Ref.3570 : Beautiful french house for sale 50 km from Paris.
The property is located in the town of Barbizon, mythical place of pre-impressionist painting in France. This former lumberjacks hamlet welcomed in 1830 all the painters who came to seek inspiration beside an intact nature. The forest of Fontainebleau remains an inexhaustible subject. And it is in this picture on the background of majestic trees and rocks planted there as if by magic, that this house reveals all its splendor.
The main building in neo-Norman style dates from the early twentieth century. Completely renovated by its current occupants, today it combines modernism and the comfort of the latest technologies with the charm of older styles.
With an area of approximately 800 sqm, it is composed as follows:
-On the ground floor, an entrance with cloakroom, toilet, and shower. Then, the departure of two symmetrical staircases with carved wood. Access to the living rooms through a long gallery, fully glazed, overlooking the garden. A bedroom with a fireplace. 3 large rooms used as living room, library and office, each with a monumental fireplace neo-Gothic with carved stone. A laundry room. A large kitchen open to a dining area. This room reveals the warm and friendly side of the property. A service staircase leads upstairs.
-On the 1st floor, a long corridor serves 5 bedrooms with their bathrooms. A fitness room and a large room used as a workshop.
All rooms enjoy a high brightness. The bathrooms are covered with marble of very high quality. A staircase goes up to the attic.
A large basement houses the boiler room and a wine cellar.
There are also old mechanisms of sash windows that dressed the gallery of the ground floor before they were replaced by fixed openings much more insulating.
The property has a completely independent caretaker's house with its own private garden.
The house, with an area of about 190 sqm is composed, on the ground floor: an artist's studio with kitchenette and toilet and on the first floor, the caretaker's housing.
The house is in the middle of a park of over a hectare, adorned with rocks typical of the forest of Fontainebleau and ancient trees. Several patios are the connection between the house and the garden. A path made precisely in the axis of the interior gallery of the property leads to a pool worthy of grand palaces. It is covered with a glass roof that allows you to enjoy all year and opens on the outside when the beautiful days arrive. Toilets, shower, and sauna are obviously present. And, to further support the friendly side, a bar connect the inside and outside of the pool. The building area is about 190 sqm. An outside staircase leads to the basement which houses the impressive heating, filtration, cleaning, and air dehumidifier.