Gemard Cottage - Gironde - Sleeps 2

Contemporary Cottage for 2 + Baby, 10m x 5m Private Pool & Luxury Lounge Area 

Gemard Cottage in Gironde, a cottage in Aquitaine

Charming 1-Bedroom Countryside Cottage, Flexible Changeover Days

Enjoy staying in a comfortable, lovingly restored cottage that offers rarely found quality accommodation. Ideal for couples/honeymooners wishing a romantic getaway. The cottage has its own entrance located on one side of a courtyard setting. The owner's live in a farmhouse on the other side of the courtyard with their own garden & terraces, well away & out of sight of the cottage. They are on hand if you need them, but respect the privacy of guests & do not use the pool. The owner's have a loveable labrador who is not allowed in the cottage/round the pool area.

Set in beautiful gently rolling countryside surrounded by plum orchards, vineyards & wonderful views, guests enjoy a large secluded private 10m x 5m pool set in its own courtyard with surrounding terrace, a superb selection of outdoor lounge furniture & covered pergola. Pool depth from 1m to 2m. The pool terrace has a gate with a couple of steps leading down to a gravelled front courtyard & parking area. Separate dining terrace with built-in BBQ (originally a bread oven) is next to the cottage. 2 steps lead from the terrace up to the cottage side door & open plan living area. At the back of the cottage, looking out over an orchard, are lawns & a table tennis table. You are welcome to walk in the orchards.

Ground floor accommodation with WiFi. The open plan contemporary living room has a lounge area with a wood burning stove set in an original stone fireplace. Ideal for cooler periods. The small TV has English Freesat UK channels. A door leads to the outside dining terrace/BBQ. The fitted kitchenette has an electric oven with hob, extractor fan, dishwasher, kettle, toaster, selection of dinner ware and drinking glasses. Dining table & 4 chairs.

From the kitchen there is a small entrance hall with 1 internal step & a front door leading to the pool area. Off the hall is a spacious, attractive double aspect bedroom with a 6' wide double bed (185cm x 200cm). This can be made into 2 single beds on request. The room overlooks the pool at the front & orchards & lawn at the back. A travel cot & highchair are available on request.

Electric heater.

The shower room is next to the bedroom and has a shower cubicle, wash hand basin, vanity unit, w.c. & towel rail.

Guests have free use of the owner's laundry room with access from an outside door.

A short drive away are the historic towns of Monsegur (XIII century bastide) & Duras with weekly markets, shops, supermarkets, pharmacies, hairdressers, beauty salons, banks & P.O. Weekly summer night markets with entertainment & stalls selling tasty, locally produced food & wines for al fresco dining. 2.5km walk to cafe/bar & daily bread.

Within easy reach of world famous chateaux, vineyards, St. Emilion, Bordeaux, Bergerac & the Dordogne this is the perfect base to enjoy the best of SW France.

Private bike hire, catering, pre-cooked meals & wine tours available.

Taxe de Sejour tourist tax inc in the rent & paid by owner.


This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 2 years

Gemard Cottage Property Features


Location Type
  • Rural

Accessibility
  • Car Required

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

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

Catering Services Available
  • Breakfast available (payable locally)
  • Lunch available (payable locally)
  • Evening meal available (payable locally)

Bedrooms
  • 1 Double Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Shower

Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Kitchen
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Broadband

Entertainment
  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Table Tennis
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels

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

Parking available
  • Off road parking

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

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
£695
7 night(s) · 01 April 2021
Key Property Details
Property Name Gemard Cottage
Reference 284939
Region
Department
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Reviews 2 Add a Review
 
Owner's Website www.livingfrench.com
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Gemard Cottage in Gironde

Nearest TownMonsegur, 5 km - 6 kms (approx)
Nearest AirportBergerac 45 min/Bordeaux 70min - Less than 1 km (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortCaen, 430 miles - More than 30 kms (approx)

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