Newly completed, well appointed character 2 bedroom Gite, sleeps 4/6
Located in the village of Petosse, near Fontenay le Comte, elgargite offers a peaceful holiday in a completely relaxing and spacious environment and is within easy reach of several local villages offering grocery stores, boulangerie, doctors, pharmacy and tabac.
The spacious accommodation is fully equipped throughout to a very high standard and includes large dining kitchen with wood-burning stove (wood chargeable), full gas cooker/oven, microwave, fridge & freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine.
The large Lounge has 2 sets of French Windows opening out onto a private south-facing spacious walled garden, 42" Widescreen TV (English channels), DVD player with a selection of DVDs, and hi-fi, together with ipod docking station.
One downstairs bedroom with double bed and original exposed beams, overlooks the garden, and has an adjacent shower room & WC. The upstairs family room with original exposed beams houses two double beds, with adjacent bathroom with bath, vanity wash basin and WC.
The private spacious garden has a large sun-trap terrace with gas BBQ, garden furniture and sun loungers. The garden area attracts a wide array of birds/wildlife.
Indoor/outdoor games are provided for your enjoyment. There is also a large enclosed private parking area within the grounds.
The property is within 10 minutes drive from the nearby historic market town of Fontenay le Comte, offering many shops, cafe-bars and restaurants, with several supermarkets for those all-important supplies and the market town of Lucon is within a 20 minute drive from the property.
The forest of Mervent, the beautiful renowned Citadel of Vouvant and the Marais Poitevin National Park (Green Venice) are also within a 20 minute drive.
La Rochelle, Chatelaillon Plage, Fouras and Ile de Re, together with many of the beautiful beaches of the Vendee and Charente Maritime, are all within an hour’s drive, as is Puy du Fou, Europe’s premier multi-award winning theme park.
For outdoor enthusiasts, there is an outdoor climbing & adventure centre at nearby Mervent with a sailing club/school. There is also an excellent indoor & outdoor swimming pool complex at nearby Fontenay le Comte.
There are many rivers and canals throughout the area for fishing and boating enthusiasts and the area is renowned for walking and cycling, with numerous cycle tracks and walkways meandering through beautiful open countryside. Cycles are available for hire including delivery/collection to/from Elgargite.
For cycling enthusiasts www.vendeevelo.vendee.fr provides an excellent online app guiding you through the numerous Vendee-wide cycle tracks, and includes details of the local café bars and restaurants en route. This facility has been highly recommended by many cycling enthusiasts.
WiFi is available throughout the property.
Cot & highchair are available on request.
Sorry, no pets, and no smoking inside the Gite.
This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 1 year
elgargite Property Features
Housekeeping & Services
- Iron and Ironing Board
- Bed Linen Included
- Towels Included
- Fuel and Power Included
- High Chair
- No Smoking
Open Fire/Wood Burner
Ground Floor Facilities
- Ground Floor Bedroom
- Ground Floor Toilet
- Ground Floor Shower
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Machine
- TV - Satellite or Cable
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Sun Loungers
- Patio Furniture
- Tennis Racquets
- Private garden
- Terrace / patio
- Enclosed garden / play area
- Outdoor games area
- Covered parking
- Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
- Wine Tour
- Mountain Biking
- Horse Riding
Local Water Sports
- Swimming (indoor pool)
- Swimming (outdoor pool)