An unspoiled estate, with a 45acres romantic park, ponds, woods, fields, footpaths and in the heart of the typical French village of Mons en Laonnois with all facilities (baker, bistrot, chemist,.....). The 18° century house had been restored in two very comfortable and independent holiday cottages. Each semi detached self catering 'gite' has sunny garden, very comfortable furniture, views and use on the romantic park. The anglers can enjoy their passion in the private pond (2 acres and less 300ms from the house), a lot of beautiful carps (25lbs), peaks, tenches are waiting them. Close (6kms) from Laon breathtaking medieval town and from the Champagne area: Reims at 40kms (motorway) with famous cellars and WW2 Redition Room , the 'Chemin des Dames' WW1 battlefield. Easy daily access to the new Center Parks the 'Lac d'Ailette' or to the 18 holes Ailette challenging golf course. Not far from Paris and Euro Disney by motorways (120/90kms). For more information, please contact us.
The park: There are more than 35 different species of trees, you can only enjoy the park: sitting on the benches, watching birds ,wild deers coming to drink in the pond.
In the pond carps, peaks are huge and healthy.
In each season, you admire the colours of the woods, the bird's songs and just be quiet.
From the estate you walk in the Foret de Saint Gobain with managed loops around the village.
Activities: Close from Laon with more than 80 classified monuments, you can spend time to visit the town, walk around the walls and admire the magnificient Gothic cathedral.
A lot of good restaurants in the town or in the country are available.
Reims with the WW2 Redition Room, and capital from the Champagne area, the famous cellars are within 40kms drive by A26 motorway.
The 'Chemin des Dames' WW1 battlefield is close from the estate (10kms). In the museum 'la Caverne du Dragon' you see what very bad times our grand fathers have had during this WW1.
A wonderful 27 holes golf course is at 15kms: in the woods or along water hazards, it's always challenging.
A new Center Parks is open at Lac d'Ailette: there are numerous activities for kids and young ones. Daily access is easy and not too expansive .
Not far from Paris or Euro Disney by car or train.
web site: You will find more details and picture on our web site. contact for address.
A castle destroyed during the WW2, around a 50acres estate with a barn and our house once an old 'vendangeoir'
When we definitly established, the barn had to be renovated or demolished!!! So now it's renovated in a comfortable holiday cottage in the midle of the estate with pond, woods, fields,...
Calm, Rest, Silence,
No car needed,
The beatifull old medieval town of Laon,
The WW1 battlefields
And the Champagne area and Reims