The stunning far reaching views across the French countryside towards the bastide town of Monflanquin put a big smile on everybody's face, before a foot has even been stepped into either property.
Sartre house has been lovingly furnished with care and attention to detail. All of the rooms are beautifully light and airy, with large doors and windows framing the stunning views across open countryside to the bastide town of Monflanquin. The living space is essentially open plan, providing the ultimate in comfortable luxury.
For the Cottage you enter through a shady vine covered terrace into the large open plan kitchen, lounge and dining area. The fully equipped kitchen is flooded with natural light and the cosy lounge has a wonderful log burning stove, comfy sofas and double doors leading onto another wonderful shady terrace area to the rear.
You approach Saltre from a long private drive leading from a quiet lane. There are lawns and gardens surrounding the properties, and open farmland as far as the eye can see. You are spoilt for choice when it comes to places to relax.
To the rear of the house there is a large covered terrace with dinning furniture and lounging chairs. This is where you will spend most of your time, admiring the views, watching the wildlife, listening to the peace and quiet of rural France.
To the rear of the cottage is another terrace, it is also a perfect spot to watch the wildlife pass by and the beautiful sunsets are a sight not to be missed.
The amazing contemporary swimming pool area is a unique space, cleverly designed, within the ruins of an old barn, with lots of space for lounging, relaxing and dining al fresco.
Eating, Dining and Drinking
For the house, the large kitchen dining area is fully equipped with everything you could need. With a large range cooker, microwave oven and enough utensils and crockery to make you feel perfectly at home. The dining area has a large dining table with steps leading down to the lounge area with its double height ceiling and three sets of large double doors leading out onto the terraces.
For the Cottage, the large kitchen area has a breakfast bar and is fully equipped with everything you could need. Leading from the kitchen is the dining area with a table and chairs that comfortably seats four.
There is also a large dining area within the walled swimming pool it is the dining al fresco that makes Saltre really special.
One thing you will notice when it comes to bedtime is the piece and quiet.
For the house, the staircase in the lounge area leads you up to the kingsize bedroom. Spanning the width of the house the bedroom has large windows to the rear to take in the spectacular views and double doors to the front leading out to a lovely private balcony. The en suite from the master bedroom has a huge shower and a stunning bath positioned in a fully glazed alcove. Who doesn't love a glass of champagne whilst sitting it the bath watching the sun set?
The ground floor bedroom has two single beds that can be pushed together to form a double and a sofa bed, perfect for children of all ages. There is a large shower room next to this bedroom.
For the Cottage, the large double bedroom is a lovely space with views across open countryside, lots of storage and a modern en suite shower room.
The large second bedroom has twin beds and views across the gardens. This also has its own en suite shower room.
If you are looking for a beautiful setting, with stunning views a great swimming pool, in a great location with a touch of comfortable luxury. You just found it!