- Type: House, Villa, Gîtes, Bed and Breakfast
- Living surface: 130
- Plot size: 7400
- Bedrooms: 4
- Total rooms: 6
- Bathrooms: 1
- Closest neighbour in m.: 10
- Heating: Electrical heating, Other
- Close By: Mountains, Hiking & Cycling
- Languages spoken: Français, English, Nederlands, Deutsch
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by the owner
Large, sunny house with free-standing gîte in rural surroundings
Price: € 260 000 | Ref.: 2578 | Views: 2 859
Maison de Maître with free-standing gîte in the hamlet of La Rivière near the village of St. Privat de Vallongue (halfway between Florac and Alès), in the Mediterrean part of the Cevennes, near the Parc National des Cevennes. The house stands on the south slope over a quiet secondary road. Beautiful views of the green valley from the balcony, the garden and verandas. A local supermarket (tobacco, bakery shop, grocery shop, and restaurant) is conveniently located at a distance of 2 km (1.2 miles). Nearby are natural areas the Cevennes (Mittelgebirge), de Gorges du Tarn (canyons), de Causses (highlands), Mont Aigoual (1567 m) and the ski area of Mont Lozère (1674 m)
There are 2 caves at street level. (16 and 30 sq. m or 172 and 323 sq. ft). Staircase leading to the shadow-rich veranda (28 sq. m or 301 sq. ft) at the side of the house, where the front door is. At this level are the sunny living room (29 sq. m or 312 sq. ft) with balcony of the full length of the room and a large mantelpiece with fireplace, kitchen (7 sq. m or 75 sq. ft), scullery (7.5 sq. m or 81 sq. ft), bathroom (6.5 sq. m or 70 sq. m), and toilet. Nice, broad staircase to the first floor. Here, 3 large and 1 smaller bedrooms (20, 20, 15.5 and 9 sq. m or 215, 215, 167, and 97 sq. ft) can be found. All rooms have large windows and new electric radiators and rafted ceilings. The low attic can be accessed from outside the house.
Bordering the veranda lies a beautiful garden with century-old Cevenolian terraces at various levels, with chestnut trees, among others. Further on the domain next to the free-standing gîte (50 sq. m or 538 ft) there is also a 19.5 sq. m (210 sq. ft) garage, a roofed additional parking lot, an outdoor toilet, a stone garden house (11 sq. m 118 sq. ft) and one more cave with above it a storage and a rain water reservoir.
The house was built in 1908. The roof was replaced in in 1996 and the electric radiators in 2007. The gîte was reconstructed in 2008. The gîte is currently being successfully let in the summer months, but can be let throughout the year. The house and the gîte are sold with their furniture.
The owners has a comprehensive website with lots of information on this house (pictures, slide shows, video's). Please visit www.onshuisindecevennen.jimdo.com