About this listing
C'est une maison ossature bois, plain-pied, dont les murs sont en «bois cordé» isolée en laine de mouton. Construite en partie en «récup» et nichée sur un parc arboré de 7000 m2 à l'orée d'une forêt, en site protégé. 6 personnes peuvent y séjourner.
It's a wooden-framed house, at street level, with cordwood walls insulated with wool, (website hidden)_construction.
Located on a conservation area, our house is mainly built with salvaged materials and is located in the middle of 75,000 square feet of open woodland, on the edge of a forest.
Facilities include :
- 1 living room : the main room with an adjoining kitchen, you will find comfortable sofas and a decor with a blend of woods and colour.
-2 bedrooms : one with a double bed and the other with two double beds (one of which is a mezzanine bed)
-1 bathroom with a large shower
-1 composting toilet (no flush system but sawdust). To be emtpied in the compost.
For more information on composting toilets: (website hidden)_toilet.
Stepping out onto the wooden terrace, overlooking two ponds, you will be serenaded by frog and triton song during the mating season.
Outside you will find the greenhouse where fruit and vegetables can be picked. There is a compost bin, Horizontal Flow Constructed Wetland (plant filtering instead of septic tank), and more than 50 species of tree for you to guess...
A little ways from the house there are paths leading to the beach, you can walk there or ride a bike.
Your stay will allow you to relax and live in harmony with nature for a short while.
This is the pefect place to recharge your batteries and raise your awareness of environmental protection without any constraints.
Price : 500 € per week in June, July, August and September.
-Washing machine, dishwasher, microwave oven, with eco-friendly detergents (plant filtering)
-Composting toilets, vermicomposting (website hidden).
-Swimming is not permitted in the ponds
-Camping is authorized
-Pets are welcome
Located at Saint Michel des Loups, in the countryside, 4 km from the sea (the closest beaches are Jullouville and Carolles).
Saint Michel des Loups is between Granville and Avranches, our house is the perfect starting point to discover the charms of Cotentin and Britanny.
Is it also very close to Champeaux (3 km away) where you will have an amazing view of the Mont Saint Michel from the hills...It is the most beautiful stretch of land in France!
In this lovely French region you will pass from sea to the countryside in a matter of minutes. Our house is located in the heart of this typical wooded countryside, nesttled in this completely natural and preserved landscape.
Things to do / Places to go:
-Footpaths where you can go hiking along the coastal paths overlooking the Bay of the Mont Saint Michel
-Discover the Chausey islands
-Explore the Breton coasts
-Go fishing from the shore
-Indulge in horseback riding
-Discover the Mont Saint Michel and cross the beach leading up to it on foot to make the most of the superb view (before the tide comes in and with a guide!!!)
-Go cycling along the coast,
-Enjoy sandy beaches
-Take up water sports and many more activities !
How long does it take ?:
-the Mont Saint Michel ? 40 minutes (by car)
-Genêts-le bec d'andaine ? 10 minutes (by car)
There are crossings to the Mont Saint Michel.
-Granville ? 15 minutes ( by car)
From Granville there are the boardings to the Channel Islands (Chausey, Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Alderney)
In Granville: Boating center, fishing port, Christian Dior museum, thalassotherapy center, casino, golf, airfield (parachute jumping). (website hidden)
-Avranches ? 10 minutes (by car)
There is a botanical garden and a museum which houses the collection of manuscripts from the Mont Saint Michel. (website hidden)
-Saint Malo ? 1 hour ( by car) A beautiful Historical city, surrounded by great walls, a great aquarium... (website hidden)
-Cherbourg ? 1H45 (by car) There is the Cité de la mer, devoted to scientific and historical aspects of maritime subjects. (website hidden)
-D-Day beaches ? 1H30 ( by car) (website hidden)_beaches