A detached character cottage located in a rural hamlet in Brittany within easy reach of Mont St Michel and neighbouring coastline

2 Ville Vrard, Pleine-Fougères, France
Detached House
4 Beds
2 Baths
1 Garages

Originally designed and constructed for a well known local artist, this detached residence was built in a traditional style with stone facing under a slate tile roof.

The house offers well proportioned accommodation with

  • * 4 bedrooms * 2 shower rooms * Ground floor WC
  • * Entrance hall with ‘cathedral’ style ceiling & galleried landing
  • * Lounge/dining room * Kitchen/breakfast room

Adjoining the property is a large barn (same footprint as the house) and a detached timber garage.

There are gardens to the front and rear of the house, large frontage to the barn and a small wood. The rear boundary of the garden is bordered by a small stream.

Oil central heating. Woodburner to lounge/dining room.

The village of Pleine Fougères, which has local facilities, is just a short drive away as is a large supermarket. More comprehensive facilities are available in Pontorson. The city of Rennes and its airport is approximately an hour’s drive and St. Malo is a forty five minute drive.

The accommodation is arranged on two floors as follows:

Entrance Hall– feature ‘cathedral’ style beamed ceiling. Tiled flooring. Radiator.

Lounge/dining room– 7m x 4m entered via glazed double doors from hallway or single door from kitchen. Beamed ceiling. Double aspect. French doors to covered terrace/exterior. Feature stone fireplace with inset woodburner. Two radiators. Tiled flooring.

Kitchen/breakfast room–  5m10 x 3m18 fitted with matching range of wood faced kitchen units at base and eye level. Stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for washing machine. Calor gas supply for cooker. Quarry tiled flooring. Radiator. Door to covered terrace/exterior.

Bedroom 4–  3m20 x 2m97 chestnut flooring. Radiator.

WC– wash hand basin, WC and radiator.

Shower Room– fully enclosed shower cubicle. Wash hand basin. Electric wall heater. Door to;

Boiler room– housing oil fired boiler for central heating and domestic hot water supply. Wall mounted electric water heater (alternative hot water heating). Electric fuse board.

First floor:

Galleried landing– chestnut flooring. Doors off to:

Bedroom 1–  3m60 minimum x 3m20 with double aspect. Chestnut flooring. Radiator. Door to:

Dressing Room–  2m37 x 2m14 radiator. Chestnut flooring.

Bedroom 2–  3m85 minimum x 2m66 radiator. Chestnut flooring. Access hatch to loft space.

Bedroom 3–  3m28 x 3m7 radiator. Chestnut flooring. Built in double wardrobe cupboard.

Shower room– Enclosed shower cubicle. Wash hand basin. WC. Radiator.

Area of ground floor – 76.61m²

Area of first floor:     – 41.97m²

Plot size:4736m²

Services:Mains water and electricity. External 1000 litre oil tank.

External cupboard housing calor gas bottles.

Drainage:Septic tank (installed in 2015)

Taxe Foncière:€586.00

Taxe d’habitation:€812.00

Furniture available for sale, subject to separate negotiation

Price: €169,000

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Property details:

Property ID: IH-18202
Property Type: Detached House
Property Status: Sale
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Garage: 1
Land Size: 4736
Year Built: 1960


  • Air conditioning
  • Apartment/Annex
  • Balcony
  • Barns
  • Central Heating
  • Double Glazed
  • Electric Heating
  • Fosse
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Gas Heating
  • Geothermic
  • Internet Connection
  • Lake
  • Land
  • LPG
  • Mains Drainage
  • Off Street Parking
  • Office
  • Oil Heating
  • Open Fire
  • Out Building/s
  • Renovation Project
  • Reversible air conditioning
  • Roof terrace
  • Stables
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone Connection
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Under floor heating
  • Utilities Connection
  • Utility Room
  • Water Connection
  • Wood Burner

Floor plans:

Property address:

2 Ville Vrard, Pleine-Fougères, France