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Traditional Farmhouse With Heated Pool And Unspoilt Rural Views - The Lodge (Sleeps 6, 3 Bedrooms)

Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights



The Lodge (Sleeps 6, 3 Bedrooms)

The large living room has a beautiful beamed ceiling and a wood burner set in a large stone fireplace. There are library shelves either side of the fireplace with more than enough reading material for a relaxing stay. The dining room has a large oak antique table with plenty of seating for all guests. There is a separate well-equipped traditional farmhouse kitchen with dishwasher and microwave and a further table for breakfasting at. French doors open from the kitchen onto an alfresco eating area with far reaching views over the forest and distant hills.

Upstairs are 3 good sized bedrooms with high ceilings and antique white-washed beams. The rooms are furnished in a mixture of antique and contemporary items for a really cosy and relaxing ambience.

There is a family bathroom as well as an additional shower room.

Both houses share a utility room with washer and tumble dryer.

There is a quality CD player as well as TV, DVD and satellite to receive all the regular UK stations.

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About the property


Le Puy offers totally tranquility and is set in the middle of our private 500 acre private estate. The Farmhouse and Lodge share a large newly fitted pool with sun-deck, fitness center (with wi-fi and pool table) and the exclusive use of the entire estate. Each house has its own outside area with BBQ and great views over the woods and hills of the Limousin. The local village is a 5 minute drive away for the morning croissant run, with a great selection of restaurants within easy reach. Lake Vassiviere is a 10 minute drive away offering water sports and beaches for swimming. We have an abundance of wildlife for you to see, as well as over 10km of paths to explore, without leaving the estate. So whether you just want to chill by the pool or get out and about, Le Puy is the perfect place for your holiday. The houses have been been tastefully refurnished and feature beamed ceilings, big open fireplaces and bags of character. We've fitted the houses with a mix of new and antique furniture to create a comfortable but stylish base for your holiday. Because we've got kids ourself, we've geared things up for families, with high chairs, toys and all the other bits you need to keep everyone happy.

Martin Webb
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 11, 2017

About Martin Webb

We've had Le Puy since 2005. The place was a real wreck then but we've loved bringing the place back to life since then. We still live in the UK running a restaurant business in Sussex, but would love to move to France full-time when the kids are bigger.

Martin Webb purchased this farmhouse in 2005

Why Martin Webb chose Saint-Junien-la-Bregère

Le Puy is all about nature. From the stunning views to the buzzards flying overhead and the stags wandering through our forest, it's all about getting in tune with a slower pace of life. We've also made the houses comfortable, well-equipped an easy to relax in. Everything you need is to hand and the kids will love it too. Having said that, you won't feel isolated with British TV and WiFi to keep you up to date with goings on if you need them. The area around Le Puy is also really beautiful - forest clad hills, lakes, rivers and sleepy authentic villages. One of the best things is the amazing pool which has fantastic views over the surrounding countryside - it's heated and really big, so great fun for all the family.

What makes this farmhouse unique

The views from the pool are extraordinary - you can see for miles without any intrusion from the modern world. We've also got loads of nature all around - birds, bats, trees, flowers and everything else.

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
Please see our website for full details.

Changeover Day:
Saturday from 3pm. House to be vacated by 10am.

Notes on prices:
The price includes everything you need apart from logs for the fire and heating should you want it on. We do the cleaning - all we ask is that you leave the place tidy when you leave.


Saint-Junien-la-Bregère Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • All the bedrooms are light and bright and have great views to the front of the house. We have extra single beds to help make sleeping arrangements more flexible.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 8 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Outside: Each of the properties has it's own distinct and private outside area for barbecuing or alfresco dining. The large pool (7x12m) is solar heated and shared. The grounds of the properties are one of the major reasons for going there and feature over 500-acres of private deer estate for you to explore with over 12km of private trails through woods and pastures. Deers, mouflon goats, sheep, ducks, hens, buzzards, the selection of animals to spot is amazing!


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The Lodge (Sleeps 6, 3 Bedrooms)
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Outstanding accommodation with stunning scenery

  • 5 of 5

This is our fifth visit to Le Puy and we never tire of it's beauty and unspoilt location. We have high standards and the cleanliness of the properties is exceptional. The presence of on-site caretakers who speak English fluently is an asset for any information or help. The Lac de Vassiviere with man-made beach and restaurants is clean and well maintained and is loved by our kids and only 15 minutes away! There is a variety of restaurants to choose from in nearby villages however we tend to favour cooking on the bbq and watching the sun go down over the picturesque horizon with a glass of wine. We have simply fallen in love with Le Puy!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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I can't explain in words how magical it was

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't fault the accommodation , a true country French farm house with spectacular views and we actually saw some stags due to the guy "Ludo " who looks after the estate took us for a tour , breath-taking the kids will never forget this experience !

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
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Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Peyrat Le Chateau
Nearest Ferry
450 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
16 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
120 Kilometres
Mont Dore
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Lake Vasivierre
Car: necessary


The beaches of Lake Vassiviere are a 15 minute drive away. The lake is one of the largest in France and has some large sandy beaches and a range of water sports, walks and restaurants. There is a gallery and sculpture park at the lake.


Limoges airport is an hours drive away. Driving time from Calais is around 7 hours or 6.5 hours from Dieppe.


The local village is 5km away, with shops and restaurants. The nearest supermarket is 12km away.

Further Details:

Several interesting towns nearby with local markets, restaurants and ancient buildings. Horse riding is available locally.


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