We propose an authentic wine grower's house, built in 1800, to rent for holidays, nested within the village of Ginestas in Languedoc (South of France).
It is ideally situated at the crossroads of Carcassonne, Béziers and Narbonne, close to rivers, close to the sea, close to mountains, in countryside.
Many vineyards stretch from the hill on which is settled the village down to the "Canal du Midi" (UNESCO world inheritage).
It's the only part of France, along the Mediterranean Sea, with no polluting industry where you can enjoy 300 days of sun a year !
We welcome you to the pays d'oc, where stand cathar castles, the city of Carcassonne, regional parks of high Languedoc and protected landscapes of Minervois !
DESCRIPTION OF THE HOUSE AND PHOTOS
In the heart of the village of Ginestas (Aude), a winegrower's small house dated 1800, built against a remnant of the former walls of the Middle Ages. It is a stone house with exposed beams of a surface of 539sq ft. It can comfortably accommodate 2 to 4 people all yearlong.
The house opens on a large and sunny dead end, where children may play away from vehicles, where you may have breakfast on warm days or relax and enjoy the tranquillity of the village in the evening, thanks to garden furniture provided.
The house is built on three floors, served by a staircase, with a theme of decoration in each room :
šOn ground floor is the kitchen - dining room decorated in the fisherman style and dedicated to George Brassens, a famous songwriter of Languedoc. It is equipped with an electric cooker (ceramic hob and multifunction self-cleaning oven), a microwaves, a toaster, a stove top expresso maker, a kettle and a tea pot, a fridge with freezer compartment, all the dishes and utensils necessary for a daily use and a complete crockery. The furniture is all antique : an oak harvest table with chairs, a mahogany cabinet, a tall chimney cupboard and an oak work top. a washing machine and a clothes airer are also at your disposal.
The house is equipped with new radiators on every floor for your comfort in winter. It is endowed with a ventilator for your summer stay.
šThe firt floor is dedicated to the famous couple of painters Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, and is decorated with true objects from Mexico. You'll find there the lounge, furnished with a large sofa bed for 2 persons and a large hidden drawer, a coffee table, a small bench, an antique prayer chair and coffer (containing games, books, and all the tourist informations necessary for your stay), a LCD TV equipped with digital terrestrial television, a dvd reader / hi fi/home cinema/mp3.
šThe last floor shelters the bedroom and the bathroom.
The bedroom, in the precious and warm colours of India, includes a double bed, a bedside with many drawers, a wardrobe and diverse objects of the country.
The bathroom, in Tiffany style includes a washbasin, a shower, a toilet and an airer fo the small linen.