Excellent 5 Bedroom Property for sale in La Chapelle-Uree, Brecey, Avranches, Manche, Lower Normandy, France
This beautiful home is in a hamlet of 4 properties and is walking distance to the village where you will find the bakers, a small store, bars and restaurant. Situated mid-wat between Avranches and Villdeu it comes with 5 spacious bedrooms, is offered and presented to a high standard and benefits from an in-ground pool in gardens and grounds of approx 3 acres.
Set in the beautiful Norman countryside close to Brittany and within easy drive of the beach & many tourist attractions including Mont St Michel, Bayeaux Tapestry, Monets Gardens d-Day landing beaches and a zoo, making the prefect spot for a full-time residence or holiday property. Close by are numerous pretty villages to visit, many with more restaurants to sample. Bustling Avranches with plenty of shops, restaurants and year-round events is just 20 mins drive.
For those who need easy access to and from the UK, the closet ferry port of St Malo is approx. An hours’ drive, while Caen is 1 hour 15 and Cherbourg 1hr 30 mins. Low cost flights are available at Rennes or Dinard. Both are about 1.5 hrs making the home convenient for visiting friends and family.
The home is offered double glazed with shutters to doors and windows, oil fired central heating, plus a wood burning stove in the lounge area for cosy winter nights. The property retains many original features such as revealed stone walls and exposed beams.
Open Plan Living / Dining Room: A spacious room with beamed ceiling, tiled flooring, patio doors to the gardens terrace and pool area, feature fireplace with wood burning stove, leading through to the dining area with a wood floor and attractive staircase and doors opening onto:
Games Room: With doors leading out to the pool area, gardens and boules pitch! Wood panelling to one side and benefiting from 4 aspects so plenty of light.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room: Fitted and equipped kitchen with oak units.
Family Bathroom: Fully tiled
5 double bedrooms all with carpet flooring. The master bedroom has an en-suite shower room with shower and basin. There is a separate WC. The landing has fitted storage that runs the length. Access to an insulated and boarded loft.
Gardens & Outside: Set in gardens and grounds of nearly 3 acres. The gardens are mostly laid to lawn. There is a boules pitch perfect for entertaining and late summer nights! Garden shed, bread oven and chicken pen. The heated in-ground pool comes with an electric safety cover and an all- weather cover for winter. The pool is surrounded by plenty of terracing for sun beds and loungers.
There is parking for several cars with space to store a caravan or motorhome.
About the Area
Lower Normandy, now part of Normandy, is a former French region bordering the English Channel. it’s known for its rocky coastline of white chalk cliffs, plus WWii D-Day sites such as Omaha Beach. The Cote Fleurie (Flower Coast) features the chic resort town of Deauville, with a sandy beach and belle epoque villas. The iconic island of Mont Saint-Michel is topped by a mythical-looking medieval monastery.
Normandy has many charms, from the beautiful countryside and the lovely local architecture to the historic highlights such as Mont Saint Michel and Chateau Gaillard, and the attractive cliffs and beaches along the coast. important sights such as the Normandy Landing beaches and the Bayeux tapestry are also very popular and Normandy is truly a region with something for everyone!
The Normandy region is on the coast of north-west France, with the English Channel to the north and Brittany to the west.
Normandy is made up of two official regions and five French departments: Lower Normandy (containing the Calvados, Manche and Orne departments) and Upper Normandy (with the Eure and Seine-Maritime departments).
* 5 Bedrooms
* 2 Bathrooms
* 2 Living rooms
* Private Pool
* Private Parking
* Private garden
* Central heating
* Double glazing
* Swimming pool