Spacious farmhouse on large private site with pool in peaceful region

Farmhouse in Poitou-Charentes
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Description

This bright,spacious,stone farmhouse has been sympathetically restored to keep its traditional character with double french doors to all ground floor rooms
The farmhouse, of area 270 square metres, can comfortably accomodate up to ten people and if the adjoining gite (area 55 square metres) is included this number can reach fourteen or fifteen.

GROUND FLOOR accomodation is as follows:
Two medium/large bedrooms, one twin and one double.

Large kitchen area with modern conveniences such as Gas Hob, Electric Oven, Washing machine, Dishwasher, Wine cooler, Microwave, Halogen Oven.

Large Living/Dining room which includes 50" HD TV with freesat receiver for numerous UK channels as well as French TV stations, CD player, Sound Bar, Large dining table to accomodate eight people, Corner drinks bar.

Newly constructed Bathroom with large bath and walk-in shower, wash basin and WC.

Separate toilet and WC.

FIRST FLOOR Accommodation:

Two large double bedrooms, one en-suite.

Large Bathroom with jacuzzi bath, shower, wash hand basin and WC.

Extensive Playroom area including pool table, table football, dart board, Hifi system and satellite TV, numerous toys and board games.
The internet router is sited in this area and affords good coverage throughout the house and the patio area.

55 sq m Gite area, totally self contained with Kitchen units, Shower Room, Two single beds and one double bed at mezzanine level. Satellite TV.

EXTERIOR

To the front of the house is the the large gravelled courtyard area for parking which can comfortably accommodate up to six cars. Opposite the house are numerous farm buildings including a chicken shed and massive bread oven which was formerly used as a communal oven for the hamlet.

To the rear is the patio area which is partially paved with concrete slabs and partially gravelled. The barbecues and several lounge seats are in this area with the large outdoor table in the 12 metre squared covered area to facilitate al fresco dining in the shade. Extra outdoor table and chairs are available if the numbers demand.

The large garden area (slightly less than one acre) is accessed by descending steps from the patio as is the 5.4 metre diameter swimming pool (not the same steps!). Access to the pool is guarded by a lockable gate. The pool and patio areas as well as parts of the garden are afforded intermittent shade by the numerous very tall trees which surround the area.

There's an extensive range of sporting utensils e.g.tennis rackets, cricket bat, hurleys, footballs, rugby balls, golf clubs, boules, croquet set for use in the garden area. Several bicycles are provided along with helmets.

Location

Address: La Couriere, 16700 Nanteuil-en-Vallée, France
Zip/Postal Code: 16700
Latitude/Longitude: 46.01517679024461 / 0.3432761610107491
Nearest airportAngouleme45 km
Nearest bar / pubL'argentor3 km
Nearest boulangerieNanteuil en Vallee3 km
Nearest marketChampagne Mouton8 km
Nearest restaurantL'Argentor3 km
Nearest riverArgentor2 km
Nearest supermarketChampagne Mouton7 km
Nearest train stationRuffec15 km

Neighborhood

The farmhouse is situated in the quiet peaceful hamlet of La Couriere roughly one km from the small village of Messeux.
The local village of Nanteuil en Vallee (2 km) is surrounded by woods and fields and the Rivers Argentor and Charente are ideal for walking along, running and cycling. The village has two excellent restaurants, bar, small grocery shop, pizza restaurant, hairdressers and a very good butcher shop. The town of Ruffec (12 km) offers the usual medium town facilities including 3 Supermarkets, banking facilities, indoor swimming pool, cinema, restaurants, fast food (including McD’s) & Tourist office. Markets on Wednesday & Saturday mornings.The leisure area at Le Rejallant (8 km) has been recently revamped to a high standard and offers swimming facilities and childrens paddling areas and the option to hire canoes and kayaks to explore more of the river.
Other small towns within 20 minutes drive are Champagne Mouton, Civray and the picturesque Verteuil sur Charente.
The city of Angouleme is just over 40 minutes drive away and Poitiers is an hour's drive.

Further details from messeuxmoss.weebly.com

Accommodation, facilities, utilities

All properties
Farmhouse , 270 sq. m.
Bedroom(s)
4 Bedroom(s), 10 Sleeps
Cots: 2
Double bedrooms: 2
Double bedrooms en-suite: 1
Put-up beds: 2
Twin bedrooms: 1
Bathroom(s)
3 Bathroom(s) (1 Half bathrooms)
Baths: 2
Jacuzzi bath: Yes
Showers: 3
Toilets: 4
Wash basins: 4
View
Countryside views
River views
Holiday type
Family holidays
Rural holidays
Board
Self catering
Access
Off-road parking
Private car park
Parking
6 Cars
Off street
Utilities
Air Conditioning
Broadband Internet
Telephone
Tv Cable
General facilities
Garden
Garden furniture
High speed internet
Parking
Pool table
WiFi
Indoor facilities
Air conditioning
CD Player
Central heating
Coffee Maker
Dishwasher
DVD Player
Fireplace
Fridge
Fridge freezer
iPod dock
Iron and Board
Microwave
Phone
Satellite TV
Tumble drier
TV
Washing machine
Wood burner
Outdoor facilities
BBQ
Gas BBQ
Patio
Swimming pool (private)
Terrace
Services
Cleaning inclusive
Laundry inclusive
Linen inclusive
Towels inclusive
Weekly clean inclusive
Local activities
Boating
Boule
Canoeing
Climbing
Cycling
Fishing
Golf
Horse riding
Swimming
Tennis
Walking
Other activities
Canoeing (8 km)
Fishing (3 km)
Golf (40 km)
Horse riding (5 km)
Swimming (5 km)
Tennis (3 km)

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Rates

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WeekWeekend
Rate summary £120 - £200 £750 - £1,275 £2,600 - £4,550 5 Nights -

Policies

Check in: 16:00 / Check out: 10:00
Payment options
Bank transfer
Check in or out times may be relaxed depending on previous or following lettings.
Suitability
Pets: Some pets, please enquire
Smoking: Yes, smokers welcome
Children: Yes, great for kids
Long term rentals: No
Elderly or infirm: Yes
Wheelchair: No
Adults only: No

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