For Sale

Maison Bourgeoise with Gite next to the River – Port Sainte Foy, France


Property ID

910 m2








This magnificent Grand Maison Bourgeoise was designed by Victor Louis, the architect behind Bordeaux’s Grand Théatre. It has overlooked the Old Port for more than 260 years and dominates the picturesque River Dordogne.

Built for a merchant around 1760, this unique and magical property is full of history with a beautiful façade, a manicured front garden overlooking the river, and living space of over 800 ㎡.

It comprises of a large entrance hall, two magnificent reception rooms, 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, elegant large and bright rooms throughout, two fully equipped kitchens, vaulted large cellars and a large heated internal swimming pool with its own courtyard. The property also comes with an independent 110 ㎡two-bedroom outbuilding which is currently used as a ‘gite’.

The manicured garden with unobstructed river views and the shaded terraces are the ideal places for entertaining friends or where one can spends leisurely time lounging around, dining and wining.

Ideally situated in the heart of the wine region and walking distance to the historic bastide town of St Foy la Grande with its famous Saturday morning open market and all amenities but in peaceful environment, this property can be used as a family home and/or commercial purposes such as a hotel, receptions, events, gite, bed and breakfast, etc. The train station with direct links to Bordeaux and Sarlat is 15 mins by walk.

The property is heated with a brand new pellet boiler, it has gaz de ville and main drains.    Bordeaux can be reached in an hour, St Emilion and Bergerac in 30 mins.    To be charmed by this noble property is a memorable experience.    To be chosen as future owner(s) by the property itself is a privilege.   Additional photos, room measurements and a virtual tour are available on request.


  • Country: France
  • Province / State: Dordogne
  • City / Town: Port-Sainte-Foy-et-Ponchapt
  • Postal code / ZIP: 33220
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  • Property ID 34244
  • Price €1,250,000
  • Property Type TownHouse
  • Property status For Sale
  • Bedrooms 9
  • Bathrooms 7
  • Size 910 m2
  • Land area 1,532 m2
  • Label Sale