This cottage is part of an old farmhouse including the owners'house and another gite, ancient barns, a pool house, an ancient oven. The property dates from the 17th/18th century and is situated 2 km from the small market-town of Excideuil, 35 mn from Périgueux and Lascaux, 50mn from Sarlat and an hour from the Dordogne Valley. The area is peaceful with a nice view on the countryside. The house of 200sq/m is fully equipped and has been completely renovated in 2007, with a big shared heated swimming pool. The pool house contains a 5 -seat jacuzzi. The house has central heating and air conditionning (provided by a geothermic system)
|Size||Sleeps up to 11, 4 bedrooms|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Limoges 60 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Trampoline|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
The 1800sqft house contains a large dining- room with a fully -equipped kitchen, a large lounge with sofa -bed, 3 double- bedrooms, 1 twin- bed bedroom, and 3 shower rooms with WC.
|Further details outdoors|
A large 12 x 6 heated shared outdoor swimming pool. A wide terrace area around the swimming pool to ensure a peaceful secluded stay .
A 5 seats jacuzzi in the pool house A huge area all around the property (2.5 hectares),home to a horse, a donkey, a poney and a goat. private garden area and terrace.
A large games room with pinball machines, hockey table, pool table, and a football table
The swimming pool and the jacuzzi to be shared
The swimming pool is heated from May to September.
Smoking is not allowed inside the house and the pool-house, only outside on the terraces.
The jacuzzi room is heated during the winter.
Owners speak fluent English.
Welcome Pack on arrival.
Périgord or Dordogne, also known as " Pays de l'Homme" or " Cradle of Man" is worldly reknown for its decorated caves such as Lascaux, its numerous castles on the Dordogne river ,once a frontier between French and English territories,its picturesque cities such as Sarlat, Bergerac, Brantôme, Périgueux with their medieval and Renaissance architectures.
Come and enjoy the varied natural beauty of the region: its many rivers where you can enjoy canoeing, fishing, the stunning landscapes from hilly sceneries to the vineyards of the Bergerac region.
Périgord is famous for its generous cuisine from "foies gras" to "confits de canard".
Excideuil is a little market-town located in North-East Dordogne, 35km from Périgueux, 50 km from Limoges and 60km from Brive. It boasts a medieval castle and it is set in the middle of " Périgord Vert" which offers many hiking and walking possibilities. There are many picturesque villages and cities all around , plenty of castles and caves to visit nearby. There is a cinema and a market every Thursday, local shops and a supermarket. In the summer, quite a few festivals are organised for visitors and locals alike.