Ty Gwenn, Kercorde,
Baud is situated a
half an hour to the south of Pontivy, and half an hour north of the
Beach resorts of Lorient, Port Louis, La Trinite, and the historical
village of Auray in the middle of the a region of Brittany called
Less than a couple of
hours away is the estuary of the River Loire at St.Nazaire.
The house is set in
the country, less then five minutes outside the Market Town of Baud.
Baud is small enough to be picturesque but large enough to boast a
number of supermarkets, and a number of good restaurants and bars. The
restaurant at Hotel Cheval Blanc is superb. The Dolphins Restaurant on
the old road to Pontivy offers a set five course meal with a litre of
wine between two for about 10 or 11 Euros per person.
The house itself is set in a small
Garden in the corner of a grassed field, by a cross road, along with
half a dozen other similar houses in a small hamlet called Kercorde. We
have two Mountain Bikes , which provide transport and exercise for those
who wish to travel the countryside at a sedate pace, and burn off a few
glasses of wine.