(A 10% DISCOUNT will be given on stays of 2 weeks or more in JULY / AUGUST ).
If you are looking for a total feeling of calm, then THIS IS THE PROPERTY FOR YOU
Enjoy the total peace and tranquility, combined with uninterrupted views for miles ... AND MILES !
An impressive, large 'Maison de Maitre' (formerly the old Presbytery).
Set within a tiny hamlet (with only a couple of houses & church), the house sits behind the church itself and offers total privacy. (The church is rarely used: Only on All Saints Day & on special request by those born in the Parish for weddings etc.) and the bells are silent on all other occasions.
There is unlimited parking outside by the church, under the shade.
& HORSE RIDING STABLES just 1km easy walk / cycle away
This beautiful family house has 4 bedrooms in total, with the added advantage of ALL having super king size beds, (the 4th bedroom can be converted to 2 x twins ( see below for fuller details )
GROUND FLOOR - LARGE FAMILY ROOM consisting of
OPEN LOUNGE : with large wood burner and ancient stone chimney. Soft seating for 8 persons & Flat screen TV with free to view channels. A CD player plus DVD player with DVD's & box sets (in English) are also there for use. To the far end of the lounge, there is a wooden table & 4 chairs for casual coffee or can be used as an Office area, tucked slightly away from the general kitchen area.
FULLY FITTED KITCHEN : long work surface, freestanding Aga-style cooking unit (5 gas rings and large over under), microwave, under counter fridge and slimline dish washer and sink. There is a further tall fridge/freezer and washing machine in the Utility room, together with a 'Pulley maid'-style, drop ceiling clothes airer. SEPARATE UTILITY ROOM with washing machines & tall up-right fridge/freezer
DINING AREA : Large wooden table & chairs for 8 persons
SEPARATE CLOAKROOM : with WC & sink
ADDITIONAL SEPARATE LOGGIA / DINING AREA, located between the FAMILY ROOM & POOL with a further large wooden dining table & 8 chairs, open at the front - and with direct access to the pool (there is a waist-height screen if required, to stop young children passing this point). A wonderful indoor/outdoor spot immediately beside the kitchen for that cool luncheon experience.
In all 4 BEDROOMS - simply furnished, most with their own double wardrobes. If you are fortunate enough to have a front room, you will have the same outstanding views out across the countryside. Ideal for families as there is a lot of flexibility in bed set up, ie 3 have super king size beds, & the 4th bedroom can be converted to 2 x twin beds (see below)
BEDROOM I - Super king size bed (180cms)
BEDROOM II - Super king size bed (180cms)
BEDROOM III - MASTER BEDROOM with Super king size bed (180cms), plus
BEDROOM IV : Super king size bed (180cms) OR converted to 2 twin beds (your choice)
BATHROOM I - FAMILY BATHROOM Twin wash hand basin, large fully enclosed glass shower cubicle (2m x 1m)
ENSUITE BATHROOM II ( to Master Bedroom III) : WC, wash hand basin, bath with shower attachment and glass shower screen.
PRIVATE POOL : Kidney shaped pool 11m with steps into, Depth : 1 metre shallow, deepest 1.65 metres.
FENCED for child security (there is access from either the garden or from the Loggia).
A terraced area around the pool allows you to sunbathe & relax . Also
POOL SOLAR SHOWER &
The garden offers all you need to relax and enjoy the huge, uninterrupted views for 180 degrees.
The first section (16m x 8m) is a front terrace running the width of the house and set out to loungers, parasols and the external dining table for eating al fresco. A Gas BBQ is also supplied.
A slightly raised, independent area alongside is where you will find the TABLE TENNIS
This continues on to a lawned paddock adjoining, where you can play Badminton / football etc.
ACTIVITIES : These include -
WALKING - There are several lovely country walks from the property in all directions, including the 20-min walk through the forest to the local Auberge for supper.
CYCLING - Normally 4 adult bikes are available for clients use. (one road bike / 2 mountain bikes / 1 hybrid (road/mountain bike/). (To clarify, none are kids bikes and none suit someone over 6ft tall) . Please satisfy yourselves as to the road worthiness of these.
At least two of the bikes are used by our daughter who is 5’2” so though none are kids bikes and none suit someone over 6ft tall, there’s quite a range.
HORSE RIDING - the stables are located just down the road (1 km. an easy, short walking distance away)
BADMINTON & TABLE TENNIS - are provided at the house. There are many other activities available within this region - please see our 'Location' & 'General Information' sections for more details.
- PRIVATE POOL - 11 m with steps, SOLAR SHOWER & WC (Fenced for child security)
- TABLE TENNIS, BADMINTON on site
- BICYCLES (4 adult bikes for client use - please satisfy yourselves as to their road worthiness)
- WALKING DISTANCE or short drive to nearby village with bars, restaurants, bakery, Chemist etc.
- 20 min walk to Auberge restaurant for supper
- HORSE RIDING : stables 1km - an easy walk / cycle away
- Gardens with Uninterrupted views for miles
- 4 BEDROOMS - All with super king size beds or 1 bedroom can be converted to 2 x twin beds.
- A great place from which to explore!
- Local staff nearby to help & assist during your stay, if in need.