Holiday gite in 2 acres nr La Ferte-Mace - NO002801_A

9km from La Ferte-Mace, Orne, Normandy Reference: NO002801_A Advertiser since: 11 November 2010

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Gite 2 Self Catering Saturday 3 9 3 + Double bed-settee

About this property

Gite 2 is a Beautifully Restored Longere with 2 Acres of Ground. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Gite 2 is a fully self-contained barn conversion, centrally heated, ideal for couples or families with young children, and suitabable for use throughout the year.
Gite 2 can be rented on its own or together with Gite 1 for larger parties.
All of the bedrooms are en suite and we offer free broadband internet access (wired).
Gite 2 has a large lounge with a well equipped corner kitchen and dining area. Off the lounge there is a ground floor double bedroom with en suite shower room. The stairs from the lounge lead up to 2 further en suite bedrooms. Bedroom 2 has a double bed, whilst bedroom 3 has a double bed and a single bed. There is also a double bed-settee in the lounge.
Guests have full use of a large shared conservatory opening onto the shared sunterrace, at the rear of the property.
In addition there is access to a shared laundry room, off the sunterrace, which houses a washing machine, tumbledryer and a dishwasher. There is also ample shared garden furniture and a large barbecue, situated on the sunterrace.
For young families we have available 2 put-u-up beds, a full size cot, a travelcot, a highchair and changing mat, plus a large collection of toys. For young children there is a shared garden swing, sandpit and small and large paddling pools. For the more energetic we have available a selection of adult bicycles.
The conservatory and sunterrace enable you to relax and enjoy the peace and tranquility of this beautiful and very rural area of France. The property is set within 2 acres of open garden, with a variety of fruit and nut trees, surrounded by fields and woods, on the edge of the Andaines Forest and within the Normandy Maine Regional Park.
The nearest town has 4 supermarkets, with another a little further away, at Bagnoles. There are several good restaurants nearby and Bagnoles has up to 40 restaurants and dining hotels open in the season, including the only Michelin star restaurant in Lower Normandy for that special treat. Both La Ferte-Mace and Bagnoles have weekly markets. There are beautiful lakes at both Bagnoles and La Ferte-Mace, the latter having a very safe beach and swimming area.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen area has a 4 ring gas hob and full size electric oven, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffee-machine, electric kettle and a full complement of cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery and glasses.

The gite has an expandable dining table and chairs for use and there is also a large shared dining table in the conservatory for up to 14 people.

Living rooms

There is a ground floor living room with seating for up to 7 people together with a tv with satellite receiver, video/cd/tape/radio player.

The gite has a bed-settee for 2 extra people to sleep if required. Doors at the rear of the gite gives direct access to the shared sunterrace, conservatory and laundry area.


Three bedrooms. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed and en suite shower room. The first upstairs bedroom has a double bed and en suite bathroom with a shower over the bath.The second upstairs bedroom has a double and a single bed and en suite bathroom with a shower over the bath.
All bed linen and towels are provided in the price.


The 2 upstairs en suites have a bath with shower over, handbasin and wc. The downstairs en suite has a walk-in shower, handbasin and wc.


The gite is centrally heated by oil with additional electric heaters if required.


The gite has a tv with satellite receiver and dvd and video player with access to a large video library, a cd/tape/radio player and a large selection of games and toys, including chess, scrabble, cards etc

Garden and outside

Outside there are 2 acres of shared grounds with a shaded picnic area, a boules court and children's swing. Immediately outside the gite there is a large paved area with a barbecue, garden chairs and tables for dining al fresco. A large shared conservatory equipped with dining table, cutlery and crockery allows you to dine inside if the weather is inclement.

There is also a shared laundry area with washing machine, tumbledryer and dishwasher.

Parking and garages

There is ample parking for up to 6 cars at the front of the property.

Visitor suitability

The property is not suitable for wheelchair users due to the varying floor levels and door sizes.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

* Vet details: Cabinet vètèrinaire Noël Lefebvre 24 ter, rue Pierre Neveu 61600 La Fertè-Macè



Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp plus coarse fish
Name of nearest fishing location: Moulin St Leonard
Distance: 1 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Bagnoles de l'Orne
Distance: 10 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: La Moussaie
Distance: 10 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Bagnoles de l'Orne

The Owner Recommends

Nearest Market

La Ferté-Mace 5km.

Nearest Port

Caen 91.5km.

Nearest Restaurant

Hotel du Parc, Ranes 5km.

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