The Hamlet of Blanc Sur Sanctus - The SchoolhouseMultiple rentals available (11 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
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.
About the Property
A haven of tranquillity for walkers and nature lovers
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 or google us). No need to use Abritel's online booking (it costs you more), just contact us direct to book.
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Additional information about rental rates:
- 90 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 0-5
Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- 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
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Surf Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Parking On Street
- Towels Provided
- Vacuum Cleaner
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Stove
- 4 Ring Stove
- American Kitchen
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Child's Swing
- Garden Table & Chairs
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Pétanque Court
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
Rental Charges Rb
- Charges Included
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.
The Schoolhouse - view from the lounge
The Schoolhouse bedroom
The Presbytery - kitchen
The Presbytery - living room
Rouquette - master bedroom
Rouquette - kitchen
La Terrasse lounge
Day bed in the orchard
The village of Blanc
The Schoolhouse kitchen
The Presbytery - master bedroom
Rouquette - living room
La Terrasse - terrasse
La Terrasse bedroom
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