Renovated to a good standard, the front door leads into the open plan sitting room and kitchen diner where you can relax and enjoy television, DVDS or listen to your CDs. On chilly evenings relax in front of the woodburner. Your first basket of logs is provided. Access from the rear door leads on to the private patio garden, which is equipped with table and chairs and Barbecue.
The well-equipped kitchen has a gas hob, and a combination microeave grill/oven. There is a washing machine and a dishwasher as well as a toaster, kettle and cafetiere.
In the south-facing garden there is a small summer house which makes an ideal place to shelter from the sun during the day and is a delightful spot to sit with a glass of wine during the evening.Upstairs is the bedroom with its cosy double bed and a sitting area where you can relax with a good book. The shower room is en-suite. From the bedroom windows there is an excellent view of Mont Castre, a lovely quiet spot within easy walking distance.
A warm welcome together with a basket of local produce awaits you on your arrival. If you have any special requests, please ask and I will do my best to help.
Bring you bikes as we are very close to the network of bike trails (Voies vertes)
The cottage is situated in the village of Lithaire and faces Mont Castre which has been used as a fort dating back to Roman times. It is now a peaceful nature reserve where you can walk or, enjoy a pedalo ride on the lake during the summer, and purchase drinks or snacks. The village shop is where you can buy fresh bread and baguettes and is also within easy walking distance.
The local market town of La Haye du Puits is only 5 minutes drive away, where there is an excellent choice of shops and restaurants. Long sandy beaches that are perfect for walking and beachcombing are within easy reach of a 13 minute drive. The cottage is Ideally situated for exploring the Manche area of Normandy from Barfleur where William the Conquerer set sail from, Bayeux and the Mont St. Michel.
The cottage has its own wi-fi network.
From Caen and turn right onto the ring road (Periphique Ouest). Follow the ring road round and take the exit for CHERBOURG N13, a dual carriageway. You will bypass Bayeux, keeping on road to Cherbourg. Turn off the N13 into Carentan. Later on in Carentan you will go through an underpass just before you see the exit marked BARNEVILLE-CARTERET which you should take (D971).
This will take you to a roundabout which you go straight over. Keep on this road In about a mile (2km) further on, turn right on to the D903 marked La Haye du Puits. After 18kms you will come to the village of Lithaire - turn right (Le Drans) before you get to the church. The Cottage is behind the farmhouse, next to my house on the right.
We won't charge you yet
Please note that usage-based cost can occur additionally. If you have any questions please get in touch with the owner directly.
Initial 25% deposit non-refundable. If cancellation is within 4 weeks of booking the balance will be requested. We recommend to take insurance against the possible cancellation of your holiday.
all costs included (bed linen, towels, electricity, water)
Mrs. Jill Purslow
I speak: German, English, French and Spanish
Accommodation number: 70602
Tilly the dog and I welcome you to Le Noyer, and we trust that you will enjoy your stay with us. We moved here in January 2013 and love the tranquility and beauty of the Lithaire valley and surrounding countryside. Tilly loves nothing more than a yomp on the lovely uncrowded sandy beaches.