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Cerisy Belle Etoile, Orne, Lower Normandy, France €179.162
  • Beautifully renovated 17th century 3 storey farmhouse with separate gite/annex.
VR Estates are delighted to offer for sale this stunning home, dating back to the 17th century this traditional home has been beautifully renovated making exceptional use of the original features, whilst sympathetically restoration has taken place it perfectly compliments with the new features needed for modern living.

The semi detached property is South facing and provides a spacious 4 bedroom home, built with a unique and interesting split level lay out which is accessed via 2 large outdoor granite stair cases one leading to the living area and the other leading to the second floor.

In the main property there is a large, light and airy kitchen, which has a beautiful kitchen installed with a range of French style units which perfectly compliments the style of the property, this space is approximately 42 m2 and has 4 windows and 2 doors, old built in cupboards and the original large working fire place which is the focal point of the room.
The original archway and internal stairways connect the kitchen and living room/ bedrooms and loft/mezzanine, the upstairs room or grenier is accessed via one of the granite out door stairways, and has been divided into 2 equal sized bedrooms which share a bathroom which has a hydro massage shower installed and a WC and basin set in a vanity unit.
The main lounge has a magnificent walkin granite fireplace which is in full working order, the mezzanine and loft rooms are an extension of this main living room and 4 velux windows have been installed to create a lovely bright living space.

The additional 2 bedrooms are on the ground floor, accessed via a staircase leading down from the kitchen, this area has also been equally split into 2 good sized double bedrooms, with traditional oak doors leading out into the courtyard area, these rooms share a bathroom with cubicle shower, bath, WC and basin set in a vanity unit.

Other features and benefits of the property are newly fitted double glazed windows, with white painted hardwood frames with pine shutters with matching white doors providing an attractive facade to the property, the floors through out are new and are made from 30mm thick boards made from Normandy oak or local Douglas pine.

All the electrics are new and up to standard, all rooms have telephone and TV/ Satellite points, the central heating is run via a gas fired convection boiler.
All 3 fireplaces have been renovated including the chimneys.
The Fosse toutes eaux and drainage has been installed and approved by local authority so is up to standard. The new hot and cold water system is fed by communal water.
There is also a functioning well shared with the neighbour.
The traditional slate roof is also new and high tech insulation has been installed along with high quality Zinc gutters/ down pipes.

The annexe which provides a small apartment style has had all power, water and sewage extended from the main house so is completely ready and liveable, and benefits from a granite fireplace, corner kitchen and bathroom with shower.
This would make ideal guest accommodation for visitors or equally as a rental gite if an income was required by the owners, this also has a car port for private parking for the guests.

The land area to the property is an ample 2030 m2, and is accessed from a gated driveway, there is plenty of parking, there is a large courtyard on the South side if the property and 2 smaller areas on the North side of the house. It is completely fenced so secure for animals and children, and has an abundance of fruit trees around the garden. the property is also set back from the main road.

The house is situated approximately 1 km outside the pretty village of Cerisy Bell Etoile, which has a school and a bar/restaurant. The popular and larger town of Flers is 7km away with large supermarkets and shopping, as well as the popular weekly markets where you can wander around and browse the local produce on offer there, Flers has a direct rail link to Paris which runs at least 6 times each day and you can be in the capital in 2 hours and 30 minutes.

The property is easily accessed to and from the UK by a choice of either port at Caen or St Malo or 4 hours to Calais.
The international airport of Dinard is 2 hours away, and Paris is 3.5 hours away by car.

This is a really beautiful home and with the advantage of a separate self contained accommodation, as well as a lovely setting in this desirable area of lower Normandy. This unique fitted and decorated house is a must see. Please feel free to contact us for more details or to arrange a viewing.