House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
The house was fully renovated in 2013 to a very high standard consisting of 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, powder room and an American style kitchen which is open to a salon and a dining areas. The kitchen is designed for food lovers as it has an island with a breakfast counter, an American-style refrigerator with an automatic ice maker, a Lacanche six-burner stove along with two ovens, microwave, Miele dishwasher and coffee machine. The house is about 140 m2.
The interior has been beautifully designed featuring various antique crystal chandeliers, modern art and contemporary furniture and each room has been beautifully finished with ceiling corniches and ceiling roses. The contemporary Jøtul wood-burning fireplace adds an element of cosiness in the open kitchen, salon and dining areas.
The house comes with modern amenities like complimentary wifi and a large HD flat screen TV with international channels.
The house is located in a historic medieval village, Mont-Sain-Jean, and is perfectly placed to explore the Burgundy (its famous wines, gastronomy, chateaux, historical sites, nature and much more).
There are two restaurants (Les Roches and Le Medieval) in the village (within minutes walk from Maison au Monument).
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||15 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Lyon 233 km, Nearest railway: Dijon Ville 62 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Burgundy region
If you wish to visit châteaux and historical sites, you can visit Abbaye de Fontenay (a world UNESCO heritage site), Château de Bussy-Rabutin, Château de Châteauneuf-en-Auxois, Château de Commarin, Alésia (if you are interested in Roman history), Château de la Rochepot, Château du Clos de Vougeot and Abbaye de Citeaux.
If you interested in golf, the cottage is within a 15 minute drive to one of the best golf courses in Burgundy (Golf du Château de Chailly).
If you are interested in exploring medieval villages and larger towns, you will enjoy Semur-en-Auxois, Flavigny-sur-Ozerin, Avallon, Beaune, Autun, Dijon, Chablis, Noyers and Vézelay.
For the foodies, you can experience Bernard Loiseau in Saulieu, Marc Meneau in Saint-Père (Vézelay), Lameloise in Chagny, Le Chassagne in Chassagne-Montrachet and Stephane Derbord in Dijon to name a few.
The "Maison au Monument" is situated in the centre of a pretty hilltop medieval village of Mont-Saint-Jean, which is located in the heart of the Côte d'Or and surrounded by many places of interest. Within a one hour drive, visitors can visit the famous Burgundy vineyards, visit châteaux and historical sites, play golf on a full length 18-hole golf course, explore many pretty medieval towns and experience many of the Michelin-starred restaurants.
For the wine lovers, you can visit the famous Burgundy vineyards in the Côte-de-Nuits, Côte-de-Beaune and Chablis and taste their wines.