FERRY & COTTAGE
St Julien de Chédon
France > Loire Valley > SAINT-JULIEN-DE-CHEDON
Just 12k from the magnificent Château de Chenonceau on the Cher river is this charming 18thC detached house in a peaceful setting. Owners' B&B is 100m away across road. Tastefully renovated interior which is furnished with some antiques. Entrance is via a large, superb covered terrace with 2 sets of garden furniture. Kitchen/dining room with f/freezer, m/wave & d/washer. Pleasant, colourful lounge (1 step). Dble bedrm (king size bed). Spacious shower room (w/machine, t/dryer). Wc. Narrow, spiral stairs to mezzanine (small reading area, access can be locked) leading to 2 attic bedrms - a tple (3 sgle beds) and a lovely master dble with a super king size bed (2 sgle beds joined that can be separated on request). 2nd shower room, wc. Duvets. Wooden cot, high chair, stairgate, baby bath. Electric heaters. Large, enclosed garden (bbq). Field with trees, flowers, swing & boules pitch. Table tennis. Various bikes available.
Helpful owners can offer lots of information about the region. There is an excellent canoe tour that leaves from the leisure base at Montrichard (3k) and takes you under the majestic arches of the Château de Chenonceau.