Charming Rural Gite in Moustiers, Haute Vienne, Limousin

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  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4
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Bedrooms: 1

Bathrooms: 1

Sleeps: 4

Type: Cottage

Charming Rural Gite in Moustiers, Haute Vienne, Limousin

This beautifully renovated cottage, surrounded by farmland, it's a perfect location for a relaxing holiday away from the hustle, bustle and pollution of modern day life. The hamlet was originally a monastery settlement, alas only the monastery farm now exists. A mobile shop comes regularly to the hamlet and there is an excellent bar/restaurant in the village of Verneuil Moustiers, which is 2km away. The nearest general store, boulangerie, pharmacy and tabac are at Lussac les Eglises 7km. The smallholding in run in an environmentally friendly fashion, we re-using and recycling everything and are aiming for self-sufficiency. Guests are asked to ...Read more

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Charming Rural Gite in Moustiers, Haute Vienne, Limousin
Argentat sur Dordogne, Limousin, France

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The Gîte is a beautifully renovated 1 bedroom cottage, it sleeps 2/4 persons. It has a large bedroom with a seated area, kitchen, dining and sitting room area, with a bed settee, bathroom and separate WC. It has its own fenced and furnished garden with a barbecue.

It is surrounded by farmland and is the perfect location for a relaxing holiday away from the hustle, bustle and pollution of modern day life. The benefits are vast, you can sit out in the evening and appreciate the wonders of rural living. The sunsets are stunning and the skies at night are clear and full of stars. There is no light pollution to spoil this magical spectacle of the night sky. You can wander the lanes and tracks that surround the Gîte and obtain the full benefit of this beautiful part of France.

We are situated in the North West of the Limousin on the border between the Haute Vienne (Limousin) and the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes). We have easy access to all the Limousin Departments of Haute Vienne, Creuse and Corrèze and also the Vienne which is part of the Poitou-Charentes Region. If what you love is nature then you will love the Limousin and Poitou-Charentes regions.

This area is known as Frances equivalent of the British Lake District, it is a beautiful and un-spoilt part of France, with an ever-changing landscape. This area is also known for its sheep and Limousin cattle and in season you will find orchards full of cherries, apples and many other fruits. The rivers and lakes also teem with fish and are home to a huge variety of wild life.

Markets are held in all the local villages each week and the main regional market at Les Herolles is held on the 29th of each month. It is reported that Les Herolles is the largest market in France.

Marked walking and cycling routes surround us and we have all the local maps, which we are happy to loan to interested parties. Walking and cycling route maps can also be acquired from the tourist offices free of charge.

A mobile shop comes regularly to the hamlet and there is an excellent bar/restaurant in our commune village of Verneuil Moustiers. The smallholding in run in an environmentally friendly fashion, we re-use and recycle everything and are aiming for self-sufficiency.

In the winter, when heating is required, there is a large wood burning stove. The price of wood and other electric heating is included in the winter price. Seasonal vegetables and chicken and duck eggs can be purchased from us. We also provide a meal on arrival if you require it and we are happy to purchase basic provisions to start you off when you arrive.

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