Le Chefresne

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Le Chefresne
The church of Saint-Pierre
The church of Saint-Pierre
Coat of arms of Le Chefresne
Coat of arms
Le Chefresne is located in France
Le Chefresne
Le Chefresne
Location within Normandy region
Le Chefresne is located in Normandy
Le Chefresne
Le Chefresne
Coordinates: 48°54′14″N 1°09′11″W / 48.9039°N 1.1531°W / 48.9039; -1.1531Coordinates: 48°54′14″N 1°09′11″W / 48.9039°N 1.1531°W / 48.9039; -1.1531
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Saint-Lô
Canton Villedieu-les-Poêles
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Bossard
Area1 11.28 km2 (4.36 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 297
 • Density 26/km2 (68/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Chefresnais
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 50128 /50410
Elevation 115–228 m (377–748 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Le Chefresne is a former commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Percy-en-Normandie.[1]

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Le Chefresne
The arms of Le Chefresne are blazoned :
Per pale argent and azure, a ash vert and a huguenot cross Or, and on a chief gules a leopard Or armed and langued azure.



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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 4 December 2015 (in French)