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Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet, Lisieux

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Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet comprises of a half-timbered manor dating from the 15th century and a glazed brick and stone building from the Pré-d'Auge dating from the end of the 16th century. The chateau combines medieval and Renaissance elements and is surrounded by a moat and a peacock garden. It has been owned by the town of Lisieux since 1958 when it was donated by the Riesener family. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet by using our Lisieux itinerary builder.
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  • We were lucky to be in the area on the first Sunday of the month so were able to visit for free. There is a car park very near that also has picnic benches in it and that is free. It is a very attract...  more »
  • Lovely small garden and mote. Entrance fee and tour. Tour in English about 3/4 hour. Amazing residence inside and out. Parking outside and cafe next door.  more »
  • A wonderful place where you feel happy. Thanks to an excellent guide that makes you fall in love with the family who lived here. Walking through the garden among swans and peacocks it's something not ...  more »
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  • Nothing special but a lovely location
  • Exceptionnal garden ... don t miss the chapel when you go out from the castle. .. cross the Road. .. it s magic ...
  • Hidden gem!
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  • Magnificent Castle. Well maintained. Nice guide.
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