FERRY & COTTAGE
St André de Lidon
France > Poitou Charentes > ST ANDRE DE LIDON
Semi-detached house in its own tranquil, extensive grounds adjoining farm storage buildings, in a small hamlet surrounded by farmland and woods. Sometimes few sheep or ponies in neighbouring field. No smoking. Kitchen/diner with fireplace, freezer, m/wave, d/washer. Small utility room (w/machine). Wc. Lounge with 3-seater sofa, 2 leather armchairs, sgle bed & fireplace. Tv, dvd (a few English channels). 1st floor shower room, separate wc & 3 bedrms - 2 dbles (1 with en suite bath/shower/wc), 1 twin. Duvets. Electric heating. Garden with furniture and 4 sun loungers & covered sitting area ideal for al fresco dining.
This is a 5 minute drive from St André de Lidon which has a general store, baker/pâtisserie and excellent restaurant. Cozes (4k) has a Weds & Sat market and a heated outdoor pool. Royan (25 minutes' drive), a busy modern town, has become a favourite holiday resort with its sheltered sandy beaches & fine entertainment facilities. Other places to visit include the riverside town of Saintes with its impressive Roman amphitheatre, pretty Talmont, another popular outing from here and the delightful port of La Rochelle which is barely an hour away.