Une belle aventure

Our new life in 'Les Vosges'

The Front Room & its chimney

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When we first saw the house, the chimney had a cooker linked up to it and it was full of wood.


So first we took the wood out and uncovered some treasures.


Then we took all the metal stuff away. A ‘ferailleur’ from the neighbouring village came to pick everything up.

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We had the chimney swept. (It was pretty clean).

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We put a lid on it (lol) to try it out.

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Then Matt fixed the hole.

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We had our first proper fire.


Then Eric lent us a useful thing: ‘un pare-feu’.

Saffron helping restore the Treasures.

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