|Les Hirondelles||Self Catering||Saturday||5||10||3||1 Childs bed or 1 camp cot in adults room.|
Our house is a large village house with private pool.
It is well equipped with all modern amenities. There is plenty of parking in the road outside the house and the garden is available for children to play in.
The kitchen has a fridge-freezer, electric kettle, Nepresso coffee-machine, toaster, dishwasher, large gas oven and for your safety, a fire blanket, smoke alarm and carbon monoxide alarm.
Leading from the kitchen you will find the laundry with microwave and 2 other fridges and a washing machine.
The double doors lead out onto your seating area and pool.
The large living room has a long table suitable for at least 10 people and also sofas for your comfort. If you are staying in the winter, there is a logburner.
Upstairs is a chill out zone where the tv is situated with a choice of French or English tv.
Wi-fi is available in this area too.
A large selection of indoor game is to be found in this area too.
Upstairs there is a double room and a smaller children's twin room. Both have wardrobes and drawers to store all your clothes.
Downstairs there are 2 twin rooms and a further double. All the rooms have plenty of storage.
Upstairs is a shower room and downstairs there is a bathroom leading from the laundry and another shower room.
All the bedrooms have a plug in radiator and the lounge has a very large woodburner.
TV in French and English are available, wi-fi too
The pool is for your sole use and there are 10 loungers ready for you to work on your tan.
In the garden there are a selection of outside games, including table tennis, a badminton net and boules.
On a serious note the pool is fitted with an alarm which complies with the French law and emits a loud screech if anyone falls in unintentionally.
There is a long table suitable for 10 people with comfy chairs.
A bbq is there for your use too.
A retractable washing line can be used if you require .
The village is quiet and you can park in front of the house easily.
The property does have a few up and down steps in order to access the bedrooms.
All the bedrooms are supplied with an optional mosquito deterrent and a fan.
All bed linen is supplied as are bath, hand and swimming towels.
You will find bath mats and hand towels in each bathroom and tea towels in the kitchen.
We have owned this property for 15 years but only recently renovated to make the gite.<br/>I am retired and live in the adjoining house on hand in case of necessity.<br/>We have a Cairn Terrier but she will not be allowed to your property without invitation.<br/>My husband is still working in England and visits very often.
|Year property purchased||2002|
|Why this location?||Not too far to drive in one day from the ferry or tunnel and there are 2 airports both within one hour.
There are plenty of thing to do in the location and all within easy drives.
|Unique benefits of property||It is an old property, but the interior has all the modern requirements for day to day living. It is in a quiet hamlet/village with very little traffic.
The house is large and roomy with plenty of space indoors in case of inclement weather.
Three bathrooms and a separate chill zone for tv and games. Wi-fi is also available.
The pool is built into what used to be a cow shed.
A spectacle of history from vikings to the renaissance du Chateau ending in the evening with a light show.
Ride on the enormous elephant and see the other fantastic mechanical creatures.
Great for walking, mountain biking, horse riding, and boat hire on the lake.
A maze of canals to explore and hire a punt for some family fun.
Well worth a visit to the chic town and the very special island which is a favorite spot for the French to holiday.
Beautiful beaches of Tranche sur Mer, my favorite, Jard sur Mer and the better known starting point of the Vendee globe race at Les Sables d'Olonne.