A very attractive and comfortably furnished converted barn (mas) dating from 1685, set in a secluded position in the pretty countryside of Lot-et-Garonne in South West France.
It is close to the village of Cancon, with butchers, bakers, general groceries, a pleasant restaurant and a weekly market on Monday mornings. Bosc Grand is about half an hour’s drive south of Bergerac and 20 minutes north of Villeneuve-sur-Lot, an attractive bastide town.
It is ideally situated for golf enthusiasts with an 18 hole course only a short drive away. The area is rich historically with the wonderful medieval bastides of Monflanquin, Montpazier, Penne d’Agenais and many others close by, as is Chateau Biron.
There is a spacious entrance hall with two galleries and separate seating and dining areas. The galleries offer a full size pool table, table football and additional seating areas with television, DVD and video players. A range of books and DVDs are also available.
The kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher, gas hob, electric oven, fridge freezer, combi-microwave and a wide range of utensils; it is conveniently situated between the large dining and breakfasting areas. Patio doors lead to a terrace, the garden and pool. Off the breakfast area there is a second sitting room with satellite TV,(Freesat) DVD player, radio and Wifi.( available at the house but neither Kingfisher or the owner are liable for any loss or interruption ( such as storms etc) of internet service) The room also gives access to the pool and a covered terrace and dining area.
Three ground floor bedrooms comprise:
- a double bedroom (1) overlooking the garden and pool with steps down to an ensuite shower room, basin and WC;
- a large double bedroom at the front of the property (2); and
- a large twin-bedded room.
A second twin-bedded room is accessed by a separate staircase.
There are generous bathroom facilities including a separate shower room with basin, separate WC and a family bathroom with bath, walk-in-shower, basin and WC.
There are fans in each room.
The utility room has ample worktops, sink, washing machine and tumble dryer and a drying line is available at the end of the garden.
The 12m x 6m pool with Roman steps and sun-bed area is situated in a pretty garden with various flower beds and fruit trees and is surrounded by open countryside. There is a BBQ area and ample BBQ equipment available for use. The games room towards the rear of the garden contains a drinks fridge, extra freezer and table tennis table. Badminton, tennis, volleyball and boules equipment is available.
Cancon 3 km (food shops and restaurant), Bergerac Airport 25 miles, with flights to to UK destinations Stansted, Southampton and Bristol.
|Peak||29 June to 23 August|
|High||1 to 28 June|
24 to 30 August
|Mid||4 May to 31 May|
31 August to 18 October
|Low||All other dates excluding Christmas/New Year|
|Christmas/New Year||By negotiation|