The village of Armoy

The village of Armoy
Part of the district of Thonon-les-Bains, the village of Armoy is located in the department of Haute-Savoie. The town spreads itself on some 5 sqkm and counts some 1 300 inhabitants. Thonon-les-Bains, Marin, and Le Lyaud surround it. The latter is only 1 kilometre away North-West of Armoy, which makes it the closest town geographically.

A unique natural environment

Armoy benefits from a very attractive living environment. The natural environment is the strong point of the village that is crossed by the Creuse stream. The natural regional Parc du Haut-Jura, located pretty close, allows the inhabitants or tourists to enjoy fully a place highly symbolical in terms of nature and leisure. Hiking, running or simply strolling can be done at but a few kilometres from Armoy!

A former plaster exploitation

The village of Armoy is mainly known to be formerly a place where plaster was exploited, using back then white coal from the Dranse River as well as open pits. If the site has been shut down in 1934, numerous remnants from this industrial inheritance can always been found. As a proof of it, those last years, a project to put forward this heritage is set up through a label named Geoparc Européen.

Armoy develops its heritage

As we speak of it, when it is a matter of developing its heritage, Armoy does know how to do it. The village has numerous monuments that deserve to be seen and more widely known. While strolling in the village, you can see numerous fountains. The more famous one is located on the square of the county seat. The religious monuments do also have their place: Saint Pierre church, with its Romanesque style in stone so significant that it attracts numerous visitors all the year through. The town also has several oratories, like the ones dedicated to Saint Joseph or Notre Dame de La Salette. As you have most likely understood, Armoy knows how to develop its heritage built through generations.

The village knows a growing attractiveness

The village of Armoy attracts. Its geographic location right in a rich and dynamic area, its restful living environment and the proximity of attractive cities like Thonon-les-Bains and the development of its rich heritage are the main reasons for this. As a proof, Armoy has seen a significant growth of its population by 38,2% since 1999.

Settling down in Armoy

Through the years, Armoy managed to create a real attractiveness. You too, if the village attracts you most peculiarly for all the reasons we have pointed you out, you can fulfil your wish. For this, we can only advise you to choose a reliable contact that perfectly knows the local real estate market. It is exactly what you will find at De Cordier Immobilier. We will guide you through your real estate project in Armoy acutely. No matter what your need may be, we will be here to help you find the flat, house or land of your dreams!
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