A Group of Quality Cottages in the Charente

La Belle Maison

2 bedrooms - sleeps 5

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La Belle Maison is a beautiful Charentaise country house built around 1850 for a local doctor/farmer.It has a large shady terrace to the front of the property. belle maison - terraceIn front of the terrace is a large private mature garden, mainly laid to lawn, with palm trees, cedars, pines and acacia. There is a barbecue and comfortable outdoor furniture.

The house has been fully restored and the original stone block walls and oak flooring are main features of the property.There is a spacious country kitchen with feature fireplace and wood burning stove.There is a dishwasher, washing machine, full size cooker, microwave, toaster and plenty of crockery and glassware.

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belle maison - lounge

Separate lounge with original stone walls, open fireplace, comfortable seating and TV/Video (English channels if required.)There is also a downstairs cloakroom with wc.

An attractive wooden staircase leads to the first floor where there are two large bedrooms. The main bedroom has a king size bed, antique pine furnishings and lovely views over open countryside.

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The second bedroom has three single beds and again, lovely views over the valley. Bathroom has corner shower, wc and washbasin. All indoor linen is provided (guests are requested to provide their own towels for the pool area.)