- Beautiful location
- Historic property
- Peaceful & quiet
- Lovely views
- Pool (Shared)
Chapelle house for long term rental is located The Cevennes region of Southern France - a stunningly beautiful area of France. This amazing property was originally the local Protestant chapel (this area of France was a refuge of French Protestants (Huguenots) during the persecution of the 16th & 17th centuries). The small village of Les Brousses is part of the commune of Molière-sur-Cèze, a former silk-weaving and mining village. The village is located down a winding lane in the heart of a Chestnut forest. The surrounding countryside features Mountains and streams and is the perfect place to completely unwind and enjoy the nature & wildlife. The village is not completely cut off from civilisation (although it may feel like this at sometimes. The large town of Alès is 15 km away, the historic towns of Anduze and Uzès are 30 km away and Nimes and Avignon are both 50 mins drive away. There is a TGV train station in both Nimes and Avignon, as well as local airports with low cost flights to the UK.
Chapelle house is available for long term rentals between September and May/June each year for a rental price of €1200 per month + bills.
- Horse stables nearby
- Peaceful & Quiet
- Pet friendly
- Satellite TV
- Scenic views
- 2 bath
- 3 bed
- Beautiful location
- Character property
- Energy efficient property
- Central heating
Chappelle house to rent in France is located in the North-Western corner of the Gard department of France, bordering the Ardeche and Lozere departments. This area of France is collectively known as The Cevennes and it is classified as a French National Park. The surrounding area is largely unspoiled and provides breathtaking scenery. The region first came to international prominence through the work of the Scottish writer, Robert Louis Stephenson. In 1879 he published his book "Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes", in which he describes his journey through the region and his many stays at the local monasteries.
The local villages of Molieres-sur-Ceze has a population of around 1,500 people and is surrounded by dense forest and was a former mining village. Today the village is a popular place for holidaymakers looking to explore the local countryside on bike or on foot. The local area has some of the best cycling routes and hiling trails in France.
Popular local activities include canoeing in the local river (River Cèze) and an extensive tree-climbing centre which takes you through the canopy of the local forest. This is located just 500m from the house.
The nearest large town is Alès which is just a short drive away. Alès was historically a mining town, as well as an important centre for silk weaving. The town became an important refuge for French Protestants (Huguenots) during the 16th Century. The town contains a lot of shops, larger supermarkets, restaurants, banks, DIY stores and services for the region. I wouldn´t necessarily describe Alès as a pretty town. It is funtional rather than beautiful. But you don´t come to this area for Alès alone.
Nearby, you have some of the prettiest towns and villages in France. Uzès and Anduze are both 20 minutes away and nearby you will find the beautiful villages of Barjac, Lussan and La Rouque-sur-Cèze.
Check in times
To be arranged prior to arrival.
Chappelle house to rent in France is located 15 km north of Alès, 50km north-west of Nimes and 55km west of Avignon. The A9 and A75 motorways are both 1 hour drive.
The nearest airports are located at Nimes and Avignon (both 50 mins drive). Other local airports include:
Marseille (1 hour 30 mins)
Montpellier (1 hour 30 mins)
There is a TGV train station in both Avignon and Nimes. There are local rail connections from Nimes to Alès and a local bus service runs in between Alès and Molieres-sur-Ceze.
The booking terms for Chappelle house to rent in France, are as follows:
One month´s security deposit to be paid at time of reservation. Rent to be paid in advance at the start of each month (for 6 month rentals) or in full for 3 month rental periods. Utility bills to be paid in addition to the monthly rent (€125 monthly provision towards the bills). References maybe required.
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- Value for money
Very comfortable and renovated to a high standard.
Reviewer: Hannah Greg
Date: Jan 2020