The Granary - Watermill Barn Conversion
|Location:||D28 1km from St. Clémentin|
|Property Type:||Apartment (45 m²)|
|Rent per month:||From £525 to £830 pm Inclusive of some extras|
|Long letting period:||Unavailable 1st Nov -1st Mar|
|Min. rental period:||1-3m=4 weeks 3m+=calendar|
|Bedrooms:||1 Double bedroom. Super king bed can be two singles|
|Sleeps:||2 to 4 (Dble bed settee in Living room)|
Description of Property:
The Granary is a charming apartment on the first-floor of a stone-built barn which dates from the 15th Century. The accommodation is very well-appointed, comfortably furnished and with charming dual aspect views.
The entrance hallway has a computer table and chair, hat stand and storage cupboard, the stairs lead up to the first floor landing.
Off the landing is the shower room. It is tiled and has a luxury shower, hand-wash basin cupboard storage heated towel rail and WC.
Also leading off the landing is the double bedroom with beam, fitted wardrobe & vanity unit with hairdryer. The super king-sized bed converts to two singles if preferred. There is comfortable space for a cot if required. French doors lead out to the terrace with table & 4 chairs and lovely views of the river courtyard and fields.
Also from the landing is the living room with dual aspect windows looking out over the courtyard on one side and the meadows and river on the other it has a fully- fitted kitchen area which contains a sink & drainer electric cooker, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, microwave, kettle toaster and coffee maker. This area is illuminated by sympathetic recessed lighting
The dining area has a generous table seating 6 and overhead suspended lighting.
The living area has a comfortable 3-seater bed settee which sleeps 2, and an antique pine dresser A 32" SMART TV with English Satelite channels DVD and free WiFI access The gable end wall has been beautifully pointed to expose the original granite stonework.
There are independantly controlled electric radiators throughout the apartment.
There is access to the terrace via French door from the living room and bedroom There are charming dual aspect views of the courtyard, garden, pasture, woodland and river.
The terrace is tiled and has a 4 person table and chairs. There is a stunning view over the river and courtyard.
The apartment is entered through a ground floor vestibule with an additional fridge-freezer. Adjacent is a washing-machine and tumble-dryer.
Whilst the interior is completely restored, tastefully furnished and well-insulated, the exterior walls of the barn consist of the original stone.
Outside Amenities: The Granary overlooks a central courtyard, gardens, fields and the river. In addition to the terrace there are secluded garden areas with table and chairs and stone BBQ where meals in the open air may be enjoyed. A rowing boat is available for exploration of a beautiful stretch of the River Argenton. Fishing with tackle available is on our stretch of river and islands. Riverside meadow and woodland for picnics and games. Games room with table tennis, darts and Wii
Surrounding Area: Situated in the Bocage on the edge of the Anjou wine-growing area in gentle, well-wooded countryside. Wayside chapels (marking traditional pilgrim routes to St. James of Compostella) characterise this area. Wide range of bird- and wildlife. 1 km from historic village of St. Clémentin which has a bar, restaurant, bakery, riding schools and tennis. There are delightful circular walks from the house, with further opportunities for cycling, including the cycle track on the former railway between Bressuire and Nueil-les-Aubiers. There are many opportunities for fishing on our stretch of the river Argenton and islands. There are excellent restaurants, both inexpensive and gourmet. Local markets may be found in Argenton-les-Vallèes, Thouars and Bressuire.
An open-air swimming pool is 7 km away at Argenton-les-Vallées, where there are amenities, a cinema and a supermarket.
Bressuire (at 15 km) has a full range of shops, supermarkets, a cinema and a theatre, plus a new events centre with a bowling alley. Bressuire also boasts a sculpture park in the grounds of its 11th C chateau, from which a riverside walk is accessible. The following places of interest are all within easy reach: The Loire Valley (including Angers, Saumur, Chinon), Parthenay, Puy de Fou (theme park re-telling the history of the Vendée), Poitiers (and Futurescope), Nantes, Green Venice and the Atlantic coast. Nearest beach 100km
|Heating system:||Central heating (Electric central heating with individually-controlled electric radiators and towel rail in bathroom.). Electric boiler for hot water in bathroom.|
|Services / Facilities:||Mains water. Septic tank. Electricity. WiFi Broadband Internet Access. Television. Satellite TV. DVD.
Conventional oven. Microwave. Fridge. Combined Fridge/Freezer. Dishwasher. Washing Machine. Tumble Dryer.
Kettle Toaster & Coffee Maker.
Children welcome. Children must be supervised at all times due to proximity of the river and balcony
Smokers accepted. smoking outside only
Pets may be allowed by prior agreement. Contact owners to confirm before booking
Cot is available.
Suitable storage facilities are available for furniture etc.
Travel Cot/bedding and pushchair available on request. Some dry storage available on request. Off-road parking.
Distance to Nearest (in kms):
|Village/Town:||St Clémentin 1 km|
|Supermarket:||Argenton Le Vallees 7 kms|
|Shops:||St Clementin 1 km|
|Market:||Argenton Le Vallees 7 kms|
|Airport:||Poitiers 98km Nantes 93 kms|
|Train Station:||Bressuire 15 kms|
|Bus Station:||Bressuire 15 kms|
|Port:||St Malo 270km, Caen 322km, Calais 580km|
Pricing Info: *Special Offer for 2019 bookings 10% discount if booked before Feb 1st 2019
Price per month 4 weeks or for 3 Month plus bookings calendar months applies Electricity is not included, individual metre payable monthly in cash by Euros - sorry but this cannot be deducted from your security deposit.
All bedding, linen, towels, T-towels and internet access are provided free of charge plus initial set of consumables and a welcome pack on arrival are all included.
GBP £525 Per Month (Mar Oct) GBP £630PM (Apr May Jun Sep) GBP £830PM (Jul Aug) *Closed 1st Nov to 1st Mar For All Long Lets please contact the owners for a quote, discounts may be applicable on longer lets and low season lets.
A non refundable deposit of 1 month rent and a GBP £200 security bond are required to secure your booking. **Deposit will cover the last month of your stay.
*Security bond refunded 14 days after departure minus any costs for damage or breakages caused during your stay.
Payment by Bank transfer or Cheque in Sterling or Euros will be accepted.
Discounts may apply for Longer Lets please email owners for a quote
Availability: This property is available for longer rentals: Unavailable 1st Nov -1st Mar
Pets by prior arrangement only Smoking is outside only
This property is available for weekly summer holiday rentals.
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|Time to contact:||9.00am to 21:00pm|
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