|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
The house was built in 1934, in an Art-Deco style and has just been fully restored. There are five large double bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms. The house is built on four levels. The ground-basement level has a garage, wine cellar, laundry room and storage fridge. The first floor has a marble entrance leading into a very grand and adjoining livingroom and dinningroom. There is parquet flooring, period fireplaces, wood pannelling on the walls and ceilings, lovely furniture and a fully equiped kitchen. The second floor has three beautiful large double bedrooms with timber floors and fireplaces, two of which share a large ensuite. There is also another large bathroom on this floor. The top floor has two double bedrooms, one of which is very large and has an ensuite bathroom, this room also has two campbeds and seating area. There is a wonderful mature and enclosed garden to the rear with a new 10m swimming pool and a shaded area for outdoor dinning.
Special interest holidays:
The area surrounding Terrasson is full of wonderful nature,cultural and sporting day excursions. Some of the most dramatic countryside in France is to be found here. Two examples of which would be, the exquiste Chateau Hautefort with its fine gardens or the Grottes de Lascaux with their 2000 year old cave drawings-both of which are less than an hours drive from the house.
There is also
One can explore the numerous beautiful small towns and villages such as Montignac, La Buge, Les Eyzies or Sarlat-all about one hours drive away. Alternatively,one could simply wander around the mountains,forests, rivers and lakes…get beautifully lost and have a very very long picnic.
Bordeaux - 90 mins
Limoges - 80 mins
Perigueux - 50 mins
Bergerac - 90 mins
Brive - 30 mins
Toulouse - 120 mins
Aer Lingus >>
Air France >>
Bordeaux - 120 mins
Paris - 4 hours
Toulouse - 120 mins
Bordeaux -90 mins
(via new A89 motorway)
Paris - 5 hours
Cherbourg and Le Harve-8-10 hours
Terrasson-La-Villedieu is without doubt one of the Dordogne s hidden treasures. It is situated less than two hours east of Bordeaux and one hour south of Limoges. Terrasson is on the river Vezere.
The house is a pleasant stroll from the charming old part of town,some of which dates back to the 13th century. One can wander up through the cobbled streets,past fountains and small squares to arrive at the magnificent cathedral on the hill, overlooking the entire area.
Terrasson has a wonderful range of restaurants,cafes and bars. It is internationally famous for its sculpture garden, Les Jardins des L’imaginaire.
It has a large farmers market every thursday which sells everything from organic fruit,vegetables and meat to clothes and antiques. On the other side of the river,the new part of town which is merely 200 years old, one can find everything else one may need, such as
-Public park with playground
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$425|
30% booking deposit to make reservation and balance due one month before arrival.A fully refundable 400 euro damage deposit is given to housekeeper in cash on arrival and returned on departure.
Saturday and non flexible during high season-may to sept