Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Talroch maison was built in 1622 and is famous for its beautiful stone work and its ' moque Villaine' a small carving of a face on the corner of the house over looking the rest of the hamlet. It has one double bedroom with ensuite bathroom, one twin bedroom and one bedroom with 2 bunkbeds for children.
It has a large open lounge/dining room with fully equipped kitchen with cooker, fridge freezer and dishwasher and washing machine. There is a large family bathroom on the ground floor.
The hamlet of Talroch is very peaceful and is in a highly protected heritage area due to its beautiful stonework and its proximity to a 17th century chapel in the adjoining woods. You enter the hamlet over a bridge which crosses the river Sarre, the river winds its way around the hamlet and passes within 50 metres of the cottage, there are many walks alongside the river and in the woodland.
It is only a 10 minute stroll to the village of Melrand with has a boulangerie, grocery, butchers, bars and a superb restaurant.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Carnac 45 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Rennes 120 km, Nearest railway: Auray 40 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details outdoors||
Large terrace with BBQ, garden with table tennis, and for the more adventurous a field up the lane for badminton football or cricket.
The Brittany region
Surrounded by beautiful countryside of winding rivers and extensive woodlands there are hundreds of kilometres of walking on tracks and cycling around the quiet lanes, canoes and mountain bikes can be hired locally.
Medieval coastal cities of Vannes & Auray are a must for chic shopping and sitting on the quayside eating fabulous seafood sipping wine and watching the world go by.
Nearby towns of Concarneau a walled city in a port, full of art galleries and of course Pont Aven the town where Gaugin was inspired to paint are only 2 of the many places to visit.
The nearest beach is within 30 minutes and most of the Morbihan coastline is all within 45 min - 1 hour travelling time.
For the nature lover and birdwatcher this is paradise with a countryside similar to Britain in th 1950's with its wild flowers, birds and butterflies. The famous Grand Briere 2nd largest marsh in France superb for seeing Storks, Spoonbills, Marsh harriers, Black Kites and many more a must for birdwatchers.
Visitors love Brittany for the countryside, and Melrand is surrounded by dense woodland and a number of winding rivers. Canoes and mountain bikes can be hired locally, and for the nature lover days can be spent exploring the flora and fauna that the region has to offer.
Melrand has local shops including a traditional boulangerie, a butcher, a grocer, a couple of bars and an excellent restaurant. all within a 10 minute stroll from Talroch
Our tiny hamlet of Talroch is part of Melrand and is famous for its excellent stonework found in the houses the area is a protected heritage area, and a number of enjoyable walks also start and end in the hamlet.