Magnificent 6 bedroom mansion in Montchat village, Lyon 3.
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Stunning 19th Century property (1889) with 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3 WCs, lounge, dining room, open kitchen, entrance hall, 2 attics, 3 cellars, terrace, garage, heated outdoor swimming pool and lovely, park-like garden with trees, dining area, vegetable garden and fountains. Quiet area, between Grange Blanche metro station and Reconnaissance-Balzac tram station.
Here are the main features of this rare property, spread out on 3 floors:
•Light thanks to large windows and high ceilings (3m25 on ground and first floor).
•Quiet, in a small street, far away from neighbours.
•Spacious, with 3 floors plus large cellars and storage area underground as well as the gardens.
•Wooden floor in lounge, 2nd floor bedrooms and bathroom.
•Stone tiled floor in entrance hall, kitchen, dining room and 3rd floor bathroom.
•Carpeted floor in 3rd floor bedrooms, corridor and landing.
•Land tax: 4000 EUR per year.
The visitor is greeted by an open iron porch that leads into the entrance hall (15 m²). A first WC (2 m²) is to the left. The lounge (57 m²) is straight ahead and overlooks the garden on two sides. To the right of the lounge is the dining room (16 m²) that also overlooks the garden. The open kitchen (17 m²) is off the dining room and is equipped with oven, ventilator, gas stove, large work surface, cupboards and drawers.
A wooden staircase leads up from the entrance hall on the left to the second floor landing (3.5 m²) via a WC (2 m²) half way up the stairs which has numerous shelves on the walls. Bedroom 1 (19 m²) is immediately to the left and has an en suite bathroom (10 m²). Bedroom 2 (23 m²) is off the bathroom, has a dressing area and bathroom, marble fireplace and a view of the garden. Bedroom 3 (16 m²) is on the right of the landing; bedroom 4 (16 m²) is accessed through bedroom 3 and has access to a small outdoor terrace (4 m²). The wooden staircase on the second floor landing continues up to the third floor. The corridor (10 m²) leads on the left to a WC (1.8 m²), then bedroom 5 (27 m²) which has wooden beams, a washbasin, en suite bathroom (5.6 m²) including heated towel rail, 2 large velux windows as well as normal windows and a view of the garden. Bedroom 6 (16 m²), at the end of the corridor, has a washbasin and velux window. This room needs repainting. Two attics (19 and 14 m²) are situated on the corridor; each has a velux window.
The basement consists of a technical storage area (20 m²) with the hot water tank and boiler, and 3 cellars (30, 16 and 10 m²), ideal for storing wine.
Perhaps the most charming aspect of this property is the fantastic garden. There are lots of different areas, perfect for a multitude of uses - vegetable garden, fountains, lawn, terrace, outdoor dining area.
Montchat is famous for having a village-like atmosphere with its tree-lined main street, Cours du Docteur Long, its traditional shops and its residential, relaxed feel and friendly locals. There is a food market twice a week. The Edouard-Heriot Hospital is close by and indeed many doctors and medical staff live in this area, known for its calm.