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Noyant Ref: W14874

Walking distance of vibrant market town

Maine-et-Loire

Within walking distance of the vibrant market town of Noyant, Villa Noyantis is a smartly furnished holiday cottage.

A garden and patio area take full advantage of the sunshine in this picturesque region of France. The pretty town of Noyant boasts a swimming pool and a weekly market.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 1km, lakeside beach 8km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin, shower room with toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom plus 2 single beds. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 single. Second staircase to first floor: 1 double bedroom with en-suite toilet and basin.

Electric and oil heating, woodburner in lounge (initial fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent May to Sep, €30 supplement Oct to Apr, bed linen and towels included in rent, Freesat TVs, DVD players, X-Box, Nintendo 54 and Gamecube, wi-fi, washing machine, microwave, garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, ample parking. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Sloping ceilings, first floor. Steep second staircase. Steps, fenced well in garden.

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£34-£710
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
La Censie Ref: F53140

Tucked away along a quiet country lane, this attractive detached holiday property provides an excellent touring base from which to explore the picturesque and historic region of France. Spacious and well-equipped, La Censie features a private swimming pool, gymnasium and games room, in addition to these facilities, the mature garden is home to a large lake which makes an ideal spot for summer barbecues. The local town of Cossé-le-Vivien is only 3km from La Censie and has most amenities. A little further lies the pretty town of Ballots which offers visitors a lakeside beach with windsurfing and kayaking as well as nature walks and all terrain biking. Also close by is the historic town of Laval, well known for its Chateau and ramparts, with a bustling atmosphere and boasts excellent bars and restaurants as well as seasonal dinner cruises along the River Mayenne. Another nearby attraction is the picture-postcard town of Vitré, considered to be one of the finest medieval centres in Brittany.

Living room with wooden floor, beams, French doors to garden. Dining room, tiled floor and French doors to decking. Kitchen with tiled floor and beams. Games room. Shower room/WC. First floor: Four bedrooms: One kingsize, one double, two twin, all with beams and sloping ceilings. Bathroom/WC

  • Lawned garden with lake
  • Patio
  • Private swimming pool (10m x 5m, depth 1m to 1.8m)
  • Electric heating
  • W/machine
  • M/wave
  • D/washer
  • Freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Gym with WC
  • Games room with snooker table
  • Table tennis
  • All linen included
  • No smoking.

Location: 3km from Cossé-le-Vivien (all amenities), 10km from La Rincerie (lakeside beach, wind surfing, swimming), 18km S of Laval (shops, restaurants, nightlife, golf), 38km SW of Vitré (historic town).

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£529-£1519
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Le Bourg Ref: FL133

Set in over 2 acres of open land with rough grass, shrubs and trees, this converted barn provides modern and bright holiday accommodation on two levels. Scandinavian-style furniture and lots of light characterise this renovated house. Attached to the house is a covered terrace with barbecue and long wooden refectory table and benches for leisurely outdoor dining. Vibraye, with its shops, restaurants, tennis, riding and bike hire is a 5-minute drive, and there’s a further selection of shops and restaurants at La Ferté-Bernard, 12km away. There is a swimming lake with sandy beach, watersports and children’s attractions including mountain bike circuit at Lavaré, a 15-minute drive, and an 18-hole golf course at Bellême (40km). The forest of Vibraye has 6000 hectares of oak with extensive trails and cycle paths. A holiday in this area would not be complete without visiting the Loire Valley (approximately 90 minutes), famous for its châteaux and wine. Le Mans, with its Gothic cathedral and famous 24-hour race circuit is 50km away. Chartres is an hour’s drive, and Paris is 2 hours by train or car.

Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen area with beams, tiled floors and French doors to terrace. Laundry room. Two twin bedrooms, one with additional single bed. Shower room/WC. Spiral staircase to first floor (low beams): Two double bedrooms, both with en-suite wet room/WC

  • Lawned garden
  • Grounds
  • Terrace
  • Private swimming pool (11m x 4m, depth 1.5m) open Jun-Sep
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • CD/stereo
  • Swings
  • Table tennis
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 12km from La Ferté-Bernard (shops, restaurants), 40km from Bellême (golf), 50km from Le Mans (24-hour race circuit, cathedrals).

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£810-£2159
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Brette-les-Pins Ref: W14273

Large enclosed shared swimming pool

Sarthe

Well situated in a small hamlet near Brette-les-Pins, this detached holiday property has been sympathetically decorated and well equipped throughout. The property features a well-kept garden and terrace with furniture in which to relax in total privacy. There is a large, attractive, shared swimming pool in the enclosed grounds with a sheltered terrace.

Explore the unspoilt countryside of the Sarthe region with its charming villages and churches. Nearby is historic Le Mans with its beautiful old town and medieval buildings. Visit the automobile museum, the splendid cathedral and the famous 24 hour racing circuit.

Finally, Le Mans has a variety of pavement cafés and gourmet restaurants where you can sample the famous Rillette with a nice glass of wine. To the south of the Loire there are vineyards and chateaux to visit and Paris is only 1 hour away by train (TGV). Golf available locally.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 4km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, separate toilet, 1 twin bedroom (can be kingsize) with en-suite shower, toilet and basin. First floor: 3 double bedrooms, one plus single bed and en-suite shower, toilet and basin, one with en-suite shower, toilet and basin, one with en-suite bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin.

Oil central heating, open fire in lounge, all fuel and power included in rent May to Sep, €70 supplement Oct to Apr, colour satellite TV, DVD player, stereo/CD player, wi-fi, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, freezer, microwave, private lawned garden, terrace, courtyard, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets. Friday to Friday changeover day. NB: There are steep, narrow, metal open tread stairs with a low handrail to the first floor.

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£33-£1059
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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).

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£570-£1560
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Maupertuis Ref: F72113

Formerly a hunting lodge, this charming property has been sympathetically restored and retains its original turret and stone spiral staircase. Set in its own grounds, the property features a large lawned garden with colourful flowerbeds at the front and rear of the house. The property also enjoys a sun-trap conservatory, ideal for dining, and an enclosed heated swimming pool. The house is situated within walking distance of the historic town of Sablé-sur-Sarthe, with its port and château. Slightly further afield is the 15th century Abbey St. Pierre in Solesmes, and the Château and forest of Durtal.

Living room with French windows to patio. Large dining room with open fire. Spacious well-equipped kitchen leading to conservatory. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower. Separate WC. Stone spiral staircase to first floor: Double bedroom with en-suite shower room/WC. Double bedroom with additional pull out bed

  • Large enclosed garden
  • Private heated indoor swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1m to 2m)
  • Oil central heating
  • Open fire
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • F/freezer
  • M/wave
  • D/washer
  • TV
  • DVD
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Games room with table tennis and darts
  • Outdoor play area with swing
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 1km NE of Sablé-sur-Sarthe (riverside town, shops, bars, restaurants), 25km NW of La Fléche (large town, all facilities), 50km SW of Le Mans (city, cathedrals, motor racing).

WAS
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£599-£1679
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
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
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
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
6
Pets
0
Le Grand Gaigné Ref: FL136

This well presented holiday barn conversion has extensive gardens with lawns, well maintained flowerbeds and magnificent views. The swimming pool with security cover, can be heated on request and is shared by the owners who live on site in a neighbouring property. However the pool cannot be seen from owner’s property. It is 2km to the village of Domfront for restaurant and shops. Further shops and a tennis court are available at Conlie, 4km. There is a swimming lake for children at Sille-le-Guillaume, 15km, as well as plenty of walks in lovely forests close by. The world famous Loire châteaux are about an hour and a half drive and Le Mont Saint-Michel is worth a day trip to the Brittany coast, a 2 hour drive. Le Mans, famous for its 24 hour race, is also only 20km away.

Two steps to entrance. Ground floor: Living room with open fire. Dining room/kitchen area. Separate WC. First floor: Four twin bedrooms (can be double), each with en-suite shower room/WC. Twin and single bedroom sharing en-suite bathroom/WC. Open-tread, open-sided, spiral stairs to mezzanine with single bed (unsuitable for children)

  • Three steps to large garden
  • Shared swimming pool (12m x 6m, depth 1.1m to 2m, heated on request, at cost)
  • Heating (on request, at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • Piano
  • Table tennis
  • Children’s play area
  • Garage
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 1.5km from Domfront (restaurant, bakery), 4km from Conlie (shops, tennis court, restaurants, market), 15km from Sillé-le-Guillaume (swimming lake, forest walks, château, restaurants), 20km from Le Mans (Old Town, museums, gardens, cathedral, markets), 120km from the Loire Valley (châteaux).

WAS
NOW
£799-£2159
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
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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
4
Pets
1
Monnaie Ref: W13961

Ideal touring base

Indre-et-Loire

Peacefully located on the outskirts of Monnaie, 13km from Tours, ’town of art and history’ known for its wine, markets and medieval quarter, with watersports, golf and events for all the family alongside the riverbanks. The holiday cottage is spacious, featuring an open fireplace in the lounge/diner. From the kitchen a sheltered terrace and private garden await, whilst the property itself is situated within the owner’s forest land. Only 22km away lies the château of Amboise where Leonardo da Vinci lived out his final years. Wine tasting available locally.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, utility room, separate toilet. First floor: Bathroom with basin, shower room with basin, separate toilet, 4 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 twin, 1 single, 2 double sofa beds in lounge.

Gas central heating, all fuel and power included in rent, cot, colour satellite TV, DVD player (on request), washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, garden, terrace, courtyard, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. NB: There is a lake within the neighbouring woodland.

WAS
NOW
£260-£740
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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
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