Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
The house has retained its character with stone walls, oak beams and is surrounded by rolling hills of vineyards. There is a stone well in the garden and an old mill stone, once pulled by oxen to crush wheat and the old stone pigstye still remains!
There is plenty of room in the house to sleep up to 8, it is decorated to a high standard in typical french style and has a comfortable, homely feel.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 40 km, Nearest railway: St Foy Le Grande 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
The large, master bedroom has glass doors onto a patio that overlooks the garden and vinyards beyond, it is an amazing view to wake up to.
The second bedroom also has a small deck area outside and the third is light and airy with high ceiling.
One of the large reception rooms has one wall of windows overlooking the garden and a patio outside with table, chairs and parasol so there are plenty of places to sit outside in the sun.
There are many comfortable sofas and chairs throughout the house and large, flat screen TVs.
It has a large, beamed kitchen with oak table that seats 6 to 8.
|Further details outdoors||
The pool is located at the back of the house and is surrounded by trees and vineyards.
Please note, we are paving the surround and making improvements which will be completed by this Spring.
The gardens surround the house and there are pretty woods and country walks close by.
The ancient church in the village is a 2 minute walk and the keys are always available if you want to peek inside.
There is a Barbeque for you to enjoy outside dining and an outdoor table tennis table and dartboard.
We are flexible with changeover dates and are aim is that you have a wonderful holiday.
We live on site ourselves in a detached cottage with its own garden so you have complete privacy and the reassurance of having the owners on hand for any queries.
Our guests will receive a complimentary welcome pack including a bottle of local wine and a home baked cake (l'm getting better at those, l promise!!) lf you would like me to get some groceries for you for your arrival, this is possible and can be settled on arrival.
Swim towels can also be provided at a cost of 5 euros per person, per week. All other towels, bedding and kitchen linen are included in the price.
Some limited catering may be available for those wanting a complete rest!
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
SouthWest France enjoys long, hot Summers, balmy Autumns, short Winters and warm, sunny Spring.
The region has a colourful and interesting history as it was a battleground between French and English Kings.
Bordeaux is just an hour away for those who love to shop, Arcachon is an hour and a half, on the coast with fabulous beaches and an incredible sand dune that must be seen to be believed!
Do go and have a look at our little church, part of which is dated 1200, St Foy Le Grande is 20 mins away and has a wonderful Saturday morning market.
Bergerac has a lovely 'old town' which attracts tourists from all over the world and there are 2 statues of 'Cyrano' that are fun to have a photo taken with.
St Emillion is a stunning, hilltop medieval town and heralds some of the worlds' finest wine.
Many Bastide towns and Chateaux surround the area and there are many churches and medieval buildings still standing.
Castillon La Bataille is 15 minutes away and is where the decisive battle took place to end the hundred year war. You can see a re enactment of the battle every week throughout the Summer which is an amazing night out.
The river Dordogne is 4km away where you can kayake, fish or walk.