"Quiet and magical property”, “unique, lovely house”, “beautifully restored, delicate house”, “the house is lovely and so full of character and the garden is beautiful “what an idyllic retreat” are expressions taken out of the comments left by our visitors in our guestbook . Set in a tiny hamlet, this historic house has been lovingly restored to bring back to life its many architectural treasures: beautifully carved windows with interior stone seats, impressive flagstones and beams, an arched stone sink, a Gothic fireplace, with all the modern comfort. Two articles concerning this house's restoration can be found in the 18th January 2017 issue of FrenchEntrée Magazine and the 2006 issue of French Property News
Babies, toddlers and children are very welcome, we provide a cot, a high chair, a baby bath etc, free of charge.
The house is fully detached and private (no other gites on the premises and the owners live 2 miles away, easily available is needed) Its spacious accommodation sleeps 7.
Living room : with a Gothic fireplace and stove, comfortable sofas and armchairs, French and UK satellite tv, dvd player, a choice of books and many old fashioned wooden games and board games.
Kitchen/dining room: A spacious open plan area, equipped with a Smeg stainless steel gas cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher, electric coffee machine, toaster, kettle etc. . The dining room offers an impressive ancient stone arched sink and an antique buffet with its table and 6 chairs.
Utility room: You will find a washing machine, hoover, iron ironing table, clothes rack, clothes cupboard and cleaning utensils.
En suite double bedroom 1: With a double bed, fitted wardrobe, shower room, shower with thermostatic tap, glass door, toilet, washbasin, cupboard..
Double bedroom 2: One double bed, one wardrobe and one chest of drawers.
Twin bedroom: Two single beds and one chest of drawers.
Boudoir/fourth bedroom : One single bed, a wardrobe, a desk and chair, one armchair.
Relax in the very private and sheltered garden, a veritable heat trap, help yourself to the delicious Moroccan mint for hot or ice cold tea or pick herbs for your barbecue from the herb garden, dine under the wooden pergola covered by ancient vines, enjoy the scent of the old roses.. A 8m x 4m pool is available for your exclusive use.
RATES 2021 :
Early bird offer : £100 off second week booked
-29 May/ 26 June : £950
-26 June/ 03 July : £1450
-03 July/ 28 August : £1550
-28 August/04 September : £1250
-04 /18 September : £950
Minimum booking : 2 weeks
|Address: Les Couts Vançais|
|Zip/Postal Code: 79120|
|Latitude/Longitude: 46.08333 / 0.16667|
|Nearest airport||Poitiers||49 km|
|Nearest bar / pub||Lezay||4 km|
|Nearest beach||La Rochelle||111 km|
|Nearest boulangerie||Lezay||4 km|
|Nearest canal||Marais Poitevin||60 km|
|Nearest doctor||Lezay||4 km|
|Nearest market||Lezay||4 km|
|Nearest restaurant||Lezay||4 km|
|Nearest river||river dive||0.5 km|
|Nearest supermarket||Lezay||4 km|
|Nearest train station||Poitiers||49 km|
49km south of Poitiers
Set in a tiny hamlet within meters of the river Dive in a wildlife protected area (Natura 2000)