L'Ecurie is part of a beautifully restored farmhouse located on the outskirts of the village of le Pouzat in the rural heart of sunny Charente Maritime. Tastefully restored, L'Ecurie is only ten minutes drive from the lovely, old town of St Jean D'Angely, and provides comfortable accommodation for up to 4 people, sharing a large pool with 2 other gites. The farmhouse has a roomy open-plan kitchen/dining/sitting room with washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, gas hob and oven, tv/dvd player and comfortable sofa. There is a double master bedroom with ensuite shower room, wash basin and wc. The second bedroom sleeps two and has an ensuite bathroom, wash basin and bath.The double master bedroom has ensuite shower room, wash basin, wc. The second bedroom sleeps 2 and has an ensuite bathroom, wash basin, wc.
Location: The property is ideally situated for a wide range of leisure activities and site-seeing opportunities, but also for a family holiday, with beaches and other facilities within easy reach. The gite is around 40 mins from beautiful beaches, including the lovely Royan. La Rochelle, is unmissable for shopping, dining and visiting the state of the art Aquarium. The area is rich in Roman art with historic churches, villages and towns. Cognac, home to the famous cognac houses of Martell, Hennessy and Reme Martin, as well as an 18 hole golf course and boating, is in easy reach. Angouleme the major town of Charente is only 45 minutes away. Saintes is about 30 minutes away and offers plenty of culture for the beach weary, boasting Roman remains and an amphitheatre. There’s also the opportunity of riverside lunches and boat trips. Bordeaux is within easy reach (90mins) and there are several beautiful islands to see, including the picture postcard Isle De Re (110mins).