8 bedroom gite for sale
France - St-Hilaire-du-HarcouŽt, Manche, Normandy
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- Solar heated swimming pool - Covered with opening roof for summer and winter use
- Each cottage has a wood burning stove
- Private terraces
- exposed beams
- Rural views
- Water theme park - 10mins away
There is an impressive gated drive entrance and each cottage has a private garden or terrace area, and parking facilities.
The accommodation comprises ;
Main/private living area. This is the central part of the farmhouse and is of stone structure with a slate roof. All doors and windows are double glazed. On the ground floor is a stunning kitchen and dining area with exposed beams, a staircase to an upper mezzanine area, stable door to the rear terrace, patio doors to the main courtyard at the front of the property. There are fitted units in the kitchen area and appliances include a double oven, wine chiller and microwave. The lounge is a light and airy room, having patio doors to the rear, leading onto the decked and covered terrace. To the front is a glazed vestibule/entrance and windows overlooking the courtyard. The lounge also have a fireplace with woodburning stove and a wooden floor. There is a large office/reception room with broadband and monitors for the CCTV, a WC and cloakroom area.
For access to the first floor there is either the small stairway leading to the mezzanine over the kitchen or access via the original staircase from the lounge.
On this level are two bedrooms,one being a double with en suite bathroom, the second being a magnificent master bedroom with original parquet flooring and having a private bathroom and dressing room.
Cottage 1- sleeps up to 3
This is situated to the left of the main living area and from the exterior blends into the main house. It can be accessed from the reception area as well as from the front or rear of the property. To the rear is a stone walled private terrace with access into the garden areas. The cottage has an open plan living area on the ground floor with a fitted kitchen, wood burning stove and a tiled floor. The bedroom with original flooring and exposed beams is on the first floor as is the bathroom .
Cottage 2- sleeps up to 5
This is located at the other end of the main house and has no communicating door to the private living quarters. It too has a private rear garden with stunning views of the countryside. This cottage has wheel chair access and a large wet room on the ground floor. Again the living area is open plan and has a fitted kitchen to one end and a lounge area with a wood burning stove to the other.
There are two bedrooms, the master having an ensuite bathroom.
Cottage 3 - sleeps up to 7
This is a three bedroom cottage with a wooden facade, private garden area and parking to the side. It is in the process of having internal finishing and the owners hope to have it ready for letting before the spring. It has 3 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms and an open plan living area with a wood burning stove.
The property has a gated drive leading into a large courtyard area with parking for each property. To the front of this is an enclosed lawn area with breath taking views of the local area. To the rear and side of the property are lawn gardens.
The Swimming Pool has an elevated south facing position and has a removable sliding cover, so could be used all year round. When open the side of the pool opens onto a large decked terrace with rural views. The pool is solar heated and was installed with planning permission.
The original wooden barn/stables have been restored and provide a fantastic workshop and garage .
The local area is pretty with softly undulating countryside. Being on the Manche and Pays de la Loire borders it is perfectly situated for exploring the local western coastline, parts of Brittany, the chateaux of the Mayenne region and only a 2 hour drive to the DDay landings. Golf course 27km.
- Dinard (Pleurtuit) (INTERNATIONAL), 44.8 miles
- Rennes (St-Jacques) (INTERNATIONAL), 45.6 miles
- Caen (Carpiquet) (INTERNATIONAL), 50.6 miles
- Cherbourg (Maupertus) (INTERNATIONAL), 76.1 miles
- Le Havre (Octeville) (INTERNATIONAL), 85.4 miles
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