La Rivière

Valennes, Sarthe


Property Reference: FL104

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  • Sleeps8
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms4
  • GradeGrading pending
Swimming pool Exterior Swimming pool Swimming pool Living room Kitchen Dining Area Dining Area Double bedroom Twin bedroom Twin bedroom Bathroom

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
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4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • StairgateStairgate
  • Downstairs ToiletDownstairs Toilet
  • Ground Floor BedroomGround Floor Bedroom
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • Shower RoomShower Room
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

This 19th-century French barn has been converted into a modern, bright holiday home, refurbished using many original features such as exposed beams and timber framework. There are basic supplies in the villages of Souday and Valennes. You have a choice of shops, restaurants, tennis, riding and market in Vibraye, 7km, or for a wider choice, the town of St-Calais, 15km. For the active there’s a swimming lake, mountain bike circuit and children’s games at Lavaré, a 25-minute drive, and an 18-hole golf course at Bellême, 50km. The forest of Vibraye has 6000 hectares of oak with extensive trails and cycle paths. Le Mans with its Gothic cathedral and famous 24 hour race circuit, is approximately an hour’s drive. A holiday in this area would not be complete without visiting the Loire Valley, approximately 90 minutes’ drive, famous for its châteaux (Chambord, Cheverny, Blois and Amboise), and wines (Chinon and Saumur). Chartres is an hour’s drive and Paris is 2 hours by train or car.

Laundry room. Double bedroom with adjacent room for cot, patio doors, en-suite bathroom/WC. Two twin bedrooms, one with patio doors. Bathroom/WC with wet room. First floor: Living room. Down two steps to dining room/kitchen. Separate staircase to double bedroom, en-suite wet room/WC

  • Lawned garden, sloping banks
  • Terrace
  • Private unheated swimming pool (12m x 6m, depth 1.2m to 2.4m) open Jun-Sep
  • Oil central heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • Cot
  • Table tennis
  • Parking
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • NB: Locked annexe in grounds (owner’s use only).

Location: 4km from Valennes (basic supplies, crêperie), 4km from Souday (shops, restaurant), 7km from Vibraye (shops, restaurants, tennis, riding, Friday market), 30km from La Ferté-Bernard, 75km from Amboise (Leonardo Da Vinci museum).

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  1. This is a large property in a large sloping field/garden, in a quiet rural valley setting. Ideal getaway holiday spot - no traffic, no TV, no clutter. Lovely big kitchen, recent equipment and furniture. Very welcoming owner’s family - lent a computer keyboard for the stay. July 2011.
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