Beautiful, tranquil C17th chartreuse set in 184 acres.
Weekly price guide: £6950-£11771
Property Ref: CHA1912
This is a beautiful, tranquil 17th century chateau set in a 184 acre estate in the heart of the Dordogne. It is considered locally to be the most important building of its kind in the whole of the Perigord region and sits in a wooded valley with extensive gardens, a heated swimming pool and a lake. The chateau has recently been returned to its former glory with many original features, including stone and marble fire surrounds and elegant wall panelling. It is able to accommodate up to 20 guests in both the main house and the beautifully converted barn. There are 10 bedrooms in total, 6 in the main house and 4 in the Barn. Included in the price is a 2 hourly cleaning service each weekday morning.
|Bedrooms:||The Main House
Ground floor: a twin bedroom
First floor: 4 double bedrooms (one ensuite with shower) and a twin room.
Ground floor: 1 twin bedroom with dressing room, ensuite bathroom with bath and shower.
First floor: master bedroom with 2 ensuite showers, 1 double with ensuite shower and a twin room with ensuite shower room.
All bedrooms have air conditioning for those hot summer nights
|Bathrooms:||The Main House
2nd floor: 2 double bathrooms with baths and showers
Bathrooms have Villeroy and Boch fittings, many with under floor heating
|Kitchen:||The Main House
Fully equipped kitchen
A huge open plan kitchen/living/dining space.
|Living Rooms:||The Main House
Sitting room with a bar.
Open plan living/dining space and there is also an extensive mezzanine area with a large and comfortable reading and relaxing area.
|Other Rooms:||Utility and laundry room.
|Linen/Cleaning/Towels etc:||Linen and towels provided.|
|Outside:||The Main House
Outside is a pretty stone kitchen terrace next to a lovely herb garden. Formal lawns and a rose garden with a gravel path lead to a wooden bridge over the river Manaurie, which runs through the centre of the gardens. A pergola draped in wisteria covers the barbecue area with table and chairs for outside dining. This area also has the fire pit surrounded by brick banquettes ideal for after dinner relaxing. A large heated swimming pool with safety cover, a terrace with loungers and a pool house is set discreetly between the Barn and the Main House.
Outside space at the Barn is a small breakfast terrace and spacious formal gardens with fruit trees, rose garden, fruit and vegetable gardens and lawns overlooking the lake.
|Additional notes (if any):||Our manager lives in the grounds of the property and is on hand for any questions you may have whether it be about the chateau or the local area. This is, of course, a completely free service which will allow you to be even more relaxed and rested.
A welcome hamper is included in the price. This will contain your basic first night, first morning needs including tea, coffee, sugar, milk, cereal, butter, jam, bread, biscuits, cheese, cold meats and wine of the region. All rates include linen and a 2 hourly cleaning service each weekday morning.
Please enquire at time of booking if you require any of the following:
Supplementary services that are offered at additional cost are: Continental breakfast delivered each morning. Other meals can be catered for if requested and sufficient notice is given.
Terms & Conditions
Security deposit £2000.
Energy costs included.
Pets not allowed.
End of stay cleaning included, if the property is left in a reasonable state.
Smoking allowed outdoors only.
Other Ts and Cs Pool heating: £200 charge
A full list of terms and conditions specific to the property will be sent to you on booking.