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The property is situated about one mile from the village of Denneville and a short drive from the coastal town of Portbail with its busy market days and harbour. Close by there are wide sandy beaches offering safe bathing and cliff walks with stunning views of Jersey. A little further you will find youself entering the forests and wetlands of the Cotentin and Bessin Natural Park. An ideal area for walking, cycling, fishing, riding, sailing, golf and tennis.
Accommodation. Downstairs is a living room with UK tv, dvd and hi-fi. The dining room has a large dining table and log fire. The well equipped and fitted kitchen has a fridge-freezer, oven, microwave and an extensive range of cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery for preparing and eating the wonderful selection of local produce! (but plenty of good restaurants nearby if you are feeling lazy). There is also a downstairs wc.
Upstairs there is a double bedroom a twin bedroom and a bathroom with wc, basin, bath and shower.
There are electric convector heaters in all rooms. Pillows and duvets supplied. Telephone.
Outside is a large garden with lawns and small orchard also parking for several cars. A barbecue and garden furniture are available.
Lawns, small orchard, garden furniture and barbecue also parking for several cars.
La-Haye-du-Puits for market, elegant shopping and lovely surrounding countryside. Carteret for fine food, beach, marina and cliff walks. Briquebec for market, historic château and Trappist monastery.
Barfleur - picturesque and historic fishing village. Coutances - historic cathedral town. Granville - fascinating town renowned for fine fish and near to Mont St Michel. The spectacular scenery of Cap de la Hague. Bayeux for the cathedral and tapestry. World War II D-day landing beaches, memorials and museums on the Calvados coast. The cosmopolitan port of Cherbourg with the impressive Cité de la Mer museum.
Honfleur favourite of artists and Deauville elegant seaside town. Monets Garden. St Malo. Paris and lots, lots more.
Rural position but within short drive of long sandy beaches, harbours, markets, shops, bars and restaurants. Ideal for cycling, walking, swimming, sailing, golf, fishing etc
Cherbourg 50 minutes.
Hotel de Cap - good variety of fish, overlooking the harbour in Carteret. Dine in style in the Hotel la Marine, also Carteret.
Rendez vous de Pechéur - traditional Normandy fare in the centre of Portbail or Ferme des Mielles - wood cooked pizzas and delicious gallettes in a cosy, relaxing Portbail brasserie.