2 bedroom farm house for sale
France - Désertines, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire
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- Rural location at the end of a lane
- Yet just 2km from local shops & services
- 10mins from a thriving market town
- Almost 1/2 acre land
- 4 outbuildings
- Potential for further development
This property is located in beautiful countryside and sits at the end of a private driveway. The house was fully renovated 10 years ago by the current owners and offers all the convenience of modern living whilst retaining the character and charm, such as original beams and old fireplaces.
Skirting the courtyard, the 4 stone outbuildings provide the potential for a variety of uses and the possibility for a conversion project, subject to planning. There is also a small 'bakery' with open fireplace/bread oven and small field adjacent to the buildings. The garden has superb views over open countryside and the river valley.
The house and outbuildings are approached along a quiet country lane, leading to a large gavelled courtyard area, which comprises of 4 outbuildings with loft space above and suitable for a variety of uses.
The pretty garden is divided by lawns and paths and has been extensively planted with roses, flowering shrubs, fruit bushes and herb gardens - a real wildlife habitat. In addition, there is a small field area adjoining the garden. There are stunning views over open countryside and the river valley.
The village of Desertines is 2km away and here you'll find basic shops. The market town of Gorron 10 minutes away. Gorron has a good selection of shops and services as well as a popular weekly market.
The surrounding countryside offers scenic walking as well as cycling trails along the Mayenne river valley. The cycling trail is part of the 615km-long 'Vélo Francette' cycle route, from Normandy to La Rochelle. There is the opportunity to explore the National Park "Normandie-Maine" and the beautiful Forêt de Fougères which are also closeby. For shopping, the town of Gorron is only 10 minutes away and has a good range of shops and a Wednesday market abundant in local produce. The cross channel ports of Saint Malo and Caen are two hours' drive away and the TGV station can be accessed at Laval.
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