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Detached country cottage with 3 hectares in Normandy



Property reference: SIF - 001590


  • Habitable Space: 51m2
  • Land Area: 30,503m2
  • Bedrooms: 2
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  • Outbuildings

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There is an abundance of wildlife and trees here. The land has had no chemicals on it for 20 years. A beautiful, tranquil place to live.

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Detached country cottage with 3 hectares in Normandy

This charming property is in a quiet rural hamlet on the edge of a village.  It has over 7 1/2 acres of level land divided into various paddocks, two of which have field shelters.  There is a detached barn used for stabling and a hay barn.  There are pretty cottage gardens to the front of the property.  Viewing is recommended.

This spacious detached house is situated near the town of Le Teilleul  where you will find shops, schools, doctors’ surgeries, supermarket, etc. and local walking, and fishing. Extensive recreational facilities can be found nearby including local waterfalls and walking clubs, canoeing and outdoor sports. Major towns such as Caen, St Malo, St Lo, Falaise, Bayeux, Honfleur and Northern Brittany available for day trips. Normandy landing beaches are easily accessible. Suisse Normande and Spa towns (36 km). Choices of Golf Clubs with open availability for non members. Large French Mobile home site within 45 minutes for all resort facilities… pedaloes, canoe, football, fishing, pools with slides, snooker, entertainment. Sports centre with pool and slides, Go Karting and board park less than 15 minutes.  30 mins to Bowling, sports centers and 18 hole golf course and the forest of Saint Sever.   Beaches within an hour, river activities/ forests/ spa resort within 45 minutes.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont-Saint-Michel is 48 km. The nearest Airport is at Rennes  (80 km), Ferry Port at Caen (50 miles) and the nearest train station is at Avranches (39 km) or Laval (40 km) from where you can take a fast train to Paris.


On the ground floor – 

Kitchen/Dining Room 4.93 x 3.30m Partly glazed door and side panel to front and window to rear elevations. Fireplace (not in use). Solid fuel Rayburn style cooker. Corner sink unit with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for free standing fridge/freezer. Telephone socket.

Lounge 4.88 x 2.41m Window to front. Door to attached barn.

Inner Hall/Study Area Stairs to first floor with cupboard under housing hot water cylinder. Window to front elevation.

Bathroom 2.36 x 1.86m Bath with tiled surround and mixer tap/shower fitment. Pedestal basin. WC. Window to south elevation.

On the First Floor –

Bedroom 1 6.01 x 2.15m Sloping ceiling. Velux window to front and window to rear elevations. Exposed “A” frame. Wood flooring. Access to:

Occasional Bedroom/Study  2.56 x 2.15m Sloping ceiling.


Attached Barn 5.69 x 3.38m Water and electricity connected. Door to lounge. 2 windows and wooden double doors to front elevations. Earth floor. Electrics.

Stone Barn/Workshop 3.42 x 3.29m Corrugated iron roof. Power and light connected.

Small Detached Wooden Garage with lean-to shed.

Gravel parking area. Paddocks – two of which have shelters.

Large Stone Barn 9.00 x 5.05m divided into:

Hay Barn and Stable (overall 5.08 x 4.44m) Stairs to hayloft over. Power and light. Door to front elevation.

Attached wooden shed/pig sty.

Chicken shed and run.

SERVICES : Mains water and drains, electricity and telephone.  Broadband internet connection, fibre optic available.  Heating is provided by solid fuel stove.


Taxes Foncières :  239€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : Means tested

Asking price  : 161,000€ including Agency fees of 11,000€.  In addition the buyers will pay the Notaire’s fee 13,100€

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.

Ref : SIF – 001590

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