The building is situated in Beziers, officially the oldest town in France, and positioned a few yards from the side door to the beautiful Parc Des Poetes entrance. It is a Haussmannien
"Maison De Maitre" house from 1900. It has ornate facades and a large entrance hall with winding staircases. There are 2 buildings with 5 and 4 apartments respectively, one apartment on each floor. The patio gives onto a large sunken garden. The house is situated within a few minutes walking distance of shopping mall, train and bus station, (including airport bus,) daily market on Allees Paul Riquet, post, banks, restaurants, and bars. We have our own Beziers Galeries Lafayette and petit train service.
The apartment for sale is on the 2nd floor and consists of a living room and 2 bedrooms, all with French windows opening onto the balcony, which runs the whole length of the flat and faces South to the sea road, with the Pyrenees to the SW. The kitchen faces West and has a traditional French 2 part porcelain sink. There is a bathroom with bidet, sink and bath with shower above, and a separate toilet and washbasin. Gas centrally heated with Viessmann chauffage unit in the kitchen, all rooms lead off the hallway. The apartment was completely rewired when bought by myself, all the original Belle Epoche wall lights were replaced, in order to retain the home's atmosphere.
The apartment will be sold furnished, with a washer, fridge-freezer, microwave, cooker, L-shaped sofa, tables and chairs, TV, single and double bed unit in one bedroom, and double antique French bed in the main bedroom. and dresser/bedding chests. Also, bedding, cooking and eating utensils, bedding, and curtains, etc. Therefore, the apartment will be ready to live in, immediately. There is 2 floor two ceiling wardrobe/cupboards in the living room and main bedroom, and a fitted safe in one cupboard.
The basement opens from its own private door on the ground floor and leads down a sloping passage to a large 50m2 floor space, with wooden ceiling beams. 50 sq. meters of grey laminate flooring, plus beams and wooden floor, and all the additional tools needed for laying the floor, (total over 1,500 Euros,) will be included in the sale price. The basement has an electricity and water supply and a waste pipe for a potential bathroom. The door and one of the two windows open directly onto the large sunny garden, used for sunbathing and eating outside.
The house is situated about 20 minutes walk from the Unesco site Canal Du Midi, with its 9 locks, 20 minutes drive or 35 minutes by local bus, to several seasides, (Sauvignon, Valras Plage, Vendres, Portiragnes,) and 10 minutes walk through the medieval city to Cathedrale St. Nazaire and the Roman arenas.
As stated on home description:- living room has TV, large sofa, coffee table, trunk/TV stand, built-in floor ceiling storage cupboard, muslin curtain
Kitchen:-washing machine, electric cooker, fridge freezer, microwave, table, and 2 chairs, storage units, French traditional 2-part porcelain sink, blind at the window.
Hall:- Occasional table for letters etc.
Bathroom:- bidet, bath/shower/sink.
Toilet:- hand washbasin, toilet cleaning set.
Bedroom one:- Antique double French bed, dresser, 2 bedside cabinets for storage, floor to ceiling cupboard/wardrobe.
Supply of assorted bedding and duvet.
Bedroom two:- Double bed and single bed bunk unit, decorated in "four-poster" style. Bedding and duvet. Trunk for bedding etc. Bedside table. Muslin curtains in all windowed rooms.