Beautiful properties for sale in the Dordogne


Sale price
€ 583 000
Pool size
10m x 5m


Price €583,000 This fully renovated property is situated on the hillside of the river valley in the village of Mouzens. Partly dating back to the middle ages, it compromises the main house, pool & 2 fully fitted gites with the possibility of 2/3 more from the existing barns.

The complex now includes;
A main house
Two fully fitted gites, one of which is attached to the main house and a detached guest house.
Possibility for another 2 or 3 extra gites in a very well adapted large and well-built authentic barn shed.
A (garden) tool shed
An old small sheep stable (used for wood storage)
A fully walled 10x5 meter pool with large terraces and an abri (cover) for storage of furniture etc.
An authentic four communal (bread oven)
An old water well

In the main buildings and guesthouse all covers have been renewed and insulated, floors single tiled and partly lovely oak parquet. A large part of the doors and shutters throughout have been renewed. The restoration has provided maintenance of traditional building features such as roof tiles, shutters, washbasins, sinks and more as well as the electricity system, gas, water and sewage being completely renewed during restoration.

The heating is all electric, with traditional wood stoves and fireplaces also. Hot water supply is via two electric boilers (300 and 200 liters)

Full surface plot approx. 13,500 m2 of which about 1 ha. Pasture (mown twice a year). Nice view in all directions.

Maison de Maitre (Main house)
Central entrance hall approx.5x 2 meters for main house and guesthouse.
Large open plan kitchen with gas cooker, dishwasher, large fridge (freezer in 2nd kitchen and basement), extractor hood, oven and oven / microwave
Beautiful, stylish oak staircase to first floor
In the sitting / dining room is a large old fireplace with original fireplace and separate chimney with wood stove.
Electric radiators
TV connection, Wi-Fi internet
Outputs to large partly covered terraces and large garden full of fruit trees and majestic trees.

First floor:
* Large bedroom with bathroom with walk in shower, double sink, (possibility for bath), toilet,
* Second large bedroom with sink and shower and walk to
* Large partly covered balcony on south and west with beautiful views

Via fixed staircase, fully tiled (roof and floor insulated) with large extra bedroom with sink, possibility for second bedroom, attic for storage

Maison d'Hibout (gite 1)
This part of the main house can operate completely independently and for example be rented from the main house, used as a cottage for 4 to 5 persons.
In the central hall is located a second (new) kitchen with fridge, freezer, dishwasher, gas hob (built-in), extractor hood, 300 liter hot water heater
Bathroom with shower, sink, toilet
Lounge area about 50 m2 with sitting and dining area, large monumental fireplace and beautiful large fireplace wood burning stove. TV connection, wifi internet, electric heating
Nice oak staircase to 1st floor
The intermediate floor (vide with view from the living room) is used as a library or. Bedroom with sofa bed (2 pers.) And a detached bed.
Large bedroom on second (half) floor with sink and toilet.

Maison de Chardonneret (gite 2)
Detached guesthouse for 4 to 5 people with
Sitting / dining room, large fireplace with wood burning stove, staircase to
1st floor with large and small bedroom of which one with washbasin. Further separate toilet.
Ground floor modern kitchen with dishwasher, gas cooker and extractor hood, fridge / freezer, oven / microwave
Bathroom with sink, toilet and shower. There is also a 200 liter electric boiler.
Own TV set via satellite and Wi-Fi internet
Passage to large covered terrace and garden,
The whole guest house is undercooled. This includes the washing machine and possibly. Dryer.

Sheep shed
On the site is a large former barn shed of 6 x 20 meters with a high floor above the entire building on the first floor. The barn to be restored is ideal for the installation of two or three gites.
The barn has an original water well.
Original flat roof tiles for new hood are present.

Mountain sheds
On the site are two big mountain sheds. One in use for garden equipment, the other as storage for fireplace.

Swimming pool
On the grounds there is a 5 x 10 meter swimming pool with extensive terraces. The swimming pool is completely walled. The pool also has a large cover for storage of the pool and garden furniture. Recently the pool's interior was completely renewed.

Four communal
On the site there is a so-called four communal. This bread oven is in its original state and dates back to the late 17th century and was intended as a place where the inhabitants of the hamlet could bake their own bread. The cooking pot was probably used for the laundry.

The "Lieu dit Le Recoux" is located in the heart of the Dordogne, one of the most visited tourist areas in the southwest of France. The municipality of Mouzens, of which Le Recoux belongs, is located in the valley of the Dordogne River. Le Recoux is situated on the hillside that surrounds the river valley. Old towns, villages and lots of castles - not for nothing has the area the nickname "Pays des Milles Chateaux" - determine the face of the historic landscape.
Le Recoux is part of the municipality of Mouzens (about 230 inhabitants) and is about 2 km away from the so-called Bourg Mouzens.
Major cities such as Perigueux and Bergerac with numerous shopping facilities are around 40 to 50 km. In the area there are more than enough shopping facilities in Siorac and St. Cyprien (3 km) and Le Bugue (10 km). The famous historic city of Sarlat is 30 km away.

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Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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