Holiday Cottage with pool to let in Normandy - NM006606

98km from Brouains, Manche, Normandy Reference: NM006606 Advertiser since: 27 September 2018
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Le Pont de La Forge Self Catering Saturday 4 9 2

About this property

A Peaceful Cottage with a Swimming Pool. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Le Pont de La Forge comprises of two buildings next to each other: the Cottage with 3 bedrooms and the Barn with 1 bedroom giving a total sleeping capacity of 9.

The Cottage
Le Pont de La Forge meaning the forge by the bridge, the cottage was once part of an iron ore and in later years, a paper mill complex. Now it has been restored into a beautiful Cottage and Barn, secluded and with superb views over the valley. It is set in half an acre of well maintained garden with a swimming pool (10 x 5m x 1.20m deep).

The Cottage:
Has a large lounge/dining room with windows over looking the garden it also has a fireplace and satellite television.
The kitchen is well equipped, including a microwave and oak fitted cupboards.
There are tiled floors throughout apart from the bedrooms.
Three bedrooms, 2 with double beds, the third has a single bed and a bunk bed, sleeping seven people.
The bathroom has a shower, large washbasin and bidet, it also has a separate wc.

The Barn:
The self contained barn is an apartment adjacent to the courtyard with double bedroom, shower room and wc.
The living room/kitchen has a large decking balcony with a view down the valley.

The Garden:
The garden has a swimming pool with sunbeds, garden table with chairs and parasol, barbecue and games for the children.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Cottage:
The kitchen is well equipped, including a microwave and oak fitted cupboards.
There is also a dining lounge with windows over looking the garden it also has a fireplace.

The Barn:
The self contained barn is an apartment adjacent to the courtyard with a living room/kitchen has a large decking balcony with a view down the valley.

Living rooms

The Cottage:
It has a large living room with windows over looking the garden and has a fire place and satellite Television.

The Barn:
It has a living room and large decked balcony with views down the valley.

Bedrooms

The Cottage:
This has 3 bedrooms, Two with double beds and a third with a single bed and bunk bed.

The Barn:
This has a double bedroom.

Bathrooms

The Cottage:
This has a separate toilet and basin together with a shower room with a basin and bidet, and both are completely tiled.

The Barn:
This has a toilet and shower, and both are completely tiled.

Heating

The Cottage:
It has electric heating.

The Barn:
It has electric heating.

Entertainment

The Cottage

This has a satellite Television and dvds, it also has a selection of books and boardgames.

Garden and outside

The garden is completely unseen from the road and has half an acre of garden complete with a goal post for children and a private swimming pool (10m X 5m X 1.2m), this has sunloungers for your use. There is also an area for eating al fresco and a bbq for your use the are various bats and balls for the children's entertainment .

Parking and garages

The property has a large driveway and there is parking for at least 4 cars.

Visitor suitability

This is a great opportunity to rent a cottage with not only quite surroundings but is in a superb place to visit both the sea and WW2 D-Day landings has well as being only 2 hrs from Le Mans and 3 hrs from Disneyland.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

Activities

Cycling

Family activities

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf de Vire La Dathee
Distance: 9.9 km

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Voire Vert (green way)

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr John Chitty

We have purchase this property to enjoy the different culture that exists in France. It is secluded when we want to stay around the cottage but is only half an hr to the nearest beach. It has Caen within an hr and the euro tunnel within 4hrs. It is in a great position to visit WW2 D-day sites, Le Mans and just a little further Disneyland Paris, which has been a great joy to take our grandchildren to & we hope you will find it has pleasing as ourselves. We have tried to kit it out for everyone.

Year property purchased 2018
Why this location? Because of its central location to the facilities we aim to see and enjoy.
Unique benefits of property It has a private swimming pool, can take large families and has secluded parking for many cars it also has half an acre of garden to enjoy.

The Owner Recommends

Tuesday Market

There is a market every Tuesday including livestock and Sourdeval is a superb place for bargains.

The Moulin De La See

The restaurant and museum The Moulin De La See offers a selection of traditional French food at affordable prices, from 17 euros to 35 euros per head for a set menu. It is worth trying the famous salmon and trout dishes.

Le Temps de Vivre

Another local restaurant this time situated in Sourdeval, it too has an extensive menu and delightful food at reasonable prices. 9 euros to 29 euros per head.

There are a number of good local bars in Sourdeval that offer a 'plat du jour ' at lunchtimes for under 10 euros.

Zoo De Jurques

A great place to visit and see the animals.

Bayeux Tapestry

A superb historic place to visit.

WW2 Beaches

This is a superb place to visit.