Beautiful spacious 3 bedroom New Villa in an unspoilt corner of the Dordogne.
Peaceful location in small hamlet with stunning views across the Auvezerre Valley
500m from village with bar, restaurants and shops.
Private swimming pool.Wifi.
Modern Spacious living equipped to very high standard.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Rouffiac Lake 15 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Limoges 80 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, 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 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The area is dominated by pre-history, beautiful architecture and gastronomy. Whether you wish to visit caves with their drawings dating back 20,000 years, picnic by the banks of the Auvezere or Dordogne river or visit the local markets with some of the best produce France, all can be done easily from Belle Vue.
The departmental 'capital' town of Perigueux is less than 30 kilometres away and the pedestrianised medieval city with its superbly restored lanes and squares around the cathedral is a great place for a coffee or lunch. The town has extensive Roman remains which are well worth exploring along with the excellent markets in the medieval city on Wednesdays and Saturdays. If you require some 'retail therapy' the large shopping complex in Perigueux will be worth a visit too!
There are many pre-historic sites and caves in the area, the most important of which are located in the Vezere valley - Lascaux at Montignac is the most famous followed by the caves at Les Eyzies - all are within easy reach. Picturesque Brantome, the 'Venice' of the Dordogne surrounded by the river Dronne with its troglodyte caves is less than 40 kilometres distant, whilst nearby is the village of St. Jean de Cole - surely one of the most beautiful in France.The pretty town of Sarlat with its warren of alleys, virtually unchanged since the Middle Ages, lined with warm ochre stone houses must be seen and the medieval village of Domme perched on its rocky peak is easily accessible across the River Dordogne. World famous Rocamadour built on the side of a cliff can be visited further away to the south. There are lots of gardens to visit including the magnificent Les Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac and those at the Chateau de Hautefort.
Cherveix Cubas our local village is a 5 minute stroll away and approx. 1 minute by car.! It has a Bar two restaurants ( La Franca Favard 's restaurant is very well know in the area and has a very good inexpensive menu ) and a collection of other shops , including, Boulangerie , Antique Shop Pharmacy , Doctor;s Surgery ,Butcher, Post Office etc.offers a small general store, a post office, two bars and a restaurant. Fishing licences can be brought at the Cave
Canoe;s can be hired for the Auverreze that flows through the Village. Pony riding, Quad, Paint Ball and Mountain Bikes are also available locally.
The local area offers swimming lakes with beaches, possibilities for aquatic sport, various historic sights Hautefort Chateau and Medical Museum and excellent restaurant and cafes offering regional dishes in the area. It takes 45 minutes to drive to Perigueux, and Brive. I hour to Brantome
Newly discovered Caves ( Grottes) opened recently at Tourtoirac near to the the Monastry.
In addition there are boundless opportunities for cycling, fishing, horse riding, mountain biking, tennis, walking, water skiing, wind surfing and rock climbing. The property is situated within a 15 minute drive of Lake Rouffiac. Its many facilities include a sandy beach, swimming, Tele skiing , sailing, tennis, climbing walls and restaurants. Perfect for young children or teenagers.
The local cuisine includes Limousin beef, foie gras, duck, walnuts and apples. Terrason has a market held on the Medieaval Bridge across the river Vezere .The Thursday morning market at Terrason is not to be missed with a huge variety of fresh food, vegetables, flowers, clothes, wine, cheeses and fish.