Holiday home in France
La Borie du Four is a farmhouse from 1823, consisting of two houses with a total of 9 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. The houses each have their own private terrace and the interior is decorated in french country style. The central courtyard has four buildings on each side: a house on the eastside, a house on the south side, an open garage for 3 cars and a gym/sauna room on the west side and on the north side a beautifull stone building in which we store all kinds of games, like a pooltable, a tabletennistable and a washing machine and dryer.
The house 'La Figue' has a cosy livingroom with a fully equipped open kitchen and a huge openfireplace. On the groundfloor is a double bedroom, a showerroom, a separate toilet and in the corridor an area for a dishwasher and a washing machine. On the first floor we have three double bedrooms (two with an extra single bed), a single bedroom and a bathroom with bath and toilet.
'La Figue' is also for rent as a single house in the months of may/june and september/october.
The house 'La Chataigne' is the totally renovated original farmhouse. On the groundfloor a a lovely living area with again a huge open fire place and a fully equipped kitchen with a Falcon cooker with three ovens. The terrace on the south runs alongside the whole house. On the groundfloor are two double bedrooms and two showerrooms with a toilet. On the second floor you will find two double bedrooms (one with an extra bed and a babybed) with two connecting showerrooms with a toilet.
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- Suitable for large groups
- Safe for small children
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Vegetable garden
- Pets welcome
- High chair
- Hair dryer
- With swimming pool
- Heated pool
- Private pool
La Borie du Four can be reached via a hardly used countrylane and is located far away from busy roads. The house is surrounded by 25 acres of wood and grassland; ideal for children with all the possibilities to play.
Although located in the 'middle of nowhere', the bastidetown of Villefranche du Perigord is only 4 km away. Here you will find two bakery's (fresh bread every day, even on sunday!), two butchers, two little supermarkets, a delicatessshop, a coffeeshop, a jewelry, a newspapershop, cafe's, a touristoffice, a pharmacie and a GP office.
- Meadows and woodland
Restaurants, food & wine
The Dordogne is famous for its local produce like foie gras, duck, mushrooms, hazlenuts, walnuts, chestnuts and off course truffles. The vinyards of the Cahors are only 30 km away along the river Lot and the area for Bergerac wines is only a little hour drive. You can visit the local wineries and taste their products. Every village has its own marketday where you can enjoy all kinds of food and handicrafts. In the local restaurants it is a delight to lunch on marketday like the french do, with a local menu and a glass of wine..
On the premises you will find a vegetablegarden and an orchard. All the available herbs, vegetables and fruits are for our guests to enjoy. When you are lucky to be in the right season you can pick your own raspberries, strawberries, prunes, figues, hazelnuts, apples etc. Little deer are a frequent guest in the field on the border of the woods.
The little middleaged village of Besse with its beautifull 11 century church is only 3 km away.
The larger village of Villefranche du Perigord, only 4 km in the other direction, still has an old open markethall.
Our house is located on the very south border of the Dordogne, only a few km away from the Lot. In the area you will find romantic castles, quiet villages, the rivers Dordogne and Lot, which you can explore in your canoe. There are caves with medieval rockpaintings and archeological sites. In the area you can play golf, bike around on the quiet little roads or explore the area on horseback or from a hotairballoon.
The peacefullness, quietness and darkness at night around the house are in itself an amazing experience.
Ideal for the lover of peace and quiet in the middle of nature.
- Near hiking trails
- Near ATB trails
- Near riding
- Flying and gliding
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Additional price info and offers
Highseason: Christmas, july and august. In this season only the total complex is for rent.
Halfseason: june and september. Only the house La Figue for rent for 2 -8 person.
Lowseason: may and october. Only the house La Figue for rent for 2-8 person.
Cleaning fee, Towels, Bed linen
- Safety deposit € 500.00
Availability of 'La Borie du Four'
Ineke Steup has last updated the calendar on 15 Jan 2019