Rural holiday Cottage & shared pool, Dordogne - AD007040

Saint-Paul-la-Roche (10km from Thiviers), Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD007040 Advertiser since: 4 March 2015
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Perigordian Cottage Self Catering Flexible 2 4 1

About this property

Traditional Perigordian Cottage With Pool. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Perigordian Cottage renovated to a high standard. This beautiful 2 bedroomed cottage with its wooden beams and traditional fireplace is set on a hill top with stunning views.

Open planned ground floor, large kitchen and dining area with access straight out to the terrace. Lounge with leather furniture and tasteful fittings, patio doors lead to the front and back of the cottage. Light and airy.

The large pool, which is fenced and alarmed, has a big terrace and covered gazabo and plenty of sunloungers.

Set at the end of a track on top of a hill in a stunning setting of over 100 acres with plenty of space to explore. A truly romantic secluded getaway with a pool view to die for. Close to tourist attractions, châteaux, canoeing, lake beaches, famous caves, local restaurants and shops.

A truly peaceful, rural location. Furnished to a high standard with top quality furnishings and fittings.
Quality fitted oak kitchens with all modern appliances. Plenty of lounge seating and dining seating. Quality comfortable mattresses, linen and towels all supplied. We strive to provide top holiday accommodation for you.

Big patio for outdoor dining, bbq, badminton area, table tennis table and boules on the terrace.

The Cottage and The Granary are adjacent to each other, yet both have their own private terraces with tables/chairs/bbqs, they can be rented together for a total of 9 guests.

Please note we are situated in the countryside, a car is needed. Also we offer wi-fi but please be aware we do not have high speed city internet, however you should be able to get 4G on your mobile phones. Large flat screen tv with English satellite channels.



Kitchen and dining

Open plan with oak fitted kitchen, doors to the patio. Well equipped with modern appliances, coffee maker, dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave

Living rooms

Airy living room with patio doors to the front and rear of the cottage.
Fireplace, oak beams and quality furnishings.
Leather sofa and club chairs.


2 Bedrooms:

1 Master bedroom
1 Twin bedroom


Main bathroom with bath and over shower.


Fully central heated.


Flat screen tv with English satellite tv
Table tennis table

Garden and outside

Patio with tables, chairs, and brolly.
Access to the swimming pool which is fenced and alarmed.
Badminton, table tennis and boules.
The swimming pool is open and heated from May to September (weather dependent)

Parking and garages

Plenty of parking.

Visitor suitability

Families or couples.

Information about any additional facilities

Please note the property is NOT to exceed the maximum of 4 people that it sleeps.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Shared pool



Family activities


Name and address of nearest golf course: Excideuil
Distance: 20 km

Mountain biking


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Straight from property

Wine tasting and cookery

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Jeanette Rogers

Moved to France in 1999 and I love this area. I purchased this property in 2006 and it was lovingly renovated into the beautiful home it is now.<br/>Think it’s fair to say I like running, a lot !! Do check out the video in my advert it will show you the wonderful countryside.

Year property purchased 2001
Why this location? Beautiful hilltop location.
Unique benefits of property Rural setting with amazing sunsets.

The Owner Recommends


The impressive caves at Villars are well worth a visit. A play park and restaurant are all onsite. Online booking advised during peak summer.

Chateau de Jumilhac

The impressive chateau de Jumilhac is well worth a visit. This imposing chateau over looks the river Isle.

Lake Beach near Thiviers

The lake beach just 15 mins away offers swimming, sandy beach, life guard on duty, cafe/restaurant all set in a lovely park setting.

Lake Rouffiac - 30 mins away

The Base de loisirs de Rouffiac offers lots of activities for families. There is water skiing, canoeing, pedalos, swimming, acro branch (tree climbing course) zip wires and bike courses.
Restaurant and sandy beach, perfect family day out.


The town of Brantome is known as the Venice of the Perigord ! The river Dronne circles this beautiful town, offering riverside restaurants, canoeing and river cruises (electric boats).
The imposing abbey holds the oldest bell in France in the ancient bell tower.
Troglodyte caves in the limestone caves, one of which is now a pizza restaurant !
The large parkland offers plenty of space to relax beside the river. The stone crooked bridge adjacent to what has to be one of the most photographed moulins in France !


The old railway track now provides a cycling activity for all the family. Starting from the village of Cognac sur L'Isle you can pedal to Thiviers or Saint Germain des Pres.