|The Farmhouse at Les Chouettes||Self Catering||Flexible||4||8||2||Sofa bed available for 1 additional guest|
Changeover day is any day!!!
The French Country Cottages - Les Chouettes Cottage and Barn is nestled in a bend of the Dordogne River.
The Farmhouse is typically Perigordian, with the high roof top and a sway. Both the Farmhouse and Barn back onto a walnut orchard. We are located in the hamlet of Nardoux, 1km from the well known village of Tremolat. The village is situated between Sarlat and Bergerac. We are perfectly situated to explore the Dordogne Valley.
This beautifully restored farmhouse and barn is located 500 metres from the Dordogne River. It is a paradise for walkers, cyclists, birders, and fishermen.
Do you love to try out new recipes with lovely fresh ingredients? Beautiful markets are in easy driving distance from this property offering superb ingredients to tempt your taste buds.
The swimming pool has a view over the Walnut orchard is shared with the barn. There are 4 outdoor living areas which enable you to eat outside; either next to the pool, on the patio or in the garden. You will love all that Les Chouettes has to offer as well as the area.
Tremolat offers 5 restaurants one of which is a well known Michelin Star restaurant in the Hotel Le Vieux Logis
The kitchen area at The Farmhouse can be best described as the heart of the home. Perfectly capturing the French charm, this kitchen is where everyone gathers for deliciously prepared meals. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove top, oven, fridge-freezer, kettle, coffee-maker, toaster, country table, crockery, cutlery for 8 and barbecue utensils. ++
We have 2 living rooms in The Farmhouse.The main lounge is equipped with a flat screen tv, dvd player with selection of dvd's, a satellite box for our English speaking guests and the Orange box for great French movies or English converted movies. A music system for your enjoyment as well as some board games for those rainy days
In The Farmhouse we have 4 bedrooms. (Changeover days may be on any day)
There are 2 bedrooms each with a comfortable queen size bed and one bedroom with a double bed, and one bedroom that has twin beds that can be converted into a king size bed.
In The Farmhouse: Upstairs is a shower room toilet and basin.
Downstairs has a bath, shower, toilet and basin.
We have wall heaters throughout and a fireplace to warm The Farmhouse.
There is a flat screen tv in the main lounge, with both English satellite tv channels and French tv.
There is also a dvd player and an assortment of dvd's as well as a music centre for your enjoyment.
If you have Netflix account we also have a Chrome Cast pod for you to watch your favourite movies on the tv screen.
There is a lovely secluded pool which overlooks the walnut orchard. We have a volleyball net and table tennis table for you to challenge your family and friends. Bicycles for a peddle through the countryside.
There is plenty of on-site parking.
The cottage is great for any guests. From family get-togethers, friends who would like to congregate in one spot, or for you to have a quiet time on your own with that special loved one.
We have 8 bicycles on site for our guests who would like to peddle into the village or just simply to enjoy a cycle ride in the countryside.
We are a South African family just loving France.
|Year property purchased||2010|
|Why this location?||We fell in love with this beautiful area and all its Chateaux, markets and lovely scenery.|
|Unique benefits of property||The cottage is perfectly situated. We a 1km from Tremolat which offers a Michelin Star restaurant, bistro, pizzeria, auberge, a wine bar and boulangerie all in one village.
We are also in easy driving distance to great vineyards,chateaux, castles and more.
The Beynac Castle is not to be missed. This castle is strategically placed so that the occupants may keep an eye on the English in the Castelnaud Castle on the opposite side of the river during the 100 years war.
Visit this typical medieval village and all it has to offer in particularly on a Wednesday and Saturday when they have the best market!!
This quaint village is only 7 kms from The French Country Cottage. Put your walking shoes on and take the time to climb to the top and enjoy the beautiful view of the Dordogne river below.
At the bottom is our favourite spot - we love to sit with a beautiful glass of Bergerac wine and enjoy the view of the two rivers (The Dordogne and the Vezere Rivers) come together and continue as one river the Dordogne.
The geese and the ducks float down the river along with the visitors in their floaties