Ref: AHIN-HRH-371Price: 350,000 Euros + Notaire's fees
Nr. Domfront, 3 Bed House + 2 Bed Gite + Outbuildings +8,000m2
This charming stone and colombage property, with gite and other outbuildings, is part of a corps du ferme and is located at the end of a private gravel driveway, in the rolling Normandy countryside. It is just a few minutes to the medieval town of Domfront. The views (including those of Domfront) from the gardens are superb.
The house and gite have been sympathetically restored with lot of original features remaining. There is still a barn and bread-oven to restore should the new owner wish to do so.
The gite has proved very popular with visitors to the area details of rental, etc can be discussed with the owner at the time of viewing.
The Main House the ground floor is partially open plan and offers spacious living areas Lounge/entrance (7m x 7m) Vaulted ceiling over the entrance. The lounge has a lower ceiling and has a very cosy feel. Exposed beams, feature stone walls, wood burning stove set into corner fireplace, carpeted floor, stairs to bedroom with en-suite. There are doors leading to driveway and also the terrace at the rear of the property Kitchen/breakfast room (7m x 4m) with fitted units and under-stairs storage cupboard, the kitchen is divided from the living area by an open colombage wall, making the whole area light and bright. Tiled floor, exposed beams, door to driveway Dining Room (5m x 6m) the formal dining room has exposed beams, wood burning stove in stone fireplace, tiled floor, and stairs to upper floor Utility Room/WC with space for freezer, washing machine, etc Bedroom 1 (7m x 3.3m) accessed via staircase from the lounge this bedroom has an ensuite bathroom, exposed beams and carpet floor Bedrooms 2 and 3 are accessed via staircase from dining room making this property ideal for a chambres dhote Bedroom 2 (7m x 3.8m) this bedroom has ensuite bathroom, exposed beams and carpet floor Bedroom 3 (7m x 3.8m) this bedroom has ensuite shower room and a carpeted floor.
The house benefits from double glazing, electric heating and has an up-to-date fosse and has both mains and well water.
The Gite: At the very end of the driveway, the gite has the benefit of a private garden area with terrace, lawned area and covered parking Lounge (5.6, x 5.2m) with exposed beams and separated from the kitchen/dining room by open colombage wall Kitchen (5.2m x 3.10m) with fitted floor units, tiled floor Small hallway with stairs to upper floor Bedroom 1 (13.10m x 2.4m) with carpet floor, velux window and ensuite bathroom Bedroom 2 (3.1, x 2.8m) exposed beams, velux window and carpet floor Bathroom with bath, wash-hand basin and WC, velux window and carpet floor Attached to the side of the Gite is a small lean-to where you will find the original bathroom (see photo)
Outside The property has the benefit of several outbuildings/barns The Breadoven, with original oven still in place, requires restoration The Barn attached to the house has had planning approval granted (this may need to be renewed) to extend the living accommodation and details can be discussed with the owner at the time of viewing The Open Hanger attached to the end of the property, is an ideal play/bbq area and houses a cider press. Garage - another barn provides garage space for 4/5 vehicles. The land surrounding the property extends to approx 8000m2 and is mainly laid to lawn. There is a working well, several terraces/patios and lots of mature trees and shrubs.
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