Les Petits Chênes is a typical Breton 'Longère design' Villa/Cottage with shuttered windows and granite detail. The house has three large bedrooms that can sleep 6, with two further single beds for use in the bedrooms if required, to sleep 8. It is located at the end of a cul-de-sac so is fairly quiet and is an easy walk to the town, market, shops, and restaurants. The beaches are also within walking distance (1km) or by car (2km/4km).
The house (240m²), built in 2002, has electric central heating and hot water, and is equipped and furnished to a very high standard. It has 4 bedrooms (Note: One bedroom is used only by the owners - the owners DO NOT use the house when let). All utility costs and end of stay cleaning are included in the weekly price from April to October. Electricity charges are additional during the winter months. Linen and towels are an optional extra charge for each bed used (£20/£10 per bed). Normal start day is Sunday but may be changed on request, dependent on availability. Damage deposit of £350 will be returned, if no damage, after end of stay cleaning completed.
The entrance hall is very spacious, open to the roof beams and the upstairs mezzanine style landing. There is a separate WC off the hall. On the ground floor there is 1 large bedroom (king size double bed), with separate WC, and a large bathroom with bath, shower, bidet and washbasin unit. This bedroom opens onto a patio with table/chairs and external sun blind. Leading from the hall there is a fully equipped kitchen and utility room with access to the garden. The kitchen has an electric hob and oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave etc. The utility room has a washing machine, tumble dryer, and drinks fridge.
The large lounge/dining area is accessed from the kitchen and the hall and has doors to the south patio with external electric sun blind and also doors to the west patio and pergola. There is a dining table to seat 8, lounge chairs, and a wood burning stove, tv for French and English programmes, wi-fi etc. There is a Mini Hi-Fi system for CD's and Bluetooth for music connections. Being South facing the lounge and patio enjoy many bright and sunny days.
There is an open tread staircase leading to the mezzanine style upstairs landing which overlooks the hall. Upstairs are 2 further large bedrooms with a shower room, bidet, washbasin unit and a separate WC. One bedroom has exposed beams and a double bed. The other bedroom has 2 single beds; there are a further two single beds with mattresses for use in this bedroom or the other upstairs bedroom. There is a delightful hall/landing with view to the garden and inside to the extensive hall area.
In the separate garage; outdoor table tennis, a gas barbecue, and two bicycles (Note: the other two 'electric assist' bikes are not available for use by visitors). There is also a cantilever sun shade for use, if necessary. To provide extra shade to the West terrace, this is best located, adjacent to the grass with the heavy base to the SW and the shade facing the pergola.
The garden is mainly lawn to the south, east and west with a number of areas to relax in, trees providing some shade. There is an outdoor table and chairs on the South patio and a set of rattan garden furniture on the West patio under the pergola (cushions in lounge). Further outdoor chairs, and games in the lounge. The garden to the front (north) provides parking for 3/4 cars.
KITCHEN and UTILITY:
Large fully equipped kitchen. Electric hob and oven, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, microwave etc. Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and drinks fridge.
Large south facing lounge/dining room with access to garden and patios. Electric window blind to south patio doors. Easy chairs, large rustic dining table, seating 8, and dresser. Wood burning stove and television (French and English). WIFI (free). Mini Hi-Fi system with Bluetooth.
Three bedrooms - one downstairs and two upstairs. Two double (one king size) and one with two single beds. Two further single beds are available for use in the upstairs bedrooms.
Downstairs bathroom with bath, shower, washbasin vanity unit, bidet and separate wc. Upstairs shower, washbasin vanity unit, bidet, and separate wc. There is a further separate wc off of the hall.
Electric central heating and wood burning stove.
Tv (for French and English programmes), wi-fi (free), Mini Hi-Fi system with Bluetooth, telephone (outgoing - additional charge).
GARDEN and OUTSIDE:
Two terraces to south and west with electric sun blinds. Another south/west terrace under a pergola. Secluded garden with shrubs, mainly lawn, and shade provided by trees. Outdoor table tennis and gas barbecue in garage.
PARKING and GARAGE:
Large parking to front of house for 3+ cars and garage.
Families and couples.
Variety of indoor and outdoor games. Outdoor sun loungers, table and chairs, and cantilever sun shade.
|Address: Les Petits Chênes, La Trinité-sur-Mer, Morbihan, Brittany|
|Zip/Postal Code: 56470|
| Latitude/Longitude: 47.58995523575579 / -3.0356197357177828|
|Nearest airport||Nantes||95 miles|
|Nearest bar / pub||Many||250 meters|
|Nearest beach||Many||600 meters|
|Nearest boulangerie||Many||400 meters|
|Nearest doctor||Several||350 meters|
|Nearest ferry port||St. Malo||100 miles|
|Nearest market||La Trinité-sur-Mer (Tuesday/Friday)||300 meters|
|Nearest restaurant||Many||250 meters|
|Nearest river||Rivière Crac'h||300 meters|
|Nearest supermarket||Carrefour City||350 meters|
|Nearest train station||Auray||15 km|
From UK many options with car, by sea to Caen, Cherbourg, St. Malo, Roscoff, Calais or by Eurotunnel. Also by train to Auray, or by air to Nantes, Rennes, Dinard, Brest, and Quimper (summer only). Further local directions with booking confirmation.
Longere style house in the seaside and sailing mecca of la Trinite-sur-Mer in Morbihan, Southern Brittany. The Villa/Cottage is located approx. 500 metres, easy walking distance, from the port, shops and restaurants. There is a footpath to the route into the town.