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Family Home with Roof Terrace and Garden in Historic Village

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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This charming light and airy village house is set in the heart of a typically French Roussillon village the origins of which visibly date back to the Roman occupation of the area nearly two thousand years ago. The village perches on the hill top overlooking a beautiful valley filled with vines, olive trees and other fruits. The valley is crossed by a working roman aqueduct built around 64bc by a local merchant - Senator Ansinius - hence the village name of Ansignan. The aqueduct still provides water for the crops growing in the valley.

The house is unusual for a French village home as it features both an extensive roof terrace with panoramic views of the surrounding valley, mountains and village, as well as a charming secluded and protected garden with orange and olive trees as well as three well established vines and romantic shady pergola for dining.

The interior of the house contain 4 good sized double bedrooms as well as a well equipped kitchen with open plan living/dining area. There is also a good sized garage with bikes available for cycling up and down the local mountains gazing the panoramic scenery on offer.

The village has a charming central square with restaurant, bar and small shop. Fresh fruit and vegetables are also sold daily and a visiting bread van arrives each morning.

The beach is a 45 minute drive and skiing in the winter time is an 75 minutes away by car.


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • extensive roof terrace with glorious views. beautiful secluded and shady garden....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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high season
May 1 - Oct 10, 2015
4 night min stay
£110
£650 £1,750
low season
Oct 11 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
£80
£500 £1,300
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Fees:

  • cleaning £40
  • Taxes Not included

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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
PERPIGNAN
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
ANSIGNAN
20 Miles
Nearest Train
PERPIGNAN
18 Miles
Nearest Motorway
PERPIGNAN
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
LES ANGLES
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
CANET EN ROUSSILLON

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

Why the Owner Chose Ansignan:
I first visited the Roussillon area of France over a decade ago and immediately fell in love with the area, it's history, breathtaking scenery, delicious food and wine and or course sunshine.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Panoramic scenery. Incredible peace and tranquility. Great food and wine. Friendly neighbors. A plethora of historic places to visit nearby. Great countryside and amenities for horse riding, swimming, rock climbing, cycling and hiking.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Roof Terrace

    Roof Terrace

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • View of the House

    View of the House

  • dining room with historic original wall art work

    dining room with historic original wall art work

  • 2 x single beds

    2 x single beds

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • back bedroom

    back bedroom

  • 2000 year old roman acqueduct still functioning!

    2000 year old roman acqueduct still functioning!

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Garden

    Garden

  • Sitting Room

    Sitting Room

  • front double bedroom view through window

    front double bedroom view through window

  • vineyard behind the house

    vineyard behind the house

  • view from garden pergola

    view from garden pergola

  • village from a distance

    village from a distance

  • View from Front door

    View from Front door

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
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Family Home with Roof Terrace and Garden in Historic Village

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