Lovely converted old barn situated in a peaceful rolling countryside setting. With 6 south facing bedrooms, all with en-suite shower rooms, the property is ideal for family holidays …
…as at the nearby market town of Montaigu de Quercy has a wonderful leisure lake, with facilities for swimming, pedaloes, ball games and tennis. For refreshment there is a bar/restaurant and a café overlooking the lake. The nearby village of Touffailles also has public tennis courts and boulangerie.
The area has many interesting places to explore such as the medieval Bastide village of Laurzerte, with shops, restaurants, a weekly market and music fêtes throughout the season. Twenty minutes away is the town of Moissac, which was a Roman settlement and still boasts some fine examples of Romanesque art. The main attraction is the Abbey of Saint Pierre, whose cloister and portal are classified as World Heritage Sites.
The accommodation is set in very pretty gardens with a 12m x 5m salt water, heated pool giving views over the countryside. All the 6 bedrooms, set on 2 levels, overlook the pool and terraces below. In front of the bedrooms there is a large shady terrace/balcony. Four of the bedrooms are doubles (one of which has an adjoining bedroom with bunk beds). Three of the double rooms have a super king-size bed, the other a king size. There are two twin bedrooms (one has an optional connecting door to one of the double rooms).
At the other side of the barn there is a vast dining/sitting room with a sunny breakfast room at one end opening onto gardens and terraces. The games room is also located here. This barn has been carefully restored and retains its old oak beams, stonewalls, complemented with log burning stoves.
The sitting room has DVD/CD players, ¾ snooker table, dartboard along with a selection of board games and an English library. Satellite (Freesat) TV. Wi-Fi (open) is available in the lounge/dining room. There are plenty of comfortable sofas and chairs. Adjoining the sitting room is the well-equipped kitchen with a central island unit. The kitchen contains a washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, gas hob and an electric oven, fridges and freezer.
Linen is included but please bring your swimming pool towels.
In the garden is a table tennis, bikes and the key to the local tennis court (rackets and balls available to borrow).
The owners live in a house in the garden and are on hand if required to deal with any assistance or any information if required.
- Two configurations – 6 bedrooms for 12/14 people; 8 bedrooms for 16/18 people
- Security Deposit of £400 – Linen included
- Lower rates for reduced occupancy – please ask
- Optional Final cleaning 100€
- Equipment: Dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, French TV.
- Outside equipment: Garden furniture, sunbeds, and BBQ.
- Sport equipment: Swimming pool of 12m x 5m, and Table Tennis
Prices for 6 bedrooms sleeping 12 to 14
Prices for 8 bedrooms sleeping 16 to 18
|Peak||29 June to 30 August|
|High||1 to 28 June|
31 August to 6 September
|Mid||4 May to 31 May|
7 September to 18 October
|Low||All other dates excluding Christmas/New Year|
|Christmas/New Year||By negotiation|