Le Fournil - A cosy holiday cottage in the beautiful orne region of southern Normandy

TYPE
Cottage
BEDROOMS
2
BATHROOMS
1
SLEEPS
4

Details of the Cottage

Le Fournil is a stone-built, former farm building and stands in extensive grounds. There are ponds and a stream, lawns and mature trees, and wildlife everywhere. You can see red squirrels, and birds of prey, and if you are lucky, hares, deer and even (rarely) wild boar! The peace and quiet is almost tangible. The local village, Lore, with its small supermarket, is within walking distance. Ceauce, a small market town with a full range of shops, banks and a small market, is a couple of miles away. 8 miles to the north is Domfront, a mediaeval market town with a fine church and a castle. Also nearby, you will find Lassay les Chateaux, with its picturesque castle, lake and rose garden. Bagnoles de l'Orne, about 15 miles away, is a spa resort set around a lake with a casino, many restaurants and smart shopsLe Fournil has an open plan living/dining room with a separate though visible kitchen. The living area, arranged around the original bread oven, which is lit inside, has a sofa, armchairs and coffee tables.The room is well lit by overhead, standard and table lamps.The dining area has a table, 4 chairs and a welsh dresser. The kitchen, with fitted oak units, has an electric oven with ceramic hob, a washing machine, dishwasher, microwave oven, electric kettle, toaster, and a 2 door fridge/freezer. Upstairs, there are 2 bedrooms, a double and a twin. Each has a wardrobe and bedside tables with lamps.
The double bedroom has a dressing table, with drawers, a mirror and a lamp.


Facilities of the Cottage

General / living area
  • Satellite / cable TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Log fire
  • Internet access
Kitchen / utility
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Linens provided
Bedrooms (2)
Includes: Double beds (1), single beds (2), en-suite bath/shower rooms (0)
Bathrooms (1)
Includes: Bathrooms (1) of which en-suite (0). Shower (1) and WC (1)
Outdoor
  • Garden
  • Barbeque

Le Fournil is located in Domfront, Orne

The local village, Lore, with its small supermarket, is within walking distance. Ceauce, a small market town with a full range of shops, banks and a small market, is a couple of miles away. 8 miles to the north is Domfront, a mediaeval market town with a fine church and a castle. Also nearby, you will find Lassay les Chateaux, with its picturesque castle, lake and rose garden. Bagnoles de l'Orne, about 15 miles away, is a spa resort set around a lake with a casino, many restaurants and smart shops. There are several large swimming pools to choose from in the local area, and there is also a popular swimming lake at La Ferte Mace, just 16 miles away.

Further afield, but within eashy driving distance, are the 1944 D-Day landing beaches, the Bayeux Tapestry, Mont St Michel and the medieaval city of Le Mans.

Getting to le Haut Fresnay - Driving Time from French Ports:
Calais or Boulogne - 4 to 5 hours
Le Havre or Cherbourg - 2,5 hours
Caen (Ouistreham) - 1.5 hours

  • Airport 1 - Dinard: 128 km
  • Airport 2 - Rennes: 130 km
  • Beach - Granville: 100 km
  • Golf - Bagnoles de l'Orne: 22 km
  • Resort - Bagnoles de l'Orne: 22 km
  • Nearest Shops: 4 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 12 km
  • Nearest Bars: 4 km

Availability

Rental Rates

Rental rates £360 - £460 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

Visit owners own website for detailed weekly rental tariff: www.colmanscottages.com

Prices are for the property per week for up to 4 people.

Pay online througfh BACS, by bank to bank transfer, by UK cheque in sterling, or through PayPal in sterling.

Discounts are available for bookings of 2, or more, weeks. Please ask us for details.

The cottages can be booked only from Saturday to Saturday. The following conditions apply: a provisional booking will be held for 7 days. A 25% deposit (non-refundable) is required to secure a booking. The balance is to be paid no later than 8 weeks before the date of occupancy. Bookings made within 8 weeks of occupancy must be paid in full at the time of booking.

A security deposit of 120 Euros (£100 Sterling if preferred), in cash, is payable on arrival, and returnable on the day of departure (assuming no accidental breakages or damage).


From £360 per week

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Property ID: 11846
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Nigel and Paula COLMAN

Telephone: +44 01748 884264
Language: English, French
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