This exceptional property is less than 10 minutes' drive from La Souterraine, a beautiful and historic town with every amenity possible, local markets and fabulous French restaurants. It is also only 5 minutes from the A20 motorway, 40 minutes from Limoges and its airport, making it a perfect commute from the UK. With its beautifully repointed walls, large open living space and originality both inside and outside, we offer you a perfect home in a quite village minutes from all you need in France, good food, fine living, sunshine and lakes. Upon arrival we find ample space for parking, we enter the house via the entrance porch and arrive at the chic and equally good size fitted kitchen, large oven and gas hob and extractor fan fitted wine cooler, a wood burner with its original chimney surround all illuminated by a multitude of windows and the French doors which lead you to the garden behind the house. We also find to the rear of the kitchen a separate WC. After we return to a large open living space of nearly 55m ², consisting of a good size lounge, again a wood burner with its original chimney surround with 4 areas creating the one large living space consisting of a large seating area in front of the fire office dining room and music area. Gorgeous tiled floor, well insulated and lots of character kept during the renovations and equally well illuminated with five large windows. On the first floor we find 2 double bedrooms one with dressing room, the other with large space for furniture and one of the finest bathrooms, with separate shower, one could hope to find. The attic has been converted into a large room of about 42 m² which is currently used as a bedroom studio (art) office and music center with beautiful A-Frame, treated, electric radiator and air conditioning system. The room has in place the pipework in order to create an ensuite here (cold and hot water and a waste pipe) so there are many possibilities with a room of this size. All the openings of the house are double glazed, and the roof has been generously insulated, offering good protection for the cold in winter, and against the heat of summer. However each room also has its electric heater if necessary. Access to the barn is possible via the kitchen or the garden. Here we find a laundry space, hot water tank and storage cupboard. The barn has 2 floors with plenty of space for workshops or further extension of the house. The property benefits from a new septic tank which conforms with the SPANC regulations, we also find a well, rainwater reservoir and outside tap. 2 minutes walk from the local Chateau which offers a restaurant, gourmet food, bed and breakfast and a pool available to neighbors, this house offers a truly privileged location. Limoges airport is 45 minutes the town of La Souterraine is 10 minutes away and you will have all the services and shops you need. There is a leisure lake 5 minutes away and Lake Eguzon at 20 minutes offers its beaches and slides. This house also comes with an area of woodland - providing fuel for your wood burners, which is just a few kilometres away from the property. And the village has a weekly schedule of local grocers that pass through the village offering their foods for sale.