Things to see and do - Le Bec-Hellouin
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Despite being severely damaged, Bec-Hellouin Abbey is still living proof of its importance as a cultural and religious centre during the Middle Ages. Bec-Hellouin is also a typically Norman village hidden deep in a valley. All the regional clichés are here - wood-sided houses, strips of bocage, streams, prairies and fat cows grazing in the shade of apple trees.
Tourist attractions Le Bec-Hellouin : Things to see and do
3 pl. de l'Abbé-Herluin F - 27800 Le Bec-Hellouin
The new abbey-church was laid out in the former refectory. An 11C sarcophagus houses the body of Herluin, who founded the abbey. The old abbey-church was demolished in the 19C and the 15C tower is its biggest remaining element. The cloister is one of..