Gigny, Yonne, Burgundy
Laignes, 5 minute drive
Tonnerre or Châtillon-sur-Seine, 15-20 minute drive
Auxerre, Dijon or Troyes, all approx. one hour’s drive
The accommodation includes an open plan living area, with spacious kitchen/dining area, which comfortably seats 7 people, and a comfortable raised lounge area with leather furniture, wood burning fire and Flat-screen TV (with UK satellite TV). Free WiFi broadband is also provided. The four bedrooms set on two floors comfortably sleep six (there is also a futon bed and child’s cot) and the large bathroom has twin wash hand basins, shower and large bath. There is a separate loo. Bed linen and towels are included in the price. The pretty walled south facing courtyard style garden is graveled with flower borders and has an old stone well (filled in, so perfectly safe), and a separate stone barn housing logs for the log burner. The outdoor dining terrace, with wooden dining furniture, comfortably seats 8 people and there is a covered barbecue area, with charcoal barbecue.
Local shops including boulangerie and small supermarket are 5 minutes drive away in Laignes and a bread van calls in the village Tuesdays, Thursdays & at weekends. The cottage is set in a very pretty, peaceful rural village in beautiful open countryside. The area is criss-crossed by rivers and canals and is ideally located for visiting the famous vineyards of Burgundy, Chablis and the Champagne region. Ideal for those looking for a quiet holiday in a pretty countryside village. The house has been recently renovated to a high standard but still retains many original features, such as oak beams and stone walls, yet is full of modern comforts that include double glazing, electric heating and Wi-Fi internet.
Ground Floor Dining Kitchen: electric hob and oven, dishwasher, coffee maker, microwave, etc with store area off housing washing machine and tumble drier. Lounge: wood burning fire, double doors to patio, flatscreen satellite TV connection, iPod music centre, leather settees
First Floor One double bedroom and one single bedroom Bathroom: bath, shower and double vanity sink units. Separate W.C.
Second Floor One double bedroom and one single bedroom (with additional futon)