Original 17thC Dovecote (Le Pigeonnier)
|Location:||1km from Excideuil, Dordogne|
|Property Type:||Cottage (68 m²)|
|Rent per month:||From 695€ to 795€ pm Inclusive of some extras|
|Long letting period:||1st September to 30th June|
|Min. rental period:||1 month|
|Bedrooms:||1 Double bedroom. 1 Twin bedroom. Massive beams in upturned boat style|
|Sleeps:||2 to 4 (1 double & 2 single beds + cot)|
Description of Property:
16th Century Dovecote with stone features, beams and rows of pigeon holes - oozing character and history! With its own private patio and spacious lawn it is perfect for couples with or without children. Set on one side of a vast courtyard, with farmhouse, barns and the owners' house making the other sides. Exposed stone walls and wonderful beams. Ground floor: hall, kitchen/dining/living room, Twin bedroom/sitting room, shower room with wc. Utility room.
1st floor: Large Double bedroom in former pigeon loft. Upturned boat beams and stone niches for pigeons!
Water & Wifi included free. All electric heating.
Outside Amenities: Patio with table and chairs, parasol, safe parking space, extensive lawns, free use of owners huge 15 x 7m swimming pool in season. Table tennis in the barn. Storage barn available (80€/month). Pets considered (40€/month each). Please note: use of the table tennis barn and swimming pool is shared with occupants of the Farmhouse and Gatehouse.
Surrounding Area: Historic market town of Excideuil, just 1km, seething with ancient stone buildings, shops, restaurants and bars, doctors, dentists and all services. Only 500m walk to the supermarket.
Surrounding area of outstanding beauty, rolling hills and valleys, forests and multi-coloured meadows with lovely birdsong, deer and wild boar. Crowd free driving and shopping, Perigueux city 40 mins drive. Limoges and Bergerac airports 90 mins each, Bordeaux 2 hours via motorway, Ski resorts 2 1/4 hours.
Things to do/see include swimming and boating lake, châteaux, Romanesque churches, Perigueux market and architectural gems, Roman temple and villa, cycling, horse-riding, canoeing, caving, rock climbing etc...
|Heating system:||Electric - smart radiators|
|Services / Facilities:||Mains water. Septic tank. Electricity. WiFi Broadband Internet Access. Television. Satellite TV. DVD.
English Sky TV only. Free wifi & water.
Conventional oven. Hob. Microwave. Combined Fridge/Freezer. Dishwasher. Washing Machine.
Well equipped modern kitchen
Children welcome. French lessons available nearby
Smokers accepted. Smoking outside only
Pets may be allowed by prior agreement. (If agreed at 40€/m each)
Cot is available.
Suitable storage facilities are available for furniture etc.
Swimming pool normally open from early May to late September, weather permitting.
Parking in front of the cottage.
Property is suitable for more than one family. Off-road parking.
Distance to Nearest (in kms):
|Village/Town:||Excideuil 1 km|
|Shops:||Excideuil 1 km|
|Market:||Excideuil 1 km|
|Airport:||Limoges 80 kms|
|Train Station:||Thiviers 18 kms|
|Bus Station:||1 km|
|Port:||Caen 560 kms, San Sebastian 406 kms|
Pricing Info: October to April 695€/m. May, June or September 795€/m. Single month rental 795€. Rent is payable monthly in advance. Bed linen and bath towels at 25€/person /month. Pets 40€/m each if accepted. Electricity and Gas extra at cost (electric heating). Water and Wifi free. Cleaning charge 90€ per stay. Storage barn from 80€/m. Returnable Damages Deposit to secure booking 400€.
Availability: This property is available for longer rentals: 1st September to 30th June
July and August are reserved for weekly summer holiday rentals - please ask us for weekly rates. - Please check calendar first before contacting the owner
This property is available for weekly summer holiday rentals.
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|Name:||Richard & Luisa Copeland|
|Telephone No 1:||+33(0)672302792|
|Telephone No 2:||+33(0)648461072|
|Languages spoken:||English, French|
|Time to contact:||9am to 9pm French time|
|Time to contact:||9am to 9pm French time|
|Comments:||Enquiries welcome 9am to 9pm French time.|
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