The property is located in the Gâtinais (Seine-et-Marne), on the border between Burgundy and the Loiret.
Paris is 90 km (56 miles) away, or 1h15 by car (highway A6 exit Nemours), or 45 min by train (Paris Gare de Lyon to Moret-Veneux-les-Sablons). Fontainebleau and its castle, shops, restaurants, forest, and rock-climbing walls are 35 km (22 miles) away.
Moret-sur-Loing (with river walks or canoeing on the Loing river) is 23 km (14 miles) away.
Burgundy, its wines and gastronomy
- 30 km (19 miles) to Sens and its cathedral
- 94 km (58 miles) to Chablis
The castles of the Loire
- 160 km (99 miles) to Chambord
- 180 km (112 miles) to Cheverny
A hiking trail runs alongside the property. It joins a GR trail (National Grande Randonnée or Long Distance Trails), which winds along the river of Lunain. Around the house, paths meander through the woods, the countryside and the banks of the Loing; they can be travelled on foot, on horseback or by bicycle.
To the south, there is the charming village of Egreville, with a magnificent covered market dating back to the 15th century. The Monday market takes place under the covered market and on the church square. Local producers sell fruits, vegetables, poultry, eggs, cheese… The village has two bakeries, a butcher / delicatessen, a pharmacy, two restaurants, a bar-tobacco store and a supermarket offering local produce.
To the north, you find Lorrez-le-Bocage, with its beautiful 13th century church and castle. The market is held on the town square on Sunday and Wednesday mornings. You will also find a bakery, a pharmacy, a hardware store, a bar – tobacco store – restaurant and a supermarket.
In the many surrounding farms you can also stock up on cider, apple juice, sheep milk’s cheese, lamb, poultry, eggs, honey, fruit and vegetables…