"The Barn" is a very old stone house situated 1.5 km from the village of Putanges-Pont-Ecrepin (ORNE / 61210), in an old hamlet, in a beautiful and charming area of Normandy called "La Suisse Normande".
The area is particularly suitable for walkers.
Footpaths to different walks including going to "le lac de Rabodanges". (lake; dam; café and restaurant; play area; walks around the lake; ...),
les Roches d'Oëtre, Clécy (canoe, climbing, golf, ...) ,
Drive on main road or walk on quiet and lovely lane to Putanges (1.5 km)
(2 bakers, 2 butchers, restaurants, bars, banks, pharmacy, doctors, grocer, mini supermarket, vet, post office, market on Thursdays, ...).
One hour from the ferry Portsmouth - Caen-Ouistreham.
45 mn from Caen (castle; memorial, fine arts museum; museum; shopping centre; pedestrian area; hypermarkets; markets on Friday mornings in the centre and Sunday mornings alongside the port; ...
65 mn from Bayeux (Bayeux tapestry), 10 mn from Falaise (birthplace of William the Conqueror / castle; traditionnal market on Saturday mornings)
Just over an hour from D Day beaches and museums (Arromanches, ...).
20 mn from Argentan (market) and 45 mn from Alençon.
2h30 mn West of Paris.
THE HOUSE :
Big lounge with fireplace. Very large kitchen
Main bedroom with 1 double bed, 1 single bed and a cot.
Bedroom 2 : double bed; bedroom 3 : double bed; Bathroom.
Large garden with terrasse overlooking a valley; barbecue;
Sorry : No pets.
There's quite a lot to do in the area (see above) and at the house
(tennis table, babyfoot, darts, LP and CD player, a piano, ... ) for the young and the elders,
SORRY : no television;
internet access : you can use our WIFI from our terrasse next door ....