|Le Colombier||Self Catering||Saturday||3||6||2|
"Le Colombier" a converted farmhouse in st. Severin D’Estissac, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne
200 year old stone built house of character with private pool in rural village location – 5 mins to local shops and restaurants. 25 minutes to Bergerac. Sleeps 6 - (3 bedrooms) free wi-fi internet access.
This charming property is set in a peaceful rural location within a small hamlet with stunning views over the countryside, minutes from shops and restaurants.
The authentically converted farmhouse, with gated entrance, is built of local stone with many beams throughout. The comfortable accommodation provides 3 double bedrooms and two bathrooms. The private pool is 10 meters x 5 meters and is alarmed for safety. Parasols and sun beds are provided.
The wisteria- clad terrace provides the perfect setting for breakfasts al fresco and evening barbecues. The Périgord region is famous for its castles, historic sites and gastronomy including the black truffle, fois gras and the local wines...Activities include boating, horse riding, golf at Bergerac and Périgueux (30 minutes). Fly fishing at nearby Neuvic sur l'Isle. From the house there are many delightful walks through the forest and countryside where wildlife abounds such as deer, wild boar etc. Supermarkets, restaurants, post office and bakers are 5 mins away at neuvic and the market town of Mussidan is 15 mins for a large selection of shops and restaurants. Periguuex, the capital of the Dordogne, is 30 minutes by car. There are local street markets everyday of the week. A full list is supplied with the welcome pack. Perhaps the most famous of the Dordogne tourist attractions are the cave paintings around les Eyzies. There are more pre-historic caves in this area than you could ever visit in a day nearby lac Jemaye is one of several lakes in the area offering a beach, children’s playground, nature trails, canoeing and pedaloes. With picnic area, restaurant and snack bar. Golf - Bergerac 18 holes and Perigueux 18 holes. Tennis club - 5 minutes by car.
Kitchen: fully equipped with cooker, hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave.
Utility room: washing machine and second fridge.
Dining room with table and chairs for six people.
Living room with feature fireplace, 2 large sofas and armchair. Widescreen Satellite tv and dvd player.
Bedroom 1 (First Floor) with double king size bed and one single bed.
Bedroom 2 with double king size bed & bath/wc en suite.
Bedroom 3 with double bed.
Bathroom 1 (en suite) with tiled shower, wc & bidet.
Bathroom 2 with bath, separate shower wc & bidet.
Indoor games eg Monopoly supplied. Dvds.
Beautiful garden mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees.
Shady terrace with pergola for outside dining.
Off street parking for several cars. Secure gated location.
We have lived in the Dordogne for 16 years and love the slow pace of life and the traffic free roads.
|Year property purchased||2002|
|Why this location?||Beautiful semi rural location. Lots of wildlife. wonderful walks.|
|Unique benefits of property||Absolute privacy. superb private pool. a character rustic farmhouse with bags of character. Good wi-fi.|
Excellent family restaurant only five minutes by car.