La Balade au Bois (8 Beds) 16-20 people Details

A truly beautiful and HISTORIC STONE FARMHOUSE and TOBACCO BARN, part of which dates from the 16th century.  This EXPERTLY RESTORED HOUSE AND BARN have everything to make your stay in the Dordogne both fabulous and memorable with their fully equipped breakfast kitchens, fantastic sitting rooms ‘salle cathedrale’ which are open to the rafters and lovely patios with swimming pool and rural views - just perfect for a glass of wine or a relaxed lunch with family and friends…  Both houses have WIFI throughout.

Both Le Chataignier(main farmhouse) and Le Noyer (Tobacco Barn) give our holiday makers access to an old authentic farmhouse with all its historical features but with the comfort and amenities of a modern,stylish home and all this in a location which is calm and peaceful but yet close to all the Dordogne's most famous sites and activities:- the Medieval town of Sarlat, Le Chateau de Castelnaud, Canooing on the Dordogne, Tree Top Climbing ....are all just a short drive away!

La Balade au Bois with its two lovely buildings has its own private garden with a wonderful barbecue area and outdoor eating space around the large heated pool. 

Main Farmhouse - Le Chataignier - (Size: 190 m²) this beautiful house offers you:

On the Groundfloor  (Underfloor heating and tiled floors):

  • Entrance – with doorbell and guest toilet
  • Second Entrance – with cupboards and access to the Utility Room
  • Utility room with washer, dryer, ironing equipment, a second large frige/freezer, sink unit, boiler, Hairdryer
  • Bedroom  1 (en suite) : King size bed (150cm), bedside cabinets, chest of drawers, large wardrobes with mirror, lamps, French door leading to the garden terrasse.
  • En Suite Bathroom : a spa bath, Walk-in shower, double vanity unit with cupboards, toilet, bidet and heated towel rail
  • Bedroom 2- Full size (adult) Bunk beds, bedside cabinet, wardrobe with drawers
  • House WC

First Floor  (wooden stairs with handrail)- Underfloor heating/tiled floors

  • Living Space- very beautifully decorated, very light with lots of windows on all sides, old wooden beams, rafters and stone has been left exposed
  • Sitting Room with three sofas, one pouf, coffee table, side tables, lamps, flat screen television with programmes in French and English.  There is an old Inglenook stone fireplace (‘locally known as a ‘cantou’) and the room is open to the rafters.  The Dining Room is in this same space and has a lovely large oval table with 8 dining chairs. A Raised Terrace leads from the sitting room and overlooks the pool and surrounding countryside- it is fully equipped with dining and lounge furniture plus barbecue. 
  • Kitchen : separate breakfast kitchen with large limestone table & 6 chairs, Smeg cooking range (electric oven and gas hob), extractor fan, integrated fridge/freezer, microwave, sink unir, cupboards and shelves, toaster, Nespresso coffee machine, kettle.  Outside a small raised terrace
  • Bedroom 3  (en suite) :  King size bed (150cm), built-in wardrobe, chest of drawers, chairs, lamps
    Bathroom :
    a bath with shower over & shower screen, double vanity unit, WC, heated towel rail

Second Floor (wooden staircase, part hand rail) radiators & wood flooring

  • Bedroom 4  Double bed (135cm), single bed, bed side cabinets, wardrobe, small sofa, 2 windows, open to the rafters, stone wall (this room can be a twin)
  • Bedroom 5 – (Free-standing Slipper Bath & Vanity Unit in the bedroom)– Super King bed (180cm), bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers, armchair, 2 windows and open to the rafters, stone wall., mirror, (NB This room can be made up as a twin)
  • Bathroom – Corner bath with shower over and shower screen, vanity unit, WC, heated towel rail, mirror- Between Bedrooms 4 and 5

 

The Tobacco Barn- Le Noyer -(Size: 110 m²) this beautiful house offers you:

On the Groundfloor  (Tiled floors)

Entrance – open plan with doorbell and guest toilet

Bedroom  1 (en suite) : King size Four poster bed (150cm), bedside cabinets, chest of drawers, wardrobe, lamps, armchair, French door leading to the garden. Exposed beams

En Suite Shower Room : Walk-in shower, double vanity unit with cupboards, toilet, and heated towel rail

Sitting Room with two sofas, two armchairs, coffee table, side tables, lamps, flat screen television.  Wood-burning stove and the room is open to the rafters.  The Dining Room is in this same space and has a lovely large table with 8 dining chairs. A Terrace leads from the sitting room and overlooks the pool and surrounding countryside- it is fully equipped with dining and lounge furniture. 

Kitchen : partially separate open plan breakfast kitchen with breakfast bar and stools, integrated electric cooker and ceramic hob, extractor fan, integrated fridge/freezer, microwave, sink unit, integrated dishwasher, cupboards and shelves, toaster, Nespresso coffee machine, kettle. 

Utility room with washer, dryer, ironing equipment, boiler

 

Second Floor (wooden staircase, hand rail & wood flooring)

  • Bedroom 2  (en suite) :  King size bed (150cm), bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers, chairs, lamps.  Open to the rafters with exposed beams
    En-Suite Bathroom :
    Walk-in shower, vanity unit, WC, heated towel rail, mirror
     
    Bedroom 3  (en-suite)– Super King bed (180cm), bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers, chair, stone wall, mirror, hairdryer. Open to the rafters & exposed beams
    En-Suite Shower Room –a bath with shower over & shower screen, double vanity unit, WC, heated towel rail

EXTRA Z-BEDS & TWO COTS ARE AVAILABLE TO BE PLACED IN THE BEDROOMS AS REQUIRED 

THERE IS ALSO A SPRUNG DOUBLE SOFA BED IN THE BARN

 

Outside

  • Private patio and terrace
  • In addition there are large gardens with flower shrubs, trees and grass area for ball games. 
  • Private Swimming Pool:  11m x 5m  Roman steps. Heated by heat exchange pump and with a motorised cover. 
  • Swimming Pool Surround is tiled and complete with loungers, tables and parasols
  • Poolhouse 12m x 4m with summer kitchen and sitting room, stone BBQ, fridge with freezer compartment, rattan sofa sets
  • Car Parking.
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