Detached rural house, fabulous views, 4 ensuites, pool and 1.75ha land. Welcome to our house situated in the last valley in France just a short 30 minute drive from the Spanish border.The area of the Haut Vallespir in the beautiful Pyrenees Orientales is an unspoiled area of France offering a laid back life style. We are fortunate that not only are the French and Spanish beaches within easy reach but there are also skiing opportunities in winter not only French resorts but also Spanish and Andorran. Argeles sur Mer is just over an hour away with Collioure being accessible in 80 minutes. You can reach Vallter 2000 skiing resort in about 60 minutes. There is a good golf course, Falgos just over a thirty minute drive. The house was built in the 1970ies but was enlarged and modernised about 12 years ago. It is set in 17500 sq.metres of land. The views of the mountains gently meandering down to the Mediterranean are truly breathtaking. It is secluded but not isolated. There are neighbours a five minute walk away. There are quite a number of different nationalities in the area, French, Brits, Belgians, Germans, Dutch etc. From the covered patio you enter the fully fitted kitchen diner with log burner. From there you access the 28 sq.m lounge with sloping ceiling and wood beams, 2 double patio doors inviting the outside in and log burner. There is a large hallway with toilet and utility room with the central heating boiler. A door leads to the rear green. Stairs lead to the first floor where you find 4 double bedrooms. Bedroom 1 is 18sq.m with 2 windows looking east and north, fitted wardrobes and overhead cupboards unit with a tiled shower room with jet shower. Bedroom 2 is similar size with 1 window looking towards the pool and the showerroom window looking down the valley to the east towards the Med. It has a large fitted mirrored wardrobe. Bedroom 3 is 20sq.m with its own patio doors leading to a small terrace and steps down towards the drive.It also has a large mirrored fitted wardrobe. Bedroom4 is the 25sq.m master with patio doors and Juliet balcony looking north to the hills. The bathroom has a spa bath. There is an exterior door before the stairs leading to the second floor. On this level is an office and storage area of 18sq.m with access to the terrace giving yet more bmagnificent panoramic views. The property is fully double glazed and has gas central heating. It has it's own water supply and septic tank drainage. Outside is the 8 x4.5 m swimming pool with patio area. Various flower beds and a vegetable plot.There is even your own forest! A large garage/workshop, a pool house, a garden shed are to be found also. There is a storage area accessed from the front terraced patio which could be turned into a summer kitchen. The village of Serralongue has a primary school with the secondary school about 40 minutes away. It has a bar with restaurant. A wider selection of shops is available at the beautiful walled town of Prats de Mollo a 20 minutes drive. There is a dentist in the village, with doctors a 20 minute drive away. The nearest hospital is at Ceret 45 minutes drive. The house with its en-suite bedrooms would be suitable as a b&b . We used it successfully for many years as a gite business.In high season we charged £800 per week. We are fortunate to have a large choice of airports. Perpignan is 90 minutes, Beziers about 2 hours, Carcassonne about the same. Toulouse is a bit further at under 3 hours as is Montpelier.. We also have Girona in Spain at about 2 hours and Barcelona can be reached in less than 3 hours. The high speed train stops at Perpignan for Paris and Barcelona and can also be caught at Figueres, about the same distance. The exit from the A9 at Le Boulou is under an hour. These are only brief details. Do not hesitate me to discuss anything else you would like to know .