Spacious maison de charme**** for rent with tennis and heated swimming pool
in Burgundy
(Malicorne Village, Yonne, Burgundy)

With its modern country-French elegance inside and traditional Burgundy-style architecture outside, this charming 230m² property boasts a four-star**** rating for the quality of its amenities (renovation completed in 2009).
North, south, east and west... quadruple exposure ensures bright and airy rooms throughout the day.
One-hectare grounds feature a tennis court and swimming pool, the entire property being enclosed by trees for maximum privacy.
Free high-speed Free wireless internet access Internet access by satellite.

Sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms.

A classic French rural setting at the end of a country lane (part of a hiking trail).
Experience absolute calm, just five minutes away from the market, supermarket, pharmacy, doctor, butcher, baker...
Activities available in the area include: golf, tennis, hiking and swimming.
it's the perfect year-round country escape.

This traditional farmhouse has been completely restored using authentic local materials: antique terra-cotta tiles, exposed beams and stone fireplaces.
Especially cozy in winter, "La Closerie de Malicorne" is warmed by underfloor heating downstairs and through heat pumps (economical and ecological!) upstairs.
This could be the French country house you've always dreamed of.

Spacious (50m²) and light, with both northern and southern exposure through double French doors opening onto two terraces, stone and terra-cotta fireplace, 12-seater dining table, sideboard, side tables and two large sofas.
Hi-fi system with USB/iPod outlets.

Morning sun streams into the large country-style kitchen, which opens onto the south-facing terrace.
A professional stove (5 gas rings, 1 extra-large electric oven), dishwasher, microwave and full-sized refrigerator are all part of the state-of-the-art equipment.
(A second refrigerator and freezer, washing machine and dryer are located in the barn.)

Bedrooms & Bathrooms:
Six (6) large, light-filled bedrooms all feature built-in closets.
One bedroom is located on the ground floor, the others are accessed by two staircases: the west wing (2 bedrooms) and the east wing (3 bedrooms). Comfortable beds (measuring 200 cms in length) have duvets. There are 3 bathrooms, 1 shower room and 3 toilets.

"Les Chênes"
Located on the ground floor with direct access to the garden and swimming pool.
Queen-size bed (160 x 200). North- and east-facing windows. Antique terra-cotta floor tiles. Private bathroom with walk-in shower and heated towel rack.

"Les Ormes" – East Wing
Upstairs east-facing bedroom with double bed (140 x 200) overlooking the pond and tennis court. Bathroom featuring bathtub with shower, vanity with sink and heated towel rack is shared with "Les Charmes".

"Les Charmes" – East Wing
Upstairs with 2 single beds (80 x 200 – can be put together to make a queen-size bed). South-facing.

"Les Frênes" – East Wing
Large upstairs bedroom with 2 single beds (90 x 200) plus 2 trundle beds (80 x 200) giving the possibility to create a children's dormitory or a spacious couple's hideaway. Both windows are south-facing. Private bathroom features bathtub with shower, vanity with sink and heated towel rack.

"Les Cerisiers" – West Wing
Located upstairs with queen-size bed (160 x 200). Triple exposure: north, south and west. Antique terra-cotta floor tiles. Bathroom featuring bathtub with shower, vanity with two sinks, heated towel rack and toilet is shared with "Les Hêtres".

"Les Hêtres" – West Wing:
Upstairs with 2 single beds (80 x 200). South-facing French window opens onto private balcony.

TV Room & Video Space:
Situated upstairs, a cozy TV room with LCD television and DVD player. One single bed (80 x 200). An additional video space with armchairs features TV and video player and a selection of children's cassettes. North-facing overlooking pool.

Barn with washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing table, second refrigerator with freezer, 4 tables and 12 teak garden chairs, 8 sun beds, 2 round (3 m diameter) and 1 rectangular (4 x 3 m) parasols, deckchairs and director's chairs, ping pong table, gas barbecue, tennis and ping pong rackets. For toddlers and young children a high chair and a folding cot with sheets and blanket are available for your convenience at no additional cost.

One hectare of grounds enclosed by hedges and large trees, with seasonal flowers and shrubs. A natural pond stretches between the house and the tennis court.

Swimming Pool & Tennis Court:
The pool is heated to 26°C by heat pump. It has a high-security, electrically controlled Primaฎ roller safety cover. Its generous size – 14 x 4.5 meters, makes it ideal for swimming laps and water sports. Renovated in 2007, the tennis court features a Quick® playing surface and a practice wall.

General Conditions:
- Open year-round
- Weekly rentals from 4.00 p.m. on Saturday until 10.00 a.m. the following Saturday.

"La Closerie de Malicorne"
Mrs Marie-Pascale Guizard
Phone: (33) (0)1 43 31 20 01
Mobile phone: (33) (0)6 07 11 32 65

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Thank you for your interest and see you soon at "La Closerie de Malicorne".