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18th century Farmhouse with converted barn

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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Civray, Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
We can be found in the Poitou-Charentes region of South West France, on the Vienne/Charente border near the town of Civray. The gite is in the pretty village of Genouillé, with a bakery, hairdresser, tennis court and ancient church all in walking distance.

We offer a self catering cottage for up to 9 people, in a tranquil and rural location, and have tastefully renovated a traditional old stone Charentaise style farmhouse including the converted barn. The barn attached to the main house is the cottage you will be staying in. It has a wealth of original features such as beams, exposed stone walls, and the original barn doors.

There is a fabulous in-ground swimming pool, and large secure gardens in which you are invited to relax and enjoy during your stay. In addition you can use the summer kitchen at the pool house with an outside gas...
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Listing #FKN7246707
About the Owner
Suzanne R
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
Interaction with guests
We live on site so on your arrival will welcome you and hand over your keys to your rental. There is a welcome pack including fresh farm eggs from our resident chickens. We take you through showing how to operate all equipment in the gites. Should you need any assistance we are here to help you.
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

This is the word that best describes the setting, the property and the Reeves who made our trip to France so fantastic. There were 7 of us and the gite, the pool area and the gardens meant that we had loads of space, with every...More

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Suzanne R, VR Owner at 18th century Farmhouse with converted barn, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you very much for this review and so glad to hear you enjoyed your holiday and stay at our gite so much. The weather was certainly beautiful. Hope you got home safely. All the best to you and all the family. Best wishes from...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018


Management response:Responded May 9, 2018


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Brighton, UK
Reviewed August 8, 2017


Management response:Responded August 8, 2017


  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (9)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
For children I have a travel cot and high chair and stair gate. Plenty of pool toys, water wings, goggles. Games and puzzles, swings and completely secure garden for children to...
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Unknown type
    2 Kings
    1 Bunk
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: $642 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: $103 / stay - Fee
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers : 38.5 mi
Railway: Ruffec: 9.9 mi
Ferry: Calais: 372.8 mi
We can be reached if flying closest airport is Poitiers, Limoges. Bordeaux and La Rochelle are 2 hours by road with easy drives. All airports have cars for hire.
We do offer a collection service should you prefer us to meet you at the airport for a small charge.

If you are driving from Calais it is a 7 hour journey with good roads mainly by Auto route.

You can also take the Euro star from London either changing in Lille or Paris which is about 6 hours. Again car rentals are available in Poitiers which is a 40 minute drive from Genouille.
Or a local train from Poitiers takes you to Ruffec and we can meet you at the station by arrangement.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 83.3 mi.
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