The property is one of 3 converted barns, that comprise La Brousse, set around a gravelled communal area, which features an imposing chestnut tree. These tasteful properties enjoy a shared outdoor pool and an uninterrupted view over the surrounding fields and farms. On arrival you will immediately identify our property by it's trailing vines and pergola. Entering the spacious reception area, you will see that the ground floor accommodates the 3 bedrooms, bathroom and separate shower room. The French doors of the main bedroom open on to the shaded terrace, as do the windows of the adjacent twin bedroom. The second double bedroom looks out across pasture and the welcoming lowing of cattle. Ascending the stairs you will be met by the stunning oak beams which overlook the extensive, open-plan, sunlit first floor. It accommodates a newly fitted, country-style kitchen together with spacious dining and sitting areas. Walk-through rooms at each end lead to outside terrace balconies. The easterly facing balcony, which enjoys the morning sun, is an ideal spot for your breakfast coffee and croissants (available from Salle- Lavalette-5 min). Evening aperitifs and dinner should be taken on the westerly facing terrace where you can look out across the back garden, with its walnut tree and flowering border shrubs to the fields beyond, enjoying the beautiful view of the sun setting over the distant hill. You might catch a glimpse of roaming deer.
The Château du Bourbet is steeped in history, dating back to the 15th Century and beyond, from its origins as a Templar fortress to its forced occupation by the German Army and partial demolition at the end of the Second World War. Now lovingly renovated, the Château du Bourbet invites you to enjoy some of the very best in chambres d’hôtes and table d’hôtes that the Dordogne has to offer. A weekly rental of the main château is also an option to consider. The Château du Bourbet is a registered Gîte de France, classified 'Trois Epis' ~ the highest rating for chambres d’hôtes. Set in miles upon miles of unspoiled rolling French countryside with stunning views, this is the perfect haven for those seeking to escape the stresses of everyday modern life.
The property is located in Juillard Perigord Vert between Angoulême and Périgueux, and near (12km) from the town of Villebois-Lavalette classified by its castle and its halls and an hour drive from Bergerac. In the middle of three hectares of garden and fruity with the cottage rooms is a Grange Périgourdine, terraced to the owners. We offer the choice of either the formula cottage B & B or in formula simple holiday. The three bedrooms over 25 m2 each, each has their bathroom, lounge and library. One bedroom is on the ground floor, the other two on the first floor in the attic where there is also a tea-maker for hot and cold drinks. The kitchen is fitted in the barn on the ground floor. Access is independent, side by the terrace of arrival and the interior courtyard and garden. The entire house although recently renovated has kept the spirit of old farmhouses with rustic beams, exposed stone walls and openings to the old left in their juice. You can have the inner courtyard of a pergola or terrace overlooking the orchard, like isolating yourself in different areas of the park. A charming cottage in rural but close calm traders from various markets, local producers. You can discover nearby hiking trails, pretty villages, castles. The summer is active in music festivals, exhibitions and local events. The area is rich in historical, cultural (Bourdeilles, Brantome, Perigueux, the novel circuit) but also by the diversity of activities that can be offered around the botanical on natural sites, such as those related to gastronomy and its wines. Bergerac and its vineyards areas is on the rise and if you are wine lovers you will be charmed to discover this beautiful region and its good addresses.
Chez Devalon is located just outside Nanteuil-Auriac-de-Bourzac and 6.2 miles from the Périgord-Limousin National Park. This cottage features a private swimming pool and a garden with a BBQ. The cottage is set over 2 levels, with a sleeping area on a mezzanine floor upstairs and a separate bedroom. There is also a large lounge area with a DVD player and free Wi-Fi access. You will be able to use the kitchen to prepare meals, which is equipped with an oven, stove and a large refrigerator. Meals can then be enjoyed in the small dining area or on the terrace. A selection of books, bicycle rental and free private parking are just some of the other facilities available at this cottage. Brantôme Abbey is another popular attraction, 18.6 miles away.