Best Limousin Property for Sale in 2017

A selection of ten of the best Limousin properties on the market in 2017

Limousin property for sale

The Limousin region of south-west France is hugely popular with property seekers from the UK. This may be as a result of its having featured frequently in property programmes such as A Place in the Sun, Grand Designs and No Going Back (Most Popular TV Programmes about French Property). These TV shows highlighted the attractions of the region, which is noted for its lovely green countryside, its many lakes, its great fishing and its cheap property. And, the region is the least populated in mainland France. Only Corsica has more space per head of populace. The Limousin has only 740,743 inhabitants on an area of around 17,000 sq km. This gives it a tranquil, rural feeling, and makes it a great escape from overcrowded Britain.

Cheap property in Limousin to be found in 2017

In spite of its attraction for property seekers, the Limousin retains its reputation for offering excellent value properties. And in 2017, many properties are being reduced in price to sell quickly. This makes Limousin property even more attractive.

Renovation property in Limousin

Not only is property in the region around the cheapest in France, there is also a lot of cheap renovation property (House Renovations in France). This offers you the chance to improve a property and make a real profit when you sell. Or, to own a super home for less cash!

Limousin properties with lakes

It's also probably the best place in the country to find a property with a fishing lake (French Properties with Lakes). There are many wonderful leisure lakes in the region too, making it a perfect place for activity loving families. So many lakes, in fact, that the Limousin is known as "The land of a thousand lakes"!

Property for sale in Limousin with land

The fact that the Limousin has a sparse population means that the houses that exist there often have much more space around them than in other, more densely populated regions. Many properties have their own land, ranging from large gardens for relaxing in to vast spreads of farmland. The region is perfect for those who want to keep horses (Horses in France), for example, as landed properties are comparatively cheap.

Luxury property in Limousin

The Limousin has lots of cheap property, but it also has some stunning luxury and character properties.

Flights to Limousin and TGV access

Some years ago, the Limousin was not so popular with house hunters from the UK, as it was difficult to access. These days, though, with budget airlines like Ryanair and the extending of the TGV rail network, it's easy to reach. Limoges, the capital city, has both an airport and a TGV station. There is also an airport south of Brive la Gaillarde, with direct flights to/from the UK. Poitiers in Poitou-Charentes is an option too, with an airport and TGV station.

Driving to the Limousin

If you're driving to the region, the excellent auto route system will get you there in just four hours from Paris. It's about 390 kilometres. Driving from Calais will take about six hours.

Love the Limousin in 2017

The Limousin could be just the French region to fall in love with in 2017. Whoever you are, and whatever you're looking for, everyone loves a bargain. So we've pulled together a list of ten of the best properties currently on the market. Fall in love with a property in the Limousin today.

 
 

   House to renovate
Limousin
Creuse

NOW SOLD

House to renovate

12,000 Euros

House to renovate comprising of one room on the ground floor and one room on the first floor. Attached barn. No electricity, water or drainage system. Garden behind of 685m².

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Detached Edge of Town House, Garage, and Detached Garden of 585m² Riverside Setting
Limousin
Haute-Vienne

Detached Edge of Town House, Garage, and Detached Garden of 585m² Riverside Setting

39,600 Euros

This stone built property is situated on the edge of the small town of Magnac Laval which has all facilities including a Supermarket, Bar/Restaurant, Chemist, Boulangerie, Ironmongers and lots more. The house has been completely re-roofed in 2007. Mains electric, water, telephone and drainage are connected. Oil fired central heating (repairs needed). The popular town of Bellac is 20 minutes distance. Limoges airport just 55 minutes.

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Presbytere Former 4 Bedrooms To Renovate
Limousin
Haute-Vienne

Presbytere Former 4 Bedrooms To Renovate

64,000 Euros

OLD VILLAGE RECTORY, BARN, AND LARGE GARDEN IN ST BONNET-DE-BELLAC (87300), village on the N147 with bakery / grocery store, and 2 bar-restauranst.The former rectory of the village is a beautiful home to be renovated, with spacious rooms, high ceilings and wood panelling in some of the rooms. Surface area of approximately 220m². tiled entrance hall with door that opens onto the garden at the back and beautiful oak staircase on the right hand side.

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Charming renovated village house with gardens & a field
Limousin
Haute-Vienne

Charming renovated village house with gardens & a field

70,000 Euros

This enchanting village property is a delight to take in. Just a stones throw away from a popular restaurant, this property has everything you need and is ready to move into. Renovated to a high standard, there is a pretty garden to the front and a further garden & parking area across the road. The house is heated by wood & electric and it also benefits from being connected to the mains drains. The large town of Bellac is accessible in around 10 mins and Limoges airport is just 45 mins away.

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Beautifully renovated town property with garage, courtyard and garden
Limousin
Haute-Vienne

Beautifully renovated town property with garage, courtyard and garden

110,000 Euros

Reputed to have been built from the stones of the old town château, dating back 300 years, this village property is a real gem. Situated at the end of a cul-de-sac, but within walking distance to the town centre of Magnac Laval, where you will find numerous shops, café/bars, a supermarket with petrol station and a train station. Tastefully renovated retaining lots of original features, but with a modern take and modern day comforts.

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Small Château to Renovate
Limousin
Haute-Vienne

Small Château to Renovate

265,250 Euros

An unmissable opportunity to acquire this amazing property. Surrounded by the beautiful Limousin countryside, yet Limoges is just 14kms away. You can have the best of both worlds. There is a project,but this means that it retains most of its original features. There are great transport links with Limoges airport & the A20 motorway are approx 30 mins away.

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Magnificent 14th century chateau in need of attention!
Limousin
Corrèze

Magnificent 14th century chateau in need of attention!

336,000 Euros

Beautiful CHATEAU requiring renovation: stunning FEATURES throughout, over 1 hectare of land, beautiful VIEWS and just 8km from the AIRPORT. Would make a wonderful B&B project!

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Spacious house in use as B&B, gîte, barn, 2 lakes and land
Limousin
Haute-Vienne

Spacious house in use as B&B, gîte, barn, 2 lakes and land

383,250 Euros

his is an impressive property, tucked away in a beautiful corner of rural France. The main house is ideal to use as a B&B, since there are a bedroom and bathroom downstairs, and 3 bedrooms with their own en suites upstairs. There are also a large conservatory, a lounge, kitchen and dining area. The gîte is attached to the main house, and comprises a big lounge with impressive fireplace and open plan kitchen downstairs and a large bedroom with en suite, and a lounge area upstairs.

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   Situated in the heart of the Creuse countryside in the Limousin region of France
Limousin
Creuse

Situated in the heart of the Creuse countryside in the Limousin region of France

700,000 Euros

Situated in the heart of the Creuse countryside in the Limousin region of France, just 5 minutes from the town of Gueret is this stunning 17th century chateau with country deer park of 44 hectares with 2 lakes and stunning views. The main chateau is 350m2 habitable surface, and a little tired internally but generally in good condition and consists of 4 reception rooms, 2 kitchens, chapel, 11 bedrooms and numerous toilets and bathrooms.

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   Situated in an elevated position with 360
Limousin
Creuse

Situated in an elevated position with 360

845,000 Euros

Situated in an elevated position with 360 and deg; views over the Creuse countryside is this magnificent twelfth century château set in 3.7 hectares of parkland. Dating from circa 1174 this is one of the oldest medieval castles in the Limousin with history dating back to the Knights Templar, and was originally built as a hilltop defence castle with walled battlements.

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