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5 Bed Farmhouse for sale

La Pernelle, Manche, Normandy, France

£268,692 *


Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Plot size: 8000 m2
  • Habitable space: 160 m2


  • Detached
  • 4/5 Bedrooms
  • Very Private
  • Long Driveway
  • 2 Acres
  • Scope for Gites
  • War Sites 30 Mins
  • Beaches - 10 mins

Full Description

Set down a long drive, in a private, but not isolated spot. This detached property is packed full of original charm and character. Forming a U shape with outbuildings and an impressive arched entrance leading to front gardens with countryside views beyond. The outbuildings could offer a flexible number of uses and may be suitable for conversion to gites (STP) The main house comprises entrance, spacious farmhouse style kitchen/diner, lounge with a big fireplace for cosy winter nights, 2/3 first floor bedrooms and bathroom with another 2 bedrooms on the attic floor, including one with an en-suite shower. Gardens and grounds extend to more than 2 acres.

Locally, there are a number of pretty villages with restaurants to explore, Saint-Vaast-le-Hougue is the closest. Here you will find a marina, restaurants, shops promenade walk and small beach. A summer boat crossing goes across to the island of Ile Tatihou where there is a maritime museum. The vibrant port city of Cherbourg with shops, lots of restaurants is just 30 mins drive. The war time beaches, museums, war graves and famous sites like St Mere E’glise are within a 30 min drive.

For those who need easy access to the UK, year-round crossings go from Cherbourg to the UK plus Eire, summer-time crossings go to the Channel Islands. Caen with daily crossings to Portsmouth is less than 1 hour, making the home ideal for holidays, long week-end escapes or a full-time residence that is conveniently located for visiting friends and family.

The property has a successful history of summer holiday rentals.

Accommodation Comprises:

Entrance Hall: Approx. 2m X 1.5m with stairs to the first floor, doors off to the kitchen / diner and lounge.

Lounge: A spacious room with double aspect. Huge stone fireplace for cosy winter nights, tiled flooring, beamed ceiling and recessed storage. Doors through to front and rear entrance halls. Room measures approx. 5.6m X 5.7m

Kitchen / Diner: Approx. 5.6m X 5.6m Spacious farmhouse style kitchen with tile flooring, beamed ceiling, light dual aspect, plenty of room for a large table and chairs. Doors to front and rear entrance halls.

Rear Entrance lobby – Door to rear gardens and under-stairs storage cupboard.

Utility – Step outside to a utility room with plumbing for washing machine space for dryers, boiler room and shower. Lots of space for an extra freezer or wine storage.

1t Floor – Landing with rear gardens views.

Double Bedroom 2 – Approx. 5.6m X 2m could also serve as a dressing room or convert to an en-suite for bedroom 3.

Double Bedroom 3 – Approx. 5.6m X 3.6m Spacious double with front aspect – Scope to become the principal bedroom suite with bedroom 2 becoming a dressing room or dressing/en-suite.


Family Bathroom – with rear aspect, bath with shower over, WC and basin

Bedroom 1 – Spacious double with front aspect, wood flooring and beamed ceiling. Great views over the front gardens and beyond. Room is approx. 3.6m X 4m

Landing 2 – with stairs to the second floor

Mezzanine Bedroom 5 – Light and spacious attic room with plenty of head-height, and en-suite shower room with shower WC and basin. Measures approx. 4mX 5m including en-suite. Eaves storage.

Bedroom 4 – Large attic bedroom with exposed beams and measuring approx. 5.6m X 4m with eaves storage.

Gardens & Outbuildings:

Games Room / Barn: Approx. 10m X 7m currently used as a games-room, but could offer possibilities to convert in full or part (STP). May also serve well as a stable. Light & Power in place.

Arched Entrance – Impressive archway leads to the long meandering drive which is gated and assures lots of privacy.

Hanger / Car Port – to the front of the arch is a covered car port with space for 2 cars.

Barn 2 – Attached to the main house and ideal for storage or even conversion (STP)

Barn 3 & 4 – 2 smaller barn buildings ideal for storage.

Gardens – front and rear. In all the home comes with gardens and paddock totalling more than 2 acres. A gated entrance

This property listing (ref: ARB500785) is an advertisement supplied by ARB French Property and does not constitute property particulars. While (APITS Ltd.) requests all advertisers supply correct details, it does not carry out checks on the information supplied and cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies. recommends seeking independent legal advice prior to any overseas property purchase.

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