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Maison Calvaire

Le Plessis Lastelle, Normandy, France

Maison Calvaire is set in the beautiful Normandy countryside near the village of Le Plessis Lastelle. A detached cottage with extensive grounds. It is ideally located only a 45 minute drive from the Ferry port of Cherbourg or a 1 hour 15 minute drive from the ferry port of Ouistram.


  • ENTRANCE HALL WAY : W.C. & wash basin
  • LOUNGE: Comfortably furnished with a large glass screened fireplace, On demand English Satelite TV, DVD player.
  • Large book case with a selection of books, DVD’s and games.
  • Spacious kitchen fully equipped with ceramic hob, built in oven, fridge, freezer, combination Microwave oven. The kitchen benefits from a large adjacent pantry and has views of the front and rear gardens.
  • Utility Room
  • Utility room has a dishwasher, washing machine, double sink with drainer and ironing facilities.
  • Dinning Room
  • Located next to the kitchen has a large beech table , 10 dining chairs and four easy chairs. The large patio door leads out to a decking area with a large patio table , chairs and French Style Barbecue.
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Suitable for holiday makers with limited mobility it is furnished with twin beds , wardrobe and bed side cabinets.
  • GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM has a shower and washbasin.
  • SEPERATE W.C. with wash basin.
  • Landing leading to:
  • BATHROOM with bath, over head shower, wash basin and W.C.
  • Additional W.C. with wash basin opposite the bathroom
  • En-suite double bedroom with pine dressing table, pine wardrobe. The en-suite has a shower, W.C and washbasin. The bedroom has views over the rear garden and country side beyond.
  • Furnish with a double bed and pine chest of drawers , bedside tables and clothes hanger. This bedroom has views of the rear garden and the countryside beyond.
  • Twin beds with side tables and two pine chest of drawers. This room has a velux window and over looks the garden and the countryside beyond.
  • Fasmily bedroom with double bed , triple wardrobe, dressing table and bedside cabinets. This bedroom has views looking over the front garden, calvaire and the countryside beyond. This room adjoins a bedroom with two single divan beds. The ensuite has a shower, washbasin and W.C.
  • The house is heated by electric convector radiators.

The Cottage has a long drive way with parking for 3 to 4 cars. The front garden is landscaped with a variety of palms and exotic shrubs. The rear garden has a large lawned area.

Surrounding Area

Le Plessis Lastelle is set in the National regional Park of Marais Du Cotentin et Du Bessin. At the end of the village is the remains of a castle, Le donjon built in 1047 by William the Conquer on top of the castle is a Calvaire with a viewing platform with a 365 degree view of the Normandy countryside.

In World War II the battle of Mont Castre & Le Plessis Lastelle took part on hill 122 in the village. A monument opposite the local School stands in memory of the fallen in the battle.

A less than a ten minute drive towards La Haye-Du-Puits is Mont Castre the remains of a Roman fortification in 56 B.C. a garrison of 18,000 Roman soldiers under the command of Quintus, Titinus and Sabinus were stationed at Mont Castre.

The town of La Haye Du Puits is a 10 minute drive from the cottage and is a small bustling town with many shops, including supermarkets, restaurants and bars, boulangeries/patisseries, butchers/charcuterie, pharmacy, newsagent, hairdressers, post-office, petrol station. The town has a street market every Wednesday morning.


Barneville - Carteret A short drive away with views of the Channel Islands.

Sciotot Well worth a visit it has large waves and a sandy beach that stretches for miles.

Utah - miles of sandy beach with monuments and museums of World War II.

Access statement available on request

Contacting Us

  • Evans Holidays
  • Mrs Helen Evans,
  • Peaked Rocks Cottage,
  • Joys Green,
  • Lydbrook,
  • Gloucestershire GL17 9RF

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