Beautiful 4 Bedroom House in La Fouillade France
This beautiful property La Vallee is situated in La Fouillade France. Located west of the department of Aveyron, between the gorges of Aveyron and Viaur, La Fouillade is an active and dynamic village of about 1 100 inhabitants, in the heart of a green country.
La Vallee is located only 6km from the village of Najac, a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. Najac, a medieval bastide is classed as one of the most beautiful villages in France. Najac village is set along a ridge above a bend in the Aveyron River. in the earlier part of the last century the village had around 2000 people but it suffered marked population decline as workers migrated to towns and cities.
Najac is a green village, surrounded by forests that offer varied and astonishing tones all year round. The widening of the street turning it into a vast square bears witness to its transformation into a bastide in the middle of the 13th century. Right along the street you will admire the large number of old houses and a remarkable 14th century fountain still in situ.
La Fouillade has bars, a couple of restaurants and shops for everyday essentials. Further afield, the charming towns of Cordes-sur-Ciel, Villeneuve and Villefranche are all worth exploring.
La Vallee is a superb house in a location which is hard to rival. Surrounded by meadows, it sits at the head of a hidden valley and boasts dramatic views over the River Aveyron gorges and the surrounding countryside.
Careful thought and attention to detail have created a home that retains all the authentic charming features yet is, at the same time, a modern and relaxing place to stay.
Set in 4 acres of grounds in a beautiful and peaceful part of the French countryside, this converted barn comes with 4-bedrooms and stunning views over the dramatic landscape.
This superb property comes with 4 bedrooms. Each of the four bedrooms has en suite facilities, fitted wardrobes and carefully chosen pieces of furniture to complement the origins of this ancient barn.
it comes as an enormous open-plan salon, leading to the living room, kitchen and dining terrace.
in the living room, an impressive vaulted ceiling and exposed stone walls are the backdrop to comfortable sofas atop oak flooring. A wood beamed square archway leads through to the dining area and on to the stylish, well equipped kitchen.
From here, a door opens out to the first floor terrace, a spectacular spot for al fresco dining overlooking the pool and the views. The dining room also leads into the tower which houses an office area with the same fantastic triple-aspect views.
The property comes with 1.6 hectares of Ample grounds (lawned garden and meadows). The sun terrace has a shaded area for those seeking solace from the midday summer sun, whilst the inviting pool is heated. This private heated swimming pool (10m x 5m) comes with roman steps. Barbecue is also available.
There is a double garage which is used as a games room, includes table tennis, table football, darts, boules, cricket and rounders equipment and a badminton net.
Central heating runs throughout the house.
Wifi is included within this property along with a telephone for local and incoming calls.
The property comes fully furnished throughout.
The property makes the idyllic setting for holiday makers representing an excellent investment. it is move-in-ready for people wanting to live here full-time, or to rent as a holiday property.
A superb opportunity for those interested in owning property within La Fouillade France.
Communal Fees (per year): 1252 euros
No. of Reception Rooms: 2
Floor Space (metres squared): 200m2
Plot (metres squared): 16,000m2
No of Outbuildings: 2
View: Mountain, Country
Distance from Sea: 1.5 Hours +
Distance from Airport: 1.5 Hours +
Distance from Golf: 45 mins
Distance from Main Attraction: 15 mins
About the area:
Najac is a lovely village to explore, with the quaint medieval houses with their lauze rooves so typical of this region. The best thing to do is to park on the Avenue de la Gare and then enter the village, near the mairie.
The mairie is at the lower part of the village and walking uphill from here to the right head for the Place du Faubourg.The Place du Faubourg is Najac’s market place and is surrounded by pleasant buildings including the tourist office.
Celebration of fouace, a mediaeval cake par excellence, is celebrated in Aveyron around the 24 August. Garnished, woven and decorated with flowers, the giant gateau is taken through the streets before being eaten by the public.
Celebration of theatre and street performances take place every summer in the bastide towns and villages of the Aveyron.
Toulouse Blagnac airport is a 1 hour 40 minutes’ drive.