Old French cottage 'La perruche'
(the Parakeet) for sale in the Loire in France.

11th February 2010

 

This old cottage is on the map as La Perruche (her name means the parakeet) near the town of Grand Pressigny.
It has more charm than substance, however there is a communal water well, a part which is completely demolished ( but with all the stone available) and is in a pleasant setting with the nearest neighbour on the opposite side of the road.

Water and electricity are on site but uninstalled.

 

cottage in france for sale

 

Access to the cottage is via your drive whic h the neighbour has a right of way   Stone built cottage in france
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Not for the feint hearted but a potential delight. The cottage stands on a hill overlooking the attractive market town of Grande Pressigny where there is good shopping, hotels, restaurants, a swimming pool, tennis courts and horse riding as well as a medieval castle now housing a museum of pre-history.

The cottage itself is in a derelict condition, originally with fireplace in the main room, the loft above has enough headroom to make 2 rooms. There are 2 plots, consisting of  635 + 510 sq m totalling 1145 sq m

his plan shows the 2 plots, bought as a pair to extend the garden and access points

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Click the picture to enlarge and see where it is in relation
to Tours and some local places of historical interest to visit.

map of grande pressigny france

This map is highlighted with a red square at the top end -
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In this region Indre et Loire (37) vienne (86) Indre (36) little known to most is the rolling countryside, full of small winding travel ways, carpeted with wild flowers, this rich pastoral landscape, the garden of France, spattered with castles and ancient ruins will captivate you once sampled. The market towns come alive with colour on market days, winters are generally milder than the UK, Follow the Tours / Paris race and it is a mere 250k to Paris

 

e mail in the 1st instance to croncraft AT bulldoghome.com

 

 

Phone 00357 24 6654088
Fax    00357 24 627489

holiday@windowoncyprus.com 

 

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