|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
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Private Properties presents the beautiful La Grande Roche, a lovely converted farmhouse located in the heart of of the Vienne and is an ideal retreat for a relaxing vacation with the family, to learn about the French 'savoir vivre'. La Grande Roche is excellent for those who like the peace and quiet of the countryside, combined with a lovely pool, a nearby river, various outdoor-activities and a wonderful view. The estate consists of two houses: A Manor house with 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 2 Lounges and a Guest cottage with one Bedroom, which could sleep four people. You can enjoy the privacy of the entire property, as nobody else will have access to it but yourselves. The Main House has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. It is fully equipped with a large kitchen, a dining area, a living room, two other dining areas located outside, one with a rooftop (which you can see above) and one with a barbecue – and a fireplace. The Guest cottage is next to the Main House and offers another 3 beds: Two on the top of the gallery and another single bed underneath the stairs. Next to it, is a shower – bathroom. The large pool looks over a fantastic landscape. The area is totally calm, making it rather easy to appreciate its full privacy. Also available for your pleasure, is a magnificent terrace, where you can indulge in some delicious French dinners while enjoying the sunset.
My Name is Till Pirnay, and I'm the CEO of Private Properties. Our team of professionals are here to help clients discover their ultimate dream vacation. We check every house or apartment before we put it into our portfolio - none of our photos are photoshoped and we ensure quality for all our locations. Together with Homeaway/VRBO we are responsible for your funds and guarantee you, that your holiday is secure and safe. We can't afford any unsatisfied customer, so if you have any questions, feel free to call us on either +49 172 8449997 (mobile) or +49 221 999 69290. You can find our Agency Private Properties in Cologne, Germany. Feel free to pass by when you are around and we invite you for a coffee. Once a client has located their perfect property, they can then speak with our professional sales team, who draw on their vast years of experience in the travel market to advice clients and provide the highest possible level of customer satisfaction.
We spent christmas at the House and it was a very nice stay, from the booking to payment until arrival and departure! Very well organized through Private Properties. We dealt with Till Pirnay, who was very responsive to our inquiries and he provided us all the necessary information. The location of this Villa is great because it has a straight view on the countryside. Very calm area. The kitchen was fantastic..
We will definitely rent this house again or highly recommend to friends who intend to visit the south of France!
La Grande Roche is a charming, secure, comfortable and independent 18th / 19th century farmhouse set
in rural French country side in the heart of the Poitou-Charentes area. La Grande Roche is located near
the village of CHARROUX, a pretty little village known for its VIII century “Abbaye Saint-Sauveur” (ruined
monastery) and its Charlemagne Tower. The Poitou-Charentes region is one of France’s best kept
secrets; it’s second only to the Côte D’Azur for its sunshine record and is a totally unspoiled region with
acres of sunflower fields, deciduous trees and tranquility.
The nearest airports are Poitiers Biard (60 minutes) and Limoges (90 minutes). The FUTUROSCOPE
near Poitiers is within one hour drive and is a fantastic day out for the family to enjoy. Poitiers, this
ancient and medieval city will charm you with its Roman church, “Notre dame la Grande” . There are
many good shops in central, mainly pedestrian Poitiers.
Royan, I’ile de Ré, Bordeaux, La Rochelle, the Loire Valley, Le Marais Poitevin are all within two hours
drive from La Grande Roche. The town of Cognac can be reached in less than one hour.
There are many local historical small towns near la Grande Roche, Charroux, Civray, Ruffec, and
Confolens just to name a few, each with is own weekly market on different days. The river “La
Charente” is only 500 meters away from the house. Sports activities, like Tennis, Canoeing and horse-
riding are available nearby.
In summer, there are many “brocantes” (flea markets) of various sizes, enjoyable to browse through
during the weekends. Cycling, walking or enjoying the pool are popular pastimes.