L'Ecole - French School House - Aude - Sleeps 8

Lovely gite with pool, views and wifi - Languedoc Roussillon, South West France 

  • L'Ecole - French School House exterior
  • View from L'Ecole - French School House
  • Swimming Pool
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bathroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Nearby Activity
  • L'Ecole - French School House exterior
  • Nearby Attraction
  • L'Ecole - French School House exterior
  • Garden and Grounds
L'Ecole - French School House in Aude, a gite in Languedoc-Roussillon: L'Ecole - French School House exterior

Old School House in rural hamlet with large heated pool,stunning views and wifi

Located halfway between Toulouse and Carcassonne, close to the Canal du Midi, L’Ecole is an old School Master’s house situated in the rural hamlet of Jean Raymond. It has stunning views across the Cathar countryside with the Pyrenees along the horizon and is easily accessible from Carcassonne and Toulouse Airport .

The gite is ideal for families and has a private garden with heated swimming pool. Based in the heart of Languedoc- Roussillon, L’Ecole is ideally positioned for exploring the Cathar region, with its amazing 'La Cite' at Carcassonne, the Black Mountains and the wine regions of Corbieres and Minervois. The Mediterranean coastline is just over an hour away with Narbonne and Beziers being popular resorts.

L’Ecole accommodates 8 people. The ground floor comprises of an open plan lounge/dining room, kitchen and family bathroom with bath and shower. The lounge has a 42” TV with UK stations, DVD player, Radio/ CD player and a dresser providing books, DVDs, CDs and games. Wireless broadband is also provided.

The well equipped kitchen has a dishwasher, gas hob,electric oven, built -in deep fat fryer and BBQ, microwave, American style fridge/freezer, small under counter fridge, coffee machine and toaster.
Laundry facilities include washer/dryer machine, outdoor washing line, iron and ironing board.

Upstairs are 4 bedrooms (2 king, 2 twin) all furnished with traditional French bateau beds with matching dressers and wardrobes. There is also a shower room with toilet and basin.

Outside is a terrace that has a shaded seating area with beautiful views. There is a covered outbuilding with a dining area for enjoying barbecues and al fresco meals. The top garden has a lawned area with well stocked flower beds. The lower garden has a heated pool (9m x 5m) and patio area with sun-loungers.

Local amenities are available in Revel and Castelnaudary (25mins). They have a selection of supermarkets, restaurants and banks. Both towns have a traditional weekly market selling wonderful local produce. For essentials closer by St.Papoul and Saissac both provide a small grocery shop and the all important boulangerie (baker).

There is a selection of activities within easy driving distance of the property including a golf course at Carcassonne, large indoor pool/ ice rink at Castres, tree-jumping at Puylaurens, kayaking at Limoux, horse-riding at Revel, cycle hire at Castelnaudary, sailing at La Ganguise and a water park (Aqualand) at Cap d’Adge. A popular destination nearby is Lac de St Ferreol (20 mins) - a large fresh water lake for swimming with a beach and picnic area. It also offers catamaran and pedalo hire, crazy golf plus a number of restaurants/bars.

There are many historical attractions nearby worth visiting such as Toulouse, Carcassonne, Castres, Revel, Saissac, Mirepoix, Limoux and Soreze.

L’Ecole is not shared with owners or other guests. The School Room attached to the property has not been renovated and is not included.

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 4 years

L'Ecole - French School House Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural

  • Car Required

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

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Twin 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
  • Tumble dryer

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

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

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

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

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Wine Tour
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling

Local Water Sports
  • Sailing
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
7 night(s) · 02 June 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name L'Ecole - French School House
Reference 266631
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Reviews 1 Add a Review
Owner's Website www.thefrenchschoolhouse.iowners.net
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L'Ecole - French School House in Aude

Nearest TownCastelnaudary - 17 kms (approx)
Nearest AirportCarscassonne - More than 30 kms (approx)

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