Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The Cottage is located on the outskirts of Perassay, between La Chatre and Boussac. The nearest larger village is Ste Severe sur Indre which is famous for Jacques Tati and the filming in the '50s of the film 'Jour de Fete'. The surrounding countryside of rolling hills is criss crossed by rivers, streams, walks with many natural landmarks, an absolute must for birdwatchers, walkers, fishing, cycling and history enthusiasts.
Stargazer is away from light polluting towns and cities.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lac du Sidialles 8 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Limoges 141 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||TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Further details outdoors|
The owners invite you to help youself to seasonal fruit and vegetables from the cottage garden.
Welcome pack containing milk,butter,cheese,eggs,beer,wine,fruit juice and bread,is provided for your arrival.
The Loire Valley region
Our cottage is situated in the region of Berry. This is the small part of south-central France which incorporates the two departments of Indre (36) and Cher (18) and the north of departments Allier (03) and Creuse (23), all named after the major rivers that run through them. About 250 kilometres south of Paris, between the Loire valley and the mountains of the Auvergne.
Ste Severe sur Indre
Perassay is a small, typically french, village about 1km from the cottage. There is a small general store where fresh bread is available daily from midday. There is also a bar/tabac.
Ste Severe sur Indre is a lovely small town with a market every Wednesday in the medieval market place. You will find the newly opened Maison Jour de Fete(The Jaques Tati museum) here.
There are several leisure lakes nearby including Lac de Sidialles with man made beaches, boating, pedalos and a bar.
The first stage of the Tour du Limousin ends in Boussac - 20 minutes by car. Boussac is a delightful small town and has a busy market on Thursdays. It has two supermarkets with petrol stations and a couple of pleasant restaurants.
A MUST FOR CYCLING ENTHUSIASTS! The Tour de France 2011, stage 7 finishes in nearby Chateauroux on Friday 8th July and stage 8 departs from Aigurande on Saturday 9th July.
La Chatre is a 25minute drive away where a market is held every Saturday. You will find a good selection of supermarkets here.
George Sands lived in the area and wrote most of her works here. You can visit her home in the chateau at Nohant. She was a great friend of Chopin who often spent time with her. Another chateau worthy of a visit is at nearby Sarzay.
A number of important motorsport events are held in the area.