The Good Life France Magazine

The Good Life France Magazine brings you the best of France - inspirational and exclusive features, fabulous photos, mouth-watering recipes, tips, guides, ideas and much more...

Published by the award winning team at The Good Life France

7 months ago


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Brimming with fabulous features combined with stunning photographs – inspiring, entertaining and informative destination features - Provence, Loire Valley, Normandy, Lyon, Brittany, Alsace and more. Delicious recipes, culture and history, what's new, the best tours and much, much more...

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Our latest properties for sale in Brittany chalet villa château farmhouse apartment vineyard gîte cottage coast country city Kerlouan EXCLUSIVE Country Living Finistère €179,280 Ref: A18521 - A delightful 3 bedroom home 10 min from Carhaix-Plouguer. 8% agency fees included paid by the buyer. Morbihan €318,000 Ref: A15720 - Beautiful 3 bedroom restored farmhouse, in a quiet hamlet. 6% agency fees included paid by the buyer. EXCLUSIVE Income Potential Côtes-d’Armor €128,620 Ref: A18133 - 2 Bedroom village house, close to amenities in Mael Carhaix. 9% agency fees included paid by the buyer. Locronan than 300 events. The black and white striped Breton flag flies proudly at these events and throughout the region. Brittany has its own delicious gastronomy – galettes (buckwheat pancakes) and Breton desserts. Fleur de sel harvested below the ancient walled town of Guérande is used to flavour everything. Surely Brittany has the best seafood in all France with briny oysters, fleshy lobsters and St Jacques scallops. Local tipples include pommeau and cider, and a mead type apéritif called chouchen, there’s even whisky made from buckwheat! Property in Brittany When it comes to property searches in Brittany, the closer you are to the sea means the bigger the budget required. Head inland for captivating countryside and plenty of properties for sale at affordable prices. Breton villages tend to be small, stone houses featuring whitewashed walls, glittering granite and marine blue shutters, are typical of the region. Fishing ports tend to be small and picturesque with white-washed granite houses. Finistère the furthest west department of 104 | The Good Life France Brittany is slightly cooler than Morbihan in the south which is noticeably warmer with lovely warm summers due to its Atlantic microclimate. Ille-et-Villaine is home to Brittany’s capital, Rennes and is more urbanised than the other departments, while Côtes-d'Armor is more rugged. Off the rocky coastline are many islands. The Golfe de Morbihan is said to have an island for every day of the year. Belle-Île, the largest island in Brittany, boasts its own microclimate, and property here is much soughtafter – and pricey! Brittany has great transport options – several easy to access ferry ports and airports in St Malo, Brest and Rennes. Brittany has its own distinctive character – beautiful historic small cities with halftimbered properties, charming small villages and magnificent coastline with numerous sandy beaches, and a great variety of places to live. Joanna Leggett is marketing director at Leggett Immobilier – you can view their full portfolio of properties for sale in France at EXCLUSIVE Stone Longère Morbihan €125,000 Ref: A04769 - Attractive 3 bedroom longère with garden and a gîte to renovate. 9% agency fees included paid by the buyer. EXCLUSIVE River Cottage Ille-et-Vilaine €145,000 Ref: A14680 - Detached 2 bedroom cottage with river pontoon and mooring! 9% agency fees included paid by the buyer. Finistère €402,800 Ref: A18367 - Imposing 6 bedroom house a stone’s throw from the beach. 6% agency fees included paid by the buyer. Finistère €246,100 Ref: A16647 - 4 Bedroom property on the banks of the Nantes/Brest Canal. 7% agency fees included paid by the buyer. EXCLUSIVE Historic Home Morbihan €418,700 Ref: A16085 - Stunning 14th century 5 bedroom manoir with gîte potential. 6% agency fees included paid by the buyer. EXCLUSIVE Close to the coast Côtes-d’Armor €246,100 Ref: A17007 - 5 Bedroom property with a huge workshop for professional use. 7% agency fees included paid by the buyer. Start your property search today! +33 (0)5 53 60 84 88 · · Information on the risks to which these properties are exposed is available on the Geohazards website: www.georisques The Good Life France | 105