St Valerien, Ligne, Vendee, France. St Valérien, Ligné, Vendee
Relax in the countryside
La Métairie du Petit Pont, would be suitable for those seeking peace and quiet, walking (some 35km of marked routes), cycling, fishing, bird watching, relaxing, reading, good food and wines; excursions to the coastal resorts and beaches and shopping. Bring your Telescope - the stars are plentiful here. Horse riding available nearby. International TV, Internet and fax available to guests. Originally a French farm house named in the late 1700's. The newest addition under slate was in completed in 1935.
Petit Pont' a very private location, is in the hamlet of Ligne, a commune of St Valerien. The House is set in 1.5 Hectares (3.6 acres) of wooded land, with a small lake of around half an acre (fish and ducks - cooling swim in Summer), traditional Boulle court (Petanc). The property is surrounded by farmland, some small vineyards, small forests, valleys and hills. The closest Chateaux is L'Hermenault 4km away, closest winery is in Pissote around 8km. The closest large town is Fontenay le Comte (17km) with a lovely Saturday market and second is Ste Hermine with a Friday market. In Thire, just 3km away is a lovely French / Italian Pizza Bar (Laly Bar). The small city of La Rochelleis 55km away (excellent shopping here!) and a Parisien weekend 'bolt hole', comparable to Cowes in England or Newport Rhode Island, in the USA (A serious yachting center of France). La Rochelle is served by Ryanair, Flybe and EasyJet.
Wines Regions: Muscadet Region to the North; Bordeaux - St.Emillion, Blaye to the South. Cognac to the South. All within 1 to 2 hours drive.
We offer B+B accommodation
Accommodation / Ground floor / Surrounds / Thing to do / Garden / Album / General Info. / Guests / Getting here / Contact
Contact: Andrew and Liz on Tel: +33 251 87 63 23 or Mobile 06 32 80 26 32
18 rue de Thire, Ligne, St.Valerien 85570 France.