Gemeente De Panne

41. Villa Swiss Cottage

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Koninginnelaan 6, De Panne

During WW I writer Marie Elisabeth Belpaire lived in this villa for four years.

She was one of the driving forces and staff of the pro-Flemish front newspaper ‘De Belgischen Standaard’. During her stay, the Swiss Cottage villa became a meeting place of many young Flemish intellectuals and artists.

 

See also:

33. Villa Louise

 

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