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Normandy barn renovation - part 2

Published on September 4, 2015 by Chris Robinson

Here's the progress so far. See my previous post for the 'before' picture. The large front door opens up into a double height entrance hall with a spacious kitchen/diner to one side and a lounge to the other. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The original oak beams have been left exposed which contrasts with the contemporary interior. It's been hard work but worth it to see the results.

Posted by Chris of Gavray Gites
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Until 2014 I worked in central London as a marketeer for a membership organization. Years of watching property renovation programmes on TV sparked a dream to do this in France having studied French and worked there previously. I left my job and completed the sale of my house on the same day (a stroke of luck rather than good planning) and headed off to Normandy. I undertook a barn renovation project managing the artisans’ workload. The result is a 3 bedroom gite which I now market all year providing me with endless opportunities to increase my skills and knowledge.
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