Ampeil is a 3 bedroom farmhouse for rent near Condom in South West France, with large garden overlooking Armagnac vineyards and distant views of the Pyrenees
The heart of beautiful Gascogny
The large garden is partly laid to lawn but the remainder is being left natural. There is a small orchard to the side of the house and at the end of the garden you will find the vineyards where the grapes are grown for the Armagnac.
Throughout the house you have views of the surrounding garden and countryside where you can watch the wildlife. There is a covered terrace off the lounge with large outside table & chairs and barbeque. There is a pergola linked to the main covered terrace which gives shade on hot days or just sit under the trees and relax. The house has a large parking area at the side and can also accommodate parking at the front of the house. The parking areas will accommodate 3 cars.
Ampeil consists of 3 double bedrooms, bathroom, large lounge with log fire; broadband WiFi, English Satelite TV/DVD, HiFi, Formal dining room, utility room with ground floor loo, large fridge/freezer washing machine, tumble drier and boiler for the central heating. Kitchen with well stocked appliances including dishwasher, oven/hob, fridge etc…
The house is supplied with all linen and towels. The large 1st floor bathroom has heated towel rail, separate shower cubile and large bath
and terrace. It is an ideal location to visit the nearby bastide towns and villages, particularly Larresingle and the Roman Villa at Serviac. There are a number of the resting places to visit on the pilgrimage route to Compostela, the nearest being just a few kilometres at the Abbey de Flaran. The nearby spectacular Chateau de Cassaigne is full of history and of course you can sample and buy the wonderful Armagnac.
The house Ampeil is set in Gers, France in the midst of the tranquil Armagnac vineyards and fields of sunflowers and rolling hills and on a clear day the Pyrenees mountains can be seen from the garden
Ampeil is situated in a small hamlet of Ampeils just outside the small local town of Valence Sur-Baise. The historic town obtained its name due to it having the majestic river Baise running through on its way to the main town of Condom.
Available at the house are a selection of moderns bicycles that can be used to explore the local countryside. The area is well known for its numerous cycle routes in very close proximity to the house and miles of quiet country roads to make use of and explore.
The nearby river Baise has boat trips from Condom where you can spot kingfishers and spend the day on the river. Come and stay in Ampeils and visit this beautiful part of France which is full of history and nature.