Gite du La Boutellerie is located 10 minutes from the market town of Aigurande 20 minutes drive from the river creuse and the beaches at lac chambon, and all the water sports offered at Eguzon,
The hamlet of La Boutellerie has just 5 houses with our large spacious quite garden and pool it will give you the space and time to unwind and relax.
The property consists of a fully functional open plan kitchen lounge, bathroom with bath and separate shower, toilet (WC). Upstairs consists of 1 twin bedroom with walk through into main double room, French doors opening onto roof top terrace. Out side patio area with BBQ and furniture for dining and lounging with amazing views south over rolling country side and access to above ground swimming pool (shared with owners).
If you wish to unwind then this is the place for you, in the deepest country side you can sit peacefully reading or go walking, cycling or swimming - the option is yours.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lac Chambon La plage de Fougères 19 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Limoges 112 km, Nearest railway: Chateauroux 49 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
A fully functional open plan kitchen lounge with gas oven and hob, combined fridge freezer, tea and coffee making facilities, do not forget to bring your tea bags as the French ones are not quite the same.
Most of the eating will of course be done outside, and cooking with BBQ when the sun is shining.
|Further details outdoors|
Large open space garden private swimming pool (shared with owners),
Aigurande is in the southernmost part of both Indre department and the Centre region bordering on the Creuse department the most northern of the Limousin region this is "The Centre of France". The area is full of beautiful ancient monuments and man-made attractions.
The pool is available June to September the grass is cut once a week pool is checked daily. Please do not use the pool after 8.00pm, owner lives on site should help or advice be needed. Pool is indicated as shared as My wife and I and our daughter would like to use the pool when our visitors are not using the garden.
The Indre is one of the forgotten areas of France, being one of the most rural departments. It is part of the Berry Region where traditions are well kept and the area is well preserved it is at the extremities of the Loire Valley. Gite du La Boutellerie is only 5km from the Limousin border.
George Sand is the most well known and celebrated local author (1804-1876) with her own route that guides you through and around the country side of the Indre www.georgesand.culture.fr
At Argenton sur Creuse the Roman city of Argentomagus can be visited www.argentomagus.com
Aigurande is a small, quiet town set in very rural rolling countryside. As with many small French towns, it has an active local community with frequent events throughout the year.
Church, school and college, 2 supermarket s(Intermarché is the main one), 3 bakers, 3 butchers, 2 delicatessens, 6 Bars, 2 Hotels with restaurants, 1 Pizzeria, 3 DIY outlets/Builders merchants, 2 electrical and gas shops, 4 banks and numerous other small shops. There is a Market every Friday for local produce and every second and last Friday in the month there is a general market selling everything from eggs to beds.