This beautifully renovated, detached stone farmhouse with pigeonnier is at the end of a quiet lane in a tiny hamlet, with panoramic views over the surrounding countryside. Surrounded by vineyards, oak woods and footpaths, people who are seeking absolute calm and serenity will find a haven of peace here. The farmhouse is furnished with traditional French antiques to create a home of great style and comfort, full of natural light. There is a gravelled, walled courtyard flanked by a large barn, converted to provide extra accommodation, table tennis and a stone bakery. Traditional covered terraces run along the front and rear of the villa, and are provided with quality garden furniture suitable for al fresco dining. There is gated access to the rear sun terrace and a private, fenced, salt-water swimming pool. The spacious lawned gardens have fabulous views and are brimming with lavender, roses, olive and fruit trees which provide shade and privacy. It also has two acres of wild flower meadow. Tennis courts and bicycle hire 5 minutes’ drive. Excellent cycling and hiking on marked trails in the area. Superbly situated between the Dordogne and Lot Valleys with all their attractions - châteaux, prehistoric sites, vineyards, delightful golden-stone villages and water pursuits such as canoeing, kayaking and fishing. Try many of the gastronomic delights this region offers - foie gras, duck and aromatic cheeses in the many highly reputed restaurants within easy reach.
Main house: Living room, oak beams. Dining room/kitchen area. Utility. First floor: Double bedroom, en-suite bathroom/WC with over-bath shower. Twin bedroom, en-suite bathroom/WC with shower cubicle. Lower ground floor: Twin bedroom. Bathroom/WC with shower cubicle. Separate WC. Covered terrace with stone floor, giving access to barn house: Ground floor: Twin bedroom, open fire. First floor: Double bedroom (four poster), additional single bed, en-suite bathroom/WC with shower cubicle
- Courtyard garden
- Private pool (10m x 5m, depth 1m to 2.2m) with Roman steps
- Wood-burning stove
- Open fire
- Two satellite TVs
- iPod dock
- Table tennis
- Garden furniture
Location: 3km from tennis court, 4km from Cazals (shops, supermarket, restaurants, tennis, market, swimming lake with sandy beach), 13km from Catus, 17km from Domme (Medieval walled city), 20km from Castelnaud (12th century castle), 30km from golf.