Beautifully renovated period farmouse with heated pool.

Sleeps: 7
Bedrooms: 3
Weekly price guide: €820-€1600
Pool: Yes
Type: Farmhouse
Property Ref: LAS1305

General Description

Lascombes is a beautifully renovated period farmhouse situated just 3 km from the small market town of Meyssac and 4 km from Collonges-la-Rouge. Dating back to 1636, it has a private courtyard, heated pool & is packed with original features while offering all modern conveniences. Throughout the house you will find exposed stones, beams, and orginal features such as the stone sink and tiny alcoves cut into the stone walls which were used for storing salt, herbs and bread.

Accommodation Facilities

Bedrooms: 3 bedrooms, 2 located on the ground floor.
Bedroom 1 has a large double bed
Bedroom 3 has twin beds which can be turned into a double bed on request, so easily adaptable for guests both young and old.
On the first floor, leading off the main area to the rear of the house is the third bedroom with twin beds which can easily be transformed to a double, and en-suite shower room with sink and WC.
Bathrooms: The large family bathroom has both a bath and walk in shower, as well as WC and sink unit.
1 en-suite shower room with toilet.
Kitchen: The fitted kitchen is fully equipped with gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher and fridge freezer, with breakfast bar- while the dining area comfortably seats 6.
Living Rooms: Large open plan living/dining/kitchen area. The living area is around the original fireplace with woodburning stove, and is comfortably furnished with large sofa and armchair. There is satellite TV, DVD and CD player, as well as a selection of books and games for all ages. The fitted kitchen is fully equipped with gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher and fridge freezer, with breakfast bar- while the dining area comfortably seats 6.
Other Rooms: Steps lead down to the laundry room and rear entrance of the house. A handmade oak staircase leads up to the first floor.
Games room.

Linen/Cleaning/Towels etc: Linen provided
Outside: The large garden above the house looks out over the countryside, and incorporates a 9 by 4.5 metre heated swimming pool with Roman end protected by a security cover. Both the beautiful pool terrace and the courtyard in front of the house have plenty of garden furniture both for sunbathing and al fresco dining. Next to the house there is a small barn, the upper area of which is accessible from the garden and has been converted into a games room with table tennis table. There is a badminton net set up in the garden
Additional notes (if any): Prices are per week, inclusive of linen, water, electricity and gas. We reserve the right to levy a surcharge if you require central heating or firewood (*except over Christmas/New year when cost of heating is included).
Babysitting, welcome hamper, cook and maid service are available on request.

Local Area / Activities

Lascombes is just 3km from the village of Meyssac where you will find 3 boulangeries, 2 butchers, a small supermarket, twice weekly market, cafés and restuarants. Just beyond Meyssac is the beautiful Collonges la Rouge. Brive la Gaillarde is 20km away, and the airport is a 25 minute drive. Our Dordogne Holiday Homes are all within 20km of our own home at Fleuret, 3km from the mediaeval village of Curemonte and 30km from Brive-la-Gaillarde. All our properties are found in the southern tip of the department of the Correze, close to both the Dordogne and Lot, we are the perfect base to discover this beautiful region of France, while also relaxing and enjoying the comforts of home. Our nearest main town is Brive la Gaillarde, but you may also know Martel, St Céré, Bretenoux, Beaulieu sur Dordogne, Rocamadour and Sarlat- all of which within easy reach of our properties. A comfortable days drive from the main channel ports, driving time from Le Havre is around 7 hours and Calais 8 hours. Reaching us by air gets easier every year as airlines expand their routes. Brive airport is just 30 minutes from most of our properties and offers services to London City Airport with CityJet. We can organise airport transfers from Brive airport- although we do recommend you have a car during your stay. There are also daily flights to Paris and in the summer Cityjet offer a service to Amsterdam and Ryanair to Maastricht. Other routes and airlines operate into Limoges (1hour 30 minutes drive), Bergerac (1 hour 50 minutes) Bordeaux (2 hours) and Toulouse (2 hours). If you enjoy traveling by train, Brive is just 4 hours from Paris-Austerlitz, which coupled with the new eurostar service from London St Pancreas to Paris Gare du Nord means you can travel from London to Brive in around 7 hours.

Price Guide

These prices are a guideline only, please enquire for prices for specific weeks.

Low Season: €820
High Season: €1600

Payment accepted in €'s or £'s, cheque, bank transfer or credit card. Please note, although we do not surcharge deposit payments, we are obliged to surcharge final payments made by credit card by 1.5%

Contact Information

Phone Number: +33 555840647
Mobile Number: +33 610504744

Key Features

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


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