Rural Farmhouse with pool in Auvergne

2km from Meillard, Allier, Auvergne Reference: OA005553 Advertiser since: 1 June 2017
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Le Rif Self Catering Saturday 4 8 1

About this property

Tranquillity with private pool . This villa is in a rural setting.

A secluded bourbonnais farmhouse set in 30 acres.
Private 16' above ground pool.
Ideal for family holidays



Kitchen and dining

Kitchen with lots of work surfaces and cupboards.
Range with gas hob and oven, fridge, microwave.
Welcome pack include salt, pepper, dishwasher tablet, washing up liquid and small sample of food items.

Living rooms

Sofa and chairs.
Sofa converts to a double bed if required.
Television with English Freesat, dvd player that plays cds also.
Patio doors out to bbq area.
Wi-fi is available at no extra cost. It is not super-fast or 100% reliable but normal browsing and email is fine.


•Bedroom 1 has a double bed.
•Bedroom 2 has a double bed.
•Bedroom 3 has a small double bed.
•(2 person Sofa bed in living room)
•Bedroom 4 has a double bed. Important!
Enquire for details


Bathroom with bath and shower.
Washing machine
Separate shower and wc.
Towels and a toilet roll included.


Full central heating


Television with English Freesat, dvdplayer that plays cds also.
Patio doors out to bbq area.
Wi-fi is available at no extra cost. It is not super-fast or 100% reliable but normal

Garden and outside

Bbq furnished with charcoal for the first burn.
Seating for 8 plus table, 2 sunloungers.
16 foot diameter by 48 inch deep pool for children (sole use).
Vegetable garden/orchard may have surplus fruit etc. Please help yourself to whatever is in season.
30 acres of land to explore – There may be cows and sheep in some fields, please avoid these or use usual caution.

Parking and garages

Plenty of parking for several cars.

Visitor suitability

Families or couples.
All but one bedroom are on the ground floor and access ramp provided for wheelchair users.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

* Vet details: Vet at Cressange (20 mins drive)



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Plenty of walking routes and 30 acres of our own land to explore

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Stephen Melhuish

We are almost retired and spend several months in France either at this or another property we own in Allier.<br/>The change of pace when we cross the channel is what we like about living in France.<br/>We have been letting for five years now and our guests love the area and the property as much as we do.<br/>

Year property purchased 2014
Why this location? We bought Le Rif as our retirement home in France and before we make the final move are letting it out as a gite.
Unique benefits of property Le Rif is rural, neighbour free yet accessible for all facilities

The Owner Recommends

Maison Pétillat

A superb local vineyard, 20 minutes walk from Le Rif

Brasserie de la Motte Juillet

Local brewery in Treban.
A warm British welcome :)