Rural holiday gite with pool, Dordogne - AD006254_B

Verteillac (42km from Perigueux), Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD006254_B Advertiser since: 19 March 2018

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Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
La Taniere Self Catering Saturday 3 6 1

About this property

Old Tobacco Farm, Dating Back Over 400 Years. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

La Taniere is an old renovated tobacco barn, situated in a beautiful courtyard, where there is an outside dining area, a place to enjoy a glass of wine whilst looking through the arch onto an amazing view of the Sauvenie valley.
The house is very rustic, keeping many features of the old barn. It is very higgledy, piggledy in design with lots of character. It is a 3 bedroomed house with 2 twin bedrooms and a double bedroom. It has 2 staircases, which give access to the bedrooms, the 2nd twin leading off the main bedroom! Kids love this!
There is a large swimming pool 12mx6m, set in large mature gardens, a terrace where you can relax, read, enjoy an aperitif whilst watching the sun go down.
The property is within easy reach of Verteillac and Bertric Buree, either on foot (40 mins walking), cycling or by car . Bertric is famous for its snail festival and Verteillac has many summer markets , music events, (comes alive in the summer) as well as an outdoor swimming pool. There are many things to do in and around the area.



Kitchen and dining

Galley kitchen, equipped with cooker, microwave, fridge-freezer, leading out to separate dining area, with table and chairs.

Living rooms

Living room with satellite tv and dvd player.


Main bedroom with double bed.
Single bedroom with 2 beds leading from the main bedroom.
Single bedroom at front of cottage with its own stairs, leading from the dining area.


Shower, wet room with sink and toilet


This house, with it's very thick walls, is lovely and cool during the very hot summers.
We also provide fans for the bedrooms if it becomes too hot at night!


Satellite tv and dvd player.

Garden and outside

Private outside eating area.

Courtyard and large gardens.
Sun terrace for relaxing and of course a 12 x 6ft swimming pool.

Parking and garages

Off road parking.

Visitor suitability

La Taniere, is set in a beautiful courtyard, with large mature gardens and a large swimming pool.
It is a great place for children who can run around, play unheeded.

Great place for observing nature, birds, wildlife.

You can also pick fruit from the many different fruit trees we have in the gardens.

We also like to share our home grown vegetables, when they are in abundance, last year, we had soo many tomatoes!

Information about any additional facilities

If you wish to explore the area further, we have bikes, which you are welcome to use.
We can recommend many places to visit, restaurants and bars. We are a 40 minute walk from the very
vibrant village of Verteillac.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Verteillac
Distance: 2 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: River Fish
Name of nearest fishing location: Local rivers
Distance: 4 km

Fishing on-site


Name and address of nearest golf course: Longeveau
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Riberac
Distance: 3 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 1 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: 1


About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Carol Temple

We have lived here for quite a while now and we love being here.

Owner's website
Year property purchased 2000
Why this location? The location is perfect, with its rolling hills and rural landscape. the local people are very welcoming and supportive. It is the opposite to where we used to live in the UK. Life here goes at its own pace and can't be hurried. "Tomorrow will be fine!"
Unique benefits of property As our property is more than 400 years old, there is a real sense of history, and what life may have been like, living here before.
The property offers lots of space to relax and play in.
La Grange is situated in the beautiful Perigord Vert region of Dordogne.
It is an ideal property for families, with enclosed gardens and pool, ensures young children have the freedom of the garden, whilst adults have various areas where they can relax, read, write, paint, enjoy an evening aperitif whilst watching the sun go down.
Set in 8 acres of mature grounds and with beautiful views over the Perigordian countryside, La Grange is the ideal location for a relaxing holiday. Great opportunities for taking fantastic photographs!

The Owner Recommends

Activities and attractions

There are many places to visit and opportunities to experience other activities , should need a change.
Here are just a few:-
La Jemaye, a lake with a manmade beach, great for swimming, walking, bird watching, off road cycling
Aubeterre, both the river for water activities, swimming, canoeing, plus the historic village.... very beautiful
Brantome, historic town
Longeveau, golf

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