Barnes is presenting for sale this estate set at the heart of the Pays d?Auge; on the outskirts of the market town, surrounded by the region?s prestigious horse farms. Rural and hilly setting with no noise disturbance or overlook, and a prevailing view over the forest. The manor house is built on 2.3 hectares (5.6 acres) of land planted with 18th century pear trees and other species including beeches, maples, pines, walnut trees, apple trees, camellia and rose bushes. The estate comprises three buildings: a 17th century manor house, a 16th and 17th century double press, and a 17th century bakery. The buildings are made from Saint Jean half-timbering and brick work with lime plaster, Caen stone, flint and chestnut wood boarding, cross-bar windows with bubble glass panes, terracotta tile roofs with 18th century mouldings and copper gutters. This charming property has been renovated in accordance with the original codes and incorporating modern-day comforts, and comes complete with a heated pool and a tennis court. 247m² (2,659 sq ft) manor house Garden level * Sitting room with a 16th century gable with timbering, * Dual-aspect music room with four windows fitted with interior shutters, facing the bakery to the west and the ornamental garden lined by topiaries to the south, Louis XVI trumeau fireplace and an oak bookcase with a paint finish, * Fitted and equipped contemporary kitchen in beech and stainless steel * Dining room with a monumental fireplace, beamed ceiling with a chandelier. * Coat room and machine room * Bathroom with a shower, marble double washbasin and a toilet, 1st floor, west wing *. A 17th century elm and terracotta staircase leads to two levels with timbered walls. * Master bedroom with painted panelling, fireplace and chestnut parquet flooring and bathroom * ?Chambre des danseuses? bedroom, Pays d'Auge paved floor and bathroom * Single bedroom accessible via the ?chambre des danseuses? 2nd floor, west wing * Toilet * Attic office space with a hip dormer 1st floor, east wing: * Original 16th century building, served by an oak staircase * Bedroom with a gable window overlooking the village church. Outbuildings: 108m² (1,162 sq ft) of living space in the bakery (guest house) 17th century building, old bread oven surrounded by the pool to the west and the tennis court to the east, Garden level: * 2 bedrooms with a private bathroom and toilet * Fully equipped and fitted kitchen * Lounge with the monumental fireplace from the bread oven Double press offering 295m² (3,175 sq ft) of usable floor space * 17th century press adjoining an 18th century press with stone press and flail * Adjoining wagon shed Superb family property with a relaxed rhythm of life.....
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