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Superb detached family house within walking distance of a village

The property was constructed in 1995 and offers light, airy and spacious accommodation with an open plan living area on the ground floor, downstairs bedroom, wet room and dressing room.  There are double glazed windows throughout with shutters. The paddock to the rear of the property has outline planning permission for a building plot.  Viewing is highly recommended.

The house is situated within about 500m of a small town with bakery, butchers, hairdressers, school, 2 bars and restaurants, Doctor’s surgery, nurses, pharmacy and small supermarket with petrol station. It is 15 minutes drive to the market town of Sourdeval and 20 minutes drive to Vire.  The Lac de la Dathée, ideal for walking, fishing and boating, and an 18 hole golf course are within 10 minutes drive as is the Saint Sever forest.  It is situated in the southwest of Normandy, near the borders of Manche and Calvados,  15 minutes from Sourdeval or 2 minutes drive to Saint Pois the nearest town.  The beaches on the west coast are an hour’s drive away and the property is approximately 1 hour 20 minutes drive from the port of Caen and within easy reach of  Cherbourg, Le Havre and Saint-Malo.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Entrance Hall  3.63 x 1.57m  Partly glazed door to front elevation.  Tiled floor.  Convector heater.  Opening to:

Split Level Open Plan Lounge/Dining Room/Kitchen  9.28 x 7.36m (max)  2 windows to rear, corner window to south and west, glazed double doors to terrace and south elevations.  Stairs to first floor.

Kitchen Area:  Range of matching base and wall units including display unit.  Granite worktops and tiled splash-backs.  Sinks with mixer tap.  Breakfast bar.  Pelmet lighting.  4 ring electric hob with extractor over.  Built-in fridge.  Wine rack. 3 convector heaters.

Sunken Lounge Area:  Wood-burner.

Utility Room  3.10 x 2.28m  Glazed door and side panel to east elevation.  Ceramic sinks with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for dishwasher.  Built-in oven.  Tiled floor.

Laundry Room  3.29 x 2.39m  Window to north elevation.  Tiled floor.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Hot water cylinder.  Door to attached garage.

Cloakroom  Window to east elevation.  Tiled floor.  Suspended WC.

Bedroom 1  4.95 x 3.96m  Laminate flooring.  Glazed double doors to front elevation.  Convector heater.  Opening to:

Wet Room  3.36 x 2.09m  Window to north elevation.  Tiled floor.  Open shower.  Vanity unit.  Heated towel rail.  Sliding door to:

Dressing Room  3.36 x 2.07m  Hanging space and shelving.  Electrics.

On the First Floor –

Galleried Landing  Convector heater.

Mezzanine Seating Area  Large window to west and Velux window to east elevations.

Bedroom 2  4.09 x 3.80m  Window to front elevation.  Convector heater.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.

Storage Room  7.43 x 2.23m  (Ideal for creating further bedroom)  2 Velux windows to north elevation.  Sloping ceiling.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.31m  Velux window to east elevation.  Convector heater.  Tiled floor.  2 pedestal basins.  Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment, tiled surround and screen.  Extractor.

Bedroom 3  3.26 x 3.09m  Velux window to east elevation.  Convector heater.

Bedroom 4  3.99 x 3.95m  Window to west elevation.  Convector heater.

OUTSIDE :

Attached Garage  5.28 x 3.84m  Constructed of brick.  Electric PVC up and over door.  Concrete floor.  2 windows to east elevation.

Gravel drive giving access to the garage.  Gravel seating area.  Partly covered patio.  Outside tap.  The garden is laid to lawn.  Kennel/Shed.

Small enclosed paddock with timber barn under a slate roof.  Attached lean-to with corrugated iron roof.

SERVICES :

Mains drainage, water, electricity and telephone.  Woodburner and electric heating. Broadband internet connection.

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : 1,100€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price :  171,500€ including Agency fees of 11,500€. Notaire’s fee – 13,000€

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 – 001271


Latest Listings

Renovated country house in a hamlet in Brittany

The house is believed to have been built in the 1770’s and has been renovated by the present owners.  There are many character features including exposed beams and a granite fireplace and the accommodation is spacious.  It stands in a quiet rural hamlet and has a garden and barn which serves for storage and workshop.  Viewing is recommended.

The property  is in Ille-et-Vilaine in the Brittany region of France,  in a quiet location, yet only five minutes from shops (including a supermarket) and restaurants in the village of Louvigné-du-Désert.  The ancient town of Fougères is a 15 minute drive from the house and the Fougères Forest is just a 10 minute drive for forest walks, horse riding, mountain bike tracks and lakeside swimming.  The Brittany American War Cemetery and Memorial is 15 minutes from the property.  The closest airport to the house is at Rennes (64 km) and slightly further afield are Dinard Airport (70 km), Angers Airport (119 km), or St. Brieuc Airport (127 km).  Within an hour’s drive are the towns of Laval, Granville, Villedieu-les-Poêles, the small fishing port of Cancale and Rennes, the capital of Brittany with its medieval streets and half timbered houses.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont Saint Michel is within very easy reach (32 km) as are the beaches on the North Brittany coast.  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo which is about 1 hour away.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Kitchen/Dining Room  6.26 x 6.12m  Partly glazed door and window to front and window to rear elevations.  Fireplace with wood-burner.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops with tiled splash-backs.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Inset double sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.  Electrics.  Laminate flooring.  Exposed beams.

Entrance Hall  6.12 x 3.02m  Glaz3ed double doors to front and window to rear elevations.  Tiled floor.  Exposed beams.  Stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.  Hand basin.

Lounge (to finish)  6.52 x 6.12m  Glazed door and window to front elevation.  Exposed beams.  Granite fireplace.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Velux window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  Sloping ceiling.

Bedroom 1  6.00 x 3.30m  Laminate flooring.  Chimney breast.  Window to front and Velux window to rear elevations.  Hatch to loft.  Exposed beams.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.75 x 2.85m (max)  Velux window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.

Study  3.02 x 2.39m  Window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring. Heated towel rail.  Sloping ceiling.  Inset spotlights.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.30m  Velux window to front elevation.  Sloping ceiling.  Pedestal basin.  Corner bath.  Shower.  WC.  Laminate flooring.  Airing cupboard.

Bedroom 3  6.42 x 2.38m  Sloping ceiling. Laminate flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  2 Velux windows to rear elevation.

OUTSIDE :

To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrubs and dwarf stone walls.

2 Storey Detached Barn  13.00 x 4.00m  Constructed of stone under a slate roof.  Sliding metal door to front elevation.  Power and light.  Steps up to first floor loft.

Area of garden to the rear of the house with vegetable garden.

Well.

SERVICES : Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected. Drainage to an all water septic tank installed in 2005. Remote controlled electric central heating and woodburner.  Double glazed pvc windows except one “stable” door.

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

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 129,000€ including Agency fees of 9,000€.  Notaire’s fee – 10,200€

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 – 001353


Latest Listings

Renovated country house in a hamlet in Brittany

The house is believed to have been built in the 1770’s and has been renovated by the present owners.  There are many character features including exposed beams and a granite fireplace and the accommodation is spacious.  It stands in a quiet rural hamlet and has a garden and barn which serves for storage and workshop.  Viewing is recommended.

The property  is in Ille-et-Vilaine in the Brittany region of France,  in a quiet location, yet only five minutes from shops (including a supermarket) and restaurants in the village of Louvigné-du-Désert.  The ancient town of Fougères is a 15 minute drive from the house and the Fougères Forest is just a 10 minute drive for forest walks, horse riding, mountain bike tracks and lakeside swimming.  The Brittany American War Cemetery and Memorial is 15 minutes from the property.  The closest airport to the house is at Rennes (64 km) and slightly further afield are Dinard Airport (70 km), Angers Airport (119 km), or St. Brieuc Airport (127 km).  Within an hour’s drive are the towns of Laval, Granville, Villedieu-les-Poêles, the small fishing port of Cancale and Rennes, the capital of Brittany with its medieval streets and half timbered houses.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont Saint Michel is within very easy reach (32 km) as are the beaches on the North Brittany coast.  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo which is about 1 hour away.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Kitchen/Dining Room  6.26 x 6.12m  Partly glazed door and window to front and window to rear elevations.  Fireplace with wood-burner.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops with tiled splash-backs.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Inset double sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.  Electrics.  Laminate flooring.  Exposed beams.

Entrance Hall  6.12 x 3.02m  Glaz3ed double doors to front and window to rear elevations.  Tiled floor.  Exposed beams.  Stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.  Hand basin.

Lounge (to finish)  6.52 x 6.12m  Glazed door and window to front elevation.  Exposed beams.  Granite fireplace.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Velux window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  Sloping ceiling.

Bedroom 1  6.00 x 3.30m  Laminate flooring.  Chimney breast.  Window to front and Velux window to rear elevations.  Hatch to loft.  Exposed beams.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.75 x 2.85m (max)  Velux window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.

Study  3.02 x 2.39m  Window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring. Heated towel rail.  Sloping ceiling.  Inset spotlights.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.30m  Velux window to front elevation.  Sloping ceiling.  Pedestal basin.  Corner bath.  Shower.  WC.  Laminate flooring.  Airing cupboard.

Bedroom 3  6.42 x 2.38m  Sloping ceiling. Laminate flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  2 Velux windows to rear elevation.

OUTSIDE :

To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrubs and dwarf stone walls.

2 Storey Detached Barn  13.00 x 4.00m  Constructed of stone under a slate roof.  Sliding metal door to front elevation.  Power and light.  Steps up to first floor loft.

Area of garden to the rear of the house with vegetable garden.

Well.

SERVICES : Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected. Drainage to an all water septic tank installed in 2005. Remote controlled electric central heating and woodburner.  Double glazed pvc windows except one “stable” door.

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

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 129,000€ including Agency fees of 9,000€.  Notaire’s fee – 10,200€

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 – 001353


Latest Listings

Renovated country house in a hamlet in Brittany

The house is believed to have been built in the 1770’s and has been renovated by the present owners.  There are many character features including exposed beams and a granite fireplace and the accommodation is spacious.  It stands in a quiet rural hamlet and has a garden and barn which serves for storage and workshop.  Viewing is recommended.

The property  is in Ille-et-Vilaine in the Brittany region of France,  in a quiet location, yet only five minutes from shops (including a supermarket) and restaurants in the village of Louvigné-du-Désert.  The ancient town of Fougères is a 15 minute drive from the house and the Fougères Forest is just a 10 minute drive for forest walks, horse riding, mountain bike tracks and lakeside swimming.  The Brittany American War Cemetery and Memorial is 15 minutes from the property.  The closest airport to the house is at Rennes (64 km) and slightly further afield are Dinard Airport (70 km), Angers Airport (119 km), or St. Brieuc Airport (127 km).  Within an hour’s drive are the towns of Laval, Granville, Villedieu-les-Poêles, the small fishing port of Cancale and Rennes, the capital of Brittany with its medieval streets and half timbered houses.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont Saint Michel is within very easy reach (32 km) as are the beaches on the North Brittany coast.  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo which is about 1 hour away.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Kitchen/Dining Room  6.26 x 6.12m  Partly glazed door and window to front and window to rear elevations.  Fireplace with wood-burner.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops with tiled splash-backs.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Inset double sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.  Electrics.  Laminate flooring.  Exposed beams.

Entrance Hall  6.12 x 3.02m  Glaz3ed double doors to front and window to rear elevations.  Tiled floor.  Exposed beams.  Stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.  Hand basin.

Lounge (to finish)  6.52 x 6.12m  Glazed door and window to front elevation.  Exposed beams.  Granite fireplace.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Velux window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  Sloping ceiling.

Bedroom 1  6.00 x 3.30m  Laminate flooring.  Chimney breast.  Window to front and Velux window to rear elevations.  Hatch to loft.  Exposed beams.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.75 x 2.85m (max)  Velux window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.

Study  3.02 x 2.39m  Window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring. Heated towel rail.  Sloping ceiling.  Inset spotlights.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.30m  Velux window to front elevation.  Sloping ceiling.  Pedestal basin.  Corner bath.  Shower.  WC.  Laminate flooring.  Airing cupboard.

Bedroom 3  6.42 x 2.38m  Sloping ceiling. Laminate flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  2 Velux windows to rear elevation.

OUTSIDE :

To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrubs and dwarf stone walls.

2 Storey Detached Barn  13.00 x 4.00m  Constructed of stone under a slate roof.  Sliding metal door to front elevation.  Power and light.  Steps up to first floor loft.

Area of garden to the rear of the house with vegetable garden.

Well.

SERVICES : Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected. Drainage to an all water septic tank installed in 2005. Remote controlled electric central heating and woodburner.  Double glazed pvc windows except one “stable” door.

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

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 129,000€ including Agency fees of 9,000€.  Notaire’s fee – 10,200€

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 – 001353


Latest Listings

Renovated country house in a hamlet in Brittany

The house is believed to have been built in the 1770’s and has been renovated by the present owners.  There are many character features including exposed beams and a granite fireplace and the accommodation is spacious.  It stands in a quiet rural hamlet and has a garden and barn which serves for storage and workshop.  Viewing is recommended.

The property  is in Ille-et-Vilaine in the Brittany region of France,  in a quiet location, yet only five minutes from shops (including a supermarket) and restaurants in the village of Louvigné-du-Désert.  The ancient town of Fougères is a 15 minute drive from the house and the Fougères Forest is just a 10 minute drive for forest walks, horse riding, mountain bike tracks and lakeside swimming.  The Brittany American War Cemetery and Memorial is 15 minutes from the property.  The closest airport to the house is at Rennes (64 km) and slightly further afield are Dinard Airport (70 km), Angers Airport (119 km), or St. Brieuc Airport (127 km).  Within an hour’s drive are the towns of Laval, Granville, Villedieu-les-Poêles, the small fishing port of Cancale and Rennes, the capital of Brittany with its medieval streets and half timbered houses.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont Saint Michel is within very easy reach (32 km) as are the beaches on the North Brittany coast.  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo which is about 1 hour away.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Kitchen/Dining Room  6.26 x 6.12m  Partly glazed door and window to front and window to rear elevations.  Fireplace with wood-burner.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops with tiled splash-backs.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Inset double sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.  Electrics.  Laminate flooring.  Exposed beams.

Entrance Hall  6.12 x 3.02m  Glaz3ed double doors to front and window to rear elevations.  Tiled floor.  Exposed beams.  Stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.  Hand basin.

Lounge (to finish)  6.52 x 6.12m  Glazed door and window to front elevation.  Exposed beams.  Granite fireplace.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Velux window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  Sloping ceiling.

Bedroom 1  6.00 x 3.30m  Laminate flooring.  Chimney breast.  Window to front and Velux window to rear elevations.  Hatch to loft.  Exposed beams.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.75 x 2.85m (max)  Velux window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.

Study  3.02 x 2.39m  Window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring. Heated towel rail.  Sloping ceiling.  Inset spotlights.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.30m  Velux window to front elevation.  Sloping ceiling.  Pedestal basin.  Corner bath.  Shower.  WC.  Laminate flooring.  Airing cupboard.

Bedroom 3  6.42 x 2.38m  Sloping ceiling. Laminate flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  2 Velux windows to rear elevation.

OUTSIDE :

To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrubs and dwarf stone walls.

2 Storey Detached Barn  13.00 x 4.00m  Constructed of stone under a slate roof.  Sliding metal door to front elevation.  Power and light.  Steps up to first floor loft.

Area of garden to the rear of the house with vegetable garden.

Well.

SERVICES : Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected. Drainage to an all water septic tank installed in 2005. Remote controlled electric central heating and woodburner.  Double glazed pvc windows except one “stable” door.

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

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 129,000€ including Agency fees of 9,000€.  Notaire’s fee – 10,200€

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 – 001353


Latest Listings

Renovated country house in a hamlet in Brittany

The house is believed to have been built in the 1770’s and has been renovated by the present owners.  There are many character features including exposed beams and a granite fireplace and the accommodation is spacious.  It stands in a quiet rural hamlet and has a garden and barn which serves for storage and workshop.  Viewing is recommended.

The property  is in Ille-et-Vilaine in the Brittany region of France,  in a quiet location, yet only five minutes from shops (including a supermarket) and restaurants in the village of Louvigné-du-Désert.  The ancient town of Fougères is a 15 minute drive from the house and the Fougères Forest is just a 10 minute drive for forest walks, horse riding, mountain bike tracks and lakeside swimming.  The Brittany American War Cemetery and Memorial is 15 minutes from the property.  The closest airport to the house is at Rennes (64 km) and slightly further afield are Dinard Airport (70 km), Angers Airport (119 km), or St. Brieuc Airport (127 km).  Within an hour’s drive are the towns of Laval, Granville, Villedieu-les-Poêles, the small fishing port of Cancale and Rennes, the capital of Brittany with its medieval streets and half timbered houses.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont Saint Michel is within very easy reach (32 km) as are the beaches on the North Brittany coast.  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo which is about 1 hour away.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Kitchen/Dining Room  6.26 x 6.12m  Partly glazed door and window to front and window to rear elevations.  Fireplace with wood-burner.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops with tiled splash-backs.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Inset double sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.  Electrics.  Laminate flooring.  Exposed beams.

Entrance Hall  6.12 x 3.02m  Glaz3ed double doors to front and window to rear elevations.  Tiled floor.  Exposed beams.  Stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.  Hand basin.

Lounge (to finish)  6.52 x 6.12m  Glazed door and window to front elevation.  Exposed beams.  Granite fireplace.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Velux window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  Sloping ceiling.

Bedroom 1  6.00 x 3.30m  Laminate flooring.  Chimney breast.  Window to front and Velux window to rear elevations.  Hatch to loft.  Exposed beams.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.75 x 2.85m (max)  Velux window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.

Study  3.02 x 2.39m  Window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring. Heated towel rail.  Sloping ceiling.  Inset spotlights.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.30m  Velux window to front elevation.  Sloping ceiling.  Pedestal basin.  Corner bath.  Shower.  WC.  Laminate flooring.  Airing cupboard.

Bedroom 3  6.42 x 2.38m  Sloping ceiling. Laminate flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  2 Velux windows to rear elevation.

OUTSIDE :

To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrubs and dwarf stone walls.

2 Storey Detached Barn  13.00 x 4.00m  Constructed of stone under a slate roof.  Sliding metal door to front elevation.  Power and light.  Steps up to first floor loft.

Area of garden to the rear of the house with vegetable garden.

Well.

SERVICES : Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected. Drainage to an all water septic tank installed in 2005. Remote controlled electric central heating and woodburner.  Double glazed pvc windows except one “stable” door.

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

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 129,000€ including Agency fees of 9,000€.  Notaire’s fee – 10,200€

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 – 001353


Latest Listings

Renovated country house in a hamlet in Brittany

The house is believed to have been built in the 1770’s and has been renovated by the present owners.  There are many character features including exposed beams and a granite fireplace and the accommodation is spacious.  It stands in a quiet rural hamlet and has a garden and barn which serves for storage and workshop.  Viewing is recommended.

The property  is in Ille-et-Vilaine in the Brittany region of France,  in a quiet location, yet only five minutes from shops (including a supermarket) and restaurants in the village of Louvigné-du-Désert.  The ancient town of Fougères is a 15 minute drive from the house and the Fougères Forest is just a 10 minute drive for forest walks, horse riding, mountain bike tracks and lakeside swimming.  The Brittany American War Cemetery and Memorial is 15 minutes from the property.  The closest airport to the house is at Rennes (64 km) and slightly further afield are Dinard Airport (70 km), Angers Airport (119 km), or St. Brieuc Airport (127 km).  Within an hour’s drive are the towns of Laval, Granville, Villedieu-les-Poêles, the small fishing port of Cancale and Rennes, the capital of Brittany with its medieval streets and half timbered houses.  The UNESCO heritage site of Mont Saint Michel is within very easy reach (32 km) as are the beaches on the North Brittany coast.  The closest ferry port is at Saint Malo which is about 1 hour away.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES :

On the ground floor –

Kitchen/Dining Room  6.26 x 6.12m  Partly glazed door and window to front and window to rear elevations.  Fireplace with wood-burner.  Range of matching base and wall units.  Worktops with tiled splash-backs.  Space for range style cooker with extractor hood over.  Inset double sink with mixer tap.  Space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for upright fridge/freezer.  Electrics.  Laminate flooring.  Exposed beams.

Entrance Hall  6.12 x 3.02m  Glaz3ed double doors to front and window to rear elevations.  Tiled floor.  Exposed beams.  Stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom  Tiled floor.  WC.  Hand basin.

Lounge (to finish)  6.52 x 6.12m  Glazed door and window to front elevation.  Exposed beams.  Granite fireplace.

On the First Floor –

Landing  Velux window to rear elevation.  Wood flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  Sloping ceiling.

Bedroom 1  6.00 x 3.30m  Laminate flooring.  Chimney breast.  Window to front and Velux window to rear elevations.  Hatch to loft.  Exposed beams.  Radiator.

Bedroom 2  5.75 x 2.85m (max)  Velux window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring.  Sloping ceiling.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.

Study  3.02 x 2.39m  Window to front elevation.  Laminate flooring. Heated towel rail.  Sloping ceiling.  Inset spotlights.

Bathroom  3.19 x 2.30m  Velux window to front elevation.  Sloping ceiling.  Pedestal basin.  Corner bath.  Shower.  WC.  Laminate flooring.  Airing cupboard.

Bedroom 3  6.42 x 2.38m  Sloping ceiling. Laminate flooring.  Radiator.  Exposed beams.  2 Velux windows to rear elevation.

OUTSIDE :

To the front of the house there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrubs and dwarf stone walls.

2 Storey Detached Barn  13.00 x 4.00m  Constructed of stone under a slate roof.  Sliding metal door to front elevation.  Power and light.  Steps up to first floor loft.

Area of garden to the rear of the house with vegetable garden.

Well.

SERVICES : Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected. Drainage to an all water septic tank installed in 2005. Remote controlled electric central heating and woodburner.  Double glazed pvc windows except one “stable” door.

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

FINANCIAL DETAILS :

Taxes Foncières : Approx. 400€ per annum

Taxe d’habitation : € per annum

Asking price : 129,000€ including Agency fees of 9,000€.  Notaire’s fee – 10,200€

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 – 001353

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