Bedrooms 2, Sleeps 4
This location has multiple holiday properties
|Felicia Cottage||Self Catering||Saturday||2||4||2|
One of 3 luxurious 4 star cottages, set in 2.5 acres of gardens and meadow, gently sloping down to the shady, tree lined trout stream which is part of the "Natura 2000" reserve.
Felicia Cottage is ideal for that relaxing break in a tranquil rural setting, a family holiday in the summer or a quiet retreat "à deux" out of season.
You can be as active as you want, we offer a 11.5m solar-covered swimming pool, plus you have walking, tennis, golf, cycling, table tennis, boules, pool and fishing or just laze and watch the wildlife.
Loads of places to go and see; the area has history, heritage, shopping, theme parks and beaches.
Each of the cottages has attained the French Tourist Board's 4 star rating, so they are equipped to a high standard.
Despite the fitted kitchen and gas barbecue and you don't want to cook? Then try one of our many local restaurant.
Modern integrated kitchen with oven, microwave, 5 burner gas hob, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge-freezer as well as the usual small appliances
Contemporary french dining table and chairs with Limoges porcelain crockery. Outside, private patio for "al fresco" dining complete with gas bbq, tables, chairs and umbrellas for those warm balmy evenings
Open plan ground floor living area with ample settees and coffee-table, electric storage heaters and a selection of paperbacks.
Felicia cottage - has 2 bedrooms, a double, a twin and a cot is available on request.
There are electric convector heaters and ceiling fans in both bedrooms, and the beds are made up ready for your arrival and changed each week, we do not supply cot bedding.
One large family bathroom and an en suite shower room to the master bedroom, both with vanity unit, wc, hairdryers, heated towel rail and safety taps.
Downstairs there is a wc with handbasin.
Towels and linen are provided and changed weekly.
Thermostatic all electric heating in all rooms.
Flat-screen tv with English satellite and French terrestrial channels, dvd player, internet connection both wi-fi and ethernet plus assorted boardgames.
11.5 x 5m solar covered salt water pool in paved and lawned sunterrace with ample shade.
Games hangar with full sized pool table, table tennis, table football and a full size boules piste.
A large meadow for football, badminton, cricket and volleyball. Picnic tables or go for a slow meander to the trout stream, maybe for a spot of fishing. Tennis courts, skatepark and a childrens playground are within the village.
Ample parking for up to 5 cars adjacent to the house, further shaded parking in the private carpark just 50 metres away.
Ideal for out of season holidays "a deux", or family holidays, either just yours, or with the "in-laws" in the cottage next door.
Four-star rating is not easy to achieve from the French Tourist Board. Based on our own experience of many family holidays in France, and with the help of a local architect we have created a French country holiday to be enjoyed. Whether a family or just yourselves we are sure you will find peace and tranquillity here at La Longere Rose
We decided to upsticks from the hustle and bustle of working life in London after our last at home child had graduated and left home, giving us the opportunity to begin a new chapter in our lives.
|Year property purchased||2018|
|Why this location?||We fell in love with France and in particular the Poitou Charentes area due to its charm and beauty, plus there is so much to explore and do from lively markets to museums and coastal towns to shopping.|
|Unique benefits of property||Set in the heart of beautiful Poitou Charentes, La Longère Rose offers luxury self catering accommodation in a converted 18th century Poitevin longhouse converted into 3 holiday cottages. Elegant, comfortable and well equipped, each one of the 3 cottages is a relaxing backdrop to the most memorable of rural French holidays – whether you are visiting with friends, family or as a couple. Set in 5 acres of grounds with, swimming pool, boules pitch, badminton, full size pool table, table tennis and plenty of toys for the little ones plus a small woodland area to enjoy if you do not feel like going out and just want to relax.|
La Mine d'Or, typical French couple run restaurant 3km. Le Sporting, family-run restaurant 4km. Others in Melle including The Secret Garden, Les Glycines, and Brioux 6km. Michelin listed restaurant at Celles sur Belle 12kms.