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The Barn At La Coudre

The Barn At La Coudre | La Coudre | Genouilly | Cher | Centre | 18310

Reference 6700142 Property Sleeps 8

The Barn at La Coudre

Views of the beautiful, tranquil French countryside and you may even spot deer strolling across the fields whilst breakfasting

The barn has been tastefully converted giving a light, airy feel. All home comforts have been provided included Egyptian cotton sheets and towels for an extra bit of luxury. Standing in completely enclosed grounds in the peace of the countryside, facilities include a swimming pool (10 x 5 metres) with paved sun lounge area and a huge family games room, complete with a ‘bar’ size pool table, table tennis, large screen television and much more.

You have views of the beautiful, tranquil French countryside and may spot deer strolling across the fields whilst taking your morning breakfast. There is a plethora of birdlife so twitchers, keep your binoculars handy.

The property offers plenty of activities for the whole family giving you the choice of staying "at home" or visiting the numerous sightseeing opportunities close by.

The Loire Valley / Cher region

Set in this idyllic area of rural france there are local markets, restaurants, shops and cafes to give you a real taste of traditional French life. Within the local area there are facilities for fishing, walking, cycling, horse riding, tennis, golf and canoeing.

It is said that “The Loire is a Queen and Kings have loved her”. Indeed the Loire has been the home of Kings since the 10th century. From the Middle Ages through the Renaissance, the Kings and Queens of the Loire Valley championed intellectual and artistic creation. The result is an endowment of accomplishments for all time in the arts and literature, as well as extraordinary examples of magnificent architecture and landscaping.

The climate in the Loire Valley is temperate with few extremes during summer months. Daytime temperatures generally hover in the 22 – 26°C range.

Vierzon area

Our enviable location gives guests easy access for days out to Parc Beauval, Futuroscope, Valencay, Tours, Blois, the Brenne National Parc and world famous châteaux. There are magnificent 13th-century cathedrals in Chartres and Tours, as well as abbeys and mansions and charming riverside towns and villages. Other places of outstanding interest include Orléans, famous for its associations with Jeanne d’Arc, with a beautiful cathedral, the Musée des Beaux Arts and 16th-century Hôtel de Ville; and Bourges, a 15th-century town complete with old houses, museums and the Cathedral of St-Étienne. There are many local wines to taste in Anjou, Coteaux du Layon, Saumur, Touraine, Bourgueil, Vouvray, Pouilly Fumé and Sancerre.

Local facilities include zoo, shopping, restaurants, public swimming lake, public swimming pool, hiking, canoeing, bars and clubs, fishing, local golf course, horse riding, water sports and tennis courts.

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