La Vieille Maison
House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
La Vieille Maison dates back to the 19th Century and has undergone a complete renovation. It has been finished to a high standard and has many original features on show - such as wooden beams and a stone staircase.
On the ground floor there is a fully equipped kitchen which leads into the cosy lounge. Here you will find a log burner for those long winter nights and comfortable sofas on which to relax.
There is a separate utility area to the other side of the kitchen, with a WC, washing machine and office area - with a computer allowing internet access. Wi-Fi is also available.
On the first floor are two en suite bedrooms - one with a king sized bed, and the other with two twin beds. Both have built in wardrobes and a chest of drawers. There is a cot for young children, and a high chair, changing mat and plastic crockery & cutlery is also provided.
Outside is a lovely terrace, with patio chairs, table and a BBQ. This leads on to the lawned gardens where you will find the 10 x 5m heated pool and paddling pool, children's swings and plenty of space for the children to run around! There is also a large games room with PS2, and many other toys for your children.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||La Tranche sur Mer 40 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nantes 70 km, Nearest railway: Chantonnay 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Further details indoors|
- The Computer has secure internet access
- Wi-Fi internet access is available
- The whole house benefits from central heating
- There is an additional heating charge for the colder months (€25 per week)
- All bed linens and towels are provided, except pool towels
- Stairgates and pool fencing is provided for the security of your children
|Further details outdoors|
- There is plenty of off road parking for several cars
- The terrace, pool and garden areas are shared with our other holiday home - La Maison en Pierre
- The Pool is securely fenced and has sun loungers and a decking area
- There is a large games room in the courtyard, complete with toys, PS2, DVDs, Videos and games
- The swimming pool is open from Easter until the end of September
- The pool is shared with 1 other house and the owners
- There is a heating charge for the winter months (€25 per week)
- Please bring your own pool towels
The Poitou-Charentes/Vendee region
St Juire is set in the beautiful countryside of the Vendée. In the nearby unspoilt village of Bazoges you will find a magnificent medieval donjon (keep) along with its beautifully laid out garden and a very popular restaurant. For those who fancy a stroll, there is a large picturesque lake at St Martin Lars or a lovely walk along the river banks, behind the chateau at Sainte Hermine.
Luçon, with its 16th century cathedral and hidden Jardin Dumaine, is within a 20 minutes easy drive. The renaissance town of Fontenay-Le-Comte offers guided tours around the Chateau de Terre Neuve and a lot more besides.
For a spot of wine-tasting, head of to the nearby town of Mareuil-sur-Lay, where local wines can be sampled. Fishing is a popular sport in the Vendée and there are many lakes and rivers to choose from. If golf is your preferred sport, there a 5 golf courses in the region.
The famous sandy Vendéen beaches are approximately a 45 minute drive away, where a host of water sports are available. The unmissable theme park of Le Puy de Fou is 50 minutes away and the exciting and fun-packed Futuroscope is to be found at Poitiers.
St Juire Champgillon
La Maison en Pierre is set in the picturesque village of St Juire where you will find a bar/cafe, a small shop and an excellent restaurant, as well as a hairdresser and the Mairie, where postcards & stamps can be purchased. Fresh bread is delivered to the village 3 times a day, so a local baguette is always available.
The village hosts a small, yet popular local produce market on the 1st Sunday morning of the month and every Sunday morning in July & August. St Juire is known for its free art exhibitions hosted during the summer months. It is surrounded by deserted farm tracks that are perfect for easy and safe cycling and walking.
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23 Jul 2014
Acceuil chaleureux de la part des propriétaires. Maison confortable d'une propreté impeccable. Un petit bémol pour la proximité du 2ème gîte, mais nous gardons un souvenir très agréable d… More
27 Oct 2013
"Hard to beat!"
We stayed at La Vielle Maison in August and had the most amazing week. The property was appointed to the highest standards and the grounds and pool were amazing. Our children had the best time explo… More
7 Aug 2013
"The pictures do not do it justice!"
Me, my wife and our three children aged between 1 and 10 had a fantastic week. Everything you need or would want is there, great setting, fantastic pool area. Will be going back next year or the one … More
10 Sep 2012
"Fantastic House - Perfect location and excellent facilities for the children"
We stayed in the 2 bedroom house and were very surprised by the size of the property. The house is beautifully decorated and catered for our every need. With two young boys (aged 7 and 4) we were wo… More
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