The pool area seen through the gates (1 / 25)

The pool and al fresco dining area (2 / 25)

The pretty walled garden (3 / 25)

Sit under the luscious vine in the walled garden where you can barbecue. (4 / 25)

Dining area on the upper terrace. (5 / 25)

The kitchen with its traditional French armoire (6 / 25)

Inviting leather sofas for relaxing in the cool of the salon. (7 / 25)

The salon looks out on the walled garden to the rear. (8 / 25)

Ground floor bedroom with integral en-suite. (9 / 25)

Pretty double bedroom with King size bed has aspect over the walled garden. (10 / 25)

A corner of the spacious family bedroom with aspect over terrace and pool. (11 / 25)

Single bedroom with aspect over the walled garden. (12 / 25)

Little feet running up the stairs! (13 / 25)

Shower unit and basin in the spacious first floor bathroom. (14 / 25)

Antique books and vintage items in the sitting room. (15 / 25)

Window to the ground floor bedroom suite overlooking the terrace and pool. (16 / 25)

Bicycles are available to cycle through the vineyards and to the bakery. (17 / 25)

Badminton can be set up under the covered barn. (18 / 25)

Pretty Hollyhocks ... abundant in the Charente region. (19 / 25)

Fragrant pink roses in the walled garden. (20 / 25)

The pool at sundown (21 / 25)

Gorgeous scented roses under the vine in the walled garden. (22 / 25)

A vase of sunflowers picked in the local fields. (23 / 25)

Foie gras is on the menu at many local restaurants. (24 / 25)

Pudding lovers are well catered for too ..fondant au chocolat (25 / 25)