|Property type||chateau / country house|
|Minimum Stay||2 - 7 nights|
This 13th century hamlet offers accommodation in 4 properties set in its own private grounds of 9 acres of lawn, mature trees, private 12 meter heated pool and 2 meter high Laural Hedge.
There are facilities for everybody to eat together Inside or
Outside under large canvas parasols,overlooking the gardens and pool or
inside in one of the manor with there oak beams and large stone fire-places.
All properties are fully modernized and fully fitted so each party group can be independent.
Originally built by English soldiers in the 13th century, this unique and distinctive property is the perfect place to relax or to celebrate in private and unspoilt setting..
To the rear of the property is a bridle way, which meanders through meadows and woods to the village of Lauzun.
About a Mile up the road is the pretty hill top village of Lalandusse, which still has a bar-restaurant.
There is a new supper market, 10 min away. And a variety of local vine-yards about 3 min away
Eating together, the banquet and the barbecue.: In the grand Manoir with its large open stone fire and large oak beams we have table and chairs for 30, people to eat together, outside on the terrace overlooking the garden and pool we table and chairs for 40.
Pool security and heating: We have found alarm systems unreliable so we have installed the latest and best security system available.
Turn the key and the pool is completely covered ,and securely closed by a electrically operated roll on cover made of PVC slat which can support 100kgs.
Turn the key again and the pool automatically opens.
The pool is always warm no matter what the weather. For 6 months of the year.
Heated by a top of the range heat exchange unit ( works like a fridge but in reverse) which is out of sight behind the pool house.
From sunny Huddersfield, worked at David Brown Tractors,
Moved to sunny southampton; made cardboard Boxes;
Worked in london as graphic designer 20 years.7 days a week.
Swappped pencil for trowel, and renovated 13th century Hamlet in France; The rest is history.
Robert Sorrell purchased this chateau / country house in 2000
Love of labour and a labour of love.Its a really beautiful place.
Historic beautifuly set, surrounded by mature trees and fields of sunflowers;
When I was looking to buy a property,there was a trailer parked at the gate with my surname on;( Karmic or clever estate agent?)
15 mins from the airport. totally secluded and private;
Inbetween two famous bastide towns with shopes or restaurants;
Lots of places to visit or things to do,
Or as most people do soak up the beautiful surrounding , the sun and local wine around the pool;
Nestled between the Bastide towns of Eymet and Castillonnes, Lalandusse is on the borders of the Dordogne and Lot et Garonne set in the middle of the medieval Bastide towns of Eymet, Castillonnes and Issegac. To the north is the Fairy tale castle of Monbazillac overlooking Bergerac, famous for its cuisine and wine, as appreciated by 'Cyrano de Bergerac'. The airport is just 15 min away.
The property is secluded in its own grounds with a 3 meter high hedge. Surrounded by farms and vineyards,but only 10 min to the local supermarket,
All local towns have market days, and most have some special events throughout the summer, we supply books with all local events and activities from 'Parc en ciel' (Adventure park in the trees) to Castles and canoing.
Other Activities: Bike hire can be arranged
Golf: There are 4 local golf courses, three 18 hole and one 9 hole.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Aug 30 2014 - Jul 4 2015
2 night minimum stay
Jul 5 2015 - Aug 29 2015
7 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||£750|
Prices are for up to 18 people, additional guests 200 Euro per person per week. Babies (under 2 yr old) go free. 3 yr old 50% Discount.
20% deposit is required when booking and balance paid 2 months prior to arrival.
Properties must be left as found, cleaning can be arranged 250 euros
Changeover days are Saturdays, arriving after 4 in the afternoon, and departure before 10 in the morning.
20% Payable with reservation, balance payable 2 months prior to arrival.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.