Peaceful gite to let in Charente Maritime - PM005713

2km from Saint-Savinien, Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes Reference: PM005713 Advertiser since: 18 September 2017
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Maison des Roses Self Catering Flexible 3 8 1 Clic clac/sofabed in lounge area.

About this property

Relaxing and Quiet.. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Old 300 year old Charentaise house which has been renovated to include all modern facilities while maintaining the charm of the property.
There is space for 8 people plus a baby. There are comfortable sofas in the lounge to sit on with a tv and dvd player with a games console too. Radio/cd player also.
The house has its own parking to accommodate 4 cars and has its own private entrance.
The house is situated 1.5 km to the nearest supermarket and they also hire cars there too. The lane that the house is on is not a through road to anywhere and peters out into a field so passing traffic limited to those who live there.



Kitchen and dining

There is a fully-fitted and equipped kitchen with cooker and extractor. Washer and dishwasher. Microwave, coffee-maker and toaster.
Dining room in the veranda with a large table and seating for 8 overlooking the garden.

Living rooms

Large lounge with seating for 8 with tv and dvd player. Ancient fireplace with pellet stove installed to provide heating.
Futon in the living room as extra bed.


There are 3 bedrooms. All a good size with wooden floors. there are 2 bedrooms with double beds and one bedroom with twin beds. A cot can be placed in one of the rooms if required . Futon in the lounge to accommodate 2 more.


There is a wet room downstairs with a shower and toilet installed. There is a toilet upstairs too. There is a towel rail in the wet room to allow heating in the bathroom.


A pellet stove is installed to provide heating for the house. Towel rail in the bathroom too.


Tv in the lounge with dvd player. Radio/cd player also games of croquet for the garden and also jigsaw and boardgames. Books too. Wii games console too.

Garden and outside

There is a balcony to the front of the house to allow views of the garden and the river at the bottom. there is a large garden to use. The garden is terraced so there are steps. Fenced to provide a safe and secure area for children.

Parking and garages

There is private parking for 4 cars outside the gite.

Visitor suitability

Suitable for families and couples alike. Pets allowed too.

Information about any additional facilities

Barbecue available for use.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

* Vet details: Clinique Vétérinaire de la Pree Route de Saintes 17350 0033 054690322


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Trout/fly fishing
Name of nearest fishing location: River at bottom of garden

Fishing on-site

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Michelle Jane Rose

We recently moved to this area and have renovated the gite. I am a former social services employee and my husband is a joiner. We moved to France to slow down and enjoy life in this superb place.

Year property purchased 2016
Why this location? This house is a good base to visit local interests. Saintes is 15 mins by car and the wine tasting of Bordeaux are 1 hour away. Cognac not far away either. This property is in a quiet location to enable you to relax and enjoy unwinding.
Unique benefits of property Quiet location. Spacious house with modern facilities. Relaxing place.plenty of parking and space to move. No passing traffic as road peters out into a field. Owners on-site but not attached so available if required but not overlooking. Dog friendly and big garden to explore with a small river at the bottom.

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Nearest city. Old Roman city with many historical places of interest.