Character holiday house rural Loire Valley - VE006874

Ecueille, Indre, Loire Valley Reference: VE006874 Advertiser since: 30 January 2019
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
3 Place Jean Bernard Self Catering Flexible 3 5 3

About this property

Cosy Village House With Lots Of Character. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Our beautiful home is located in the heart of the vibrant village of Ecueille. The property benefits from off-street parking for 1 car and is comfortably furnished for 5 people.

Downstairs you will find a kitchen with dining area and a large sitting room. There are 3 bedrooms; 1 double with en suite bathroom, 1 twin room and 1 single room. The twin room and single room are separated by a family bathroom. All bedrooms are situated on the first floor of the house.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

A large kitchen and dining room which runs the length of the property. The front door opens directly into the kitchen. The kitchen is well appointed with oven, hob, microwave, coffee-filter machine, toaster and kettle.

There is a logburner in the room, in addition to the electric heating

The dining area has a large old refectory table which comfortably seats 6 people.

Living rooms

Three large sofas are grouped around the woodburning stove providing plenty of seating and space to relax.

Bedrooms

There are 3 bedrooms; 1 double with en suite bathroom, 1 twin room and 1 single room. The twin room and single room are separated by a family bathroom.

All bedrooms are situated on the first floor of the house.

Bathrooms

There is an en suite bathroom with bath, toilet and basin. There is a family bathroom with bath (with shower over), toilet and basin. Downstairs is a toilet and basin.

Heating

Heating is provided by electric heaters. There are also 2 woodburners (1 in the kitchen and 1 in the living room) for use during colder weather.

Entertainment

Wi-fi is provided throughout. There is no tv.

Garden and outside

Outside the rear door there is a small terrace with table, chairs and umbrella. At the front of the house is a small enclosed courtyard with parking. Access to the village playground and fishing lake is via a bridge at the end of the road. (It is possible to get to the playground without going on the main roads).

Parking and garages

Parking is provided in the front of the property.

Visitor suitability

It is not suitable for guests with reduced mobility as there are steps in to the front of the house, a step down from the kitchen to the living room and also steps onto the bottom landing of the staircase.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Les Volets Verts

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: La Chapiniere
Distance: 20 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Howard John Adams

We are a very active family who love exploring France.

Year property purchased 2010
Why this location? The house is located in the heart of the village and directly opposite the old village church. (The new village church is located just up the road). Everything is within walking distance and there is so much to see and do in the area.
Unique benefits of property The property is full of character with beautiful beams throughout. There are 2 woodburning stoves downstairs and the back door opens onto a small courtyard style garden. There are 3 bedrooms, one of which has an en suite bathroom, a family bathroom and a separate downstairs toilets. It is very well appointed and comfortably furnished.

The Owner Recommends

Zoo Parc Beauval

Zoo Parc Beauval is a short drive away. It is regarded as one of the top 10 in the world and they are constantly expanding their site and developing the attractions.

Bas Berry Steam Train

This is located in the village and runs regularly during the summer.

Vineyard Tours

The Touraine is famous for it's delicious white and rose wine. Vouvray is also close-by and famous for both its still and sparkling wines.