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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
This superbly renovated and decorated stone house with roof terrace in a pretty wine growing village about 50 minutes from both Perpignan and Carcassonne airports. This absolute gem is the perfect holiday home only 17 kilometres from the sparkling Mediterranean, in a picture postcard village with shop and bar/restaurant and only five minutes from the bustling village of Durban with supermarket, restaurant, and open air pool.
It is not very big (72 square metres over three floors) and there is only one pukka bedroom but it is full of surprises and wonderful original features; white painted exposed beams, quaint tiled floors, staircases, and fireplace, and is decorated in exquisite taste known here in Southern France as 'shabby chic' (very 'Cote Sud' - the up-market French magazine).
On the ground floor a large sitting room (with a daybed) and bathroom beautifully tiled and separate WC. On the middle floor the most romantic bedroom imaginable with fireplace and again beautifully decorated.
On the top floor a large whitewashed country kitchen with stone walls, tiled floor, dining area, and fireplace, and, over the staircase, a cleverly built-in single bed-size sleeping platform (a child would love it!) with stepladder. Then it is outside through huge sliding glass doors the full width of the house onto the roof terrace - a delightful place for al fresco dining and soaking up the sun, with views across the village to the church.
This wonderful little property is the perfect Mediterranean holiday home.
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Member since: 2007
- 72 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- newly tiled large shower area heated towel rack seperate WC
- Perfect holiday home, 17 km from the sparkling Mediterraneanm, in a picture postcard village, only 5 min. from bustling Durban. avails itself to al fresco dining, soaking up the sun on the terrace, French style country kitchen, decorated in exquisite taste know as 'shabby chic', very 'Cote Sud'...moreless
- CD Player
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
- Nude Beach
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Fireplace:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 - Jan 2, 2017
4 night min stay
Jan 3 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning/more than 2 $26.79
- Refundable Damage Deposit $214.35
- cleaning/2guests $75.02
- Pet Fee $26.79
WEBSITE territrupp.com has lots more pictures and details of the area
in the Old Circulade of the village surrounded by Vineyards
PAYMENT MADE IN EUROS,AFTER ARRIVAL, PAID DIRECTLY TO BANK
MAINTENANCE/CLEANING FEE OF 70 EUROS TO BE LEFT AT HOUSE FOR CLEANER
SECURITY DEPOSIT TO BE HELD IN CASE OF DAMAGES OR EXCESSIVE CLEANING, WILL NOT BE DEPOSITED UNLESS
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Lovers of the Outdoor Life will love the area around Villesque-des-Corbières, close to the Blue Waters of the Mediterranean Sea, the area offers All Manner of Outdoor Activities with Vineyards, Wine Walking, Horseback Riding, and Swimming to name but a few, there is a Rich and Varied Landscape to enjoy, and no shortage of Dark Ruins of Cathar Castles telling their tales of a turbulent past
About the owner: Here I am on a film shoot in Washington, DC with my set makeup bag, holding the boom for the soundman while he made an adjustment. It is obviously winter. I am a free-lance makeup artist/stylist for 34 yrs. in the Balto.Md/Washington, DC Area. I've worked on movies, commercials, politicals, sports, docudrama, corporate, industrial, stills,TV movies, HBO, PBS and love my work, my clients and my peers.
Why the Owner Chose Villesèque-des-Corbières, France:
To be near the sea........to be in an authentic non-touristy village......... this area is what Provence once was, quiet, beautiful, full of surprises, lots of creative people are drawn to this area for its purity of spirit. You are able to walk thru the vineyards within steps of the house. Wonderful walking, hiking, biking. As a stylist,I am keenly sensitive to 'style' in the classic sense, the French are masters of living life artfully with great taste and style. Their language is the most beautiful in the world. I love the quiet, with the only noise being church bells, children laughing, birds singing, and of course, the toot of the bread truck.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
I love my Senior neighbors with their big smiles, their charming dresses. I love seeing my neighbor walking his goats and donkey. How sweet to park under a goat pasture. Hearing the bread truck toot it's horn outside my door. The swallows sweeping overhead, singing..... The star-filled sky when I am having a glass of wine with friends on the terrace in the evening. The chidren after school playing with their friends on their way home, passing my doorway..... a fire in the MBR with a glass of cognac.
- Primary: (410) 542-7112 (Maryland, USA)
- Secondary: 410 908-8745 ( Maryland USA)
Entrance to the Villeseque-des-Corbieres
Romantic Bedroom w/Fireplace , Beamed ceilings, full of charm
3rd Floor View from Kitchen out to the Roof Top Patio
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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