The rents of the house are all-inclusive prices which means that there are some things ready for you. Like a bottle of wine, butter, café and thé, marmelade, milk so you do not need immediately go to the store even if they are just a few minutes walk from the house. The bakery is open from 7h in the morning.
Linen is included and the beds are made. There are ample towels, bath-kitchen-table and pool towels. The hot water is supplied by solar energy coupled to the gas boiler. There is also a free WiFi-CPL Internet connection .
The stone house is in a quiet street in the center of the French really charming medieval town (1500 inhabitants) Baker, butcher, fruit and vegetables, grocery shop, pharmacy, tobacco and newspapers and pub-restaurants are within 150m of the house. On the marketplace is a bistro-concert during the week-ends alternating bands. We enjoy a very pleasant climate. We sometimes have a shower so that nature here is not so dry and barren as on the Cote d'azur. The landscape is varied and the region reflects a rich history. The Lot-et-Garonne is situated between the Dordogne and the Gers, and the forests of the Landes. The cottage is furnished for 5 people it has 3 bedrooms upstairs, two with a 2 bed and the other 2 single beds (twin, trundle) both rooms are 12m ². The third bedroom has a surface. of 25m ² with 2 bed. Extra cot or crib is available upon request. Ground floor: Hall and view through the terrace.
There is also a 1 person bed-sofa, 2 armchairs, LCD TV 68cm (new 2010) TNT, with 25 French channels and DVD player with multi-lingual DVDs, Books.
bath with shower screen, sink and toilet, towels & beach towels, shampoo, bath foam, soap, hair dryer.
Living room with fireplace:
dining table 8 chairs, Sofa and 2 armchairs. There is a toy closet with board games and playing cards, pencils and drawing paper. Children's books Tourist information and maps. Printed sheets of the many hiking trails. If you like it that way I can also provide advice and tips.
Equipped with dishwasher, sink, 4 burner stove with oven, Fridge / freezer, microwave, coffee and / or coffee maker electric kettle, toaster, rice and / or vegetable steamer, blender, cream beater, electric cytruspers, egg cooker, pressure cooker, yoghurt maker, bread machine, crockery, cutlery, pots and pans. Washer and dryer are in the laundry room behind the kitchen, drying rack.
Barbecue charcoal. Electrical Plancha. Dining tables 12 chairs, 6 garden chairs and 4 sun beds, parasols.
The Terrace (88m ²) which partly covered and the garden belonging to the holiday house, the whole on 640m ²
House, garden and privacy
The stone house (is cool in the summer) is the former residence of the cork manufacturer and adjacent to the former cork factory which is now the home of the (Dutch/ French and English speaking) owner. It can be considered as 2 houses under one roof or behind a façade of 22 meters. Enjoy complete privacy both indoors and in the walled garden that is higher than the street. A large terrace with préau at the same level as the floor of the house and is ideal to enjoy your summer meals from breakfast to dinner .
Just 150 m, the local bakery every morning so the real France Feeling fresh baguettes and croissants. And fresh orange juice.
At 100m from the house there is also a restaurant where at maximum 12 € an afternoon meal including wine (3 courses) served restuarants This type is found in the whole region. The hot meals in France in the afternoon between 12 and 14h so it is best not come after 13h! and evenings from 19h30. In summer there are evening markets and eetfeestjes organized anywhere in the environment does have its day. Mézin has a very popular market with fresh fruits and vegetables, delicious cheese and fried chicken and ready meals both in the market as the local caterers where you can go daily.
Walking, cycling and other outings
Mézin is located in a walker's paradise, printed circuits are at your disposal there are over 200 circuits in the Lot & Garonne, adjacent Gers and Landes. At home you will find extensive documentation about what's to do in the vicinity Mézin but also for day trips to the coast or the Pyrenees. Cycling or walking through "La voie verte" or a trip by mountain bike through the woods and hills, the circuits can be found on the Internet. The region has a rich historical and cultural past. The museum des beaux arts in Agen is well worth a visit, it is known for the works of Goya and also Flemish and Dutch masters and a lively downtown.
Even if you under my English name, Mary Grahame, suggest something else, I was born and raised in Sluis, Zeeland near the Belgian border, but just in the Netherlands.
I have been living for 40 years in France. The former cork factory is my permanent home and adjacent to La maison du bouchonnier, so I can, if you appreciate, provide tips on what to do in the area. But also in the house you will find extensive documentation on what to do.
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|27-08-2016 - 01-07-2017||€ 535.00||-||-||€ 80.00||-||2 nights|
|01-07-2017 - 16-09-2017||€ 635.00||-||-||€ 91.00||-||7 nights|
|16-09-2017 - 30-06-2018||€ 535.00||-||-||€ 80.00||-||2 nights|
|Car park||€ 0.00||Per stay||Free|
|Child's bed||€ 0.00||Per stay||Free|
|Energy surcharge winter||€ 0.00||Per week||Included in price|
|Internet||€ 0.00||Per stay||Free|
|Linen||€ 0.00||Per week||Free|
|Swimming pool||€ 2.00||Per person||Pay at location | optional|
|Tourist tax all ages||€ 0.00||Per person per night||Included in price|
The living room has a fireplace and a built-in corner cupboard with games and radio-CD player, sofa, armchairs, lamps, 2 buffets with complete crockery, tablecloths and glasses to complement what is already in the kitchen. Dining table and 8 chairs.
Library Room where a 1 person sofa bed. 2 armchairs TV new since 2010, so with TNT reception, 25 French channels and DVD player with multi-language DVDs
Double room with double bed, a wardrobe, 2 bedside tables with lamps, 2 chairs, fan column and a store on the outside of the window. There are shutters on all windows It natural stone house is cool in the summertime.
One or two beds depending, twin or trundle is located on the garden side. Each bedroom has a column-fan. The stores hang on the outside of the window so you can sleep with open windows and yet sheltered. The center of Mézin is too high for mosquitoes. It is a stone house naturally cool so the best is to close the shutters during the day and evening opening, usually there is a large difference between day and night temperatures
This 3rd oversized bedroom The bed has 2 separate electrically adjustable slats. There is a fan. and like the other bedrooms a store on the outside and there are shutters. Potted cabinets. There is a dressing table and a desk and an armchair and chairs.
The bathroom has a bath and a crane with a showerhead. Bath Screen. An anti-slip mat for the bath. Bathroom mats. Hairdryer and magnifying mirror. Some basic products such as soap, shampoo and bubble bath.There is a cabinet with 60 towels and there are 8 beach towels in the house. Toilet paper. Cleaning products.
Kitchen equipped with dishwasher, sink, 4 burner stove with oven, Fridge / freezer, microwave, A Senseo coffee machine and an electric filter cafemaker, electric kettle, toaster, electric rice and / or vegetable steamer, food processor, cream / beater, electric knife , electric cytruspers, egg cooker, yoghurt maker, bread maker, electric frying pan, crockery, cutlery, pots and pans .vacuum cleaner. Washer & dryer in the laundry room.
The public swimmingpool renovated since 2009, is at 100 meters from the house, open from 1 June to 30 september, 6 days a week admission 2 Euro. It is heated (26 *) overflowing, (25X12m). Polyesters for swimming lessons and lifeguard surveillance, cozy solarium. Separate children's pool (12x5m), so the kids can play with French children it can be a nice way to learn the language! For men and boys a swimsuit is required no shorts or bermudas.
Een bijzondere locatie met een heel specifieke sfeer. Niet zo algemeen gangbaar.
De site laat duidelijk zien wat je mag verwachten.
Ideale rustvakantie! Gastvrije host, vriendelijke inwoners, mooie omgeving, fantastisch weer. Goede bereikbaarheid.
Ruim vakantiehuis, zeer compleet ingericht. Goede bedden, grote badkamer. Fijne grote tuin. Huis ligt in het dorp, op loopafstand van winkels (bakker e.d.). Mezin is een gezellig plaatsje met leuke markt en goed restaurant. Eigenaresse zeer vriendelijk en servicegericht. Kortom: een aanrader !