Romance is not dead! This interesting property is situated in a tiny hamlet on the borders of Dordogne and Haute Vienne in the heart of the Perigord Limousine National Park. The luxurious accommodation offers spacious living areas, beautiful bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, a courtyard garden on the ground floor and additional gardens and terraces around the property. A unique heated swimming pool at first floor level is enclosed within the barn walls but open to the sky above, giving complete seclusion and privacy. A perfect property for couples or family groups.
Why not come and visit Lartimache for a short break - take advantage of the cheap flights offered by Ryanair to Limoges from all over the UK - we can be flexible with your dates.
Accommodation : Ground Floor: Large sitting room with attractive open fireplace, French doors leading out into the courtyard; Well equipped Kitchen/Dining room; Cloakroom; Laundry room with washing machine and extra fridge; Bedroom 5, with en suite shower.
First Floor: Large Spacious landing stretching across the width of the property with sofa and chairs, windows across and French doors at either end leading out onto the 2 terraces and across to the Swimming Pool. From the ballustrades around the terracing you can look down into the courtyard below; 4 Bedrooms, each with en suite bathroom.
Outside: A short driveway leads from the country lane up to the front of the property and cars can be parked by the house. There is a grass and gravelled area to the front providing a play area for children with table tennis and swing.
A doorway leads through to the tiled Courtyard Garden with table, chairs, sun umbrella. French doors lead from here into the house and another door opens onto the back garden. At the back of the property is an enclosed rear garden with terrace, barbecue, table and chairs and grass area. A flight of steps from here leads up through a doorway to the Swimming Pool and terrace at first floor level. The terrace around the pool has sun beds, table, chairs and umbrella. The pool, which is heated, is 8m x 4m x 1.5m deep, and is surrounded by the barn walls to provide a lovely sheltered location and open to the sky above, a unique setting. Gates on either side of the terrace can be closed to make the swimming pool fully secure for children.
How to get there: By Car: Lartimache is an easy drive down the motorways from the channel ports
Our nearest airport is Limoges, just a 40 min drive, check out the Ryanair bargain flights from all over the UK:
Stansted , Bournemouth , Bristol , East Midlands , Edinburgh , Liverpool , Luton .
Flybe to Limoges from: Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle and Southampton.
Ryanair flights also to Bergerac (1.5 hrs)
Easyjet to Bordeaux (2 hrs).
We can be flexible with your arrival dates and the rental is charged on a nightly pro rata basis (min 3 nights).
By train - Eurostar to Paris/TGV to Angouleme or train to Limoges
Eurostar to Lille/TGV to Angouleme/Limoges
Villa Agrippa is situated in the tiny hamlet of Lartimache just 2.5 km from La Chapelle Montbrandeix on the borders of Dordogne and Haute Vienne in the Perigord Limousin National Park - an unspoilt region of rolling wooded countryside interspersed with numerous rivers and leisure lakes.
Local shopping is at Cussac and St Mathieu with the larger centres of Limoges, Angouleme and Perigueux all within an hours drive. Lively markets are held each week at nearby Piegut and Nontron, and there is an excellent choice of local restaurants to suit every budget. - 'Chez Jules' just 5 mins away and 'Hostellerie St Jacques', a gourmet's feast to rival any top London restaurant, a 15 minute drive. The beautiful town of Brantome, the little Venice of France, is a 30 min drive and after exploring the market here you can hire a canoe for a trip down the River Dronne.
Other Activities: Canoeing and kayaking on local lakes or on the rivers at Brantome or Aixe sur Vienne. Fishing in the owner's private 4 Ha lake just 3 km away (carp, tench, gudgeon).
Golf: Golf de la Preze at Montbron is a very interesting course just 30 mins away - www.golfdelapreze.com
Just to the east of Limoges is Golf de la Porcelaine, another lovely course - www.golf-porcelaine.com
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Mar 8 2014 - May 9 2014
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (British Pound) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.