Holiday Rental Country House La Coutancie Dordorgne France

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La Coutancie
Luxury Holiday Rental
2 / 9 bedrooms
Sleeps from 4 to 20 with 3 cots                                                        
                                 
We would like you to stay in our honey coloured Perigourdine Country House set within the Dordogne,  very close to the Charente department.
Close by are idylic towns and hamlets like Angouleme, Auberterre, Brantome, Riberac, Saint Sevarin, and Villebois-Lavalette, Verteillac with shops, restaurants, river beaches and many more exciting places to visit.

This property offers you the luxuriousness of a magnificent house set within the Dordogne countryside all designed for an unforgettable French Holiday. Whether you are looking for your annual holiday, romantic getaway, a family gathering or to celebrate a special event this house will be perfect. We promise a truly relaxing, re-energizing and memorable holiday, discover the tranquil charm of the Dordogne set within the South West of France.

This exceptional property is set in five acres of private land enhanced with large areas of lawns and meadows surrounded with mature oak, popular, walnut and a variety of wonderful fruit trees.
Making it perfect place for outdoor living whilst appreciating the spectacular panoramic views of the valley while offering seclusion and tranquility. The large private swimming pool is ideal for those long hot sunny days.
The house and gardens are beautifully backed with a patchwork of fields filled with maize, walnut groves and sunflowers. .

This wonderful house is built over 3 levels of living and entertaining space, the main living area consists of a large living room with period features, wooden floors, and beamed ceiling this is highlighted with a magnificent large marble open fireplace with log burner adding warmth for those beautiful magical winter nights, central heating throughout. There is UK satellite TV with Free sat recorder, solid oak furniture, table and chairs for dinning, and three large sofas.
This large living room opens onto three sides of the house, with gardens and a large terrace looking onto the Swimming pool and over the valley.

The kitchen is well stocked and opens onto the same balcony as the living room which makes it a perfect place for dining and entertaining for that fantastic alfresco living day or night. Or simply relaxing with a nice glass of French wine looking over the valley with its ever changing colours or watching the sun go down with its amazing sunsets.

There are two large king size bedrooms, one with a balcony overlooking the Swimming pool and valley, the other room has patio doors leading onto the terrace, front garden and children’s play area. There is a large family bathroom and separate toilet on this level, this floor is ideal for a small group.

The top floor offers five bedrooms; the master bedroom has sofa, TV and spectacular views of the surrounding gardens. The large family room has a double bed and large sofa bed which can be a single or pulled down into a double. Two large double bedrooms, and lastly a twin room, two large shower rooms cots can be added if required.
The bedrooms are all beautifully decorated with memory foam mattresses with high quality linen and towels. Each bedroom has clock radios with I-Pods docking station, Idapt charger units to charge most mobile phones and other electronic devices.

The lower ground opens onto a large area containing a 33ft x 18ft Swimming pool with sun loungers, parasols and dining areas. This floor offers a further two bedrooms, one king size room the other room has three single beds. Large kitchen, bathroom, family dining room with bar, TV room which is great for playing games with a large TV, video , DVD player and music centre, a large selection of videos and books all for your enjoyment. The games room has a full size pool table and darts board.

Further outside details.
The large grassed area has badminton, basket ball, and football nets. The children’s play area has swings, trampolines and a selection of other toys for young and older children.
We offer a range of cycles, golf clubs, croquet set, darts, table tennis full size pool table and French boules.
Children can safely entertain themselves with the facilities in the house and grounds while you the adults can relax.

Places to Visit.
We have provided lots of information at the house on places to visit.
Sight seeing in the Dordogne can easily be explored with a plethora of caves, fairy tale chateaux, and medieval towns and villages that are picturesque.  
Nearest town is Verteillac just 10 minutes away with an excellent bakery open every day through the summer, butcher, general store, bank with 24hr ATM , post office, newsagent, lively cafes and several good restaurants, including a pizza takeaway tobacconist, hairdresser and a tourist information centre.
There is also a medical centre with an English-speaking doctor and dentist all set around a beautiful cobble stoned square and 19th century church.
This lovely area is also a haven for walkers, cyclist’s bird watchers and artists.

There are so many idyllic beautiful little hamlets and towns to visit around La Coutancie, the likes of Angouleme, Auberterre with its monolithic (subterranean) church, open air restaurants and river beach.
Brantome, better  known as the Venice of the Dordogne.  A  charming  medieval  town  between the arms of the river Dronne with its ancient monastery, grotto and canoeing on the river.
Riberac  with its wonderful Friday market, Saint Severin and Villeboris-Lavalette with its old wooden covered market that dates back to the 16th century.

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