Lovely cottage to let near Mont St Michel

Le Ferre (5km from Saint-James), Ille et Vilaine, Brittany Reference: BI005695 Advertiser since: 4 August 2016
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Bas Brezel Large Cottage Self Catering Saturday 4 8 2

About this property

Large Comfortable Cottage 25 mins from Mt St Michel.. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Downstairs is south facing and open plan - it gets the sun all day long. Plenty of sofas and chairs, ideal for family gatherings. The house next door sleeps 10 and is also available for rent. For autumn and winter bookings there is plenty of wood in the garage that can be used in the woodburner.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Large open plan kitchen/dining/living area.
Well equipped with coffee-maker, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine, fridge-freezer and oven/hob etc

Living rooms

Plenty of seating and a woodburner for those cosy Autumn evenings.

Bedrooms

We have beds to accommodate 8 and situated on the first floor is Bedroom 1 with a double bed. Bedroom 2 has a double bed. Bedroom 3 has 2 single beds. Bedroom 4 has bunk beds and a crib. We also have a travelcot available.

Bathrooms

There is a shower room on the ground floor and a bathroom with bath/shower on the first floor.

Heating

Woodburner and electric heaters in all rooms.

Entertainment

There is a library and various games both indoor and outdoor for you to use.

Garden and outside

You have a private garden area to the rear of the house and a very large open garden to the front of the house with a bbq area, table and plenty of seating.

Parking and garages

Parking is on hardstanding directly in front of the house.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Simply type in the following to a search engine Vide-Gerniers.org
Distance: 50 km

Cycling

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Janet Lonsdale

Living in France since 2014 with my husband Lee. We are hard working gite managers and successfully run 3 gites and support absent owners to manage a number of other properties. <br/>We spend our spare time gardening, growing vegetables and enjoying the wonderful country of France.

Year property purchased 2006
Why this location? Large comfortable cottage 25 mins from Mont St Michel in an acre of beautiful Breton countryside. Down a quiet country lane. Great place to explore both Brittany and Normandy. Close to Mont St Michel, St Malo, Dinard, Dinan, Avranches, Fougeres, Rennes and more. Walkable to village with bar, restaurant and patisserie and just 3km from a town with shops, supermarket, chemist, restaurants.
Unique benefits of property Downstairs is south facing and open plan - it gets the sun all day long. Plenty of sofas and chairs, ideal for family gatherings. The house next door sleeps 10 and is also available for rent. For autumn and winter bookings there is plenty of wood in the garage that can be used in the woodburner. There is a shower room on the ground floor and a bathroom with bath/shower on the first floor. We have beds to accommodate 8.

The Owner Recommends

Coast

Carolles Plage and Mt St Michel. Drive 20 mins to Genets and do the famous walk across the bay with a guide, or do it on horseback.

Places to Eat

St James – Hotel Normadie, Hotel St Jacques
Ducey - Auberge de la Selune
Beauvoir – Hotel Le Beauvoir,
St Hilaire du Harcouet- L'Ardoise (also a great website and able to book online), Bar Restaurant du Mail and Anacapri to name a few. For a more refined and expensive meal try La Cygne.
Further afield our restaurant of choice for special occasions Le Moulin de Jean, La Lande, Cuves,

Markets

Local:
St Hilaire Wednesday Morning
Avranches Saturday Morning
Ducey Tuesday Morning
Saint-James: market Monday
Fougeres: market Saturday
Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: market Thursday
Pontorson: market Wednesday
Louvigne-du-Desert: market Friday
Liffre: market Friday
Combourg: market Monday

Largest Market in Northern France:
Rennes Saturday morning

Nearest Supermarket:

Carrefour Express Saint-James
Address: 3 Rue d'Antrain, 50240 Saint-James
Phone: 02 33 48 23 08
Open Monday – Saturday 8am-8pm
Sunday 9am-1pm

Very Large Carrefour and Le Clerc in Avranches