Finistere, Brittany, France
$32,805 ~ SOLD
This old stone house is certainly a fixer upper with charm. The property is located just minutes to the English Channel, Celtic Sea and Bay of Biscay. It offers a garden area and borders a stream.
It is a tempting place to vacation with friends and family but will require at least another $25,000 in repairs.
Detached slate and stone house (south west facing;55 sqm), situated in a small hamlet in a peaceful setting, with a garden area of 400 sqm and bordering a stream. Heating : just a fireplace. Single glazing. Tax fonciere : 270 euros per year. Water and electricity, new septic tank needed, roof re-done in 2014, new kitchen needed, modernization and decoration required, rewiring needed.
The property is 12 minutes drive from Morlaix. Septic tank needed = micro station needed because of the stream, so you have to think about 10,000 euros. Another 10,000 euros are needed for the wall in the back because of the damp on the lower level, in fact the lower level of the wall has got land on the other side.
Ground floor : living room/lounge(28.60 sqm) with a fireplace, tiled flooring, a staircase, exposed stone and beams, kitchen(9.10 sqm) with tiled flooring, tiled bathroom with a sink, toilet.
First floor : landing, 2 bedrooms with wood flooring and sloping ceilings.