'La Mirabelle' is a beautifully situated large detached cottage, it is light and bright with high ceilings and a French inspired decor.' Perfectly located and close to Bordeaux, Cognac and Angouleme. There is large secure gated pool and generous sun bathing terrace to enjoy. Gated gardens exclusive for the 'La Mirabelle' residents to use, as well as very large open green spaces. La Mirabelle' is located in the charming Charente countryside, looking out over vines and sunflowers, close to a village though secluded and set in the grounds of a former Cognac estate with an elegant French house 'Aulagnes' at its heart. La Mirabelle is private from the house Aulagnes and has its own large spaces, garden and the most typically French vista. It has its own parking and gardens. Vist Bordeaux, Cognac and Angouleme with great ease. Very close to a number of tranquil swimming lakes beaches a leisure quarry is nearby for jet skiing and only an 1hr to the coast. There are abundance of out door activities, swimming, cycling, horse riding or just enjoy relaxing by the pool, soaking up the sun.
FANTASTIC FOR FAMILIES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN! Practical safe layout with flexibility. I can provide high chairs, cots, bed guards, prams and baby equipment for more than one infant if I am given advance notice.
With ALL local village amenities, tourist attractions in easy reach and all roads links to major airports and routes to the ferry ports a comfortable distance drive away, you can enjoy all the convenience of A GREAT FRENCH HOLIDAY LOCATION.
PERFECTLY PLACED though only a hop skip and a jump away from restaurants, shopping and the refreshing swimming lake beaches, cycling, hiking, skiing, water parks, sailing, sandy surfing beaches and the flora and fauna filled Gironde estuary. Not forgetting wine and cognac tasting of course!
There is so much to do for all ages. Paris can be reached in only a 2.5hr train journey for a special brand of shopping day trip or romantic overnight visit. Bordeaux 1hr, Cognac 30 mins, Aubetterre Sur Dronne 25mins and Angouleme 15mins away. Also Saint Emillion only a short scenic 1hr drive away, take your pick. La Mirabelle is located in an excellent location to enjoy the famous Cognac Houses and the world renowned vineyards of South West France.
If all that sounds like to much hard work you can simply just relax and enjoy the beautiful views here and sun bath by the pool.
We are flanked by lines of vines, on a very quiet country lane, sunflower either side, perfect for little ones to cycle
'La Mirabelle' boasts wonderful views punctuated with fields of vivid sunflowers, maize and golden corn. It has a vista that captivates your eyes throughout the seasons and is wonderful to photograph, paint or simply enjoy. We feel that 'La Mirabelle' is an all year round holiday destination. Why not spend Christmas here? La Mirabelle has a wood burner, we can provide a Christmas tree and all you decorations.
Inside there are thoughtfully, creatively furnished rooms with oak beamed high ceilings and golden limestone feature walls. A fresh spacious brand new kitchen, dining room and lounge. Three bedrooms in total and two bathrooms, one ensuite and one with a handy utilty area. There are two twin bed rooms, each with the versitility to become double bedrooms if requested in advance of your stay. The third bedroom is a double master bedroom and the largest bedroom. The master bedroom has its own spacious ensuite bathroom with large shower and roll top bath. It also has a private door opening onto one of the outdoor terraces, so parents can sneak outside to share a glass of wine and watch the sun set. If you have young or older children, the cottage exclusively offers the safety of two walled gated gardens, one grassed and also a large area of lawn for older children to play freely. The walled garden beside the pool is for the use of both those in the main house Aulagnes and La Mirabelle to enjoy. We can provide any baby equipment if requested in advance.
The lovely swimming pool 10m x5m shared with the owners and holiday guests at Aulagnes, it is set away from the principle house 'Aulagnes', very much in a neutral position to serve both the house and cottage. The pool is securely fenced with a lockable high gate for safety and peace of mind. You can sunbath by the pool or join your children for a swim with ease.
The cottage is extremely well equipped and everything is brand new with the exception of the attractive characterful customised French furniture. There is plenty of outdoor furniture for relaxing and to enjoy that very special brand of French outdoor living.
'La Mirabelle Petite Maison' is a very special French getaway, a holiday with versatility for families, it offers something for everyone.