Welcome To Les Outres
Traditional Stone Farmhouse In The Heart Of Charente
Les Outres is a traditional Charentaise farmhouse, offering spacious holiday accommodation for up to 8 people. The property is tucked away in a completely private location, yet within easy access of major towns, such as Limoges and Angouleme and the beautiful Lacs de Haute Charente.
Nearest supermarket is 5 minutes drive (in Chabanais).
The owners live in the barn next door and so are on hand for anything you need. However, your privacy is assured with fully independent accommodation and gardens (with uninterrupted views and a small pool), and private and secure parking for up to 4 cars.
Les Outres is fully equipped to meet the needs of a family ( dogs are welcome too!), with WiFi and chrome-cast provided free of charge.
It offers 3 double bedrooms ( the largest an ideal 'family room' with 2 double beds plus cot on request). There is a full bathroom plus additional WC downstairs. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes a dishwasher and washing machine. All bed linen is provided.
Well, this is down to you! Everything you need is provided in the Kitchen, and if it isn't, just let us know.
Included with your accommodation is a large private garden, with a pool and a barbecue area. Also included is your own private and secure parking area for up to 4 cars.
There is a small above ground pool for you and your family to enjoy in your own private garden. We opted for an above ground pool for the safety of your children.
In your Holiday Home, you will have access to FREE Wifi supplied by Orange France. Chromecast is also installed.
There is no Daily Housekeeping as such, however if you do require clean or extra bedding etc, you only have to ask.
Along with your private garden is a private parking area
Parties & Events Not Allowed
THINGS TO DO
There are various Wineries to visit, some smaller local ones in the nearby Dordogne with Bordeaux and Cognac slightly further afield. .
Fishing in France is probably the most popular sport, there are numerous Lakes & Rivers both Competition and Free.
There are many and varied Cultural sites to visit. Check out the Roman archeological site at Cassinomagus . Or Orador-sur-Glane , the site of a WW2 massacre - the destroyed village preserved as a lasting memorial. Nearby Angouleme and Limoges offer all you would expect from historical cities. And of course the area has many stunning Chateaux..
This and neighbouring regions have an excellent array of markets to visit and enjoy fantastic local produce. Vide Greniers ( flea /antique markets) are a weekend tradition here.
Horse Riding is very popular all over France, and there are some fabulous equestrian centres nearby.
The are many Wildlife Sanctuaries within easy reach such as the Monkey Valley or The Wolf Sanctuary
Please see the Activities List - Here
Fishing Resources - Here
We are ideally situated for your house hunt. Although we are located in Charente (Dept 16), you can easily access: Haute Vienne (Dept 87), Vienne (Dept 86), &
Charente Maritime (Dept 17)
There are many Leisure Activities both locally and in neighbouring regions. Just 10 minutes away you have Kayaking / Canoeing along the river Vienne, the Velorail in Confolens and family beach activities at Lac Guerlie in Pressignac.
Gary & Val - Your Hosts
"Totally private, uninterrupted views. Parking, pool. Fully renovated stone house with many original features. Large flexible bedrooms with original beams.
Large private garden with BBQ, patio and small pool. Flat screen TV with chrome-cast. Meal available if you are late or hungry on you arrival, by arrangement. Full welcome pack provided, including wine!
We are in the renovated barn, next to the farmhouse. We are completely separate, so your privacy is ensured, but happy to help or advise.
Near to lakes of Haute Charente for walks, swimming, water sports, cycling and horse riding. Many medieval towns nearby. 30 minutes from Limoges, 40 from Angouleme and links to the coast or the mountains."