Renovated XVIII/XIXth century detached house, entirely private, with 1 ha garden and swimming pool. 5 bedrooms, up to 9 sleeps, 4 bathrooms, 5 WC. 20 mn from Sarlat city center. In a tiny, multicultural and very quiet hamlet near pretty Daglan village. Amenities 3 km. Easy access to all places of interest of Dordogne (see video). 20 mn city center of Sarlat. Close to Royal bastide of Domme, Gourdon, all major castles and Valley of Dordogne and spectacular caves (Domme, gouffre de Poorumeyssac, Lascaux). Many sport opportunities around. climate of the South of France (hot summers and nice mid-seasons)
House renovated in 2013/2014, mixing antique and contemporary furniture. Beautiful barn in the courtyard (closed)
Ground floor (heightened):
The solid wooden oak front door opens on a bright, airy 85 m2 openplan, with living (8 seats) and dining (10 seats) areas, and also with a glazed french door leading to the back terrace. Brand new (2013) US kitchen located in the veranda, fully equipped, with an extended garden view. Access to the laundry room (with washing machine and tumble dryer) and WC (in the dovecote tower).
Stairs lead both to the upper floor and the garden floor, where are the sleeping areas.
Upper floor: a central landing leads to 2 parqueted bedrooms under the eaves, both with en suite shower rooms (including 1 large balneo shower) and WC : 1 double bed 160x200 (room 1); 2 separated single beds 90 x 200 (room 2).
Garden level : 3 en suite rooms but well separated. Independant access to each room. Room 1 : double room with a 160 x 200 bed and ensuite tiled shower room + direct access to the back terrace with a glazed french door. Room 2 : single room (1 bed 90 x 200) with an ensuite stone bathroom with WC and large angle bathtub + private access to the courtyard. Room 3 : central room (with a sliding door to close the staircase that access the ground floor) with 2 convertible sofas (100x200 each). Can be either a 2nd living room or a bedroom. Room 1 + central room have a direct access to an independant WC with wash-stand.
The house has huge gardens to the rear and side (1 hectare /10 000 sqm), and ample parking in the front courtyard of the house. The property includes a massive barn in the courtyard (closed for the tenants).
The pool is completely private (4 m x 10 m) and nestles at the rear of the house (10 m from the house), enjoying lovely views over the surrounding countryside. It is fitted with alarm, and has a wooden decking, sun loungers and parasols. Unheated but well exposed.
Various terrace areas offer several dining possibilities: in the shade of the ancient trees to the side of the house, on the raised terrace at the front of the house or on the large terrace at the rear overlooking the pool and garden! Tables, chairs, sun loungers and parasols are provided for your relaxation and enjoyment.
Dordogne, Périgord Noir : Cool way of life, wonderful food and architecture (all villages beautiful, middle ages and renaissance castles everywhere ...), all sports around, kindness of people, craftmen and beautiful markets and of course medieval Sarlat (20 mn drive) with movie and theater festival. Very international : a lot of british, australian, dutch, american people have settled there ... See our video for pictures of Dordogne
Googlemaps :type : Plavard,Bouzic, France
International Airports :
Brive Vallée de la Dordorgne : 1 h drive
Bergerac : 1 h 30
Toulouse : 2 h
Bordeaux : 2 h 30
train station : 20 mn : Gourdon (to Paris 5 h, to Toulouse, Montpellier, Spain) or Sarlat (to Bordeaux)
car rental : airports, Sarlat, Brive la Gaillarde
We can welcome up to 9 people. Our family is of 4 people (2 adults, 2 children 7 and 15 year old). Non simultaneous exchange possible, this is our secundary home. In 2014, the house is available up to july 11, from 18 to july 25, and after the 6th september (september until december).