Location, location, location
Bretagne, more commonly known as Brittany, has 1,700 miles of coastline! An ideal location for those that want to live on or near the sea. The ocean offers the chance to participate in many water sports activities and for those who are less adventurous, a stroll on the beach, taking in the spectacular scenery, makes for a perfect day out. Especially as……
The weather is kinder
The climate in Brittany is generally much kinder than in the UK. Summers are warm and in Winter it rarely snows. Living in Brittany, you’ll be able to enjoy mostly clear & sunny days, with the occasional storm to spice things up. If you owned this French Longere in Brittany, one could enjoy all the finest things Brittany has to offer. This Property in Brittany is situated just 10 minutes from Vannes, in the department of the Morbihan:
History is all around
A wealth of history awaits you, from Chateaux to the legend of King Arthur. And why Brittany is an ideal choice for anyone planning to operate a French Gites business – guests will come far & wide to enjoy a slice of the Breton lifestyle & culture. Here we have a fantastic gite complex for sale in the heart of a village & easy access to the coast:
Many Bretons remain employed in traditional sectors such as the wine and fishing industries. It wouldn’t hurt to have vintners and fishermen for neighbors and friends! One could really enjoy Breton life living here at this renovated Watermill, seeped in history and set in 13 hectares of land. This Brittany Property also comes with a further Mill and Longere both for renovation.
Upon completion, the lucky owner of this classic French Property, could offer stunning Boutique B&B accommodation, where guests can relax in complete tranquility. Finistere is a much loved department of Brittany and property in Finistere tends to come at a premium – You get what you pay for! Having said that, currently with the exchange rate so favourable due to the strength of the pound, there has never been a better time snap up a bargain French Property.
The Breton food
Brittany has its own cuisine, due to its historical separation from mainland France, You’ll enjoy traditional dishes, such as pancakes and galettes, a savory crêpe-like bread made with buckwheat and served rolled up with sausages or eggs, or for the sweet tooth, served simply with breton butter and a sprinkling of sugar – Delicious! And to wash it down, one can sample authentic cider and beer brewed locally. . The region is also known for its salt, so prepare to enjoy the best biscuits, butter and milk caramels on a daily basis. Last & by no means least, you will have access to the finest fresh seafood, especially mussels and oysters.