Quality detached house with several outbuildings and 1.25 acres
This substantial country house was renovated from 1980 onwards and offers comfortable family accommodation on 2 floors. There is potential to use the ground floor study as a bedroom. A small detached house is included with the property and would make a small gîte once renovated. The land surrounds the property and is well maintained with fenced paddocks and a pretty garden.
This village house is a few kilometers away from the busy market town of Villedieu-les-Poêles. The nearest beach is at Granville which is 25 minutes to the west and UNESCO heritage site of Mont St. Michel, Bayeux and Avranches are all within an hour’s drive. The house is within easy driving distance of the A84 motorway access at Villedieu-les-Poêles or Pont Farcy . Vire is about 22km distant to the east. It is situated in the Manche department (Normandy region) in the north of France about 25 km from Saint-Lo, the department capital, and 252 km from Paris which can be reached by rail at nearby Villedieu-les-Poêles in approx. 2 hours and 50 minutes. The ferry port at Caen Ouistreham is the closest and can be reached in less than 1 hour, with Cherbourg Octeville, Saint Malo and Le Havre within easy reach.
THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES
On the Ground Floor -
Entrance Hall Partly glazed "stable" door to front elevation. Tiled floor. Radiator. Stairs to first floor with cupboard under housing a hot water cylinder.
Study 2.84 x 2.23m Wood flooring. Window to front elevation. Radiator.
Utility Room 2.73 x 2.22m Window to rear elevation. Tiled floor. Double stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Radiator. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Door to the attached garage.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 3.60 x 3m Range of matching oak base and wall units. Display shelves. Built-in dishwasher and fridge. 5 ring gas hob and 2 ring electric hob with extractor fan over. Double ceramic sink with mixer tap. Tiled worktops and splashback. Radiator. Window to front elevation. Tiled floor.
Lounge/Dining Room 5.75 x 5.29m Partly glazed door and side panel and window to front elevation. 2 radiators. Exposed beams. Granite fireplace with raised hearth and woodburner. Vent. Exposed stone wall. Telephone socket.
Cloakroom Tiled floor. Electric radiator. Window to rear elevation. Built-in cupboards. Electric fuseboard. WC. Hand basin.
On the First Floor -
Landing Wood flooring. Vent. Radiator. 2 windows to rear elevation. Built-in cupboard. Door to stairs to second floor.
Bedroom 1 4.18 x 3.73m (max) Window to front elevation. Wood flooring. Radiator. Vent. Telephone socket.
Bathroom 3.06 x 2.79m (min) Window to front elevation. Twin vanity unit. Bidet. Radiator. Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment and tiled surround. Vent.
Cloakroom WC. Electric radiator. Vent.
Bedroom 2 3.86 x 2.91m Window to front elevation. Laminate flooring. Radiator. Vent.
Bedroom 3 3.6 x 3.15m Window to front elevation. Cushion vinyl flooring.
Shower Room 2.27 x 1.75m Heated electric towel rail. Vanity unit with mirror and light over. Shower. Vent.
Pedestrian gate and electric double gates lead to tarmac drive, parking and turning area. The house is surrounded by its own land. The garden is laid to lawn with mature shrubs and flower borders. Paddocks enclosed with sheep fencing. Orchard.
Small timber barn with slate roof used as field shelter.
Attached to the house is a double garage with electric up and over door (6.24 x 4.87m) with concrete floor and pedestrian door and window to the rear elevation. Hatch to loft space over. Cupboard housing electrics.
Small Detached House constructed for stone and cob, with double glazing. Room 5.10 x 5.02m Fireplace. Window and door to front elevation. Electricity connected. Concrete floor. Loft over. Attached Garage to the rear. 6.00 x 4.77m Constructed of corrugated iron. Timber double doors to front elevation.
Detached Old Bakery 4.08 x 2.95m Constructed of stone and cob under a slate roof, power and light connected. Attached open fronted covered area 4.89 x 4.44m. Attached Wine Store 4.08 x 3.71m Door to south elevation. Attached Garage 4.51 x 2.86m Constructed of corrugated iron. Concrete floor. Double doors to front elevation.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION :
Mains water, telephone (not in use) and electricity are connected. Drainage to a septic tank. Heating is provided by a woodburner and electric radiators. There is a hot water cylinder. Double glazed wood effect windows. Fibre optic internet connection believed to be available.
FINANCIAL DETAILS :
Taxes Foncières : 1,085 € per annum