopping centers.
This 429m² of living floor space is designed to receive friends as well as a large family. It is spacious and leaves the elders quiet areas.
The open living room of 88 m² with a monumental architect designed fire place, a cathedral ceiling with apparent beams, opens on a lawn garden automatically wattered planted with Mediterranean trees.
The kitchen opens both south and north toward outside dinning areas. It is fully equipped with fitted modern units and granite work surface. A large bread oven is a part of the winter heating supplies and a fabulous place to cook as in the old time.
The master bedroom is air conditioned. It has its own dressing room, an en suite large bathroom with balneo/spa bath and separate WC. It opens on a large terrace with a panoramic view to the mountain.
Four other bedrooms with bathrooms, shower-rooms and WC, and a large office space, a small TV room and a 44 m² mezzanine complete the main building.
An independent 57 m² apartment with its living room, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and WC and a fully equipped kitchen has been recently created in the adjacent building, with both a connection to the main building through an internal corridor and a private access to the courtyard. In the same building stays a large artist studio and its mezzanine which can provide opportunity to expand.
In the garden, a swimming pool, 13.5m x 6m, heated by two heat pumps. One is reversible. It is secured by an electric roller shutter and kept clean by electrolysis of slightly salted water.
The land surrounding is 24,828 m². The whole surface is enclosed in the sale.
Water is supplied by private pumping 30 feet underground. Electricity is provided by a three-phase power line 32A. Satellite insures connection for TV and internet.
This home can be sold furnished.