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the lounge area of the cottage
Kitchen in the cottage
the conservatory for dining - cottage
mezzanine bedroom
wet room in the cottage
outside of the main house
cottage in the snow
me & Fernando preparing for a walk
the exterior of the main house
the floor show - 2 of the Jack\'s showing how a tug of war is won!
the garden & lavender in full bloom
our cockerel on top of the tower at Ferme de l'Eglise
the cats are bigger than the jack's here!
Llamas at the gate
The Llamas & the 2 sheep
our Jacks love visitors and to play with you
the conservatory at the back of the cottage
Starlings flocking taken from Utah Beach towards Ste Merie du Mont
feeding time in the mornings...
trotter training on Utah Beach
sunset over River Douve
Ste Mere Eglise during 6th June celebrations
Utah Beach our nearest beach 10 minutes away
Monet's garden 2 hours away from us
La Fiere ceremony for 6th June with USA Ambassador
local beauty spot at sunset
horse riding on Utah Beach
Houesville Marais starting to flood
the cows coming home as the Marais floods
Carentan Harbour
Lowering the flag at Taps Coleville Sur Mer American Cemetery
US Soldier reflecting in The American Cemetery Omaha Beach
Point du Hoc just 15 minutes from us
newly opened memorial at Point du Hoc
if the cottage is full - we have a barn apartment too - ask!
Ferdie & I going for a walk
inside the cottage
Jet the baby Alpaca
Jet with her mum Windy
Port Racine Europe's smallest port 30 minute drive from us
Mont St Michel 1hour away
Barfleur 30 minute drive
Bikes & hiking
La Manche
Dead Man's Corner 1 miles away 6-6-14
Ste Mere Eglise 6.6.14
Ste Mere Eglise 6.6.14
C130 flying over 6.6.14
C47 parachutes 6.6.14
Camping cars Ste Mere Eglise 6.6.14...think our cottage more comfortable!
Ste Mere Eglise 70th Anniversary
parachuting 70th Anniversary
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
Located In the heart of the Normandy D Day Invasion Beaches less than 10 minutes from Utah Beach, 4 miles equal distance to Ste Mere Eglise & Carentan and 3 minutes from a junction on N13... this 3 star, (classified by Ministry Tourisme), cottage a perfect base to explore this glorious region - a little haven for couples only.

Our sweet little detached cottage, former boulangerie for the village, is set in the grounds of our farmhouse built in the 1600's in the heart of a rural village, we're Ferme de L'Eglise (Church Farm) the former farm for the Church right opposite us.

Our village was liberated on 8th June 1944, 10 minutes away in Sainte Marie du Mont the 101st liberated this village, the first in France on 6th June, they then fought their way down to Carentan being held up at Dead Mans Corner less than a mile from...
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About the owner, tansy f
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 52 reviews and 7 properties
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Paul S
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Tansy and Mike will make you feel welcome from the moment you step into their abode. Beautiful property, Beautiful Village giving you a feel of French culture. If you love animals this really is the place for you with an array of animals to keep you entertained. Very close to Carentan, St Mere Eglise, Utah all around 5 to 15...


Geneva, Illinois
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Would recommend this location to everyone. Tansy and Mike are perfect hosts with a very good knowledge of the area. The property is perfectly situated to all the WWII historic sites. The property is well appointed and feels like home. more

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So enjoyed meeting you guys...my knitted squares you gave me are acting as all sorts of useful things to include under the vase on the coffee table...looks the part -... more

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Stanardsville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

It was a great stay. Having the apartment to stay in made for a nice relaxing evening after touring around all day. Tansy was very helpful with places to go and some evenings they'd welcome us with wine on the patio. A nice ending to a day. It was a touch of home having a washer and dryer available to... more

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So very pleased to hear you had a great stay - we always enjoy to hear about our guests explorations...glass of wine good way to do it! more

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
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Mar 31, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
3 nights
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  • Cleaning fee: $56 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
For 7 nights and longer we charge pro rata weekly rate ... so if you want 10 nights in 2014 it is 10 x 80€ + 50 end of stay & linen charge
For 3 nights to 5 nights it is 110€ per night which includes cleaning & linen.
All services taxes and free wifi are included - firewood for the wood burner also
We also do NOT charge a damage deposit as we prefer to make our guests feel welcomed & trusted.
Taxe de sejour is 80 cents per person per night.

Additional fees may apply:
- taxe sejour | 1 EUR per day
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How to get there
Airport: Charles de Gaulle Paris: 300.1 mi
Railway: Carentan: 4.0 mi
Ferry: Cherbourg: 24.9 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 8.1 mi.
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