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(61) Orne

Early 20th C. residence for sale Bagnoles de l'Orne


Reception Rooms: 3
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 3
Land: 2.6 ha

Reference: C5-3416
£ 583,720
$ 742,716

This Victorian style 20th century residence on the edge of the dominiale Andaines forest and nestled in its own floral garden is perfectly located not far from the thermal site of Bagnoles de l'Orne. Over 350m2:
Ground floor
A living room next to a fully equipped summer kitchen, an orangery, the boiler room, a wine cellar, an technical room, WC and garage for 1 car.
First floor reached by an external staircase: a dining room, a large L-shaped salon laid out as three distinct areas, a fully equipped kitchen, a bedroom 20m2 opening onto a charming alcove serving as an offfice and storage, bathroom and WC.
Second floor
A fine wooden staircase leads to a corridor running the length of the floor, 5 bedrooms, two of which are adjacent with a shared bathroom , dresssing room, bathroom and separate wcs. One room, currently used as an office/ studio could serve as an extra bedroom.
This property was purchased by the current owner in 1985 as his main residence and they have very well maintained it as well as designed dealt with the upkeep of hte grounds. The roof dates from 2008 / 2009 and has fibre glass insultaion, the central heating systen is recent ( 2016 ) with a Chappée boiler, the septic tank was checked in 2017, there is mains water supply and a well with a pump.
The sanitation and electrics are in need of updating. Some of the original features have been conserved- paintings , stained glass, but some decorating is required.
Some significant reforestation is to be envisaged after the 1999 storm- a variety of species with mature specimens - maple, laurel, laburnum.
A south facing large wooden terrace is next to the pond and looks onto a mixture of lawn and woods, currently maintained by a gardener.
About 50 metres from the house are some structures used as 3 boxes and a garden shed.