Holiday house & private pool, nr Narbonne - RA007496

10km from Saint-Nazaire, Aude, Languedoc Roussillon Reference: RA007496 Advertiser since: 28 March 2017
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12 Avenue St Nazaire Self Catering Saturday 4 8 2 Additional downstairs room with sofa bed

About this property

Gorgeous Self Contained Property with Private Pool. This villa is in a village setting.

Avenue St Nazaire

Chic luxury house, 10 minutes from Narbonne, 30 minutes from beaches, with beautiful olive grove views, private pool and garden.

Stay here if you:

want a bijou house with private pool which comfortably sleeps 8

want to be between 30 - 40 minutes from the great beaches of South West France

want to be in a traditional village, 5 minutes walk from a great boulangerie

would like to walk to local restaurants

would like a great location for exploring the region

would like air-conditioning on the ground floor

This is a pretty 4 bedroom house with private pool in the traditional village of St Marcel sur Aude in the Occitanie region of the South of France.

The gîte is located in a village with restaurants, a café bar, a bakery, supermarkets, a wine cave and local producers selling locally grown produce.

St Marcel Gite has climate control – so can be cool in summer and warm in winter. This combined with its top rated level of comfort make it a perfect place for people wanting to explore the Occitanie in winter.

The private pool is set within walled garden, beyond which are views of olive groves and a backdrop of expansive and beautiful French countryside.

This family gite with pool is a 2 minute drive to the famous Canal du Midi and just 15 minutes the lovely city from Narbonne.

This holiday rental house has a lovely feel. It is spacious and easily accommodates 8 people, with everything just where you need it to be – the kitchen leads out to the garden terrace, and the private pool can be seen from the kitchen and lounge area so you can easily keep your eye on the kids. You enter the gite through the front door onto a stone flagged floor. Off the hall to your right is a snug with tv, and a with loo and shower. The sofa in this room converts to a bed. This provides an extra bedroom and one which can be used for people of limited mobility as it has it’s own bathroom and is all on one level, including accessing the kitchen and garden.

Leading on from the hallway is the lovely modern and well equipped kitchen, with dining room off, and also comfortable sitting area. From this open plan space, double doors lead out into the pretty walled garden with its 8 x 4 m swimming pool, a sitting area, and table and chairs providing dining for 8 under the large sun umbrella and apricot tree.

From the ground floor wooden stairs lead to the first floor, which has 4 good sized double bedrooms, one with twin beds and a large newly installed family bathroom with excellent shower and bath, basin and loo. Bedrooms 1 and 2 have comfortable double beds and stunning views of the olive groves beyond.Bedrooms 3 and 4 are spacious and have views into the village . One has twin beds, one has a double bed.

The gite has hot and cold climate control,  making it a perfect holiday home for winter as well as summer.

Towels and linens are included, as are pool towels and the end of stay cleaning.

This is a very chic and lovely gite to spend time in and its situation in the village of St Marcel, close to the city of Narbonne, makes it a great holiday base from which to explore the area.

Type

Villa

Kitchen and dining

The well equipped and newly installed kitchen has large fridge, cooker and hob, dishwasher and breakfast bar. The open plan L shaped room has a large and elegant dining area with table and seating for 8 – 10, and a sofa and chairs which look to double doors straight onto the garden.

Living rooms

Comfortable sitting area, with double doors to terrace and garden.

Bedrooms

There are 4 good sized double bedrooms:
Bedrooms 1 and 2 have comfortable double beds and stunning views of the olive groves beyond.
Bedrooms 3 and 4 are spacious and have views into the village . One has twin beds, one has a double bed.

Bathrooms

Upstairs there is a large and very lovely newly installed family bathroom with excellent shower and bath, basin and loo.
Downstairs there is a loo and shower, again newly installed.

Heating

The house has climate control throughout, which means warmth in the winter and air conditioning in the summer.

Entertainment

There is a tv with local stations.

Garden and outside

Double doors lead out into the pretty walled garden with its 8 x 4 m swimming pool, a sitting area, and table and chairs providing dining for 8 under the large sun umbrella and apricot tree.

Parking and garages

Parking is on the street outside.

Visitor suitability

Suitable for all visitor, and with downstairs room for visitors with limited mobility.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Special needs

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: St Marcel
Distance: 1 km

Climbing/mountaineering

Distance: 10 km

Cycling

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Appaloosa du Pech
Distance: 12 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 6 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: 5

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: 6

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Cabezac
Distance: 6 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Ms Sue Kennett

I have lived in the area for 13 years, and restored these 2 properties throughout over the last few years.

Year property purchased 2013
Why this location? It is a beautiful location in a great part of France.
Unique benefits of property This is a lovely self contained property with full air-conditioning, private pool, and very beautifully renovated.

The Owner Recommends

Restaurants

This property is within easy walk of a great boulangerie, 30 minutes drive from the sea, and five minutes from the Canal du Midi. It is a great place to explore by bike, and there is a lot of great wine, olives, figs, peaches and nectarines produced locally.