This stunning place can be yours soon! Business can start immediately as the b&b rooms are ready for you (partly furnished if you like) on the first floor.
This elegant 18th century chateau is now for sale and is situated near Bayeux (Calvados), in one of the best and most interesting parts of France: Lower Normandy. This is where history was written in june 1944!!!
Do you wish to be part of this important element in our daily lives? Freedom? Increasing number of tourists are coming to Normandy to visit the landing beaches and other sites. You can accommodate these visitors in a wonderful setting.
420m2 of renovated and modern living space with a lot of extra potential m2 in and around the chateau that can be transferred into rooms, gites, stables etc.
Planning to move to France, starting a bed & breakfast and looking for a chateau that is succesful and ready to go? Looking for an enchanted holiday home that you can also rent out? You have now found the right property.
Many original features, 4 log fires, 5 bedrooms, central heating, extensive grounds with easy maintenance.
Renovated with quality, modern heating and, modern bathrooms.
Supermarkets at only a 10 minutes drive. Very popular fishing lake is just a few minutes away.
Until today this chateau is a successful bed and breakfast due to the perfect combination of being situated in the wonderful Normandy countryside and the important landingbeaches such as Omaha Beach, Point du Hoc and Arromanches at just 25 minutes away. The Battle for Normandy took place here on 6 Juin 1944 and these sites attract increasing numbers of Europeans and Americans every year. Airport at 30 minutes and ferries at 45 minutes.
The wonderful forests of Balleroy and Cerisy are around the corner for those who love nature. A popular and professional fishing area is just 5 minutes away from the chateau.
Close to the historical town of Bayeux which attracts many tourists for its famous Tapestry. Caen is only 30 minutes away and known for its history of William the Conqueror. Like the mondain towns as Deauville, Cabourg and Honfleur? All at 45 minutes drive. Or what about the 2 golfcourses nearby?
Lower Normandy and especially the area of Calvados is a culinary area. You will find the most wonderful fresh fish, scallops, mussels, cheeses, meat, cider and calvados in this area. Are you a fan of seafood? The romantic nearby Port en Bessin is the hometown for the wonderful coquilles st. Jacques.
When you enter the chateau you will find a cosy and warm atmosphere. Spacious rooms that embrace you. Fantastic natural light that makes all the rooms stand out. Flagstone floors throughout the entire ground floor. A fitted kitchen with a utility room that faces a back garden. You will also find several wonderful rooms (salon, dining, workingspace) with fire places to enjoy life to the max.
Coming across the chateau you will find a stunning grand hall (88m2 with very high ceiling) with many possibilities such as a dining and sitting room for your guests as well as an exposition space for your creative work. Weddings, expositions, concerts, it is all possbible in this wonderful and light area of the chateau. It has an impressive limestone staircase that leads to the 5 bedrooms on the first floor.
The 2nd floor has a small bedroom under the roof and the whole roof space has a solid concrete floor. Currently in use as storage. Possibilities to create more (bed)rooms.
There is central-heating system by gas. There are 2 septic tank systems for the property, both recently fitted.
There are 3 bathrooms and 5 toilets.
The chateau is surrounded by a wonderful parc with large trees and grassland. Easy to maintain. There is a garden area enclosed by hedges.
A private parking area is situated close to the front door.
A stone terrace runs the full length of the front of the building.
Next to the property are 2 outbuildings, a garden storage and a stone barn with attractive arched windows. This building could make a wonderful gite or possible horse stables.
The current owners, a famous D-Day tourguide and his wife, an artist, will sadly say good bye to their chateau which was their home for many years. Retirement / health problems are calling for new directions in their active lives.
Viewings are possible on every day of the week.
Please present yourself via our e-mailadress and tell us about your future plans.
This wonderful chateau could be yours very soon.
Price € 620,000
Not including notarial fees, registration and land registration fees.
Price / sq metre: €/m² 1,476.19
Private property listing
This property is near Bayeux, in Calvados (region Lower Normandy).
- 30 min from the airport
- 45 min from the sea
- 30 min from the golf course
- 10 min from the shops
- 5 min from the lake
- 15 min from the town centre
- 15 min from the schools
- 1 min from the park
- 1 min from the chateau
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