Here you can expect relaxing tranquility in the beautiful landscape of the Schorfheide-Chorin Monastery in the village at the southern tip of Chorin Uckermark. Primeval deciduous and mixed forests, clear lakes, a glacial embossed hilly moraine landscape, rare animal and plant species (crane, eagle, frog, etc.) invite walking and cycling trails (bike rental in town) along well-marked paths with surprising observations of nature . In the immediate vicinity is also the Lower Oder Valley National Park, with its naturbelassenenen Oder river floodplains, the UNESCO World Heritage Grumsiner forest with its unspoiled beech forests, the ecovillage Brodowin with Demeter organic agriculture, farm shop and seven lakes. At the same time you will find here a rich cultural and leisure facilities: the Cistercian monastery Chorin with its summer concerts and exhibitions, the ship Niederfinow, Eberswalde with one of the most beautiful and child-friendly zoo in Germany, its forest botanical garden, water park, sleepy little town like Oderberg or Angermünde etc. Berlin can be reached in 40 minutes by train every hour. Templin also the spa and many other attractive destinations (eg to Poland in the former Neumark) are not far.
Chorin is a small village (550 inhabitants) and the district is comprised of seven villages (including ecovillage Brodowni) municipality Chorin in Brandenburg. It now belongs to Landktreis Barnim, historically the Uckermark. Known Ch mainly for its more than 750-year-old Cistercian monastery, one of the most important buildings in the north German brick Gothic, where there is also 50 years of Chorin Music Summer, by the Choriner Endmoränenbogen and by the close Schorfheide, the hunting ground of various rulers of Prussia -German history. For over 20 years is part of the Chorin Biosphere Reserve Schorfheide-Chorin.
The place is quiet, no through traffic, but a rail connection (to Eberswalde, Berlin or Angermünde, Schwedt, Stralsund). There are three restaurants with good food, a medical practice, a bicycle rental. The village is an ideal base for walking and cycling in all directions, for day trips by train or car (for example, to Stettin).
The surrounding area is a hilly, glacial embossed Endmoranenlandschaft urwüchsigem with deciduous and mixed forests, small bogs and many large lakes (Parsteinsee, Werbellinsee, Grimnitzsee etc.) with little natural bathing facilities as well as many, 'sleepy' villages.
The house was built in 1999 in the regional style and according to biological principles. The ground floor (see photos) you can expect a großzügigier tiled living room (35 sqm) with an integrated fully equipped kitchen and a Square log sauna. Here is also a bunk room (floorboards) for two people are (mostly used for children) and a bathroom with a shower. The upper floor (see photos) you will find a living room (25 sqm) and a bedroom with double bed. The floors are made of rustic Eichendielung. The lounge can be used as an additional bed for 2 or 3 people. It offers a wide view over the hilly terrain, on grazing cattle, on cranes, storks, eagles ...
The house is modern: Square log sauna, fireplace, ceramic stove, Spülmschine, satellite TV, CD player, central heating .... The FH is a cozy place with garden furniture and barbecue. However, any other place in the large garden can be used by guests.
The FH is quietly located in the old village center, but in the street opposite the garden part of the former farmstead on a 10th 000 sqm plot. In the garden you will find old apples trees, interesting plants and a scale in a traditional country style, organically managed vegetable garden. There you may also reap fresh spices for your needs. Behind the orchard feed my happy, colorful birds flock and the cows and calves of the neighbors. There breakfast eggs from my chickens it free and eco-apples of course. On the Terrain is also a well-developed old stone barn, where I live.
It is beautiful in every season, not just in summer. Even the autumn with its foliage, its mists over the lakes, swamps and marshes, the call is for the departure south gathering cranes. Very relaxing walks are also in the clear frosty winter air. After that ... a visit to the spacious log sauna ... In the spring, the lush Blossom my old fruit trees, the returning cranes, storks and other migratory birds, the evening concerts and toads frog songs then