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The gite - front with easy access - park right outside! (2 / 25)

The gite - patio with large bbq. (3 / 25)

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Our 4 acre grounds taken in 2005 - the pinkish areas are now all grass. (5 / 25)

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The gite - double bedroom - huge comfy bed (7 / 25)

Spacious 2nd bedroom with large antique wardrobe & room for additional bed. (8 / 25)

The gite - open plan living area with comfy sofa and chairs. (9 / 25)

The pool with wide steps and hand-rail to shallow end (10 / 25)

Le Manoir - lovely surroundings in the huge grounds. (11 / 25)

Barn games area - Table tennis, pool, table football, darts, pogo stick. (12 / 25)

Grounds - 14ft trampoline (13 / 25)

Grounds - basket-ball (14 / 25)

Grounds - volley-ball & badmington net with rope swing beyond (15 / 25)

Grounds - swings, trapeeze, acrobatic hoop and tree climbing ladder (16 / 25)

The local lanes are very safe for cycling (17 / 25)

A selection of mountain bikes for hire - many almost new - very good rates (18 / 25)

View behind Le Manoir (19 / 25)

Beautiful uninhabited Chateau just down the lane (20 / 25)

Enjoy a meal or a stroll at one of the delightful fishing harbours nearby. (21 / 25)

Wonderful golden beaches at Royan - arguably the best in France. (22 / 25)

The Citadelle at Blaye, one of the many historic sites within easy reach (23 / 25)

Delightful painting from the Gite patio by 2017 guest kathmumby@gmail.com (24 / 25)

Delightful painting of part of the buildings by guest Helen Amos (25 / 25)