For family and friends who want to spend quality time together in this peaceful location. Set in 80 acres within meadows and woodland, this stunning detached 16th Century French stone Barn has been beautifully and lovingly renovated and restored with large rooms throughout. It is filled with charm and character with the original beams and open stonework which keeps it lovely and cool during those long hot summer days and nights!
The Private swimming pool area is for your sole use. 9x5 metres. It is totally secluded, fenced, hedged and gated for security of children. Perfect place for dozing and re-charging your batteries or for playing great pool games! There are amazing views all around, with ample sun loungers with cushions and parasols plus a beautiful Pavilion to relax inside or to escape from the heat of the day!
There is a fab kids play park, also private for guests staying solely in Le Chataignier, and just 12 steps from the BBQ terrace, has a trampoline, swings, slide, sandpit and table tennis table, keeping the children entertained for hours and also a separate boules and badminton court!
The whole area is a great place for cycling or walking on the many quiet roads and only 12 kms from Monpazier and just 35 minutes from Sarlat, Rocque de Gageac, Beynac, Domme, Gardens of Marquayssac, Les Eyzies and beyond.........
Sleeps up to 6 (plus a cot) in 3 charming bedrooms.The double bedroom has a king size bed, large wardrobes and dressing table, with a view of the hazelnut tress where the family of red squirrel live!
There are 2 other bedrooms, both with single beds, wardrobe and dressing table, so no need to live out of your suitcase!
Both bedrooms overlook the large back gardens with weeping willow trees, hammocks and the pool area.
The bright country style kitchen, is well equipped with all the modern appliances, including washing machine, fridge freezer, dishwasher, cooker, bob, toaster, espresso coffee machine etc. Sits 6 comfortably around the table and the french doors take you outside to the terrace with the BBQ. It has a large pergola with a gorgeous climbing campsis covering it for shade! A great place for those summer evening BBQ's!
Inside the large living area there are 2 sofas and 2 armchairs, TV with English channels, Dvd player a large selection of Dvd's, books and games. The living area leads out onto the raised back terrace, where you can watch the most fantastic sunsets and a great view of the milky way and shooting stars! The steps take you down into the garden with the very popular hammocks which are nestled between the shady trees for that peaceful book reading or an afternoon nap.
The grounds are full of wildlife, from the daily grazing of deer, family of red squirrels jumping across the hazelnut trees, badgers and wild boars frequent the woods, the hawks, cuckoo's, woodpeckers and owls, these are just a few of the animals you can expect to see or hear whilst on your holiday!
Just a 15 min stroll to our local and very friendly Bastide village with many shops including boulangeries for your fresh warm morning croissants and bread, butchers, cafes, mini-marts, coffee shops, bank with atm, gift shops, tourist office and restaurants.
Sarlat, Monpazier, Domme, Beynac, Roc de Gageac, Castelnaud, Marquayssac, Les Eyzies, Cahors are just a few places only a short drive away.
Only 25 mins away from many activities including, canoeing, kayaking, caving, tree top climbing, water parks, chateaux, lakes, markets, hot air ballooning, castles.......
Ideal for cycling and walking with many signed routes.
Monpazier: 12 miles
Roque Gageac: 21 miles
St Cyprien: 22miles
Le Bugue: 27 miles
Baynac: 27 miles
Sarlat: 26 miles
Les Eyzies de Tayac: 28 miles
Perigueux: 53 miles
Lascaux: 68 miles
Cahors: 26 miles
Rocamadour: 43 miles
Bergerac airport is only 50 mins drive away. With many flights coming in from Liverpool, Southampton, East midlands, Stansted, London City, Edinburgh, Manchester, etc flying with Ryanair, British Airways and FlyBe .
There are plenty of hire cars to choose from too, Avis, Buggs, Hertz, sixt.....
Bordeaux – 2hrs 15 min hours direct flights from Manchester, East Midlands (Nottingham) and Gatwick
Brive - 1 hour 30 minute with flights from London.