A traditionally restored and modernised Normandy farm in an idyllic forest setting. Step back in time and enjoy the pace and ambiance of a bygone era.
Lucy, the nearest hamlet is about half a kilometer away, and the bustling market town of Neufchatel-en-Bray is about 5 mins drive. Dieppe, with its Casino and adjacent bathing beaches, is about a half hour's drive and the D-Day landing beaches are within easy reach.
All the farm buildings have been lovingly restored by the present owners and now contain large dining room, games room, deluxe guest accommodation, boules piste, paddock with free range chicken, ducks and eggs, organic vegetable garden and cider apple orchard. Delightful gardens surround the property with an abundance of flowers and wild birds.
The region, known as Pays de Bray, is famous for its heart shaped Neufchatel cheese, Calvados, cider and dairy products.
The area has a number of excellent golf courses,and fishing permits can be arranged on local rivers and lakes.
The accommodation consists of the original farmhouse, boasting a wealth of oak beams with an open log fire. Guests lounge, dining room, two bedroomed family suite, double bedroomed suite and twin bedded suite. The old, carefully converted dairy comprises large dining/function room, en-suite triple family bedroom and two bedroomed balcony suite with stunning rural views. The landscaped gardens have lily ponds and an apple orchard. Due to ponds etc, it isn't suitable for children under 10.
Ros, your hostess, has built up an enviable reputation for the quality and variety of her traditional cuisine. Using home grown organic vegetables, herbs and spices, free range chicken eggs, cider from our own orchard.
All meat and poultry is locally sourced and reared. A variety of menus together with teenage menu are available to suit all pockets and tastes. 3,4 or 5 course menus are priced at 15, 18 and 22 euros respectively, with a half bottle of house wine per person included in the price.
Our extensive visitor's book reveals a large number of guests returning year after year to celebrate birthdays, wedding anniversaries, family in other words, any possible excuse to sample the ever changing range of Ros's culinary delights.