Holiday let in Charente near Riberac - PC005064

Palluaud, Charente, Poitou Charentes Reference: PC005064 Advertiser since: 16 November 2016
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Chez Siggers Self Catering Saturday 2 4 1 Day bed/trundle bed for 2 additional children

About this property

Charming 16th Century Stone Cottage. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Large 2 bedroom 16th century stone cottage located in the small village of Palluaud, South West France on the Charente/Dordogne border.
The cottage is set in mature gardens of 1/2 acre with the owners property, an above ground pool with decking area and a large barn containing a games room in this charming small village, yet within walking distance to an excellent bar/restaurant.

Saint Severin - 2.5kms all local amenities, bars, small supermarket, bakers, chemist.
Aubeterre - 12 kms - voted of the prettiest villages in france, excellent riverbeach, Monolithic 13th century church and many fine restaurants.
Riberac - market town 13kms.
Chalais - market town 13 kms.
Angouleme - 40 kms the capital of the Charente department, excellent shopping.

Nearest Airports:
Bordeaux - 65kms.
Bergerac - 60kms.



Kitchen and dining

Large fully equipped kitchen with cooker, washing machine, microwave, coffee machine, fridge/freezer and table/seating for 4. The kitchen leads onto private courtyard with external seating for 6 people for those evening al fresco meals.

Living rooms

Living/dining room comprises of lounge area centered around the ingelnook fireplace with a dining table, seating 6 people at the far end.
Tv/dvd player, games console.


Main galleried bedroom which overlooks the lounge area with king sized bed, wardrobe, dressing table and chest of drawers

Second large bedroom with double bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers along with Day bed/trundle with ability to sleep addittional 2 persons.


Large downstairs bathroom with separate shower cubicle, separate bath, sink and toilet.
A second cloakroom is also set downstairs giving an additional toilet and sink.


Open fireplace in lounge area with full oil fired central heating throughout.


Tv/dvd player, games console, bluetooth speaker unit, wi-fi, selection of dvds, books and board games.

Separate games room (within barn):
Full size table tennis table, table football, darts.

Garden and outside

External secluded seating areas set within rear garden.
Decking area with sunloungers.
Courtyard with table/seating for 6 people.
Boules court

Selection of garden games (coits, soft archery, badminton etc).
above ground pool with decking area

Parking and garages

Car park area for 4 vehicles.

Visitor suitability

Young children welcome (high chair and cot available on request).

Information about any additional facilities

Bed linen and towels provided.
No damage deposit required.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • Linen

  • Child facilities


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Riberac
Distance: 12 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp, chub, perch and bream
Name of nearest fishing location: Aubeterre
Distance: 12 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Manoir de Longeveau
Distance: 7 km



About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Deborah Siggers

My husband and I fell in love with South West France after many years of visiting the area and especially liked the many pretty villages near to Aubeterre nestling on the Charente/Dordogne borders and have now relocated to continue our love affair with the region.

Year property purchased 2015
Why this location? The many pretty villages nearby, historic market towns, and the micro climate of this region.
Unique benefits of property A quiet village yet with an excellent bar/restaurant within walking distance.

The Owner Recommends


Le Pitaud, Paulluaud.
Excellent local restaurant/bar with an ever changing daily menu of fresh produce.

Hotel du Perigord, Aubeterre.
Excellent value fine dining restaurant within the Hotel.

Hotel de France, Aubeterre (Bar & Restaurant).
Great place for a meal or to sit with a drink in the place watching the world go by.
Comes alive for happy hour on a Friday evening.

Tapazzeria, Aubeterre.
Authentic Pizza and Tapas restaurant serving the best stone baked pizzas in a lovely courtyard setting.

La Trattoria , Saint Severin.
Authentic Sicilian restaurant serving fresh produce.


Riberac Market
Every Friday morning with arts and crafts as well as a large section of stalls dedicated to locally grown fresh produce, vegetables, meats and cheeses.

Chalais market, every Monday morning.
A large market that meanders through the main streets with a variety of stalls.

Aubeterre arts and crafts Market, every Sunday morning.
A small arts and crafts market set in the main square with local artisan traders.