Property for sale in Normandy - click here
With its proximity and excellent transport links with the U.K, Normandy is the ideal choice for those looking for property for sale in France either for a holiday home or permanent residence.
Its tranquility, beautiful countryside and traditional way of life have long attracted buyers not only from abroad but from elsewhere in France. It has some of France's most visited attractions; Mont st Michel is the second most visited site in France after the Effiel Tower. The World War II beaches are an emotional but essential visit as is the Bayeaux Tapestry.
Along with the rolling countryside of the 'Swiss Normande" area it is not surprising that Normandy is one of the most visited regions of France.
It is not surprising that property for sale in Normandy is a busy market but it is one of our main regions and we have thousands of houses for sale in all shapes and sizes.
This region is divided into Upper and Lower Normandy and comprises the following departments:
Upper Normandy: Seine Maritime (76), Eure (27). Lower Normandy: Calvados (14), Manche (50) and Orne (61).
The ferry ports of Le Havre, Caen and Cherbourg along with excellent road access to the Channel Tunnel makes this area perfect for those needing easy access to the U.K.
The area is renowned for its cheeses, cider and Calvados, and there are numerous restaurants serving wonderful food using locally sourced and often home grown ingredients.
Golf, fishing, tennis, horse riding and walking are amongst the sporting activities possible. The coastal areas provide lovely sandy beaches, not to mention the famous Normandy Landing Beaches and all the associated museums and visitor attractions. The beautiful Mont Saint Michel is one of the most visited tourist spots in France, and a day trip to Paris is even possible, with the excellent TGV links to the area.
You are spoilt for choice in this lovely region, with everything ranging from property for sale to renovate up to gracious chateaux for sale !
The styles vary according to department, with colombage houses with thatched roofs in the Seine Maritime and Calavados, and stone built properties in Manche. French estate agents are a friendly bunch so if you are looking to buy french property let us take the stress away from you and help you find that dream home.
All our French estate agents speak English and we have English estate agents on the ground in France selling french property as well. Your home in France could be just a click or call away.
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