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17th Century Renovated Two Bedroom Farmhouse With Secluded Garden

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in Barrou, Nr. Descartes, Indre-et-Loire, Centre / Loire Valley, France - Peaceful Location 3 Minutes Walk From The Pleage De Barrou

17th century renovated two bedroom farmhouse with secluded garden. Peaceful location 3 mins walk from the Pleage de Barrou where you can swim,fish,canoe,picnic or just chill. The village of Lesiny is 2mins walk away with a bakers and a resteurant / bar. The Spa town of La Roche-Posay is 15mins dive away with many eateries, casino and market days. We are only 35 mins drive from the Foturoscope theme park.

Geoff Cornwell
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2017

About Geoff Cornwell


Geoff Cornwell purchased this cottage in 2008

Why Geoff Cornwell chose Indre-et-Loire

.Peace from the rat race of London and after retiring a chance to relax in a very nice part of France

What makes this cottage unique



Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Barrou in Centre

Property Type:
  • cottage
Location Type:
  • river
  • rural
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath, shower and wc
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 Double bed + storage, Bedroom 2 twin beds = storage
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes on accommodation: Please note there is no smoking in this propery Outside: Private garden with table, chairs, parasol and loungers Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are provided for 4 persons


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


Lovely cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week in May.

The cottage was lovely.

Sue and Geoff were really friendly and helped us with directions and suggestions of places to go nearby.

We had our own privacy as the cottage is completely enclosed and we had our own little garden which was really nice.

We will definitely be returning!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Peaceful and tranqil location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our Son for a week and it was really lovely. The cottage catered for all our needs and the owners are friendly and helpful. Its a rural area and is walking distance to a stunning river and quaint little town. This has a small shop, bakery and a bar. We went fishing and on lots of walks. Its a short drive to the bigger towns with ample restaurants and bars. A car is recommended.

A really great holiday which we returned from feeling relaxed and rested. Thank you Geoff & Sue..

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% non refundable deposit on booking (send together with booking form).
Total balance due 6 weeks before the rental period.
Security deposit £100 to be sent with balance and returned subject to booking conditions.

Changeover Day:
Arrivals - Saturday from 17:00
Departures - Saturday by 10:00

Notes on prices:
5% discount on bookings of two weeks or more (Saturday to Saturday).
Off season (winter) bookings by arrangement (firewood available)

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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