3 bedroom character property for sale
France - Lignieres-Orgeres, Mayenne
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- Property dating back to 15thC
- Gas central heating plus wood burner
- Renovated throughout
- Large, fenced garden at the back
- Separate barn with development potential
- DPE = 159 [D] GES = 24 [D]
REDUCED PRICE - OUR VENDORS ARE HIGHLY MOTIVATED TO SELL: This delightful stone cottage, which we believe was built by English knights in the 15th century has been beautifully renovated, retaining its charm and character throughout. With a traditional facade and mature garden at the back it is many peoples' dream of their French country cottage.
The house has a lovely farmhouse kitchen with woodburning stove and a cozy living room the ground floor. Upstairs there are three bedrooms, a family bathroom and a little study. In addition to the house there is a beautiful old stone 'dependance' which clearly has development potential, subject, of course, to normal planning procedures.
ABOUT THE AREA
The house is in a very pretty rural area, the Parc Naturel Regional Normandie-Maine, with extensive forests near by which offer plenty of good country for walking. In addition, as in most rural communities,there are several marked footpaths in the immediate area.
The attractive spa town of Bagnoles de lOrne and the magnificent 14th century Chateau de Carrouges are also close at hand. Supermarket shopping as well as smaller businesses such as boulangeries, patisseries and charcuteries are available in the nearby towns of La Ferte Mace and Pre-en-Pail while Alencon, the chief town of the Departement of Orne, is only just over 30kms away. Our little local village of Lignieres-Orgeres boasts a very good boulangerie/patisserie and general store plus an excellent hairdresser!
ABOUT THE AGENT
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Entrance Hall - 4m2
Bathroom - 3.5m2
Bathroom with bath/shower
Separate WC leading off from hall
Lounge - 30m2
Kitchen/dining room - 16m2
With wood-burning stove.
Bedroom 1 - 21m2
Landing - 3.5m2
Bathroom - 5.5m2
With bath/shower as well as a toilet
Bedroom 2 - 18m2
Study - 13m2
Leading from bedroom 2
Double Bedroom/Artist's Studio - 38m2
To one side. This building has two interior sections and is currently used for storage but it is suitable for renovation as a separate cottage.Parking for 2 cars is available in front of the outbuilding
There is a solidly constructed lean-to shed at the rear of the house.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
Property stands on a plot of 875sqm which includes the house itself, a generous rear garden, borders at the front
The house has full gas central heating as well as a wood-burning stove.
Septic tank drainage
Habitable area = 140m2
The habitable area above excludes any space with less than 1.8m of headroom in the bedrooms.
Total land area = 875m2
Taxe fonciere = approx 441â‚¬ per year
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