Built in 1854 and set in 5 acres, this gite forms part of a former Cognac distillery and is situated in the courtyard outbuildings. Hidden behind high walls and private gates, you and your family can enjoy and relax in our newly renovated gite and enjoy full use of the spacious grounds.
1854 Chassors is nestled in a small village surrounded by vineyards, whilst located only 4km and 10km from Jarnac and Cognac respectively - perfect for exploring the Nouvelle Aquitaine area of beautiful countryside, villages and picturesque French life.
The gite called Cognac has everything you might need on offer and is truly a home away from home with a few extras on hand.
Enjoy our welcome basket - No need to rush to the supermarket ! Sample the local cheeses, olives bread and jam. Upon booking, simply tell us your choice of red, white and rose and a bottle will be waiting for you. Also included are some essentials such as washing liquid, dish cloths and condiments to set you up for your stay.
We will also leave warm bread outside your door each morning.
The gite is furnished in warm neutrals, wood and metals to give that modern yet rustic feel. It consists of a lovely 45m2 open plan living/ kitchen area with views on to the front courtyard. Leading off from this are 2 bedrooms, a walk in robe and bathroom. There is also a separate WC and a large laundry room with a washer dryer . The sofa in the main living area can also be converted into a double bed.
You will find everything you need in the country style kitchen including a dishwasher, Senseo coffee maker and iPhone charger. There is also free wifi throughout the gite and both English, French and international TV channels.
If staying in the cooler months, there is also a log burner.
Outside, enjoy the peacefulness and privacy of the property in the front and back gardens where you can barbecue or try out the original pétanque lawn.
There will also be a fitness area from July.
There is also a free tennis court just a 200m stroll away.
We live in the main house and are on hand if you need anything to help your stay and can recommend places to see or eat and as fluent French speaking can make reservations or anything you might require.
1854 Chassors is perfectly located being equal distance away from the airports of La Rochelle, Limoges and Bordeaux at 1h 30. Angouleme is 35minutes away and from here you can catch the TGV and be in Paris within 2 hours so making a trip to Paris a fun day outing.