French Farmhouse, Private Plunge Pool, Amazing Wild Life, Beauitful Views, Sunny And Peaceful
Tranquil Location With Rolling Hills, Sunflower Fields, Birds Singing And Starry Skies At Night
Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)
£ 150 - £ 720
At a glance
This lovely old renovated French farmhouse is suitable for families or parties of adults. Sleeps 6, has 3 spacious bedrooms one en-suite. The lounge has a TV, UK digital box, DVD, WIFI, books and games, it leads on to a terrace with gorgeous views.The kitchen/dining has all mod cons and overlooks the lawn, pool and safe play area.The farmhouse is in a small hamlet of 5 houses. On the land are fruit trees, peach, cherry, pears etc, nut trees, grape vines and organic vegetables which you are welcome to eat when in season. There are shady retreats to lounge about or areas to bake in the sun, BBQ's for your use, and out door eating areas.On the door step there are lovely walks, stunning views, woodland, lakes, country lanes, cycle lanes, wild life, farm animals, birds, amazing starry skies and if you are lucky shooting stars. Approx 1 hrs drive takes you to the coast with safe beaches, busy little seaside towns, pine woodlands, dunes and sunsets. Popular tourist places include Puy du Feu.
Bedroom 1 with double bed.
Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
Bedroom 3 with double bed and en-suite.
If required a cot can be supplied. All bedrooms have a large mirrored wardrobe, dresser, chair, power points, bed linen, towels and hairdriers.
The wet rooms are spacious with decent showers, WCs and washhand basins.
The en-suite wet room has two shower heads, WC, washhand basin and cupboards.
Kitchen/dinning is well equiped with cooker/oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, recyling area and other kitchen essentials. It overlooks the large lawn and pool, great for keeping an eye and ear on the children.
Washing machine, ironing board, iron, wash basket, brush/pan, mop/bucket,
vacuum cleaner plus parts, black bags, dusters, pegs, laundry basket etc.
The living room has a TV, DVD, British satellit, WIFI, original beams, woodburner, French furniture, and tapestry. It has patio doors which lead out to a shaded terrace in the afternoon where you can relax and enjoy the views and listen to birds singing.
An open barn overlooks the lawn/pool and can be a refuge from the sun while still being outside. It has relaxing garden furniture, plus a swing seat, a table and six chairs, BBQ facilities and some outdoor toys for young children.
Towels and bed linen supplied. Two towels per person per week. Bed linen is on the beds for more just ask. There are no beach towels supplied.
Barbecue, Private Pool, Parking, Garden.
Dishwasher, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Washing Machine.
Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Satellite, TV.
Rural, Near ocean.
The ensuite bedroom has wheelchair space and a sliding door into the wetroom.
We can provide a chair for the shower and a fold up wheelchair which fits into a car boot. There is however 3 steps at the front of the property.
There are no major roads next to the property the country roads around are quite quiet. The grounds cover 3 and a half acres there is a 15ft diameter plunge pool for your use only, outside table and chairs plus BBQ facilities in a few areas. Additional undercover seating area with bamboo garden suite, loungers and garden swing plus toys for small children. There are shady areas, fruit trees, nut trees, organic veggie garden, running brook, frog pond, ancient trees. Parking and places to lock up bikes if you bring them. There are beautiful country walks and 3 small lakes nearby. Free tennis courts 10 mins outside the hamlet, a zip line adventure park and go carts. Approx 15min drive is Vouvent medieval city and a bit further Mervent forest with rivers, lakes, water sports,fishing, woodland walks, a zoo, theme park and lots more. 20 min drive is the Puy du Fou, and there's Futuroscope which is free with Tesco vouchers, also canals and 250km of coast and beaches 1 hours drive.
Important notes on accommodation
This is an old French Farmhouse which is very big and had been divided into two seperate homes. Each has it's own access, and own 3 space parking. There are secluded private areas for each of the homes as well as communual areas. The owner and her cat live in one of the houses and is delighted to rent out the other to holiday makers. She is very approchable should you require assistance or information, but she is generally found pottering in the vegetable garden.
In one of the barns is a pool room (as in the game) if you have or are a pool player you are welcome to use it. There is lock up space if you bring bikes.The water pool is available last two weeks in June through to the 2nd week in September.
Relaxing in the sun you normally see lizards, salamanders, praying mantis and buzzards flying high in the sky, some of the bird life include , partridges, hoopoos, heron, swallows and many more.
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|4 October 2013 - 29 March 2014||£ 150.00||28|
|29 March 2014 - 3 May 2014||£ 425.00||7|
|3 May 2014 - 28 June 2014||£ 515.00||7|
|28 June 2014 - 30 August 2014||£ 720.00||7|
|30 August 2014 - 4 October 2014||£ 515.00||7|
Saturdays are changeover days arrivals 4pm, departures 10am.
To make a booking contact the owner, a booking form will be issued to you. On receipt of the completed form and 25% deposit the booking is complete. We will send you an invoice 8 weeks before arrival and directions how to get here.
Farmhouse in St Pierre du Chemin, Vendee, Pays de la Loire, France
About the area
Approx 1 hour drive (though visitors seem to do it quicker) to 250km of beauitful sandy beaches and lovely islands. La Rochelle is popular, it has the beach, harbour, trendy shops, ancient town, cafés etc, La Tranche sur Mer is a great family beach with life guards. There are numerous water sports, cafes, restaurants and shops in the little villages and towns hugging the coast line. Great day out for the family and romantic evenings watching the sun set.
A golf course is approx 35mins drive for more info contact the owner.
How to get there
La Rochelle, Nantes and Poiters airports are all approx I hour drive. The nearest channel port is St Malo which is just over 3 hours drive.
15 min drive takes you to medieval towns, chàteaux, Mervent forest, lakes , a zoo, rivers, childrens adventure parks and many other places of interest.
La Rochelle is about an hours drive, has an aquarium, old harbour, trendy shops, loads of resturants, beachs, parks, and much more. Puy du Fou is a major attraction and is 30 mins drive. Futuroscope is approx 1 hrs drive. Marais Poitivan is where you can hire boats and float along canals.
The nearest village is St Pierre Du Chemin 4 km where you can find a bakers,
cash point, cafè, resturant, chemist, church, village shop. 10 mins takes you to La Chataigneria which has an outdoor swimming pool, free tennis courts, 2 large supermarkets, Saturday morning market, petrol stations, cafés, tourist information, banks resturants etc.
Send an enquiry to the owner for booking or further information
Property Ref FR8610
(FRANCE) +33 251512115
Languages spoken: English, French.
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