Spacious renovated 18th century farmhouse and two fully furnished and equipped gites situated in a quiet hamlet surrounded by lovely countryside within easy reach of the nearby Breton villages of St Ouen La Rouerie and St Brice en Cogles offering all local amenities. The property has a large pretty landscaped garden and outbuildings. The farmhouse and gites have been recently renovated maintaining many original features including exposed beams and Breton fireplaces. Both gites have won gold awards for 100% customer feedback.There is future potential to include Chambres d’hotes at the property.
The property is situated in countryside known as the Marches de Bretagne, near to the border with Normandy. It is about 5 km from the Couesnon valley, popular with walkers and cyclists.
The property is central to many historical places of interest as well as being within easy distance of the North Brittany and Southern Normandy beaches. There are excellent road links to the impressive Le Mont St Michel (25km), Fougeres (25km), Rennes (50km) and the ferry ports of St Malo (57km), Caen (153km) and Cherbourg (187km). The airports at Rennes and Dinard provide links to most of the U.K. It is about 7km from the A84 motorway.
The village of St Ouen La Rouerie is about 3km from the farmhouse and gites.It is a small village with a bar,restaurant, school and church.The Chateau de La Rouerie opens to the public, with gardens and an animal park. The larger village of St Brice en Cogles, about 7km from the property, has a large supermarket,2 very good boulangeries a number of shops bars and restaurants, a hotel as well as a newly built public swimming pool. The surrounding towns and villages hold regular markets selling local produce and a number of Fetes are held throughout the year.
An imposing South facing building, a lovely family home with a large living space. The ground floor consisting of entrance hall, large living room (35m2), kitchen, utility room, laundry room, w.c and double bedroom with en suite shower room. The living room has exposed beams, French doors and a stone fireplace with wood burning stove.
The first floor has a landing, three double bedrooms, two with walk in wardrobes. One bedroom has a large en suite shower room with vanity unit. All three bedrooms have television points. There is a separate family bathroom and another large walk in cupboard. There is access to the vast loft which offers potential for further renovation. The house is well insulated, is mostly double glazed with central heating on the ground floor (potential to extend this to upper floor). There are satellite television points for both English and French television and an installed satellite internet and Wi-Fi system which provide quick internet connection as well as a telephone landline.
A very spacious and comfortable gite tastefully furnished and well equipped. The ground floor consists of a large open plan living area with feature fireplace and wood burning stove. It is fully furnished and equipped for immediate rental. English satellite television is provided. The kitchen area is separated by a breakfast bar and has cooker, microwave, fridge and washing machine included.
The master bedroom is on the first floor and includes walk in wardrobe and en suite shower room. Also on this floor is the family bathroom with bath and separate shower. On the second floor there is another large bedroom with a double and single bed.
A pretty detached cottage with open plan living area on the ground floor including large Bretton fireplace with wood burning stove. It is fully furnished and equipped also including English satellite television. The kitchen area has a cooker, fridge, microwave oven and washing machine included. On the first floor are two pretty bedrooms, one king size bed and the other with a double and single bed. The bathroom has a double power shower, w.c and wash basin.
A large stone barn (49m2) with attached potting shed (24m2) (potential to renovate to a 3rd gite or for use as workshop or large storage area)
There is a chicken coup with egg box suitable for up to 12 chickens in a large enclosure.
Also a large dog kennel (suitable for 2 large dogs)
The property is accessed from a very quiet lane servicing the hamlet. At the entrance to the property there is a drive allowing parking for several vehicles. The enclosed garden is landscaped with lawn, trees and shrubs including fruit trees and bushes. There is a patio area with a built in BBQ. Several items of garden furniture are included with the property. There is a large vegetable plot with potential to expand if required.