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Near the Top of Sancerre

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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This view from the highest street in Sancerre offers a glimpse of the mysterious private mansion at the very top of the town, and -- through the trees -- of the 14th century tower on its grounds. 

Le Parc est Fermé

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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At the very top of Sancerre is a park containing a 14th century castle tower and a tall, mysterious mansion, circa 1874, that can just be glim<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/le-parc-est-ferm-france">...(more)</a>

Nouvelle Place, Sancerre

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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Not sure just how new this central square of Sancerre may be.  The masonry in the middle certainly has a modern air; but some of the buildings facing it date to the 14th century. 

Roof Renewal

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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I love roofers and roofing, so I could not pass this job on a fine old house in Sancerre without taking a picture.  The map location I have marked may not be exactly right, but it is in the neighborhood. 

Sancerre Wine Shop

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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The business of Sancerre is wine.  There are serious tasting/sales rooms operated by vintners or associations of vineyards, and lots of small shops like this one that sell a variety of local wines and wine paraphernalia.

Vineyard at Sancerre

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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The hilltop town of Sancerre looks over several square miles of vineyards on the slopes of the neighboring hills, in this easternmost wine district of the Loire valley.  The crop in this one is probably cabernet franc.

Vineyard at Chavignol

Published 9 months ago by Thomas K Sharpless

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Liliane getting her first up-close look at French viticulture at a sauvignon blanc vineyard at Chavignol in the Sancerre district.  The grapes are<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/chavignol-vineyards">...(more)</a>

Sancerre - view from vineyards

Published about 1 year ago by Ludovic COLLIN

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