About this listing
3 bedrooms, 2 double beds, 2 single beds, 2 bathrooms, eat-in kitchen, dining/sitting room, veranda, large garden.
Easy walking distance to amenities: supermarket, shops, train station (direct to Paris), bus stop, chateau, park, river.
This is a pleasant house on two floors.
The garden is very large and peaceful.
Interaction with guests
Part-owners live close-by and are available should you need help. They cultivate vegetables in a part of the garden. Guests may be given vegetables depending on availability.
Other things to note
Visit any of the following chateaux, there are many more, these are our favorite:
Within 1 hour’s drive :
Valancay, Ainay-le-vieil, Château de Meillan, Domaine de George Sand, Menetou-Salon.
The following châteaux are within 90 minutes drive:
Amboise, Chenonceau (also reachable by train), Chambord
•Drive, take the bus or train to Bourges. A beautiful medieval town, visit the Cathedral, Palais Jacques-Coeur, shop in the pedestrian streets of the town centre, visit the gardens or cycle in the marais where small gardens are surrounded by canals.
•Apremont-sur-Allier: One of the most beautiful garden of France, and its medieval village. Have lunch by the river. While there take the opportunity to go to the Site du Guetin and see the lateral canal to the Loire river.
•Go down the river in canoes at Chateauneuf Pagaie Aventure
•Visit the goat farm at La Brissauderie, in Jars where you can taste their goat’s cheese with the local wine or hold a baby goat.
•Visit the snail farm at Chambon (URL HIDDEN)
•Visit Beauval, the biggest zoo in France
•Visit Sancerre, taste great wine at one of the “cave” and have lunch on the town square.
•Visit the Pillivuyt factory in Mehun sur Yèvre and buy renowned French china at great price. (30 km)
Guests are expected to respect this peaceful neighborhood.
No pets please.
Absolutely No Smoking on the property.
Guests are invited to leave the property as they find it, clean, tidy and welcoming.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 7 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.
We are a franco-australian family with 3 children who currently live in Sydney. This house belonged to our parents and we stay there when we are in France. Our favorite things in France: French cuisine (of course), walks in the country, visiting chateaux and museums. We hope you will enjoy your stay there as much as we do.