Stone-built Provencal farmhouse near Uzes, South of France, in the Cevennes foothills to sleep up to 20-22. This large holiday property is set in a private park with a tennis court and pool, all bedrooms have air-conditioning. Ideal for large group holidays, reunions, family events and celebrations (3 weddings per year, subject to availability).
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Large Provence Holiday Accommodation with air-conditioning, great for a South of France Wedding.
Rental prices shown above are for up to 20 people renting Maison Geraldine and Maison Audrune together.
Additional 2017 availability:
After 29 August
Arrival/departure days can be flexible.
Situated in the heart of the stunning countryside of the Cevennes foothills, close to the picturesque town of Uzes, this stone-built farm in a hamlet, comprises two houses which can sleep up to 20 (possibility of maximum 22 with babies/small children).
Historically the houses were part of a silk-worm farm; a thriving industry in the Cevennes up to 1930. The houses border the private park with tennis court and swimming pool.
The two houses combined offer apprx 425 m2 of living accommodation including 10 air-conditioned bedrooms and one hectare of private park, making this an ideal property for large groups, several families and family reunions (the owner is able to hold 3 weddings a year at the property (Max 70 guests, subject to availabilty, with a proviso of no music after midnight - please contact us for further details).
The grounds are beautifully maintained, with lawns, mature trees, including Mulberry, Olive, Pines, and have a lovely view of the Château, opposite the park. (The château is an hotel with 12 rooms and will take dinner reservations on request).
This South of France holiday accommodation really is ideal for getting away from it all, and is large enough for big family groups to be together, and yet have complete independence. There is a restaurant in the village walking distance from the house. Private catering can be arranged with advance notice.
This unique holiday property, in the heart of the Provencale village, is made up of 2 "Mas Cevenols" - stone built houses - which are set in one hectare of wooded and lawned grounds.
The two houses - Maison Geraldine and Maison Audrune are rented together - 10 bedrooms for up to 20 people (possibility of maximum 22 with babies/small children)
Each of the 2 houses have 5 air-conditoned bedrooms
The properties were built in the 1600's and used to be part of a silk worm farm, but have recently been restored, re-decorated in Provençal style and very eclectic taste. Some original features like the beautiful stone fireplaces, stonework, and stone and terracotta flooring have been sensitively preserved - you can still feel the centuries!
House 1 - Maison Geraldine (faces the tennis court and has direct access to the park).
Outside, the house has a lovely big paved terrace with a table seating 12. There is a big garden 'salon' with Moroccan wrought iron sofas and armchairs.
The paved terrace leads into the pretty Provençal style kitchen, which is well equipped, including large American fridge, 5 ring gas cooker, microwave and espresso machine. This in turn leads to the dining room, which is beautifully decorated with a lovely old table and dressers and chandelier.
Next to the dining room is a small office with a day bed and desk, then to the right is an independent wc.
Straight ahead is a bar area with vaulted ceilings, equipped with glasses, and a Wi-fi desk. Next to this area is a small living room with a day bed and a beautiful big fireplace, and a window looking out into the village street.
6 steps led up to the first floor.
Bedroom 1 - A large suite, which comprises a small office, a bathroom with bath and wc, and a very large bedroom with 180cm king size bed (which can be made into a twin) Air-Conditioning and a window overlooking the village street.
Bedroom 2 - Another large suite comprising a bedroom with 180cm king size bed (which can be made into a twin), air-conditioning and flat screen TV and a bathroom area with giant cast iron bath, large washbasin, and wc. Windows over both the park and the village street. There is a small terrace/balcony running all along the room, and at the bathroom end, a balcony overlooking the street.
Narrow steps lead up to the second floor.
Bedroom 3 - Double bed, air-conditioning and a window that overlooks the park and tennis court.
Bedroom 4 - Double bed, air-conditioning and with a window overlooking the village street.
Bedroom 5 - Double bed, air-conditioning and window looking out onto the village street. In the corridor is a bathroom with a walk-in shower and wc.
House 2 - Maison Audrune (stands on it's own and looks out over the park)
Walking in directly from the park there is a living room, with 2 sofas, and a dining table seating 8-10 people. In front there is a gravel terrace with a wrought iron table and chairs, looking out onto the park.
The living room is separated from the kitchen area by a mid-height wall. The kitchen is well equipped with large fridge, dishwasher, electric oven with ceramic hob, and espresso machine.
There is one step down to a second living room, with a piano, sofa and easy chairs. This room also has access on to the street.
There is a utility room with washing machine etc.
A wooden staircase with 16 steps leads to the first floor.
At the top of the stairs, next to the first bedroom, is a large bathroom, with a bath, 2 sinks and wc.
Bedroom 1 - A large suite with double bed, air-conditioning, TV and library. Off the corridor is a hallway/small living room with a day bed.
Also off the hallway is another bathroom, with bath and washbasin and an independent wc.
Bedroom 2 - Large room with 3 single beds and air-condtioning, stairs lead to the second floor and a small landing, on the right is:-
Bedroom 3 - A small double room with 140cm double bed. Mobile Air-con
Bedroom 4 - Small double with 140cm bed. Mobile Air-con.
Bedroom 5 - Small double with 140cm bed. Mobile Air-con.
There is an independent wc off the corridor, and a third bathroom with a walk-in shower.
House 1 - Maison Geraldine:-
5 air-conditioned Bedrooms (2 x 180cm doubleable twin beds and 3 double beds)
1 en suite Bathroom with bath and wc 1
Bathroom with bath, basin and wc 1 Shower with wc 1 Independent wc
House 2 - Maison Audrune:-
5 air-conditioned bedrooms (1 with 3 singles, 4 x double beds)
1 Bathroom with wc 1 Bathroom with basin
1 Shower room
2 Independent wc
Both houses have kitchens equipped with:
TV Satellite French TV
Air Conditioning in some of the bedrooms - contact us for details.
Ping Pong table
Private Tennis court
Circular 10m x 10m Swimming pool with Roman steps is fully fenced
Cot and High Chair available Babysitting possible with advance notice
Catering possible every evening with prior notice
Supermarket shopping - should you wish to advance order over the internet from Carrefour Drive in St Ambroix the Property Manager can arrange collection free of charge and put the fresh goods in the fridge.
Ideal for small rural French weddings!
Set in one hectare of private grounds, the park has mature trees (Mulberry, Pines, Olives) and a rose garden with lots of large terracotta flower urns containing orange and lemon trees, plus a lawned area. There is an automatic watering system to irrigate.
Several paved external terraces.
Exterior lighting in the parc sets a lovely scene in the garden at night.
The 10m x 10m circular swimming pool with Roman steps is fully fenced. The depth is 1.2m at the edge rising to 2m inthe centre of the pool.
Private Tennis Court
2 Portable BBQ
Parking in the small 'place' in the village a few metres from the house.
Pont du Gard apprx 39km
Gorges de l'Ardeche & Pont d'Arc apprx 22km
Aven d'Ornac caves apprx 16km
Bambouseraie d'Anduze apprx 28km
Uzes apprx 34km - Beautiful medieval circulade town
Nimes apprx 63km - Roman temple and amphitheatre
Avignon apprx 74km - Palais des Papes
Montpellier apprx 92km - Lovely university town
Arles 94km apprx - Favoured by Van Gogh
Vaison la Romaine apprx 92km - Old Gallo-Roman town, near Mont Ventoux
Marseille apprx 94km - Le Vieux Port, lots of seafood and museums
For more information on reaching the Cote d'Azur please refer to our South France Travel Information Guide
Montpellier/Nîmes - apprx 98km
Avignon - apprx 75km
Ales, via Nimes (TGV)
Nearest Motorway - apprx 18km
Nearest exit Bollene, apprx 62km
The "Bread Van" delivers to the property daily. If you phone the night before with your order fresh croissants and bread will be left in front of the door at 0730 without waking anyone!
There is a Restaurant/Cafe/Bar in the village.
A range of shops are to be found at St. Ambroix, apprx 5km, including a supermarket and pharmacy.
Internet shopping is available from Carrefour Drive in St Ambroix - should you wish to place an advance order the Property Manager can arrange collection free of charge and put the fresh goods in the fridge.
Within the vicinity are the following activities:
White Water Rafting
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