- 4 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Sleeps 10
Description from the owner
Perfect For Families And Friends, or those who like a little more space.
This spacious 4 bedroom Dordogne farmhouse has a large heated pool in a beautiful rural riverside location. Comfortably sleeping 8 adults, plus 2 children, the house has 3 bathrooms - one with large bath. A baby grand piano (in need of work!), real log fire and authentic beams along with a fully equipped kitchen.
Set on the edge of a quiet hamlet, close to Brantôme, with easy access to all the delights of the Dordogne scenery, culture, chateaux, gourmet food and wine, shops and restaurants - the house is close to international airports and only 45 minutes from Périgueux, ...Read more
La Varenne Farmhouse - French Villa & Heated Pool
Nontron, Aquitaine, France
(Property location is approximate)
Additional Location Information
The farmhouse is on the edge of a quiet, rural hamlet in the beautiful Dordogne countryside.
The house and barns are set in a sunny, enclosed courtyard with adjoining (unmanicured!) private gardens, a large heated inground pool, and land going down to the riverbank at the edge of the property.
There are lots of walks/opportunities to explore, and we have woods, a pigeonnier, even a cave used as old wartime hide.
There's off road private parking.
English/French speaking owners close by - we're happy to help plan your stay, give directions, make bookings - please, just ask.
There's a friendly cafe bar with indoor/outdoor seating, pool and billiards within 5 minutes walk - fabulous restaurants, boulangerie, commerce, supermarket only 5 minutes drive.
We have the best of the Dordogne, in beautiful countryside by the River Dronne, close to many tourist attractions:
-St Jean de Cole: 'les plus beaux villages' winner.
-Périgueux: the capital of the Périgord - historic buildings, café culture and gourmet delicacies.
-Brantôme: 'the Venice of the Perigord' with Renaissance Buildings, restaurants, markets, canoeing.
-Oradour-sur-Glane: memorial village.
-Chateaux: at Villars, Bourdeilles, and further afield.
-Grotte de Villars: Stunning caves.
-Golf: Périgueux golf course is 40 minutes away.
-Seaside: Royan is 2 hours drive.
- Limoges - 1 hour
- Bergerac - 1.5 hours
- Bordeaux - 2 hours
- Angoulême - 45 minutes
More About This Location
Nearest train station: Thiviers
Nearest airport: Limoges, 24 miles
Car is essential
Last updated on December 30, 2014
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- Alarm Clock
- Washing Machine
- Linens Provided
- High chair
- Soap/Shampoo Provided
- Central heating
- Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
- Housekeeping Optional
- Hair dryer
- Towels Provided
- Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
- Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Private outdoor pool (heated)
- Shared outdoor pool (heated)
- Ocean or water views
- Stove or Oven
- DVD Player
- Satellite or cable TV
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Swing set or jungle gym
- 8 Dining chairs
- 7 Lounge chairs
- Pet friendly - no
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - ask
- Wheelchair accessible - no