The house (99 m2) is located in the pretty village of Joucou in the Pays de Sault, a popular tourist route in the Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon. The three bedroomed property overlooks the river Rebenty and has views of the Pyrenees. The area is perfect for mountain walks, cycling, birdwatching, fishing and admiring the butterflies as well as the flora and fauna. For the more adventurous there is horse riding, canoeing, climbing, caving and white- water rafting.
The doubled glazed house comes fully furnished and consists of tiled floors downstairs and a spiral staircase to the 1st and 2nd floors. The house is connected to mains sewerage and water is heated by electricity. Heating in the house comprises of a log burner and electric fires and electric radiator.
The ground floor comprises of a large lounge/living area, large fitted kitchen/dining room and toilet and small sink. The kitchen has a double sink, gas cooker (bottled gas) washing machine and a large hot water tank. On the 1st floor there are three bedrooms, (master bedroom has en-suite) plus there is also a separate toilet, shower, and washbasin.
The 2nd-floor loft (27 m2) is used as a 4th bedroom and general storage area/drying room. Included in the price is a large barn/garage (70 m2) which could be converted into a gite. There are also 5 plots of land totaling 6048 m2.
Local shops, doctors, bars, restaurants, pharmacy are a 15-minute drive to the towns of Axat and Espezel. Mobile shops (baker, fishmonger, butcher, general grocery provisions along with fruit and vegetables) come to the village every week. The nearest large towns, Quillan and Limoux, are approximately 30 minutes' drive away. The cities of Carcassonne and Perpignan are 70 km away, as are the Mediterranean beaches. Several ski stations are a 30-minute drive away and the slopes of Andorra are a 90-minute drive.
Nearest airports: Toulouse (approx 2 hour drive): Carcassonne (1 hour drive): Beziers (2 hour drive): Perpignan (60 minute drive): Girona: 3 hour drive): Barcelona (4 hour drive)
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