and this looked like something that deserved a look on the ground :
"doctor's house" one on Mt Matthieu.
What a great place to find!
I'll leave choice of parking spots up to you, as far as walking to the site goes, there is the track from here :
From the lower end, it has the hallmarks of a private track but could well be a public right of way for all we know :
On more detailed maps you may find names like Chemin du Vau a Charriere suggesting a very old right of way. There's a house down there for which the only access is along these tracks, it doesn't have its own direct access to the lane Rue du Val de la Mare.
Also there's a gap in the hedge here on the main road hill, with a footpath of sorts that leads up to the heights :
If you have a great time, mention this blog when you tell people all about it! :)
UPDATE : Sept 2014
I have been informed that the bunker with the great view was the HQ of the First Battalion of the Army Coastal Artillery Regiment 1265 (or HKAR : Heeres Küsten Artillerie Regiment). In the mid 1980s it was discovered that it was being developed into accommodation in contravention of the local planning laws, so that work was stopped and the bunker was 'buried'. Not very well, I'd say, thankfully!
The nearby bunker a little inland is apparently a Type 622 Personnel Shelter.
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