L'Auberdiere en Normandie, is an early 18th Century farmhouse set on a quiet country lane, surrounded by 8 acres of meadow and grounds. Enjoying beautiful views over the surrounding bocage countryside, L'Auberdiere is an ideal place for families or couples to relax, yet is centrally located for easy access to all the attractions and sites of Normandy. The recently restored farmhouse is perfect for those wanting peace and quiet in a rural location, combined with the comforts of modern living. Eight acres of grounds surround the farmhouse and include a pretty garden, covered well, large gravelled terrace, old and newly established orchards and natural meadow on three sides. With dairy cows in the neighbouring fields and numerous birds of prey nesting in our meadow, you will enjoy the tranquility that only mother nature can provide. The cottage comprises a large open plan living and dining area on the ground floor with a modern fully equipped kitchen. There is a wood-burning stove provided which is super efficient during the cooler months. The luxurious bathroom with free-standing pedestal bath and walk-in rain cloud shower is at the rear of the cottage, also on the ground floor. Stairs lead up to the three bedrooms comprising; Two large double rooms and a third room with full-size double bunks. All our bedrooms enjoy wonderful views across the grounds. The property is suitable for children of all ages (a cot can be provided) and pets are permitted. The cottage has a free fast Wi-Fi connection throughout and all parking, linen, towels, utilities and firewood is included. The Jewel in the crown for L'Auberdiere is our location. We are located in stunning tranquil Normandie bocage (hedgerow) countryside, yet only 2 km from the local village of Campeaux (with it's artisan bakery, butcher, Grocers, Hairdresser & locally renowned Bar/Restaurant) and centrally located for easy access to all the major sites of Normandy including; 1hr to Mont St Michel. 40 minutes drive to Bayeux, Caen, The D-Day beaches of Utah & Omaha. 15 minutes drive to the market towns of Vire or St.Lo, both with a large choice of shops and restaurants. The stunning Gorges of Vire are just 2 Kms away, where you can enjoy a picnic in the beautiful valleys and surroundings. For the adventurous guests, Europes biggest rope swing and bungee jumping is available year round at the Hackett adventure centre located at the Viaduc de la Souleuvre (3km). Being in the heart of rural Normandy, there are excellent cycle and walking trails around the property, plus a little further out, there are numerous lakes and waterways to explore by kayak. While we are easily accessible by air (Caen Carpiquet 35 mins) and rail (Vire 10 mins), a car is essential as we are in a rural location. There a local attractions to suit every taste and interest. Pets are most welcome to stay with you at L'Auberdiere. A standard cleaning fee of £30 is charged for each booking.