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Chataigne House

Chataigne House, a traditional Charantaise farmhouse on a small complex with 3 gites
Chataigne House, a traditional Charantaise farmhouse on a small complex with 3 gites
Family fun at the lovely pool and picnic area
Bright, spacious lounge at Chataigne
Romantic antique bedroom furniture in the master bedroom at Chataigne House
Cosy up by the log fire on a chilly evening
The pool looks so appealing all lit up at night
Plenty of room for family and friends to eat
'Secret Garden' entrance to the pool and picnic area
Well equipped kitchen with all mod cons!
A shaded pavilion by the pool for a cool drink or snack
Bikes are available for you to borrow, for the whole family
Light flooding through the windows at Chataigne House
Welcome home!
A seat under the shade of the trees, to read a book or perhaps watch your children play
Pretty wisteria
Character shutters and wide open windows, letting the light in at Chataigne House
The beautiful French dresser with lots of lovely treasures on display in Chataigne House
Horse riding nearby
French bread and peonies
La Rochelle is a beautiful, elegant place
Cognac country
Canoeing on the nearby river Charente at Verteuille
Get close to the monkeys at the nearby Vallée Des Singes
Enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside
Futuroscope, a great treat for the kids, and the most visited attraction in the Poitou-Charentes
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Sauze-Vaussais, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Châtaigne house is a lovely Charantaise farmhouse filled with character features.

Open plan downstairs with a fully fitted kitchen through an archway, with a log burner for the colder months in the lounge area, and a separate sitting room with sofa bed for occasional guests plus downstairs WC.

Upstairs are two double bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room, and a third bedroom with two sets of bunkbeds, plus a family bathroom.
Sloping ceilings and beams add an abundance of character.

Outside there is a built in barbecue and covered patio area with outdoor furniture.
Listing #HL1725241
About the Owner
Carol C
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Sofa
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
    2 Bunks
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GBP 125
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$268 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Sauzé-Vaussais, Lezay and Ruffec (with its TGV link to Paris) are the nearest towns.

Sitting right on the border of the Deux-Sèvres, Vienne and Charente departments, we are ideally placed for exploring the area.

We are right next door to a fishing lake, and within walking distance of a charming restaurant, with many more in the close vicinity, two being excellent English-owned establishments.

The local market town of Sauze Vaussais is only a 10 minute drive away, with fresh local produce from the charming markets on Thursdays & Saturdays. Two supermarkets (one a large Super U ), and a variety of boulangeries, tabacs and other small shops. There are several restaurants and cafes, including mobile fish and chips twice a week. There is a large lake just outside the village with fishin...
Car recommended
How to get there
Via Brittany Ferries, approx. drive times are: St. Malo 3hrs 49min; Caen 3hrs 55 min; Le Havre 4hrs 25min; Cherbourg 4hrs 58min; Roscoff 5hrs 6 mins; or if you fancy a leisurely crossing or a twin-centre trip with Spain, Bilbao is approx. 5hrs 7mins, or Santander 5hrs 49mins.

You can also take a ferry or EuroTunnel to Calais, and drive down from there, or a Eurostar to Paris then a train Paris-Ruffec.

Airports nearby include Poitiers (30 mins), La Rochelle or Limoges (up to 1 1/2 hrs), or Bordeaux a little further
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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