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Le Petit Beauvais Self Catering Gite in France France


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Farmhouse in Poitou Charentes, France



Property Details of Poitou Charentes Farmhouse

Very pretty and charming, stone-built, Charentaise style Farmhouse and Gite set in spectacular French countryside amongst vineyards and fields of sunflowers in a picturesque hamlet close to Cognac and Angouleme. The property is set in close to a hectare of grounds with lawn and orchard areas. Lots of space and great views across rolling French countryside. The property has a beautiful exterior with shutters to all windows. The property is furnished in a traditional, French Country Style - with a large oak dining table and chairs, comfortable sofas and beds - but having all modern conveniences. The Farmhouse is two storeys, with sitting room and large, farmhouse kitchen / dining room on the ground floor. Three bedrooms and shower room to the first floor - all with views across the open countryside. The Gite is also two storeys with two, ground floor bedrooms (one having an en-suite), sitting / dining room, kitchen and two further bathrooms. There is one bedroom to the first floor. All bedrooms are doubles / twins and most have built-in wardrobes.The property is set in the middle of close to an hectare of grounds. There is an orchard, fruit bushes, large spreading chestnut tree, fig trees, almond trees etc. There are lawned areas, a patio and a sweeping drive into the front of the Farmhouse. There are numerous outbuildings including a garage and barns. Great views are all around across rolling countryside of vineyards and sunflower fields. Le Petit Beauvais is set in a charming hamlet, but is very close to the thriving market town of Rouillac - 5 minute drive. It is also a short distance to the historic cities of Angouleme and Cognac. Angouleme being a ramparted city with numerous cultural activities throughout the year - including he famous Circuit de Ramperts classic motor race. Cognac, of course, is home to many famous Cognac Houses including Remy Martin. A short distance from the property are many vineyards to explore and taste their produce. There is also a magnificent Roman Amphitheatre just 5 minutes distant Le Petit Beauvais is set in a charming hamlet, but is very close to the thriving market town of Rouillac - 5 minute drive. It is also a short distance to the historic cities of Angouleme and Cognac. Angouleme being a ramparted city with numerous cultural activities throughout the year - including he famous Circuit de Ramperts - classic motor race. Cognac, of course, is home to many famous Cognac Houses including Remy Martin and Hennesey. A short distance from the property are many vineyards to explore and taste their produce. Try the local beverage - Pineau Charente - a great dessert wine! A magnificent Roman Amphitheatre is just 5 minutes distant - a true gem of history hidden away in a secluded wood! Quite amazing how large it is! A good selection of lakes and rivers are close by - great for a relaxing day in the sun. There is also a huge leisure centre with indoor pools, watersports’ lake, children's playground at Angouleme. The town of Rouillac has a Super U supermarket for your everyday needs and a weekly market of farmers' produce. You can get English newspapers / books etc. in Rouillac. The property is close to many good restaurants offering superb lunches and evening meals. Sit in Aigre and watch the world go by in the various cafes or have a glass of wine with a light lunch - before returning to relax in your large garden.

Local Area Details

Elegant and timeless the sundrenched region of PoitouCharentes is an idyllic location with long sandy beaches limestone cliffs and lush countryside PoitouCharentes holiday cottages offer visitors the option of enjoying all the benefits of the Atlantic Ocean or the lush flora and fauna of its green hills The four dpartements of the region Charente DeuxSvres CharenteMaritime and Vienne are the sunniest of the Atlantic West with 2400 hours of sunshine a year The location of the region is perfect as it is warmer than the north whilst avoiding the stifling heat that can affect southern regions in the in the summer Winter is mild and there is just enough rainfall throughout the year to keep the green scenery surrounding many PoitouCharentes holiday cottages lush and fertile Locals celebrate the regions rich history whilst embracing new technology meaning that there is a wide variety of attractions One of the most popular tourist sites is the Futuroscope theme park in Poitiers The park features all the latest image technologies and creates shows exhibits and displays that take the audience on phenomenal journeys through time space and nature There is also interactive entertainment fountains and a childrens play area This modern wonder is a mustsee for anybody staying in a holiday cottage in PoitouCharentes The region lay on a medieval pilgrim route to Santiago de Compostela which means that there are many churches which bear Romanesque features Saintes is also home to a variety of Roman relics whilst Poiters boasts the magnificent church of NotreDamelaGrande Stout defences protect the Charente Maritime ports of La Rochelle and Rochefort which look out to sea towards the island of Oloron the Ile de Re and tiny Ile dAix where Napoleon was briefly held At the siltedup port of Brouage once capital of the local salt trade you can still walk on the turreted ramparts There are many historic sites located within visiting distance of most holiday cottages in PoitouCharentes The unique landscape of the region includes Marais Poitevin a patchwork of lush marshes bursting in wildlife and beautiful plant life which is known as Green Venice Here punts can be hired to explore the Venise Verte or cruise the River Sevre Other natural highlights of the region includes its natural parks which offer fantastic walking and cycling routes within reach of many holiday cottages PoitouCharentes natural parks include La Vallee de Singes where 350 monkeys roam freely The city of Cognac the birthplace of the Liqueur of the Gods is another highlight of this part of France During a visit to this city you can enjoy a guided tour of the distillation areas cellars and bottling areas whilst learning about how the citys famous beverage is made Cognac is also home to a variety of sights including The Chteau des Valois birthplace of King Franois Of course during your time in the city you will be able to enjoy a cognactonic cognac and soda in a caf or find a bottle of the delectable brand to enjoy in the comfort of your own holiday cottage in PoitouCharentes Finally a short cruise to explore the islands of R Olron and Aix is a must during a visit to any of the holiday cottages in PoitouCharentes The unspoilt beauty quaint villages and breathtaking coastline will no doubt be one of the most memorable parts of you stay in France Sandy beaches fields of sunflowers historic towns and excellent restaurants just a few of the reasons why we came to the PoitouCharentes and stayed Marie Tanguy Domaine de la Nauve



Le Petit Beauvais Self Catering Gite in France France Property Information

Type:Farmhouse
Location:Poitou Charentes, France
This Property Sleeps:14
Minimum Price Per Week:€500
Maximum Price Per Week:€2500
Nearest Airport:
Notes
Subject to availability number of guests and time of year

Property Features

  • Pets are allowed
  • Children are allowed

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

Bathroom Shower Rooms 2, Toilets 1, Bathrooms 2, Jacuzzi
Bedroom Doubles 3, Twins 2, King Size 2
Heat/Cooling Central Heating, Ceiling Fans
Dining Dining room table, Seating for >10 People
Entertainment Satellite or Cable, Hi Fi, TV, Video, DVD Player, Radio
General Telephone
Kitchen High Chair Available, Crockery & Cutlery Provided, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Hob, Oven, Freezer, Fridge, Microwave, Grill, Toaster
Laundry Washing Machine Provided, Linen Provided, Towels Provided, Clothes Dryer, Iron, Ironing Board
Living Room Seating for >10 People, Sofas 4, Armchairs 2, Fireplace
Local Activities Cycling, Fishing, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Swimming, Walking, Windsurfing, Water Park, Water Sports
Local Area Quiet Bars and Pubs, Restaurants, Distance to Local Town Centre 2km, The local town is Sleepy
Location Distance to convenience store 2km, Distance to local restaraunts 2km, Distance to Airport 20-50km, In the Country
Outside Barbecue Area, Barbecue, Patio, Parking, Garden, Garage, Outside Tap
Suitability Pets Welcome, Family Oriented, Children Welcome, Wheelchair inaccessible, Unsuitable for the elderly or infirm, Non Smoking Only
Accommodation Accommodation Type: Self Catering, Size: Spacious, Changeover Day Flexible
Theme Away from it all, Quiet yet close to local activity

Contact Information for Le Petit Beauvais Self Catering Gite in France France

Name: lauretta Wright
Telephone: +44-7971-590131
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Farmhouse in Poitou Charentes, France



 
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