Beautiful rooms in a picturesque Normandy farmhouse building, by the side of a small lake surrounded by gardens and countryside on the edge of the forest of Perseigne. Gites de France 3 Epis, all rooms are for two adults only, en suite, decorated and furnished with good taste, style and comfort. Just a few minutes from Alençon and 40km from Le Mans, this is a historic region with many châteaux and gardens to visit.
Description of La Basse Cour Bed & Breakfast:This beautifully restored, picturesque 18th century Normandy farmhouse has three guest rooms (two double, one twin) with private bathrooms. Maximum capacity 6 guests.
Guests have access to a sitting room/library, terraces and gardens equipped with tables and chairs by the side of a small fishing lake.
Our house in the village of Ancinnes is tucked up close to the Forest of Perseigne. This is a wonderful area to explore by car, on foot or by bike.
Shops are within a couple of minutes walk of the B&B. There are excellent and good value restaurants nearby (5-10 mins).
On the border of Normandy and the Sarthe (Pays de Loire) we are 10 minutes from Alençon and the A28, 30 minutes north of Le Mans, 1 hour south of Rouen.
Bordering Lower Normandy and the Sarthe, Alençon is an ideal base from which to explore the Alpes Mancelles to the west; the Orne and Pays d'Auge to the north; the Saösnois, Marollais and the Perche park to the east; and Pays de la Loire to the south.
Gardens & Sights:
* Château de Carrouges
* Alpes Mancelles
* Le Mans - medieval City Plantagenet
* 24 Hours Race Car Museum
* Ballon gardens & castle
* Château de Sassy
* Lassay les Châteaux
* Château Ô & Médavy
* Vendeuvre Château
* Logis du Moullins
* St Céneri-le-Gérei
* Sées Cathedral
* Haras du Pin stud farm
* Manoir de Couesme
* Saulges Caves
Tarifs are for 2 sharing including breakfast.
Attractions:Châteaux, manor houses, castles, gardens, golf, horseriding, canoeing, mountain biking, forest walks, Le Mans ...
Directions to La Basse CourA28 Exit 19 via St Paterne or exit 20 via Rouessé-Fontaine, both approx. 10 minutes.
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