The Gite at Croue sleeps 6 plus 2 possible,
The accommodation is on the first floor of this property with independent access via an external staircase. The gite provides a large kitchen/dining room, leading to a further seating/TV area within a high-ceilinged, beamed room from which access is gained to all of the bedrooms and the bathroom.
Outside there is a 5 x 11.5m swimming pool (shared with the owners), plentiful sunbathing areas both paved and decked, a small lawn area with access to the small, but perfectly formed, river Belle. There are also barbeque facilities and ample sitting and dining space provided for the occupants of the Vieux Grenier.
The conversion of the attic has been completed in sympathy with the style and age of the property and has preserved many of the original features including many stone walls and oak beams.
The kitchen is equipped with a large range-style cooker, fridge freezer, microwave oven and dishwasher plus all the usual accessories needed to enjoy a comfortable home from home holiday. There is a dining table and seating for up to 8 people plus additional seating
to make this a real family room-come-kitchen.
The seating and TV area has a large sofa, coffee table and other seating. Within this area there are storage cupboards with games and jigsaw puzzles and bookcases with many paperbacks from which you can exchange your holiday reading. There is also a TV, video and DVD player as well as a CD player. From this area the 3 bedrooms and bathroom are accessed as well as the stairs to the mezzanine where 2 single futon-style beds can be added to allow the gite to comfortably accommodate 8 people (plus babies in cots).
The 3 bedrooms, a double, a twin and a bunk-bedded room, all have exposed beams and stone walls. The double and twin room both have wash basins. All rooms have wardrobes, chests of drawers and bedside tables and lamps. All bedrooms look out over the swimming pool.
The bathroom has a bath with high pressure shower over, wash basin and toilet. There are exposed beams and stone walls in the bathroom as well. On the mezzanine is a newly fitted shower room with toilet, hand basin and shower cubicle with a high pressure shower.
The garden is mainly paved and graveled and surrounds the swimming pool. Raised beds around the pool are filled with flowering plants and herbs. There is also a bar area and seating/sunbathing areas, both in sun and shade. The lawn is outside the main enclosed part of the garden and access to the river is possible from here. There is also a productive orchard belonging to the property; holiday makers are welcome pick any fruit that is in season.
LE VIEUX GRENIER
3 Impassed de la Ferme
Celles sur Belle
Deux Sevres 79370