Figtrees Farm is easily accessible from the ports and airports. Three airports La Rochelle (45 mins), Nantes and Poitiers are all within easy reach, as are the ferry ports of Saint Malo (3 hours), Caen, Cherbourg and Le Harve.
From the North:
Head south on the A83 leaving at junction 7 sign posted Sainte Hermine. Join the RN137 through Sainte Hermine, upon leaving the town you will pass a "Casino" supermarket on your right hand side. After approximately 300/500 metres take the slip road to the right signposted RN148 Fontenay le Comte. After 5/6 kms you will see a sign for a 'Routiers' restaurant called 'Le Stephanois' in Saint Etienne de Brillouet, shortly after the restaurant there is a junction on your left signposted Ligne and Saint Valerien, take this road.
Follow this road for 6 kms to Saint Valerien passing through Ligne on the way, there is a sharp right hand bend approximately half way down this road. On arriving into the village look for the Bar/Tabac on your right hand side, to the left of this is a small road, this is the 'Impasse du Commerce', our driveway is the first turning on your left.
From the South:
Travel north from Fontenay le Comte on the RN148 towards Sainte Hermine until Pouillé. On entering the village of Pouillé you'll find the church on your left hand side, where the road bears left, immediately around this bend, and unsighted, you'll need to turn right to L'Hermenault and Saint Valerien. Approximately 500 m along this road take the left hand fork and follow for 2/3 kms. Arriving in Saint Valerien continue around a series of sharp bends passing the primary school on your left, at the T-junction turn left. In front of you is the village shop, Tabac, take the small road to the left of the shop, 'Impasse du Commerce', our driveway is the first on the left.
Figtrees Farm, 3 Impasse du Commerce, 85570 Saint Valérien, France