Farmhouse - Charente-Maritime - Sleeps 6

Secluded farmhouse with private pool and large gardens.  

  • Farmhouse exterior
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace
  • Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom
  • Lounge
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • View from Farmhouse
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Nearby Market
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Swimming Pool
Farmhouse in Charente-Maritime, a cottage in Poitou-Charentes: Farmhouse exterior

Very spacious, sleeps 6. In small village with restaurant.

Traditional Charentais farmhouse with three large bedrooms, a large walled garden with orchard and pool in a peaceful village surrounded by beautiful countryside. This house is a traditional Charentais farmhouse in its own walled grounds with a pigeonnier - which in other times was part of the farmyard which had stables and little barns in which the family kept its pigs and hens and a cow. Sadly, most of these had gone by the time we arrived, but we were able to use the stone to make a very pretty, large, walled garden which gives access to the pool (9.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 metres). The pool is enclosed in a secret garden of its own with ivy covered walls and palm trees.

The front door, with outside eating area to the left, opens onto a large entrance hall, leading onto a spacious living room on one side and large farmhouse kitchen on the other. The living room houses a grand piano, books, games, television (French only) with DVD player and DVDs, CD player and cds - please feel free to use them. There is a comfy sofa and armchairs, providing an ideal, cool place to withdraw from the outside heat. If it gets cold, there is a large open fireplace. Our large, well-equipped farmhouse kitchen has a refectory table around which the whole family can gather. We have, over the years, amassed a variety of furniture which our guests (and family!) have described as idiosyncratic – but we like it and hope that you do too. From the kitchen, French windows open out onto a terracotta terrace with outdoor furniture for alfresco dining, and lemon and orange trees.

This property has been listed with Holidaybank for 29 years

Farmhouse Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Telephone
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Open fire
  • Wood burner

  • 3 Double Bedrooms

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Shower

  • Outdoor Pool

  • Washing Machine
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Terrace / patio
  • Enclosed garden / play area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Tennis
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
7 night(s) · 20 July 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Farmhouse
Reference 13612
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
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Farmhouse in Charente-Maritime

Nearest TownNéré - 4 kms (approx)
Nearest AirportLa Rochelle / Poitiers - More than 30 kms (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSt Malo - More than 30 kms (approx)

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