What is a ‘Ancienne Bergerie’ in a French real estate advertisement?

In France there are villas with unique history. If you see an advertisement for a Rustic Ancienne Bergerie, an ancienne bergerie  is an old sheep pen that was used by a shepherd in the past to house his flock.

You may find large old sheep pens converted into beautiful rustic homes in the mountains of France. There may be no trace of its previous usage.

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