|Stone Barn||Self Catering||Sunday||4||8||3|
An 18th century converted stone barn in the middle of the beautiful, well situated village of Espedaillac with tennis court. It sleeps 8 in 4 double bedrooms, and has 3 bathrooms (2 en suite 1 communal). Dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and freezer and microwave oven. Wi-fi available and tv (local chanels and a few international/world channels) including Blu-ray for watching dvds.
12 x 6m heated swimming pool (operational from May to October). Wonderful views from the large balcony over our field and the surrounding countryside. The garden offers a barbecue, pretty vine covered pergola and large lavender bed leading to a meadow of wild flowers and walnut trees with part of the field mown short to allow for games. Table tennis and baby table football.
Many historic towns, castles, gardens and parks to visit in the Lot. Pech Merles neolithic paintings 20 mins. Large Saturday market in Figeac 20 min and the Champollion Museum. The Gouffre-du-Padirac, north of Rocamadour has fantastic stalactites and subterranean boat trip and Rocamadour itself offers a wonderful cliffed setting, interesting eagles park and a large 'foret des singes". Canoeing and swimming available on the Lot and Célé rivers. Bicycles can be hired and there are lovely walks to be had around the village of Espedaillac itself.
Large 50m² dining/living room with rafters and a large balcony at one end overlooking the countryside and a large fireplace at the other end.
Large living and dining room area with tall ceiling with beams.
One large sofa with two large matching armchairs, one small one with two matching armchairs.
Large table seating ten. Two decorative tables, radio-cd-cassettes system, satellite tv with English channels.
Indoor table football.
The converted stone barn has 4 bedrooms each with a double bed.
Three bathrooms: 1 communal with bath and 2 en suite (One with a bath the other with shower only).
Electric radiators in bedrooms and bathrooms.
Large fireplace in the living room.
A heated swimming pool, table tennis, table football and a field to play and run around.
Village tennis court and golf courses in the region.
Inside the property at the front.
For out of season guests there are electric radiators in the bedrooms and bathrooms and a log fire in the main living area.
FOR LARGER PARTIES THERE IS AN OPTION OF ALSO HIRING THE NEIGHBOURING 17TH CENTURY COTTAGE WITH 1 BEDROOM (upgraded in 2015): IT SLEEPS 2 (ADDITIONAL PRICE ON ENQUIRY).
This otherwise remains empty but is on occasion occupied by the owner.
Born in France, one of my greatest pleasure is going for long walks in the countryside
|Year property purchased||1972|
|Why this location?||Memories of family holidays, and it is in the centre of a beautiful friendly village in the middle of a regional park of outstanding natural beauty, with a restaurant and proximity to motorway and airports|
|Unique benefits of property||Ability to take two families whilst giving everyone all the space they need|
This converted stone barn "La Roubidoune" is located in the middle of the pretty village of Espedaillac in the "LOT department" which is in the heart of the Quercy
"Madame Beauville" in the heart of the village - 5 minute walk, offers local traditional fares L 'Assierois in Assier (10 minutes by car) is more sophisticated.Tel.: (00 33) 5 65 40 56 27
Livernon, (8 minutes by car), has now a small size Spar/Casino supermarket