Normandy House For Sale
A wonderful eight bedroomed country house in a quiet location.The main part of the house is in brick with a colombage extension added in 2012. Glorious gardens and heated in ground pool provide an appropriate setting for the house. The price makes it a not to be missed opportunity to live as the Lord of the Manor.
n the heart of the Pays d’Auge, with it’s apple orchards, famous cattle and cheeses, and pretty villages. The gardens are as lovely as the house, with fruit trees, including apples, pears, figs, peaches, kiwis, and cherries. vegetable plot, lawns, flower beds, a pond with a little bridge, greenhouse, it could even be English ! A separate building gives a double garage, workshop, storage and a 20m2 in the roof space. The swimming pool is heated by the same system as the house and is a minimal cost.
The house is in very good repair throughout, the beautiful bathrooms are recent, and the sitting room in the extension, with windows to three sides overlooking the gardens is a delight.
The entrance hall is immense with two open fireplaces, there is a modern sauna, in fact everything to make it a nigh on perfect family home.
Accommodation comprises :
Entrance 8.3 x 5.37 metres Tiled floor, open fires at each end, two staircases. what a great space to greet guests.
Sitting room. 7.5 x 6.4 metres. Beamed ceiling, six large windows spread over three sides. This room is also used as the dining room, for which there is ample space.
Kitchen. 3.58 x 3.46 metres. Fully fitted and incorporating oven, hob and hood, dish washer, microwave. Tiled floor.
Off this room is an inner hall with the boiler room, and the ground floor WC.
A long corridor gives access to :
Bedroom 3.26 x 2.77 metres. Built in wardrobe.
Bedroom 4.18 x 3.79 metres.
Bedroom 4.54 x 3.36 metres. Fitted wardrobes.
Room with sauna.
Shower room with Italian shower, twin wash basins, separate WC;
A second landing leads to the extension rooms,
Bedroom 5 x 3 metres
Bedroom 4.7 x 3.2 metres. Both approximate sizes as they have sloping roofs
Bathroom with Italian shower, twin wash basins, multi jet bath with programmable coloured lights. The walls and floor are tiled.
Bedroom 3.9 x 2.8 metres. Dormer window.
Bedroom. 3 x 2.8 metres. Fitted cupboard.
Bedroom 4 x 2 metres. Dormer window.
WC and wash hand basin.
Store room 3 X 2 metres. No window.
All the first and second floors have either wooden or wood laminate flooring.
Where ceilings slope we have measured to about head height.
A gravel drive leads to the garage and workshop.
There are large terraces to the side and front for outside sitting and dining.
There is also a tool shed in the aforementioned gardens.
As you can tell we like this house, a lot. Is it perfect, no, the kitchen is a little tired, and the bedroom decor is not as high standard as the rest. But these are quiblles really, it’s a great house for the money, in fact it would be a great house for more money. If you are thinking of moving to France and have this budget it would be hard to match this, or get close.
Normandy House For Sale