Carefully renovated to retain its character with original exposed beams, La porcherie is part of a 200 year old farm set in a tranquil rural location with unspoilt views of the countryside, a perfect setting for relaxing and a safe environment for the children to play.
Accessed off a quiet country lane with open fields all around and very private yet only 5miles from the old market town of La Chatre, with it's weekly market and many excellent restaurants.
La porcherie has two bedrooms, one with 3 single beds and the other with a double bed, an upstairs bathroom with shower, shaver point and hairdryer. A cot with bed linen and high chair are available on request at no extra charge.
Downstairs there is a well equipped kitchen with ample worktop space, a dishwasher and washing machine.
The confortable lounge hosts a logburner for those who like the romantic feel of a real fire, although the property does have gas central heating, English TV and Wifi.
Outside there is a patio area with gas barbeque, table and chairs, this leads directly to the pool with sun loungers.
The pool heated to 30°C, is available from April to October and is for your exclusive use, but the garden is shared with the owners.
All linen is supplied including towels and pool towels, so you don't need to bring these bulky items with you.
There is plenty to do onsite, childrens swing set and climbing rope, boules court, swingball, table tennis, snooker table, table football and gym area with running machine, exercise bike and weights.
This is an area which still retains its traditional French lifestyle with many Chateaux, forests, lakes and rivers to explore, also an excellent base for walking, cycling or exploring.
There is an equestrian centre, tennis courts, fishing and 18 hole international golf course only 5 minutes away at Les Dryads, Pouligny Notre Dame.
No smoking is permitted inside the property, outside is not a problem.
A welcome pack is provided on arrival for bookings of 7 days or more, which consists of: Baguette, croissants, butter, jam, cheese, coffee, tea, sugar, semi skimmed milk and a bottle of wine.
The heater for the pool only works if outside temperature exceeds 8°C, the pool is for your exclusive use, however the garden is shared with the owners.
Resident English owners live in the farmhouse just across the garden and offer help and advice whenever needed.Get the full listing »