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La Fermette

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Very good
3 reviews
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Living Room with Log Burner
Rear of Living Room
Dining Area
Triple Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Single Downstairs Bedroom
Shower Room
View of Rear of House
View to Pond
View of the Pond
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Mortain, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
La Fermette stands in the farmland called L'Aide Frechu (formerly known as L'Etre Frechu). Also at L'Aide Frechu is the original bakery (La Boulangerie) and a large granite barn (La Grange). These buildings will be converted for lettings at a future date. <BR><BR>A natural spring rises on the land with an original water pump and brook which runs down to a large pond. The pond is surrounded by trees and attracts wildlife - ducks, coypu and frogs.<BR><BR>The house is reached by a short private track which joins the main road connecting Mortain and Domfront.<BR><BR>The recent restoration has created quality accommodation whilst retaining original features of the farmhouse. It is privately owned. The accommodation sleeps six and comprises:<BR><BR>Ground floor:<BR>Entrance... Read more
About the Owner, Hilary M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 91 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Reviewed 1 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

A beautiful house, with everything you need, stunning views, the back field was a great play area, when rainy days came, the games room in the basements was a godsend, we enjoyed the whole stay, walks around Mortain, visits to St Mitchell, Normandy coast, saumur a great base or just stay three loads to do and a great place to...

andrea c
1 review
Reviewed 2 September 2013 for a stay in October 2012

beautiful house with all mod cons, open fire is amazing on a cold night, lovely spacious kitchen, bedrooms are clean and bright as are both bathrooms. We all had a great week and would highly recommend this holiday let

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The ground floor and staircase are constructed of natural wood. White decor contrasts with the granite wall surrounding the large fireplace.<BR><BR>The sitting room is furnished with a blend of contemporary and rustic furniture. This includes a leather suite with recliner, TV with UK channels, DVD/video player and music centre along with a library of films, games and books. The log burner creates a warm ambiance as well as being an effective source of heat. Wall heaters heat all rooms and can be individually controlled. <BR> <BR>The fitted kitchen has natural wood units, ceramic hob, integrated oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and a microwave, kettle, toaster, blender and coffee machine. The dining area seats six around a large table and has views over the garde... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
15 Jul 2017 -
2 Sep 2017
High Season
7 nights --
9 Sep 2017 -
23 Sep 2017
Mid Season
7 nights --
30 Sep 2017 -
21 Oct 2017
Mid Season
7 nights --
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
From 4th November 2016 until 18th March 2017 and 4th November 2017 until 9th March 2018 the rental price includes up to £50 worth of heating/electricity. Any electricity costs over and above that amount will be charged separately. In all other weeks heating/electricity is fully inclusive.
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About the neighbourhood
L'Aide Frechu is in the district of St Jean du Corail. It stands near to the main D907 to Mortain, which is the closest small town, in the Department of Manche, Normandy. <BR><BR>Mortain has a range of shops and banks, a tourist office, doctor, post office and an open air swimming pool. It also has two supermarkets and a weekly street market. There are two waterfalls to visit, an ancient abbey, a tiny cliff-top chapel, WW2 historic sites and a karting centre.<BR><BR>Barenton is a small village just 4 km away and has bakeries and a small supermarket.<BR><BR>The market town of St Hilaire du Harcouet is only fifteen minutes away. Here there is a greater range of shops and facilities and a thriving weekly market.<BR><BR>Domfront, a medie... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Dinard: 100.0 km
Railway: Vire: 50.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 90.0 km
There are numerous ways of reaching L'Aide Frechu from the UK:<BR><BR>By ferry and car:<BR>Brittany Ferries: (20% discount)<BR>Portsmouth to Caen. One and a half hour drive. <BR>Portsmouth/Poole to Cherbourg. Two hour drive. <BR>Portsmouth to Le Havre. Two Hour 15 minute drive.<BR>Portsmouth/Plymouth to St Malo. One and a half hour drive.<BR><BR>DFDS:<BR>Newhaven to Dieppe. Three hour 15 minute drive.<BR><BR>P & O + DFDS + MyFerryLink<BR>Dover to Calais. Four and a half hour drive.<BR><BR>By train and car:<BR>Eurotunnel:<BR>Dover to Calais. Four and a half hour drive.<BR><BR>By air:<BR>Ryanair: Stansted and East Midlands Airports to Dinard. One and a half hour... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 35.0 km.
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