Magnificent house and barns in Swiss Normande, Calvados, Normandy
Magnificent house and barns in the Swiss Normandy area built around a central garden and turning area, with 3 acres of land. It is approached via a private drive of approx 500 yard that ensures the owners complete privacy and peace.
The property benefits from double glazed windows and light and spacious rooms. There is further room to create additional living accommodation and the barns offer huge potential to convert in to a gîte comples, subject to planning.
The house is situated on the outskirts of a village in the beautiful Swiss Normandy area known for its hills and valleys, it is only 26 km from the department capital of Caen and 200 km from Paris. It is about 7 kms from Thury-Harcourt which boasts many amenities such as supermarkets, shops, restaurants, bars, swimming pool, kayak centre, tennis and weekly market and Falaise with all amenities is 16km. The nearest ferry port is at Caen Ouistreham and the channel tunnel at Calais is 274 km. It is in a perfect position for exploring the riverside towns of the Orne valley and also the north Coast resorts and D-Day landing beaches (45 km). THE ACCOMMODATION : On the ground floor:
Entrance Hall Caen stone stairs to first floor with oak treads. Brick floor. Door with glazed side panel to front elevation. Exposed beams. Kitchen/Breakfast Room 6.38 x 3.63m Partly glazed double doors to front elevation and terrace. Window to rear and side elevations. Range of oak base and wall units including plate rack. Vent. Space for range style cooker with extractor over. Worktop with tiled splashback. Double sink with mixer tap. pace for free standing fridge/freezer. Painted beams. Shelving. Recess for microwave. Quarry tiled floor. Radiator. Telephone socket. Door to Lounge 5.99 x 5.83m Herringbone brick floor. Recess with hot water cylinder and electrics. Caen stone fireplace with woodburner. Exposed painted beams. Radiator. Glazed double doors to front elevation and terrace. Central heating thermosatat. Cloakroom Tiled floor. Window to rear elevation. Hand basin. WC. Room to finish 6.60 x 5.87m Glazed double doors and window to front elevation. 2 windows to rear elevation. Tiled floor. Provision to use as kitchen. Small pane glazed door to Inner Hall Tiled floor. Door to pantry with tiled floor and Boiler Room 3.64 x 2.62m Boiler. Plumbing for washing machine. Tiled floor. Door to Workshop 10.25 x 6.20m Door and 3 windows to front elevation. 2,500 litre oil storage tank. Concrete floor.
On the First Floor:
Split Landing Window to rear elevation. Wood flooring. Bedroom 1 6.04 x 3.95m Oak and mahogany beams. Window to east and front elevations. Radiator. Quarry tiled floor. Recess with shelving. Bedroom 2 4.91 x 4.44m Original wood flooring. Radiator. Decorative fireplace. Window to front elevation. Shower Room (to finish) Window to front elevation. Shower. WC. 2nd Landing Inner landing with stairs to loft. Bedroom 3 4.29 x 3.07m Wood flooring. Exposed beams. 2 windows to rear elevation. Radiator. Vent. Bedroom 4 4.32 x 2.79m Wood flooring. Vent. Radiator. Window to front elevation. Shower Room 2.26 x 2.20m WC. Vanity unit with mirror and light over. Extractor fan. Large shower unit. Fully tiled floor and walls. Bidet. Heated towel rail. Inset spotlights. Loft Space (Ideal for conversion if required) 4 Velux windows to rear elevation. Window opening. Main part floored. Exposed "A" frame.
Terrace to front of the house. Well. Drive with central area laid to lawn and raised flower beds. Magnificent weeping willow tree. 3 walnut trees. Cherry trees. Garden laid to lawn. Barn opposite house 28.00 x 5.41m Constructed of stone under tiled roof. Part open fronted (car ports). Barn has 2 doors and 3 windows to front elevation. Land bounded by stream.
2nd Barn 48.00 x 6.73m (Old Dairy) Constructed of stone under tile and slate roof. Original beams. 2 storeys.
Mains water, telephone and electricity are connected.
Drainage to an all water septic tank
Oil fired central heating.
Broadband internet connection.