le fenil - Dordogne - Sleeps 2

One bedroom cottage, shared pool in the regional natural reserve 

  • le fenil exterior
  • Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Sitting/dining room
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Bedroom
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  • Sitting/dining room
  • Garden and Grounds
le fenil in Dordogne, a cottage in Dordogne and Lot: le fenil exterior

Lovely peaceful Cottage in Pretty Gardens with Pool in a Nature Reserve

Lovely peaceful cottage, tastefully decorated in extensive, pretty gardens with a shared swimming pool.
Dating from about 1835 "Le Fenil" is situated in an extremely quiet hamlet in the northern part of the Dordogne. The proprietor speaks Dutch, French and English.

The Fenil Cottage is detached and has its own private garden, where it's nice to relax and enjoy a barbeque or alfresco meal. It is the only property available for rent here.

The interior is on two levels and comprises:
- groundfloor - open plan living room with a fully equipped kitchen
- upstairs - one double-bedroom with en suite shower, toilet & washing machine,

The superb salt water outdoor pool, shared with the proprietor, is 10m x 5m, surrounded by a wooden deck, flowering garden shrubs and a variety of trees, with loungers, deck-chairs and garden umbrellas. You will be welcome to use any of the garden area.
We also have secure bicycle storage facilities - together with wet-weather drying facility.

Nearby "Le Fenil" are many places, markets and buildings of interest to visit, including Brantôme, Aubeterre, Périgueux etc. Also within 30 min driving there is a full range of restaurants.

The Area

The nearest important town is Nontron 15 km away, official centre of the "Périgord Vert, an area of natural beauty.
There are several supermarkets, bars and restaurants. On Saturdays, there is a typical and colourful market, where you can buy local fresh products.

Brantôme, about 30 minutes drive is a beautifull old town,,that has been called “Venice of the Dordogne” .A large part of the town is encircled by the river Dronne, where is nice walking along the river’s edge or hire a canoe.The town has medieval and renaissance buildings, including an ancient abbey carved into the cliff.

Also nearby is the town of Piégut-Pluviers. Every Wednesday, one of the largest markets in the region is held here: you can buy fresh local products, local crafts, antiques and household goods.

The area is rich in prehistoric remains. There are numerous dolmens. The decorated caves of Teyjat and "Grotte de Villars" are nearby. There are many beautiful Romanesque Churches in the vicinity.
The area has extensive way-marked walking footpaths. Throughout the Dordogne/Périgord area there is additional walking, birdwatching; wild flowers; sweet chestnut forests; rock climbing at Paussac and an enjoyable cycling area.

Golf, tennis and fishing are all reasonably close at hand and you can walk or cycle for miles . A day out can take you deep into the Dordogne through a changing and stunning landscape of woods and valleys crossed by rivers guarded by towering feudal châteaux, ancient towns and villages built of honey coloured stone .

The Dordogne is an international centre of prehistory.
There is so much to discover, such as 1200 castles, caves, numerous Romanesque churches, vineyards, baronies and old cities.

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 5 years

le fenil Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

  • 1 Double Bedroom

  • Outdoor Pool

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

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • Books
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Terrace / patio

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Caving
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (outdoor pool)
  • Canoeing
7 night(s) · 13 June 2020
Key Property Details
Property Name le fenil
Reference 253995
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Reviews 1 Add a Review
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le fenil in Dordogne

Nearest Townnontron - 15 kms (approx)
Nearest Airportlimoges - More than 30 kms (approx)
Nearest Ferry Portle havre - More than 30 kms (approx)

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