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3 bedroom mountainside villa

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 beds; 2 bathroom / WC; living / dining room; kitchen; large terrace and deck

The house is in an elevated position above Villemagne L'Argentiere. It has 3 comfortable bedrooms two doubles and one twin in the loft (which can revert to a king size double) the loft has en-suite shower room and additional sleeping space and mattresses for 2 - suitable for family of four; large living / dining room; bathroom / WC and kitchen. The large fully equipped modern kitchen has gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. The bathroom has a large walk in shower with over head shower, basin and WC. The living room has a large 4 seater leather sofa, arm chairs, dining table and a large open wood burning fire (for colder months!) with fully stocked log supply in the cave. There is wireless broadband; amplifier and speakers to connect laptop or iPod, etc.; there is a large south facing terrace which has the benefit of sunshine all day throughout the summer and more secluded deck to the rear. Out door table for up to 8 people; dining chairs / bench; 2 loungers and BBQ and wood fired oven.


Owner
Tom Redpath
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French via translator
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
13 April, 2018

About Tom Redpath

We're based in the UK, originally from London and Edinburgh both designers and currently live in Northamptonshire

Tom Redpath purchased this villa in 2010

Why Tom Redpath chose Villemagne-l'Argentière

We love houses and homes and Le Chemin du Jardin Haut is very much an extension of our home. We get there as much as possible juggling work and feel just as much at home in Villemagne as we do in Northants.

What makes this villa unique

The house has the double benefit of being secluded but only 5min walk to the village and 10min drive to the local shops / super market, it's a pure get away, plenty of out door space for relaxing and our wood fired pizza oven provides a natural out door cooking focus

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Villemagne-l'Argentière in Hérault

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Small ensuite to Bedroom 3
  • The bathrooms have recently been refurbished with all new modern fittings and bathroom 1 has a large fully tiled walk in shower with ceiling rose and hand held shower head (ideal for young kids!) / WC and basin and guest storage. The loft shower room has low level tray and hand held shower, good mirror and sky light
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , wardrobe
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , wardrobe
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Loft doubles as a bedroom / studio with ensuite shower / WC
  • All bedrooms have storage, bedroom 1 with a built in wardrobe; bedroom 2 with under bed storage. There is plenty of duvets for colder months. Bedroom 2 is at first floor level and has magnificent views over Villemagne and surrounding vineyards. Bedroom 3 is in the loft which benefits form 2 large sky lights, en suite shower & WC great for star gazing in bed!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Stereo
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Due to the steepness of the terrain and access via nine large out door steps we would caution against the elderly - unless you are feeling fit and active - access is not difficult but it is 'exposed' - as are internal steps and therefore we would discourage very young children.

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3 bedroom mountainside villa
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
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lovely terrace in a gorgeous location

  • 4 of 5

Great terrace and views, near a lovely village and close to some great cycling routes

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Séjour ideal

  • 5 of 5

Très belle maison calme

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Beziers Vias
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Herepian
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Lamalou les Bains
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Bedarieux
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
Beziers
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Villemagne L'Argentiere - Michelin starred!
Nearest Beach
40 Kilometres
Portiranges
Car: necessary

The house is situated in the Haut Languedoc National Park in an elevated location amid secluded woodland above the medieval village of Villemagne l'Argentiere and river Mare. There are stunning views from the house over local vineyards & surrounding hills. The outdoor area has upper and lower south facing terraces offering outdoor dining and sun bathing opportunities. There is a small golf club and thermal spa at nearby Lamalou les Bains. Other activities include horse-riding, mountain biking, hiking, hill walking, canoeing, fishing and river swimming. For city visits, Montpellier, Carcasonne and Nimes are a great day out and the nearby smaller towns of Pezanas, Beziers, Olargues and Marseillen are great for local markets, historic buildings and good food. There are a great selection of local vineyards nearby or just relax on the terrace with a glass of fine wine and enjoy the view or take a 5 min walk to the Michelin star restuarant at Abbaye de Villemagne in the village.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Villemagne-l'Argentière, Herault

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
SPRING
12 Mar 2018 - 26 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£332
for 4 nights
From
£83
£437
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
EARLY SUMMER
27 May 2018 - 17 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£350
for 4 nights
From
£87
£525
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
SUMMER
18 Jun 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£612
for 7 nights
£612
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
LATE SUMMER
10 Sep 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£350
for 4 nights
From
£87
£525
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
AUTUMN WINTER
14 Oct 2018 - 9 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£262
for 3 nights
From
£87
£437
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£262
for 3 nights
From
£87
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £131.25
Pet Fee £43.75

£150 security deposit to be paid into UK or French bank (returned at end of rental period if everything is OK)
Rent to be paid minimum 4 weeks in advance into French or UK bank account.
Reservation deposit 25% refundable up to 4 weeks prior to visit. Additional security deposit is payable if pets are included - subject to discussion with owners.

Full payment 4 week prior to rental

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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