A 16th century manor house, its chapel and
other outbuildings 30 minutes from Vannes
Auray, MORBIHAN brittany 56400 FR


In the French department of Morbihan, soon to be 2½ hours away from Paris via TGV train, in a town with less than 10,000 inhabitants, 20 minutes from Vannes. The nearest train station is less than 20 minutes away. All amenities, schools and supermarkets are nearby.


This property, standing in an urban setting on land spanning more than 6,500 m², has two entrances. It comprises a 16th century manor house, which has been redesigned and remodelled over the centuries, as well as a building set at right angles, a house, a chapel and a swimming pool, all set out in the midst of parklands.

The manor house

This granite stone building spans close to 330 m² of living space over three levels, under an attic floor and over a basement. It is topped with a slate roof, featuring three triangular pediment roof dormers, and is flanked by two towers, one of which has wrought corbelling. This house has three entrances and is connected by a raised passageway to a building set at right angles.

Ground floor
The entrance hall provides access to a large lounge with a monumental fireplace and a dining room area, a small lounge and a kitchen. There are floor tiles throughout.
First floor
This level comprises a relaxation room, a study, a bedroom and a shower room with a toilet. There is parquet flooring throughout.
Second floor
This level includes four bedrooms (two of which have water supply points), a bathroom, a toilet, a dressing room area and two attic spaces.
The area under the rafters has been converted into a 43 m² bedroom with a bathroom and toilet.
Spanning a floor surface area of approx. 60 m², this level comprises four storage and cellar areas.

The building at right angles

This granite building, spanning 180 m² of living space over two levels, also has a slate roof featuring hanging roof dormers.

Ground floor
This level is taken up by a vast room, extended by a veranda (which adjoins the facade and could be removed), a kitchen, a room used for storage purposes and a toilet.
First floor
This level comprises a lounge, a bedroom with a shower room and toilet, a study and a toilet.

The guest house

This building, spanning approx. 58 m², comprises a living room, a kitchen, a bathroom with a toilet and a bedroom on a mezzanine floor.

The chapel

This consecrated chapel stands at the end of the property. It dates from the 15th century but is in a good general state of repair. Spanning a floor surface area of more than 190 m², it features numerous, outstanding stained glass windows.

The swimming pool

This 4x10 m pool is heated.

Our opinion

This residence has an unusual, eventful past which has bestowed it with a certain charm. Behind its pleasant granite curves, it is in a good state of repair especially as works were recently carried out. This property, with its extremely interesting accommodation capacity, is easy to access and could be readily adapted to suit all kinds of family or other projects.

1 400 000 €
Fees at the Vendor’s expense

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Reference 489188

Land registry surface area 6705 m2
Number of bedrooms 8
Main building surface area 329 m2
Outbuilding surface area 433 m2

French Energy Performance Diagnosis

Regional representative
Finistère Sud, Morbihan

Gilles Durin +33 1 42 84 80 85



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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.

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