Detached House | 5 bedrooms
Rue du Chateau d'Eau, Montlaur
- Ensuite Bathroom
- Fitted Kitchen
- High Ceilings
- Integrated Appliances
- Off-street parking
- Period Features
- Swimming Pool
- Wooden Floors
- 4-oven Aga
- Wood burning stove
Property DetailsEnter this beautiful property and you will be immediately impressed by the quality of the renovation. Every element of this house has been given special care and consideration. New stone floors throughout on the ground floor add to the charm and authenticity of the house with exposed stone walls, beams and large South facing windows. Ground floor: Bespoke kitchen, with solid wood cabinets, marble worktops and a four-oven Aga. The kitchen opens onto the beautiful conservatory. Large lounge/dining room with high ceilings, a mezzanine level and access to the garden via French doors. Ground floor bedroom with own bathroom and patio doors onto garden. First floor : 2 well presented double bedrooms with a shared bathroom. A large sitting room seperates the two main bedrooms - guest bedroom with own bathroom and dressing room. Impressive master suite with double aspect, beautiful solid wood flooring, high celings with exposed timber beams. Ensuite bathroom with free-standing bath, walk-in shower and free-standing sink unit. Dressing room area and seperate toilet. Attached to the house is a barn/garage with the heating system and storage. This property also benefits from a ground floor apartment. Light and spacious open-plan living/kitchen area with a bedroom, large bathroom, seperate toilet and laundry room. The well maintained private enclosed garden, accessed via an impressive stone gated turret with parking, several stone-paved terraced areas and a private heated swimming pool. This is a really stunning property and would make a wonderful family home. Well situated in a pretty village with commerces and only a short drive East of Carcassonne.
The central feature is a traditional raised hearth fireplace with open access on each side opening onto the kitchen and living areas.
A compact WC, wash hand basin and storage cupboard to the rear of the entrance hall.
The lounge is full height to the beams of the original barn overlooked by a large gallery. It features an inglenook style fireplace with a large Yotul wood burning stove. There is ample space for dining. The staircase to the upperfloor runs along the sidewall rising to the gallery above which provides an excellent study.
The fitted kitchen is by Chalon and incorporates an oak-topped island. The gas fuelled Aga has an added module of 4 rings and built-in electric oven. Integrated fridge freezer is by Sub Zero and dish drawers by Fisher & Paykel.
The kitchen is adjoined by a hardwood conservatory installed by Hampton Conservatories which provides an ideal dining area.
Stone floor bedroom with French doors opening onto garden pool area
This marble wall and floored ensuite comprises a fitted sink unit with bath and full wall mirror. It also contains a long walk in shower with seated platform
This cosy bedroom has an original internal hatch like window which opens onto the living area. It is an original feature of the house which was attached to the barn and would have been used for observing the animals below.
The master bedroom is a large living space with a feature fireplace and original beams. Its French style windows open onto both the garden and idyllic village Church spire.
This generous ensuite is connected to the Master bedroom via a dressing area with built in wardrobes. Separate WC. Claw foot bath. Luxurious glass fronted shower. Stylish wash stand.