- Detached country house
- No near neighbours
- 4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2 receptions
- A third of an acre of land
- Double-glazed and new roof
- Huge stone barn
- 5 mins from shops
- Less than 100km from Caen ferry
This pretty detached house stands in an elevated position set back from the road and protected by a tall hedge. There are no close neighbours. The 4-bedroom accommodation is immaculately presented and ready to move straight in to. The grounds of a third of an acre include a large, stone-built barn.
The rooms of this lovely house are bright and there is a versatile layout. A particular feature of the property is a modern fully fitted kitchen with breakfast area which was professionally installed about 8 years ago and looks new. The property had a new roof in 2017 and benefits from double-glazed windows with shutters. Outside there is a private, fully enclosed garden, a large barn, double car port and a caravan shelter.
The property is near a small pretty village, midway between Vire and Flers both of which offer comprehensive facilities, including daily trains to Paris,. The small medieval town of Tinchebray with shops, bars, banks, schools, doctors’ surgeries is about 5 minutes’ drive away. The ferry port at Caen Ouistreham can be reached in 1 hour, and 15 minutes.
The accommodation, measuring 100m² of habitable space, consists of:
On the ground floor –
Dining Room: 5.00 x 3.30m Wood flooring. Fireplace with inset wood-burner with vents. Opening to:
Sitting Room: 3.41 x 3.36m Part wood panelled walls. Wood flooring.
Inner Hall: Wood flooring. Door to basement.
Cloakroom: Tiled floor. WC.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room: 3.39 x 3.36m Range of built-in kitchen units including base and full height units. Built-in oven and 4 ring gas hob with extractor hood over. Built-in dishwasher. Sink with mixer tap. Worktops with splash-backs. Tiled floor. Breakfast bar. Built-in fridge. Wall-mounted gas fired boiler.
Family Bathroom: 3.29 x 2.69m Bath with mixer tap/shower fitment. Shower. Twin vanity unit with mirror fronted cupboards and lights over.
Basement: Electric meters. Concrete floor. Well with water piped into house but needs new pump. Door to exterior. Wine cellar.
Landing: Access to loft. Built-in cupboards.
Bedroom 1: 4.08 x 2.64m
Bedroom 2; 7.94 x 4.05m Built-in shelves.
Bedroom 3/Study: 2.78 x 2.69m
Bedroom 4: 2.73 x 2.63m Built-in shelves. Built-in cupboard.
Electric, double wrought iron gates lead to gravel parking and turning areas. The garden is surrounded by high hedges and flower borders.
Timber Caravan Store: 7.00 x 2.00m
Attached Double Car Port: 5.75 x 5.37m Concrete floor. Door to wood shed.
The garden to the rear is mainly lawn with mature hedges, flower borders and a variety of trees including cherry, plum and 2 pear trees. Terrace with access from kitchen.
Large Stone Outbuilding with slate roof. First floor storage area which is insulated and has skylights. On the ground floor – Workshop 5.21 x 4.19m Sink. Stairs to first floor. Store Room 4.62 x 4.09m
Attached Barn 6.57 x 4.65m. Chicken Coop 4.64 x 4.57m.
Mains water, telephone and electricity. Drainage is to a septic tank. Gas-fired central heating. Broadband internet connection.
Habitable space: 100m²
Plot size: 1256m² (0.31 acres)
Heating: Gas-fired central heating
Distance to shops: 5 minutes
Distance to ferry port: 90 kms (Caen - 1h 15 mins)
Taxe Foncière: 726 € per annum
(Location shown on property portals is approximate.)
Please note: All sizes and locations are approximate. La Résidence 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 either given or implied.