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  • La Petellerie, nr. St. Lô

    La Petellerie, nr. St. Lô

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: W13061

    La Petellierie is situated in a rural location, and has two properties on site, one a 17th century stone farmhouse and the other a converted barn which have been divided into four holiday properties. The site boasts a superb indoor heated swimming pool (10m x 4m, depth 1m - 1.6m, open mid-May to mid-Sep) as well as a large enclosed shared garden with games area, pool table, badminton and table tennis. The properties are ideally suited for exploring the surrounding area which include the D Day landing sites, Mont St Michel and Bayeux. Within half an hour’s drive is the historic cathedral town of Coutances and the sandy beaches of Montmartin-Sur-Mer. A little further down the coast is the lively seaside resort of Granville with restaurants, shops, casino and ferries over to the nearby islands of Jersey and Guernsey. Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2km, beach 35km.La Petellierie is situated in a rural location, and has two properties on site, one a 17th century stone farmhouse and the other a converted barn which have been divided into four holiday properties. The site boasts a superb indoor heated swimming pool (10m x 4m, depth 1m - 1.6m, open mid-May to mid-Sep) as well as a large enclosed shared garden with games area, pool table, badminton and table tennis.

    The properties are ideally suited for exploring the surrounding area which include the D Day landing sites, Mont St Michel and Bayeux. Within half an hour’s drive is the historic cathedral town of Coutances and the sandy beaches of Montmartin-Sur-Mer.

    A little further down the coast is the lively seaside resort of Granville with restaurants, shops, casino and ferries over to the nearby islands of Jersey and Guernsey.

    Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2km, beach 35km.

    Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, shower room with basin, separate toilet. First floor: Separate toilet and basin, 2 double bedrooms, 1 plus single bed.

    Electric heating, woodburner in lounge, cot, colour satellite TV, video, DVD player, wi-fi, washing machine, microwave, shared enclosed lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets. NB: Unfenced moat in grounds.

  • Chez Robin

    Dompierre-sur-Charente, Charente Maritime

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: FA149

    Set in the grounds of owners’ home, this cottage was originally part of the outbuildings and has been restored to create a simple, comfortable holiday property. The River Charente meanders past approx 300m from the property - fishing permits can be bought locally. Superb beaches at St. Georges-de-Didonne and Royan approx 1 hour’s drive. Further selection of shops and restaurants in the riverside village of Chaniers, a 10-minute drive where river boats can be hired. Visit Saintes, the Roman capital of Aquitaine and Cognac with its distilleries. Golf and riding a 20-minute drive.

    Ground floor: Living room/kitchen with French window. Shower room. Separate WC. First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with additional single bed

    • Shared enclosed garden
    • Terrace, steep steps
    • Shared swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.5m)
    • Telephone
    • Heating
    • W/machine
    • D/washer
    • M/wave
    • TV (one English channel)
    • DVD
    • Wi-fi
    • Table tennis
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

    Location: 5km from Chanier (PO, restaurants, bar, pharmacy, newsagent), 15km from Saintes (restaurants, bars, boutiques, cathedral, river cruises, golf), 15km from Cognac (distilleries, old town, blues festival in July), 40km from Royan/St. Georges-de-Didonne (sandy beaches).

  • Yssandon

    Yssandon

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: FSC017

    This beautiful 17th century holiday property is situated in the highlands of Yssadon near the borders of the Dordogne. With its mellow stone walls giving a charming feel to the property, yet with modern accommodation and with unforgettable views of the valley. Relax in the rear gardens and enjoy the outdoor swimming pool (15m²). Enjoy walking, hiking, cycling, and canoeing and watersports on the Lac du Causse. The Dordogne also offers many historical sights to discover, with Montignac, 40km, and Sarlat, 55km. Shop 7km, restaurant 6km.

    Lounge/diner, kitchen/diner, shower room (no toilet), separate toilet and basin, 2 double bedrooms, one plus single bed.

    Electric heating, woodburner in lounge, cot, colour TV (French channels only), washing machine, dishwasher, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue. Sorry, no pets. NB: Turning stairs to first floor. Some rooms with sloping ceilings. Steps to deck swimming pool.

  • Le Colombier

    Champignolles, Eure

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: F27102

    In an area of natural beauty, Le Colombier is set on a 400-acre estate renowned for being one of the most unspoilt in the area, featuring a 16th-century manor house, chapel and picturesque pigonnière. The rolling countryside and woodlands which abound with deer, offer ample opportunity for undisturbed walks, picnics and fishing on the River Risle which borders the estate. Approached by its own private drive, the house dates from the 17th-century and has a heated swimming pool shared with the owners. The château of Beaumesnil, Harcourt, Champ de Batille and the abbey at Bec Hellouin are all within 30 minutes’ drive. The nearest seaside towns are Deauville and Trouville and Paris is 1½ hours by car or train. Set in an area of natural beauty, Le Manet offers holidaymakers a beautiful and peaceful place to stay and yet is within easy reach of many of Normandy’s châteaux and tourist attractions. The houses are set on a magnificent 400-acre estate which is renowned for being one of the most beautiful and unspoilt in the area, featuring a superb 16th-century manor house, chapel and picturesque pigonnière. The wonderful rolling countryside and woodlands which abound with deer, offer ample opportunity for undisturbed walks, picnics and fishing on the delightful River Risle which borders the estate. Approached by their own private drive, the houses have lovely views, date from the 17th-century and are ideal for large families or groups of up to eleven people and have a large heated swimming pool. The château of Beaumesnil, Harcourt, Champ de Batille and the superb abbey at Bec Hellouin are all within 30 minutes’ drive. The charming old towns of Conches and Bernay are convenient for shopping. The nearest seaside towns are fashionable Deauville and Trouville and Paris is 1½ hours by car or train. Eurodisney is 2 hours away. Giverny and Monet’s Gardens are 1¼ hours by car.

    Hall. Large living/dining room. Kitchen. Cloakroom. Oak stairs to first floor. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Landing with single bed. Shower room/WC

    • Large estate and separate lawned areas
    • Heated swimming pool (shared with the owners, 11.5m x 6m, depth 1m-2.5m)
    • Oil fired central heating
    • W/machine
    • D/washer
    • M/wave
    • TV
    • Video
    • F/freezer
    • Cot
    • Well-equipped laundry room
    • Ample parking
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

    Both Properties: Large estate and separate lawned areas

    • Heated swimming pool (shared with the owners, 11.5m x 6m, depth 1m-2.5m)
    • Oil fired central heating
    • W/machine
    • D/washer
    • M/wave
    • TV
    • Video
    • F/freezer
    • Cot
    • Well-equipped laundry room
    • Ample parking
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

    Location: 3km W of Ferrière-sur-Risle (village), 22km SE Bernay, 3 hours’ drive from Channel Tunnel, 35km W of Evreux (large town, all services), 85km SE of Le Havre. Location: 3km W of Ferrière-sur-Risle (village), 22km SE Bernay, 3 hours’ drive from Channel Tunnel, 35km W of Evreux (large town, all services), 85km SE of Le Havre.

  • Les Hauts des Beaumes

    Sault, Vaucluse

    Grade
    5
    3
    0
    2
    Ref: FMW719

    This traditional villa is set in an elevated position on the edge of the village of Sault, with views across to the Provencal hills and the Mont Ventoux. The ground floor accommodation is furnished with country antique furniture and is comfortable and traditional in style. Outside there are large grounds and a good sized pool which is occasionally shared with the owner’s family next door and occupants of first floor apartment. Sault has a Provençal market every Wednesday and is famous for its lavender production, honey, nougat, truffles, mushrooms and game. The summit of Mont Ventoux can be seen from all around, and there are wonderful scenic drives in all directions varying from pine forests to vineyards, medieval castles and plunging gorges. Visit Montbrun-les-Bains, 12km, which has the Valvital health spa and resort, unique in this region. The ’Papal City’ of Avignon, Carpentras with its Friday market, Apt and the Luberon hill villages are just to the south. This is a wonderful area for walkers and cyclists to visit with many marked trails. Bike hire is available in the village.

    All on ground floor: Living/dining room with tiled floors, beams and doors to garden. Kitchen. Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom/WC. Twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom/WC. Single bedroom. Separate WC

    • Lawned garden
    • Large grounds
    • Terrace
    • Shared swimming pool (16.5m x 6m, depth 1m - 2.5m)
    • Heating
    • W/machine
    • D/washer
    • M/wave
    • F/freezer
    • TV (French channels only)
    • MP3 dock
    • Wi-fi
    • Cot (on request)
    • Parking
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue.

    Location: 0.5km to Sault (market, restaurant, all amenities), 65km to Avignon (Papal City, airport), 120km to Marseille (France’s second city, galleries, shops, métro, old port, all facilites, airport).

  • Clussais-la-Pommeraie

    Clussais-la-Pommeraie

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: W14609

    This pretty, two bedroom semi-detached holiday cottage retains many original features including some stone walls and beamwork. Completed to a very good standard to offer very comfortable accommodation, it includes a fully fitted kitchen and a lounge featuring a woodburner and a large flat screen TV. The grounds and swimming pool (12m x 4m, depth 1.5m open June-August) are shared with the British owners. Situated in the picturesque Poitou Charente region, you are close to the pretty market town of Lézay (8km north) and the Roman town of Melle (10km west). Shop, café/bar and restaurant 4km.

    Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner. First floor: Bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 bunk plus single bed.

    Electric heater, woodburner in lounge, cot, highchair, colour Digital TV (UK channels), DVD player, Playstation, radio/CD player, washing machine, freezer, microwave, shared lawned garden, private terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets.

  • La Barben

    La Barben

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: FPB272


    Located 30km from the sea and the creeks of the Mediterranean Coast and halfway between Aix-en-Provence and Salon-de-Provence, this lovely partly air-conditioned holiday home with large sunny terrace offers a beautiful garden and an inviting private outdoor swimming pool (50m²). The semi-detached property is located in the small village of La Barben, renowned for its beautiful medieval fortress and its zoological park with more than 400 animals. From here, visit the Alpilles and the beautiful landscapes, as well as the splendid Luberon and its natural regional park. Lourmarin, Gordes, Manosque, Roussillon and other places which are less known but equally endearing, such as Vaugines or Mirabeau are worth a visit. Discover the beautiful city of Aix-en-Provence, known for its open-air museum, rich architectural heritage, dotted with old fountains, shady streets and flowered squares. Shop 3km, restaurant 1.5km.

    Lounge/kitchen/diner, shower room with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 2 double bedrooms, 1 plus single bunk over.

    Electric heating, woodburner in lounge, cot, highchair, CD player, wi-fi, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets. NB: Steps in garden.

  • Le Grand Village

    Cézac, Gironde

    Grade
    5
    3
    0
    3
    Ref: F33106

    This beautifully restored country home is set in flower filled gardens and is the private winter residence of a family of antique lovers. Its thick stone walls ensure it remains cool in the hot summer months and it has a large enclosed sunbathing lawn with mature trees, a fish pond and even a lovely summerhouse. To the rear is the superb swimming pool with high walls surrounding the patio area, making this a great sun trap. This area, the Gironde, is one of the most important and prestigious wine producing regions of Europe, boasting countless world renowned appellations such as Côtes de Blaye, Bourg and St. Emilion. All fabulous places to tour around and try new wines. Nearby is the fortified Citadelle de Blaye, while the more adventurous can climb the massive dunes at Pyla (Europe’s highest), or watch the surfers in delightful Cap Ferret or Arcachon.

    Spacious living room with antiques, stone fireplace. Dining area. Small retro-style kitchen. Pool-side sitting room with sofa bed. Two double bedrooms, one on pool-side with en-suite WC. Single bedroom (with doors to terrace and pool). Bathroom. Shower room/WC

    • Large garden with pond (take care with children)
    • Patio
    • Swimming pool (10m x 5m, depth 1m to 1.8m) with Roman steps
    • W/machine
    • D/washer
    • Garden furniture
    • Barbecue
    • No children under 8 years.

    Location: 4km S of Pugnac (shop), 7km N of St. André-de-Cubzac (all facilities, tennis, cycle hire, main shopping centre), Blaye (Citadelle, tourist attraction, ferry to Médoc Vineyards), 30km N of Bordeaux (golf, historical monuments, museums).

  • Le Tignet

    Le Tignet

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    2
    Ref: FCA507

    This holiday apartment is ideally situated close to all amenities and close to the charming village of Le Tignet, perched in the hinterland of Grasse. There is a lovely private outdoor swimming pool (55m², open mid April - mid September) at the apartment. Visit Cabris which is 4km away, with its restaurants and golf course. Also, do not miss Grasse, the capital of perfume or the Lac de Saint Cassien, 10km. Fishing can be enjoyed at the lake, 7km, and there is a golf course 6km. Shop 700m, restaurant 800m.

    All on ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, 2 shower rooms with toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin plus single bed.

    Electric heating, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), dishwasher, microwave, shared grounds, terrace, shared garden furniture, barbecue, parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets. NB: Steps to terrace and swimming pool. Floor beam in twin bedroom.

  • Le Carré Beauchêne, Villa 1

    Sainte-Maxime, Var

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    2
    Ref: FME711

    These quality villas are wonderfully situated close to the sun-drenched Mediterranean resort of Saint-Tropez, a favourite holiday spot of the rich and famous. These air-conditioned villas each have their own private swimming pool, open fire, flat-screen TV, DVD player and well-equipped kitchen. Each villa comes with its own private furnished terrace, ideal for dining al-fresco during the summer evenings, or for sharing a drink with friends into the warm nights. Cannes, 50km, famous for its yearly Film Festival in May, is the perfect spot to soak up the glamorous atmosphere of the Côte d’Azur. Stroll along La Croisette on the waterfront, a palm-lined street with shops and restaurants on one side and a beach on the other. Cannes also has museums, a picturesque old town and several other festivals throughout the year. Visit Nice, 100km away along the coast, and walk along its famous Promenade des Anglais on the seafront. Nice also has good shopping, restaurants and casinos.

    Ground floor: Living/dining room with open fire, tiled floor and French doors to terrace. Kitchen. First floor: Two double bedrooms. Alcove with single bed. Two bathrooms/WCs with shower cubicle. Separate WC.

    Location: Sainte-Maxime (lively town with beaches, shops, restaurants, harbour with boats to Saint-Tropez), 50km from Cannes (all facilities).

    Both properties: Private lawned garden

    • Private terrace
    • Private swimming pool (8m x 4m)
    • Air conditioning
    • Open fire
    • W/machine
    • T/dryer
    • D/washer
    • M/wave
    • TV (French channels only)
    • DVD
    • CD/stereo
    • Wi-fi
    • Cot and h/chair
    • Parking
    • Garden furniture
    • Sun loungers
    • No smoking.

  • Pindrat Sud

    Plaisance, Dordogne

    Grade
    5
    2
    0
    1
    Ref: F24373

    Set at the edge of a tiny hamlet, this traditional stone built farmhouse has been restored to retain original character and simplicity yet provide contemporary amenities. The garden, decking and pool area are secluded and private, ideal for relaxation. Life here is unhurried, linger at a colourful local market where you can purchase regional produce and local wines, or explore some of the many attractive Bastides (fortified) towns whose architecture and heritage dates from the medieval times. It is a short drive to the river Dordogne Valley, take a canoe trip and drift past spectacular riverside towns, villages and châteaux.

    Ground floor: Living room. Kitchen/dining room with breakfast bar, door to decking. Utility. Separate WC. First floor: Kingsize bedroom. Twin bedroom plus single bed. Shower room/WC. Low beams throughout

    • Sloping garden
    • Terrace/pool house
    • Private pool (8x4m, depth 1–1.9m), Roman steps, unprotected bank
    • Central heating
    • W/machine
    • T/dryer
    • M/wave
    • TV (DVD use only)
    • Cot
    • Garden furniture
    • Sun loungers
    • Barbecue.

    Location: 4km W of Issigeac (Sunday market, 13th century bastide village), 7km NW of Castillones (medieval hilltop town), 20km S of Bergerac (historic town on River Dordogne), 25km NW of Monflanquin (one of France’s prettiest villages).

  • La Grande Motte

    La Grande Motte

    Grade
    5
    1
    0
    1
    Ref: FLH112

    La Grande-Motte is famous for its long sandy Mediterranean beaches, between Montpellier and Aigues-Mortes you can discover the natural, wild habitat of the Camargue. There are many activities available in the area including spas, golf courses, tennis courts, and sailing, as well as a water park, beaches for games and mini golf available for children. The holiday apartments are located not far from the beaches in a quiet green location, on either the 1st or 2nd floors, and are equipped with either a terrace or balcony. There is a shared outdoor swimming pool (heated in winter), and a snack bar, open in July and Aug, when theme nights are also produced, as well as a children’s club. Shop 500m, restaurant 300m and beach 200m.La Grande-Motte is famous for its long sandy Mediterranean beaches, between Montpellier and Aigues-Mortes you can discover the natural, wild habitat of the Camargue.

    There are many activities available in the area including spas, golf courses, tennis courts, and sailing, as well as a water park, beaches for games and mini golf available for children. The holiday apartments are located not far from the beaches in a quiet green location, on either the 1st or 2nd floors, and are equipped with either a terrace or balcony.

    There is a shared outdoor swimming pool (heated in winter), and a snack bar, open in July and Aug, when theme nights are also produced, as well as a children’s club.

    Shop 500m, restaurant 300m and beach 200m.

    Lounge/kitchen/diner, conservatory, bathroom with basin (no toilet), separate toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom, 3 single sofa beds in lounge.

    Microwave, shared grounds, terrace, garden furniture. Sorry, no pets.

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