La Petite Guittiere - Maine-et-Loire - Sleeps 5

Troglodyte property with caves, beams, bread oven and open fire 

  • La Petite Guittiere exterior
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Lounge
  • Bathroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Shower Room
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
La Petite Guittiere in Maine-et-Loire, a cottage in Loire: La Petite Guittiere exterior

Sitting in enclosed gardens this character property is an ideal getaway location

A fully restored troglodyte cottage, retaining its original pale tufa stonework. To experience a taste of traditional Loire living this cottage is perfect. With exposed wooden beams, a cast iron spiral staircase, a woodburner in the kitchen and a working bread oven in the cave lounge/dining area this cottage is full of character and charm. The well equipped kitchen includes a duel fuel cooker and microwave. A large kitchen table provides relaxed dining in front of the woodburner. The kitchen door opens onto an outside dining area where guests can relax and unwind.
From the kitchen the upstairs can be accessed via a spiral staircase. A tunnel at the back of the kitchen leads to the main cave. The cave contains a dining table and chairs, two sofas and the fully functioning bread oven. There is a TV/DVD for viewing dvds but with no access to TV channels.
From the cave guests can access the downstairs bathroom and also the enclosed garden.
On the first floor is a shower room with sink, toilet and walk in shower. The double bedroom is furnished with a wardrobe and chest of drawers and may be accessed via the first floor landing or outside steps.
On the second floor is the grenier bedroom with double bed and full size single bed. A door leads from the grenier to the upper garden.
The first and second floors of the property can be accessed by the narrow spiral staircase or via outside stone steps.
The property lies within its own secure grounds and can accommodate one well behaved pet.The garden is on two levels with a bbq provided on the lower level.
Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, bathroom with toilet, basin and free standing victorian roll top bath. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom. Second floor: 1 double bedroom plus single bed.
Underfloor heating, convector heaters, open fire in lounge, woodburner in kitchen (initial bag of logs provided, further logs €6 per bag), £45 heating supplement Nov-May (incl), all other power included in rental, bed linen included in rent, colour TV (for DVD use only), CD player, freezer, microwave, enclosed garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking please. NB: Sloping ceiling in lounge and second floor bedroom. Spiral stairs or external steps to bedrooms. Baby cot available at no extra cost. Rental Saturday – Saturday. Arrival after 4pm, departure by 10am.
It lies within walking distance of forest walks and is close to an open air swimming pool (seasonal) at nearby Gennes.
Angers and Saumur are both within easy driving distance, as are many of the area’s spectacular châteaux. An ideal holiday base.
Shop 1km, café/bar and restaurant 300m.
Booking notes
A £100 non-refundable deposit is required on booking with the balance due 8 weeks prior to arrival. A £100 refundable security deposit to cover breakages is required with the balance. This will be returned within 2 weeks of leaving providing there are no breakages.

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 4 years

La Petite Guittiere Property Features

Location Type
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Open fire
  • Wood burner

  • 2 Double Bedrooms

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Bath

  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

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

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • Sailing
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
Pricing and availability unknown.
Please contact the owner for details
Key Property Details
Property Name La Petite Guittiere
Reference 256555
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Dogs Allowed 1
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La Petite Guittiere in Maine-et-Loire

Nearest TownChemellier - Less than 1 mile (approx)
Nearest AirportAngers - 21 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSt Malo - More than 30 miles (approx)

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