Renovated cottage for holidays in Charente

Lesterps (15km from Confolens), Charente, Poitou Charentes Reference: PC004931 Advertiser since: 3 August 2016
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Petite Aucher Self Catering Saturday 3 6 2 plus cot

About this property

Beautifully Restored 3 Bedroomed Cottage. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Welcome to Petite Aucher, our beautifully restored 3 bedroom cottage, situated in a small hamlet, in the heart of picturesque Charente countryside. Located in a peaceful rural setting, 3 miles from the village of Lesterps where you will find a tabac, depot du pain, butchers and our local bar/restaurant, "Les Tilleuls".
  
Petite Aucher, completed in 2016, has stunning views and is nestled amongst pastures and woodlands. There is a labyrinth of pathways and bridle paths right outside the door, ideally suited for both walkers and cyclists.
  
With it's own above ground pool and private garden, Petite Aucher is also suited for those wishing for a more relaxed stay.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Open plan kitchen, dining and living area. Well equipped fitted kitchen with modern units and gas cooker.

Separate large utility room with fridge-freezer, washing machine, microwave and iron/ironing board.

Travelcot and highchair available.

Living rooms

Seating area with tv/dvd player. Free wi-fi. Selection of books and games are available.

Frenchdoors lead out to south-facing terrace.

Bedrooms

Bedroom 1 and 2 - large antique beds with space for travelcot.

Bedroom 3 - Twin-bedded room, reached through bedroom 2 - ideal for children.

Bathrooms

Shower cubicle, wash basin and wc. Hairdryer and towels provided.

Separate downstairs toilet.

Heating

The cottage is fully heated and double-glazed.

Entertainment

Tv/dvd. Free wi-fi. Selection of books and games are available.

Garden and outside

South-facing terrace with outdoor dining furniture, barbecue, sunloungers and outdoor lighting.

Large hexagonal above ground pool (installed Spring 2016).

The garden is fully secure and secluded.

Parking and garages

There is plenty of parking and secure storage for bikes etc.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

Activities

Cycling

The Owner Recommends

Aventure parc - Massignac

Situated in Massignac, this adventure park offers more than 70 activities amongst the trees. Seven different courses of varying difficulties, a long zip line across the lake, bungee jumping, forest jump airbags for adults and children alike. (approx 40 min drive)

Cognac tasting tours

Visit the beautiful town of Cognac and sample the delights of the Cognac distilleries. Both large and small “maisons” are located in Cognac - Hennessy, Remy Martin and Martell all offer guided tasting tours. (approx 1.5 hour drive)

Futuroscope - Poitiers

One of France's most popular amusement parks and the only one of its kind in Europe, with over 25 original experiences waiting for you. (approx 1.5 hour drive)

Golf - St Junien

18 holes - par 72, set in a splendid wooded setting, this golf course is suited to players of every level. (approx 30 min drive)

La Planète des Crocodiles

The Planet of Crocodiles is a zoological and botanical park, represented by more than 200 animals among which are the alligators of China and the Mississippi. Also, more than 1000 different exotic plants all housed within an impressive tropical greenhouse. (approx 1 hour drive)

Nautilis Water Park - Angouleme

Large indoor and outdoor waterpark to suit the whole family. (approx 1 hour drive)

Oradour - Centre of Memory

The Centre of Memory explains the tragic events in Oradour-sur-Glane June 10, 1944, where 642 people were massacred by the Waffen SS Das Reich division. The village has remained intact after the passage of the Nazis. (approx 20 min drive)

Parc Bellevue - Limoges

Fun park suitable for families with younger children. (approx 40 min drive)

Vallee des Signes - near Civray

The Valley of the Monkeys, a zoo dedicated to primates. Apes, monkeys and lemurs living in natural habitats with walk-through enclosures. This is both an entertainment venue but also a place of knowledge of wilderness and ecological awareness. (approx 40 min drive)

Velorail - Confolens

A unique trip on an old railway track between Roumazières and Confolens, crossing viaducts, rivers, grassland and forest. (Approx 20 min drive)