Farmhouse to let in rural Normandy Calvados - NC005884

Les Loges-Saulces (9km from Falaise), Calvados, Normandy Reference: NC005884 Advertiser since: 6 December 2017
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La Chaperonne, 1500 Route des Gallois Self Catering Flexible 2 6 2 Large double from sofabed

About this property

17th Century Elegant, Walled, Farmhouse 5* . This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

La Chaperonne offers 2 self catering gites, The Gite and the Appartment, with a total sleeping capacity of 6 + 2 on a sofa bed.
Alternatively we can also offer you a Bed & Breakfast option for your stay.

We are in the tiny hamlet of Les Loges Saulces, in the Suisse Normande and between the historic town of Falaise and the pretty riverside town of Pont D’Ouilly.
Located off the main courtyard, with Bed & Breakfast facilitated within the main house of this 17th Century Manoir. Les Loges Saulces is 9 kilometres from the beautiful Medieval historic town of Falaise, which was the birthplace of William the Conqueror, and his fortress dominates the town to this day. To the west of Les Loges Saulces, the town of Pont D’Ouilly is easily accessible via quiet scenic lanes. This small town offers significant river activities, a riverside restaurant and bars on the River Orne. Pont D’Ouilly is known as the heart of the Suisse Normande.

Your host is a published and reputed military historian, who can provide private and group tours of the Normandie battlefields, including all the Invasion beaches, Pegasus Bridge, Pointe du Hoc and Ste. Mère Eglise. Les Loges Saulces sits within the Falaise Pocket battle area and the accommodation is located on the site of historic actions of August 1944.



Kitchen and dining

The Gite and Apartment have fully equipped kitchens.

Living rooms

The Gite and Apartment have private seating areas and access to the Grand Salon in the main house. The Grand Salon has 17th century vaulted ceilings, a large log fire, and a billiard table, seating 10, with full wifi access.


The Gite has one bedroom with full en suite bathroom. One queen size bed, two single beds and one large double bed from an american sofa.
The Apartment has one classic double bed, with full en suite shower room - on ground floor level.


The Gite has a fully equipped bathroom. The Apartment has a fully equipped shower room.


The Gite has electric radiators in all rooms. And also an open wood fireplace.
The Apartment has electric radiators in all rooms.


The Gite has tv, satellite freeview, dvd player, cd player, radio. The Apartment has dvd, cd player.

Garden and outside

There are five separate gardens here on the property, fully equipped with garden furniture, two BBQ's, with seating under cover for all weathers.

Parking and garages

Ample secure parking area, including under cover areas.

Information about any additional facilities

Table tennis, badminton, croquet, field for ball games, and billiard table.


  • Internet

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

* Vet details: Veteraire Falaise - 00 33 2 31 90 09 40


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Genial
Distance: 9 km


Distance: 9 km


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: River
Name of nearest fishing location: Pont d'Ouilly
Distance: 9 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Omaha Beach
Distance: 45 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Guillame Le Conquérant
Distance: 5 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Calvados



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Les Loges Saulces


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Martigny sur l'Ante
Distance: 4 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Julie Kilvert-Jones

Military Historian

Year property purchased 1998
Why this location? History of the Liberation, beauty of the Swisse Normande and direct connection with Agatha Christie.
Unique benefits of property Peace and solitude, multiple private gardens, 5-star accommodations. Proximity to William The Conqueror castle, The Great...

The Owner Recommends

William the Conqueror Castle, Falaise Pocket Battlefield, Pont d'Ouilly River Sports, St. Pierre sur Dives Market

So much to see and do here.