Charming 6BR Farmhouse with Gite Near Beach in Brecey

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Brecey, Manche, France, Brécey (France)

6 Bedrooms · 3 Bathrooms · 209Floor area




6 Bedrooms

3 Bathrooms



No pool

Not furnished


Discover the charming allure of rustic French living with this 6-bedroom farmhouse nestled in the serene landscape of Brécey, Manche, France. This property, offering a harmonious blend of traditional charm and modern comfort, spans across 209m² of habitable space set on over an acre of picturesque land. The farmhouse is thoughtfully complemented by an attached 2-bedroom gîte, presenting an excellent opportunity for potential income or private guest accommodation, subject to the necessary permissions.

Property Features:
- 6 Bedrooms (4 in the main house, 2 in the attached gîte)
- 3 Bathrooms
- Sizeable kitchen/dining room with a cozy utility room
- Comfortable living room, including a snug, both with direct access to gardens
- A variety of original features including exposed stone walls, wooden beams, and a granite fireplace
- Double glazing throughout
- Outbuildings, including a detached garage and two barns
- Expansive outdoor space featuring beautifully maintained gardens and a paddock
- A well-presented property in a peaceful and private location
- Land area of 5370m²

- Broadband internet
- Mains drainage and water
- Parking and turning area
- Within walking distance to the village amenities
- Approximately 25 minutes from the coast

Living in Brécey, you will find yourself immersed in the heart of French countryside life. The local area brims with charm and activity, offering everything from a quaint village shop, boulangerie, and a selection of bars & restaurants, ensuring you can enjoy the best of French culinary delights without venturing far from home. For those keen on exploring, the rural setting is perfect for long walks, cycling, and experiencing the unique local fauna and flora.

Brécey lies close to the vibrant village of Saint Pois that houses a myriad of amenities. For a richer slice of history and culture, the medieval town of Villedieu-les-Poêles, known for its copper production, and the historic town of Vire, famous for its gastronomy, are within easy reach. The breathtaking Mont Saint Michel, Normandy beaches, and the picturesque town of Avranches are all accessible within an hour’s travel, promising captivating excursions.

The property's proximity to essential transport routes to the UK, including Caen Ouistreham and St Malo ferry ports, each about an hour away, makes it an ideal consideration for overseas buyers looking for a peaceful retreat with the comforts of modern amenities and the allure of French country living.

Living in a Farmhouse:
Owning a farmhouse in Brécey opens up a world of serene countryside living where the pace of life slows, and the connection with nature strengthens. Living here means embracing the unique characteristics of a home with history, with each room telling a story of years past. The surrounding land offers ample space for gardening, farming, or simply enjoying the great outdoors, making it a perfect setting for family gatherings or a peaceful retreat.

Local Climate:
The climate in Brécey is temperate maritime, bringing mild winters and comfortable summers, making it an ideal year-round destination. The gentle seasons beautifully showcase the diverse landscapes of this region, from blossoming springs, warm sun-filled summers, vibrant autumns, to soft snowy winters.

What It's Like to Live in the Area:
Life in Brécey and its surroundings offers a blend of tranquility and accessibility. With local amenities within walking distance, living here provides a perfect balance of rural charm and convenience. The community spirit, cultural festivals, and open-air markets enrich the daily life, letting you immerse into the French way of life fully.

While this property invites its new owners to imprint their personal touch, its solid foundation, and good condition offer a warm welcome to those looking to embark on French countryside living without the daunting task of extensive renovations. Whether as a family home, vacation retreat, or as a venture through the attached gîte, this farmhouse presents a unique opportunity to own a slice of the idyllic French lifestyle.


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