'Peyrebos' (stone and wood) is a self-catering gite which borders the Lot river and lies in the heartland of the Cahors vineyards some 3km south of the market town of Prayssac and 30km west of Cahors.
The delightful converted and spacious traditional 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, stone gite is double glazed and has electric central heating. It sleeps up to six people, including use of one of the lounge sofas which converts to a comfortable double bed.
Stunning views of the river Lot make it an excellent location for fishing, birdwatchers or artists (or just the perfect place for relaxing in the sunshine). It provides an ideal base for exploring the history, the beautiful countryside, the chateaux, the prehistoric caves and the gastronomy of this lovely department.
The gite, which is situated in the grounds of our stone and brick house (owners on site), adjoins a lovely old barn and has access via a wide gently sloping path to the secluded riverbank and river. The riverbank area is mainly grassed with some flower beds and trees and is perfect for peaceful sunbathing and relaxing.
Accommodation in the gîte is arranged as follows and is suitable for 4 - 6 people.
Kitchen – the modern, open plan built-in kitchen is fully equipped with crockery, cutlery, pots & pans, microwave oven, fridge, gas hob, electric oven, kettle, coffee maker etc.
The dining room – has panoramic windows giving stunning views of the river & garden. It includes a feature stone wall and wood beamed ceiling. The pine table seats 6 comfortably and a door leads to the balcony overlooking the river.
Bedroom – the downstairs twin bedroom has views to the garden, an en-suite shower room with basin & low level wc as well as an adjacent wardrobe closet.
Additional – there is a further low level ground floor wc, washing machine & ironing facilities and a walk-in larder with a fridge/freezer.
Lounge – boasts panoramic windows giving stunning views of the river and garden. It is a large room with feature stone wall and beamed ceiling. It has 2 sofa’s (one of which converts to a comfortable double bed) and an office area. There is a tv (english satellite plus french channels), radio, cd player, dvd players, and wi-fi. There is also a selection of board games and books. A door leads to a small balcony which is a veritable sun trap with wonderful views.
Bedroom - the main bedroom has a double bed with a beamed ceiling and a ceiling fan. It overlooks the garden; and includes an en-suite bathroom, with bath and over shower, wash basin and a low level wc. There is a walk-in clothes closet and a separate dressing room.
The property has its own covered patio and balcony (overlooking the river), and its own garden area with both sunny and shaded parts. There is garden furniture, including chairs and table, loungers, a barbecue and outside lighting.
Guests also have shared use with the owners of the wooded areas, field and the riverbank for swimming, canoeing or fishing (permit required).
The gite and main house are enclosed by a fence. The owners have a one year old female Labrador cross who is very gentle and friendly.