Boudet is formed of three properties around a central grass courtyard - The Farmhuse, The Barn and The Cider Press. They can be rented together (sleeping 20 - ideal for groups) or separately.
The Farmhouse and Barn have been designed with entertaining in mid with huge reception rooms, open fireplaces and plentiful crockery to cater for large meals.
All share the front apple orchard and large rear garden, the outdoor seating area with BBQs and bikes.
The Farmhouse, Boudet, Normandy, France
Sleeps: 10 (5 Bedrooms); Rates: €564 - €1300 EUR
Our charming five bedroom, three bathroom Farmhouse is exceptionally spacious and has been beautifully designed retaining it's own character and charm. We added on a turret for the spiral staircase which leads up to the four bedrooms and two bathrooms on the first floor and the wonderful master suite with its four poster bed on the top floor. The huge Norman fireplace in the dining room is a dramatic feature and is amazing in the winter.
More specifically the property has the following rooms:
Spacious dining room with large table and benches (high chairs available) with an open log fireplace and door to south-facing courtyard garden, doorway and steps down to a fully-fitted modern kitchen with fridge/freezer, dishwasher, built-in oven with microwave, gas hob. Next door is the utility room with washer/dryer, sink and wine racks. There is a Boot room/study of the corridor which leads into the reception. The study has a telephone for incoming & local calls.
The reception room is exceptionally large and is zoned into two areas with feature fireplace (decorative only), built-in bar cupboard with fridge, UK Freeview English TV, DVD and video. It is very comfortably furnished with sofas, desk with games in and has a door into the central courtyard garden.
A wide granite staircase leads off the reception up into the turret with a door leading directly into the rear garden (which is 1.5 acres):
There is a WC on half-landing to the first floor.
On the first floor are:
4 spacious bedrooms: 1/2 king-size double, 3/2 twins (one set of twin beds can be zipped together on prior request), all with built-in wardrobes, matching furniture and high quality linen and towels provided.
2 bathrooms (one with bath/shower over, twin basins and WC, the other with bath/shower over and basin). Travel cots available. The landing has views over the garden and oak stairs leading to the second floor.
The enormous master bedroom suite with king-size four poster canopied bed (curtained access from turreted staircase), a seating area with wing chairs, dressing area and en suite shower room with basin & WC is on the second floor.
The Farmhouse is one of three buildings which make up the property. The others are The Barn (sleeping 8) and Cider Press (sleeping 2). They can be rented separately or together sleep 20 people. The properties share the large gardens, outdoor seating area, parking and bicycles.View Details →
The Cider Press, Boudet, Normandy, France
Sleeps: 2 (1 Bedrooms); Rates: €192 - €473 EUR
A beautifully converted studio, perfect for a romantic holiday or restful retreat away from it all.View Details →
The Cider Press is a stand alone property but is also a useful annexe to either The Barn or Farmhouse for guests who want a little more privacy.