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Overview

LA TULLERIE is a 3 bedroom cottage with traditional, French farmhouse style in spacious grounds off a quiet lane near Brecey. It has an open plan, oak beamed living/dining area with a large fireplace, wood burning stove (some wood provided), tiled floor and central heating.

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The living room is equipped with a TV, video, DVD and CD player. It is furnished comfortably with sofa and armchairs.

The kitchen/dining area has seating for 6 and has modern, white kitchen units with an integral oven. Fully equipped with utensils, plates, cutlery and pans the kitchen also has a fridge, washing/drying machine, dish-washer and microwave oven.

The bedrooms consist of one twin bedded room (downstairs) with en suite shower room and one double room and one twin bedded room (upstairs). All are well furnished and have views of the grounds or countryside.

The bathrooms include the en suite shower room with WC and a separate bathroom upstairs which has a bath with shower attachment and WC.

The grounds of approx 1-2 acres are planted with many apple, pear, peach and plum trees and are surrounded by a fence. This makes it a very safe area for children to play. Games can be played on the grass or driveway. On the south side of the cottage there is a walled patio with sun loungers, table and chairs – perfect for peaceful, relaxing meals. In the grounds there is also a barbecue. There is ample parking space.

Outside the grounds there are lovely walks in the nearby beech woods and country lanes. There is an open air swimming pool and tennis courts within 10 mins walk or 3 mins drive of the cottage.



Location
Nearest large town/city: Avranches

La Tullerie is close to Brecey and an hour from Caen or St Malo. Brecey is on the intersection of the D911 and D999, between Avranches and Villedieu.
La Tullerie is situated on the D911 off the N175. Full directions are supplied with our brochure.

It can be reached by plane to St Malo, Dinard airport, only an hour away, or by ferry to St Malo or Caen.

Nearby Brecey has several small shops, bakers, supermarket, restaurant, bank, petrol station and garage.

Summary:

A three-bedroom country cottage with traditional French farmhouse style set in grounds planted with fruit trees. Ideal for a family holiday with a small town, activities and places of interest nearby.

Facilities

Property type: Cottage

Room details

Bedrooms:

3 bedrooms, sleeps 6

Bedroom 1: 1 Double bed, En Suite
Bedroom 2: 1 Single bed
Bedroom 3: 1 Single bed

Additional beds:
1 cot
Seats:
Room for 6 in the dining area
Room for 6 in the living area
Bathrooms:
2 bathrooms, 2 Separate WC's

Indoor facilities

Entertainment and IT:
CD player
DVD/Blu-ray player
Radio
Heating and air con:
Central heating
Open fire
Household:
Clothes drier
Cooker
Crockery
Cutlery
Dishwasher
Fridge
Glassware
Iron / board
Kettle
Microwave
Oven
Pots / pans
Toaster
Towels / linen
Washing machine

Outdoor facilities

Other:
Barbecue
Parking
Private garden
Extra information (The grounds of approx 1 acre are surrounded by a fence. This makes it a safe area for children to play. Games can be played on the grass or driveway. The walled patio has sun loungers, table, chairs and umbrella with a BBQ - perfect for peaceful, relaxing meals. From the cottage there are beautiful views of the rolling countryside.)

Suitability

Suitable for
Infants
Smoking

Sports and activities

Climbing
Fishing
Horse Riding
Swimming
Tennis
Wind Surfing

Sights and attractions

Historic Site
Museum
Shopping
Zoo

Prices and availability

Last updated 18.06.2013


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Discounts and extras

If more then one discount matches your arrival date, please be aware that only one discount of the highest amount will be applied to your booking.


Discounts

Late Booking Discounts
Arrival date range Booking made less then x days/weeks/months before arrival Discount
1st July to 31st August 60 Days 15%
Long Stay Booking Discounts
Arrival date range Booking is equal to or longer than x days/weeks/months Discount
1st January to 30th June 21 Days 10%
1st September to 31st December 21 Days 10%
1st January to 30th June 14 Days 5%
1st September to 31st December 14 Days 5%

Extras

Optional extras
Description Arrival dates Booking length or occupancy Price
Bed linen & towels All year Occupancy: per person £7.00 per person per week

Paid locally

Location

This is exact location

Nearby:
  • Nearest beach: 45km
  • Nearest bar: 4km
  • Nearest restaurant: 45km
  • Nearest supermarket: 15km
  • Avranches - nearest large town: 20km
  • Le Mont St Michel: 35km
  • Brécey: 5km
  • Normandy D Day landing beaches: 60km

Reviews

6 out of 6 people recommend staying here

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Stayed Saturday 06 March 2010
Lovely property with ample space and amenities to comfortable accommodate a large family. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Nearby Brecey is lovely also!
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Stayed Saturday 23 December 2006
The en-suite was a bit small but adequate, It would be good to have a full working shower in the upstairs bathroom. Otherwise the house was very pretty, clean & user friendly. It was really nice to have a dishwasher. Being rural, there were quite a number of flies in and around the property, take some fly killing spray with you.
Owner reply:

There is a fully working hand-held shower in the bathroom upstairs and the ensuite downstairs has a walk-in shower. Sheep used to graze in the grounds but as they attracted flies they have been removed. We do not have a problem with flies anymore but fly spray is provided anyway.

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The property was lovely, really lovely! It was spotlessly clean and very tidy and the description didnt really do credit to the surroundings at all. We found ourselves sitting in the middle of an orchard, surrounded by fruit trees and there were animals in the fields around us. The local manager was friendly and helpful and we could not have been happier. Everything was lovely... what more can I say
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Very nice and clean house. Quiet and peaceful rural location, some cows looking on you every morning from neighboring farm:) 30 min to Mont St Michel by car. We travelled across Normandy a lot from morning to evening every day so finally weve never met with owners through our stay, sorry for that:) We had some difficulties with rubbish utilisation at our last saturday morning but weve found dumpsters near supermarket. Weather was perfect for the end of February.
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This is a really nice house in a great setting. Very quiet and rural but only a few minutes’ drive to a number of towns and villages. It’s a great location for exploring Normandy and parts of Brittany without having to contend with hoards of other tourists. The house is well stocked and maintained if a little tired in decor. Close by are some lovely walks in the local woods and some great places to eat and drink. At least one trip to the Moulin De Jean is highly recommended. Overall I would say this house is great value for money, easy to get to from a number of ports and in the summer the large garden will be great for kids.
10-17 February 2007Had a wonderful holiday. Gite was everything we could have wished for. Very clean & well-equipped. Excellent wood-burning stove, never once been cold. Ideally located for a country break, quietly situated yet close to local amenities and attractions.Whitby/Hayes family, Staffordshire and Brittany.
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Very quiet, pretty location and well equiped gite. A couple of quibbles: there were a couple of hours of despair when we couldn't contact the keyholders. This was because they were in an area where there was no mobile signal. We finally decided to make it out to the gite (which had the wrong road in the directions!) and fortunately the owners were in residence next door - phew! Since the keys were hidden on site, it would probably be better to pass this information on. There were also two unannounced visits from the maintainers - we personally prefer to be left alone. Secondly, there is a fly problem - we tried sprays and plugins to no effect. I guess it's something to do with the septic tank, but you might consider fly-screens. But - a very pleasant gite + we enjoyed our time there.
"La T is a precious haven of peace & tranquillity set in the most lush and beautiful countryside where the only sounds are birdsong, sheep peacefully grazing, horses trotting up the lane.....!!"Clare Luard, Skelmersdale, 8 - 20 June 2006
"La Tullerie has been a peaceful haven - our second visit - the house has been great and a good base for exploring the area. Our 4 year old has loved the park and mini golf at Avranches and the children's pool at Brecéy and the lovely beach at Jullouville."The Taylor family, 27/08/05
"What a wonderful and comfortable week. A great base to see Normandy. DVD player made our evenings. Not walked so many miles in ages.The King family, Liverpool
"Such tranquillity! Very pleasant walks in the lanes round here - try going up the hill to the woods."Vic P., Cornwall 15/05/05
" We like the gite and love some of the special touches - the flowers, the lovely mirrors.. and great to have a dishwasher - we've never stayed in a gite with one before!"Annie & Marcus, 30/03/05
"La Tullerie is a lovely enchanting little place and I will recommend it to everyone. Thank you."Anita, Paul, Clarence & Dylan Barrett, Bradford 18/02/05
"Surprisingly the weather has been very kind to us. We have even been able to partake of a glass of wine in the garden. We have had such a relaxing time that we'll have to come back to do all the things, see all the places that we came here for."Shirley & David, 1/02/05 - 11/02/05
" We had a wonderful relaxing stay in this beautiful gite. The area has everything from beaches nearby to good walking. Quiet evenings were enhanced by the resident owl."Carol & Lesley Stratford, 17/07/04

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Located in: United Kingdom
Joined: June 2006