House for Sale in Central Brittany / house-bretagne house for sale

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Country living without the remoteness - a rural hamlet near Plemet

This is a spacious south facing 3 bed semi-detached house and garden located in a tranquil hamlet. Plemet is just a 10 minute drive to the nearest amenities including health centre, bank, post- office and supermarket.   Double-glazed throughout. Kitchen and lounge lead directly onto the open courtyard via split stable doors. The ground floor is tiled throughout, with solid pine for the upper flooring . 





This is a PRIVATE SALE  - only Notaire fees apply.

This website represents a private sale.


The property is also being marketed by immobiliers in Loudeac, Merdrignac and Plemet.


If choosing to buy through an immobilier  you would be liable for both the immobilier and notaire fees.


Please scroll down for more  notes concerning " Viewing and Buying".  



Description of the house

  house-bretagne  house - brittany, france  

  A light an airy 19th c renovated semi-detached farm cottage  

Ground Floor ( 80m2): Kitchen 9m2 with integrated fridge and range cooker, open plan to dining room 25m2.  A separate utility room  7m2 leads off the kitchen housing a new condensing central heating boiler ( installed November 2016 ).    

First Floor (70m2): Bedroom 1 - 16m2 with large built in storage cupboard. Bedroom 2 - 16m2. Bedroom 3 – 16m2 with  vestibule storage 3m2. Spacious bathroom with twin sink unit, separate bath and shower unit. Sizeable landing 6m2.    

Outside   Garden and well. Approx 5000m2 including meadow, A large open barn fronts the courtyard and serves as a car port, wood store and garden machinery store.  Full height stone building  attached to main house needs renovation with potential for a gite, or main house extension.  

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  house-bretagne  house for sale 



For more photographs of the property - check out the video links below. 

Best viewed with the volume on.

Utilities

The current owner of the property has utilities and services provided by the following companies:  

Electricity : EDRF

Gas : LPG from Butagaz

Wood / Logs : Local supplier

Water : SAUR

Waste and Recycling : The village provides communal bins stationed 100 mtrs from the house.

Telephone: France Telecom /Orange

Broadband: Orange

Television reception: A satelite dish is installed and receives all UK freesat channels  and radio stations. The current owner uses a Humax Freesat Decoder. ( N.B. in France the TV licence fee is attached to the council tax bill and charged automatically. )

Note regarding gas supply: LPG is stored in a below ground 1000 litre tank to the rear of the house, gas delivered by Gazarmor / Butagaz as and when required.

An approved septic tank manages waste water and sanitation.


The buyer will be provided with an information pack of contact numbers and various administrative forms.








House-Bretagne

More photos of the house and garden.

House-Bretagne.Garden Wildlife

Garden wildlife -  your very own nature reserve

More information

Insurance

There are two insurance companies in Plemet - Aviva, and Thelem Assurances. Banks also provide policies for car, house and health.

Banking

For your banking needs in France you might find the French banking group Credit Agricole helpful. CA Britline for english speaking customers.

www.britline.com

Currency Exchange

A reliable company with excellent exchange rates  - Currency Fair.

www.currencyfair.com

Driving

If you are taking up residency you will need to import your vehicle, have it tested ( French MOT "Controle Technique" ) and then register . You may continue using your UK driving licence until it expires or until you receive a French driving penalty. 


Income Tax

The tax year runs from January to December. Tax forms are sent out in April, but for your first declaration you will need to collect forms from the Tax Office.

Town Hall ( Mairie)

It is a courtesy to advise the Town Hall of your arrival into the Commune - either as a holiday home owner  or as a resident.

Viewing and Buying