- Type: House
- Living surface: 783
- Plot size: 626
- Bedrooms: 3
- Total rooms: 11
- Bathrooms: 2
- Heating: Wood burners
- Close By: Recreation lake
- Languages spoken: Français, English
Large stone house near Brittany border
Price: € 99 500 | Ref.: 652 | Views: 4 006
House with lots of character and history. It has a forge and workshop attached, a square tower at the rear and a beautiful enclosed garden. The nearest towns are La Guerche de Bretagne, Chateaubriant, Pouance and Martigne Ferchaud. There are several local lakes for fishing, sailing and bathing. The village has a bar/tabac and mobile shops visit several times a week. There is an small infant and junior school and a bus come daily to take older children to secondary school. Renaze, 9 k away, has an excellent fish and chip shop should you get homesick. The port of St Malo is 90 mins away, Rennes and Nantes are about an hour away for shopping and airports.
Ground floor: Large kitchen with wood burner, bedroom and office, utility room, shower room, separate wc, back door to garden.
Stone steps to large sitting room above the cave with exposed beams and wood burner. There is a door to steps leading down to graveled drive at the front of the house.
Stairs in the tower to 2 bedrooms, both with exposed beams and one with a dressing room, a bathroom with wc and a grenier that could easily be converted to another bedroom.
Stairs in the tower lead to large grenier.
The forge has a workshop and store room behind it and another store room above.
The enclosed garden has a box hedge, stone windmill and well made by the last blacksmith's wife in the 1950s, hazel nut bushes, a walnut tree, peach, pear and quince trees, soft fruit beds, lawn and flower beds.
There is a covered area for wood storage next to the forge.
The property would be ideal for B and b as each year more and more walkers pass through gthe village following an old pilgrim route to Mont St Michel.Owner's Blog