Country house for sale built in brick and flint, now a large family home with two large living rooms, an office, 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
In the heart of the Pays de Bray, a well-preserved Normandy territory, endowed with a generous and bucolic nature, the forest of Eawy stretches from north to south on more than 6,500 hectares on a plateau bordered by the valleys of Béthune and the Varenne. Marvelous natural scenery in the Seine-Maritime, nature invites the walker, on foot, on horseback or by bike to savor this sumptuous space of undergrowth as far as the eye can see. Crossed by many hiking trails, including the impressive Limousin alley, 14 km long, this beech is also a real paradise for animals, do not be surprised then to see in the early morning a deer, a deer or a wild boar in the absolute calm of places. This beech forest has long made the wealth of the sector for woodwork, especially the manufacture of furniture. This activity has now fallen into disuse; it is more the agriculture and the tourism which protect, maintain, this rural, natural and historical heritage. Saint Saëns, a village close to our country house for sale has kept its authenticity and charm with its high houses of Master, its shops, its small theater-cinema and its walk on the banks of the Varenne. A well-known 18-hole golf course and a very popular equestrian center offer sports and complementary activities to fishing or hunting.
At the edge of the forest, offering immediate access to the hiking trails, our authentic hunting house has been tastefully renovated and enlarged by a timber frame extension of the best effect, in a subtle mix of old and contemporary. The old house of character is built partly of a brick of Saint-Jean which holds its red-orange color of the nature of the Normandy clay and the technique of cooking with fire of wood. Flints were extracted from pebble veins in the immediate vicinity. To access this haven of peace, we must leave the charming road of the Varenne Valley dug many ponds full of fish, and climb a winding road to the edge of the forest of Eawy. The location is exceptional. Bordered on one side of a meadow or graze pretty Norman cows, the place is made for nature lovers. Obviously, in the early morning, lovely does come frequently to graze the grass of the neighboring meadow planted with apple trees of Normandy. An upstairs terrace has even been built to observe the animals without disturbing them. From mid-September to mid-October, during the mating season, the deer slams to intimidate its competitors and impose its territory of seduction.
In the old part, an entrance with cupboards, a living room with chimney-insert and Office of Public Prosecutor, an office and a room of water with shower and TOILET have been refitted. In the contemporary part, a vast living room opened on a space meal and a big kitchen makes it possible to share in family all the convivial moments. To the west, the large windows open onto a wooden terrace. The second stone terrace is facing south. Depending on the time of day, you will choose the best exposure. Upstairs, the five bedrooms and three bathrooms or shower are spread over two buildings with two useful stairs to keep a real privacy.
In secondary residence as in principal residence, a family loving the wild nature and a real estate of character will find its happiness there!