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The Dovecote Thatched Cottage

The Dovecote built in the 1600's
The Dovecote built in the 1600's
Outdoor BBQ
Lounge 1  with spiral staircase to bedroom 1
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2 with en-suite
Lounge 2
Kitchen/dinner/lounge 2
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Tessy-sur-Vire, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Escape to the French countryside at The Dovecote which was built in the 1600's and is one of the oldest historical properties in the area, originally being part of Chateau Fincel. This beautiful thatched cottage can be found adjacent to farmland with stunning countryside views, it has been renovated to help it last for a few hundred years more. It features quirky details like thick wooden beams, a spiral staircase and original pigeon holes in the walls, a log burner.. A car is a must, Tessy sur Vire is 5 min and beaches 40 min away with historical places like Bayeux an hour away, Normandy landing beaches 35 min away depending on which beaches you want to visit, Mont St Michel an hour and 15 min easy drive away. We are an easy 4 hour drive from Le Shuttle and a 80 min drive from the ferry terminals at St Malo or .Cherbourg. Come... Read more
Listing #HL7244076
About the Owner
Tony Q
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Private Garden
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: £150 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Beautiful countryside views and dairy farm adjacent, abundance of wildlife and river walks/cycle path just 5 min away. visit any number of lovely traditional French villages nearby or be a little adventurous and visit historical Bayeaux (of tapestry fame) if you love the beaches a 40 min drive will gain you access to any number of wide expanses with gradual sloping sand to the sea.
Getting around
In honesty you will need a car to get about.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Caen : 70.0 km
Ferry: Caen : 70.0 km
Caen Airport is just over an hour or so away as are the ferry terminals at St Malo and Cherbourg, The Dovecote is just 6 mins off the A84. Easy 4 hour drive from Le Shuttle and Calais ferries with motorways down though Upper Normandy- Le Havre-Caen and then around 45 mins and you are there.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 35.0 km.
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