Stunning farmhouse to let in Loire Valley - VR007275

4km from Josnes, Loir et Cher, Loire Valley Reference: VR007275 Advertiser since: 26 September 2019
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Cerqueux Self Catering Saturday 2 4 3 2-4

About this property

Stunning 17th Century Farmhouse Near River Loire. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Stunning 17th century farmhouse near Beaugency and River Loire, close to most famous chateaux - Chambord and Blois, set in unspoilt and ideal cycling countryside, amid fields of corn and sunflowers, close to great Loire Vineyards.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Enormous well-equipped kitchen/dining room, beamed ceilings, exposed stone walls, large open stone fireplace, dishwasher, washing machine

Living rooms

Large comfortable lounge with French tv, free wi-fi

Bedrooms

Four bedrooms upstairs (2 double beds and 4 single beds plus cot), one en suite, family bathroom, one downstairs double bedroom with king size bed

Bathrooms

One large en suite with master bedroom, one family bathroom, one downstairs shower room/wc

Heating

Only let out in summer, so heating not required

Entertainment

French tv, wi-fi

Garden and outside

Outside there is a large courtyard and gardens, terrace with garden furniture, loungers and bbq.

Parking and garages

Plenty of room in the courtyard for any number of cars

Visitor suitability

There are steps up to the front door, so not really suitable for wheelchair access

Information about any additional facilities

Village (Josnes) with shops 1 mile and a local restaurant. Large supermarket 5 minutes away on edge of Beaugency, a lovely medieval town situated on the banks of the Loire, boasting many restaurants.

Great touring centre for Loire Valley Châteaux, wine producers (Chinon, Bourgeuil, Sancerre & Touraine), the forest of Sologne, South of the Loire with a good network of cycle routes, many of them on the river banks. Championship golf course in la Sologne. Ideal location for either a peaceful & relaxing get-away-from-it-all holiday, or activity-based, like cycling, or canoeing on the Loire.

Facilities

  • Internet

  • No smoking

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Various nearby villages at weekends
Distance: 10 km

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Siliure, Pike
Name of nearest fishing location: River Loire
Distance: 6 km

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Les Bordes
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Muides sur Loire
Distance: 20 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Cheverny

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Vignoble du Chant d'Oiseaux, Cheverny, Oisly (Touraine)
Distance: 15 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Fabienne Clark

I am Fabienne, and I grew up in this farmhouse, but have lived in England for 35 years. My parents still live nearby.

Year property purchased 1990
Why this location? This is where I am from
Unique benefits of property We only let to 2-4 people using a maximum of 2 bedrooms, but it is a beautiful 300-year old farmhouse, with 5 bedrooms, 3 bath/shower rooms, and an enormous kitchen with walk-in fireplace

The Owner Recommends

Loire Valley Chateaux

Close to world-famous chateaux: Chambord, Cheverny, Blois

Vineyards

Lots of local wine producers nearby, including Chinon, Bourgeuil, Sancerre & Touraine,

Cycling

Great network of easy and accessible cycling routes, 'Loire Velo'

Paris

An easy day trip, one and a half hours by train or car

Countryside

Farmhouse is set in unspoilt and ideal countryside, amid fields of wheat, barley, and sunflowers

Walking

along the Loire, unspoilt trails on banks

Markets

Beaugency Saturdays
Meung-sur-Loire Sundays
plenty of others within an hour