A family home: convenient, comfy, and designed for the whole family
We offer two houses : Angoulême and/or London
We are two friends (one leaving in Central London with 3 kids and a grand-father) and one (me) in Angoulême with 1 kid (South-west France) wishing to spend holidays together, gathering our 4 kids (13 - 9) and the grandfather. Our two houses can be part of the swap deal, in any combination!
1/ HOUSE IN FRANCE
THE HOUSE (Angoulême) : Renovated old farm house, practical, easy to live-in, great garden! 3 bedrooms (sleep 2 each), large office (can be turned into bedroom for 2), large living room (with sofa bed for 2), 1 bathrooms, two toilets, kitchen/dining, playroom, laundry, garage/barn. An independent studio close to the house may be free, offering an extra large bathroom and more sleeping space (4 or 5 easily). Baby cot available. Use of the car negotiable. Own parking. French, English and Spanish spoken fluently, multi-cultural home, all shapes, shades and family types welcome!
SURROUNDINGS: In Country side, 10 min (drive) from town (Angoulême), All food supermarkets 5 min away, as well as two independant organic shops and a fantastic pick-and-pay! less than 1 h to gorgeous Dordogne! Set in a hamlet of old and new houses. Parks, walks, running tracks, swimming pools, tree-climbing, etc. on door step. Plenty shops, cafés and restaurants in Angoulême. Great theme park Futuroscope, Dordogne, Bordeaux, Cognac, Poiteirs, atlantic coast (Royan) ... all 30 min et 1h30 max from the house (car, train).
TRANSPORT : Bordeaux and Poitiers airports each 1h30 away (car or train). Paris and Charles de Gaulle/Lille (good for Eurostar) airport direct by train. House is 10-15 min (through park) to nearest urban public bus. Town in 10 min max by car.
2/ HOUSE IN LONDON
We offer a fully equipped lovely Victorian house in Hackney, London. We offer three bedrooms (two singles, two doubles - inc. one with bunk beds), a fully equipped kitchen, separate dining area looking into a spacious garden, double living room and two bathrooms. Wi-fi, smartTV, washing/drying machine, etc available.
This is a wonderful home from where to explore London, with plenty of transport options. The property is located in zone 2 &
We are in zone 2 with plenty of frequent buses taking you to central London. The house is also close to Hackney Central overground station and a short bus ride away from Stratford International and Underground Station. Closest airport is City Airport but Stansted and Stamford Airport is only 45 minutes away.close to many local cafes, restaurants, parks the Olympic Park. The property is located in Lower Clapton, Hackney in East London, an upcoming area in close proximity to the Chatsworth St local market, Hackney Marshes, Lee River and the Olympic Park. Whether you enjoy a good pub, restaurants and cafes, going for great walks, cycling, ice-skating or swimming, you will not be disappointed.
Will be happy to assist you with recommendations and tips during your stay to make it truly enjoyable!
Please notice that we have a small kitten, who might be in the house during your stay. If this is confirmed, a friend will look after it and occupy an independent room in the lower part of the house.
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