Les Rosiers is an historic, 3 level family home, that has been lovingly renovated to become a spectacular example of the mix of old world charm, and modern conveniences such as High-Speed WiFi, Cable TV, large flat screen TV, Multi-Zone DVD player, and Free Long Distance Phone Calls.
It features 3 full bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a half bathroom (wc + basin), fully equipped kitchen, outside terrace with grassed area, vintage furnishings, and the owner's original art work on the walls!
It is ideally located in the Renaissance Village of Amboise, with its Royal Palace, walking distance from the Amboise train station, and from the bridge over the Loire River, which leads directly to the stimulating, Historic, Heart of Old Town Amboise.
There you'll visit the lively Place du Chateau, Clock Tower, Rue Nationale shopping area, the Open Market (nominated as one of France's Best), the Royal Palace of Amboise, the Clos Lucé (Leonardo DaVinci's last home), and the 12th Century Chapel where DaVinci is buried.
Les Rosiers is complete with 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, and a 1/2 bathroom (wc + basin) on the ground floor.
1st floor (2nd USA) - 1 queen bed (160 x 200 cm) in 1st large main bedroom
1st floor (2nd USA) - 2 adult sized bunk beds (80 x 190 cm) in 2nd bedroom
1st floor (2nd USA) - bathroom with shower, bath-tub, sink, toilet
2nd floor (3rd USA) - private suite with 1 queen bed (160 x 200 cm), with ensuite bathroom with shower sink & toilet, and sitting area
You enter Les Rosiers and note the 1800's original staircase mixed with the bright and expansive living room and dining area, with modern features, historic furnishings, large screen TV, multi-zone DVD player (you can bring your children's favorite DVD's with you), and a collection of original black and white photography from the owner's own collection.
You'll also find convenient a 1/2 bathroom (wc + basin), which makes 3 total in the townhouse -- no waiting!
You'll move towards the glass ceilinged bar area, flooded with light, and giving you direct access to the terrace with barbecue, and grassed garden area lined with rose bushes.
There's a large storage room off terrace to store your bicycles, where you'll find a convenient clothes dryer too.
The fully equipped kitchen is to your left, with oven, induction cook top, dishwasher, clothes washer, microwave, refrigerator with freezer, and all you need to make gourmet meals from the fresh products you'll find in Amboise's famous outdoor market along the Loire River.
You'll next head to the 1st floor (2nd USA), where you'll find the 2nd bedroom, with adult sized bunk beds, comfortable for young children or adolescents, and plenty of storage space.
Down the hall is the 1st bathroom, with large bathtub/shower, sink with storage, heated towel rack, and toilet.
At the end of the hall is the 1st large main bedroom, with full sized queen bed, a full wall of beautifully built in closets storage space, and TV (local french channels)
Up the amazing, original staircase to the 2nd & final floor (3rd USA), you'll find a beautiful and light oasis, your private suite, with queen-sized bed, full ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, a peaceful sitting area, plenty of wardrobe space, and TV (local french channels)and 2 windows flooding the room with natural light.
The owners, avid travelers and accomplished photographers, have furnished their historic, family home with beautifully conserved vintage furniture, gathered on their world wide adventures, and they have decorated the walls with their beautiful, original black & white photography -- a delight for the eyes!
Live like a true Amboisien, strolling the historic Renaissance Old Town, experience the amazing choices of gourmet food shops, bistros, restaurants, bakeries, chocolate shops, wine tasting salons, the open market along the Loire River, and return to your spectacular home to enjoy the spoils of your enchanted shopping spree!
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