Situated in a small picturesque village with historical
church, excellent restaurant/bar, bakery and tennis court
.We are 6 km from the market towns of Chef-Boutonne and
Sauze Vaussais with a choice of four supermarkets and local
weekly markets where you can sample the French way of life.
Historic Melle, with it's many fine Romanesque churches
and silver mine is only 15 minutes away.
Some 40 minutes away are the large cities of Angouleme,
Poitiers and Niort. Poitiers is renowned for it's fine medieval
buildings, the home of Futuroscope, a vast complex of state-of-the-art
technological attractions and cinematic wizardry. Visit
the forest of chize, monkey valley at Romagne and the leisure
lakes at Civray and Lambon (all 20 mins drive).
Over on the Atlantic coast, around an hours drive away,
is the famous resort of La Rochelle, the isles of Re, Aix
& Oleron, Rochefort and Royan. 40 minutes away is the
Marais Poitevin, a mysterious world of silence in which
waterways replace paths and country roads.