Beautifully renovated farmhouse, ideal for large groups

Sleeps: 16
Bedrooms: 8
Weekly price guide: £1733-£4623
Pool: Yes
Type: Farmhouse
Property Ref: ARA1834

General Description

A beautifully renovated farmhouse set in five acres of grounds with superb views, the farmhouse is an ideal holiday home for large groups and an idyllic venue for weddings and special celebrations. A large pool, spacious summer salon and swooping views make this location pure bliss. Book the farmhouse and the lodge together for a big family gathering. Spanning the main farmhouse and the one-story lodge are bedrooms that can sleep 16. This is the perfect place for a large family holiday in Gascony. Renovations to the property were completed in 2009 and the landscaping has now been completed with a beautiful old lime tree and an Italianate garden at the front of the house. The large pool with a panoramic view, a games room with ping pong and a tennis court are some of the pristine new additions to the estate.

Accommodation Facilities

Bedrooms: The well-executed mix of old and new continues into the bedrooms, which are situated in two wings. They are nicely proportioned and unobtrusive. One has armchairs in front of a fireplace, and others have their original wooden floors. All of the bedrooms have white walls and a lot of natural light.

- 1 large master bedroom with double bed and en-suite bathroom.
- 3 bedrooms with twin beds and a wash basin that share a bathroom.
- 1 bedroom with twin beds and an en-suite shower.
- 1 large bedroom with double bed, a wash basin and access to a downstairs bathroom, also used for the swimming pool.
Bathrooms: En-suites and shared bathrooms.
Kitchen: The generous downstairs area includes a fully fitted kitchen with an American fridge, a dining room with pine tables and chairs and a spacious summer salon – leading to a barbecue space – dominated by a wooden mezzanine with views of the beautiful fields.

Living Rooms: Large dining room a wood burning fire.
Substantial sitting room with open fire.
Summer salon and mezzanine balcony, which look out to a 12 metre swimming pool.
Other Rooms: Lodge

The lodge is a barn conversion located just below the pool, a few a steps from the main house. From the terrace there are splendid views with the Pyrenees visible in certain conditions.
- Fully fitted kitchen in an open plan dining/sitting area.
- Two bedrooms with ensuite showers.
- 1 twin bedded room.
- 1 double bedroom.
- Under floor heating.
Linen/Cleaning/Towels etc: Fully serviced, including fresh linen and towels.
Outside: The house is set in five acres of landscaped grounds with a garden at the front.
Large barbecue area with lovely views (gas fired barbecue).
The swimming pool is situated outside the summer salon with views to the south and west. The pool is protected by an electric cover.
An all-weather tennis court is situated just up from the swimming pool.

Additional notes (if any): Other facilities
- Pool, table tennis and table football in the summer salon.
- Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
- Downstairs loo.
- At least one bedroom & bathroom accessible for wheelchairs.

If you require any of the following, please enquire at time of booking:
Maid service/extra cleaning
Local day-trips or tours
Airport pick-up/drop-off
Babysitting service
Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge

Terms & Conditions
Security deposit £600. This is paid prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage inspection.
Energy costs included
Linen & towels included.
Pets allowed (but not on beds).
Changeover day Saturday.
End of stay cleaning included in price.
Insurance - It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.

Local Area / Activities

The farmhouse is situated in the heart of the beautiful Gascony countryside, surrounded by old bastide towns. Using this property as your base, you will find lots to do in the local area. Food: The region is renowned for food, particularly foie gras and speciality duck dishes. Wine and Armagnac: the house is located in the main region for Armagnac, so there are plenty of opportunities for wine and Armganac tasting at excellent local vineyards. Walking: Guests will find fantastic walking in the beautiful countryside around the farmhouse, and there are many old bastide villages to explore. Larressingle, Fourcès, Montréal and Condom are close by. Sports: Golf, tennis, horse-riding, pelote (a traditional Basque racket game) and fishing are all within easy reach. Culture: The local area is rich in chateaux, antique fairs, jazz and classical music and there are a variety of local fêtes in the summer months. Shopping: All the main services are less than ten minutes by car. Bordeaux and the Pyrenees are about a two hours' drive. There are markets each day of the week in local towns. You will need a car for the duration of your stay. There are various ways to reach the farmhouse: - By road: approximately 10 hours drive from Calais. - By plane/drive: Flights to Bordeaux, Toulouse, Pau or Perigueux. - By train/drive: TGV Trains to Agen.

Price Guide

These prices are a guideline only, please use the calendar at the top of the page to search availability and prices for specific weeks. Then you have the option to book the property online.

Low Season: £1733
High Season: £4623

Key Features

  • Swimming pool
  • Tennis court on site
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV
  • English satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Fire / Stove
  • BBQ
  • Cot available
  • Close to local amenities
  • Walk to village
  • Wheelchair friendly
  • Suitable for young children
  • Pets considered
  • Tennis nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby


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