Petit Chateau la Vigne - Charente - Sleeps 13

Stunning character house with private pool and mature parkland.  

  • Petit Chateau la Vigne exterior
  • Swimming Pool
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Terrace
  • Master Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Nearby Activity
  • Bathroom
Petit Chateau la Vigne in Charente, a cottage in Poitou-Charentes: Petit Chateau la Vigne exterior

Character property with private pool, walking distance water sports. Free WIFI

Le Petit Chateau La Vigne is a 5 bedroomed detached, typical French character house situated in a countryside location 5 minutes drive from the pretty, bustling town of Ruffec in the Charente Region. There is a 12m x 5m metre pool in the garden for the exclusive use of guests, with pool towels and sun-loungers provided. The house has its own small woodland with steps leading down to the Charente river.
Although a quiet location, the property is 5 minutes walk from the Rejallant leisure area where you can hire canoes, kayaks, pedalos and paddle-boards.There is also an excellent restaurant which is tranquil and picturesque with views of the river Charente

Key features of the house: (Covid cleaning protocols in place)
• Large Entertaining Kitchen with island and whole length of kitchen sliding doors to patio area – BBQ’s provided
• 4 Bathrooms (3 are en-suite, the fourth has a shower washbasin & wc for the 2 bedroomed wing)
• 2 lounges one very large with refectory dining table
• 5 bedrooms (3 ensuite) – easily sleeps 11 with a further option for at least 2 more on mezzanine.
• Extensive selection of garden furniture available
• Access to fishing on river below river-bank
• Large walled and secure garden
• Quiet position yet only 5 mins from bustling town
• Bedding and towels provided (included in cost)
• 2 full size travel cots (including bed linen) and 2 high chairs
• Garden games including table tennis, football, badminton, swing ball, jenga and selection of indoor games available
• A selection of bicycles available

What to see and do
The nearest town, Ruffec has three supermarkets and is a bustling traditional town, which has several boulangeries, butchers, patisseries and several eateries including pizzerias. Twice weekly markets in Ruffec town centre selling the local “Charentaise” wine, and well known “Pineau” (an aperitif) as well as sea food, cheeses and local produce.

Just one hour drive away Futuroscope, one of France’s largest family attractions is 8km north of Poitiers and is a really good day out for all offering something completely different to the local culture but on the scale of the Eden Project or Disney Paris.

La Vallee des Singes
30 minutes – more than 250 monkeys living in total liberty – an excellent day out – take a picnic

Angouleme, a historic, walled city is 30 mins drive & has a humming nightlife of bar-cafes and things to do.

Poitiers -45 mins drive. it offers lots to see in terms of art and architecture as well as the impressive church of Notre-Dame.

Atlantic Coast – Superb sandy beaches at ports of La Rochelle and Royan - 1.5 hrs

Airports - Poitiers - 1 hour, Limoges and La Rochelle - 1.5 hrs, Bordeaux - 2 hrs
Ferry Ports - St Malo and Caen

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 2 years

Petit Chateau la Vigne Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • 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

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Twin Bedrooms
  • 1 Triple Bedroom

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

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

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

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

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

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

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

Parking available
  • Off road parking

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

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
Pricing and availability unknown.
Please contact the owner for details
Key Property Details
Property Name Petit Chateau la Vigne
Reference 296855
Sleeps 13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4
Reviews 2 Add a Review
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Petit Chateau la Vigne in Charente

Nearest TownRuffec - 1 mile (approx)
Nearest AirportLimoges - More than 30 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSt Malo - More than 30 miles (approx)

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