|West Gîte||Self Catering||Saturday||2||4||1||None|
Rustic open-plan gîtes equipped with induction cooker, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, coffee machine, toaster, microwave, tv and iron. Linen and towels provided except pool towels.
The terraced pool is entered by Roman steps, surrounded by stunning gardens and overlooked by a magnificent pigeonnier. The pool is available to all paying guests.
The house sits on 2 hectares of beautiful gardens which you are welcome to roam. The surrounding countryside is known for rambling and I can suggest walks to those who wish to explore.
Wi-fi available free in Gîtes.
The kitchen is fully equipped including a dishwasher. There is seating for 6 in the dining area.
Essential like washing up liquid, dish cloths and bin liners are provided to get you started.
Living area has seating for up to 6 people.
Flat screen TV, DVD player, radio and CD player and an iPod charger. Library of films and plenty of books and board games.
Extra long king size bed in the master bedroom and standard twin beds in the second room.
All have 100% cotton linen and duvets. Chest of drawers in all rooms. Hair dryer in master bedroom.
Change of linen and towels supplied at the end of each week if staying more then a week.
Family bathroom with bath and overhead shower. Towels and bath mats. Toilet rolls.
The Gite has a pellet stove for cooler evenings. We supply one 25kg bag to get you started then you buy you own.
Electric heaters in all bedrooms if required and a heated towel rail in the bathroom.
Plenty of books and dvd movies to keep you entertained. French and English tv channels available.
The Gîtes have a private garden with views of rolling country side. Terrace and outside dining furniture for 4 people. BBQ
There is plenty of parking on the grass area at the end of the property drive.
No wheelchairs access.
We came to France to seek a slower pace of life. I live with my 3 little dogs, 1 cat and some chickens. I grow my own vegetables and love gardening. I enjoy visiting the UK for short periods but love coming back even more. I am a people person so always make my guests feel at home.
|Year property purchased||2003|
|Why this location?||I came on holiday to this holiday home and fell in love with the property, the landscape and the temperate weather. Asked the owners if we could purchase it and they said yes in 10 years. We waited and bought it 8 years later.|
|Unique benefits of property|| A wonderfully restored stone farmhouse with a beautiful swimming pool set amongst 2 hectares of stunning gardens, which have incredible views across the surrounding countryside. The property consists of two bed & breakfast rooms in the main house and two self catering gîtes. The East gite sleeps 2 adults, the West gite sleeps 4 adults. Rented together they make the Grand gite sleeping 6 adults.
Pérard is within easy reach of the picturesque medieval villages of Caylus, Saint Antonin Noble Val, and Villefranche-de-Rouergue and close to the wine regions of Cahors and Gaillac. Its location combines the benefits of a local community with a real sense of rural tranquillity.
The area is not short of outdoor activities, including canoeing, river swimming, picnics, walking, fishing and horse riding.
The region is rich in history and there are many museums, galleries and historical sites to visit. Pérard is within easy reach of the medieval towns of Cordes sur Ciel, St Cirq Lapopie, Bruniquel, Najac,
St Antonin Noble Val and Albi to name a few.
Farmer's markets run everyday at various surrounding towns and are a perfect opportunity to soak up the local lifestyle.
Pérard is located close to the wine regions of Cahors and Gaillac. Tours can be arranged with the local tourist office.
There are great towns for shopping like Montauban and Cahors. Or if antiques are more your thing there are many brocante's within the local area.