A 15th century restored dwelling in a village near the Perche area
Situated in the heart of the French department of Orne, in a village with 5,000 inhabitants which over the centuries has kept its small village charm whilst integrating useful everyday modern facilities. All amenities, schools and doctors.
Situated 20 km (13 miles) from Alençon (TGV train station putting Paris 90 minutes away) and from Argentan.
160 km (100 miles) from Paris. 29 km (18 miles) from Mortagne-au-Perche.
The property with a garden of approx. 2,000 m² (0.5 acres), enclosed by walls on three of its sides, is set in a village. Bordering one of the village streets, it is accessed via a porch way leading to a first formal garden with an ornamental pool and boxwood trees, and then a second garden on a lower level.
Dating from the 15th century, the main quarry stone building is built over cellars and has a flat tile roof. It is extended by an adjoining building with large windows that overlook the garden.It spans a total of 290 m² (3,121 sq ft) of living space.
- Large 70 m² (753 sq ft) lounge with a stone fireplace and wonderful 3.60 m (11.8 ft) high ceilings.
- A large 55 m² (592 sq ft) kitchen, illuminated by three windows that let in copious amounts of light.
- A bedroom with a stone fireplace, a terracotta tiled floor and exposed beams.
A 17th century wooden stairway with a baluster handrail leads upstairs.
On a half-floor is a 30 m² (323 sq ft) bedroom with a shower room and a terracotta tiled floor.
The 1st floor comprises a large 60 m² (646 sq ft) bedroom with a dressing room, a shower room and a study.
The 2nd floor comprises attic space with an interesting roofing framework that could contain two more bedrooms.
Near to the entrance gates is a shelter for cars. This continues into a 2-storey, quarry stone building with a flat tile roof that spans a total floor surface area of approx. 120 m² (1,292 sq ft).
In a pastoral region where walking and exploring is the order of the day, here is a character dwelling in which one section has successfully undergone contemporary works.
Comfort, authenticity and tasteful are the key words for this property.
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|Land registry surface area||2169 m2|
Eric Leveilley       +33 (0)6 19 67 16 41
NB: The above information is not only the result of our visit to the property; it is also based on information provided by the current owner. It is by no means comprehensive or strictly accurate especially where surface areas and construction dates are concerned. We cannot, therefore, be held liable for any misrepresentation.