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Superb Château in Suisse-Normandie with over 30 acres and large pond currently used as a B&B and having further business development potential.

Currently there are 6 en-suite letting bedrooms on the first floor with prices ranging from 100€ to 150€ per night per room .  The second floor is used for the owners’ accommodation although there is further possibility of creating more letting bedrooms.  The property has been renovated and has double glazed windows on the front of the building and the guest floor.  It has been partially re-wired and completely redecorated.  There are French and English television aerial sockets in each of the letting bedrooms.  Early viewing is recommended.

The property is found in Orne in the Normandy region of France. The closest airport is Deauville Airport (75 km).  Flights are also available from Dinard Airport (123 km), Rennes Airport (129 km), or Angers Airport (145 km).  The ferry port at Caen is 40 km away and the  D-Day Landing Beaches (61 km).  The Suisse Normandy area is known for tourism and is enjoyed by walkers, canoeists, anglers, hang-gliders and trekking enthusiasts.  The river Orne is a winding river course bordered by steep banks with rolling, wooded countryside.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

External granite steps to:

Entrance Hall  9.81 x 2.74m  Cornice.  Double wooden doors to front and 3 windows to front elevation.  Stairs to first floor.  Wood flooring.  Door to stairs to basement.

Lounge  7.90 x 4.98m  2 windows to front and 2 windows to rear elevations. Wood flooring.  4 radiators. Marble fireplace.  Cornice.  Partly glazed double doors to:

Snug  5.23 x 5.22m  2 pairs of partly glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Part wood panelled walls.   Wood flooring.  Marble fireplace.  2 radiators.  Cornice.

Inner Hall  Wood flooring. Partly glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Vanity unit.  Radiator.

Cloakroom  WC.

Dining Room  5.30 x 5.22m  Wood flooring.  Cornice.  2 radiators.  Marble fireplace.  2 pairs of partly glazed doors to rear elevation.  Built-in cupboard.  Double doors and small pane glazed door to:

Bar  5.08 x 4.02m  2 windows to side and glazed double doors to rear elevations.  Wood flooring.  Marble fireplace.  2 radiators.

Kitchen  8.36 x 2.78m  2 windows and partly glazed door to front elevation.  Tiled floor.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Stainless steel sink unit.  Space and plumbing for dishwasher.  Radiator.  Space for range style cooker.  Cornice.  Telephone socket.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Wood flooring.  Stairs to second floor.  3 windows to front elevation.  3 radiators.  Linen store.  2 built-in cupboards.  Smoke detector.

Bedroom 1  “Van Gogh”  5.08 x 4.25m  Window to rear elevation.  Radiator.

En-Suite Shower Room  Inset spotlights.  Window to rear elevation.  Tiled floor.  Partly tiled walls.  Vanity unit with mirror and light over.  Large shower.  WC.

Bedroom 2  “Rembrandt”  4.12 x 4.03m  2 windows to front elevation.  Radiator.  Built-in wardrobe.  Vanity unit with mirror and light over.

En-Suite Shower Room  Extractor fan.  WC.  Shower cubicle.  Partly tiled floor and walls.

Shower Room  Partly tiled and walls.  Shower.

Bedroom 3  “Monet”  5.31 x 5.25m  Wood flooring.  Marble fireplace.  2 windows to rear elevation.  2 radiators.  Cornice.  Built-in wardrobe.  Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room  2.52 x 1.77m  Window to rear elevation.  Radiator.  Twin vanity unit with mirror and light over.  WC.  Large shower.

Cloakroom  WC.  Extractor.

Bathroom  2.87 x 1.93m  Window to front elevation.  Radiator.  Partly tiled walls.  Pedestal hand basin.  Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment.

Bedroom 4  “Ruben”  5.22 x 4.25m  2 windows to rear elevation.  Radiator.  Wood flooring.  Marble fireplace.  Built-in wardrobe.  Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room  Inset spotlights.  Extractor.  Vanity unit with mirror and light over.  WC.  Shower.

Bedroom 5  “Degas”  5.12 x 3.40m  2 windows to rear elevation.  Radiator.  Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room  Pedestal basin.  Shower cubicle.  WC.  Built-in wardrobe.  Extractor.

Bedroom 6  “Cezanne”  5.17 x 3.24m  2 windows to front elevation.  Radiator.  Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room  Window to east elevation.  Tiled floor.  WC.  Shower cubicle.  Pedestal basin.

On the Second Floor –

Landing  Window to front elevation .  Radiator.   Wood flooring.  Door to Attic Space  7.30 x 5.00m  (could be converted)

Dressing Room  4.94 x 1.63m  Wood flooring.  Window to front elevation.  2 built-in cupboards.  Radiator.  Door to loft space.

Bedroom 7  “Gauguin”   5.24 x 4.68m  Window to rear elevation.  Radiator.  Wood flooring.  Bidet.  Pedestal basin.  Built-in wardrobe.  Marble fireplace.

Bedroom 8  “Renoir”  3.64 x 3.52m  Window to rear elevation.,  Radiator.  Wood flooring.  Pedestal basin.

Bedroom 9  “Poussin”   4.00 x 3.49m  Wood flooring.  Window to rear elevation.  Radiator.  Marble fireplace.

Shower Room  Window to front elevation.  Large shower.  Radiator.

Cloakroom  WC.

2nd Attic Space (could be converted).

In the Basement  –

Hallway – Tiled floor. Stairs to ground floor.

Cloakroom  2.44 x 2.07m  Window to front elevation.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  WC.  Pedestal basin.  Radiator.

Storage Area  Electrics.  Hot water cylinder.  Oil storage tank.  Door to large garage.

Store Room  3.51 x 2.21m  Door to rear garage.

Boiler Room  4.81 x 4.81m  Boiler.  Hot water cylinder.  Door to wine store.

Store Room  5.69 x 1.72m  Tiled floor.  Double doors to garage.

“Servants'” Kitchen  5.10 x 4.93m  Partly glazed double doors and window to west elevation. Tiled floor.  Electric meter.  Sink.  (This would make an ideal professional kitchen).

Store Room  4.92 x 2.91m  2 windows to rear elevation.  Tiled floor.  Sink.

Room  4.77 x 3.78m  Tiled floor.  2 windows to rear elevation.  Fireplace.

Wine Store  4.55 x 2.05m

OUTSIDE :

Separate detached Building housing a Gymnasium (with bomb shelter behind) –  10.75 x 7.15m  Glazed double doors to rear and front elevations.  Window on two sides.  Concrete floor.

To the front of the property there is a large pond and a gravel drive.  To the rear there is a part walled formal garden laid to lawn.  Covered seating area with lighting.  Hot tub.

Under terrace – garage for 3 cars.  Double wooden doors.

The majority of the land is mature woodland.

SERVICES :

Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected.  Drainage is to a septic tank.  Broadband internet connection.  Oil fired central heating with new radiators.

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 2,400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price :  787,500€ including Agency fees of 37,500€. Notaire’s fee 53,600€

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 – 001043


Latest Listings

Spacious bungalow with shop and restaurant space and 3/4 acre

This property offers an unusual opportunity to purchase accommodation with a next door fully renovated building currently housing a shop and a restaurant area with large enclosed terrace, toilets and store room. The restaurant easily accommodates 32 covers with another 20 covers on the terrace.   The properties have separate entrances with a large gravel parking area for the shop/restaurant.  Ideal home and ready made income with an established business or for other commercial or residential use, subject to the necessary permissions.  Viewing is highly recommended and accounts available to seriously interested parties.

The property is on the outskirts of  the town of Gorron.  This town has many shops and services including supermarket, banks, post office, independent shops, cafes, butchers, news agency, dentist, doctors and pharmacy. The large town of Mayenne is 20 minutes away and the larger Laval 50 minutes.  Airports are within easy reach – Dinard (1 hour 40 mins); Rennes (1 hour) and Tours (2 hours 30 minutes).  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo (1 hour 40 mins); Caen (2 hours 15 mins); Cherbourg (2 hours 50 mins).  The TGV train service can be taken from Laval to Paris Montparnasse.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor – 

Entrance Porch  1.42 x 0.76m  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Tiled floor.  Door to:

“L” shaped Open Plan Living Room/Dining Room/Kitchen:

Living Room area 8.97 x 3.90m  Glazed double doors to south and north and sliding gazed doors to east elevations.  Laminate flooring.  3 electric panel radiators.

Kitchen Area  5.94 x 3.41m  Tiled floor.  Window to front elevation.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Double stainless steel sink with mixer tap.  4 ring gas hob with extractor hood over.  Built-in oven.  Worktops and tiled splash-backs.

Walk-in Larder 3.33 x 1.96m  Obscure glazed window to front elevation.  Hot water cylinder.  Electrics.  Hatch to loft.  Tiled floor.

Inner Hall  Laminate flooring.  Built-in cupboard.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 1  3.95 x 3.63m  Glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Convector heater.  Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 2/Dressing Room  3.61 x 3.50m  Glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 3  3.45 x 3.43m  Glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 4  3.77 x 3.64m  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Convector heater.

Shower Room  2.54 x 1.84m  Obscure glazed window to east elevation.  Convector heater.  Tiled floor.  Partly tiled walls.  WC.  Pedestal basin.  Extractor.  Shower.

Utility Room  4.65 x 2.99m  Window to west and partly glazed door to front elevations.  Tiled floor.  Hand basin.  Hot water cylinder.  Space and plumbing for washing machine. Hatch and drop down ladder to loft.  Electrics.

Cloakroom  Partly tiled walls.  Tiled floor.  WC.

Bathroom  3.89 x 2.91m  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment and screen.  Tiled floor.  Partly tiled walls.  Heated electric towel rail.  Vanity unit with mirror and light over.

OUTSIDE :

Large concrete patio.  The garden is laid to lawn with shrubs forming front hedge.

Separate access to house and building.

The shop, toilets, restaurant and store room are in a single storey building of approximately 210m² with disabled access.  It offers great potential for continued use or another business or offices.

Multiple parking area.

SERVICES :

Mains drainage, electricity, water and telephone are connected.  Broadband internet connection. Electric heating.  Fully double glazed windows. Separate electric supply for the bungalow and shop/restaurant.

Please note : Whilst the Energy Report has been carried out there is no rating for this property.

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : 2,421€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 323,000€ including Agency fees of 23,000€. Notaire’s fee – 22,600€

The price does not include current stock which is negotiable at the time of purchase.

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 – 001331


Latest Listings

Spacious bungalow with shop and restaurant space and 3/4 acre

This property offers an unusual opportunity to purchase accommodation with a next door fully renovated building currently housing a shop and a restaurant area with large enclosed terrace, toilets and store room. The restaurant easily accommodates 32 covers with another 20 covers on the terrace.   The properties have separate entrances with a large gravel parking area for the shop/restaurant.  Ideal home and ready made income with an established business or for other commercial or residential use, subject to the necessary permissions.  Viewing is highly recommended and accounts available to seriously interested parties.

The property is on the outskirts of  the town of Gorron.  This town has many shops and services including supermarket, banks, post office, independent shops, cafes, butchers, news agency, dentist, doctors and pharmacy. The large town of Mayenne is 20 minutes away and the larger Laval 50 minutes.  Airports are within easy reach – Dinard (1 hour 40 mins); Rennes (1 hour) and Tours (2 hours 30 minutes).  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo (1 hour 40 mins); Caen (2 hours 15 mins); Cherbourg (2 hours 50 mins).  The TGV train service can be taken from Laval to Paris Montparnasse.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor – 

Entrance Porch  1.42 x 0.76m  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Tiled floor.  Door to:

“L” shaped Open Plan Living Room/Dining Room/Kitchen:

Living Room area 8.97 x 3.90m  Glazed double doors to south and north and sliding gazed doors to east elevations.  Laminate flooring.  3 electric panel radiators.

Kitchen Area  5.94 x 3.41m  Tiled floor.  Window to front elevation.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Double stainless steel sink with mixer tap.  4 ring gas hob with extractor hood over.  Built-in oven.  Worktops and tiled splash-backs.

Walk-in Larder 3.33 x 1.96m  Obscure glazed window to front elevation.  Hot water cylinder.  Electrics.  Hatch to loft.  Tiled floor.

Inner Hall  Laminate flooring.  Built-in cupboard.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 1  3.95 x 3.63m  Glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Convector heater.  Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 2/Dressing Room  3.61 x 3.50m  Glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 3  3.45 x 3.43m  Glazed double doors to rear elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 4  3.77 x 3.64m  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Convector heater.

Shower Room  2.54 x 1.84m  Obscure glazed window to east elevation.  Convector heater.  Tiled floor.  Partly tiled walls.  WC.  Pedestal basin.  Extractor.  Shower.

Utility Room  4.65 x 2.99m  Window to west and partly glazed door to front elevations.  Tiled floor.  Hand basin.  Hot water cylinder.  Space and plumbing for washing machine. Hatch and drop down ladder to loft.  Electrics.

Cloakroom  Partly tiled walls.  Tiled floor.  WC.

Bathroom  3.89 x 2.91m  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment and screen.  Tiled floor.  Partly tiled walls.  Heated electric towel rail.  Vanity unit with mirror and light over.

OUTSIDE :

Large concrete patio.  The garden is laid to lawn with shrubs forming front hedge.

Separate access to house and building.

The shop, toilets, restaurant and store room are in a single storey building of approximately 210m² with disabled access.  It offers great potential for continued use or another business or offices.

Multiple parking area.

SERVICES :

Mains drainage, electricity, water and telephone are connected.  Broadband internet connection. Electric heating.  Fully double glazed windows. Separate electric supply for the bungalow and shop/restaurant.

Please note : Whilst the Energy Report has been carried out there is no rating for this property.

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : 2,421€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 323,000€ including Agency fees of 23,000€. Notaire’s fee – 22,600€

The price does not include current stock which is negotiable at the time of purchase.

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 – 001331

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