La Petite Maison

Afternoon sun on steps

La Petite Maison was Henriette’s house, and is little changed from the time she and Andre lived there. It is an old house but we love it and today it is where we usually stay when we are in the hamlet, so it is not normally available for rent. However, in high summer, it may be made available as overflow accommodation for a large group based mainly in La Vieille Grange.

A semi-detached, two-storey village house, La Petite Maison stands across the lane from La Vieille Grange, its former barn. It does not have an outdoor sitting area of its own apart from the front porch, reached from the road by four steps. Herbs, and in season, tomatoes, grow beside the front door in a small garden bed.

Kitchen in Autumn

Ground floor
The kitchen is large, with a huge walk-in fireplace, table and chairs, gas cooker, fridge, washing machine, a large wooden dresser for food and crockery and a large wall cupboard for cooking equipment, etc. The sitting/dining room has a dining table and chairs, sofa, armchair, standard lamp, CD player, books and cabinets with extra crockery.

First floor
A curving wooden staircase leads to the first floor, where tStaircasehere are two large, but basic, double bedrooms, with a shared shower-room/WC between.

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