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Large Manor House With Private Heated Swimming Pool

Bedrooms 8
Separate WCs1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

8 bed Manor House near Jarnac / Cognac, Poitou Charentes - In Quiet Hamlet Near To The Beautiful Towns Of Cognac & Jarnac

The perfect location for a relaxing family holiday or group of friends. The property has been renovated to a high standard throughout. The manor house is spacious, attractively decorated with plenty of original features retained. It can sleep up to 18 people across the 8 bedrooms. It benefits from its own heated pool, and includes table tennis table to keep the kids entertained. Also plenty of outside space and tables/chairs to soak up the sun and dine al fresco.

Property Manager
Richard Waldeck
Member since: 2006
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Richard Waldeck

Awaiting profile.

Richard Waldeck purchased this chateau / country house in 2010

Guestbook comments from the manager

“Superb house and holiday”


“Fantastic pool and outdoor facilities”

KM – County Cork

“A stunning property sensitively restored. We had greta fun and would thoroughly recommend a trip here, even in winter. The Charente region in snow is simply breathtaking.”

HK - Lancs

“Wonderful house; fantastic restoration and decoration. Great kitchen – really well equipped. Pool, trampoline and games are just great.”

JB Somerset

“We had a great time at Le Sousse. The children enjoyed the trampoline especially and the adults revelled inside the lovely house and all its glorious space.”

JF Yorks

“Fantastic house, great pool, lovely area of France. The house restoration is excellent and the pool and the games area were much appreciated by us all!”


“Lovely house, great pool … really needed 3 weeks!”

JM – London

"Fantastic house, loads of room for the 17 of us. The pool, pool table, table tennis and trampoline were all used by kids and adults alike. We
Aug 2006
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Courbillac in Charente

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 4 - Shower Enclosure
  • Two En suite shower rooms, two bathrooms two additional shower rooms.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 18 + Baby Notes on bedrooms: 5 double bedrooms (1 with a single bed too) 2 twin room and 1 room with 3 single beds. Travel cot available.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Outside: 12x7m pool in enclosed, safe area. Large private walled courtyard with patio dining. 14' trampoline, Covered table tennis table for when it's too hot. Utility Room: 2 large fridge/freezers. washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen & towels provided.


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Car: recommended


La Palmyre - Situated between Royan and La Rochelle, Zoo de la Palmyre has over 1600 'residents' including polar bears, gorillas, Siberian tigers, rhinoceroses and elephants and is a great day out. La Palmyre also boasts one of the largest and less crowded beaches in the area.

Chatelaillon Plage - Just south of La Rochelle the golden sands stretching for almost 2 miles and the mix of typical early 20th C seaside architecture make this a family resort par excellence.


Airports: La Rochelle (1h 20m), Bordeaux (1h 40m), Poitiers (1h 15m) Limoges (1h 30m).

Car essential.


Jarnac - 10 mins, Cognac 20 mins.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £500

Booking Note

Email me for booking and availability details (see also Owners Website link at the bottom of this page)

Changeover Day:
Normally Saturday but will consider any day in low season

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds. Out of season and long let discounts available.

Manager'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.