Good Tuesday morning. This beautiful and shockingly affordable 10+ bedroom mansion in Rugles, Normandy, France has me longing today. What a genteel and chic place to live!
From the listing (translated to English):
Near Verneuil-sur-Avre and 1h20 from the Porte d’Auteuil, beautiful 18th century mansion of nearly 400 sqm on a plot of 800 sqm in a village of 2500 inhabitants with all shops. This very chic mansion is accessed by a large cast iron gate that opens onto the gravelled courtyard that can accommodate 4 to 5 cars. On the ground floor, a large entrance tiled floor with cabochons serves a kitchen and back kitchen of about 30 sqm with period fireplace, a dining room of 28 sqm, a living room with parquet floor of 40 sqm with fireplace , a boudoir of 12 sqm, a small office, another office paneled 30 sqm and 2 other rooms of 22 and 12 sqm, one with fireplace. On the 1st floor, parental suite of approximately 35 M ² with chimney, room of water and dressing, 7 rooms whose surfaces vary from 14 to 21 M ² some of which with chimney and 2 bathrooms. On the 2nd floor, 2 attics of 70 and 120 M ² being able to be arranged under a beautiful framework. The basement is today used as a laundry room, workshop, wine cellar and boiler gas city. A closed garage for 2 cars and a beautiful courtyard that can be converted into an indoor pool complete this beautiful old house. Races on foot or by bike.