House for sale


7 bedrooms 355 square meters

Immoweb code : 9410748
Immoweb code : 9410748


7 bedrooms
355 square meters livable space
36612 square meters of land


On the edge of the Eure, at the confluence of two rivers, cl

In the heart of a village, a stone's throw away from a town, the property is close to a train station with frequent links to Paris. Thanks to the geographical situation at the meeting point of the Ile-de-France, Normandy and the Centre-Val-de-Loire region, this is a dynamic vicinity with a young population. High-performance and innovative activities are setting up here, marking the potential of the region. The local shops and health services can easily be reached by road, public transport or even on foot. A true testimony to an early policy of regional planning, introduced at the beginning of the personal reign of Louis XIV and then applied by his minister Colbert, the "small wheat mill" dates precisely from 1663. In the 17th and 18th centuries, several a rms of the river were channelled in order to regulate the watercourses and to allow the navigation of flat-bottomed, shallow-draft boats to transport heavy goods to the Eure and beyond, to Rouen. Situated at the dividing line of two historical and often conflicting regions in the Middle Ages, the mill is built on the site of a Roman "limes", a real border area physically marked by the presence of a moat to control road and especially river traffic between the different fiefdoms. Its majestic site still bears witness to the great works undertaken to protect the building from water and floods. The property consists of a mix of buildings just like a small village: a caretaker's cottage or guest house, a vast dwelling that once belonged to nobl

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