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Breathtaking View in Absolute Tranquillity./

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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The surpassing image that is provided upon arrival in St. Just (Fain les Moutiers), is the breathtaking view in the
burgundy landscape. About 30 km far the eye sweeps through meadows, forests, monasteries and farms in the west of the nature reserve 'Morvan', to the south with view of the medieval town Semür-en-Auxois, and continue towards Beaune.

The artists Susanne and Ralf Räde originating from
Sweden and the Rhineland have built their studios here 20 years ago
in the stone walls of an old homestead with a monumental barn, especially because of this inspiring location.
Today this place situated on the hill of St. Just emanates absolute silence, relaxation and contemplation in scenic idyll.

The building is oriented all the way to the south.
Two overlying studios are combined together by a wrought-iron spiral staircase to a type of loft,
and from inside out they also offer a view directly into the garden and the adjoining wide plateau.

The lower living area (54m2) has an open kitchen, dining area, fireplace, and at the rear side, a French double bed and separate shower room.
On the first floor an equally large room opens out with wide
double bed, spacious living area with sofa, separate
toilet and detached bathroom with view of the countryside.

The entire interior has been created with art and craft works, with stone walls, oak and limestone floors, marble mosaic. The furniture exclusively is of natural wood.

In the outside area there is a garden available for our guests, including a private swimming pool (7.20 m). Outdoor dining area, 4 - 6 persons, in front of the wall with the view is the grill and resting place with dining table for 4 persons.


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 king


  • Both bedrooms are more or less integrated in to the living area (see photos). The owner wanted to retain the original charm of the two spacious studio rooms, which is specially given in the ground floor by a large-sized limestone mosaic, and on the second level with oak flooring and studio skylight. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub


  • The lower level bathroom (marble mosaic), has a shower and washing facilities, (without toilet). Upper level bathroom has a toilet with washbasin. In addition, there is a free standing bath tub in the first level, with direct view in to the countryside. (See photo)...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Toys


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi connection Wi-Fi ...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking at the house/ in the yard....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Upon request with the owner....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Fireplace, firewood - free....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Grill terrace at the wall with view....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Simple pool area, 7.20 x 3.20 x 1.10 m, outdoor. (See photo)...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 2 - Jun 19, 2015
7 night min stay

Jun 20 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

Sep 12 - Oct 10, 2015
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Included


- 35 Euro - Endreinigung, zzgl / final cleaning, supl. / nettoyage fin de séjour,supl.

-- Keine Kaution / No Caution / Pas de Caution

-- Brennofenholz: Gratis / firewood free / bois de cheminée gratuit


- 30% Anzahlung / account / acompte

- im Falle einer Stornierung vor dem 42. Tag vor Anreise, erstatten wir Ihnen

die gesammte Anzahlung ohne Bearbeitungsgebühr

- in case of cancelation before the 42 th. day before the

arrival day, we reimburse the whole deposite (account) !

- en cas d`annulation avant le 42ème jour, nous remboursons

la totalité de l `acompte.

- Pool: von Mai - September / from May - September / de Mai - Septembre

Cancellation policy:

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250 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Paris - Charles de Gaules and Orly –
10 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
520 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Precy sous Thil
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Montbard - TGV (IC) Paris in 1 hour
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Bierry les Semur or Avallon
10 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
20 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Lac de Pont

Saint Just is an ancient settlement, which is attached to Fain les Moutiers, 2km away. Here there are about 10 farmsteads with gaps, lined up on the hill with each other.

You can sit here on a beautiful summer evening, perhaps with a glass of wine and looking into the open countryside to the south.

Behind the final horizon line, you might probably dream of the sea, Marseille, Lavandou, Nice. This of course is not true, but along this line there, is the famous Weinstrasse of central Burgundy. Nuit St Georges, Beaune etc., where the famous wines of this region are grown. Each and everyone tells oneself, ‘I will go there tomorrow’.

Maybe you can also simply reminisce the day, with a view of the dark forest areas of the nature reserve 'Morvan' one thinks of a visit to Avallon and Vezelay with its impressive Basilica 'Saint Madelaine'. Or, on the left side, just over the hill, Montbard, with its structurally interesting Cistercian abbey 'Abbaye de Fontenay'.

Everywhere in the villages and small towns of Burgundy, the Tuscany of France, there are interesting churches, mainly in the Romanesque style of construction. Right at the foot of the hill of St. Just within a walk of 15 minutes is the old Moutiers St Jean, founded in 650, with its ancient monastery walls. A visit to the capital city Dijon is highly recommended. Gorgeous castles and manor houses appear here and there, on the way to this place.

Maybe you can draw the circle closer and plan a bike tour for the next day without having to compromise on cultural aspects. (For e.g. Castle in Epoisses with a beautiful park, 35 minutes by bike )

Following are some other highlights that are easy to reach by car:

- Montbard and ‘Abbaye de Fontenay' 20 min

- 'Alesia' with its impressive new museum 30 min

- The medieval town of Semur-en-Auxois 15min

- And Flavigny, with its magnificent stone houses 20 min

- Chablis and the medieval town Noyers 35 min

- Ancy le Franc, and its Renaissance Castle 40 min

- Vezelay with a stop in Avallon 45 min

- Dijon, not to forget, a piece of candy for all art lovers 75 min

- Adventure Park: Animals, carousels and swimming pool 30 min

- Baumkletterpark (Tree climbing) at Avallon 40 min

- Small outdoor pool in Epoisses 15 min

- Beach on the lake, Lac de Pont 20 minutes

- A drive along the renowned 'Canal de Bourgogne'

There are many castles in the nearby surrounding, which usually offer

interesting exhibitions in summer....


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  • Private Garden & Pool 283in X 125 in

    Private Garden & Pool 283in X 125 in

  • seperate toilette

    seperate toilette

  • View on Moutiers St Jean from the balcony

    View on Moutiers St Jean from the balcony

  • Bonne Nuit-- Good Night

    Bonne Nuit-- Good Night

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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