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Where is La Grange Terrou?

La Grange Terrou, 16500, Saint Germain de Confolens, Charente, France 

We are situated just outside the small village of Saint Germain de Confolens in the department of Charente (16), South-West France. Saint Germain de Confolens is a site classe due to its medieval castle which means all building work and development is controlled to be sympathetic to the local area. The village is built on the confluence of two rivers, the Vienne and the Issoire and there are lovely walks through the village, along the river banks and up to the castle.

The property enjoys a secluded countryside setting but is just a short walk from the village. Our nearest town is 4km away in Confolens where you can find restaurants, bars, banks, supermarkets etc. Our nearest bar and restaurant, L'Estaminet, is in Esse (2km) where there is also a depot de pain for buying baguettes and croissants.

Our nearest airport is Limoges (45 mins) which is mainly served by Ryanair with flights from London Stansted, Leeds Bradford, Liverpool, Bristol, East Midlands and now Manchester. You can frequently find excellent deals out of season if you feel like joining us for a short break. Then either hire a car at the airport or we can pick you up. Other alternatives are Poitiers airport (1 hour) or Bordeaux (2 hours).

For those of you in Southern England, a trip by train is an option; pick up Eurostar in London or Ashford, change to the TGV in Lille or Paris and travel to Poitiers or Angouleme.

By ferry - St Malo and Cherbourg 5 hours by car, Caen (4.5 hours), Calais (7 hours) (if you are looking at the satellite view of the house on the map below, please note it was taken before we developed Maison de la Chasse so the second pool is not shown. The large beige area is our 20 x 60m sand training school where Karen trains her horses)

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