Farmhouse with 21 acres land & lake for sale in Normandy

  • €350,000
    incl. of agency fees
  • MFH-NOR1392
    Property Reference
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 200 sqm
  • 8 ha
Superb farm property with 21 acres of land with a good size lake and outbuildings for sale in Normandy.

At a Glance

  • Reference
  • MFH-NOR1392
  • Bed
  • 5
  • Land
  • 8 ha
  • Near to
  • Mortain
  • Bath
  • 2
  • Pool
  • No
  • Price
  • €350,000
  • Hab. Space
  • 200 sqm
  • Land Tax
  • N/A

Property Description

Superb farm property with 21 acres of land with a good size lake and outbuildings for sale in Normandy. The house has no close neighbours and although is a convenient driving distance from nearby Mortain it is completely out in the country, and looks out over its own land and lake.  The large barn would lend itself to a variety of uses, including the possibility of creating internal stabling for horses.

The house was renovated by the present owners in 2005 and benefits from double glazed tilt and turn windows with electric pvc roller shutters, a centralised mechanical ventilation system, oil fired central heating with underfloor heating on the ground floor and radiators on the first floor and versatile accommodation including a master bedroom suite on the first floor and three ground floor bedrooms. 


On the ground floor

  • Covered Porch
  • Entrance Hall Partly glazed door to rear elevation. Tiled floor. Telephone socket. Built-in cupboard with hanging space.
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room 5.89 x 5.40m 2 windows and partly glazed "stable" door to south elevation. Tiled floor. range of matching base and wall units including display unit. Corner sink with mixer tap. Display shelves and wine rack. Built-in oven and microwave. Induction hob with extractor hood over. Worktops and splash-backs incorporating built-in bin. Space for free standing fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Stairs to first floor with cupboard under.
  • Lounge/Dining Room 8.18 x 5.40m Sliding patio doors and 2 windows and Velux window to south elevation. Laminate flooring. Wood-burner. Exposed beams and "A" frame. Stairs to galleried landing.
  • Inner Hall Laminate flooring. Door to boiler room.
  • Cloakroom Laminate flooring. WC. Hand basin. Window to rear elevation.
  • Bedroom 1 4.47 x 3.54m Window to rear elevation.
  • Bathroom 3.53 x 2.88m Twin vanity unit with mirror, light and cupboards over. Window to rear elevation. Heated towel rail. Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment and tiled surround. Extractor. Electric wall heater.
  • Bedroom 2 2.73 x 2.25m Window to south elevation.
  • Bedroom 3 4.45 x 3.25m Window to south elevation.

On the First Floor - (via stairs from Lounge/Dining Room)

  • Mezzanine 4.72 x 3.40m Exposed beams. Velux window to south elevation. Sloping ceiling.
  • Bedroom 4 3.40 x 2.88m Velux window to front elevation. Radiator. Sloping ceiling. Built-in cupboards.

On the First Floor -  (via stairs from kitchen)

  • Landing Built-in wardrobes. Hatch to loft. Exposed beam.
  • Bedroom 5 4.60 x 3.20m Window to south elevation. Exposed beam. Radiator. Built-in wardrobe.
  • Shower Room 2.73 x 1.98m Heated towel rail. WC. Corner shower. Vanity unit. Recess for shelving. Extractor



  • Attached to the house is a timber workshop 6.85 x 4.80m Door and window to south elevation. Concrete floor. Power and light.  And a Boiler Room 4.63 x 4.16m Partly glazed pedestrian door to south elevation. Concrete floor. Boiler. Oil storage tank. Sink unit. Electrics.
  • A long drive leads to gravel parking and turning circle and an Open fronted 2 car Car Port (5.02 x 4.88 x 3.54m)
  • The garden is fully enclosed with post and rail fencing. Mature trees and shrubs. Patio area.  Tree House with terrace.  Poly Tunnel. Apple orchard.  Well.
  • Large Detached Barn 19.00 x 12.00m Constructed of stone, block and timber under a corrugated iron roof (bac acier). Water and electric.  Attached Open Side Tractor Barn 19.00 x 4.78m
  • Duck Pond. Approximately 3,500 sqm source-fed Lake believed to be about 3.5m deep. Island. 2 pontoons.
  • The remaining land is divided into paddocks which has been fenced for sheep. 
  • There is just under 12 acres of paddocks which are immediately accessible from the Farmhouse.  The remaining land is a short distance away.


  • Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected.   
  • Oil fired central heating. 
  • Broadband internet connection. 
  • Drainage is to an all water septic tank.
  • Taxes Foncières : 661 €uros per annum


The house is conveniently situated just outside the pretty town of Mortain with its Abbey, waterfalls, 11th century Chapel and panoramic view of Mont St. Michel (about 3.5 km).  This delightful town also offers a selection of Bars and Restaurants to suit all tastes and a wide range of shops together with a large supermarket.

The medieval town of Domfront, with is narrow streets and ruined castle, also offers the same facilities within a 20 minute drive.  Also Saint Hilaire du Harcouet is only 12kms with a big weekly market.  The UNESCO heritage site at Mont Saint Michel is 46 km away.  The Voie Verte which forms part of the Paris to Mont Saint Michel cycleway and provides links into a further network of routes throughout Manche, into Calvados and Bretagne is 1.5 km from the property.

Located at the southern tip of Manche the property is served by the ports of Caen Ouistreham ( 1 hr 15 min.), Cherbourg (2 hr 15 min.), Le Havre (2 hrs) and Calais (5 hrs). The closest airports are at Rennes (apprx.1hr 15 min.) and Dinard (1 hr 15 min.).

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And Before You Ask

Year of Renovation:
Very good
Heating System:
Central heating (oil)
Reason for selling:
Familial reasons
Currently lived in:
Condition of Roof:
Very good condition
Recent septic tank
Property Tax:
Nationality of Owners:

Key Information

Property type:
Mortain, Manche, Normandy

Additional Information

Internal Area:
200 sqm
Land Area:
8 ha
How many Outbuildings:

Property Features:
  • lake,workshop,large barn,21 acres land
Has an Office / Study?
Has a Garden
Has a Terrace?
Has ADSL/Broadband?
  • €350,000
    incl. of agency fees
  • MFH-NOR1392
    Property Reference
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 200 sqm
  • 8 ha
Superb farm property with 21 acres of land with a good size lake and outbuildings for sale in Normandy.

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