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Brittany region guide

Thursday, February 11, 2016

An insider’s guide to Brittany in northern France, including the main attractions, towns and villages to visit on holiday or live in, the major festivals and events, and where to buy a property in Brittany

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Old French farmhouses are now rising in value faster than Paris apartments in a topsy turvy trend driven by the pandemic, new data shows.

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Think that France simply gets sunnier the further south you go? It’s not that simple, says Ruth Wood as she reveals the sunniest property locations in the north, south and heart of France

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Start a new life and new business in France with one of these reasonably priced bar-restaurants that come with living space and cost less than the equivalent of £150,000

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Test your knowledge of French architectural styles with our fun quiz

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These coastal French holiday homes for sale could be great bases near the magnificent beaches and marinas around France

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From a low-maintenance townhouse in Côtes d’Armor to a four-bedroom country retreat in Morbihan, these beautiful French properties are all on the market at reasonable prices

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These lovely homes on the market in France are all within walking distance of a bakery and bar

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From a bargain renovation project to a beautifully renovated home with château views, these six idyllic French properties are all on the market for less than €250,000

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Some of France’s most beautiful beaches, villages and attractions are close to the ferry ports of Brittany, Normandy and Hauts de France, making northern France a great place to live or buy a holiday home

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Buying a house in France takes daring, legwork and a little bit of fate. After much searching, Michelle and Graeme Warren fell in love with a stunning riverside home in Léhon, Brittany

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