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Val Walmsley

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Property finder for Vendée and Deux-Sèvres, with The French Property Finders.

Articles by Val Walmsley

When Renovators Become Residents

Val Walmsley tells the story of how she snapped up a renovation project as a second home. But once work had begun to transform the two C18 farmhouses (one habitable, the other in a sorry state) she couldn’t bear to leave and soon persuaded her other half to make France their permanent place of residence