- Beautifully renovated 3-bed village house
- Peaceful courtyard garden & gallery/workshop space
- Central location in a very pretty bastide village with central market square
- Shops, restaurants, amenities, weekly market, night markets all on the doorstep
- Original character features retained
- Newly installed electrics, plumbing & under-floor heating
- Lovely river-side walks nearby
- Plenty of river-dipping & picnicking opporunities
- 10mins from the town of Duras
- 1hr15mins from central Bordeaux
This beautifully renovated 3-bed village house has so many interesting features - it’s a joy to just wonder around. The secluded inner-courtyard is the perfect place to enjoy meals and drinks and the gallery/workshop is a valuable space. Monségur is a beautiful old bastide village that hosts weekly and night markets as well as an annual jazz festival. There’s always something going on here!
Completely renovated over the last few years, the original brick and stone walls are intact, as are the beautiful wooden beams and fireplaces. All the modern creature comforts such as the underfloor heating, plumbing and electrics have all been done - all you have to do is move in. There’s a total of 175m2 habitable space. Here’s the layout:
Open plan living space with American kitchen (58m2)
Boiler room / Laundry room with WC
Landing / office space (11m2)
Bedroom (14m2) with dressing room (6m2)
Shower room (7.6m2)
Master bedroom (36m2)
In the centre of the house is the walled courtyard with lovely planting and plenty of space for tables and chairs.
Across the courtyard and with independent entrance onto the pretty square in the village centre is the workshop / gallery space (33m2)
Monségur is a beautiful bastide village, centred around a covered market place in the village square. This is also where you will find this property, right in the heart of things. There is always something going on here. The weekly fresh produce market, night markets and, of course, the annual ‘Swing festival’, Monségur is a highly sought after location. Although there is no private parking with the house, there is plenty of parking in and around the square.
There are a number of restaurants, cafés and shops as well as a cinema, pharmacy, doctor, school and a supermarket on the edge of town. The river Drops runs along at the edge of town and there are some beautiful river walks. It’s the perfect spot to cool off on a hot day, or wander down with picnic and enjoy a long, leisurely lunch in the summer. Monségur is just 10mins from Duras with its’ famous chateaux and excellent selection of pretty restaurants and cafés, it’s a popular destination for visitors. The centre of Bordeaux (and the airport) are just over an hour’s drive. Alternatively, you could head south to the city of Agen, which is also just over an hour’s drive.
At a glance:
Habitable space: 175m2
Year of construction: 1800
Taxe foncière: €500
Heating: Gas central heating / under floor
Distance to shops: On the doorstep
Distance to airport: 1hr 10mins
Please note: All locations and sizes are approximate. La Résidence has made every effort to ensure that the details and photographs of this property are accurate and in no way misleading. However, this information does not form part of a contract and no warranties are either given or implied.