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Old village forge renovated

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,151 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Semi-detached stone village house completely renovated. “Maison La Forge” was originally the home of the blacksmith, build in to a part of the old 12th century castle wall, and you can still find the old arrow slits. Here the blacksmith forged the shoes for the cattle’s that used to work the mines in the area. The open fireplace where he worked in the cave, has now been renovated and can be used for a cozy fire in the evening or to bar-BQ your food if desired. The house consist of a large kitchen dining area with a large open fireplace, 3 large double bedrooms, 2 of which can be equipped with additional comfortable fold out bed’s; 2 new bathrooms with toilet and shower. In the old forge you have the sitting room with the lovely view over the Dourbie valley. Just outside the kitchen you will find the morning terrace, the perfect place for breakfast in the sun and lunch in the shade, and outside the old forge you will find the large south facing sun terrace hanging out over the mountain. A garage is available for you.


Owner
Derrick Wild
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Derrick Wild

We are a couple who visiting the area with our children and with our caravan fell in love with Cantobre and bought the house just next day. We used it has a holiday home for 15 years and then extended the property into the old stables, retired here and started letting our original house for holidays.

We live in the adjacent property and are always on hand to help you.

I was a civil engineer and my wife brought up our family

Derrick Wild purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Derrick Wild chose Aveyron

We feel in love with village the beautiful village and the river.

Our children now holiday with us here every year and our middle daughter lived with here husband in Nant for 7 years and we have two grand children born in Nant.

What makes this cottage unique

We loved the beautiful views of the village square and down the valley. We like the vibrant summer when during the day the village is busy with visitors but love the evening when it the village is peaceful .

We love the old village houses which have now been renovated and improved.

Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Beziers
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Nant in winter. Cantobre in high season
Nearest Ferry
800 Kilometres
Caen
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Millau
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
A75
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Nant in Winter. Cantobre in high season
Nearest Beach
100 Kilometres
Cape Adge
Car: necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Nant in Aveyron

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1151 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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Old village forge renovated
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

excellant

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful village

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

très bien

  • 5 of 5

belle maison dans le village de Cantobre

propriétaire très serviable et agréable

la terrasse offre un point de vue agréable, les petits déjeuners étaient très bien

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Nant, Midi-Pyrenees

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
November
7 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£188
for 3 nights
From
£63
£268
 
 
New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£268
for 3 nights
From
£89
£313
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£143
for 2 nights
From
£71
£313
£893
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Reservations Sunday to Sunday

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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