Le Poirier is a beautiful 18th century barn-conversion, with original oak beams and exposed stone walls. The cottage is situated on the border of the Vienne and Charente departments in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of South West France. Le Poirier is available for long term rentals between October to May from €700 per month + bills.
Inside, Le Poirier is deceptively spacious (60sqm) and is ideal for a couple looking to rent a place in France for a few months on a house-hunting trip or just a long vacation.
The cottage retains much of the original character of the old stone barn, whilst providing the modern comforts of double glazing, modern bathrooms and quality fixtures and fittings.
Bedroom & bathroom
Le Poirier cottage in Vienne, France, is available for long term rentals between October to May. The monthly prices include the water and electricity (there is a provision of €100 towards the electricity and communal taxes to be paid in addition to the rent). Firewood to be purchased separately. Minimum stay is 3 months.
Long term rentals (Oct to May): from €700 per month + bills
This beautiful cottage is located in an idyllic part of France with beautiful open countryside, slow running rivers and streams and quaint villages. The nearby towns of Civray and Charroux provide the local shops, supermarkets, restaurants and services that you will need on a day-to-day basis and the cities of Poitiers and Limoges provide all the big town services you will require. Both are 1 hour drive.
There is an adjoining cottage next to Le Poirier with a separate terrace and entrance. The friendly Owners live on-site in a separate building.
The Vienne department is characteristically French, with numerous Chateaux, rolling hills, historic villages and meandering rivers. Nearby you will find a host of restaurants, weekly markets and French antique markets (brocantes).Discover the Benedictine Abbey in Charroux, founded in 785 by Roger, Count of Limoges.
If you’re feeling energetic there are miles of walking and cycle paths right from your door. If you’re feeling really energetic, you could try kayaking down the Vienne river or go crazy and try a bungy jump from the viaduct at l’Isle Jourdain.
The nearby town of Limoges is a very pretty place, with a lovely historical centre, a stunning medieval Cathedral and a beautiful art-deco train station (often regarded as the most beautiful train station in France).
The Futuroscope theme park is about 25km away, close to the city of Poitiers.
There are TGV train stations in the nearby towns of Niort, Poitiers and Limoges (all 1 hour drive). Local train services run from the village of Saint-Saviol, up to Poitiers.
Poitiers airport is approximately 50 minutes drive to the North. It has regular flights from the UK via Ryanair.
Limoges airport is just over 1 hour drive away to the South-East. There are flights to the following airports:
Asnois is just 15 mins drive to the N10 highway, which runs from Poitiers down to Angoulême. Paris is 4 hours drive.
One month deposit to be paid at time of reservation. The rent is to be paid on the first day of each month. The monthly prices include the water and electricity (there is a provision of €100 towards the electricity and communal taxes to be paid in addition to the rent). Firewood to be purchased separately. References maybe required. Minimum stay is normally 3 months.
Long Term Rentals in France provides the largest selection of long term lets across the South of France, Dordogne and Northern France. Our properties are all personally inspected and available for rentals of between 3 to 12 months.
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