Cottage / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

The 18th century traditional stone barn has been tastefully converted to provide spacious and comfortable living space for up to 8 people with extra sleeping for two additional guests. Beautifully situated in the Serene valley with fantastic views of surrounding farmland. You will enjoy the chance to get away from it all in quiet river valleys dotted with charming farms and medieval villages (Les Plus Belle Villages de France). Nearby activities include walking,horse-riding, canoeing, tennis, fishing, cycling and rock-climbing.

Oak Tree cottage provides luxurious and spacious accommodation for 8/10 people. There are four bedrooms (2 double and 2 twin plus cot and camp bed), with 2 bathrooms on the first floor. There are also two large reception rooms comprising a well equipped kitchen/diner (approx 40 square yards) and living room (approx 45 square yards) so there is ample space to holiday in comfort. All bed linen and towels are provided. The cottage has large patio areas to all sides with sun loungers, parasols, gas bbq and tables for outside dining. The garden area features a 10m x 5m private swimming pool with both alarm and fence. The pool has sun loungers on the terrace and a lawn area. There is also plenty of off road parking on the private drive.

The Department of Aveyron is one of the last unspoiled regions of France. Situated between the Dordogne and the Mediterranean, the county is one of the largest yet least populated areas of France. Renowned for it's pristine countryside and brilliant sunny summers.Ideal for families and couples alike there is much to see and do but find time to spend idyllic days around the house and pool.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Rodez and Toulouse 75 km, Nearest railway: Najac 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Sleeps up to ten people. On the ground floor there is a large open plan kitchen/dining area well equipped with cooker, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, toaster, coffee-maker etc. There is also an informal seating area with English T.V. Glazed double doors lead to a spacious lounge overlooking the valley view with formal dining area and including sound system and English T.V. Newly renovated to a high standard and providing plenty of space for eight the furniture and fittings are in a comfortable, modern style. For year round bookings heating is by electric central heating.

First floor accessed from lounge staircase

Bedroom One - a double bedded room with wardrobes, drawers, bedside table and chair.

Bedroom Two - a twin bedded room with extra camp bed, wardrobe, drawers, bedside table and chair.

Bathroom One - cubical shower, sink, washing machine and storage.

Separate Toilet

Plus cot.

First accessed from kitchen staircase

Bedroom Three - a double bedded room with wardrobes, drawers, bedside table and chair french windows to patio.

Bedroom Four - a twin bedded room with camp bed, wardrobe, drawers, bedside table and chair.

Bathroom - cubical shower, sink, and storage.

Separate Toilet

Please contact the owner for further details.

Further details outdoors

This is a beautiful location set in lovely peaceful countryside yet convenient for all facilities. The valley location offers superb views with plenty of space both indoors and out to enjoy your holiday to the full.

Sightseeing and walking are most rewarding and full information is provided. Of course the chance to sample the excellent food and wine of the south-west should not be missed.

The cottage has it's own garden and patio areas to all sides of the property. The sunny south facing swimming pool is surrounded by a stone paved patio with lawn and has sun loungers, table and chairs. The property has a spacious private drive with ample parking for four cars.

The nearest village, which is charming and unspoilt, is just five mins by car and has a boulangerie, butcher, chemist, two bars, a restaurant, two supermarkets and a bank. a little further away is Villefranche de Rouergue which offers all the facilities of a large town.

The Midi-Pyrénées region

The Aveyron has been described as one of the last undiscovered regions of France, with its magnificent history evident at every turn. Holiday-makers fall in love with the agricultural nature of the region, set in the valleys and gorges for which it is renowned.

La Fouillade

The picturesque villages of Najac and Cordes -sur-Ciel are only a short distance away and days out to Albi, St Antonin, Conques and St-Cirq-La-Poppie are easy. There are beautiful medieval villages and walled towns which are well worth exploring, discover the history of the One Hundred Years war and the 13th century Cathar Rebellion. Visit the chateau and cathedrals of the area and of course the numerous wine regions of the south-west.