Garden de la Brosse
The Château de la Brosse, built in 1532, is in Vicq-sur-Gartempe, in the heart of the Gartempe Valley:
- early-16th-century-style garden combining a tidy kitchen garden, structured rows of hornbeam hedges and a variety of wild flowers in a natural ecosystem.
- the kitchen, fruit and herb gardens, organic status, where ancient varieties of seasonal fruit and vegetables are grown.
- rabbits, geese, ducks and purebred chickens recreating the farmyard atmosphere of centuries past.
- tea room and gift shop where you can try the local produce in tranquil surroundings.
- 5 hectares of woodland.
Nearby: Angles-sur-l’Anglin Castle and the Roc aux Sorciers Interpretation Centre, plus the spa resort of La Roche-Posay.