OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Beautiful/Peaceful Setting, Short Drive To Chateau/Go Karting/Bikes/Golf/Horses

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bed/4wc&showerPreaux, Nr. Chatillon Sur Indre, Centre, No Noisy Neighbour, Great Night Skies &Open Views Of Bird Life, Deer, Bo

Farmhouse set in 2 acres surrounded by beautiful countryside. Great for bird and animal watching. Swimming pool is fenced in separate garden area so ideal for families. There is also a rear terrace to the back of the house which is also fenced. Children can be happy in the sand pit or playing outside while parents are cooking in the kitchen. Some bikes and games are provided for you to enjoy.


Owner
Joanne
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
4 April, 2016

About Joanne

I am a mum of two children. We originally purchased the house to escape our working life but we now enjoy family life here . The children describe our farmhouse as their most favourite place in the whole wide world where they enjoy the pool most of all !

Joanne purchased this house in 1999

Why Joanne chose Indre

We bought the property as an idylic escape to a hectic working City life. The farmhouse is perfect if you enjoy your own company, as there are no neighbours to hear your music etc. The clear skies make star watching ideal and we have often spotted wild boar, deer, hares and and abundance of birdlife.

The area has everything you need to have a holiday which suits your every need.

We are always happy to help create the perfect holiday so feel free to contact me.

Children and families will love the house.

What makes this house unique

The kitchen has everything a good chef needs and there is an outside BBQ area and toys around for children.

The ensuite rooms help ensure that you are not on top of others if you are sharing with other families or friends and there is pleanty of seating to ensure a get away if you want to read on your own etc

Guestbook comments from the owner

"An idyllic location with so much to do it was like home from home" - Mr & Mrs Heard, Middlesex

"A French friendly property manager with so much local knowledge on fishing, nature and wildlife and to top it fluent in English made our holiday" P Warwick, London

"We had a brilliant holiday and would recommend this farmhouse to anyone. The kids and I cant wait to come back. It had everything we needed" Steve W. Hertfordshire
Mar 2013
  • 1 of 1

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Préaux in Centre

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 off Hall - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full ensuite toilet and shower with door
  • Family bathroom has wc, bath and shower, bedroom 2 has ensuite shower and wc, bedroom 3 has shower and wc and bedroom 4 has wc, bath and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 Twin - 2 Single Bed , Bathroom next door but no shower enclosed only shower head
    Bedroom 2 - off hall - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King size bed
    Bedroom 3 family room - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Separate door to room with 2 beds and ensuite toilet shower
    Bedroom 4 off kitchen - 1 Double Bed , Double with ensuite toilet bath with shower above bath
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has twin beds and is next to family bathroom, bedroom 2 has king-size bed and is en suite, bedroom 3 (family room) has a kingsize bed and a door leading to a twin bedded room and ensuite shower/toilet, bedroom 4 is a double ensuite.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hunting
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The main building is a farmhouse which is over 100 years old. The style is in keeping with house but it has modern fittings, and a simple decorative order. Please look at the many photos or request additional information if required. We feel the house has great charm and is fully functional for a lovely holiday. Outside: The house is set in 2 acres of land with plenty of space for sports and the 10m x 5m traditional concrete based pool has a tiled terrace area which is great for sunbathing. There is outside dining furniture to the back and front of the house. We do not advertise the pool with heating due to the cost and in the summer it is not always necessary. We can consider at additional cost if required. Utility Room: Kitchen is large with dining area which is over 30ft long. Mops, hoover and other cleaning materials are available Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bath towels and bed linen are included. They will be clean upon your arrival. If extra changes are required this can be arranged at additional cost. Please bring pool towels with you. Other: Outside games area and small library of books and DVD's

Reviews

Location

Photos

Prices & Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 4 blocked
14 Aug 2016 - 26 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1
for 7 nights
£1
 
 
Standard price

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 7 nights
£1,500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
To finalise a booking you need to complete and return a booking form and send a 25% deposit. The balance will be collected 8 weeks prior to your holiday. We also ask for a £300 security deposit cheque which will be refunded immediately upon your return. Naturally, subject to no serious damage. There is an additional fee of £70 a week if pool heating is required. This will take the pool to 5 degrees maximum above ambient temperature. The electricity is expensive and there is a maximum output for the house so for eg the dishwasher may need to be off when the heater is on or it may trip electrics. All easy to flick switch back on but one of the country nuances!

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday unless out of season where we may consider alternatives.

25% payable to secure booking and balance plus £300 security deposit cheque payable 8 weeks prior to holiday

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Available
Unavailable
This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.

Special Offers

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

You might like these similar holiday rentals