|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
A holiday at Walnut Cottage has something for everyone for those who want to experience long and relaxing days, for those who wish to swim and try the water sports at the lake. For those of you who are golfers so many courses to choose.
Fishermen, there is a wide range of fish, the carp will pleasantly shock you; they come from all over Europe to fish in this area. Not forgetting the amateur photographer, the walker, the cyclist, what ever you want from your holiday, the Creuse and surrounding area has this and more to offer.
St Sebastien is so close to where the famous painters came to paint including Claude Monet & Armand Guillaumin the Sedelle valley is famous for their painting and after visiting the site you will see why just amazing.
The famous George Sands frequently walked around the ruins of Crozant inviting the impressionist painters to the area as it was so beautiful.
For all animal lovers you could'nt chose a better place to be ZooParc de Beauval has Giant Pandas Then there is La Vallee des Singes where monkeys and apes are many, Planet Crocodiles where there are plus 200 crocodiles to see how amazing are these places to visit and only a car ride away so you see there is definatly something for everyone hope to see. Please if you have any questions remember we are here to help. Check out our photographs to see just a little piece of what is on offer
We are delighted with the new extention of a second bedroom to Walnut Cottage, as well as the new bedroom Walnut Cottage has been newly decorated throughout, we are sure you will be as pleased with the result as we are , we really hope your holiday will be a holiday to remember, and we look forward to meeting you .
And to tempt you Walnut Cottgae is set in beautiful gardens with sunbeds BBQ a lovely bond and if the strawberries are ready for picking you are welcome to share them Children can run free and play to their hearts content.
Walnut Cottage offers a very well equiped kitchen evrything you need to make your holiday a relaxed one. Linen and towels are supplied as well as a free welcome pack, We also welcome well behaved dogs, Walnut Cottage offers 2 bedrooms bedroom 1 with double bed Bedroom 2 has twin beds, the lounge offers all the comforts of home with a well equiped kitchen area, walking outside you will have firstly a gravelled patio oozing with colourful plant turn to the right and you start to walk to the main garden where you will find 3 other patios including a pond area many tree to sit in the shade sun loungers a bbq and the most relaxing place to be if the strawberries are ripe pick some for your tea we are keen gardeners as you will see.If you would like any further information please do ask. Lastly there is free Wifi
I grew up in North London my husband Fred in Barnet Herts we have been married for 43 years we met whilst Fred was serving in the army and in Gibraltar,We have two children Victoria our daughter Matthew our son we have seven grandchildren and one great grandson, Matthew and wife Madie and there two children live only five minutes from us. We have had an exciting life we have lived in South Africa where my parents and sisters lived for 30 years we only stayed 8 years the building industry was going into recession so it was time to leave we returned to the UK and settled in Northampton for eighteen years where I worked as a legal Librarian no it wasnt boring or dull I loved it my husband by profession is a builder as you can imagine he is great to have around all the work in the Cottage he did and its beautiful now you know a little about us we would love to get to know you so why not come stay.
The Owner purchased this cottage in 1996
We bought this property after searching the internet for possibly two years no matter where I looked I seemed always to come back to the Limousin we eventually decided yes this is what we wanted to we booked our flights and appointments with the estate agents and off we flew, it was on our last day and the very last house we saw the minute the estate agent pulled up outside i just new this was the one you know when you have that feeling, it wasnt because it was so inviting it needed lots work but Fred was a builder so we said yes this was the one, we have spent our time turning it from a house into a home so this is now our little piece of heaven
It was somewhere we could feel this is home somewhere where we were no longer on a treadmill a place where you had time to live and not rush from one day to the next
The house was set in the most amazing country side where places of interest are only a few km away where where we could walk and not worry about traffic speaking of traffic there isnt any traffic jams are un heard of and all the house are different
endroit calme et paisible, ideal pour les amoureux de nature et de promenades.
Proprietaires discret. Pour les enfants lac a 10 minutes de voiture .
Un avant goût du paradis pour ceux qui apprécie le calme et la nature. Bucolique et plein de charme, ce petit gîte nous a permis de nous ressourcer dans une région où il fait bon vivre. Nous avons pu savourer les petits plaisirs simples des joies de la vie à la campagne, la belle campagne, celle qui rappelle nos meilleurs souvenirs d'enfance.
Les hôtes, Vivien et son mari nous ont admirablement bien accueillis. Leurs efforts pour dépasser la barrière de la langue (notre anglais était aussi médiocre que leur français!) ont été propices à des moments de convivialité et prétexte à de nombreux sourires.
Discrets et chaleureux, bref... juste ce qu'il faut pour se sentir bien.
Nous les remercions de tout coeur pour leur douceur de vivre.
Seul petit bémol : le gîte manque un peu de luminosité une fois la porte fermée mais il a fait si beau que nous ne nous lassions pas du jardin.
Walnut Cottage is surrounded by places of interest all within a short car ride
There is the Valley of the painters where the impressionists including Claude Money painted
The Ruins of Crozant
Gargilesse voted one of Frances prettiest villages
Argenton-sur-Creuse built on the Gallo-Roman city of Argentomagus
Oradour-sur-Glane On 10 June 1944 German soilders massacered 642 men women and children The village has been left as it was on that very day in memory of the people who perished.
Lake Chambon where you can relax or enjoy all the watersports including sailing great for all ages
There are so many places to cycle and we have the bicycles to lend you
Places to hike
and if you just want to unwind our beautiful garden will be there waiting to spoil you
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Apr 15 2017 - May 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
May 27 2017 - Sep 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$125|
A cleaning /breakage deposit is required on a seperate cheque that will be returned returned to you within 14 days after satisfactory inspection
I have seperate rates for 2 persons low seasons (same as 4 persons) £39.00 per night minimum 4 nights £280.00 per week
High season minimum 4 nights £55.00 per night and per week £360.00
The charge per dog is £30.00 per week (The dog must be supervised at all times and well behaved the dog will not be allowed on furniture or beds and the owner is responsible for cleaning any dog refuse)