Transformation of an old barn in two country cottages independent and also a duplex apartment in our farmhouse, wholes on land .50ha with private access road.
The cottages are in a quiet, elevated location overlooking the magnificent views of the Pyrenees and the surrounding landscape.
Despite the remote location, however, the cottages are not isolated as they are only about 1 km from the village center and about 2. 50km from the small town of Masseube where a full range of Shops, Restaurants, Banks etc. are all available together with Doctors surgeries, Pharmacy and other medical facilities.
Isolated reason is ideal for sunbathing, relaxing or of the games with large lawn areas and enough shade amongst the many varied trees plus, of course, use our pool 8m x 13m.
Activities in the region, bike, playground for children, golf, horse riding, canoeing, tennis, Theme Park, Zoo / Wildlife Park.
Other attractions to see or participate in are, cathedrals, museums, Roman ruins, houses, castles, night march, Music Festivals (Country in Mirande, Tempo Latino in Vic Fezensac, Jazz in Marciac) and last, but not least, the Tour de France.
HOUSING - THE HIGH. 5 + 5
Both cottages have been a renovation and a quality furniture, and all the beams are apparent.
Each cottage includes:
* Two carpeted bedrooms with two twin beds each.
* Complete room with WC, washbasin, shower (mixer
Thermostatic and glass door for safety).
* An entry door, an entrance hall and a staircase leading upstairs.
* Large pieces beamed, vaulted ceilings and flooring wax,
comprising a fitted kitchen (oven and refrigerator), a space
meals, and a living area with lounge furniture. The french doors
open onto a large private terrace offering stunning views
and surrounding Pyrenees.
Although totally separated and private, the cottages are ideal for two families who want to vacation together but keeping their independence.
For amily with small children we have provided a safety gate at the top of the stairs for housing and the terrace is protected by a railing.
Each cottage is fully equipped for up to five people, including a kettle and tea! Pillows, blankets and enough sheets are provided but you must bring your own towels, tea towels, etc.
Washing machine available in the adjacent loft.
Garden furniture, barbecue and sun loungers are available for your exclusive use.
POOL [pool safety lawful]
Our pool 13m x 8m is conveniently located at the rear of cottages, but not so close that turbulent swimmers can disrupt the peace of those who just want to relax. The pool is surrounded by a paved terrace for sunbathing and the area is enclosed to prevent very young children from wandering. Although it is not heated, the pool is generally warm enough for comfortable swimming from May to September [subject, of course, weather
In Broca is located near the heart of the beautiful region of Gascony Gers. In addition to being particularly highlighted for its rich food and wine, the region is also the center for distilling Armagnac, the 'Brandy of Gascony' and there are many small "tasting".
The whole area is rich in history with many small Bastides (fortified villages / villages) and other interesting places for the more active tourists to visit.
A mention Auch, the ancient capital of Gascony and place of birth musketeer D'Artagnan, with its magnificent cathedral 500 years. Also Marciac, a pretty town, famous for its Jazz Festival in August but, really, the choice is endless.
For larger of day trips - Lourdes, Toulouse, Pau, Spain, the Pyrenees and the Atlantic coast are 1 to 2 hours easy drive and well worth the effort.
Markets are held in Masseube on Tuesday morning and there are others in the surrounding villages or towns, on most days of the week.
Magre nature of the region, you will find that the cadets are very friendly and offer a warm welcome to all visitors to make your stay more enjoyable.
If you absorb enough of the mood On Broca, there is much to do in the area with bars, restaurants, lakes, skiing, sailing, fishing, horse riding nearby and there are a number of excellent golf courses nearby.
There are a number of great shopping nearby Offering all different challenges to Both beginners and Experienced golfers. They ranks from a mere 9-hole course in Masseube Itself to a majestic 18-hole course in Auch.
Green fees are reasonable for visitors and a feature of all the races are the fantastic views of the Pyrenees and rolling countryside surrounds qui em, and in addition, you will share the race with very FEW other players.
Obviously, keen golfers will bring Their Own clubs aim we do-have a pair of sets to hire for occasional players.
For golfng parts, we are happy to arrange a program follows to your personal requirements, just ask.
Olive and Douglas Livesey, who are the owners of the Broca live in the neighboring farm [built in 1781] and will be happy to help with any problems and / or advice.
We have a broadband connection wi-fi which is available to customers on request.