Detached House - Aude - Sleeps 9

Detached house with lovely views, terraces and private pool 

  • Swimming Pool
  • Detached House exterior
  • Terrace
  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Master Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Terrace
  • Swimming Pool
  • Nearby Town/Village
Detached House in Aude, a cottage in Languedoc-Roussillon: Swimming Pool

Comfortable 4 bedroomed house with private pool within easy walk of village

Our house is set in an old olive grove on a terrace overlooking the medieval village of Lagrasse which is ranked as one of the most beautiful in France. The countryside is hilly, with vineyards in the valleys. Sitting on the front terrace, shaded by olive and cypress trees, there are lovely views of Lagrasse, abbey and vineyards and down the valley of the river Orbieu to the hills beyond. It is only 5 minutes walk into the village, yet the house is secluded with only one neighbouring home, screened by trees.
Lagrasse has good basic shopping: boulangerie, alimentations, tabac, chemist & post office. It also has a number of potteries, galleries and artisanal boutiques. Visiting vans sell fresh fish, meat, vegetables and fruit. There is a small market on Saturday in the central covered market place. The village is well provided with restaurants in season with reasonably priced menus as well as a cafe and a small pizza shop. There is a good floodlit public tennis court and swimming, fishing and boating for children in the Orbieu river. There is also a pleasant waterfall and swimming/diving area at neighbouring Ribaute and many options for walking and cycling, wine tasting and visiting historic sites. The medieval towns of Narbonne and Carcassonne are only 45 minutes away and various Mediterranean resorts in easy reach. There a terraced garden of nearly an acre with thyme, rosemary, figs, olives, cypresses and mimosa .

The main room is a spacious L-shaped kitchen/dining area with French windows facing the terrace with lovely views of the village. The kitchen area is modern, fitted and well equipped with built in electric oven, gas hob, twin sink, a large fridge with separate freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, blender/mixer, coffee machine, toaster and electric kettle. The terrace at the front has a small table and chairs for breakfasting and drinks with views of the village.The dining area has a long table with 8 chairs (seating for 10) and a wood-burning stove.

There is spacious and comfortable living room with two sofas, easy armchairs, bookshelves, coffee table, free WIFI, CD/MP3 player, and satellite TV & DVD player and video library. French windows open onto a large and sunny terrace with barbecue, garden and views of the village below. The terrace has ample garden furniture and a parasol for outdoor eating.

Summary of accommodation/facilities:
Bedroom with double bed, bedroom with double bed & shower room, bedroom with twin beds & wash basin, bedroom with twin beds and child’s bed; kitchen /dining room with wood-burning stove; living room with sofa, CD player, Sat.TV DVD/Video; Bathroom with bath & separate thermostatic shower & WC; separate WC; telephone; 4 terraces, garden, garage and drive for two cars; heating from wall mounted heaters; swimming pool (approx 10m X 5m); 2 bikes, beach equipment, cool boxes; table tennis, bats/balls and boules ; golf clubs ; 2 tennis rackets and balls. (Sleeps 9 with children; max 7/8 adu

This property has been listed with Holidaybank for 28 years

Detached House Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Telephone
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • High Chair

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Twin Bedrooms

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Bath
  • Ground Floor Shower

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill
  • Coffee Machine

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Table Tennis
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis Racquets

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

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Theatre
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
7 night(s) · 02 March 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Detached House
Reference 2020
Sleeps 9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Dogs Allowed 1
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Detached House in Aude

Nearest TownLezignan-Corbieres - 9 miles (approx)
Nearest AirportCarcassonne - 25 miles (approx)

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