3 Bed Country House for sale

Mareuil, Dordogne, Aquitaine, France



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • 16th century archway

Full Description

17th Century house with caretaker's house set in 25 ha of land set in a really quiet and private spot in the Mareuil area of the Dordogne, a dozen kilometers from Brantome.

Set in the heart of 25 hectares of land in one piece, of which 17 ha are woodland, 7ha meadows and the rest a cultivated garden, this delightful estate consists of an entirely restored 17th century residence (225 sqm living area), a caretaker's house of 64 sqm, a large barn, a small outbuilding / pigeon tower and a huge farm building (12.6m x 20.8m)

All the buildings except the farm building, which is set slightly apart, form a courtyard, 19m x 22.5m, planted as a garden with a salt water swimming pool (5m x 10m). The entrance to the courtyard is through a lovely 16th century archway.

The Main House
The ground floor :

Entrance hall, 3.5m x 4.8m with WC and staircase leading to the first floor

Living room, 6.1m x 8.5m, with grand fireplace and extensive book shelves.

Kitchen / dining room, fully fitted with grand fireplace and glazed door opening onto the courtyard

Laundry / storage room, 2.4m x 5.4m, with water softener.

The floors on the ground floorare all in waxed concrete with underfloor heating.

The first floor :

Landing / mezzanine, 2.6m x 4.8m

Master bedroom 5.8m x 6.2m with grand fireplace

Bathroom 2.4m x 4.7m with bath, shower, handbasin and WC

Bedroom, 3.4m x 5m, with small fireplace

Bedroom 3.2m x 3.9m

Shower room with WC, 2.1m x 2.9m

The Caretakers' House
The ground floor :

Living / dining room, 5.2m x 5.7m, with grand fireplace, tiled floor and 2 French windows

Kitchen 2.2m x 2.8m with tiled floor

Bedroom 2.2m x 3.6m with wooden floor

Bedroom 2.9m x 3.6m with wooden floor

Shower / laundry room with WC, 2.8m x 3.5m with tiled floor

Gas fired central heating and hot water, double glazed throughout

Adjoining boiler room, 2m x 4.9m, serving both houses

The Pigeon Tower
The ground floor :

A small summer sitting room, 3.5m x 3.6m, with fireplace, wood burning stove and French windows opening onto the courtyard

The basement :

Wine cellar, 3.5m x 3.5m
Adjoining pump house for the pool, 4m x 4.9m, with bread oven
Covered terrace 2.4m x 6.3m


Entrance to the courtyard through a 16th century archway
Beautifully planted courtyard, 19m x 25m
5m x 10m salt water pool
Small outbuilding with storage room 2.1m x 2.8m
The barn, which has :
A big open space, 11.3m x 12.2m
Workshop, 4.5m x 6.1m
Room 4.8m x 7.9m

Additional information

Double glazed throughout

The area and access

Near Mareuil, which has all basic necessities
12 kms from Brantome "the Perigordian Venice"
Near the main Angouleme - Perigueux road
40 minutes from Angouleme, with TGV line
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