Châteaux and Manors
From imposing medieval strongholds to peaceful half-timbered residences with thatched roofs, Normandy is a land rich in castles and manor houses.
Many prestigious monuments remain as illustrations of Norman military architecture from the days when English kings were Dukes of ...
La Chaslerie is manor estate from the Domfrontais bocage. This estate is localy known as a "village", it was built in the 16th and 18th century, on an even older site, where can still be seen vestiges of moats and arrow slits. Around a closed courtyard are all the buildings of the manor (home with ...
Formerly a very important estate, even including part of the Channel Islands, Manoir du Quesnay is recorded since the late 10th century. The fruit of alterations in the 17th and 18th centuries, the current manor has preserved all the features of the great seigniorial domain. In addition to playing ...
14th and 16th c. manor that has remained authentic. Renovation work in progress.
Manor of the Barony
An old priory and former courthouse under the Ancien Régime, the manor was built in the 11th century and restored in the 15th century.
Explore this ancient manor on a tour that takes in the vestiges of the dovecote, the village oven, the spiral staircase and the vaulted cellars.
Visitors are free ...
Manor built in the 16th century. Beautiful estate next to the Egrenne river. The Manor has a stairs tower. At the 17th and 18th century, an independant house was built beside on the south side.
Manor of Argentelles
Manor from the 15th and 16th century. Unguided tour of the outside. It is possibe to visit the inside depending on the guide disponibilities.
One of the oldest and most picturesque of the Pays d'Auge's half-timbered manor houses. Private property occupied by its proprietors and listed Historic Monument. Visits of the gardens, the cider press and the interior including a monumental fireplace, 18th century furniture and a fine collection ...
With a garden planted with trees along the river Seine in the Eure Department, the Manoir de Senneville, built with pink bricks and Vernon stone, dates back to the 16th century. The former typically Norman farmyard has been turned into a pleasant park, ideal to have a walk. The park has been ...
The Manoir du Perche dates from the 15th - 17th centuries and lies within the Regional Nature Park, not far from the green way.
The main body of the manor is a primitive dwelling from the 15th century, with the original lodgings having been renovated in the 17th century. The Gothic chapel had been ...