Posts Tagged ‘Normandy’

Welcome to Leggett Normandy properties

There’s a fantastic variety of property to chose from here, from small and inexpensive renovation projects – through mid-range family homes (both old and traditional or modern and efficient) – right up to stunning chateaux with extensive grounds and facilities. There’s building land, campsites, lakes, beach properties, gite complexes and business opportunities. All this within […]

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Exhibition news

The UK exhibition season kicks off this month and we are excited to be launching a new client app which we hope will create a buzz on our stand at the first events, The France Show Olympia London 29th – 31st Jan and A Place in the Sun Show, Manchester 11th – 13th March. This […]

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French regions rearranged

As you will know, the much talked about administrative reorganisation has resulted in France’s regions being cut from 22 to 13 as of this month. It could be classed as a bit of a non-event within the Grand  Ouest area though. For both Brittany and Pays de la Loire there has been no change, while […]

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Festive Normandy!

It’s that time of year again and a great time to get out and about throughout Normandy to see the illuminated villages of the area.  Many of the villages in the area make an extra special effort with their Christmas and end of year celebrations by putting on themed festivities to delight visitors and locals […]

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I’m looking for a bargain property in Normandy…

Is it really a “bargain” property or a “cheap” property you’re looking for? We have many cheap places on offer, take a look at our Cheap Normandy Properties – there’s around a hundred of them. Many of them need work or total renovation, so it’s a good idea to do some homework before you arrange […]

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Happy Christmas

Here’s what our beautiful region can look like on Christmas Day, this was taken near my home last year. Thanks to you all for reading our blog, we’ll continue to do our best to bring you the latest news & bargains from the area. Wishing you all a happy Christmas and a prosperous new year. […]

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11 – 11 – 11 – 11 Armistice Day

In 1918 the Armistice between Germany and the Allies came into force. At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day in the eleventh month. The Story Behind the Remembrance Poppy Moina Bell Michael, was so moved by Colonel John McRae’s poem “In Flanders Field”. That in 1920 the Poppy was proclaimed as the United States’ […]

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Clock’s Change

Don’t forget the clocks go back tonight.. an extra hour in bed. More time to Dream of your French Property. Why not have a look at some of our great properties, available in Normandy? Normandy Properties

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The Normandy blog’s first anniversary!

_______    ___________  ________ Now you all know where Normandy is and what it’s world famous for  – The Bayeux Tapestry Mont St Michel The Normandy landing beaches of D-day 1944 . . We’ve been telling you about all the other wonderful things this fantastic region of France has to offer for over a year. […]

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Normandy 1100 years young

This year Normandy celebrates its 1100th birthday. The duchy was created in 911 at the treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte (Val d’Oise) and signed by Charles the Simple of France and Rollo the Viking leader. The treaty was thought to protect Charles’ kingdom from any further invasion by the ‘Northmen’ or Normans. To strengthen this bond, Rollo […]

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