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An elegant manor house in the heart of the Charente

Le Couvent is set behind a private gated entrance and cloistered within the beautiful courtyard gardens and a walled riverside terrace. Enjoy this privacy while also benefiting from its location in the heart of Verteuil-sur-Charente; one of the prettiest historical villages in south west France with its famous fairy-tale château and charming village shops,

restaurants and bars just two minutes walk from the property.

The House


A unique rental property arranged around the central courtyard with a Romanesque ‘bassin’ pool, picturesque rose gardens and river terrace, Le Couvent is an oasis of calm and beauty.



There are six stylish ensuite guest rooms with luxurious décor. These charming rooms with sumptuous linens and fabrics are individually designed to create a unique atmosphere sympathetic to the origins of Le Couvent while still retaining contemporary home comforts. All overlook the Romanesque pool, gardens and Charente river.



Nestled in the heart of the Charente region with it’s wonderful Romanesque architecture, stunning scenery and micro climate – the sunniest outside of the Mediterranean area. Perfectly positioned for visits to the famous Cognac and Bordeaux wine houses and for the more sporting visitors there are wonderful Golf courses and kayaking nearby. With Poitiers and Limoges Airport less than an hour away and 30-mins from Angouleme TGV station, Le Couvent is an easily accessible oasis of privacy, calm and elegance.

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