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La Grange Ref: F37132

Set in a beautiful mature garden with a woodland area and sweeping countryside views, this detached country house has a private pool and sunny terrace just yards from the door. The interior has been refitted and decorated to a good standard by the British owner and offers comfortable holiday accommodation in this much sought after area. The imposing city of Tours, the heart of the Touraine, is only 20 minutes south and has a variety of shops, ancient château and attractive restaurants as well as the renowned wine producers and vineyards. Many famous châteaux are to be found nearby with splendid gardens to explore, such as Villandry or Chenonceau, or Azay-le-Rideau with its impressive son et lumière, or the fairytale inspiration for Sleeping Beauty at Ussé.

Ground floor: Living room with ornamental wood-burning stove. Kitchen/dining room with French windows to terrace and pool. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom (beds can be pushed together to make double). Bathroom/WC with shower attachment. Open tread stairs to first floor: Double bedroom. Twin bedroom (beds can be pushed together to make double). Shower room/WC

  • Large mature lawned garden with terrace
  • Woodland area
  • Private swimming pool (9m x 4m, depth 1m to 1.8m) with Roman steps open May-Oct
  • Gas central heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • TV (English channels)
  • DVD/CD/stereo
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 2.5km SW of Beaumont-la-Ronce (shops, bar/restaurant), 9km NE of Semblancay (château), 15km N of Tours (city, château, airport), 18km W of Château Renault (town, most facilities).

WAS
NOW
£619-£1759
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Pets
1
Carelles Ref: W14638

Private splash pool

Mayenne

Situated in the Mayenne countryside, close to the borders of Normandy and Brittany, this characterful detached property has been restored to provide a comfortable holiday home for large families.

It has large grounds, a games room with table tennis and a private, octagonal splash pool (available Jun - Sep).

Leisure and watersports at Ambrères, 23km, and the spa centre of Bagnoles de l’Orne, 50km, has a lakeside casino and golf course. Coast 64km.

Shop and café/bar 1km, restaurant 9km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, utility room, games room, bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin, 2 steps to 1 double bedroom. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite bathroom with corner bath, toilet and basin, 1 twin plus child’s single bed. Mezzanine with single bed.

Oil central heating, woodburner in lounge (initial supply of fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent May to Sep, €100 supplement Oct to Apr, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, wi-fi (€15pw), washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, on street parking. One pet welcome.

WAS
NOW
£299-£880
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
La Cascade Ref: F37171

This charming traditional Touraine farmhouse nestled in the French countryside, has been tastefully restored and decorated by the French owners. The property is set in a beautiful enclosed garden, with a large heated pool and plenty of space to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet. The spacious and extremely well-equipped kitchen overlooks the garden and opens onto the terrace. The imposing city of Tours, the heart of the Touraine, is only 20 minutes south and has a variety of shops, ancient châteaux and attractive restaurants as well as the renowned wine producers and vineyards. Many famous châteaux are to be found nearby with the splendid gardens to explore such as Villandry, Chenonceaux or Azay-le-Rideau, or the fairytale inspiration for Sleeping Beauty at Ussé.

Ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen with beams and tiled floor. Kingsize bedroom. Shower room with double basin (no WC). Separate WC. First floor: Three double bedrooms with sloping ceilings and beams. Bathroom with over-bath shower and double basin (no WC). Separate WC

  • Enclosed garden with three steps and pond (take care with children)
  • Terrace
  • Private swimming pool (10m x 5m, depth 1.2m to 2.2m, open Apr-Oct)
  • Electric heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • Cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • All linen included
  • No smoking.

Location: 2.5km SW of Beaumont-la-Ronce (shops, bar/restaurant), 9km NE of Semblançay (château), 15km N of Tours (city, château, airport), 18km W of Château Renault (town, most facilities).

WAS
NOW
£679-£1799
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Soudan Ref: W13391

Quiet country location

Maine-et-Loire

Nestling in a quiet hamlet this stone terraced holiday cottage has been tastefully renovated by the owners who live on the premises.

An ideal place to take walks through the countryside, or relax in the shared above-ground swimming pool (5.5m diameter, depth 1.2m) which is available June, July and August. The medieval city of Pouancé (8km) has a lake for canoeing, fishing, boating, a sandy beach and swimming area.

Only 8km from Châteaubriant, an old town with gastronomic restaurants. Further afield is the Breton village of Rochefort-en-Terre, famous for its art and crafts shops. Fly via Nantes or Rennes.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 3km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin. First floor: Separate toilet, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin plus single bed.

Electric heating, woodburner, all fuel and power included in rent May-August, €35 supplement September-April, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, video, radio, wi-fi, shared laundry facilities, dishwasher, microwave, enclosed garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£28-£589
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
7
Pets
1
Ardentes Ref: FEC003

Outdoor swimming pool

Indre

Set in idyllic countryside, with green fields and vineyards on the doorstep, the pretty towns of Blois and Tours are within driving distance. The house is set on the banks of the Indre river, along which you can fish for approximately 3 km. In the garden you will find tennis, volleyball, badminton, basketball and a sandpit for the children. There is also a games room with table tennis and a gym for adults.

The outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by a terrace and there is a garage for 2 cars. The old wing, which was previously used by the servants, is now a laundry room. On the ground floor are 2 bedrooms with four poster beds, and one with bunk beds, a large family kitchen will accommodate everyone, the lounge is comfortable and homely with elegant decor and a fireplace.

On the first floor there are 2 large bedrooms, both with double bed, and 2 twin. In the summer months the area is a hive of agricultural activity. Wine tasting and cheese can be delivered along with fresh bread in the morning.

Shop and restaurant 2.5km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom with Jaccuzi bath, shower cubicle, toilet and basin, shower room with toilet and basin, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 bunk room. First floor: 2 shower rooms with toilet and basin, 4 bedrooms: 2 double, 2 twin.

Electric heating, glass-fronted fire in lounge (no fuel provided), woodburner in kitchen (no fuel provided), all other fuel and power at cost, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV (French channels only), video, stereo/CD player, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, garage parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome. Friday to Friday changeover day. NB: One bedroom is connecting. Some bedrooms with sloping ceilings and beams. River frontage.

WAS
NOW
£263-£2299
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Gîte de l’Ecluse Ref: F49163

Located in the northern part of Maine-et-Loire and close to the borders of Sarthe and Mayenne, this attractive detached holiday apartment, part of the owner’s home, was once a boat house, and stands on the River Sarthe with its lock close by. It offers an enclosed, well-kept garden, above ground swimming pool with a raised terrace overlooking the garden and river. The interior is furnished in a traditional French style, whilst including colourful fabrics together with leather sofas and an attractive verandah for dining in the cool evenings. There are three golf courses within 30km, as well as watersports and riding. Gourmet restaurants can be found in the pretty town of Sablé-sur-Sarthe. Also within easy reach is historic Le Mans, famous for its 24 hour racing track and old town. To the south is Angers with its medieval château and local vineyards of the Loire.

All on first floor: Step to living/dining room with corner kitchen, open fire, sloping ceilings, tiled floor and patio doors to terrace. Two double bedrooms, one with additional single bed. Shower room with bidet and double basin (no WC). Separate WC

  • Private enclosed garden with small fish pond and six steps to raised balcony
  • Private terrace
  • Raised private swimming pool (9.5m x 4.5m, depth 1.3m)
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • Open fire
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • Two m/waves
  • Freezer
  • TV
  • DVD
  • CD/stereo
  • Cot
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • Start day Friday.

Location: 4km from Brissarthe (café/bar, restaurant), 4km S of Morannes (shop, café/bars, restaurants), 21km S of Sablé-sur-Sarthe (château, golf, restaurants, most facilities), 33km N of Angers (all facilities, château).

WAS
NOW
£210-£3286
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
11
Bedrooms
4
Pets
1
Triguéres Ref: FER009

Outdoor swimming pool

Loiret

This spacious holiday property, situated in the town of Triguérs, provides the ideal base for a large family wanting to relax and explore the surrounding areas. Comfortably furnished and decorated, it benefits from a pretty garden with a terrace and furniture, perfect for dining al fresco.

There is also a covered, outdoor swimming pool (50m²), ideal for adults and children alike. Close by are many sights and attractions including Saint Stephen’s Cathedral at Sens (36km), Palais Synodal (37km), The Natural History Museum, Auxerre (45km) and the Church of Saint Eusebe (46m).

For day trips further afield, visit Sens (53km), Orleans (90km) or the many attractions in Paris (141km).

Shop 4km, restaurant 1km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, shower room with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 2 double bedrooms. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, 2 double bedrooms, one plus double and single beds.

Central heating, all fuel and power at cost, colour satellite TV, DVD player, stereo/CD player, internet connection, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, ample parking. One pet welcome.

WAS
NOW
£570-£1560
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Maligne, nr. Saumur Ref: W14617

Shared swimming pool

Maine-et-Loire

Standing in a large courtyard next to the owner’s home, these two holiday homes (ref: W15179 a detached, converted barn and W14617 a semi detached holiday cottage) are set on the edge of a hamlet, and within walking distance of Martigné-Briand.

Surrounded by vines, this is a peaceful location, ideal for relaxing and enjoying the shared swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.5m), the local wine and views.

This is an excellent base to discover the lovely region; within 30km is Saumur, renowned for its mushroom caves, enjoy golf or visit the château in Brissac-Quincé. Also nearby are Fontevraud Abbaye, the zoo at Doué-la-Fontaine and wine tasting. This is an excellent base to discover the lovely region; within 30km is Saumur, renowned for its mushroom caves, enjoy golf or visit the château in Brissac-Quincé. Also nearby are Fontevraud Abbaye, the zoo at Doué-la-Fontaine and wine tasting.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 800m.

Lower ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner. Ground floor: Bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin.

Electric central heating, woodburner in lounge (initial fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent May to September, €25 supplement October to April, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, colour satellite TV, DVD player, wi-fi, shared washing machine, microwave, lawned garden, shared courtyard, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£290-£849
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Ancien Four A Chaux Ref: F49162

This imposing holiday property stands on a hillside with panoramic views overlooking the vineyards. The semi-detached house is on different levels with two separate entrances allowing more privacy for the family, and nestles in a large private garden together with a glorious terrace and an enclosed triangular swimming pool. The spacious interior is light, airy and lovingly restored with white washed walls and modern facilities throughout. This region of France is an area of natural beauty with magnificent châteaux, historic villages and ancient stone caves. The vineyards encircle the château towns of Saumur and Chinon, famous throughout France for their wines. The River Loire offers leisurely walks, 150kms of cycling tracks, river trips and fishing. Do not miss Tours and Angers with their historical quarters, medieval monuments and fine restaurants. Can be booked with F49159.

Ground floor: Two bedrooms: One queen-size, one twin (can be double). Shower room. Separate WC. Steep stairs to first floor: Living/dining room/corner kitchen with wood-burning stove. Open-tread stairs to second floor: Large mezzanine with double bed, additional double sofa bed and en-suite bathroom (no door) with shower attachment. Separate WC

  • Private garden with steps and small drops
  • Enclosed terrace
  • Private swimming pool (8m x 5.5m x 3.5m, depth 1.5m)
  • Electric heaters (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • M/wave
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 800m from Dampierre (river, bar, restaurant), 4km SE of Saumur (château, all facilities), 8km NW of Montsoreau (picturesque village), 50km E of Angers (château, all facilities, airport), 69km E of Tours (airport, trains to Paris).

WAS
NOW
£420-£1220
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
La Moinerie Ref: F49154

The private swimming pool and the flowery garden are a good enough reason to want to stay here. Situated in open countryside, the property stands in 3 acres of gardens with fruit and nut trees and a very large unfenced fish pond. The owners, who live in the grounds, have restored and modernised the farmhouse with meticulous attention to detail, with wooden floors in the bedrooms, pastel-coloured walls, pretty fabrics, fine furniture and a games room. Why not head for one of the many attractions to visit in the Loire. Angers with its château and fascinating tapestry, shops and good restaurants. Nearby, Nyoiseau, Domaine de La Petite Couere, with 198 acres of park offers animal species, leisure activities and pleasant country walks. The pretty town of Segré offers shops, restaurants, a weekly market and plenty of activities to enjoy locally. Fly via Angers or Nantes.

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room, well equipped corner kitchen. Summer kitchen. Steps to two bedrooms: one double, one kingsize. Bathroom/WC with spa shower cubicle. First floor: Bathroom with over bath shower. Separate WC. Two double bedrooms, one with en-suite nursery.

  • Private enclosed garden with significant drop
  • Two terraces
  • Shared grounds
  • Private swimming pool (9m x 6m, depth 1.2m)
  • Central heating
  • Woodburning stove
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Two TVs (English channels)
  • Games room with pool table, DVD, TV (French channels)
  • Cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Play area
  • Barbecue
  • No smoking.

Location: 4km S of Segré (local amenities, château) 12km SW of Le Bourg d’Iré (attractive views of the river), 21km NE of Château Gontier (mini Disneyland) 27km E of Nautical Park (windsurfing, water-sports), 30km SE of Angers (château, cathedral, gardens, market, canoeing, all amenities).

WAS
NOW
£570-£1560
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
La Lissière Ref: FL139

Set in the heart of the Loire Valley this is an ideal location for those seeking peace and quiet. Within 20 acres of walled park and gardens with a further 375 acres of woodland for walks and jogging, this renovated holiday property forms part of the original stable block adjacent to the owners château. Facilities are shared with one other rental property but each has their own private garden areas. A shared pool is set within a circular walled garden and the tennis court is situated near the owner’s château. The nearest shops and horse riding are a 5-minute drive to Mer. It’s just 10 minutes drive to Beaugency with larger shops, restaurants and indoor pool. The historical town of Blois is a 20 minute drive and it’s an easy drive to the Loire châteaux, the better known being Chenonceaux, Chambord and Cheverny. Or discover the historical cities of Orléans and Cléry with their Romanesque abbeys, basilicas and museums, and for golf enthusiasts there are some golf courses in the area.

Ground floor: Living/dining room. Small TV room. Kitchen. Separate WC. First floor: Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom/WC. Three twin bedrooms. Bathroom (no WC). Separate WC.

  • Shared grounds with artificial pond (take care with children)
  • Shared heated swimming pool (10m x 12m, depth 1m - 2.1m)
  • Heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • Cot and h/chair (on request)
  • Shared tennis court
  • Sun loungers
  • All linen included.

Location: 12km from Talcy (château), 15km from Chambord (château, cycle hire), 24km from Blois (château, city), 30km from Cheverny (château, golf).

WAS
NOW
£31-£1779
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
La Brosse Ref: F49145

These two 14th century stone holiday cottages with exposed stone and beams are set in the grounds of the impressive Château Salvert in the heart of the Loire Valley. Throughout they have been furnished to a good standard by the owners, who have been resident here for many generations. The woodlands of the château grounds are home to a profusion of wildlife, including wild boar which can occasionally be seen from the window. Each has a private terrace for outdoor dining. There is a swimming pool shared with the owners and guests near the château, including an attractive barn-style pool house with a lovely view, 150m away. The château town of Saumur lies 10 minutes to the south, with a chance to sample some of the world famous sparkling wine and one of the many fine restaurants which can be found here.

Entrance hall. Separate WC. Living room with antique furniture and open fire with view of castle. Well equipped, fitted kitchen/dining room with woodland view. Double bedroom with antique bed and en-suite bathroom. First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with antique bed. Shower room/WC.

Both Properties:

  • Garden
  • Adjacent woodland park
  • Terrace
  • Shared heated outdoor swimming pool (13m x 6m, depth 0.90m to 2.5m, open mid-May to Sep) with pool house and small drop from pool house terrace (take care with children)
  • Open fireplace with woodburning stove(at cost)
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • Wi-fi
  • Cot
  • H/chair
  • CD/stereo
  • Parking (2 private garages)
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Table tennis
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • No smoking
  • NB: There is the possibility of dining and sampling French meals in the castle.

Location: Close to Neuillé village, 8km E of Longué (small town, most facilities), 10km N of Saumur (château town, all facilities), 45km E of Angers (château, city, ancient tapestry).Location: Close to Neuillé village, 8km E of Longué (small town, most facilities), 10km N of Saumur (château town, all facilities), 45km E of Angers (château, city, ancient tapestry).

WAS
NOW
£38-£1720
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