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5 bedroom character property for sale

Guide Price €345,000

France - Brittany, Morbihan, Malestroit

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Key features:

  • 3 bedroom restored house
  • 2 bedroom restored annexe
  • Gardens of 5000 m2
  • Garage
  • Gravelled courtyard
  • Near the Brest canal
  • 20 minutes to Vannes
  • 5 minutes to Malestroit
  • Excellent quality of renovation
  • Internal viewing essential

Full description:

Close to Malestroit, South Brittany


A lovely stone property set in an enviable and highly desirable rural location not far from
Malestroit town. The property has undergone extensive restoration work which has been carried out with superb style and high quality fittings throughout. The result is a unique home with that elusive X factor! Many superb original features have been thoughtfully retained and enhanced during this top quality restoration project.

Comprises of two adjoining stone cottages which form an attractive 'L' shape. The larger main residence provides spacious living space with 3-bedrooms. The adjoining 2-bed cottage offers the adaptability for either holiday letting/family or guest accommodation. Alternatively as these properties are linked via a doorway - they could reunite as one large rambling family home.

Conveniently situated in a pretty little hamlet on a quiet country lane with the pretty
Nantes/Brest canal located just a few minutes walk away. Ideal for those who enjoy
cycling and walking amongst an idyllic setting. Within a few minutes drive to the popular medieval town of Malestroit which offers an excellent choice of shopping facilities.

The accommodation comprises: (measurements approximate)

Spacious character Sitting room/Dining room: 70m2. Appealing exposed stone walls and beams. Quality York stone floor. Feature fireplace with wood burning stove plus an enormous hearth - a magnificent feature in this impressive reception room.

Separate Farmhouse Kitchen: 25m2. A superb kitchen that has oodles of style and charm.
Tastefully decorated and boasts many original features which have been lovingly enhanced during the restoration process. Exposed stone walls York stone floor.
Good range of cupboards, drawers and attractive work top surfaces. Old fashioned white enamel Butlers' sink. The large cooking range is available by separate negotiation.

Stairs lead from the main sitting room to the first floor lading: ample space for an

Bedroom 1: 14m2. Character features
Bedroom 2: 10m2. Character features
Bedroom 3: 12m2 Character features
Large Bathroom: 12m2. Stunning bathroom with large corner bath, twin wash hand basins, bidet and toilet. Beautiful blue tiled floor. Corner shower.

Attached cottage

Sitting room/diner/kitchen: 40m2 Exposed stone and open beams. Quality York stone floor. Attractive Breton stone fireplace which has a wood burning stove. Kitchen: ample cupboards, drawers and tiled work top surfaces and tiled splash back areas. Dining area. Nicely decorated with lots of character features. Gas hob. Window overlooks the rear garden.

An entrance way has been knocked through the very thick stone wall to join the next door house. This could either be left open or fitted with a door. Alternatively it could be bricked up to make both cottages permanently independent. However, it provides good flexibility at present.

Stairs to first floor:
Landing/Mezzanine: Good sized area with wooden balustrade around.
Dormer window. Wood panelled walls. Ample room for a small corner office area.

Bedroom 1: 10m2. Exposed stone and beams. Velux window.

Bedroom 2: 9m2. Wooden floor. Exposed stone.

Large Bathroom: A lovely bright and spacious bathroom with attractive white suite comprising panelled bath, toilet and wash hand basin. Pretty tiled surrounds and tastefully
fitted and decorated.

Approached via double gates which leads into a large gravel area with plenty of
parking space.
Attractive enclosed gardens mainly laid to lawn surround the cottages.
Land approximately 5,000m2. There is a superb varied selection of mature shrubs and various mature trees. Lovely rural outlook. Gravelled courtyard area to the rear of the property which is enclosed (safe for dogs and children). Plenty of parking space.

Attached Garage/Lean to storage area.

Services: Mains water, electricity and septic tank are connected. Telephone and broadband connection available.

Location: Quiet rural country lane position within a 5 minute drive to the centre of the
Popular medieval market town of Malestroit which stands on the banks of the
Nantes/Brest canal. The coastal town of Vannes can be reached within a 20 minute

Internal viewing is essential to fully appreciate the quality of work carried out on these cottages.

The septic tank will need upgrading to meet current regulations.

DPE Main house F
Cottage C

REDUCED PRICE 345,000 Euros Including Agency Fee

BRD 1170

For further information, please contact Guy Sherratt on 01598 710134 or email


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This pin shows the general area of the property as the exact location was not given

Nearest Airports*

  • Rennes (St-Jacques) (International), 35.2 miles
  • Dinard (Pleurtuit) (International), 55.6 miles
  • Nantes Atlantique (International), 58.3 miles

*Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.

To view this property or request more details, contact
Guy Sherratt Equestrian & Overseas Properties, Devon

Bracken House Bratton Fleming, Barnstaple Devon, EX31 4TG, England.
03339 395508  Local call rate
About Guy Sherratt Equestrian & Overseas Properties, Devon

Guy Sherratt started the business in 1994 specialising in the marketing of equestrian properties throughout the south and west of England and also in South Wales.

We have been marketing overseas properties for the last 4 years in association with other agents, in France, Portugal and Spain as well as other countries.

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Working with several agents in France we have many interesting equestrian, country and village properties including gites complexes in Brittany, Normandy, central France, Limousin, Aquitaine, Midi-Pyrenees, Burgundy and Languedoc-Roussillon. Our agent in Paris also has access to other areas.

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We deal with an excellent agent in the Algarve with a wide variety of properties and will shortly be able to offer properties further north into the Alentejo and the north of the country.

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In Spain, we are also working with agents in Andalucia. These range from modern properties to re-builds and country dwellings.

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Guy Sherratt Equestrian & Overseas Properties, Devon

Bracken House Bratton Fleming, Barnstaple Devon, EX31 4TG, England.
or call 03339 395508
Calling from outside the UK? 0044 1598 710134

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