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Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Chardonneret (Goldfinch) cottage is situated in a tiny hamlet perfect for a peaceful and relaxing holiday. It forms part of our 35 acre farm through which the river Boutonne meanders; riverside walks and a excursions in our boat are popular with young and old.

There are small fenced gardens to front and rear and the large 6 x 12, secure pool is only metres away from your door. You have a games room, swings and sandpit at your disposal.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Chatelaillon Plage 50 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: La Rochelle 80 km, Nearest railway: St Jean d'Angely 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Boat available
Pool Shared outdoor pool (heated)
General Central heating, TV, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (heated), Private garden, BBQ, Swing set, Private fishing lake or river
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Close to the cottage are the swimming pool in its own secure enclosure, a spacious games room which houses table tennis and table football and has also hosted vigorous and exhausting crazy cricket.

A sand pit and swings are available for the little ones as well as plenty of room for other games and activities.

Our property is a former dairy farm, there are now 2 main areas one, where wheat barley or sunflow

The river Boutonne passes through our property and there is a boat avilable for exploring there is interesting waterway always popular with young and old.

Further details outdoors

There is plenty of room for off road parking.

The Poitou-Charentes region

The Poitou - Charente region is rich in history. You will find a host of historic chateaux and many fine Romanesque churches and Roman sites notably the amphitheatre at Saintes.

On the coast, about 1 hour from us, lie the fascinating towns of La Rochelle and Napoleonic naval base of Rochefort and, in the other direction inland Cognac, with its internationally renowned brands, provides another opportunity for a "day out". Saintes has a spectacular Roman amphitheatre.

Charente Maritime is noted for its exceptional number of sunshine hours (second only to the Riviera). Sunny days and starry, starry nights are normal here!

Blanzay sur Boutonne

Our area is flat or gently rolling which, together with unusually little traffic makes it an ideal area for leisurely strolls and family bike rides.

Few can resist the markets, notably those at Aulnay (Thursday and especially Sunday) and St Jean d'Angely (Wednesday and Saturday)

There is a small shop in Dampiere sur Boutonne where you can buy your daily bread, obtain emergency supplies, hire bikes etc. For supermarket shopping, Aulnay, or St Jean d'Angely are your most likely destinations.

Of touristic interest there is a Renaissance chateau at Dampierre sur Boutonne and the church at Aulnay is a UNESCO classed "world heritage site" .

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  • 2 Years listed

Calendar last updated:04 Dec 2014

Based in France

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