Large gite with pool to let, rural Aquitaine - AT006177

4km from Lauzun, Lot et Garonne, Aquitaine Reference: AT006177 Advertiser since: 6 February 2018
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Faugereau Self Catering Saturday 6 14 5

About this property

Faugereau Has 270m2 Of Living Space, An 11x5m Pool. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Totally private and independant from any other properties, Faugereau is just twenty five kilometres from Bergerac airport
and three kilometres from the quiet market town of Lauzun.

The house sleeps 14 in 6 bedrooms, with 5 bathrooms.

Our sole aim has been to make Faugereau the perfect venue for a relaxing holiday.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, large cooker, microwave, plenty of kitchen utensils, and a large fridge. There is a secondary fridge for drinks in the laundry room, along with a washing machine and ironing facilities for our guests to use free of charge.
There is one bathroom on the ground floor (comprising of a large shower, wc and washbasin), and next to it there is a double bedroom with french windows leading out on to the lawn right beside the steps up to the pool.
The huge refectory room has a fully fitted kitchen at one end, and at the other a solid oak dining table with matching chairs that seats 14 plus. In between the two, french windows lead out onto the garden.

Living rooms

The sitting room has a magnificent stone fireplace, bags of character and comfortable sofas and chairs where you can relax out of the sun and watch English satellite television or dvds.
It also has French windows that lead out on to a large covered terrace which overlooks the swimming pool, and where you can eat in the shade.


As well as a double bedroom (with a standard double bed) on the ground floor, there are five bedrooms upstairs:
Two double bedrooms which both have new king-sized beds and en suite fully tiled bathrooms (one with a bath, shower, wc and washbasin and the other with shower, wc and washbasin).

In addition there are two twin bedrooms, and one bedroom with 4 single beds.
One of the twin rooms has a private bathroom (shower, wc and washbasin), and the other two bedrooms (ie. the room with 4 single beds, and the other twin room) share the fifth bathroom which has a bath, wc and double washbasin.


Faugereau has 5 bathrooms:

On the ground floor, beside the double room, there is a shower, washbasin and wc.

On the first floor there is a bathroom with a bath, double washbasin and wc that serves the two bedrooms with 4 single beds and a twin room.

The en suite with 2 single beds has a shower, washbasin and wc.

The en suite with kingsize bed has a shower, washbasin and wc.

The en suite with kigsize bed (master bedroom) has a bath, shower, washbasin and wc.


There is an additional charge for the oil fired central heating, which is available on request.


There are many Chateaux to visit, wine tasting, horse riding in the next village, and we are surrounded by the best selection of very reasonably priced restaurants you will find anywhere.

The Bastides (fortified towns) of Monpazier, Villereal and Monflanquin are not to be missed, and the magnificent Chateau de Biron has guided tours.

Other activities include canoeing on the Dordogne, (always a big hit with our guests!), Ten Pin Bowling at Bergerac, Two 18 hole and two 9 hole golf courses within 30 minutes (the well known golf course Chateau De Vigier is 45 minutes away). Aerial walkways through the trees, with different courses for different levels at Lacapelle de Biron 25 minutes away, Paintball, and Go Kart racing in Bergerac.

All the towns in the area have a market on different days which our guests love to potter around so whichever day of the week it is, there is always somewhere different to visit,stop for a coffee and watch the world go by.

Garden and outside

The 11 x 5 meter pool is fenced off from the house for your children’s safety. It has 3 large steps that lead down into the shallow end.
Garden badminton.
Large garden where children can play safely.

Parking and garages

There is a large parking area for 5 cars on the property.

Visitor suitability

The downstairs bedroom is suitable for wheel chair users, but the bathroom door is only 70cms wide.


  • Internet

  • Linen

  • Private pool



Name and address of nearest golf course: Tombeboeuf
Distance: 12 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Ecurie Saint Martin
Distance: 3 km

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Domaine de Siorac
Distance: 8 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Thomas Gawthrop

We have lived in France for 28 years making sure our guests have the best holiday imaginable all summer long and in the winter we love to ski in the Pyrenees.

Year property purchased 1999
Why this location? Faugereau is the perfect house for a family get together.
Unique benefits of property Faugereau has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

The Owner Recommends

Canoeing on the River Lot

You can rent canoes at Casseneuil 35 minutes drive from the house.