River Vilaine views from this five bedroomed stone house near Redon, Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany
A south facing stone house with panoramic views over the River Vilaine. Quietly situated on the outskirts of a pretty hamlet , 250m from the river’s edge, the house is just 8 minutes drive from the main Redon-Rennes axis and 12 minutes drive from the main Nantes-Rennes axis. Rennes airport 35 minutes, Nantes airport I hour. In the departement of Ille et Vilaine, bordering the Loire Atlantique, 15 minutes from Redon.
A large and versatile home, the house was built in 1977 but has recently been refurbished and double glazed. It is a quality construction of stone with slate roof, granite lintels, copper gutters and downpipes and a pretty tower.
Five large bedrooms, one east and two south terraces, 4000 sq m gardens with commanding river views from both house and garden.
Entry through double gates, graveled drive to garage, parking for several cars.
Front door in mahogany.
Entrance hall (2.7 x 3.3) with doors off to kitchen, receptions rooms, utility area, cloakroom.
Kitchen (5.5 x 4): Range of modern fitted units, oven, microwave, induction hob, integrated fridge, dishwasher. Deville wood burning stove. Door to east terrace, communicating door to dining room.
From hall glazed door to corridor leading to: Utility room (2.1 x 3.3) worktop with cupboards over, sink, plumbing for washing machine, vent for dryer, space for freezer. North facing window.
Cloakroom off entrance hall. WC and washbasin. North facing window.
Reception rooms: glazed double doors from entrance hall leading to:
Dining room (8 x 3.5), French windows to east terrace, pretty wooden staircase in tower to upper floor. Galleried balustrade overlooking sitting room. Six stairs down to:
Sitting room (6 x 4.4), a bright sunny room with four sets of French windows on three sides to lower south terrace. Woodburning stove in classic limestone fireplace. Oak beamed ceiling.
From dining room glazed door to master suite comprising sitting room, bedroom and large bathroom as follows:
Sitting room (3.4 x 3.5) with French windows to upper south terrace, river and garden views, door through to:
Bedroom 1 (4.3 x 3.5) with French windows to upper south terrace, river and garden views, two double wardrobes, door through to:
En suite bathroom (3.3 x 3.1) with double basins, bath, bidet, wc, large shower, electric towel rail, extractor fan. North facing window.
From dining room up turning wooden staircase in the tower to:
Large landing (possible bedroom six) (4.8 x 2.7) doors off to bedrooms 4 & 5, large walk in wardrobe, corridor to guest suite comprising bedrooms 2 & 3 and shower room, all as follows:
Bedroom 5 currently used as an art studio (5.45 x 8.1 into eaves) East facing Velux.
Bedroom 4 (5.51 x 3.62 into eaves) large double wardrobe. North facing window.
From landing door to corridor serving guest suite comprising shower room and bedrooms 2 and 3, as follows:
Shower room (2.43 x 4.3) double basins, bidet, wc and shower. North facing window.
Bedroom 3 (3.3 x 4.3) with pretty river and garden views from south facing window.
Bedroom 2 (3.5 x 6.65 into eaves) a large bedroom with pretty river and garden views from south facing window. West window and door to outside stone steps leading down to upper south terrace.
As it has its own access, this guest suite could be turned into an entirely separate apartment, as could the master suite below.
From sitting room stairs down to cellars comprising:
Garden room with sink, access to rose garden and doors to:
Garage Boiler room. Oil fired boiler, oil tank (2000l), hot water tank. Workshop, electricity switchboard Cave
Tiled terraces to east and south, secured by balustrades and linked by wooden steps and decking.
Below the upper south terrace a pretty rose garden and shrubbery leading to a pergola.
Below the lower south terrace a graveled area with raised fishpond and flower beds.
From pond area gravel and oak steps through shrubs and flowerbeds to lawned garden, fir, oak, walnut and fruit trees, shrub borders. Numerous outside taps. To the east second pond, vegetable area, potting shed etc. Below outside steps lean-to with outside tap, storage area. Open fronted woodstore.
Broadband available, mains drainage.
Walks directly from the property down to the river and along the riverbank/towpath for miles in both directions.
Neighbours: None at all to the south and east. One single storey house to the north, occupied 6-8 weeks annually. Two houses to the west at a distance of 60m.
Contact the owners direct for more photos/video. Better still, come and see for yourself!
Primary Energy Consumption (kWh/m2/year) For This Property
- Properties for sale in Brittany, France
- Properties for sale in Nouvelle Aquitaine (formerly Poitou-Charentes, Aquitaine and Limousin), France
- Properties for sale in France
- Properties for sale in Occitanie (formerly Midi-Pyrénées and Languedoc-Roussillon), France
- Properties for sale in Normandy, France
- Properties for sale in Provence-Côte d'Azur, France
- Properties for sale in Dordogne, Nouvelle Aquitaine (formerly Poitou-Charentes, Aquitaine and Limousin), France
- Properties for sale in Pays de la Loire, France
- Properties for sale in Morbihan, Brittany, France
- Properties for sale in Auvergne and Rhône-Alpes, France