Poitou-Charentes is found mid-way up the western side of France, fronting the Atlantic Ocean / Bay of Biscay. The coastal region of Poitou-Charentes is said to be the second sunniest region of France (after Provence). There are four departments in the region: Charente, Charente-Maritime, Deux-Sevrés and Vienne, and the capital of the region is Poitiers.
Les Rosiers, near Cognac
Nestled in the small hamlet of Chile this converted barn is well equipped and spacious. Its’ original character has been retained, with exposed beams and stonework. There are 3 double bedrooms, farmhouse kitchen and large lounge with wood burning stove. The secluded private garden houses the 8x4m swimming pool.
Haycocks Charentaise farmhouse
The farmhouse is over 400 years old with oak beams, tiled floors, large open wood fireplaces and a modern kitchen. The beautifully landscaped garden is complete with fishpond, narrow river and a 5.5m circular pool. The village of Cabariot is a short walk away, with bar, restaurant, food shop and bakery.
Le Poteau, Availles-Limouzine
Beautifully restored 5 bedroom farmhouse in rural position.4 bathrooms, large well equipped kitchen, dining room, TV room, large vaulted sitting room. Large garden with heated pool. 5 kms from shops, restaurant etc. Ideally situated to explore the area.
Maison Marchand, Charente
A stunning 5 bedroom country house with a large private courtyard pool and an acre of beautiful fully enclosed mature gardens in a tranquil historic hamlet with a 12th century Chateau. Furnished and equipped to a high standard, our English speaking managers are on hand with local advice and tips if needed.