South West Aveyron. A barn with luxury living space offering panoramic views.

Reference: 5001

See video Contemporary €168000
3 1 1 167 sq m Lescure Jaoul Toulouse Blagnac 1 hour 43 minutes, 126km.


18 minutes or 14kms to La Fouillade, with its Intermarche supermarket, doctors and schools ans shops. Toulouse Blagnac airport is 1 hour 40 minutes .

Situated on the edge of a tiny rural community, this 100 year old barn has been tastefully transformed by the current owners into a  luxury loft style home with the most amazing southerly views over open countryside towards the Pyrenees. The living accommodation occupies the upper level of the property allowing the 200m2 of space on the lower ground floor level to be used as a workshop, artist’s studio, or, indeed, additional accommodation.

The House.

The house has been extremely well insulated with all the external walls being dry-lined and insulated, the ceiling and the floor. All but the character front door has been double glazed, and there is all new plumbing and all new electrics.  The house also has a newly created fosse septique system.

The entrance into the house is through an original character front door with a glazed opening panel.

The entrance hall, 8.2m x 1.7m, runs along the side of the house leading into the Living space and into the sleeping area. The floor is tiled, there is a cloakroom with wall-hung W.c.,and there is a window overlooking the side garden, and a pair of glazed doors leading into the Living room. A large built in storage cupboard is located in the wall opposite the side window.

The Living Space. 11.9m x 10.2m, including an attached covered terrace area of 30m2 with amazing southerly views over the Tarn.. The first thing you notice is the original restored chestnut flooring. Ceiling lighting is from inset L.e.d lights. The overall impression is a large, comfortable space in which to relax. There are windows and openings to three sides designed to create the effect of looking at landscape paintings, and a built in wood burning stove. In the far corner is a fitted modern kitchen with built under oven, gas hob, stainless steel extractor, integrated dishwasher and integrated fridge/freezer. Sliding double glazed doors lead out onto a 30m2 covered terrace area with far reaching southerly views. Provision has been made on the terrace for a summer kitchen.

Bedroom 1, 4.7m x 4.4m, with chestnut floor, electric radiator, built in wardrobes and double glazed French doors with guard rail to the side.

Bedroom 2, 4.4m x 3.9m, chestnut floor, electric radiator and built in wardrobe.

Bedroom 3, 4m x 3.9m, chestnut floor, built in wardrobe.

Shower room, 7m2,  an ultra modern space with tiled floor, part tiled walls. The room has a large walk in shower area with thermostatic shower, a custom built shelving area with sit on deluxe basin, electric towel radiator, inset ceiling lights and a ceiling air extraction system.

The Lower Ground Floor.

Accessed from the front and the rear by wide sliding doors. 20.16m x 10m. Space to do almost whatever you want and in excellent condition.  The hot water cylinder for the house is mounted in a purpose built room.  Endless possibilities.

The property is situate centrally on 1670m2 (0.412 acres) of land which is mainly rough grass.