Farmhouse with outbuildings, land and a large pond - private!, Calvados, Normandy
Farmhouse with outbuildings, a large pond and no neighbours surrounded by its own land of 2 hectares ( approx 5 acres) for sale in Normandy. The surroundings of this property offer a peaceful place to live, seemingly in the middle of nowhere! Yet it is just a few minutes drive to market town of Vire with all amenities and mainline train station to Paris. There is room to extend the accommodation into the loft space, subject to obtaining the necessary planning permission, or create a gîte or two in one of the outbuildings ....
THE ACCOMMODATION On the ground floor
Kitchen/Dining Room 4.27 x 3.21m Partly glazed double doors to front and window to rear elevations. Handmade kitchen with solid wood worktops. Ceramic sinks with mixer tap. Tiled floor. Shelving. Tiled splash-backs. Electrics. Rayburn style cooker/heater. Space for under counter fridge Inner Hall Tiled floor. Stairs to first floor. Lounge 4.98 x 4.18m Fireplace with wood-burner. Window to front and rear elevations. Radiator. Shower Room 1.68 x 1.68m Window to rear elevation. WC. Heated towel rail. Vanity unit. Shower. Tiled floor.
On the First Floor
Landing Window to front elevation. Wood flooring. Ladder access to boarded loft. Smoke detector. Bedroom 1 4.48 x 3.83m Window to front elevation. Wood flooring. Radiator. Bedroom 2 3.36 x 1.77m Window to rear elevation. Wood flooring. Radiator. Bedroom 3 4.57 x 3.94m Window to front elevation. Wood flooring. Ornamental granite fireplace. Radiator.
Attached Utility Area 3.75 x 2.56m Hot water cylinder. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Door to front elevation. Sink unit. Walled garden with mature flower and shrubs to the front of the property. Detached Barn 13.61 x 4.95m Constructed of stone and block under a corrugated iron and Fibro cement roof. (used as garage/workshop in rear extension. Steps up to the first floor in the main barn (storage area). Power and light. Sliding metal door. (Old house) barn divided into: Store Room 6.23 x 3.06m Door to front elevation. Internal stables/stalls 9.05 x 6.23m Stairs up to first floor storage area. Double window and door to front elevation. Attached Log Store 6.23 x 2.77m. Separate detached barn (old dairy) 24.00 x 5.42 Constructed of stone and block with Fibro cement roof. Power and light. 2 storey with single storey extension. 5.34 x 3.25m Large pond of approximately 25.00 x 10.00m Stream on boundary. Source. Open fronted stone and wood tractor shed with corrugated iron roof 5.76 x 11m Concrete base. Attached corrugated iron Lean-to 11.00 x 4.66m Concrete floor. From the road a timber farm gate gives access to drive to house and barns. Paddocks.
Mains electricity. Well water. Solid fuel Rayburn with back-boiler providing central heating. Drainage to an all water septic tank.
ABOUT THE AREA This property is situated in the south of the department of Calvados. There is an 18 hole golf course within a couple of minutes drive. Stunning out-riding starts near the property and can be continued on to the Lake Dathée and further west to the Saint Sever forest.
The property is a 5 minute drive from the town of Vire and about an hour’s drive south from the port of Ouistreham, Caen, the landing beaches and an hour inland from the breathtaking bay of the Mont Saint Michel to the west.