House - CIGNE (53300) - MAYENNE € 593,600


Elegant, manor house tastefully decorated throughout, set in over 3 hectares with country views and numerous outbuildings.

Arriving down the private driveway, you are faced by this truly handsome building. This "Maison Bourgeoise" has been sympathetically and lovingly restored by the current owners whilst also retaining its character and many origional features. From the entrance hall you enter the formal dining room (30m2) with direct access to the back garden. Herring-bone hard wood flooring, central feature fireplace with wood burner, origional beam, large duel aspect windows and high ceilings. Plenty of room for a grand central table, ideal for entertaining friends and family. The family kitchen (26.6m2) with breakfast table is definately the heart of the home. A mixture of open shelving and storage cupboards, AGA double oven, modern appliances, picture window with window seat looking out onto the surrounding country, terracotta floor tiles and origional beams. Light and bright with access to the front terrace and an ideal place to take breakfast as a family. This leads to a spacious utility and laundry room (15.5m2) which has extra storage and houses the washing machine and dryer. The elegant living room (28.5m2) has a granite fireplace and two origional built in cupboards. As is with every room in this house, there is this amazing natural light due to the numerous windows. Spacious with room for a large suite, writing area or a small study in the corner. The TV room has been decorated in a more modern design. Sound-proof walling re-set lighting all add to the fact this is somewhere you want to go to watch the latest film release. There is a downstairs cloakroom (6.5m2) with WC and wash basin, showing exposed stonework from way back in this property's rich history. At the end of the house is a guest suite. Found on the first floor with its own private staircase it consits of a reading study area (10m2), double bedroom (13.5m2) and a modern en-suite shower room with WC and wash basin (2.3m2). At the other end of the house up the oak staircase, you will find a larger than average bedroom of 30m2. Currently laid out with two double beds, there is hard wood flooring, a central fireplace, duel aspect windows and its own luxury ensuite shower room with WC , and wash basin (6m2). Another bedroom of (28m2), currently has a super kingsize bed and a mixture of free-standing and origional fitted cupboard space. The en-suite bathroom with this is something to be seen. A free-standing central bath holds court in this room of over 19m2. The large walk-in shower, WC, basin, bidet and vanity unit create a mix of luxury modern in a historical buiding. To the second floor there is a vast loft of 60m2 that has been converted into 2 further bedrooms and a luxury bathroom. Set in over 3 hectaires, the outside is a delight. A central courtyard has been sympathetically landscaped and has an al-fresco seating area. Numerous buildings, including a hangar, garage and workshop are useful additions. For those wanting a project, there is a cottage waiting for you to convert and already having its own new septic tank. Other outbuildings including one ideal for stables and another would make a fantastic indoor gym.. you choose!. The grounds surround the property and are ideal for anyone wanting to keep horses or other animals or maybe you are a keen gardener. There is already a raised veg plot to get you started. No immediate neighbours and totally private, but less than 10 mins to all amenities. 1hr 40mins from the nearest ferry port, 40 mins the nearest station with direct routes to Paris and just over an hour to the nearest airport. Properties like this do not come on the market very often and with parts dating back to the 12th century you really could immerce yourself in its rich history.

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  • 593 600 € (HAI)
  • agency fees to be paid by seller
This property has ...
  • Electricity on site
  • Garage
  • Barns / outbuildings
  • Private parking
  • Well
  • Character property
  • Detached
  • Double glazing
  • High speed internet
  • Suitable for horses
  • Business potential
  • Water on site
Property Type
  • 0-2KM to amenities
  • Isolated
Pays de la Loire
  • DPE - 133
  • GES - 28