La Ferme is a three bedroom, two bathroom farmhouse full of beams and exposed stone walls.
The farmhouse ( with great WIFI reception throughout ) was built in the 17th century and was constructed with stone sourced from the neighbouring chateau when it was partly demolished for tax reasons.
Every room has heavily beamed ceilings and elements of exposed stone. With a southerly aspect the house is sunny, light and airy and has the most beautiful covered balcony with table, chairs and twinkly lights. Down the stone steps from the balcony is the large terrace area with views to die for, stretching over the pool and large gardens to the Dordogne valley and beyond. In fact the furthest point we have identified on the skyline is 37 kms away.
The lounge is full of character with a huge fireplace and wood burner. There are are wooden floors, deep comfortable sofas and a flat screen TV with a large selection of English and French channels available. There is also a computer desk / work station.
The vast kitchen / diner is fully equipped with everything you may need including a dish washer, washing machine, fridge, freezer, microwave, oven, hob, etc etc and plenty of worktop area for food preparation.. The family dinning table easily seats six and gives you plenty of room to enjoy a feast. Folding kitchen doors lead onto a covered terrace area with table and chairs and is the perfect place to sit and enjoy a morning coffee in the sun or an afternoon tipple in the shade.
Bedroom one , which has an en-suite, has dual aspect windows allowing plenty of light to flow through the room. There is a large bed, beamed ceilings and exposed stone window reveals.
Bedroom two, which is a double aspect room, has twin single beds a beamed ceiling, wooden floor, an exposed stone window surround and wooden floors.
Bedroom three which is equal in size to bedroom two also has a dual aspect and a single bed, beamed ceilings wooden floor and exposed stone window reveal.
The house has been fully renovated with all the modern facilities you may need for a relaxing, enjoyable holiday. The furnishings are sumptuous and of high quality and the beds are large and comfortable ensuring you of a good nights sleep. Close the shutters at night and you will loose complete track of time.
The large chlorine free pool is heated by the means of solar power and is perfectly sited to maximise the sunshine and views across the garden and valley.. The garden is 10,000m2 with plenty of hidden corners, shady trees, and room to run around.
La Ferme de La Tour is an ensemble of beautiful old farm buildings dating back to the 16th century. Overlooking 2 1/2 acres of parkland, are five impeccably presented cottages / barn conversions, and a large chlorine free heated swimming pool. High on a hill, at the top of a valley, we are surrounded by magnificent countryside, a network of pretty footpaths and a neighbouring historical château. The breathtaking valley views, gardens and huge skies will overwhelm you with a feeling of peace and tranquillity disturbed only by the abundance of wildlife and the occasional distant tractor. The pool, which is bathed in sunshine from dawn to dusk, is perfectly sited to maximise the views of the Dordogne valley.
WIFI is available throughout, with boosters in each gite, ensuring a good reception no matter where you are..........
On site activities include a trampoline, table tennis, boules, badminton, football net and swings..
We welcome families and couples alike, however due to the terrain and stairs our premises are not suitable for the elderly or infirm.
Friendly but unobtrusive owners live on site..Get the full listing »