Stunning 4 Bedroom Detached House with Spacious Land Area, Saint-Antonin-de-Sommaire, Normandy, France
With its unique, laid-back culture, stunning architecture, iconic landmarks and outstanding natural scenery, France continues to be one of the most popular places across the world to be. On offer here is a fantastic chance to invest into this beautiful part of Europe with this amazing property.
Located in Saint-Antonin-de-Sommaire, in the Normandy region of France, this magnificent property, known as Le Hamel, features 4 bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, living room, loft conversion, oak floors, double glazing windows (downstairs), workshop, cellar, private driveway entrance and a beautifully cultivated private garden area with pond and various fruit trees. The property is perfectly placed to give a feeling a peace and tranquillity without being too isolated from essential amenities in the nearby villages (just 5mins drive away).
This property not only offers buyers a comfortable, spacious, and modern place to live but also an exciting venture into the French holiday rental market, thanks to its spectacular location and its unique multifaceted layout. Thanks to the emergence of direct rental sites such as Airbnb and booking.com, the holiday rental market has been growing rapidly over the past decade and France is consistently one of the most sought-after areas across Europe for such rentals. The property has in fact already been used to great success in the holiday rental context before as a guesthouse/B&B.
Not only is Saint-Antonin-de-Sommaire a wonderful area in itself but its central location also makes it a great base for exploring the many other fascinating cities, towns and villages across the country, from the glorious cities of nearby Le Mans and Paris to the famous wine country regions in Bordeaux.
Sports and leisure fans will feel right at home here as the are is packed full of excellent walking, cycling, water sports and fishing areas in the many areas of outstanding natural beauty nearby such as Parc naturel regional et Geoparc Normandie-Maine and Parc naturel regional du Perche. There are also many excellent golf courses near the property including Golf Pastoral De La Charentonne and Golf du Champ de Bataille.
The area is also very well-connected transport wise with excellent roads and public transport services, and internationally with regional and international airports. The closest international Airport is Caen, which is roughly 1.5 hours away.
ABOUT THE AREA
Le Hamel is situated in a quiet village of around 150 (still complete with Mayor!) yet is only a relatively short drive to many beautiful places.
Paris: Romantic capital of France with all the well-known landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and not far from Palace of Versaille. Great shopping and lots of dining. Only 1.5 hours
Disneyland Paris: Reconnect with the magic of nature at Disneyland Paris. A £2 billion investment in fun and frolics with something for all ‘the kids’ big and small! Only 2.10 hrs
Giverny: A beautiful village in Normandy which was home to famous impressionist painter Calude Monet. The artist’s former home and elaborate gardens (where you’ll recognise his famed Water Lilly series) are part of a museum and open to visitors. Well worth a visit. Lovely shop and cafe there and a step back in history. Only 1.20 hrs
Rouen: Capital of the Northern French region of Normandy, with quaint cobbled stone pedestrian shopping centre (great shops!) and medieval half-timbered houses. Notorious for ending the life of Saint Joan of Arc in the 13th century and even marks the spot. 1.40 hrs
Chartres: A city southwest of Paris famed for its massive Cathedrale Notre-Dame which is a gothic cathedral built in 11th Century with Romanesque sculptures, flying buttresses and awesome blue tinted stained glass windows throughout. 1.25hrs
Honfleur: in the department of Calvados, the ancient harbour is utterly charming and lined with 16th to 18th century townhouses, boutique shops with many artisan crafts and a timber vaulted 15th century church erected by shipbuilders. Plus the most delicious crepes in Normandy!
Located in a peaceful and private area.
Spacious 225m2 property.
Set in almost an acre of cultivated land.
Four bedrooms including stunning oak floored loft conversion on the top floor with large bathroom.
Double sinks, power shower – all original beams.
Fully equipped kitchen.
Double glazing downstairs.
Brand new septic tank.
All modern amenities.
Adjoining workshop with oil burner (18m2) and a cellar.
Massive potential in the holiday rental market.
Surrounded by a vast array of areas of outstanding natural beauty.
Perfect base from which to discover many of the country’s other magnificent places.
Just 1.5 hours from France’s iconic capital, Paris.
Many fantastic walking, cycling, water sports and fishing areas in the vicinity.
Close to many excellent golf courses such as Golf Pastoral De La Charentonne and Golf du Champ de Bataille.
Excellent transport links.
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