3 bedroom renovated 'Longere' style farmhouse, set on a large plot in a tranquil village within the “Seven Valleys" area of Northern France. The perfect base for a French family holiday or getaway. Just 1 hours drive from the I Eurotunnel and Ferry terminal! The White House and it's garden are perfect for families, couples and groups of friends looking for a slice of 'Country Life' but still being within easy reach of many places of interest. From great Beach Resorts to Historic Market Towns with fantastic restaurants.The house has been tastefully renovated, mixing the old with the new and has a very welcoming homely feel. The accommodation is on one level, has good Wifi, UK satellite TV, a Wii Console and a big games cupboard! The house can sleep 6 easily with plenty of space.
It is located within easy reach of fashionable Le Touquet, historic Montreuil and the lovely market town of Hesdin, with it's brand new swimming pool and bowling complex, which is a great family day out. Within a 5 minute drive you are in the local market town of Fruges, where you will find all the local amenities you will need during your stay, including several supermarkets, boulangeries, pharmacies, banks, cafes, restaurants etc.
The large kitchen overlooks the garden and is the hub of the house, it is fully equipped with pretty much everything you will need for your stay. There is a large country style table with 6 chairs and we can supply a high chair if required. There are French doors that lead directly onto a large decked outdoor area that also has a table and chairs for 6. You can eat 'al fresco' and make use of the Weber BBQ if the weather is fine!
There is a large private garden to the rear that has a swing set and a trampoline that you are welcome to use. Plenty of spaces for sunbathing and private time. We have a selection of sun loungers for you to use and there are also some outdoor games and footballs etc. you are welcome to use.
If you fancy an 'Apero' or morning coffee listening to the birds at the front of the house, there is a Bistro set provided. The front space is pretty big, with plenty of room to both park and to sit if you wish.
The cosy living space has a large TV with local and International TV, a Wiii console and lots of games in the games cupboard.
There is one DOUBLE ROOM, a TWIN-BEDDED ROOM, perfect for children as this is where all the games and books are. There is also a MASTER SUPER-KING BEDROOM. All the mattresses are very comfy, non sprung & top quality. There is plenty of wardrobe space and chests of drawers for your clothes, along with bedside tables for all.
There is one huge bathroom with a free standing bath and a powerful shower and a second toilet in the adjoining utility room.
We do supply comfy bedding, but please bring your own bath and beach towels. It is advisable to bring slippers as the flooring throughout the house is tiled and can be cold underfoot. The house is heated by air-source heat pump units so is lovely and cosy all year round! These can also be used as Air-Con units in the height of the Summer.
The house is old with rustic charm - It is not a 'new build' so please expect the quirks and idiosyncrasies that go with an old French farmhouse.
(PLEASE NOTE: entry door from the Master Bedroom to the Bathroom is in the adjacent Twin Room)