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Maison Bourgeoise in Normandy village for sale



Property reference: SIF - 00954


  • Habitable Space: 300m²
  • Land Area: 1,147m²
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Broadband
  • Off-road parking space
  • Patio/Terrace
  • Views

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Maison Bourgeoise in Normandy village for sale – ideal as family home or B&B.

The property was built in 1860 and was the former home of the Mayor of the village.  It has been renovated over recent years  and benefits from double glazed windows and a terrace leading out from the lounge with stunning views over surrounding farmland.  It has high ceilings and is spacious, light and airy.   Viewing is highly recommended.

It is situated in the village centre with all every day amenities including Pharmacy, Vets, butcher, hairdresser, bakery and a small supermarket and petrol station.  It is within  15 minutes drive from the main local town of Vire with all of its facilities, including cinema, open air market on a Friday, supermarkets, schools etc. and a mainline train station to Paris Montparnasse (approx. 2 1/2 hours away). The property is just 10 minutes from the A84 meaning that the port at Caen is easily under and hour with Cherbourg under 90 mins. The coast at Granville is about 50 minutes away.  The forest of Saint Sever is within a 10 minute drive as is the 18 hole golf course and Lac de la Dathée.


On the ground floor –

Entrance Hall  3.53 x 2.58m  Partly glazed door and side panel to front elevation.  Radiator.  Tiled floor.  Coving.  Telephone socket.  Double doors to:

Inner Hall  6.10 x 2.55m  2 large double cupboards.  Tiled floor.  Radiator.  Stairs to first floor.  Door to stairs to basement.  Glazed double doors to terrace and rear elevation.  Radiator.

Cloakroom  Vanity unit.  WC.  Tiled floor.  Window to rear elevation.  Radiator.

Dining Room  5.09 x 4.65m  Marble fireplace (working). Part wood panelled walls.  Coving.  2 radiators.  2 windows to front elevation.  Built-in storage cupboard to either side of the chimney breast.  Double doors to entrance hall.  Door to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room  4.69 x 4.09m  2 windows to rear elevation.  2 radiators.  Tiled floor.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops and tiled splash-backs.  Double ceramic sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for dishwasher.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.

Lounge  9.45 x 4.68m  Single and double doors from entrance hall.  2 windows to front elevation.  4 radiators.  Part wood panelled walls.  Built-in shelving and cupboards.  Tiled floor.  Coving.  Open fireplace with wood surround.  2 sets of partly glazed double doors opening onto patio.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Window to rear elevation.  Stairs to second floor.  Radiator.  Built-in cupboard.

Nursery/Study  2.95 x 2.00m  Window to rear elevation.  Radiator.

Bedroom 1 5.06 x 4.70m  Built-in wardrobes with cupboards over and shelving.  2 windows to front elevation.  2 radiators.  Wood flooring.

Cloakroom  WC.  Tiled floor.

Shower Room  3.00 x 2.58m  Window to rear elevation.  Tiled floor.  Built-in cupboard with mirror fronted sliding doors.  Walk-in open shower.  Twin vanity unit.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.06 x 4.68m  2 windows to front elevation.  2 radiators.  Wood flooring.  Door to:

“Jack and Jill” Shower Room  5.05 x 2.61m  Door to landing.  Tiled floor.  Window to front elevation.  Twin vanity unit with mirror and light over.  Radiator.  WC.  Large open shower unit.

Bedroom 3  4.76 x 3.06m  Built-in wardrobes.  2 windows to rear elevation.  2 radiators.

On the Second Floor –

Landing  Wood flooring.  Window to front and rear elevations.

“L” Shaped Bedroom 4  3.90 x 1.82m and 3.78 x 3.46m  Skylight.  Window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  2 radiators.  Exposed beams.

Bedroom 5  3.91 x 2.94m  Window to front elevation.  Radiator.  Wood flooring.

Bathroom  3.91 x 3.02m  Window to front elevation.  Vanity unit with mirror and light over.  Radiator.  Wood flooring.  WC.  Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment, screen and tiled surround.

Shower Room  Skylight.  Pedestal basin.  WC.  Shower cubicle.  Radiator.

Loft Storage Area  2 hot water cylinders.  Window to rear elevation.

In the Basement –

Utility Area with sink and space and plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer.

Boiler Room  Boiler and oil storage tank.

Wine Cellar.


Double Garage with metal up and over doors.


The garden to the front of the property has wrought iron gates leading to path to front door.  The garden is laid to lawn, partly walled with wrought iron fencing.  Mature hedges.  Magnolia and camelia trees.  Stone well.  The garden continues to the side of the house and is laid to lawn with hazelnut trees.  The rear garden is partly walled  and part mature hedging and is laid to lawn.  Walled patio.  Small stone building.


Mains drainage, water, telephone and electricity.  Broadband internet connection.  Oil fired central heating.


Taxes Foncières :  1,375€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : 1,150€ per annum

Asking price  :  214,000€ including Agency fees of 14,000€ + Notaire’s fee 15,700€

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 – 00954

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