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Beautiful setting in the heart of a village the minervois

People9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

In The Heart of The Village Location, Secluded Garden And Pool

Detailed description

Equipment: satellite TV, DVD, wireless internet access (inclusive), washing machine, dishwasher, iron/ironing board. Oil central heating. Solar and electric hot water.

Note: the owners live in a separate building within the gated compound.

Upstairs:

Bedroom 1: King size bed , view over a 200 year old chestnut tree.

Bedroom 2: King size bed and garden view.

Bedroom 3: 2 single beds and courtyard view.

Bedroom 4: Sofa bed, accessed from bedroom 3

Sanitary 1: Shower and bathroom

Sanitary 2: Shower

Sanitary 3: separate WC

Downstairs:

Bedroom 5: Double bed, access to interior courtyard.

Kitchen: 3 induction hobs, oven, microwave, dish-washer, refrigerator, access to interior courtyard .

Dining area: adjacent to kitchen. Also opportunities to eat al fresco at the garden table.

Living room: furnished room, wood burning fire.

Sanitary 4: separate WC.

Exterior

Access/parking: car parking within the gated compound.

Outdoor facilities: (single use): spacious garden with lawn, table, chairs, sun loungers, gas grill.

Pool: (for private use): 12 x 3 m, 1 - 1,90 m deep, open all year , pool maintenance by the caretaker. Pool area: lawn, deck chairs.

More Details

Owner
Carol
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
10 November, 2017

About Carol

Carol and Jamie Carstairs are a French and British couple, and also Australian citizens. Carol is an artist, and Jamie works in energy. We both know the area well and will be happy to guide you.

Carol purchased this house in 2007

Why Carol chose Villeneuve-Minervois

The property is based in the heart of a beautiful village. It is located at the foot of the Montagne Noire, but also close to the Canal du Midi. The village is off the main road, making it pleasantly quiet. However it has great amenities - three restaurants, a cafe, a village shop, bakery and butcher. It also has a very active life which is easily accessible to visitors. There are frequent large dinners in different corners of the village, music and other performances, and truffle markets during the season.

What makes this house unique

Although we are located in a village, the house is in a quiet corner and has a large and secluded garden, giving the best of both worlds. We have installed a 12 meter pool. The pool and garden has lovely views of the church, next to the 12th century castle. At the back of the pool is a mediaeval wall, the former village boundary.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Villeneuve-Minervois in Arrondissement of Carcassonne

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - King size bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , the bedroom is accessible from bedroom 3
    Bedroom 2 - king size bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , on the ground floor with access to a sunny courtyard
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis

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Location

Nearest Airport
17 Kilometres
carcassonne
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Chez KeKe
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
carcassonne
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Auberge de la Calmoux
Nearest Beach
90 Kilometres
gruissan
Car: necessary

Cabrespine Cave

Truffle museum

The village has a very active community life, with communal dinners every Tuesday and truffle fairs in the winter. It is 30 minutes drive from the airport – and the mediaeval city – at Carcassonne. The Minervois countryside provides ample local tourism, many fine restaurants and local artisans and vignerons.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Villeneuve-Minervois, Carcassonne area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
3 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,945
for 7 nights
£1,945
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£330
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£130
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £70
Pet Fee £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Holiday insurance will be requested.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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