The gite is next to owners farmhouse, set in beautiful gardens in the rolling Normandy countryside, set back from a quiet lane. Downstairs, the property is open plan, consisting of sitting area and dining/kitchen area divided by a low stone wall and old beams. There is a dish washer, microwave, gas/electric cooker, TV, DVD player, fridge/freezer. Laundry can be done by owners upon request. Upstairs there is a double bedroom and a twin-bedded room each with their own bathrooms and a twin-bedded room on 2nd floor under the eaves,ideal for children. Toddler and baby equipment plus toys available upon request.
Outside there is an enclosed decking area with tables and chairs, plus other secluded eating areas in the garden including a large rose-covered arbour. There is a large kitchen garden and chickens, so fresh produce is usually available! Any food shopping, etc can be done before arrival, or a light meal provided upon request.
Our gite is 3km from Vassy, an attractive market town providing a comprehensive range of shops including a bank, supermarket, butcher, bakers, pharmacy, local doctor and dentist, petrol station, etc. Vire, a larger town is 17km away.
The general region offers swimming pools, golf clubs, riding, bungee jumping, karting, hang gliding, canoeing, fishing and endless country walks.
We are not far from the Normandy landing beaches, Bayeux tapestry, beautiful sandy beaches and many activity centres for children. The picturesque town of Clecy on the river Orne in the Swiss Normandy is only 20 min away. We can also provide farm visits, calvados tasting, and advice on buying a property in the region. Being next door, we are on hand to help you plan your days, recommend restaurants for eating out, or simply leave you to relax in our beautiful garden!
Other Activities: Bungee jumping, hang gliding, archery, canoeing