Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
A picturesque 17th century Fisherman's cottage overlooking the river Lot in the medieval village of Puy l'Évêque.
This cottage dates back to the 17th century in the medieval town of Puy l'Évêque. With 1 double bedroom and a sofa bed, it is ideal for a couple or a couple with a young child.
The home was built with the local stone and is fully renovated in the traditional style. It is full of character with original features such as exposed beams, stone walls, tiled and wooden floors and an open fireplace, and kitchen, satellite TV and WIFI. The house enjoys panoramic views over the river Lot and has a private terrace garden with table and chairs.
A stepped alleyway leads up to the cottage from the tree-lined banks of the Lot. The front door opens into the kitchen, which has a fold away table with the shower room off to the left. The stairway leads to the dining room with open fireplace and dining table, this room leads on to the sitting room, which has great views of the river Lot. There is a sofa bed in this room, ideal for a child.
A second staircase leads up to the bedroom, where this is a double bed with beautiful exposed beams and original stone walls.
The village of Puy l'Évêque is one of the prettiest in the region, with many golden houses clustering alongside the narrow medieval streets. Everyday shopping, including fresh local produce, can be bought in the village, and there are cafés and restaurants for sitting and relaxing.
There is much to explore in the area, with easy access to vineyards,caves, museums, churches, castles, and a great many little medieval villages, for which the Lot is famous.
The property is well situated for a day out in the Lot/Dordogne region with the town of Cahors 30 minutes away, Sarlat is just an hour away and Domme around 40 minutes away.
Plenty of activities are available, including tennis, horse riding, rock climbing and marked cycling and walking routes. Just across the river there is a swimming pool, which is great on hot summer days.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|