CHATEAU RUINS FOR SALE IN NORMANDY. If there a more magical phrase we do not know it. Six words that send us on a dream of possessing our own fortress in the beautiful Eure countryside. For less than the price of a studio flat in London, we could be lord
An impossible match....
High on the cliffs above the River Seine in Normandy is an imposing old château . Here history stretches back to the 11th century and the first Dukes of Normandy.
Tancarville was home to Raoul I Fitzgerald, trusted friend of Robert, first Duke of Normandy. Raoul would become William the Conqueror’s
There is a battle going in on Dieppe and it’s over a bridge. Not on it, but because of it. A battle of heritage, hydraulics and hope.
Linking Dieppe to Pollet
The Pont Colbert has linked Dieppe to the old Pollet district for over 100 years. Pollet was for centuries the home
Tucked away amongst our old posts are two about a chateau at Cahaignes, in the Eure region of Normandy.
Back in 2013 we had hoped to match an old postcard of a grand chateau only to find it abandoned and in an appalling state. At that time there were no fences or
Our midweek photo post is of an old abandoned farm we found along an overgrown lane, in the Orne, Normandy. At the entrance a brick house with shutters raised high above the ground looks out over a quiet valley of orchards and grass. Traditional stone farm buildings stand to form