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The little hamlet of Blanc overlooks the beautiful Sanctus valley. Hawks, deer and wild boar roam its chestnut woodland, the pure air and mountain streams allow rare plants to thrive, and with no ground light you can still see the Milky Way.
The village consists of the remains of a 9th century chateau, a church and several stone houses with 8 hectares of grounds overlooking the valley.
Blanc lies in the middle of two regional parks, the Grands Causses and the Haut Languedoc, whose landscape is among the most beautiful and unspoilt in France and is therefore ideal walking country. There are several walks, with a specially edited walking guide, which leave from the village, lasting between 45 minutes and 6 hours.
The region is widely recognised for its wide range of outdoor activities. Horse and donkey riding are available locally, while for those in search of water, there's an abundance of streams and rivers, the breathtaking Tarn and Aveyron gorges, a swimming pond in the next village, and the Med's only 80km away.
There's no shortage of culture either: at hand are the historic chateaux and bastides (walled towns) of the Rouergue, the Templar and Hospitaller sites of the Larzac, and the Cistercian abbey of Sylvanes, with its respected summer festival of sacred music.
For refreshment, try the local delicacies: the famous cheese of Roquefort, charcuterie from Lacaune and wines of Faugeres.
Need more inspiration? Just take a look at what's on offer on the sites of the three neighbouring counties: the Aveyron, Tarn and Hérault.
There are also occasional activities in the village, especially during the summer.
For more details, please visit our website (link below).
The Schoolhouse: Peux-et-Couffouleux Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 600148a
This two-bedroom restored stone cottage faces across the village to the chateau. It's comfortably furnished in a contemporary style in wood and terracotta. Front and rear terraces offer the choice of spectacular village views or wooded seclusion.
The bedrooms are normally set up with either one kingsize or two single beds. Two doubles are available on request, as is an extra single bed or child's cot.
In summer, guests have the use of a large private pool 10 minutes' walk away which is shared between all the gites.
A wood burner and electric radiators keep the house warm and cosy when it's cold outside.
See our website (link below( for further details.
Bed and bath linen are included, as is (French) satellite TV, stereo, DVD player, dish washer, washing machine, microwave and barbecue.
Broadband wireless is available from the proprietors.
For sports lovers, the proprietors are also holding open house screening of BBC Olympic coverage throughout the 2012 Games!...moreless
Noel/Reveillon Dec 19 - Jan 8, 2016 7 night min stay
Printemps Mar 26 - Jul 1, 2016 2 night min stay
Ete Jul 2 - Aug 26, 2016 7 night min stay
Automne Aug 27 - Nov 4, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
No additional mandatory fees
Tarif petit séjour hors l'été: 250 euros les 2/3 nuitées
Ménage en fin de séjour sur demande: 50€
20 pourcent à verser sur réservation, le solde à verser à l'arrivée
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Dans le sud ouest Aveyron, aux limites de l'Aveyron, le Tarn et l'Herault. A côté du D119 entre les villes de Brusque (6km, Aveyron) et Murat sur Vebre (11km, Tarn). Altitude 750m, exposition sud avec protection du nord par le Merdelou (1100m).
Proche aux sites historiques Templiers du Larzac et du Rouergue. L'abbaye cistercienne de Sylvanes, avec son festival de musique sacrée, est à 20 minutes. 80km de la côte méditerranéen. Salaisons de Lacaune et vignobles de Faugères à côté.
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