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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Eure-et-Loir

Coudreceau - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Eure-et-Loir

The country of hazel (or hazelnut) is characterized by very rugged terrain. The plateau reaches a height of 284 m Ferrière while the valley of Ozee on the Bell, is only 128 m. The municipality of Coudreceau is characterized by a very diverse landscape. The plateau and wooded slopes of Maurissure, descend to the hamlet of La Poterie in the valley of La Cloche. Of these fields and meadows, we go back to the village of Coudreceau and the plateau of La Ferrière, representing a drop of 153 m.

The church, dedicated to Saint-Aubin, the 13th century but was much rebuilt in the sixteenth. She is currently undergoing restoration and is not accessible to the public.

The hamlet of La Poterie, size equivalent to that of the village of Coudreceau himself is quoted in the 12th century, in the cartulary of Thiron for his pottery business: "The tiny pottery, tableware and leaded glazed, are shaped the hamlet of La Poterie, near Coudreceau ". This hamlet is home to several families of potters and this, for several centuries. With the death of Louis Legue in 1954, what stopped this activity.

Geographical information

Latitude48.3463850 (N 48° 20’ 47”)
Longitude0.9209700 (E 0° 55’ 15”)
AltitudeFrom 128m to 281m
Surface area13.31 km²
Population449 inhabitants
Density33 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChartres (48 km, 49 min)
Insee code28112
IntercommunalityCC du Perche Thironnais
RegionCentre-Loire Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Marolles-les-Buis1.9 km (3 min)
Brunelles5.7 km (10 min)
Frétigny5.7 km (9 min)
Sablons-sur-Huisne7.4 km (11 min)
Margon7.5 km (11 min)
Saint-Denis-d'Authou7.7 km (12 min)
Thiron-Gardais8 km (10 min)
Nogent-le-Rotrou8.9 km (14 min)
La Gaudaine9.3 km (12 min)
Saint-Victor-de-Buthon9.5 km (14 min)
Saint-Germain-des-Grois10.4 km (16 min)
Champrond-en-Perchet10.4 km (13 min)
Trizay-Coutretot-Saint-Serge11.6 km (16 min)
Montlandon12.4 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities


Coudreceau before a field of rapeseed
Coudreceau before a field of rapeseed
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Church Coudreceau
Church Coudreceau
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Friday 20 october
Min. 9°C - Max. 15°C
Saturday 21 october
Min. 10°C - Max. 16°C
Sunday 22 october
Min. 7°C - Max. 12°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Panorama de Bellevue.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Telemark water skiing at the Fontaine Simon site
Sports sensations19 € to 75 € Fontaine-Simon (19.7 km)
Visit La Clef botanical park
Nature and the great outdoors5 € Saint-Sauveur-Marville (40 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Perche Thironnais
HikeIntermediate2h45Nonvilliers-Grandhoux (18.2 km)
Old Towns
Village visitEasy1h00Châteaudun (43 km)
Wood of the Gâts
HikeEasy3h00Châteaudun (43 km)
Walk in the Loir Valley
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Lunay (60 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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