Contact the owner 

La Maison de Constance in Chantelle (Allier 03)

Region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department: Allier
Dept No: 3
Location: Chantelle
Situation: Village
Property Type: Cottage (100 m²)
Ref. No: 364
Rent per month: 700€ pm Inclusive of some extras
Long letting period: Available year round for long lets
Min. rental period: 3 months
Bedrooms: 1 Double bedroom. 1 Twin bedroom. Cot available upon request
Sleeps: 1 to 4

Maison de Constance

Maison de Constance

Maison de Constance

Maison de Constance

Description of Property:   La Maison de Constance is located in the oldest part of the village, at the bottom of a cul-de-sac, right on the river escarpment (the garden is surrounded by low stone walls).

The views from the house are therefore unrestricted and all you can see are treetops and white Charolais cows on the other side of the river valley, with a sound-track of birdsong and the meandering river below. Incidentally, this part of the village is the starting point of many hiking trails along the river Bouble, suitable for all levels of fitness. However, the trails do not pass directly in front of the cottage which therefore remains peaceful and tranquil.

This lovely cottage is composed of 2 double bedrooms (1 twin and 1 double with views over the valley), a stylish bathroom (with separate toilet), a large sunny kitchen over-looking the garden (with lovely herb garden at your disposal), a dining room with wood-burning stove and a living-room with a gothic fire-place. There are no stairs, so it is ideal accommodation for a family with small children or anyone with restricted mobility (there is 1 step down towards bedrooms)

The cottage has been restored with the aim of preserving as much of the original structures and details as possible, such as huge oak beams, whitewashed walls, red-tiled floors, and the old fashioned heavy oak doors.

If you are looking for more than 1 property, La Maison de Gabriel is directly opposite this cottage.

Living room 1

Living room 1

Living room 2

Living room 2

Outside Amenities:  Terrace and small garden with sweeping view of the river valley, treetops and the hills on the opposite side. Especially scenic at sunset (aka aperitif time)

There are various herbs you are welcome to use in your cooking, as well as a BBQ.

Table, 4 chairs and a large umbrella to enjoy whatever is cooking on the Weber BBQ. 2 comfortable sun loungers await a good book.

Please note that we do not use any chemicals or other products to keep weeds at bay, in order to respect the local eco-system.

Dining room 1

Dining room 1

Dining room 2

Dining room 2

Surrounding Area:  Although totally quiet, in the oldest part of town there is only 200 m to grocers, butcher, baker, beauty salon, hair-dresser, pharmacy & restaurant/bar. One of the neighbouring houses is an art gallery, and the Benedictines Monastery is a 5 minute walk away.

Ideal for walking, hiking, fishing in the river below (and paddling in the summer to cool off)

Vichy and its spa facilities are 25 km away, and the famous Auvergne volcanoes are about 1 hour's drive further South.

Auvergne boasts many outdoor activities: hiking, rock-climbing, canoeing, mountain-biking in summer and skiing (Massif du Sancy) in winter.

View the property position on a map - View the property on a map

Heating system: Central heating (Electric heat pump, electric radiators.). Wood-burning stove and large open fireplace (firewood included in rental price)
Services / Facilities: Mains water. Mains drainage. Electricity. WiFi Broadband Internet Access. Television.
Fiber Optic High Speed Internet
Kitchen Facilities: Conventional oven. Hob. Microwave. Combined Fridge/Freezer. Dishwasher. Washing Machine.
Food processor, stick blender and generally very well equipped kitchen
Additional Info: Children welcome. Baby equipment available
No smokers. Pets may be allowed by prior agreement. BBQ.
Cot is available.
Suitable for those with limited mobility.
The cottage is located in a pedestrianised street: it is possible to drive down to on- and offload baggage and shopping, otherwise safe parking is on the church square (where our house is located) just 1 minute walk away

Distance to Nearest (in kms):

Village/Town: In village
Supermarket: 13 km (St Pourcain)
Shops: 200 m
Market: 7 km (Bellenaves)
Airport: Clermont Ferrand 50 km
Train Station: Moulins 35 km
Bus Station: Local bus stops in the village
Port: N/A

Pricing Info:  700€ per month all year*: the price is all inclusive (also firewood), except electricity as we want to encourage our guests to be as energy conscious as possible (electricity is cheaper at certain times of the day, ideal to run washing machine or dishwasher)

Minimum rental period is 3 months and maximum is 12 months

Linen can be provided upon request, for free.

* except July & August, if rented for a period shorter than 3 months. In that case it would be €1300 for 1 month or €2200 for 2 months

Availability: This property is available year round for longer lets.

Our policy is to only rent out for minimum 3 months at a time, but sometimes there is a shorter gap between guests, so it is worth getting in touch to ask if you would like a shorter period.

My property is NOT available for weekly summer holiday rentals.

Please contact the advertiser to confirm availability.

For further information and to book please contact:
N.B. Use your international dialling code in place of the + sign when dialling abroad.
Please take into account any international time differences before calling.
Please quote ‘Rent a place in France.com’ when contacting the owner.
Name: Anne-Sophie Olesen
Telephone: +33 (0)4 70 58 31 41
Website: http://www.auvergnecottage.com/
Languages spoken: English, French & Danish
Time to contact: Anytime
Comments:Contact via email preferred, thank you

View advertiser's other property:

Send an Enquiry

This form will send an enquiry to the owner. *Denotes a required field.
Note, this form is to be used only for genuine rental enquiries about this property.
All form submissions are actively monitored. Your IP address will be recorded.

My Name*
My Email Address*
Confirm Email Address*
My Telephone Number
Country of Residence
Start Date Requested
Length of Stay
Number of Adults
Number of Children under 16
Additional Comments


Next Listing in Allier

Top of Page

This website uses cookies to enhance your experience. Read our privacy policy for details. X