Charming 2-Bedroom Village House with Lush Garden in Montenay, Mayenne

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Pays de la Loire, Mayenne, Montenay, France, Montenay (France)

2 Bedrooms · 1 Bathrooms · 90Floor area



No parking

2 Bedrooms

1 Bathrooms



No pool

Not furnished


Discover the charm of living in the serene French countryside with this delightful 2 bedroom detached house located in Montenay, Pays de la Loire. If you're looking for a project house where you can unleash your creativity and craft a space uniquely your own, this fixer-upper offers a perfect opportunity. With a generous lot size of 538 sqm and a living area of 90 sqm spread out over three levels, the foundations are laid for what could be a delightful family residence or a tranquil retreat.

The home, requiring significant renovation, presents an ideal canvas for enthusiastic renovators looking to personalize their living quarters. On entering, you're greeted with a large 34.2 sqm room featuring a concrete floor and an old fireplace that lends itself to becoming a cozy lounge with a little TLC. Additionally, a 21.3 sqm ground-level space—initially arranged as a cellar—holds potential for conversion into a practical storage area or, perhaps, a rustic kitchen.

The first floor offers two rooms with vintage wooden flooring, totaling 34.1 sqm and 21.9 sqm. These could be imaginatively turned into bedrooms, a study, or an art studio, complementing your lifestyle needs. Further, the property includes a vast 58 sqm attic that could be transformed into an airy master suite with stunning views of the surrounding landscape.

The outdoor area features a well and promises a private escape, perfect for gardening enthusiasts or those who simply wish to bask in the natural surroundings. Despite substantial renovation needs, including utilities installations, the property's recently refurbished roof ensures a solid start to your renovation journey.

Montenay, a picturesque village in the Mayenne department, offers a tranquil lifestyle marked by its rural charm and tight-knit community. The local area abounds with leisure activities ranging from hiking and cycling along scenic routes to exploring historical sites and local markets offering fresh produce. For those passionate about history and culture, the proximity to significant landmarks like the medieval city of Laval adds to Montenay’s allure.

- Detached house
- 538 sqm outdoor garden
- Two levels plus an attic
- Old fireplace
- Great renovation potential

Living in Montenay and the greater Pays de la Loire region offers a peaceful, serene environment, far removed from the hustle and bustle of city life. The temperate climate with mild winters and warm, pleasant summers makes outdoor activities enjoyable year-round.

Exploring the local cuisine, participating in community events, and taking in the rich tapestry of history and nature that envelops Montenay is what makes living here profoundly relaxing and fulfilling, especially suitable for families or individuals seeking a slower pace of life in a vibrant rural setting.

For those interested in property investment or relocating, understanding the process of renovation in France - from securing permits to hiring the right construction help can be made smoother with the help of local resources and community support.

Though undertaking a renovation project in a different country can be daunting, the adventure of breathing new life into this quaint house, coupled with the beauty and calm of Montenay, could indeed be a rewarding endeavor.

This home is exempt from requiring an energy efficiency report and detailed risk information can be gathered if necessary, ensuring all regulatory boxes are ticked for prospective renovators.

This property, listed at €36,000, presents not just a new house, but a potential dream home ready to be sculpted and a lifestyle ready to be enjoyed. Whether you're a seasoned investor or looking for a lifestyle change, your journey in Montenay starts here!


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