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Maison Foussat – Home 222592 House

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

House / 3 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 86 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

We rent on a weekly basis. We recommend arrival on Friday to encounter the market on Saturday morning which brings in people from all over the area, The house is on 3 levels with a roof terrace and a terrace off the main floor sitting room. There are 3 bedrooms with double beds. A crib for infants is also available. The kitchen is fully equipped and the pantry is well stocked with spices and condiments. Write to us for more pictures.

The house is a few hundred yards from la vallée de l'eure, with Roman ruins numerous hiking trails. One hundred yards in the other direction is the Place aux herbes, where there is a market twice a week and otherwise numerous places to have coffee, a meal or just a glass of wine.

Further details outdoors

There is an outdoor table and chairs on each terrace. Parking is not supplied by us, but by the municipality. There is a covered parking Gide 300 yards from the house and a free parking lot 500 yards from the house. The town has

We rent on a weekly basis. We recommend arrival on Friday to encounter the market on Saturday morning which brings in people from all over the area, The house is on 3 levels with a roof terrace and a terrace off the main floor sitting room. There are 3 bedrooms with double beds. A crib for infants is also available. The kitchen is fully equipped and the pantry is well stocked with spices and condiments. Write to us for more pictures.

The house is a few hundred yards from la vallée de l'eure, with Roman ruins numerous hiking trails. One hundred yards in the other direction is the Place aux herbes, where there is a market twice a week and otherwise numerous places to have coffee, a meal or just a glass of wine.

Further details outdoors

There is an outdoor table and chairs on each terrace. Parking is not supplied by us, but by the municipality. There is a covered parking Gide 300 yards from the house and a free parking lot 500 yards from the house. The town has a swimming pool and tennis courts.Uzès has a market on Saturday and a organic market on Wednesday (150 yards from the house). The Saturday market is renowned and is both fun (music, a mime, etc.) and busy. Because of this we use Friday as a changeover day and then you can go to the market on Saturday.Uzès is a lively medieval town, distinguished as the first Duché of France. With it's fine chateau and various towers and fortress buildings dating from the 12th century, it has been a national protected site since the 1950s. 100 yards from the Maison Foussat is the huge "Place aux Herbes" with outdoor cafés and a huge market each Saturday, as well as a smaller organic market on Wednesdays. The town is full of shops and restaurants; there are a number of banks, a bus station, and a cinema. Uzès is also the home to several summer festivals, including a modern dance festival and several types of music.Uzès is surrounded by picturesque towns and villages, each with it's own character. St. Quentin la Poterie, a village 3 km away is known internationally for it's pottery studios and pottery museum. A 15 minute drive brings you to the Pont du Gard - a world heritage site. It is an enormous bridge - part of a Roman aqueduct that carried water from the springs in Uzès to Nimes. Both Avignon with the Palais des Papes and a fantastic summer festival, and Nimes with it's superb Colleseum are within a 45 minute drive. Arles, the town of Van Gogh, Orange with the Arausio - an intact Roman Theater, the Camargue with its famous "chevaux blancs", the beaches of Montpellier, the Luberon, and the Cevennes are all just an hour or so away. Also nearby is the beautiful gorge of the Ardèche,.There is wonderful bathing in the Cèze or in the Gardon at the Pont du Gard. Kayaks and canoes are available at the Cèze and the Gardon; longer rafting trips take place on the Ardèche. The country roads are perfect for bicycling, and are small country lanes and paths for walking.

Location description from owner

The Languedoc-Roussillon region

The climate is semiarid. The summers are warm but cool in the evening.

Originally Ucetia, Uzs was a small Gallo-Roman oppidum, or administrative settlement. The town lies at the source of the Eure, from where a Roman aqueduct was built in the first century BC, to supply water to the local city of Nmes, 25KM away. The most famous stretch of the aqueduct is the Pont du Gard, which carried fresh water over splendid arches across the river Gardon.

The Cathedral was destroyed in the Albigensian Crusade, rebuilt, and destroyed again in the 16th century Wars of Religion. Rebuilt again in the 17th century, it was stripped out during the French Revolution. The 11th century Romanesque Tour Fenestrelle ("Window Tower"), with its paired windows, is probably the most famous icon of the city.

Uzes

Some spectacular places nearby
Pont de Gard - famous Roman aqueduct and
Avignon - the palace of the Popes
Saint-Quentin le Poterie - wonderful pottery museum and plenty of local craftsmen
Nimes - most intact Roman Colosseum and other Roman remains
Many local vineyards - taste the wine - see the vines and the vats.
Orange - great Roman theater
La Bambouseraie
Arles - museum of Roman artifacts, workplace of Van Gogh and Gaugan
Aix en Provence - Matisse, Picasso, .....
Les Baux de Provence - beautiful hilltop town
hot air ballooning, kayaking, golfing, swimming in the Gardon river

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Families

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
  • Cot available

Bed & bathroom

  • 3 Double Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 En suite

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Brayton G
Response rate:
67%
Calendar updated:
17 Jul 2015
Years listed:
4
Based in:
United States

Languages spoken: English


This House has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 19 Apr 2012. Located in Gard, the average weekly rate is £995.

The Owner has a response rate of 67% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 17 Jul 2015.

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