This stunning holiday home France is in the wine making village of Caux near Pezenas in the South of France. This 19th century property was originally 3 houses made into one large house on several levels with terraces, a courtyard garden and heated swimming pool. This holiday home France also benefits from internet, air con, UK Satellite TV and wifi internet. The holiday home sleeps 10 people in 5 bedrooms.
Over the years, this holiday home in France has been used as the village Pharmacie and as an 18th Century Relai de Poste (coach house and Inn). The holiday home retains many of the original features including the stone carved horse trough, stone staircases, fine ceiling beams and massive arches. The holiday home is set with within huge surrounding walls that provide totally privacy for the garden and heated swimming pool.
The property has been renovated to a very high standard and is beautifully furnished to satisfy tastes both old and young. Built originally as 4 and 6 Place Basse, the enormous master bedroom on the second floor occupies the entire floor area of No 4 and includes a private terrace. In total there are 5 bedrooms with 2 ensuite bathrooms plus 1 shared bathroom and separate WC's. 3 of the bedrooms are air conditioned with air circulators in the remainder.
The fully equipped kitchen includes an American style fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and range cooker. The adjoining dining room has a large oak table with seating for 8-10 people and patio doors lead out to the sunny courtyard garden with dining terrace and BBQ. The large living room comes with UK satellite TV, DVD's and Wi-Fi internet. There is also a small second sitting room on the first floor, also with UK satellite TV
Outside: there is a beautiful courtyard garden completely enclosed by stone walls. The heated swimming pool measures 6m x 4m and comes with a security alarm. There is a lovely terrace for outdoor meals. There is also a large double garage. There are terraces at second floor level which provide lovely views over the surrounding village and endless vineyards and there is a very large 1st floor side terrace which includes a full sized table tennis table. The garden and pool are all delightfully illuminated at night.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 2 en suites|
|Nearest beach||Vias Plage 26 km|
|Nearest Amenities||250 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Beziers 30 km, Nearest railway: Beziers 28 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (3), Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
This holiday home in France is only 1 minute's walk from all local facilities, including 2 restaurants, 2 boulangeries, a first class butcher and green grocer plus on Fridays a bustling local market. Caux itself boasts a 13th century church whose tower can be climbed to give the most wonderful view of the surrounding vineyards, the Mediterranean coastline and the Black mountains inland. Caux is just a short drive from Pezenas made famous by Moliere, and now a centre of culture and history with an endless choice of pavement cafes, bars and restaurants.
- Bassin de Thau - a calm inland sea teeming with fish. A breeding place for oysters and shellfish, producing over half the oysters consumed in France. Villages, such as Bouzigues and Meze, have many restaurants serving sumptuous platters of fresh shellfish.
- Haut-Languedoc Regional Nature Park - gorges, Lac de Salagou, a very beautiful area only 30 minutes drive away, with its stunning gorges and wuperb walking, hiking, river rafting, watersports and carp fishing.
- Roquebrun (called “Little Nice“) with its Mediterranean garden with over 400 species.
- Pezenas - City of Moliere with an exceptional architectural heritage. Numerous arts and crafts artists
with workshops open to the public. Large market every Saturday.
- Spain - an hour`s drive to the border.
- Barcelona - approximately 3 hours` drive
You have your choice of airports across the South of France to reach Caux, French holidays villa. You can :
Fly to Perpignan (1 hour)
Fly to Carcassonne (1 hour)
Fly to Montpellier (45 mins)
Fly to Nimes (1 hour 15 mins)
Fly to Beziers (30 mins)
Booking terms for this French holidays villa are as follows. £200 security deposit required, sorry no pets, linen and towels included