General Information

LOCATION:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lots of local markets in the nearby vicinity including Caussade, Caylus and St. Antonin Noble Val. There are also Night markets in the summer in local villages

 

Within easy driving distance of PUYLAROQUE (3 kms) with café / bars, a high quality restaurant, bakery, a small, well stocked General Store, Chemist and a very good local butchers, Post office & lovely views from the village itself - Just a 2.5km walk (taking approx. 30 mins)

OR another short 20 min walk (through the forest) will bring you to the nearby Auberge restaurant for evening dining, without the car. Please Dont forget to bring torches !

SHOPPING : 15 mins drive from Caylus (14 kms) / 25 mins from St. Antonin Noble Val (25 kms), with larger stores (& Train Station) in the nearby town of Caussade (just a short 15 min drive (14 kms). The nearest large towns are Montauban to the south & Cahors to the north, both approx 40 mins drive.

There are Riding Stables just down the road, an easy short walk away

Also 4 cycles available at the house for clients use.

 

In all, a great place from which the explore, and an ideal property for families or couples.

 

PROPERTY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enjoy the total peace and tranquility, combined with uninterrupted views for miles ... AND MILES !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you are looking for a total feeling of calm, then THIS IS the property for you.

An impressive, large 'Maison de Maitre' (formerly the old Presbytery). Set within a tiny hamlet (with only a couple of houses, a church & cemetery), the house sits behind the church itself and offers total privacy.

(The church is rarely used: Only on All Saints Day & on special request by those born in the Parish for weddings etc.) and the bells are silent on all other occasions.

There is unlimited parking outside by the church, under the shade.

WIFI

 

This beautiful family house has 5 bedrooms in total, with the added advantage of flexible bed set up, ie ALL have super king size beds, some can be converted to twins - see below for fuller details

 

 

INTERNALLY

GROUND FLOOR - LARGE FAMILY ROOM consisting of

OPEN LOUNGE : with large wood burner and ancient stone chimney. Soft seating for 8 persons & Flat screen TV with free to view channels.

To the far end of the lounge, there is a wooden table & 4 chairs for casual coffee or can be used as an Office area, tucked slightly away from the general kitchen area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FULLY FITTED KITCHEN : long work surface, freestanding Aga-style cooking unit (5 gas rings and large over under), microwave, under counter fridge and slimline dish washer and sink. There is a further tall fridge/freezer and washing machine in the Utility room, together with a 'Pulley maid'-style, drop ceiling clothes airer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEPARATE UTILITY ROOM with washing machines & tall up-right fridge/freezer.

 

DINING AREA : Large wooden table & chairs for 8 persons.

 

SEPARATE CLOAKROOM : with WC & sink

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

An ADDITIONAL SEPARATE LOGGIA / DINING AREA, adjoining the FAMILY ROOM & POOL with a further large wooden dining table & 8 chairs, open at the front - and with direct access to the pool (there is a waist-height screen if required, to stop young children passing this point).

 

 

 

FIRST FLOOR

In all 5 BEDROOMS - simply furnished, most with their own double wardrobes. If you are fortunate enough to have a front room, you will have the same outstanding views out across the countryside.

Ideal for families as there is a lot of flexibility in bed set up, ie ALL bedrooms have king size beds, some of which can be converted to 2 x twin beds (see below)

 

BEDROOM I - Super king size bed (180cms), or 2 twin beds

BEDROOM II - Super king size bed (180cms)

BEDROOM III - MASTER BEDROOM with Super king size bed (180cms), plus ENSUITE BATHROOM.

BEDROOM IV : Super king size bed (180cms) or 2 twin beds

BEDROOM V : 2 x twin beds

 

 

 

 

BATHROOM I - FAMILY BATHROOM

Twin wash hand basin, large fully enclosed glass shower cubicle (2m x 1m)

SEPERATE WC

 

ENSUITE BATHROOM II ( to Master Bedroom III) : WC, wash hand basin, bath with shower attachment and glass shower screen.

 

 

 

EXTERNALLY :

PRIVATE POOL : Kidney shaped pool 11m with steps into, and FENCED for child security (there is access from either the garden or from the Loggia)

A terraced area around the pool allows you to sunbathe & relax , also a POOL SOLAR SHOWER & pool-side WC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GARDEN

The garden offers all you need to relax and enjoy the huge, uninterrupted views for 180 degrees.

The first section (16m x 8m) is a front terrace running the width of the house and set out to loungers, parasols and the external dining table for eating al fresco. A Gas BBQ is also supplied.

A slightly raised, independent area alongside is where you will find the TABLE TENNIS

This continues on to a lawned paddock adjoining, where you can play Badminton.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ACTIVITIES : These include -

WALKING - There are several lovely country walks from the property in all directions, including the 20-min walk through the forest to the local Auberge for supper.

CYCLING - 4 adult bikes are available for clients use. Please satisfy yourselves as to the road worthiness of these.

HORSE RIDING - the stables are located just down the road (1 km. an easy, short walking distance away)

BADMINTON & TABLE TENNIS - are provided at the house.

There are many other activities available within this region - please see our 'Location' & 'General Information' sections for more details.

 

FACILITIES:

  • PRIVATE POOL - 11 m with steps, SOLAR SHOWER & WC (Fenced for child security)
  • TABLE TENNIS, BADMINTON, BICYCLES on site
  • Bicycles (4 adult bikes for client use - please satisfy yourselves as to their road worthiness)
  • WALKING DISTANCE or short drive to nearby village with bars, restaurants, bakery, Chemist etc.
  • 20 min walk to Auberge restaurant for supper
  • Horse riding stables 1km - an easy walk / cycle away
  • Gardens with Uninterrupted views for miles
  • 5 BEDROOMS with very versatile bed set up - All with super king size beds or twin beds.
  • WIFI
  • Local staff nearby to help & assist during your stay, if in need.
  • A great place from which to explore!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We have some extra photographs of this property
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AVAILABILITY AND PRICES

Week commencing:

Saturday2 June 2018 - part booked
Saturday9 June 2018 - booked
Saturday16 June 2018 - booked
Saturday23 June 2018 - booked
Saturday30 June 2018 - part booked
Saturday7 July 2018 - booked
Saturday14 July 2018 - booked
Saturday21 July 2018 - booked
Saturday28 July 2018 - booked
Saturday4 August 2018 - booked
Saturday11 August 2018 - booked
Saturday18 August 2018 - booked
Saturday25 August 2018 - booked
Saturday1 September 2018 - booked
Saturday8 September 2018 - booked
Saturday15 September 2018 - part booked
Saturday22 September 2018 - part booked

 

See our page Getting Here for details of possible savings on your travel costs

If you wish to make a booking for any of the available dates above please email us and we will confirm that a reservation is held for you and request that you complete the booking form and send the deposit direct to us.

Tel: +44 (0) 779 22 99 818

Email: enquiries@frenchcountryhouses.com