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  • View of the back of the house from the sun terrace
    View of the back of the house from the sun terrace
    View of the back of the house from the sun terrace
    View over the river from the sun terrace
    Kitchen/breakfast area
    Polished wooden staircase to first floor
    Paddle staircase leading to 2nd floor bedroom
    Property description
    Barrou
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Delightful riverside cottage set on the river Creuse. Barrou is a small market town with all local amenities within easy walking distance. These include a superb bakery, butcher and general store. There is also a cafe/restaurant which provides excellent value lunches. Other facilities include a petrol station, Post Office, School, Church, Salle des Fetes and a Mayor's office.

    The cottage has a southwest facing rear terrace which directly overlooks the river. This makes a perfect setting for those summer evening barbecues. It is also ideal for observing the birds and other wildlife which inhabit this picturesque river.

    The cottage has two bedrooms and by making use of the sprung double sofabed in the lounge then it can comfortably sleep six. The second bedroom has twin beds which can...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Included
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Pool Table
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Waterfront
    • Water Views
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Additional amenities & feature info
    iPod dock
    2 laz-e-boy leather recliners in conservatory area
    Pool table
    extra 'drinks only' fridge in kitchen
    Listing #HL53988 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Tours: 31.1 mi
    Railway: Chatellerault (TGV): 12.4 mi
    Ferry: Caen: 186.4 mi
    Regular flights from London Stansted to Tours and Poiters, from Manchester to Tours and from Edinburgh to Poitiers with low cost airline Ryanair. Barrou is located roughly halfway between these airports. Journey time from airports is approx. one hour. There are also low cost flights from other UK airports to Limoges, Nantes and La Rochelle. The journey time here is two hours from the airports. Car hire is available from all airports.

    Nearest Ferry Port is Caen. Journey time is about three and a half hours.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
    Nearby cities
    Centre Gites (860)
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Sue C
Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in August 2015

Riverside Cottage is pleasantly situated with views of the river and a quick walk to the village amenities including a pizzeria/restaurant and a boulangerie. It is clean, homely and comfortable and its location is close to many chateaux and pretty villages. We particularly enjoyed Loches, Le Grand Pessigny and La Roche Posay. Chateau d'Usse and Chateau Chenonceau are well worth... more

kmoteram
Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in August 2015

A quiet village just a short distance to nearby towns and well worth visiting attractions further away. Lots of information about places to visit. A very interesting rental with lots of rooms and space downstairs. The local contact Marie was very helpful. more

ElyCB6
Ely, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in July 2015

fantastic holiday in Barrou, the cottage is excellent and the residents in the village are very welcoming. more

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Listed since : Mar 2008
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