Oye Beach, Calais. Stunning Home. Endless Commercial Possibilities

€1,370,000 PRIVATE SALE

Oye Beach, Calais. Stunning Home. Endless Commercial Possibilities

€1,370,000 PRIVATE SALE

Property Features

  • Magnificent Residence
  • Endless Commercial Possibilities
  • Would Suit European HQ
  • Serviced Offices or Tourism Venture
  • Holiday or Events Centre

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Tel: +44 (0)1803 469 367
€1,370,000 PRIVATE SALE
  • Ref: ARB500708
  • Type: Chateau
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Reception Rooms: 5
  • Parking: Off Road Parking
  • Outside Space: Balcony, Gardens, Gite
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • ARB Ref: ARB500708
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Property Summary

This impressive property offering a wealth of possibilities is located in the sought-after beach-side town of Oye-Plage between Calais and Dunkirk. Currently comprising of a large private residence with 5 double bedrooms and a covered pool, plus extensive office space, meeting rooms and halls used to host parties for up to 160 people, this extensive building could be adapted to a variety of purposes subject to planning (e.g. company headquarters for someone needing a European base with easy access to the UK or a tourist venture such as a hotel).

The property is walking distance to the centre of Oye-Plage with its shops, small supermarket and twice weekly market. The beaches, dunes and nature reserve can all also be accessed on foot. Oye-Plage is home to a Commonwealth War Graves site and indeed, this would be a good location from which to explore the many historical sites from both World War I and II.

The main A16 is just 5km away and the ferry & tunnel terminals can be reached in approximately 20 minutes. In addition, to the easy access to the road network, the TGV is close by.

Main Residence

Double glazed throughout with electric shutters and mains gas central heating. The rooms typical have high ceilings and are light and airy.

Accommodation Comprising: - (All sizes are approximate)

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall with WC Cloakroom – (5.7m x 5m) side aspect, tiled floor with large glazed doors to main lounge and dining room and further glazed doors to the stairwell. Cloakroom comprises of toilet and hand basin built into a unit.

Lounge Dining Room – (9.0m x 7.9m) double aspect to front and side with patio doors to terrace and garden, split level with tiled floor dining area and step up to oak floor lounge area with fireplace.

Kitchen – (3.8m x 5.7m) side aspect with large hatch into dining area, tiled floor, range of fitted base and wall units, breakfast bar, fitted oven, 2 bowl sink, hob with extractor over and dishwasher. Access to small internal vestibule.

Utility – (4.2m x 6.50m) side aspect with external door to rear, tiled floor, gas boiler, plumbing for washing machine, water softener.

Stairwell – (4.3m x 5.7m) double aspect to both sides, solid oak floor and wide solid oak staircase to first floor plus stairs down to cellars.

Library – (6.2m x 5.30m) large corner room with front and side aspect, patio doors to garden and covered pool, solid oak floor and wooden bookcase on one wall.

Vestibule – tiled floor and second wooden staircase to first floor, access to ground floor bedroom.

Bedroom 5 with ensuite – (3.9m x 5.9m) rear aspect with external door to side, natural sea grass type flooring, built in wardrobe, ensuite with large walk-in shower, toilet and handbasin with unit under.

Cellars – reached from the stairwell in the main residence or from a staircase in the main building reception. Two traditional cellars both with vaulted ceilings.

First Floor

Landing – with oak floor and staircase access to hallway for first floor bedrooms

Hallway – side aspect with laminate floor and doors to roof terrace.

Master Bedroom with ensuite – (5.60m x 5.9m) double aspect to both sides, laminate floor, fireplace and door to large roof terrace. Ensuite comprising – his and hers handbasins with unit under, toilet, shower and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 2 with ensuite – (3.9m x 5.9m) accessed from second staircase; double aspect to both sides, wooden floor, ensuite with walk in shower, toilet, hand basin with unit under, side window and roof light.

Bedroom 3 with ensuite – (3.2m x 4.5m) side aspect with laminate floor, built in wardrobes. Ensuite comprising shower cubicle, toilet and hand basin, front aspect.

Bedroom 4 with ensuite – (5.0m x 4.2) double aspect to front and side, wooden floor. Ensuite comprising his and hers hand basins with unit under, shower cubicle and toilet, side aspect.

Attached Buildings

The substantial attached buildings provide in excess of 1000m2 of floor space in recent years used by the current owners as an office, showroom and meeting rooms for their business. At one time they had 45 staff members working from the space and had still not utilised all the room available. The two function rooms have been hired out for occasional use as party venues.

Original this property was constructed and used as a holiday village and housed as many as 600 children at any one time. With the appropriate permissions, it would suit being converted to a hotel and/or similar hospitality type venture.

The wing of the building attached to the main residence can be accessed directly from inside the home by a door from the stairwell on the ground floor, a door in bedroom 4 on the first floor and via a passageway past the cellars in the semi-basement area.

All windows have been recently replaced and are double glazed.

Semi-Basement – accessed from stairs in reception area. Series of rooms under the function rooms that the current owner has used for storage and as workshop space.

Ground Floor

Meeting room and Show room – (14.2m x 7.8m) with double aspect to front and rear and access doors from both sides; open fireplace.

Entrance hall and Reception area – front aspect, tiled floor with back room housing cabling systems and alarms etc., wooden staircase to first floor and staircase down to basement. Doors to function rooms.

Two large function rooms (15.4m x 5.9m and 5.9m x 9.2m) with tiled floors that can be opened into one with triple aspect to front side and rear plus entrances from side, rear and reception area. Plus, a kitchen/preparation area (8.9m x 5.60m) with large original walk-in fridge area and tiled floor. This part of the building also houses several other rooms used for storage etc.

First Floor

The staircase from the reception area takes you up to a large landing and through to a glass roofed internal atrium area with wooden terrace. This central atrium has a series of rooms around it on all 4 sides most of which have been renovated to provide office space. The windows are double glazed and have electric shutters. This space also contains several toilets, a staff kitchen area and a printer/photocopier room.

Main office area – accessed from landing above the reception and from the first floor of the main house. A series of 6 offices accessed from a central corridor, all are double glazed with electric shutters, have wooden floors and have been cabled for phone and IT systems. They are also large, light airy rooms with high ceilings.

Further staircase to second floor with 4 more offices.

Gardens and Grounds

Gardens with mature trees and shrubs, the whole plot extends to approx. 8,000m2

Courtyard to rear with gated direct access off the road, parking for 4/5 cars plus a carport area.

Covered swimming pool (7m x 4m) – heated with sliding cover.

Terraced area reached from the lounge diner with awning.

Car park – at far end of function rooms
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