Château - La Folie (14710) - CALVADOS € 789,000 (HAI)

Réf : 116489JTH14

Beautiful 17th Château. Fully renovated, B&B prepared - with income potential. Ideally located 15 min from the D-Day beaches and monuments. Historic Bayeux at 30 mins with trains to Paris. Caen and Cherbourg ferry ports within an hour. Virtual tour, 2D&3D plans available on request.

Spectacular and fully renovated 17th century Château. B&B prepared, distributed over 400m2. 5 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms (3 ensuite). 2 enormous living rooms of 45m2 each with 4m high ceilings. Large farmhouse kitchen/diner with beautiful period fireplace. Palatial double height stone staircase. Large developable loft space of 140m2. Recent roof, new central heating and double glazing. A fairytale 14th century tower and ruins within the grounds. Moat in winter. Individual drainage up to date. No works to do, bring your suitcases and enjoy or start your future business. Income potential. Market town with all amenities at 5 mins. D-Day beaches at 15 mins. Bayeux at 30 mins, SNCF Paris. Caen and Cherbourg ferry ports within an hours drive.

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Réf : 116489JTH14

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Detailed description

Enter the property via the private driveway and pass through a magnificent entrance with a bridge over a moat (dry in summer), high stone walls and a 14th century tower. A gravel drive leads to the château. The main entrance is impressive with original features enhanced by recent renovations. The wide stone staircase is unique with original steps its renovated stone balustrade.

A hallway that leads from the main entrance to the rear of the château to give access to the garden and wine cellar. To the left there is an enormous living room with impressive fire place and 4m high beamed ceilings, to the right there is a formal dining room. From here we continue through to the large kitchen/diner with another impressive fireplace and flag stone floor. The kitchen connects to the laundry room, boiler room and two workshop areas. Also an office and W.C.

Stairs lead from the kitchen to the first floor where we find three bedrooms and two bathrooms, one ensuite. A beautiful original tiled mezzanine with views to the countryside. The main bedroom has Versailles parquet floor.

Retracing our route downstairs through the kitchen then dining room into the entrance hall the beautiful double staircase leads up to the first floor. Here there is another enormous living room with fireplace and 4m high beamed ceiling. A half flight leads to the 4th and 5th bedrooms, both ensuite.

Access the large loft area by drop down stairs. Here there is 140m2 of developable space.

In the park there is a barn used as garages, a ruin from the 14th century and the tower, ideal for a gite conversion.

Built in the 17th century and said to have been owned by one of Napoleon's generals, this beautiful Château is a local historic celebrity. The property is heated by two heat pumps and there are three fireplaces. Fully double glazed and with certified drainage. No works necessary, bring your suitcases and enjoy or start your new business.

Amenities are at 5 mins and Bayeux is 30 mins with trains to Paris. The spectacular Omaha beach is just 15 mins. Caen and Cherbourg ferry ports are within an hour.

  • 789 000 € (HAI)
  • 5 % agency fees to be paid by buyer
This property has ...
  • Garage
  • Barns / outbuildings
  • Private parking
  • Well
  • Woodburner(s)
  • Character property
  • Detached
  • Double glazing
  • High speed internet
  • Business potential
Property Type
  • Holiday Home
  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Coastal
  • Hamlet property
  • 50km or less to airport
  • 50km or less to ferry
  • Close to golf course
  • DPE - 0
  • GES - 0