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This villa is in a very pretty region of south-west Brittany known as Cornouaille, to the south of Quimper in south Finistere. Quietly set but only a short drive to the beach, with an indoor pool which is unusual in Brittany.
The house is furnished in traditional French country style, which is a bit old fashioned, but it is spacious, well equipped, and very well maintained inside and out.
Ground Floor: Kitchen with mixed 4-ring hob, built-in oven, fridge-freezer, kettle, dishwasher and washing machine. The dining area is combined within the lounge.
Ground floor: Combined living and dining room with comfortable seating, television, dvd, hi-fi and wi-fi.
First floor: Four bedrooms, 2 doubles (140cm), triple with 3 singles and a quad with double (140cm) and twin bunk beds.
Ground floor: Bathroom with bath and shower over. Separate wc.
First floor: Bathroom with bath, shower over and wc.
The house has a large enclosed garden, 1000m², with lawn and flowerbeds, south-facing terrace with access to the swimming pool, built-in barbecue and garden furniture for outdoor meals.
Garage with space for 2 cars and plenty of parking within the property.
Indoor heated pool (7 x 3.3m).
The nearest little town is Le Guilvinec, 4km, which has tennis courts, bike hire and more beaches, and a beach club for children.
Lechiagat has a beautiful sandy beach and a sailing school and is around 3km away.
There is much to visit in this area including the Musée de Musique Mechanique at Combrit, 12km, and the Musée des Bigouden at Pont l’Abbé.
The area around Penmarch, known as the Pays de Bigouden, is famous for the tall white lace hats or coiffes traditionally worn by Breton women. Pointe de la Torche 8km, is famous for windsurfing.
It is about 8km to the historic town of Pont l’Abbé and the picturesque fishing villages of Penmarch and Loctudy.
The nearest large town is Quimper 25km, which has a very picturesque centre.