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6 Bed Property For Sale in St. Peter's

Le Vieux Menage, St. Peter's
Price: Under Offer
St. Peter's, Guernsey
Property Reference:
swf_rps_swf-LMA080206 - #13912

Property Description

This beautiful Guernsey farmhouse dates back to 1450, with further substantial extensions added in the 1700s. Sitting on a site of approximately 3 vergees and also enjoying two further fields of approximately 5 vergees, the character filled accommodation offers up to six bedrooms with the option of a one bedroom self contained unit to one side. The extensive gardens are predominately laid to lawn, with matures trees within, and enjoy excellent privacy throughout. To one side of the property is also a small barn and workshop whilst a large open barn to the other side also offer scope for further expansion, if required. A real gem of a home in a lovely, tranquil setting.


Entrance Hall

6.1m max x 3.48m max & 1.22m min

Wooden arched door to front with leaded stained glass inset and windows to either side. Sliding patio door, with fixed sidescreen, giving an outlook over and access onto the gardens. Tiled floor. Open tread staircase to First Floor. Space for small seating area.

Separate WC

1.88m x 1.14m (6'2" x 3'9")

Two piece suite of wall mounted wash hand basin and low flush wc. Tiled walls and floor. Window to rear.

Boiler Room

2.13m x 0.91m (7' x 3')

Trianco oil fired central heating boiler. Window to rear.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

4.83m x 4.37m (15'10" x 14'4")

Comprehensive run of dark wood wall and base units with tiled work surfaces over incorporating single bowl, single drainer sink. Two windows to both front and rear. Tiled floor.

Utility Room

4.34m x 2.24m (14'3" x 7'4")

Single bowl stainless steel sink. Windows to front and rear and wooden stable door to side. Tiled floor.

Dining Room

6.65m x 4.27m (21'10" x 14'0")

Highly attractive open granite fireplace with cast iron stove inset. Tiled floor. Recessed display niches with exposed granite work. Two windows to side.

Sitting Room

6.78m x 4.42m (22'3" x 14'6")

A beautiful room, the focal point of which is a quite superb inglenook fireplace with exposed granite work, heavy wooden beam and substantial granite hearth, on which sits an impressive cast iron multi-fuel stove with remnants of furze-oven alongside and exposed carved granitework. Door to integral wing. Two windows on two sides with solid wooden door alongside.


Half Landing

1.83m approximate x 0.79m

Opening into the Main Landing in one direction and steps in the other direction up to...

Minstrels Gallery

5.44m x 1.60m (17'10" x 5'3")

Run of velux windows on both sides. Opening into...

Side Hall

2.64m max & 0.97m min x 4.7m max & 1.22m min

Two windows to front.

Family Bathroom

1.83m x 1.78m (6'0" x 5'10")

Three piece suite of bath, wall mounted wash hand basin and low flush wc. Fully tiled walls and floor. Window to rear.

Bedroom 4

3.58m x 2.67m (11'9" x 8'9")

Window to rear. Two fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 3

4.57m x 2.64m (15' x 8'8")

Windows to front, side and rear. Note Bedrooms 3, 4 and the family bathroom could alternatively be developed into a main bedroom suite providing bedroom, dressing room and ensuite bathroom.

Main Landing

5.87m x 0.97m (19'3" x 3'2")

Window to front.

Bedroom 2

4.27m x 2.84m (14'0" x 9'4")

Windows on two side.


2.67m x 1.90m (8'9" x 6'3")

Three piece suite of bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush wc. Window to side.

Bedroom 5

3.23m x 2.08m (10'7" x 6'10")

Window to side. Two fitted double wardrobes.

Bedroom 1

4.47m x 3.35m (14'8" x 11')

Two windows to side. Two fitted double wardrobes.


Attached to one side of the house and providing :

Lounge / Kitchen

5.70m x 4.42m (18'8" x 14'6")

Wooden half glazed door to front. Four windows to rear. In one corner is a kitchenette area incorporating sink. Integral door to Main House. Open tread staircase to...



0.91m x 0.76m (3' x 2'6")

Three windows to side.


3.76m x 2.64m (12'4" x 8'8")

Velux windows to front and rear.

Ensuite Bathroom

2.13m x 1.90m (7' x 6'3")

Three piece suite of bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush W.C. Velux window.

Potential Dressing Room

2.06m x 1.90m (6'9" x 6'3")

Velux window.



The property is approached over a long sweeping gravelled driveway which leads from the roadside and culminates in a substantial parking and turning area in front of the house. The main gardens extend to approximately 3 vergees, all predominantly being laid to lawn and interspersed with a variety of mature trees and flowering shrubs, all of which combine to provide a highly attractive aspect whilst ensuring the property enjoys complete privacy on all sides. Within the gardens is an original granite cider press whilst attached to one side of the main house, alongside of the Kitchen and Utility Room is an...

Open Barn

8.97m x 4.88m (29'5" x 16'0")

A quite superb space boasting open vaulted ceilings with velux windows on both side. This barn is primed ready to offer additional accommodation to the house if required, subject to the necessary permissions being obtained.

Detached Barn / Garage

10.50m x 4.98m (34'5" x 16'4")

A lovely granite barn with wooden double doors to front and an open hay loft storage area above incorporating velux windows. Attached to one side of the barn is a...


4.40m x 2.54m (14'5" x 8'4")

Wooden door to front with window alongside and velux windows to front and rear.


To one side of the driveway are two further fields, one encompassing 1 vergee 13 perch and the other 3 vergees 15 perch.


Rayburn cooker, Neff deep fat fryer, Hotpoint stainless hob, extractor fan, Spacemaker fridge, Servis dishwasher, Hotpoint free standing fridge/freezer, Hoover fridge/freezer.

Price: Under Offer

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