5 bedroom detached house for sale
France - Le Bény-Bocage, Calvados, Normandy
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- Gas central heating
- Gîte attached
The house is approached from a quiet road by a tree lined driveway leading to a car parking area. To the front is an extensive area of grass/lawn, and orchard containing a range of fruit trees and vines, a functioning well and a tree-house. The property is full of Normandy character and has recently been re-pointed with traditional lime mortar. Fronting the house is a terrace and well stocked flower/shrub gardens. There is a range of timber outbuildings including a garage and caravan port, with a wood store and stables along one side of the property. To the rear, a large vegetable and soft fruit garden and a second large field, all enclosed by trees and hedges.
Both the house and gîte have full gas central heating.
The house consists of :
Lounge with original French oak stairs to the first floor, oak beams, traditional Normandy fireplace and wood burning stove. A door leads to the rear of the property.
Kitchen - fully fitted with gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher etc.
Bathroom - Leading from this room is the downstairs bathroom with a washbasin (in a fitted unit) and a washing machine. There is a separate shower room and a separate wc off this room.
Boiler room/store room - leads off from the kitchen and houses a large modern gas boiler and a range of storage units. A second set of oak stairs lead to a second landing and bedrooms on the floor above.
Enclosed glass veranda leads off from the kitchen and provides access to a workshop and store room.
Landing -large open area with oak floor and exposed beams.
Bathroom : half tiled with white bathroom suite and shower over, washbasin and wc.
Bedroom 1 - double room with washbasin, oak floor and exposed beams.
Bedroom 2 -double room with washbasin, oak floor and exposed beams.
Bedroom 3 - large double with fitted wardrobes and storage creating a separate dressing area.
Bedroom 4 - small double
Landing 2 - fitted cupboards, oak floor and access to large loft with potential for conversion.
This one bedroom, 2/4 person gite is ready to go. If required, all furniture and fittings can be included. Open plan in style, the gite has modern kitchen /living room with bathroom off with shower, wc, washbasin and washing machine.
Wooden staircase leads to large double bedroom with window and Velox roof window. There is a walk in wardrobe/store.
Second bathroom - large, airy and bright with wash basin and wc.
To the rear is a courtyard area and BBQ.
Energy rating : Not required
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