|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Burgundy Nineteenth century residence restored in the tradition. For groups or families which could enjoy this spacious, lighted house tastefully decorated with antique furniture. This is a house that has an equipment of high quality both in its cuisine as in its bathrooms.
5 bedrooms on 2 levels (3 with beds 160cm and 140cm, 2 with double beds 90cm), 4 bathrooms with toilets, incl. one for person with limited mobility, a large living with fireplace and a separate toilet, a large fully equipped kitchen with a Lacanche piano, a spacious dining room. Laundry. Terrace with pergola and teak furniture
Attractions: Walking in the adjacent forest. Fishing in pond. Aquatic center, tennis, hiking, canoeing on the Loire, cyclo-tourism along the Canal du Nivernais. Nevers: City of art 30Km. Vineyards of Pouilly and Sancerre, Cote de Beaune on a day tour.
In a closed garden half acre children gantry, ping-pong table, barbecue and tables. The house is located on a 6 acres land with century old oak trees .
Optional: Possibility to rent an additional house on the same property (2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 toilet, living/dining, kitchen to accommodate 4 additional adults.
This family home was renovated in 2007 by the great grandson of the original owner. He took great care and love to preserve the 'joie de vivre' of his childhood and his ancestors. It was built around 1870 next to a stone quarry that was operated by the family. The ground floor at times was a cafe where the locals gathered to discuss politics and the daily affairs of the town.
CLAUDINE but preferably contact by e-mail purchased this cottage in 1870
This house is in the middle of the French countryside (La France Profonde) in the confluence of several regions that are rich in history, forest, natural reserves, reputed wines, rivers and waterways. It is the ideal place to enjoy fresh air and authentic country French lifestyle. It is located in Burgundy and day trips to La Cote d'or, Sancerre and Pouilly are recommended.
The house can accomodate 10 adults. On the ground floor there is a bedroom with 2 single beds and an en-suite bathroom that can accommodate a special needs person. The bedroom has a large flat-screen television. An additional 1/2 bathroom are also located on the ground floor.
Four large double bedrooms are located on the first floor. One of these bedrooms has the smaller (2 single bed) room adjacent and they both share a bathroom. This would be great for a family or could be utilized as a suite. The other large bedroom has its own bathroom nearby with the laundry. It also has a connecting door to the fourth bedroom. Enjoy the fireplace in this room and its lovely antique furnishings. There is a 3rd bathroom adjacent to this 4th bedroom. which has a bathtub.
Should you like to enjoy the local markets, fresh fruit, vegetables and regional products can be obtained at the Saturday morning market in La Machine or the Friday market in Decize. On Tuesday morning in Verneuil or Wednesdays in Dornes there are markets with a vegetable, meat and cheese. You could also drive 20 minutes to Jardin de Marigny to pick your own fruit, vegetables and flowers. Driving around you will see white cows everywhere. They are white Charolais cattle, a hallmark of the Burgundy landscape. This meat is well-known in France and recognized worldwide so don't forget to taste it. You will be able to buy it from one of the several butchers in Decize.
In this region our museums include La Machine's 'Museum de la Mine' and 'Centre National du Costume de Scene' in Moulin. There is also the 'Museum de la Faience' and 'Saint Bernadette de Lourdes' located in Nevers with its wellknown cathedrale. Additional worthwhile places to visit include Magny Cours, the former home of the Formula 1. It is still an active circuit to international races. And beautiful rural areas such as Bourbon Lancy and Apremont sur Allier. Bourbon Lancy is a spa town with thermal springs. Apremont sur Allier is a member of the association of 'The most beautiful villages in France'
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 2 2015
7 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||€300|
Ces tarifs sont pour le Gite capacite 10 adultes (non compris les enfants de < 2ans). Pour des groupes plus importants (10 a 15 adultes) on peut louer la maison voisine (2 chambres). Les weekends vont du Vendredi soir au Dimanche apres-midi. Les Mid-week ont des dates flexibles durant la semaine mais sont de 2 nuits minimum.
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* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
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