Cosy Holiday Cottage for 2 in Loire Valley - VE006639

Briantes (8km from La Chatre), Indre, Loire Valley Reference: VE006639 Advertiser since: 17 October 2018
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Briantes Hoilday Cottage Self Catering Saturday 1 2 1

About this property

Beautiful Tranquil Holiday Cottage & Garden For Two. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Situated on a quiet rural lane with pleasingly wild gardens to the rear, this traditional cottage has been lovingly restored with a contemporary twist. It’s simple yet stylish décor provides a comfortable tranquil haven for 2, the perfect place to unwind in the countryside.

10 mins. drive from lively market town La Chatre with numerous cafes, shops and restaurants, and within an hour’s drive of Bourges, Chateauroux and Argenton it is an ideal base for exploring this largely undiscovered area. There are many fetes & festivals throughout the year, and numerous museums, vineyards and places of interest to visit. It is ideal for activities such as golf, boating, swimming, walking, cycling, and bird watching etc.

Accommodation: Spacious living room, woodburner, well equipped kitchen diner, washing machine, large en suite loft bedroom with balcony. Exterior dining area. Sole use of gardens, dogs welcome.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen/dining room is semi open plan to the living room and consists of a fully equipped fitted kitchen with oven and hob, washing machine, fridge, kettle and toaster plus a dining table and 4 chairs.

Living rooms

The living room is accessed from the front door and open plan to the kitchen/dining room. It has a wood burning stove, 2 x sofas, coffee-table, TV & radio. An open staircase leads to the bedroom.


The large en suite double bedroom takes up the entire 1st floor of the converted grenier/loft with exposed oak roof beams and stone floor. It has a metal frame double bed (all bedding provided), 2 x bedside cabinets, wardrobe, blanket box and chest of drawers.

Free standing electric convector heater.


En suite bathroom consists of full size bath with shower over, vanity unit and wc.

Fitted electric convector heater.


Wood burning stove (logs provided), fitted electric heaters (electric included).


Tv (basic channels), radio, some books, games and jigsaws.

Garden and outside

Land approx 3000m2: Small garden to front with bistro set for 2. Garden to side and rear of property.

Parking and garages

Parking on driveway next to house.

Visitor suitability

Ideal for couples, couples with 1 baby (cot not provided).
Car necessary, 3 steps up to house.
Bathroom and bedroom on first floor via stairs.


  • Cleaning

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Couples only

* Vet details: Veterinary Associates of La Chatre SELARL za avenue d'auvergne 36400 La Châtre France


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: La Chatre
Distance: 8 km



Name and address of nearest golf course: Les Dryades Golf & Spa Resort
Distance: 9 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Inst Francais Cheval Equitation Horse riding school in Le Magny, Indre, France
Distance: 7 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Chateaumillant



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Chemin de St Jacques: Via Lemovicensis [North] Stage 10: Le Chatelet-La Chatre Grande Randonnee GR 654

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: SCEA Raffinat Et Fils, Rue des Tanneries; 18370 Châteaumeillant
Distance: 17 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Kevin Smith

Kevin and Susan Smith have owned their cottage in France since 2001, they purchased it to renovate and use as a rural retreat for themselves and for like-minded people keen to get away and enjoy the peace of the French rural countryside.

Year property purchased 2001
Why this location? Peaceful & rural location.
Unique benefits of property Rural location, large gardens for sole use of guests, spacious living areas and bedroom. Private parking.

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