Charming Converted Village Stone Barn
|Location:||La Force, west of Carcassonne|
|Property Type:||Renovated village barn (93 m²)|
|Rent per month:||From 550€ to 700€ pcm Inclusive of some extras|
|Long letting period:||Available year round for long lets|
|Min. rental period:||1 month|
|Bedrooms:||2 Double bedrooms.|
|Sleeps:||1 to 4|
Description of Property: The property is situated in a quiet, private corner of the village. The downstairs is open plan and has a distinctive 'loft' feel. The separate areas - kitchen, dining and lounge flow harmoniously into each other. The effect is cosy but spacious. French windows lead out onto a terrace bordered by mature plants, and the terrace leads out to the very pretty sunny garden with mature plants and trees, plus a chalet for wood and garden furniture storage, a fridge, a coffee machine, a kettle and relevant crockery to save having to go into the house all the time. The bathroom is downstairs with a large shower, hand basin and toilet. Upstairs guests will find 2 bedrooms. The master bedroom in spacious and boasts a beautiful Spanish head board. It has a private dressing room with loo and hand basin. The second bedroom is small but pretty and cosy. The upstairs landing makes an ideal 'work station' as does the space under the stairs downstairs. The property is fully equipped and tastefully decorated throughout.
Outside Amenities: The outside areas are equipped with all the necessary garden furniture, tables, chairs, lie lows and BBQ. Wood, gas bottles, outside cushions and other equipment are all stored in the garden chalet. Both the terrace and garden are very green, attractive and peaceful, ideal for dining 'al fresco'.
Surrounding Area: La Force is an historic 'circular' village and although definitely 'on the beaten track' it nevertheless offers all the advantages of a countryside location. The neighbouring villages of Montréal de l'Aude and Fanjeaux (4 and 5 kms away respectively) offer all amenities: shops, bars, restaurants, bakers, garage, chemist. Vineyards abound in the area, and wine tasting is 'de rigeur'! The village has it's own Pizza van every Friday evening, and butcher in the afternoon. La Force is almost equi-distant from several lovely towns: Carcassonne (with la Cité medieval), Limoux on the river Aude (with it's Italianesque square and 3 month Carnevale), Mirepoix (with its colorful timbered houses and couverts) and Castelnaudary famous for Cassoulet! All these places lie about 20 mins from La Force. The nearest coastal resort of Narbonne Plage in one hour away, as is the nearest ski resort of the Pyrenees. the area is great for walking or cycling (the Canal du Midi can be reached at Bram, 10 kms away). Montréal has a public outdoor swimming pool, and Mirepoix an indoor one. Go canoeing on the river Aude, and local horse riding can also be arranged. There is a tele-ski-nautic on a lake in Bram with bar and outside eating. For those interested in history, Cathar castles abound...discover the mysteries of Rennes le Chateau! Many towns have lively markets, festivals, exhibitions and antique/brocante fairs. Plenty of activities to suit all tastes!
|Heating system:||Downstairs and the master bedroom have state of the art, energy saving ceramic electric wall heaters. Godin wood burning stove.|
|Services / Facilities:||Mains water. Mains drainage. Electricity. WiFi Broadband Internet Access. Television. DVD.
The property has a Godin wood burning stove as well as radiators
|Kitchen Facilities:||Conventional oven. Hob. Microwave. Combined Fridge/Freezer. Dishwasher. Washing Machine.|
Not suitable for children. (Not really suitable for very small children).
No smokers. Smoking outside only.
Pets may be allowed by prior agreement. BBQ. Off-road parking.
Distance to Nearest (in kms):
|Village/Town:||Montréal de l'Aude 4 kms|
|Supermarket:||Bram 10 kms|
|Shops:||Montréal and Fanjeaux 4/5 kms|
|Market:||Bram 10 kms, Mirepoix 22 kms, Carcassonne 25 kms|
|Airport:||Carcassonne, 15 kms|
|Train Station:||Bram 10 kms|
|Bus Station:||Carcassonne 25 kms|
Pricing Info: The price from 1st October to 31st May is 550€ per month, excluding utilities (electricity, water, gas, wood), including all linen and wifi internet connection. In June, July, august and September the price is 700€ excluding.
Availability: This property is available year round for longer lets.
The property will be available for rental from Saturday 2nd November 2019.
This property is available for weekly summer holiday rentals.
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|Name:||Mme Holmes, Julie|
|Telephone:||+33(0)6 83 96 82 84|
|Languages spoken:||French, English, German, Italian|
|Time to contact:||From 9am to 9pm|
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