avatar support
9-18h - Mon. to Sat. 08700 11 51 51 United Kingdom local rate
arrow down support International : +33 (0)5 53 60 84 88
France : 05 53 56 62 54
avatar support
click for phone numbers
9-18h - Mon. to Sat.
08700 11 51 51 United Kingdom local rate International : +33 (0)5 53 60 84 88
France : 05 53 56 62 54
Search icon close icon navigation

HOUSES AND PROPERTY FOR SALE IN Limousin

74 location in france

Buying and living in Limousin part of Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Looking for an area with ground level property prices but a sky-high quality of life – welcome to Limousin Welcome to Limousin

WHAT TO EXPECT

Rural France doesn’t come better than this, a fact not lost on generations of second-home owners, and those looking to escape the rat-race. Limousin is the least populated area of France, and is dominated by rolling farmlands, lakes and forests . Expect to find markets dominated by fresh, seasonal produce, and village bars where the locals are a better source of important news than any social media feed. Beautiful properties are as abundant as the fields and meadows – from a stone barn to renovate, to a glorious chateau, there’s something for everyone.

Transport and Access

Limoges-Bellegarde airport is incredibly popular with UK travellers. British Airways, Easyjet and Ryanair all use it, with flights to Gatwick, Stansted and five other UK cities.

Limoges also has excellent rail links to Paris, Bordeaux, Toulouse and Lyon. The A20 motorway leads directly to Paris (northbound) and Toulouse (southbound), whilst the A89 connects to Bordeaux. There are much more scenic routes to all these destinations though – why not take your foot off the accelerator, you are in Limousin after all.

The market

For an in-depth analysis, read our latest Nouvelle Aquitaine market comment (below), which includes average prices in all the major towns and cities.

Last year, prices rose between 5-6% in all four departments, which is exceptional for the area. The Limousin is renowned for its stable property market, and sharp rises/falls are uncommon. It is a popular holiday home area for both French and International buyers, due to the exceptional value for money on offer. The most noticeable trend last year was the increase in American buyers at the 150-250,000 euro price range, as they took advantage of the strong dollar. At the top end of the market, enquiries for chateaux are almost entirely from the UK, no doubt stimulated by the popular Channel 4 series Escape to the Chateau (https://www.channel4.com/programmes/escape-to-the-chateau) and Escape to the Chateau DIY (https://www.channel4.com/programmes/escape-to-the-chateau-diy)

Free PDF to read and download
YOU’LL FALL IN LOVE WITH

The beautiful city of Limoges. Don’t make the mistake of thinking it is all about the airport – take time to explore the historic centre, and particularly the wonderful Gothic cathedral. We also defy you to leave without picking up a few pieces of porcelain, renowned throughout the world for gracing the tables of kings, queens, presidents and emperors. Outside of the city there are a plethora of national parks, forests, lakes and rivers to explore. Try the vast Parque natural regional de Millevaches en Limousin and you will never want to leave. If you can’t find romance in this beautiful, unspoilt, area then perhaps the country life is not for you!

lakes local_markets countryside limousine_race porcelain gothic art
Limousin region map gothic art
  • sunshine hours
  • Average Sunshine

    Attributes

    • Some of the lowest price property in France, with exceptional value for money.
    • Limousin is a farming region, the markets here are the best in France.
    • The area is popular with overseas buyers, who often help bring villages back to life.
    • Plenty of affordable renovation projects – create your own dream home

    Over 477 properties and 54 multilingual local agents
    in Limousin

    Search (477)
    Limousin city map

    Limousin
    Departments and Major Cities

    • icon plane airport
    • icon train gare TGV
    • icon beach Coastal / Beach
    • icon ski Ski
    • € / m² € per m² FNAIM source - non contractual
    Haute-Vienne (87)
    icon plane

    Limoges - Bellac - Rochechouart

    €1529 per m2
    View Haute-Vienne properties for sale

    Corrèze (19)
    icon plane

    Tulle - Brive-la-Gaillarde - Ussel

    €1454 per m2
    View Corrèze properties for sale

    Creuse (23)

    Guéret - Aubusson

    €898 per m2
    View Creuse properties for sale

    Some typical properties

    Focus on some typical types of properties of the Region

    Local knowledge of Leggett
    you can trust in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

    region flags

    54 independent agents in local teams

    agent photo - lisa cobern
    portfolio de Lisa COBERN
    agent photo - mariska smolders
    portfolio de Mariska SMOLDERS
    avatar
    portfolio de Deborah Paskin
    avatar
    portfolio de Oliver Prendergast
    avatar
    portfolio de Paul Jackson
    avatar
    portfolio de Jemma Simkins
    agent photo - muriel choquette
    portfolio de Muriel Choquette
    agent photo - christine theze
    portfolio de Christine Theze
    agent photo - joanna karatas
    portfolio de Joanna KARATAS
    avatar
    portfolio de Florence Janin
    agent photo - david robinson
    portfolio de David ROBINSON
    avatar
    portfolio de Lester COLLEN
    agent photo - margaret katherine entwistle
    portfolio de Margaret Katherine ENTWISTLE
    avatar
    portfolio de Cornelia WILSON
    agent photo - jennifer taylor
    portfolio de Jennifer Taylor
    agent photo - cheryl hines
    portfolio de Cheryl HINES
    avatar
    portfolio de Sheila Jackson
    agent photo - lynn elliott
    portfolio de Lynn ELLIOTT
    avatar
    portfolio de Louisa van t'Zand
    agent photo - jo brain
    portfolio de Jo BRAIN
    agent photo - ann mccarthy
    portfolio de Ann MCCARTHY
    agent photo - anu raasakka
    portfolio de Anu RAASAKKA
    avatar
    portfolio de Pierre Derveau
    agent photo - regine thywissen
    portfolio de Regine THYWISSEN
    agent photo - elizabeth day
    portfolio de Elizabeth DAY
    avatar
    portfolio de Lana De Jong
    avatar
    portfolio de Kris Brenan
    agent photo - lindsay howarth
    portfolio de Lindsay Howarth
    agent photo - debra bush
    portfolio de Debra BUSH
    avatar
    portfolio de Gavin Cowling
    agent photo - jet de heer
    portfolio de Jet DE HEER
    agent photo - susanne gales
    portfolio de Susanne GALES
    avatar
    portfolio de Kazimierz BRODALSKI
    agent photo - willem van der wielen
    portfolio de Willem Van Der Wielen
    agent photo - nakul jhanjee
    portfolio de Nakul JHANJEE
    agent photo - didi hawkins
    portfolio de Didi HAWKINS
    agent photo - antony meehan
    portfolio de Antony MEEHAN
    avatar
    portfolio de Maggie BURNS
    agent photo - sophie green
    portfolio de Sophie GREEN
    avatar
    portfolio de Clive YOUNG
    agent photo - jane healey
    portfolio de Jane Healey
    agent photo - trina summerfield
    portfolio de Trina SUMMERFIELD
    agent photo - jacco van mourik
    portfolio de Jacco VAN MOURIK
    agent photo - lynne webb
    portfolio de Lynne WEBB
    avatar
    portfolio de Wendy Toone
    agent photo - bjoern loewe
    portfolio de Bjoern LOEWE
    agent photo - chris atkinson
    portfolio de Chris ATKINSON
    avatar
    portfolio de Julia MARSHALL
    agent photo - diane lockett
    portfolio de Diane LOCKETT
    avatar
    portfolio de Georgia Calladine
    avatar
    portfolio de Laura Gioia
    avatar
    portfolio de Angie Mckee
    avatar
    portfolio de Anne ROBERT
    avatar
    portfolio de Adrian LE BROCQ
    agent photo - catherine cordeau
    portfolio de Catherine Cordeau

    Why not Join Our Team ?

    REQUEST MORE INFORMATION

    Market Comment, Magazine and Guides

    Read and download free

    Testimonials

    10,000’s of happy clients over 25 years
    but don’t take our word for it...

    Limousin :

    Limousin, is made up of four departments and is renowned for its picturesque landscapes and unique architectural heritage. The region boasts a range of local building materials, including granite, sandstone, and limestone, which have been used to create a variety of distinctive house styles for centuries.

    One of the most prevalent types of homes in Limousin is the traditional, stone-built, house, which is commonly found in rural areas. These homes are constructed from local granite and sandstone, and are characterised by their thick walls, small windows, and steeply pitched roofs. The use of local materials ensures that these homes blend in seamlessly with the surrounding countryside.

    Limousin is also home to a range of grand chateaux and manor houses, which often feature ornate detailing and intricate stonework. Many of these majestic buildings were constructed using locally sourced limestone, which has a distinctive pale colour which is particularly attractive in the French sunshine.

    In addition to traditional styles, the region also offers a range of modern homes that make use of local materials like wood and stone. These homes often feature large windows and open-plan living spaces that take advantage of the natural light and countryside views. Building land is cheap in Limousin so many clients like to construct their own property, or buy a new-build off plan (VEFA). Indeed, Leggett Immobilier has many building plots in Limousin, ready to create your dream home.

    Overall, Limousin has a rich architectural heritage that makes use of a variety of local building materials. From the traditional stone-built houses to the grand chateaux and modern homes, there's a diverse range of architectural styles to suit all tastes and preferences in this beautiful region of France.

    Relax,
    we are here
    to help

    Leggett Immobilier

    A friendly family business with a network of over 650 agents,
    16 local offices and a head office with 115 staff at your service

    Relax,
    we are here
    to help

    “Les Régions de France”
    where to live

    Discover Region by Region with the map

    or all Regions
    icon train icon plane
    icon beach

    Vienne - Poitiers - Châtellerault

    Charente - Angoulême - Confolens

    Charente-Maritime - La rochelle - Jonzac

    Deux-Sèvres - Niort - Bressuire

    icon eye Discover the region
    icon top scroll
    icon top scroll
    Update cookies preferences