Farmhouse | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 17

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 39 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

SUITABLE for up to 17 GUESTS further details & rates on request

Inside dining room & seperate reception for 18; Outside dining & seating for 20

7 hectares private land, valley & wooded hills with rock outcrops, edge of lovely Medieval village, fabulous riverside restaurant;

1-2 floors with PRIVATE 12x6 m pool, self contained & fully modernised with modern conveniences still keeping the character of the property;

tiled floors, insulated roof, stone walls, wood fires, central heating = cool summer house, warm winter house

Size Sleeps up to 17, 8 bedrooms
Nearest beach Leucate 39 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 6 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Carcassonne 34 km, Nearest railway: Couiza 22 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 2 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (9), Double beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 20, Lounge seats for 18
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

DINING room - large dining table for 18 guests, french doors to balcony, Marble fire place, TV, library, music system;

RECEPTION room, french door to large terrace with further seating &v table, woodburning stove, tv, video/dvd, cd/cassette players, games, cards, lounge seating for 18

KITCHENS with fully fitted, integrated appliances floor & wall units double white ceramic sinks, mixer taps, fridge freezers & machines, gas hobs electric fan assisted ovens, extractors microwaves

BEDROOMS all with en-suite facilities mirrored units with integrated lights, double windows, wardrobes hanging & drawers, hair dryer, 2 have full en-suite

Further details outdoors

Facilities NOT shared only ONE letting to preserve exclusivity & privacy

OUTSIDE: POOL 14x7 metres fenced & landscaped + large terrace & Pergular for shade & luncheon + tables chairs benches hammocks loungers; 20+ person cedar dining table & chairs under the cherry trees, bbq, gardens, 4 hectares land, balconies

a very exiting location to do as much or little as you please

Further details

Reservation secured by a deposit of 25% in € or £ by bank transfer or cheque (subject to clearance).

The balance is to be paid in full 45 days before the rental commences.

Cancellation Policy is as follows:

If you cancel your holiday within the 4 days before the rental commences you will lose your deposit, if you cancel before you will lose the deposit unless we are able to re-let the property. Travel insurance maybe advisable for any unforeseen cancellations.

Changeover day

We are flexible on change over days to suit you but dates need to tie in with existing bookings;

Normal Arrival Vacate times 16.00 & 10.00 hours respectively;

Deposit of 25% for reservation by bank transfer, the balance in full 45 days before arrival

Notes on prices

The prices quoted are based on a maximum of 18 guests although other numbers can be accommodated, revised prices & details on request.

Available from a 3 day minimum reservation outside of peak time but with possible discounts for 2 weeks & over

House towels & bedding are provided for you but not for outside use

Reasonable cleaning of the property is also included after you have vacated

A damage deposit is taken to ensure the property is returned in good & reasonable order

The Languedoc-Roussillon region

The moment you arrive you know you are near the Mediterranean - the crickets, the intoxicating smell of hot pine needles, thyme & the peppery scent of herbs in the sun confirm that you are in this vibrant area,

Some of the finest monuments in Europe are here, many date from Roman times; - this is the centre of Templar & Cathare country in southern France with a castle, abbey or mill attached to almost every town & village;

Carcassonne, principle city of the Aude with its splendid citadel needs little introduction; a stunning walled Cathar city castle; Narbonne - with its Castle & Palace of the Kings of Menorca, pedestrianised street shopping & calm atmosphere of the canal du midi is also not to be missed

Climate generally excellent, 300 sunshine days, maximum for France; clear mountain air, stunning blue skies, hot days with pleasantly cool nights, swim from spring to autumn with wonderful colours around you:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Average F.

54 54 55 64 68 79 82 82 79 70 61 55

Temp. C.

12 12 13 18 20 26 28 28 26 21 16 13

Limoux

The Corbiere form a backdrop to the Mediterranean & are of volcanic origin, quite separate to the Pyrenees, rocky & heavily wooded with clear rivers for swimming & canyonning, renowned by the Romans for its gold, timber & wine; Many castles & mysteries to explore & puzzle over;

Castles - in almost every village & town, primarily, Arques, Auriac, Peyrepertuse, Quéribus, Termes, Villerouge & Rennes le Chateaux (villages of mysteries, possible site of the Holy Grail & Visigoth treasures, as mentioned in books holy blood holy grail & the de Vinci Code, together with Kate Mosse's Labyrinth & Sepulchre) reminders of this era, these castles are striking witnesses to their tragic history but all are ready to explore, ruined, restored & occupied together with monasteries, abbeys, mills;

Villages, towns, museums, theatre, painting, potteries, music concerts, village fairs & fetes, regular markets including monthly antiques market in Limoux, language courses, collect wild fruits like chestnut & champignon, Roman thermal baths + therapy in Spa towns of Alet-les-Bains & Rennes-le-Bains