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Detached bungalow with basement and large garden



Property reference: SIF - 00739


  • Habitable Space: 60m²
  • Land Area: 6,949m²
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Carport/off-road parking space
  • Decking/Patio/Balcony/Terrace
  • Garden < 1 acre (4,000m²)
  • Land of 1 to 10 acres (4,000m² to 40,000m²)
  • Outbuildings

Detached bungalow with basement and large garden of about 1 3/4 acre. Separate detached barn.

This detached bungalow was built in the 1970’s over a basement.  It now requires further modernisation to fulfil its potential.  There is also a large detached stone barn which could be renovated, subject to planning.  Viewing recommended.

This property is situated in the south of the department of Calvados and stands in a quiet position surrounded by its garden. There is an 18 hole golf course within a couple of minutes drive. Stunning walks start near the property and can be continued on to the Lake Dathée and further west to the Saint Sever forest. The property is a 5 minute drive from the town of Vire and about an hour’s drive south from the port of Ouistreham, Caen , the landing beaches and an hour inland from the breathtaking bay of the Mont St Michel to the west.


On the ground floor –

Entrance hall  2.09 x 1.09m Tiled floor.  Door to external stairs to garden.

Cloakroom Window to the east elevation.  Toilet.  Tiled floor.

Kitchen 3.05 x 2.94m Window to the rear elevation.  Tiled floor.  Rnage of base units with worktops over incorporating stainless steel sink with mixer tap.  Space for freestanding cooker.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for undercounter fridge.  Rayburn Royale solid fuel cooker (needs attention).

Lounge 4.3 x 3.68m Glazed double doors and 2 windows to the south elevation and balcony.  Fireplace with wood surround and woodburner.  Tiled floor.

Inner hall Tiled floor.  Hatch to loft space. Built in cupboards housing hot water cylinder.

Bathroom 1.69 x 1.5m Obscure glazed window to the rear elevation. Bath with shower over.  Pedestal hand basin. Tiled floor.

Bedroom 1 2.8 x 2.7m – Window to the rear elevation.  Wood floor.

Bedroom 2 3.84 x 2.96m Window to the rear elevation.  Wood floor.  Built in wardrobe.

Bedroom 3 3.7 x 2.96m Window to the front elevation.  Wood floor.

In the basement –

Room used for workshop and storage.


The garden is laid to lawn with an apple orchard and shrub borders.  Large balcony.  There is a separate detached barn built of stone with a corrugated iron roof which is used for storage and garage.


Mains water and electricity. Drainage is to a septic tank.

Please note : There is no Energy Rating for this property as the owner does not have the last 3 years’ energy bills.


Taxes Foncières :  Approx. 300€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : Means tested

Asking price : 66,500€ including Agency fees + Notaire’s fee – 6,100€

Please note : All room sizes are approximate.  Suzanne in France has made every effort to ensure that the details and photographs of this property are accurate and in no way misleading.  However this information does not form part of a contract and no warranties are given or implied.

Property Ref : SIF – 00739