Lovely French villa style home to let, Aunac

2km from Aunac, Charente, Poitou Charentes Reference: PC005205 Advertiser since: 12 January 2017
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
French Villa Self Catering Saturday 3 8 1

About this property

Lovely French Villa Style Home. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

The house is a 3 bedroom French Villa style home. Clean, spacious with a log fire and half an acre of surrounding garden for all the summer evenings bbqs and outdoor entertainment.
Nearby: shops, pony club, free tennis, hiking path, Charente edge to picnic (700m), canoe-kayak, race track (15km), Castle of Bayers Verteuil, La Rochefoucauld. Archaeological and Neolithic sites, Francophone film festival in Angouleme in August, festival of comics in Angoulême in January.It is 15 miles south of Ruffec and only 30 minutes from the bustling city of Angoulême. The nearest supermarket is just 10 minutes drive, and there are hypermarkets at Ruffec which is about 20 minutes drive. There is a boulangerie and traditional French bar/restaurant 3-4 minutes away.

The area offers a vast choice of things to do.
There are beautiful villages such as Nanteuil-en Vallée with it's pretty streets, or larger, busier places such as La Rochefaucauld or Angoulême. A variety of sports are available nearby. Golf, karting, horse riding, ice-skating, canoeing along the Charente river, and there are a number of water sports available at the man-made beaches of the Lac de Lavaud or Angoulême.The distilleries of Cognac are one hours drive away, there a number of beautiful chateaux to see, and the coast is about an hour and a half away. Futuroscope is an hour away, and the 'Valley of the Monkeys' is a must for children and adults alike. The area offers restaurants and bars to suit every taste.Visit the mesmerising and haunting war village in Limoges Oradour-Sur-Glane an hour away.

Also for those whom like the big cities Paris is 2 hrs 30 mins by TGV with Bourdeaux 1hr and 30 mins drive you can have the best of everything by staying in this region of France as well as the longest sunniest days in the country.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

One

Living rooms

One

Bedrooms

Three bedrooms one double and 2 sets of singles that can be put together

Bathrooms

One bath and shower.

Heating

Log fire for Winter / Autumn but not required summer months.

Entertainment

Bars and restaurants.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Splash pool

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Ruffec
Distance: 7 km

Climbing/mountaineering

Distance: 8 km

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: All sorts
Name of nearest fishing location: River Charente
Distance: 1 km

Fishing on-site

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Mansle
Distance: 7 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Pony Club
Distance: 3 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 4 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Town Hall

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Bayers

Watersports

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Cognac
Distance: 45 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Ms Andrea Downes

Looking forward to retiring so can live full time in France

Year property purchased 2006
Why this location? Picturesque and lots of activities available.
Unique benefits of property Has everything needed for a pleasant stay.

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