Large holiday gite with pool, Normandy coast - NM005751

5km from Saint-Nicolas-de-Pierrepont, Manche, Normandy Reference: NM005751 Advertiser since: 14 October 2016
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Chèvrefeuille - La Ferme de L'Eglise Self Catering Flexible 3 6 2 Travel cot available

About this property

3 Bedroom Gite - Heated Pool. This cottage/gite is in a coastal setting.

Created from three former pig-stys, Chèvrefeuille is a large, spacious cottage designed to accommodate up to 7 people in comfort. It has three bedrooms, two shower rooms and a large open plan living/dining room with an open fire and kitchen.

The kitchen is equipped with a fan-assisted electric oven, seperate grill and ceramic hob. A microwave is provided, along with a kettle, toaster, and coffee-maker.
One of the bedrooms is on the ground floor and has an en suite showeroom suitable for wheelchair users.
Upstairs are two further bedrooms, a large shower room and a separate toilet.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen, completely refurbished last year, is equipped with a fan-assisted electric oven, seperate grill and ceramic hob, as well as a dishwasher. A microwave is provided, along with a kettle, toaster, and coffee-maker. The space is open plan with a gaining table.

Living rooms

The living room has an open fire and English and French tv channels. There is also a dvd player.
There are two large comfortable sofas and a separate armchair.


There are two double bedrooms, one on each floor. The downstairs bedroom has an en suite shower room. There is also a room with three single beds, a travel cot can be supplied if requested.


The cottage has a shower room on each floor, the downstairs bathroom has a fold down chair for people with restricted mobility. There are also grab rails.
Bath towels are supplied, we can supply hand and bath towels at 3 euros per pair.


The cottage is fully central heated by a wood pellet boiler, and also boasts an open fireplace.
The first load of logs is free (September to April). Further loads can be purchased for €10 per barrow.


We have table tennis, table football and a trampoline as well as a newly installed heated swimming pool for the shared use between our guests.
We have a selection of adult and children's bikes that can be used and we are close to the local network of the cycle paths. We keep a selection of farm animals which you are more than welcome to help feed and get involved with.

Garden and outside

Our farm is set in 3 acres of grounds which you are welcome to explore.
The farm is set back from the road and is child friendly.
We accept well-behaved dogs.

Parking and garages

Each cottage has its own parking area, we do have a have a garage for motorbikes or classic cars, please let us know in advance.

Visitor suitability

We have four cottages, and are suitable for families, couples, and one of our cottages is wheelchair friendly.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Shared pool

* Vet details: Dr. Scheffen 50250 La Haye du Puits


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: La Haye du Puits
Distance: 5 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp, rudd
Name of nearest fishing location: Mont castre
Distance: 8 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: St. Jean de la Riviere
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Montgardon Equitation
Distance: 5 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 10 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Bike and hiking trails run adjacent to the property

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Forget wine, try Pierre's cider and Calvados in Bolleville
Distance: 3 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr William Darwen

We moved to Normandy in 2006 with our two daughters looking for a change of lifestyle, and we found it! We had a holiday home in the area since 2002 and had fallen in love with the area, so when the opportunity to move here permanently came up we took the plunge, and never looked back!

Year property purchased 2006
Why this location? Come and see for yourself, 200km of beautiful coastline to explore, never too busy even in summer. Good access to ferry links to the UK and Ireland,Cherbourg is a 40 minute drive and Ouistrehaam is 1 hour 15 minutes. Great local street markets every day within easy driving distance.
Unique benefits of property Heated swimming pool for our guests use, we also keep animals which your children are more than welcome to help out with. We have a selection of four Cottages for you to choose from.

The Owner Recommends

Mont st. Michel

Just over an hours drive away, One of the worlds seven modern wonders and even more beautiful since the approach was redeveloped a couple of years ago. We advise visiting early in the day or late afternoon in high season


The Normandy Riviera! Good selection of shops and restaurants, a ferry connection to the Channel Islands and a glorious beach with Bar, we recommend the rum punch at at happy hour......


Well known for its excellently presented tapestry, Bayeux it's also worth visiting for its mediaeval buildings and cathedral which were spared in the war

St.mere eglise

Historically Important town scene of a huge battle during the Second World War, now home to the air-Borne museum, well worth a visit your way to the landing beaches.