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Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet, Lisieux

Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web
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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  • Visit interesting and informative, including very good art guide; Nice Park with many beautiful birds I regrets however that the splendid and huge adjoining to the Castle and at the same time farm is left abandoned and falls in ruins, while there are many opportunities to find money, and even volunteers restaurateurs; unfortunate, because it is a wonder
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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...  read more »
  • Pleasant time for visiting the castle for its garden and its peacocks. See sections of wood at the end of the fifteenth century that combine to a stone and brick construction varnished the meadow of trough. The castle is surrounded by moats really beautiful to see. A detour to the cemetery that surrounds the Church worth it too
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  • Exceptionnal garden ... don t miss the chapel when you go out from the castle. .. cross the Road. .. it s magic ...
  • ... Cool
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  • Beautiful House
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  • The most romantic castle in Normandy. An enchantment...
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