A charming old stone farmhouse set in 10 private hectares of rolling pasture and woodland, ideal for walks, bike rides or just enjoying the space, peace and quiet.
The house is full of character and well furnished. Les Places comprises the main house, sleeping 10, and the annex, which has its own entrance and which sleeps 4. The main living room has SKY (Freesat)TV and at one end a large, well equipped Kitchen with dishwasher, electric oven and gas hob, microwave etc.At the other end of this is a Breakfast/ Dinning area and a large fireplace. Wi-Fi is available at the house but neither Kingfisher or the owner are liable for any loss or interruption ( such as storms etc) of internet service.
There is also a very large dining room leading from the kitchen, which overlooks the wonderful garden and pool. In one corner of this room is a shower room with WC and hand basin, ideal to come in from the terrace outside. Leading from the dining room are Oak stairs to a large double bedroom has a 4 poster King-size bed, and a small en-suite with hand basin and WC. There is a smaller bedroom with bunk beds and another shower room with WC and hand basin.
Off the kitchen is the sitting room, ideal for a quiet read. On the same floor is the main bedroom with double bed.
An old oak staircase leads up to two bedrooms each with twin beds, and a shower room with basin and WC. From the dining area is a wet room with Minoan Frescoes, with WC and a wash hand basin. Below the East facing terrace there is another wet room with WC & an original stone basin, the washing machine is also in this room.
The covered east facing veranda is ideal for enjoying meals or drinks around the table midi et soir!
The Annex has a large entrance hall/dining area with a sitting room to the left and kitchen and bathroom to the right. Upstairs are two spacious bedrooms, one with a double bed, and an en-suite shower room with shower, hand basin and WC. The second bedroom has twin beds.
The horizon less pool is very much in harmony with its surroundings and measures 10m x 5m x 1.5m deep (same depth throughout) and has stone steps leading down into the water. On one side of the pool the water overflows towards a field of lavender. Sunbeds are provided. BBQ, table tennis, badminton, volleyball, a boules area are available for tenants’ use.
Les Places is 3.5kms from Serignac where there is a tennis court, basketball and a boules court. There is a very good epicerie/bar/ restaurant – a mere bicycle ride away. One kilometer away is a good riding establishment with friendly atmosphere and horses for hire. Canoeing and bicycle hire are 10 mins away as is a vast selection of winemakers providing the famous black wine of Cahors, in bottles or en vrac (some are now experimenting with white wine).
Les Places offers accommodation for up to 14 people during June, July and August.
|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|