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Moulin du Fontcourt Riverside Apartment, Great space overlooking the river

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment, suitable 2-4 adults in a Water Mill overlooking the river

This beautifully renovated, large Apartment was originally the stables area of the ancient Watermill,’ Moulin du Fontcourt’, situated on the La Bonnieure river close to the historical Town of Chasseneuil sur Bonnieure. The Stables were an integral part of the Property itself and have now been converted into a luxury, spacious, ground level holiday rental affording comfort, excellent facilities and spectacular views of the La Bonnieure river, aquatic wildlife, birds and countryside. The lovely gardens comprise of four land islands intersected by the river and small tributaries which meander through and around the property.

The Apartment consist of 1 double size bedroom for two people with either a Super King size double bed or 2 Single beds, whichever is preferred. Bedside tables, clothes hanging and storage plus a safety deposit box. An excellent quality Sofa Bed is provided in the Lounge which also sleeps 2 comfortably. The Bathroom has a Bath with Shower cubicle, Washbasin, heated towel rail. WC is separate with Washbasin and Unit. The large Hall, with own beautiful entrance leads to the Charente stone walled and exposed Oak beamed spacious Lounge/diner with Sofa (bed), Armchair. Kitchen is of a good working size and has a Washing machine, Refrigerator, Electric oven and Ceramic 4 plate Hob. Extractor and Units.

Moulin du Fontcourt Riverside Apartment is in the perfect location for touring South West France, its beautiful villages, many historical sights, superb coastlines and numerous other attractions. The gardens are of particular interest to Artists, Photographers, Fishermen, Cyclists, Holiday makers, home hunters seeking holiday homes, or those who, just like us, who have fallen under the spell of the warm and friendly Charente region and decided to make this area of South West France their permanent home.

Despite its quiet, rural outlook Moulin du Fontcourt Riverside Apartment is in within walking distance to Chasseneuil sur Bonnieure Town with its excellent range of Bistro’s, Cafes & Restaurants plus all the shops and services you could need and is just 5 minutes by car to La Rochefoucauld and its grand Chateau. It is en route for Angouleme, Cognac, Limoges, Bordeaux, Royan. La Rochelle and many other great places.

More Details

Property Manager
Tom Atkins
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Basic French
Calendar last updated:
25 July, 2017

About Tom Atkins

We are an English couple who grew to love France and visited often. Thomas spent many years in the UK Newspaper Industry in Executive Management. Susan owned and managed a chain of high quality Lingerie retail units before retiring in 2009. We are both 'people' people who love meeting others and entertaining whenever we can. It was almost inevitable that after our busy professional lives in the UK we find ourselves providing hospitality whilst living in our beloved France.

Why Tom Atkins chose Charente

We first saw this property in 2002 and although it was in pretty poor state at the time we fell in love with the sheer grandeur of the house and its beautiful surroundings on the river. We holidayed nearby and each time we viewed it we knew it was for us and set out to buy it and restore it to its former majesty. It helped that the Town was so close and the local people so supportive. So many years later we have never regretted our decision. It gives us so much pleasure to now share this wonderful Moulin and unique gardens with guests who appreciate its history, architecture and character and return to visit us year after year..

What makes this apartment unique

The Moulin is built in, on and around the La Bonnieure river and has spectacular river and countryside views. The gardens comprise of 4 islands intersected by the river and small tributaries. It abounds with Birdlife, river life and other wildlife. It is a fantastic place to relax and enjoy the Charentaise sunshine. Chasseneuil sur Bonnieure Town, just walking distance away, has many restaurants and facilities, The area is a great base for touring with excellent transport links links by Air, Train, Bus & Car and has many sporting and leisure facilities nearby..

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Chasseneuil-sur-Bonnieure in Charente

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:30 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bath with Shower cubicle, washbasin, Heated towel rail, Mirror, Stool, Clothes hanging. Separate WC
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • The Riverside Apartment has one double size bedroom with a super king size bed for 2 persons or, 2 single beds, if preferred, bedside tables, drawer and hanging space plus a safety deposit box for client use. The lounge has a high quality Sofa bed which can sleep 2 persons. Bathroom with bath and shower cubicle, wash basin. WC is separate with wash basin. Large Hall with own entrance has more clothes hanging space and enters the spacious lounge/diner containing TV/DVD player, Sofa , Armchair, Coffee table. Dining area has table for 4. Kitchen features, Microwave, Electric Oven, Ceramic Hob, Washing machine & Refrigerator. Cutlery, crockery, glassware, cooking utensils. WIFI.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Limoges
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
In Town
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
La Pereze
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
In Town
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
N141
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
In Town
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Chasseneuil-sur-Bonnieure, Poitou-Charentes

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn Breaks
15 Sep 2017 - 5 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
 
Winter Warmers
6 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£667
for 7 nights
£667
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£667
for 7 nights
£667
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £53.12
Damage Deposit £88.53

Rates are subject to change until final payment has been made. We regret we are unable to accept Pets. We reserve the right to refuse admission to any person not confirmed on the booking form.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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