Category: Gîtes


A Vanzay wedding

On the 7th August we had a wedding here in Vanzay, Marion and Philippe were married at L’Église de Saint Jacques.  The groom’s parents and his brothers were staying with us in La Petite Maison, along with some friends of…

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The Last Supper: the end of a great week of classic motoring

We were lucky enough to have both La Petite Maison and La Grange booked out for the last week of June by classic car enthusiasts: Rob and Claire in their MGB Roadster with a recently rebuilt and breathed on engine…

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Creating a covered seating area

At the back of La Petite Maison there’s always been a rather scruffy lean to, which over the years, had become a dumping ground for old beams, broken rotovators, bales of straw and was rather overgrown with brambles and elder….

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Great guest comments

When we bought this place, we wanted something with a couple of gîtes, for two reasons really.  We both have large families and it’s ideal for putting them up, along with friends.  And also to see if we could attract…

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The vegetable garden

It’s that time of year when things are starting to come to life outside, the daffodils have been out for a while, sounds are coming from the various potagers around the village, people are dusting off their rotovators and prepping…

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