Holiday villa with pool on Aquitaine coast - AG005698

Vensac (10km from Lesparre-Medoc), Gironde, Aquitaine Reference: AG005698 Advertiser since: 11 September 2017
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Vensac Villa Self Catering Flexible 3 6 1 An extra single bed can be added to double bedroom

About this property

House With Pool In Large Gardens 10 min From Beach. This cottage/gite is in a coastal setting.

Spacious detached country house set in 2 acres of private gardens just ten minutes from the silver sands of the Atlantic coast.
Two double bedrooms plus one king size double bed in the mezzanine area of the main house.
Private pool and barbecue area. Ample parking.
Airports nearby at Bordeaux and Bergerac with BA, Easyjet, Ryanair and Flybe
We have a couple of bikes available for the cycle path direct to the coast. Head to the beach for walking, surfing and sunbathing with plenty of space - or enjoy some visits to local vinyards (Rothschild and other Grand Crus).
There are plenty of UK socket points and adaptors so there's no need to bring any travel plugs.
Please note that there is just one bathroom (with shower) and a separate toilet. None of the rooms are ensuite unfortunately. If all goes well we shall have a second bathroom ready for the 2019 season.
Bed linen and bath towels are provided, please bring your own pool and beach towels.
The garden is enclosed in a 1.8m fence (6ft) and the gates are electric operated so younger children are free to play and wander.
A pool alarm is provided and extra fencing can be arranged as well if required.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

The kitchen has gas hobs, microwave, electric oven and a Bosch dishwasher. There is a washing machine and tumble dryer.
More importantly you have both a charcoal barbecue and a gas barbecue for cooking and eating under the wisteria canopy beside the pool.

Living rooms

The house has air conditioning and being situated in the pine woodland it remains comfortable in the heat of summer too.
There are two tvs- each with surround sound and dvd player.
There is a UK satellite service and Chromecast for Netflix etc as well.

Bedrooms

There are two double bedrooms downstairs, and one kingsize double bedroom area in the mezzanine above the lounge area.
We will put a single bed in one of the double bedrooms if required for your children for example.
Bath towels are provided.
Please let us know if you need to borrow beach towels.
All bedrooms have air conditioning.

Bathrooms

Please note that there is just one bathroom (with shower) and a separate toilet. None of the rooms are en suite unfortunately. If all goes well we shall have a second bathroom ready for the 2018 season.

Heating

Airco services and cools the whole house in the summer.

Entertainment

There is UK Satellite tv (Freeview) plus cd/dvd player. Chromecast will allow you to watch Netflix etc. if you bring a phone or tablet with your subscription.
There's wi-fi throughout although speeds are not brilliant. However we do manage OK with streaming services.

Garden and outside

The house is set in two acres of private grounds - all fenced in and shaded by approximately 60 trees and shrubs. We have an additional 90 young shrubs and bushes planted recently.
There is a vegetable garden with seasonal cherry tomatoes and wild strawberries available for guests to help themselves to.
The pool is approximately 5m by 10m and 1.8m deep in the centre.

Parking and garages

Unlimited parking in the grounds.

Information about any additional facilities

Bicycles are provided for touring the local cycle path network.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Private pool

* Vet details: Vensac vets Clinique Vétérinaire Lac et Océan Dr LANGFORD Alexandra head practice: 8 Impasse Roussignan 33990 Naujac sur Mer 09.54.39.74.40

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Montalivet
Distance: 10 km

Cycling

Family activities

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Grayan
Distance: 10 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Periguys
Distance: 8 km

Mountain biking

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Medoc Wines

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: 0

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Medoc - nearest is Chateau David in Vensac
Distance: 1 km

Wine tasting and cookery

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Michael lurcock

Hi - I'm a UK national and keen amateur sportsman who used to own a family hotel - so know all about having everything ready for you when you arrive. I am always on call by phone and text and look forward to welcoming you to our house in Vensac.

Year property purchased 2011
Why this location? It's a big house with its own pool set in massive grounds. It's in the forest and stays cool despite being only ten minutes from the Atlantic coast and endless sandy beach as far as you can see.
Unique benefits of property You have a big pool all to yourselves.
The house stays cool in the forest glades (and with air conditioning in every room)
The cycling is great and the cycle path to the beach runs past your front gate.
The surfing is fantastic too.

The Owner Recommends

Beaches

Beaches
You can cycle to the beaches using cycle paths and avoiding traffic in 25-35 minutes.
The nearest beach is ‘Le Gurp’ which has a few cafes and boulangerie serving a large campsite. Naturism is quite acceptable on the beach.
The beaches on the way to Montalivet are also popular with parking on the roadside.