Beautiful 18th century estate with manor house and separate large country house currently run as a very successful B&B. With a total of 10 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, a pool, beautiful grounds, stunning views of the Pyrenees this is a fabulous property in a great location just 20 mins north of the city of Pau.
Once through the gates of this property you feel as if you have entered into a world of times past. Two beautiful houses full of character and carefully renovated for comfortable modern living surrounded by 1.5 ha of lawn, rose gardens, forest and fields. Situated on a hillside on the outskirts of the village of Serres Castet, (a lively village with a multitude of amenities, associations and services.) This property brings an opportunity to live like a king while running a B&B business on your doorstep in a peaceful environment but with all the advantages of being close to the city of Pau, and within 10 minutes of the International Pau Pyrenees airport and Bayonne/Toulouse/Bordeaux motorways. Ski stations and beautiful Basque coastline and beaches within less than 1.30h drive.
Formerly the home of the Peyret family, their grandson Alexis became a political and literary man who was exiled to Argentina and later renowned as a great poet.
Retaining many original features, such as the huge open fireplaces, small glass paned french doors and dormer windows in the roof.
Large living room and entrance hall with original Béarnaise fireplace, terracotta tiled floors and wood beam ceiling. 2 sets of glass paned french doors and front door bring in lots of light.
Sitting room with wood burning stove, wood floors and 4 sets of french doors
Dining room with wood floors and wood beam ceiling.
Small hallway leading to a WC, laundry room
Modern fitted kitchen with original fireplace leading through to a lovely bright dining room with a mountain view and double doors leading out onto a terrace with bread oven/BBQ.
Landing leading to bedroom 1 with ensuite bathroom.
Bedroom 3 with fireplace, lounge area and ensuite bathroom with bath and shower and WC
Office/children’s bedroom with ensuite shower room.
Landing leading to bedroom 4 and 5 both with ensuite shower rooms and WC.
Country house (Bed and Breakfast)
The layout of this property for a B&B business is hard to beat and provides 5 beautiful bedrooms in excellent condition.
A large entrance hallway perfect to welcome guests.
A large sitting room with open fireplace
Bedroom 1 with ensuite bathroom and WC
Bedroom 2 with ensuite shower room and WC
Dining room and small discreet kitchen area ideal for breakfast preparation and service
Independent WC, boiler room and wine cellar.
landing leading to:
Bedroom 3 with ensuite bathroom
Bedroom 4 with ensuite bathroom
Bedroom 5 with ensuite bathroom
Over 1.5 ha of well maintained grounds with rose garden, forest and fields. Restored dovecote and swimming pool.