This spacious listed family house is situated at the heart of the historic Touraine region and is ideally located: It has a beautiful walled garden where you can pick cherries. raspberries and other seasonal fruits.2 minutes away from “La Deviniere”. the home of Rabelais. the Renaissance humanist writer. 15 minutes away from the castle of Chinon which overlooks the River Vienne.15 minutes away from the Abbey of Fontevraud. the largest 12th century monastery in Europe and Saumur the home of the renowned National School of Horsemanship and its famous equestrian displays.20 minutes away from Turquant. undoubtedly the most beautiful caves village of Touraine. and its quality craftsmen.The slightly hilly region lends itself perfectly to magnificent cycling and hiking opportunities. for example “le chemin de St Martin”.There is a wide range of leisure activities including. canoe / kayak on the River Vienne to Chinon. horse riding. tennis. squash and Olympic swimming pool all within 15 minutes. In addition. the house has a barbecue. garden furniture and outdoor games and is the perfect location to relax and to have fun.You will be welcomed by a hostess who can advise you on all the local sights. activities and amenities.