The town of Desvres, only 30 minutes from Calais, is world famous for it's beautiful and highly prized ceramic tiles.
This former stud farm, built in 1925, has supplied the auction rooms of Deauville with thoroughbreds over the decades. Close to the motorway network, access is quick and easy to the UK and N. Europe.
Set behind an ivy clad façade, the main house comprises the entry hall with cloakroom and WC leading to the kitchen, decorated in local Desvres tilework, the main lounge, dining-room and evening lounge.
The conservatory overlooking the landscaped gardens leads into the classically decorated bureau. Stairs lead from the evening lounge to 2 bedrooms on the first floor.
A second flight of stairs from the entry hall lead to a further " bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with a dressing room.
Underground are cellars and a garage with plenty of storage areas.
The caretakers house is separate and comprises a kitchen, bathroom, lounge and bedroom.
The grounds consist of a tennis court and landscaped gardens to the rear of the house and beyond these are large pastures and a woodland area with a large lake.
The courtyard houses a grand pigeonnier and the stabling for 15 horses is in loose boxes with tack rooms and storage.
- Property type
- Special class
- Equestrian - horses
- Extra info
- Grounds 5-10 HA
- Plot size
- 69,650 m²
- Total living area
- 235 m²
- Saddle room
- Caretaker cottage