Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This restored farmhouse/Villa is situated in large grounds with private pool,on the outskirts of Monclar d'Agenais near Villeneurve-sur -lot,in the Lot -et -Garonne South west France.
Unwind in our relaxing peaceful countryside and swim away those worries in our large pool.Enjoy cooking in the huge country style kitchen ,or may be an evening of BBQ & lots of local wine on the patio in front of the pool watching the stars.The property has two steps from the kitchen to sitting room and also the other end from the bedrooms to the front door, otherwise all on one level. Parts of the house are over 200yrs old , has charm and character being features from the original farm barns built into the sitting room.The French doors open from the lounge onto the patio for those lazy lunches or long balmy evenings with BBQ and wine overlooking the pool and an acre of garden.2014 SPECIAL Tour de France only 6mins away from this property on July 25th
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 40 km, Nearest railway: Tonnies/Marmande 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
The farmhouse/Villa, has 3 double bedrooms,two with a super-king size bed.which can be twins. The main bedroom has its own basin .Third bedroom has twin beds.Kitchen is farmhouse style huge ! Electric/Gas range style cooker to enjoy. Sitting room is full of French charm with lovely beams and wonderful wood burning fire for the winter. Bathroom has shower over the full length bath, also has twin basins with separate toilet next door.
Free wireless internet indoors and out
Cot available (please bring your own bedding)
Wood burning fire for winter lets.
|Further details outdoors|
Outside which you can get to from the many French doors leading from the sitting room onto the terrace where there are comfortable chairs in the shade. Patio area has a table and chairs and the BBQ ! Proceed to the large pool 10m x 5m with shallow end for children. Sun loungers provided on the pool terrace with large parasols to relax and enjoy those lazy hot sunny days ! Then approx 1 acre of gardens to walk round or play in, with the occasional plum tree,walnut and hazelnut or cherry trees !
There is also a car port for a car beside the house.
A security deposit of €200 due on arrival for breakages and cleaning,which will be returned on leaveing if the property is in good order Swimming pool only available May -September with safety cover which has to be on before dark,and leaving the premises please.
The English owners are nearby to answer all your questions of the area.
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
Pretty historic Bastide villages are waiting to be explored, or why not take a trip on the tranquil River Lot, by boat or canoe, or visit the splendid châteaux that dot the region in the rolling countryside surrounded by vineyards. Just a few hours away Carcassone is worth a visit and its magnificent castle.Or a trip to Rockamador to see the town built into the rocks
If you're sporty we have a challenging 9 hole Golf course at Tombeboeuf owned by an English couple only between 10/15 mins from our house Camirout by car. The club is very friendly with both French and English. There are clubs,trolleys and buggies for hire.
The speciality of the area is the local night markets held between July and September. They are a must to visit for tasting the locally produced food and wine and beer ! There is live music to dance the night away too. It's a fun evening for all ages to be enjoyed in our hot balmy evenings and watch the sun set.
Villeneuve Sur Lot
Monclar d' Agenais a 12th centry village,which is approx 5 mins away by car.Here you will find the bakers, grocers, Pharmacy, tourist information, Theatre which has major big productions,bank, postoffice. The village is situated on top of a hill which has splendid views stretching to the Pyrenees! In the village there are 8 wells to be found on a walk which you will find information at the tourist office.
Each village has its market day where you can buy fresh local food,or just walk around taking in the atmosphere.
Villeneuve or Tonneins are approx 20 mins away for the supermarkets.