Detached 4 bedroom house with 2.5 acres and outbuildings
The property stands in a quiet hamlet with only one neighbour and the end of a no through lane. It requires some modernisation and renovation works including attention to the roof and wiring. It is a substantial family home with the added benefit of a large games room with bar. There are several useful outbuildings. Viewing is highly recommended.
The closest town is Le Teilleul (6 km) – it has 2 banks, 2 boulangeries, butcher, supermarket, restaurants and bars, and a good, although small, weekly market. The property is situated in the Selune Valley on the boundary of the ‘Parc Naturel Regional Normandie Maine’, amidst rolling countryside in a small rural hamlet, with one other property at the end of a “no through road”. Nearest main facilities are to be found in the pretty town of Mortain with its Abbey, waterfalls, 11th century Chapel and panoramic view of Mont St. Michel (about 10 minutes drive). This delightful town also offers a selection of Bars and Restaurants to suit all tastes and a wide range of shops together with a large supermarket. The medieval town of Domfront, with is narrow streets and ruined castle, also offers the same facilities within a 20 minute drive. Also St. Hilaire du Harcouet is only 12kms with a big weekly market. The UNESCO heritage site at Mont St Michel is 46 km away. The Voie Verte which forms part of the Paris to Mont St Michel cycleway and provides links into a further network of routes throughout Manche, into Calvados and Bretagne is 1.5 km from the property. Located at the southern tip of Manche the property is served by the ports of Caen Ouistreham ( 1 hr 15 min.), Cherbourg (2 hr 15 min.), Le Havre (2 hrs) and Calais (5 hrs). The closest airports are at Rennes (apprx.1hr 15 min.) and Dinard (1 hr 15 min.).
THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :
On the ground floor –
Lounge/Dining Room 4.65 x 3.95m Window and partly glazed door to front elevation. Tiled floor. Vent. Brick fireplace with wood-burner. Telephone socket. Convector heater. Opening to:
Dining Area 3.54 x 2.66m Window to rear elevation. Convector heater. Tiled floor.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 4.87 x 3.92m Window and partly glazed “stable” door to rear elevation. Electric panel radiator. Tiled floor. Range of pine base units. Space for free standing cooker. Sinks with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Door to utility room.
Hall 4.05 (max) x 2.00m Window to front elevation. Stairs to first floor. Convector heater. Tiled floor. Electrics.
Cloakroom Tiled floor. WC. Hand basin.
Inner Hall 2.72 x 2.30m Door to front elevation. Built-in cupboard.
Utility Room 3.95 x 2.94m Window to rear elevation. Range of base units. Worktops and tiled splashbacks. Stainless steel sink. Tiled floor. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Exposed beam.
Games Room/Bar 7.97 x 4.08m 2 pairs of glazed double doors. Tiled floor. Exposed beams.
Darts Area 6.72 x 1.95m 2 windows to rear elevation. Wood-burner. Sink. Built-in cupboard.
On the First Floor –
Landing Sloping ceiling. Hatch to loft.
Bedroom 1 5.46 x 4.92m (max) 2 Velux windows to rear elevation. Exposed beams. Vent. Door to:
En-Suite Bathroom 2.98 x 1.76m Velux window to front elevation. Pedestal basin. Tiled floor. WC. Bath with mixer tap, tiled surround and screen. Extractor.
Bedroom 2 4.18 x 2.58m Window to north elevation. Exposed beams.
Shower Room 2.61 x 1.72m Exposed stone wall and beams. Sloping ceiling. Pedestal basin. Shower. WC. Extractor.
Bedroom 3 2.90 x 2.20m (max) Window to north elevation. Exposed beams. Convector heater.
Bedroom 4 3.25 x 2.80m Velux window to south elevation. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder. Sloping ceiling.
Loft Space/Study/Bedroom 5 5.46 x 5.38m (to finish) 2 Velux windows to south and skylight to north elevations. Exposed beams. Wood flooring.
Double wooden gates open on the parking space. Open fronted wood store. Decking area.
Attached Barn constructed of corrugated iron and wood to east.
Attached Garage to west. Double wooden doors to front elevation.
Old bakery with chimney, constructed of brick under a slate roof. Window to south and door to east elevations.
Open fronted wood and corrugated iron field shelter.
Double wooden gates lead to 2 block barns (ideal for stables) with open end lean-to on one.
Block Barn with corrugated iron roof 10 x 7.89m
Block Barn with synthetic slate roof 11 x 6.92m
Mains water, electricity are connected. Telephone will need a wire replacing outside. Drainage to a septic tank. Broadband internet connection available. Electric heating with a woodburner.
FINANCIAL DETAILS :
Taxes Foncières : 294€ per annum
Taxe d’habitation : 326€ per annum (including TV license)
Asking price : 139,500€ including Agency fees of 9,500€. Notaire’s fee 10,900€
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 – 001347