Beautiful Villa to let with pool, Languedoc - RP007198

1km from Laroque-des-Alberes, Pyrénées Orientales, Languedoc Roussillon Reference: RP007198 Advertiser since: 5 July 2019
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
AL76 Self Catering Flexible 4 8 3 Two single camp beds

About this property

Peaceful generously sized villa with fabulous views . This villa is in a village setting.

A comfortable and attractive family villa, with a lovely 5x10 metre pool in a private sun drenched garden. The villa standing in a quiet and peaceful corner of the beautiful catalan village of Laroque des Alberes. You are within five minutes walking distance of the village centre where you will find good restaurants and bars, local shops and a weekly market.

Laroque lies in the foothills of the Pyrenees and is a perfect base for exploring the area, with beaches and nightlife 15 minutes drive away. However if you want to relax you could spend your whole holiday at home here. There's a 5x10 metre pool with sun loungers, a balcony terrance for meals while enjoying the fabulous views of the Alberes, two living rooms (one on each floor) and mature gardens for socializing at will. The design with bedrooms, bathrooms and sitting rooms on each floor makes the villa very amenable for two families to share. rooms on each floor makes the villa very amenable for two families to share.

Type

Villa

Kitchen and dining

Well fitted kitchen with fridge, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, kettle, toaster, filter coffee and cafetiere.
Large fridge/freezer and washing machine in utility room downstairs.

Large teak table for dining on the terrace with spectacular view over the Alberes mountains. Inside there are 2 living/dining rooms.

Living rooms

Upstairs living / dining room with table and chairs seating 6, two sofas, bookcase, woodfired stove for the winter.
Downstairs large living room with table seating 8, sofa, TV.

Bedrooms

Four bedrooms. Master double bedroom with en-suite and double twin bed room upstairs.
Double bedroom and children's room with 2 bunk-beds and two single camp beds.

Bathrooms

Upstairs: En-suite (1) with wc, basin and shower. Bathroom (2) with double sinks, wc and bath with shower fitting.
Downstairs: Bathroom (3) with sink, wc and shower.

Heating

Electric radiators in all rooms and wood fired stove in upstairs living room.

Entertainment

TV with DVD player downstairs. Radio and CD player and books upstairs.

Garden and outside

Lovely 10x5 metre pool in completely private, safe area with sun-loungers on a patio.
There are shady places to sit and relax in the secluded mature garden. There is a secure children's play area with room for ball games.
Access to the villa through the gate from the quiet residential road, with a separate gate to the drive at the rear.
There is a rotating washing line.

Parking and garages

There is a drive with a lockable gate with space for a car. There is also a large convenient parking area by the road at the front of the house.

Visitor suitability

Excellent for adults or a family with children, although the pool makes our villa unsuitable for children under 2 years.
The design with bedrooms, bathrooms and sitting rooms on each floor makes the villa very amenable for two families to share. rooms on each floor makes the villa very amenable for two families to share.
There are steps up to the front door and internal stairs.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Private pool

Activities

Climbing/mountaineering

Distance: 3 km

Cycling

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf Montescot, Route départementale 8, 66200 Montescot
Distance: 13 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Écurie Sant Jordi - Chemin des Vignerons, 66740 Saint-Genis-Des-Fontaines,
Distance: 4 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 3 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: St Genis des Fontaines,

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Many trails in Alberes mountains. 3km

Watersports

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Les Vignerons des Alberes, 9 Avenue des Écoles, 66760 Saint-Génis-des-Fontaines, France
Distance: 3 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Nicholas Maishman

Family man living near Edinburgh. Work as an independent consultant. Enjoy holidays abroad, cycling, watersports, good food and wine. I've enjoyed owning and renting out this villa for 15 years.

Year property purchased 2006
Why this location? Peaceful location on the edge of a charming village with restaurants, bars and shops. Spectacular views over the Alberes mountains. Lots to do in the locality. We enjoy walking and cycling in the local countryside. The beach is less than 20 minutes drive. We enjoy wine tasting and the markets and restaurants in, Ceret, Argeles and Perpignan. A good choice of four airports nearby (Perpignan, Beziers, Carcassonne, Gerona), and good access to motorway and mainline train service.
Unique benefits of property A comfortable and attractive family villa, with a lovely 5x10 metre pool in a private sun drenched garden. The villa standing in a quiet and peaceful corner of the beautiful catalan village of Laroque des Alberes. You are within five minutes walking distance of the village centre where you will find good restaurants and bars, local shops and a weekly market.
The villa has, four bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and comfortably sleeps 8. There is a balcony terrace with lovely views of the Alberes, two living rooms (one on each floor) and a hideaway in the small but mature garden for socializing at will. The design with bedrooms, bathrooms and sitting rooms on each floor makes the villa very amenable for two families to share.

The Owner Recommends

Great local family run restaurant

Les Enfants Terribles is a small restaurant in the village less than five minutes walk away. Very good value, classy but simple menu influenced by the local produce. Seating inside and outside.