Bargain Buys: 5 French Cottages for sale for under €120,000

Bargain Buys: 5 French Cottages for sale for under €120,000

Are you looking for a peaceful retreat in the French countryside? We’ve handpicked four charming cottages for sale in different regions of France, each offering its own unique features and a tranquil lifestyle. From a two-bedroom stone house in Brittany to a three-bed cottage in Vienne, these properties are perfect for those seeking an idyllic rural escape at a bargain price… 

€120,000 – Two-bedroom cottage in Côtes-d’Armor

This charming property for sale is located near the town of Carhaix in Côtes-d’Armor, Brittany. It’s a two-bedroom detached stone house with a large adjoining barn that can be converted, and 1462m2 of land. The house includes a living/dining room with a wood-burning fire, a spacious kitchen/diner with fitted units and a range cooker, and a downstairs shower room with a WC. Upstairs, there are two large double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property is connected to mains water, has a functional wood stove, electric heating, and a septic tank for drainage. Outside, there is a large garden and a well. The location offers a peaceful rural setting while being conveniently close to amenities, with the town of Carhaix just a 15-minute drive away, where you can find shops, a hospital, train station, supermarkets, cinemas, and more. On the market for €120,000 with Agence Newton.

€95,000 – Three-bed cottage in Vienne

This pretty stone character cottage in Vienne, Nouvelle Aquitaine, is a charming three-bedroom property ready to be moved into. The cottage boasts a courtyard garden with easily maintained plants, a welcoming living/dining room with original stone walls and a fireplace, a large kitchen, and a modern shower room. The property also includes a good-sized plot of land directly opposite. With its attractive features and convenient location, this cottage presents an ideal opportunity for a new owner to enjoy a relaxing and picturesque lifestyle in the French countryside. On the market for €95,000 with Beaux Villages.

€93,500 – Three-bed village house in Charente

The property is a three-bedroom village house located in the centre of Massignac in Charente. It features various character elements such as wooden floorboards and oak beams, along with modern additions including double glazing, an updated electrical system, and insulation, creating a cosy atmosphere. The house is within walking distance to amenities, making it suitable for use as a permanent residence or a holiday home. Additionally, its easy maintenance and separate rear entrance offer the potential for creating two living areas and renting out a portion for commercial purposes. The property also includes a small garden and private parking, and it is built in the typical Charentaise style. On the market €93,500 for with Leggett Immobilier.

€93,720 – Three-bed cottage in Orne, Normandy

Priced at €93,720, this cottage offers a peaceful setting with off-road parking and a mature rear garden, including an orchard area and various quiet seating spaces. The interior features light and bright rooms with original elements such as exposed beams, fireplaces, and an original staircase. The spacious kitchen, overlooking the countryside, is equipped with fitted units, most appliances, and an Aga range cooker. The sitting room opens to the rear garden and includes a wood-burning stove. The first floor accommodates the bedrooms and bathroom, also boasting original features. The property has undergone recent renovations, including part of the roof being renewed, insulation within the walls, and some double glazing. Mains utilities are connected, and a new energy rating is being carried out. This immaculate cottage is the perfect home for those seeking a tranquil rural lifestyle with convenient access to village amenities. On the market for €93,720 with Asi Immobilier.

€93,500 – Cute two-bed cottage in Haute-Vienne

This two-bed, three-bath cottage located in a picturesque hamlet between Rochechouart and Vayres, offers a perfect lock-and-leave holiday home. The spacious accommodation is spread over two levels, with a large barn and a pretty courtyard. The cottage has been well renovated, featuring a kitchen/dining room, a lounge with a feature bread oven, and en-suite shower rooms for each bedroom. It is double glazed, well insulated, and benefits from a log-burning stove, electric radiators, and photovoltaic solar panels for electricity generation. The location provides easy access to the basic amenities of Vayres and the full amenities of Rochechouart, including bars, restaurants, boutiques, supermarkets, doctors, dentists, and schools. Additionally, the property is a 45-minute drive from Limoges airport, making it conveniently accessible. The cottage’s idyllic setting and modern amenities make it an ideal low-maintenance holiday retreat in the heart of the French countryside. On the market for €93,500 with Leggett Immobilier.

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