CHESTNUT AND CHESTNUT OAK HOUSE - SAINT-MARTIN-DE-BOUBAUX

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CHESTNUT AND CHESTNUT OAK HOUSE

La Figarette Mas de Manières

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48160 SAINT-MARTIN-DE-BOUBAUX

CHESTNUT AND CHESTNUT OAK HOUSE
44.19976 3.92266

In a traditional Cévennes setting lies the Maison de la Châtaigne et du Châtaignier where owners and harvesters bring their chestnuts to dry out or make into flour. Visitors can see how a traditional chestnut dryer or “clède” works: the chestnuts are stored on racks above the hearth where they dry slowly. Harvesting, threshing and storage equipment. Chestnut wood usage (furniture, wickerwork etc.). Types of chestnut, grafting, orchard renovation etc.

Reception

Spoken languages : French, English, Spanish

Natural regions : Cevennes

Territories : National Park of the CevennesPerimeter UNESCO Causses and Cevennes

Pets accepted : oui

Groups welcomed : oui

Groups : between 5 and 15 people

Reservation

Tour

Spoken languages on tour : French, English, Spanish

Payment

  • Cheques and postal orders
  • Cash

Information updated on 05/06/20 / Report an error on this offer !