|Le Marronier||Self Catering||Saturday||2||4||1|
Quaint spacious stone cottage nestling in the private walled parkland of the chateau. Downstairs: large open lounge with log burner, dining area (satellite tv and cd player), and a fully fitted kitchen. Upstairs: double bedroom and twin bedroom, separate bathroom with shower, toilet and washbasin.
Outside: lovely gazebo for al fresco dining, barbecue, sun loungers. Guests can also use the indoor pool ( 11 x 3.8 metres) of the chateau, tennis court & table tennis. There are swings for the children.
Ideal for a relaxing holiday or visiting the many local attractions, such as Futuroscope, Cognac, Green Venice, Monkey Valley and many more.
On an evening treat yourself to a gourmet meal at the chateau, cooked by passionate chef/owner Corinne, served in the oak panel dining room - a taste of 'Downtown Abbey'.
The open plan kitchen is fully-fitted, with lots of crockery and utensils .There is an electric oven, gas hob and fridge-freezer and a washing machine and a microwave.
There is a dining table and seating for 4.
Large open plan living area with log burner. Comfy 3 seater sofa, armchair and stool to relax and watch television. (French or English on free sat).
One double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom.
Bathroom with shower, wc and washbasin.
Dvd player and use of all the chateau facilities : indoor pool (9x3m), gym, lounge with library.
Private parkland, your own gazebo for al fresco dining with barbecue, table and chairs for 4 , or book a romantic dinner, cooked and served by owner/chef.
Full kit for badminton.
Loads of room to enjoy the outside life and great country walks ...as the cottage is on the edge of a hamlet & surrounded by open countryside !
Secure parking outside the cottage.
Lots of nearby places of interest!
50 mins from Cognac & the brandy houses
1hr from Futuroscope.. a great day out with interesting rides !
1.30 mins from La Rochelle, with its 3 marinas & beach & shops ....
40 mins from Venise Vert.. Green Venice with its miles of waterways ....
Use of the chateau facilities, including indoor pool, tennis, games room etc.
Inspired chef ,
|Year property purchased||2002|
|Why this location?||Love living in a french country house , in private walled gardens ..a peaceful haven, but only 5 mins from the market town of chef boutonne|
|Unique benefits of property||Tranquil ,cosy cottage in a quiet hamlet.|
Lots of brandy distilleries to visit (and sample the produce).
Exciting day out for all.
Miles of canals, an opportunity to take a punt and explore.
Visit the many pottery and china manufacturers.
Fabulous day out for children and adults! this huge parkland is expending year by year & is definitely worth a visit ...