Two hundred year old restored stone barn set in an acre of garden and young orchard. Arrival can be any day of the week and the minimum rental period is only 3 nights.
Rasterac is a very peaceful farming hamlet of just 5 houses outside the village of Berrac. The barn has a separate entrance from the main house, has wonderful views of beautiful unspoiled countryside from the terrace and is peaceful and relaxing.
There is a 11 x 4m swimming pool shared with the resident English owners.
Well equipped open kitchen with gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine. Dining table and chairs.
Open plan living room with staircase to mezzanine bedroom. Double doors leading to large shady terrace.
Mezzanine bedroom with 140cm wide double bed and single bed.
Bathroom on the ground floor with walk in shower, handbowl and toilet. Heated towel rail.
Wood burning stove and storage heater.
English and French tv, dvd player, cd player, books and lots of local history information.
Garden and orchard approximately 1 acre with lovely views over the Gers valley and towards the Pyrenees. Large terrace for eating out. Bicycles can be used to explore the area.
Plenty of parking space.
Suitable for couples. There is no fixed arrival day and the minimum rental period is 3 nights.
|Year property purchased||1999|
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The autoroute at Agen is 25 minutes away making Bordeaux, Toulouse and Albi easy day trips.
There are many beautiful medieval villages/towns with easy reach. Montreal, Fourcès, Eauze to name but a few. Lectoure, our nearest town, has a thermal spa, cathedral, museum and a great Friday market as well as some good restaurants.
This part of France is known for good food and particularly for duck - in all it's forms! We provide a list of recommended local restaurants and vineyards for wine-tasting.
The markets are very colourful and full of locally produced fresh food that tastes like food should and at very reasonable prices.
There are 3 spa towns in the Gers, Barbotan les Thermes, Castera-Verdauzan and Lectoure which is just 15 mins from Rasterac. You can book all sorts of treatments or simply enjoy an hour or 2 using the pool, hammam, sauna etc.
There is an acqua park in Condom (15kms) and most villages/towns in the area have swimming lakes. Gondrin is a highlight (about 40mins from Rasterac) where there are all sorts of water thrills.
Rasterac is close to the Lectoure to Condom section of the St Jacques de Compostella camino as well as the Coeur de Gascogne route. We provide walking maps and guides.