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Stunning 300 year old farmhouse with large (16*8m) private pool and grounds

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, with large private grounds and pool (16M*7M)

The traditional stone-built farmhouse stands in its own private grounds of over 1 acre, and comes complete with its own large enclosed private swimming pool (16*7M). Close to the historic town of Bergerac, on the edge of Pecharmant vineyards, it is a prime base from which to visit all the touristic places of interest in the Dordogne as well as the Percharmant, Monbazillac and Bordeaux vineyards.

Le Cireysou has been renovated in a manner that provides all the comforts of modern life yet retains the original charm and character of the original 300 year old farm building.

The farmhouse stands at the end of a quiet country lane with little to disturb you other than the nearby cows and occasional tractor.

The house itself stands in its own grounds with lots of trees and grass for the children to explore and a wonderfully large swimming pool sufficient for the most ardent swimmer or sun lounger!

Grounds & Swimming pool: The house is surrounded by local farmers fields providing a very peaceful and relaxing environment rich in wildlife. The grounds around the house cover 6000m2 so there is plenty of space to play games (football, cricket, table tennis etc.) on the grass or to lie under one of the many trees.

The swimming pool is 16m long by 7m wide and ranges from 1-2m deep which makes it a very large and enjoyable pool in which to swim. Fully surrounded with decking on all 4 sides. Situated approx 6m from the house the pool area is completely enclosed and private with a patio area and covered terrace with table tennis table. To prevent any allergies we have chosen a water treatment without chlorine which is provided through a salt machine system. We are environmental friendly and we only use organic pest killers (where absolutely necessary) and no weed killers.

Wine Tasting & 'Cuisine Perigourdine': Le Cireysou lies at the crossroads of the Bergerac, Monbazillac and Pecharmant vineyards. Pecharmant is the most prestigious Bergerac Appellation Controlee and is fast becoming a sort after wine. If you prefer sweet wine, then head straight to the vineyards of Monbazilliac. A visit to the famous Chateau Monbazilliac is an absolute must and maybe you can even combine it with one of their summer concerts. Locals will be happy to explain the vinification process and show you their cellars which have been in their family for generations and maintained with great love and care. You are also only 1 hour away from the stunningly picturesque medieval village of Saint-Emilion and within easy access of many other famous Bordeaux vineyards.

Do not forget to enjoy the famous “Cuisine Perigourdine” making the most of the region's duck population - the 'foie gras' is to die for! 'Magret' is also excellent on the BBQ! We can recommend local producers if you wish.

Dordogne touristic attractions : The property is situated close to the Dordogne river. You can follow the river up to Sarlat (60 minutes) and visit some beautiful places enroute: Beynac & Cazenac, Domme and its ramparts, La Roque Gageac and Sarlat itself.

Some outstanding features at Le Cireysou!

- high ceilings with wooden beams in the traditional Perigoudine architecture

- a large outdoor shaded terrace with view of the garden and swimming pool

- large grounds with various tree species, ideal to play cricket, football or just relax under

- very large pool with salt water to reduce the risk of allergies and the impact on the environment

- the pool is surrounded by a composite wood decking, made out of min 60% recycled wood fibers and low impact polypropylene.

- the house is furnished in a traditional way with old Perigourdine furniture

- large fireplace in the living room where stories used to be told

- above the living room, there is a spacious mezzanine where the tobacco leaves used to dry, to read, rest or watch television

- a stunning stone external staircase leads to what used to be the kitchen, now a large bedroom with an 'oeil de boeuf' (round window) above the old stone sink. Food was cooked in the large fireplace.

- the house has now been fitted with a large kitchen with breakfast bar separating a dining area from the preparation area.

- the kitchen has terracotta tiles on the floor which have been made locally and were the traditional flooring in Perigord.

- we have equipped the house with robust outdoor furniture made from Indian teak, so that you can enjoy and relax in a luxury environment.

- a large outdoor permanent BBQ has been fitted for you to combine gourmet French food and outdoor life. In the long summer evenings it is nice to sit and relax around an aperitif on the terrace whilst the meat is cooking.

- A special wine barrel to stand around a glass of wine

- the bedrooms are large with their original wooden floor and wooden beams.

- we are very environmentally conscious: the house is fully equipped with LED lights, we don't use any pesticide or fertilisers.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
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Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017


Saint-Germain-et-Mons Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Rustic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Family Bathroom - toilet , shower , Large walk-in over head shower
  • Main bathroom has recently been renovated (October 2014) in order to provide a large walk in shower with over head shower - see new pictures on website. In addition the main bedroom comes with ensuite shower, sink and toilet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 'St Estephe' - 1 double , Ensuite with shower room + WC
    Bedroom 'St Emillion' - 1 double , 'Oeil de boeuf' window + large fire place
    Bedroom 'Medoc' - 3 twin/ single
  • There are three separate spacious bedrooms. The first comes with full ensuite. The second double comes with its own feature fireplace, picturesque window and external stone staircase. The third is set up as a childrens room with 3 full size single beds. There is also a large mezzanine area with a sofa bed which can sleep 2 additional persons, ideal for children. For the use of the sofa bed an additional charge of 50 Euros per week is requested. Cot(s) and high chair(s) are available upon request. Please let us know when you make your initial booking. You will find on the premises a full instruction book for the kitchen equipment, pool alarm and useful phone numbers, tips etc.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
The accommodation consists of a large beamed lounge dining room with feature fireplace and relaxing chesterfield sofas seating 10. Two French doors lead directly to the front garden. A fully modernised kitchen with breakfast bar offers all mod cons as well as separate dining area for family dining. French doors lead to the side covered terrace with outdoor dining table and chairs and external . The terrace continues around the rear of the house providing easy access to the extensive private grounds and external BBQ. Stairs lead from the lounge to a large open mezzanine area equipped with additional seating in a relaxing lounge style with sofa seating for reading or watching DVD or listening to music. There is also a traditional style single boat bed and desk, table and bookcase. Moving along the corridor there is access to the three main bedrooms. One double comes with a fully fitted ensuite with shower and toilet. The second double has its own feature fireplace and external stairs


Nearest Airport
9 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Chateux Les Merles
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
100 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Our farmhouse is located in the countryside surrounded by fields and cows! It is an excellent base to visit the main touristic attractions of the Dordogne: Bergerac, Monbazillac, Issigeac, Beynac and Lalinde are a maximum of 20 minutes away, and Sarlat and Domme 45 - 60 minutes. The local village, Mouleydier - stands right on the banks of the Dordogne - has all the traditional French amenities: bakeries, cafes/restaurant, grocers/small supermarket (SPAR), butcher, chemist and medical surgery with physiotherapist, newsagents (with English newspapers), flower shop etc. Thursday is market day.

We recommend you also visit other traditional markets in the surrounding villages: Issigeac, St Eymet, Lalinde and Sarlat etc. A collection of flyers, available at the property will help you choose where and when to go and what to do.

Vineyards existing in every direction - three main appellation. Pechamant (Red), Bergerac (Red, White and Rose) and Monbazilliac (Sweet White).

Other Activities: Canoing, chateux, traditional 'perigourdine' food to discover, wine caves

Golf: There is a golf course and leisure complex in Mouleydier: Chateau 'LES MERLES' offering an 18 hole golf course, tennis courts etc.

Bergerac airport is only a few KM away and flights are offered to:

- Liverpool, East Midlands, Stanstead and Bristol, Brussels-Charleroi (Ryanair)

- Edinburgh, Birmingham, Exeter, Southampton (Flybe)

- Leeds Bradford, Manchester (Jet2)

- Rotterdam (Transavia)

- Paris (Twinjet)


Rates & Availability

Saint-Germain-et-Mons Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2017
May 20 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $32 per night, per additional guest
Early Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $32 per night, per additional guest
Summer 2017
Jul 15 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $32 per night, per additional guest
Indian Summer 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
Autumn 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $32 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning (on arrival) $77.62
Refundable damage deposit $517.45

Linen included up to 6 people - bedding, 1 hand towel and 1 bath towel per person (pool towels are not provided) and 6 tea towels.
Additional cost of £25/person for extra guests includes provision of towels for these guests
The Final cleaning charge of 65£ is payable in € (80 euros) directly to caretaker on arrival
Cots and high chairs are available upon request .
For monthly rates, utilities are charged separately.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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