The house is a unique old stone house set well back Protected content from a small inter-communal road about 1km outside Cerisy Bell Etoile (Baker, grocer and restaurants/bars, as well as school and mairie) in the Orne “Departement”, about 7 km from Flers (35.000 inhabitants) and Conde sur Noireau (10.000 inhabitants (Calvados.)) Both towns have large supermarkets, shopping and weekly local market. Flers has direct rail link to Paris 6 times a day, which takes just 2 hours and 15 min.
Driving times to channel ports are:
Caen -1hour- Cherbourg & St Malo -2 hours, - Boulogne & Calais Protected content .
& to the airports: Dinard Protected content , Paris –3½ hours.
Highlights of restoration:
New traditional slate roof.
Preservation of all old interesting features.
Insulation in roof.
New wooden floors throughout.
New 45 AMP electric systems.
New central heating system.
New water system.
New drainage and septic system.
Propane gas fired convection combi boiler.
New hardwood window with double glazing.
Fruit trees planted
Granite stairways restored and fitted with custom handrails.
Installation of driveway, court yards and walkway.
The south facing house was build in the 17th century in the traditional farmhouse style and a century later a farm building of similar size was constructed to the east which belongs to a local French week-end farmer. ask for more information direct with me co owner regards Per Simonsgaard