€551,000 House Le Mourtis
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- Ski Area
- Pyrenees - Haute Garonne
- Ski Resort
- Le Mourtis
- Price / Ref
agency fees included: 5 % TTC to be paid by the buyer (€525,000 without fees)
- Beds / Bath
- 4 / 3
- Land M2 / Hab M2
- 17840 / 160
Absolutely stunning renovation of an old hayloft, this beautiful 4-bedroom home is situated on the edge of a pretty village with superb views from the large terrace. Option Four with approx. 17840 m2 of land, private lane and parking. Perfect for horses
- 30 minutes drive to ski resort
- Outstanding 180+ views.
- Mountain views.
- Open parking belonging to the property.
- Golf course within 1 hour.
- Walking distance to restaurant.
- Walking distance to bar.
- Balcony, terrace or garden providing an area large enough for dining.
This beautiful eco lodge has been renovated with exceptional taste throughout using natural and ecological materials. Situated close to skiing, cycling, lakes, mountain bike routes, lovely walks and hikes in this small mountain village. Suitable for horses with stables for 2/3 horses and approximately 17840 m2 of land.
Only 1h15 minutes to Toulouse airport, 1h to Tarbes/Lourdes airport and 15 minutes to the A64 motorway. A short drive to the popular tourist attractions St Bertrand de Comminges and Bagneres de Luchon, the “Queen of the Pyrenees”.
SKI INFORMATION • 27-minute drive to Le Mourtis Ski Resort (19 km) • 27-minute drive to Superbagneres Ski Resort (21 km)
The owner is offering 5 different options for buying this property. Option four is described below: This beautiful home has been lovingly renovated by the owners with excellent taste. They are offering 4 different options to buy (each option has a different amount of land available). Option four is the house as described below and includes a total of 17840 m2 of land. There is a large car park and a passage at the rear giving access to the stable, the barn and the garage. At the front there is an orchard with ancient varieties of fruit trees (apple, pear, plum, cherry, vine and an acacia pergola). A second orchard extends from the car park and the wooden fence in front of the stable and barn to the fence stone wall along the creek with plum, fig, cherry, peach and Mirabelle trees. An additional large plot of land below the car park completes the grounds bordered on both sides with stone walls. The bottom parcel of land measures 11460 m2 (5000 of which has a positive CU), again bordered by two stone walls and finished with the little stream that runs by. There is a long private driveway hedged with lavender, plants and shrubs that leads up to the property.
GROUND FLOOR Under the staircase up to the hayloft conversation is a door leading into a storage room for skis, bicycles and other outdoor equipment. The large garage is entered via the driveway and leads out to the stables and barn. Two areas to the side of the garage lead into a workshop and the boiler room.
FIRST FLOOR As you climb the external staircase leading up to the living accommodation prepare to be surprised. The stairs open out onto the large wooden decked terrace with superb views over the land to the Pic du Gar and mountains – the view is wide angle and wonderful. Glass windows and doors lead into this beautiful living accommodation.
OPEN PLAN LIVING ROOM This huge (70 m2) loft style living area is stunning with oiled solid oak wooden floor and exposed loft and beams, hemp insulation – completely renovated with ecological natural materials and no work required. The room is divided into a comfortable seating area, dining area and large open fully equipped kitchen. The windows and doors allow light to enter this room making it a bright, welcoming and wonderful area in which to live and the views across to the mountains. Completely private and not overlooked it feels like your own perfect hideaway yet is close to all amenities in the region. The owners have installed a new wooden pellet stove in this area in October 2017 which is a lovely additional providing clean and economical heating throughout and supplements the original oil central heating in the home. The kitchen opens into the entrance hall with a door out on to the terrace and there is a storage area for equipment and other items.
BEDROOMS From the lounge you access two beautiful bedrooms, again with the same quality of wooden floor, exposed beams and with its own contemporary and beautifully appointed shower room. There is a separate WC on this floor also. A modern metal staircase leads up to the attic floor.
ATTIC The attic floor has two bedrooms and an separate WC. There is a large bedroom with floor to ceiling windows situated over the garage. This beautiful room has a dressing area and separate modern shower room. The second open plan bedroom has a roll top bath and wash basin. This home is indeed a rare find. Completely renovated using quality materials, there is simply nothing to do apart from arrive and enjoy your time in this special and unusual home.
REGION The pretty village is just inside the Haute Pyrenees department, bordering the Haute Garonne and within easy reach of the following activities and amenities: • Downhill skiing, snowboarding, snow shoe walking and cross country skiing • Walking and hiking trails at all levels • Cycling (mountain biking and Tour de France climbs) • Paragliding, rafting and fishing • Adventure park • Lakes and Mountains • A renowned spa resort in Bagneres de Luchon with sulphurous hot springs, spa and swimming pool • Leisure airport (gliding, leisure flights etc) • Shops, cinema, restaurants and historical sites. • Less than 30 minutes away from the pretty Spanish villages with tapas bars and restaurants. Less than a 20-minute drive and you are in Bagneres de Luchon, the “Queen of the Pyrenees” where you will be spoilt for choice in terms of places to eat, things to do and places to relax. The Val d'Aran in Spain with its lovely villages with tapas restaurants, bars and shops is only 30 minutes away so you have access to these super locations in both France and Spain. The local train station at Montrejeau and the A64 motorway are just 15 minutes from the house.
Pyrenees - Haute Garonne Ski Area
The department of Haute-Garonne borders onto Spain in the south and forms part of the French Midi-Pyrénées region and is surrounded by the departments of Hautes-Pyrénées, Gers, Tarn-et-Garonne, Tarn, Aude, Ariège and the Val d’Aran in Spain.
The Garonne river rises from across from the Spanish border, descending for some 500km down through the Pyrénées mountains, via Toulouse into the Atlantic ocean at Bordeaux, leaving in its wake, beautiful lakes, powerful rapid waters and challenging peaks to explore.
In the summer, the region offers an amazing choice of activities including rafting, potholing, paragliding , climbing, golf, fishing, horse-riding, gliding, adventure parks, fabulous hikes, mountain bike and of course many Tour de France climbs for cyclists and bikers. Visitors are always amazed at the choice of activities, tourist attractions and friendly welcome on offer here right in the centre of the Pyrenees.
The proximity to Spain is a lovely extra little touch with the opportunity to experience two different cultures and sample the local tapas, sangria and rioja wine.
Toulouse is the main, international airport for the region, with daily flights to the UK and other European and long-haul destinations and Tarbes/Lourdes airport offers access in under an hour.
Motorway access to the villages is easy with routes from Bordeaux, Paris, Lyon and Marseille and you can also cruise overnight via ferry to Santander and Bilbao in Spain.
There is a choice of excellent ski resorts in the area catering for all abilities, including; Luchon Superbagneres (the second ski resort to open in France after Chamonix) with its excellent après-ski facilities. Imagine relaxing after a day’s skiing in the thermal spa, having a massage before enjoying a lovely meal with friends or even an English film at the little cinema in the centre of town! In 1854 Luchon received the title of "Queen of the Pyrenees" and it is easy to see why with its beautiful boulevard and impressive villas, spa, casino and mansions.
The resort of Le Mourtis is really geared towards families, looking for the facilities and activities that ensure their children are happy and entertained. Situated just 10km from St Beat, an historical Pyrenean village famous for its marble an just 5 minutes to the border of Spain.
If you’re a more advanced skier or snow-border, you will enjoy the resort of Peyragudes with its Vallee Blanche and fabulous snow record. You can drive to the resort or take advantage of the free bus from the centre of Luchon.
Bourg d’Oeuil is a charming small village nestling at the bottom of the Oueil valley and is the starting point for a variety of hiking trails. In Winter the village is a favourite for those looking to alpine ski and participate in snowshoeing.
And whilst here, why not sample skiing in Baqueira/Beret in Spain – a favourite with the Spanish Royal family.
Leggett have highly experienced Sales Agents who both live and work in the region and can provide you with invaluable advice and guidance to help you purchase your perfect property here in the heart of the beautiful Pyrenees mountains.
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Le Mourtis Ski Resort
Situated above Saint Beat, at the start of the Val d’Aran and only 1h 30 minutes from Toulouse, Le Mourtis is a family friendly ski resort. Located in the heart of a magnificent forest that is home to brown bears, deer and other small animals.
Le Mourtis has 23 km of pistes including 8 green, 5 blue, 5 red and 2 black runs ranging between 1380 m and 1816 m altitude. There are 13 lifts including 2 chair lifts and 2 rope tows, 2 ski schools (ESF and ESI) and a new snow park..
As a family friendly ski resort, children are well catered for at Le Mourtis. The nursery welcomes little ones and has a playroom, video and dormitory. Older children have their own club play space including 2 toboggan runs, 2 snow gardens, 4 lifts and the possibility of ski lessons.
In addition to downhill skiing, Le Mourtis also has 15 km of marked trails in the woods for cross-country skiing and 45 km of forest trails for snow shoeing . Mountain guides are available to take you on these trails if you wish. The resort also offers dog sleighing on a 5 km circuit.
At the foot of the slopes there are shops, restaurants, cafes, fitness area with a heated pool, jacuzzi, steam room and sauna.
Toulouse – 74 miles
Tarbes/Lourdes – 62 miles
Carcassonne – 124 miles
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