L'Herminette - Dordogne - Sleeps 4

15th Century cottage with shared pool in stunning setting 

  • L'Herminette exterior
  • Kitchen
  • Terrace
  • Lounge
  • Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Shower Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Nearby Attraction
  • Beach
  • Terrace
  • L'Herminette exterior
  • Nearby Attraction
  • Swimming Pool
L'Herminette in Dordogne, a gite in Dordogne and Lot: L'Herminette exterior

Delightful character cottage, 2 bedrooms, WiFi UK TV and large pool

We would like you to enjoy this very good value for money gite which which has many period features including traditional fireplace with wood burner, stone work, oak beams and chestnut flooring. There is a lovely decked area - a great place to walk out onto to enjoy breakfast or a bbq as the sun goes down.

The ground floor is a spacious open plan living area with comfortable furnishings. UK TV, DVD and Wi-Fi provided, plus books, games and DVDs - ideal for a family holiday. There is a fully fitted kitchen area with gas cooker, fridge and microwave, large farmhouse dining table and benches.

On the first floor there is a double bedroom with wardrobe and dressing table, and a twin bedroom with 2 single beds, chest of drawers and hanging space. Bathroom with roomy shower. All bed linen included.

The woodburner creates a lovely cosy atmosphere for out of season breaks.

Private terraces, pool terraces, garden tables, chairs and umbrellas and BBQs. We have mountain bikes for the more active!. The shared 10m x 5m swimming pool has roman steps and sun loungers, and is safety fenced.

Walking and mountain biking trails start on our doorstep and there are also lakes for fishing and nearby golf courses. Four adult and two children's bikes are available for guests use, and the quiet roads are perfect for road cycling.

There are 2 beautiful leisure lakes close by; Saint Estephe has a lovely walk around the waters edge, a beach and restaurants, free canoeing, and free parking. Ideal for families.

The village of St Barthelemy De Bussiere is within walking distance or a 1 minute drive, and has a good value, child friendly, regional restaurant with a set meal for 15 euros.

Nearby Piegut has a famous Wednesday market, and is 5 minutes by car. In the summer, there are Tuesday night producers markets in the nearby villages of Champniers and Saint Mathieu in the village squares. These have proved very popular with our guests - often described as a taste of French family life and one of the highlights of their holiday. There are also many restaurants close by, offering locally produced food.

Piegut has banks, restaurants, bakers, supermarket and a post office. Nontron is a larger town with several supermarkets and a wide range of shops and a swimming pool and leisure centre.The beautiful town of Brantome is 30 minutes away. Limoges, Angouleme and Perigueux are 45 minutes away.

Further afield, well worth a visit are Oradour Sur Glane - a village left as a WW"memorial and St Jean De Cole one of the loveliest villages in France, Brantome and Bourdielles are both beautiful, and are connected by the river Dronne - sightseeing along with a canoe trip between the two is a great day out.

This is a perfect place to simply wind down and relax.

Our nearest airport is Limoges which is 45 minutes by car. Bergerac and Bordeaux can be reached within 2 hours. We are in the region of 7 1/2 hours from Calais or 6 hours from Caen.

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 16 years

L'Herminette Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • 1 Twin Bedroom

  • Outdoor Pool

  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Terrace / patio

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Theatre
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • Water Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
7 night(s) · 28 October 2020
Key Property Details
Property Name L'Herminette
Reference 15328A
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Reviews 2 Add a Review
Owner's Website www.lagrangeetable.com
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L'Herminette in Dordogne

Nearest TownPiegut - 6 kms (approx)
Nearest AirportLimoges - More than 30 kms (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortCalais - More than 30 kms (approx)

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