Situated in a quiet, friendly village in the Southern Vendee, 30 mins by car to the superb Atlantic beaches, 45 mins to La Rochelle and Ille de Re.
The house is beautiful, set in 1.5 acres of its own private grounds within a village; it boasts large, airy, light rooms, is full of character and style and has a wonderful welcoming, easy feel.
This house has many repeat bookings and guests rave about their holiday, you immediately feel at home. It's stylish, yet comfortable, you can see the strong attention to detail and is furnished to a very high standard.
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There are six bedroom, three of which are en-suite. We have 5 bath/ shower rooms in total.
There are two seperate staircases with two wings of sleeping accomodation.
The main house, a traditional Bourgoise French Farm house, has typically very large airy rooms and large french windows. Two of these rooms have modern, king four poster beds.
The third bedroom is complete with two 4ft Antique doubles. So this room can sleep up to 4 sharing.
The Grange, or Barn wing of the property also has three bedrooms, all ensuite.
A master with super-king 6 ft bed or two 3ft twins if prefered, is very cottage and classic in style and has an ajoining bathroom with a footed stand alone antique bath.
A futher pretty double, stone walls, bespoke bed and a bathroom with shower ensuite.
The third bedroom has 3, 3ft single beds and is a pretty room with a lovely shower room ensuite.
Perfect accomodation to enjoy this charming house and its facilities.
The downstairs hosts a large airy dinning room seatiing 16, which is lovely for more formal dinning, summer with the french window open, or Christmas and New year with the log fire burning.
The Kitchen has a large square table, equiped with all the facilities you would hope to expect when cooking for up to 16.
The house is well equipped for foodies, decent pans, sharp knives etc!
There are two sitting rooms, one in the grange which is vast, with a double height celing and gallery. This is a wonderful relaxing room and is lovley and cool in summer, it easily accomodates all the guests. It has a large wood burner for chilli winter evenings!
The second sitting/ reading room, is in the main house, and also doubles up as a movie and music room room. This room is furnished with chaise longues so reading and movie watching is a real treat! This room also enjoys high ceilings and is of generous proportions.
There is a well equiped utility room, washing, drying, butlers sink.
The downstiars toilet is easily accessed form the garden and pool.
Relax by the heated pool, which is really heated to 26 degrees, while the children play table tennis or games in the kids den!
Dine alfresco on the terrace, the outside dinning caters for up to 18.
The stunning terrace is large and also has a covered cooking area.
Explore the garden and enjoy the orchard, all fruit is organic and you are encouraged to help yourself to the fruit in season!
Alternatively, if you can tear your self away from the house and grounds, enjoy the atmosphere of rural France on your doorstep!
Great walks, cycles and runs through the sunflower fields from the door.
Whilst many guests agree, it's hard to leave the house; it is a perfect rural base from which to explore the Vendee countryside and its many attractions.