Castle Meur: The House Between The Rocks, Plougrescant

As known La Maison du Gouffre or “the house between the rocks”, Castel Meur made charming cottage wedged between two huge jagged rocks. Note that it has been drawing tourists to be quiet little village of Plougrescant. This village is located in the department of Côtes-d’Armor in the region of Brittany, in France from the 19th century.

The house of Castel Meur turned back to the sea. It is against her owner sought to protect the house by building in cradle between the two rocks to shield her from the violent storms, of which it may frequently meet with this place. Note that the tiny house was established in 1861 and at that time the building permits did not exist while someone might build at the will. However, after being died by her original owner, Castel Meur took as second house to the descendant’s family who lived here sporadically. The current occupant, the granddaughter of the first master of the house, came to live here in 2004. She decided to live here because she sold her business in America.

 

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Source: http://docarmor.free.fr/valarmor/valouest/plougre3.htm

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