House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8
A large stone-built villa, entirely restored and re-decorated, surrounded by a large
Mediterranean garden. The property has a private swimming pool, and is situated
close to a village with all the usual amenities.
This part of the south of France has its own micro-climate with long sunny days in
the summer and very mild winters. The region also has a wide variety of tourist
attractions to suit everyone’s taste.
Driving is a joy. This is far from the heavy traffic of the cities and motorways.
The small countryside roads allow the tourist to enjoy the beauty of the landscapes,
and the sweet-smelling garrigue, and surrounded by the largest wine domain in France.
The villa is situated close to a village, midway between the mountains and the sea.
It only takes about 20 – 30 minutes by car to reach the busy Mediterranean resorts or
beaches, or the peaceful foothills of the Cévennes.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Cap d'Agde 40 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Béziers Cap d'Agde 30 km, Nearest railway: Agde 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
The villa has a total living area of 160 m2. It was completely renovated
in 2004 - repainted, re-decorated and new floors fitted. There are new furnishings,
new linen and the decorations are fresh, with gay and clear colours.
A very light and airy veranda, which opens onto the pool and has views over the
A bedroom with a double bed (160 cm x 200 cm) and a bathroom with WC.
A bedroom with 2 single beds (90 cm x 190cm), which can be put together to make
one single large bed.
A bedroom with 2 bunk beds (90 cm x 190cm), plus 2 additional mattresses, so 4
persons could sleep here comfortably (even 6 people if needed).
A shower room with WC.
An independent toilet (there are 3 in the whole villa).
A fully fitted kithchen.
A large combined living room and dining room.
A terrace, close to the dining room, with a BBQ.
A mezzanine area with a television set and a sofa which could be used as an
extra-bed if needed.
The villa can take up to 8 people who can then live comfortably, but 10 people
is also possible.
|Further details outdoors|
THE LAND : The house is in the middle of a huge garden of 9,000 m2, all of which
is totally enclosed. It is well stocked with a wide variety of trees and Mediterranean
plants: olive trees, almond trees, different fruits trees, and different
“herbes de Provence” growing between the rocks.
Arrivals on Saturdays at 4pm, departure on saturdays at 10am
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
Two km away is the village of Roujan. This is a small and quiet Languedoc village,
typical of the region. All the usual amenities are there including baker’s shops,
grocery shops, bank and post office, as well as doctors, a dentist, a pharmacy,
and two petrol stations.
In the surrounding area there are plenty of wine domains that tourists can visit.
Here it is possible to taste and sample the many different regional wines available.
And of course, this part of the south of France is just as famous for its fine food,
with local cafés and restaurants serving traditional dishes.
There are plenty of things to see and do within walking distance of the villa.
You can explore the local countryside by simply walking around the different
vineyards using the many footpaths. Alternatively, mountain bikes are available
to go further afield.
Mediterranean beaches. The closest beaches are around 20 minutes away, driving
towards Sète and Cap d’Agde. Spain is just 1h30 away via the motorway.
Mountains. The lake “lac du Salagou” is just 15 minutes away and is a great tourist
attraction. A little further away is the mountainous region of the Cévennes.
Here, tourists can visit the “Cirque de Mourèze” or the gorges of Héric
The historic town of Pézenas (visit the websites below) is just 10 kms away.
Pézenas has larger shops and supermarkets. There are also many antiques shops
offering articles from a bygone age plus a variety of small shops selling handcrafted
objects, many typical of the region.
Pézenas is also famous for being the home of Molière, one of France’s greatest
playwrights. Molière spent part of his life in Pézenas, writing and presenting his
plays for the Prince de Conti and the King Louis XIV. In more modern times, the
town was the birthplace of a famous French singer and comedian, Bobby Lapointe.