Le Fief d'Arve - Charente-Maritime - Sleeps 8

Le Fief d'Arve. Beautiful restored farmhouse near coast in Charente Maritime  

  • Le Fief d'Arve exterior
Le Fief d'Arve in Charente-Maritime, a cottage in Poitou-Charentes: Le Fief d'Arve exterior

4 bedroom 3 bath/shower sleeps 8 heated pool in splendid setting

Beautiful restored classical farmhouse in idyllic and tranquil setting 6 kms from magnificent beaches and coastline.

This charming C19th Charentaise farmhouse is in a rural and tranquil setting on its own just 2 mins from the village of ARVERT by car. Fully enclosed 2000m2 garden with lawns, shrubs and trees, Pool 11 x 5 x 1m - 2m depth with rigid security cover and Roman steps is heated, ensuring comfortable temperatures for swimming. Covered summerhouse for dining al fresco, large sunny terrace for relaxing around pool. Fixed BBQ.

Built c170 years ago in local stone this is a large house recently sympathetically restored and retaining original features.

Large sitting room has a double height beamed 'cathedral' ceiling, cool travertine stone floor, some exposed stone walls and comfortable sofas and furnishings. Equipped with TV, radio and WIFI, a large stone fireplace with french doors to terrace and pool.

Open archway to large farmhouse kitchen with beamed ceiling and travertine stone floor, pine units, large pine table and dining chairs. Equipment includes double oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave. French doors to terrace and pool.
To the rear of property off the lounge is a utility room with washing machine and double sink. Off the utility room is a downstairs bathroom with bath, shower and WC.
Also off the utility room is a 5th bedroom not included in the letting.

From sitting room open tread stairs (rope handrail) lead to a first floor mezzanine and 4 bedrooms. Spacious bed 1: king size bed, polished pine floor with rugs, ensuite shower room with WC. Bed 2: standard double bed, pine floor. Family shower room / WC. Beds 3 &4: exciting childrens rooms under eaves (with limited headroom in parts). Both are carpeted, 2 x singles and are suitable for children under 14 years old only as they are compact. Some low windows in main bedrooms.

Only 6kms from a beautiful and varied coastline in an area of forests, sand dunes and farmland, the commune of Arvert is 2 mins away with family restaurants, 3 supermarkets and covered marketplace.

Nearby are an excellent choice of beautiful sandy beaches within biking distance. 'La Cote Savauge' is a favourite accessible by car and bike through the pine forests often with huge Atlantic rollers providing thrilling surfing. Bike hire in Les Mathes 3km. Safer beaches at La Palmyre (10 mins drive) and Ronce les Bains (10/15minsdrive). La Palmyre also boasts Europe's largest zoo

More shops and seafood restaurants famous 'Marennes' oysters in La Tremblade (5/10 mins drive) with pavement cafes, market. Sophisticated resort town of ROYAN 20 mins drive passing excellent championship golf course on the way. Bed linen service but no towels provided. 2 week lets only . 5th bedroom may be available on request. Ensuite facilities and full wheelchair access but is not specifically equipped for disabilities.

Airports La Rochelle 50kms & Bordeaux 125kms.

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 7 years

Le Fief d'Arve Property Features

Location Type
  • Coastal
  • Rural

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Single Bedrooms

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Bath
  • Ground Floor Shower

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill
  • Coffee Machine

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Terrace / patio
  • Enclosed garden / play area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Surfing
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Theatre
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile
7 night(s) · 02 February 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Le Fief d'Arve
Reference 224228
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3
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Owner's Website www.lefiefarvert.co.uk
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Le Fief d'Arve in Charente-Maritime

Nearest TownArvert - 2 kms (approx)
Nearest AirportLa Rochelle - More than 30 kms (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSt Malo - More than 30 kms (approx)

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