3 Bed Barn for sale

Ginestas, Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon, France



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • Double Glazing
  • Garden
  • Internet connection
  • Landscaping

Full Description

REDUCED in price - Unique double storey converted barn, offering 204m2 of habitable space, with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, set in a an immense plot of approximately 10,000m2 (1 hectare) of land in a stunning position on the banks of the Canal du Midi, right in the centre of the popular tourist village of Le Somail.

Ground Floor: this light and spacious conversion consists of a large open plan living room, with double height ceiling in part, lovely exposed beams and a central fireplace. There is also a large master bedroom with en-suite bathroom on this floor, plus an office and utility room.

Mezzanine Floor: houses the 2 other bedrooms and a bathroom.

Exterior: comprises 2 terraces paved in Belgian fossil stone, as well as a large walled patio gravelled in yellow quartz. The huge mature garden is planted with cypresses, pines and hardy shrubs, giving the garden a real Mediterranean feel. In addition, the property comes with planning permission for a house/gite with 2000m2 of land, as well as the possibility of a mooring for a boat on the Canal.

With its great location and large exploitable terrain, this is a rare example of the type of property sought by those seeking the magic of Canalside living in the South of France.

Ground Floor:

Open plan living room - 62m2

Bedroom 1 - 27m2

En-suite bathroom - 7m2

Office - 7.5m2

Utility room - 10.3m2

Hall - 27m2

Mezzanine Floor:

Hallway and second lounge - 25m2

Bedroom 2 - 18m2

Bedroom 3 - 12m2

Bathroom - 8.6m2


Reversible air conditioning

Double glazing throughout

Ceiling fans in bedrooms and living area

Water softener

Mains drainage

Tax Fonciere - 1081 EUROS a year


Le Somail - Picturesque touristic village, one of the most beautiful along the Canal du Midi, with several restaurants open year round, 15 minutes from Narbonne, 30 minutes from beaches and 45 minutes from airports at Beziers, Carcassonne and Perpignan

The department of Aude is in the Languedoc-Roussillon region located in the south of France. It is surrounded by the Pyrenees-Orientales, Ariege, Tarn and Herault departments.

French property buyers look in this region due to its numerous and varied landscapes as well as the rich cultural heritage, Aude has become an ever popular destination recently due to the gastronomy of the region, as well as its many festivals and dramatic scenery.

Carcassonne is the cultural heart of the Aude department, and all through the region you will find lovely properties either to live in or to use as holiday homes. Aude is an agricultural area dominated by wine-growing in the east and the climate is that of the Mediterranean so summers are hot and dry and winters are mild and humid.

It is the perfect location if you are looking for a quiet life and to be in harmony with your surroundings.

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