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Isabelle de la Fourtonie

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french, spanish

New: La Grande Metairie, domain of La Fourtonie near Bergerac - la métairie

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Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Perigord Pourpre Cottage Rental Photos and Description

A preserved site on 50 acres of woods and meadows. swimming pool

Welcome at the domain of La Fourtonie,

When time stands still.

'Overlooking the Monclar forest, there where ends the vastness wild woody of Black Périgord, where suddenly succeeded him, at lost view the wine country that our ancients called' land of fire ', the Fourtonie, former vineyard in the heart of a natural park of 50

hectares, offers you capacities (accommodation for 2 to 40 people) and receiving for wedding, birthday or private ceremonies (150 to 200 seats).

The domain includes the eighteenth century buildings harmoniously arranged on either side of a triple porch 'that can be called if not a triumphal arch, at least monumental arch' (from The Book of Périgord Chartreuses ).

Important common which were wine storehouses, renovated for reception and lodging (La Closerie (5-7 people) face at 'la Chartreuse' (12-14 people). Following the former wine storehouse, a Dovecote (2 persons) on which to lean the Orangerie. Together, these buildings occupies two sides of a courtyard, the terrace is lined of wooded horizon.

La Métairie is located at 2 minutes to walk, surrounded by flower meadows, accommodates for 15 people.

You can walk, relax at the pool, play tennis, or sit in the evening under the lime trees and enjoy of the magnificent sunset over the valley ...

The park is a nature reserve declared 'resettlement area for flora and fauna' for more than half a century.

Rabelais, author of Garguantua liked to stay at the Fourtonie in the company of Bishop Geoffroy d'Estissac, cousin of the Lord of Fourtonie. He appreciated the elegance and comfort places and probably the sense of hospitality of the region and its hosts.

You are ideally placed to visit the famous local vineyards (such as Monbazillac and st Emilion), prehistoric caves of Peche Merle, Les Eyzies and Lascaux, spectacular Rocamadour and many historic chateaux, castle and mediaval towns- Sarlat, Monpzzir and Monflanquin of the Dordogne.

The whole area is rich in history, full of fascinationg places to discover and visit, yet still a peacefull farming community producing fruit and vegetebal, wines and cheeses, as well as other gastronomic spécialities, such as foie gras.

For more active, play golf (at chateau des Vigiers, Castelnaud and at chateau les Merles), go horse riding (at Manoir du grand vignoble) paragliding, canoing on the Dordogne or go flying, ULM or parachute jumping from Bergerac airport.

Lembras, the local village, provides the basic necessities («croissant», bread and good wine). There are nulmerous local restaurants.

In Bergerac, you will find all the facilities required whilst on holiday : banks, hypermarkets as well as traditional open markets selling the local produce.

More Details

Details for la métairie 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, 2 Bathrooms, 3 half bathrooms

The Domain of Fourtonie, Chartreuse of eighteenth century is located at 10 mins of Bergerac in the Dordogne, in the heart of the Purple Perigord. It occupies a secluded and envious position on a hill, enjoying a magnificent view over the valley, in 50 acres of woods and meadows completly private.You can walk, relax at the pool, play tennis, or sit in the evening under the lime trees and enjoy of the magnificent sunset over the valley ... La Grande Metairie (260m2 12/14 people), fully renovated combines the authenticity of the stone walls, the tiled in terracotta and the elegance of the 'Toile de Jouy'. Ideal for two or three families, each with two to three children. The mezzanine area is a little gap, access through a corridor ensures the tranquility of children and their parents. The Métairie is located two minutes walk from the castle (pool and tennis) You can also book the Closerie and Dovecote (total capacity of 6/8 people). In this case you can enjoy exclusive sports facilities (tennis and swimming). The Fourtonie awaits you, filled with simplicity and elegance, places where one likes to receive and share a lot of 'tiny moments of happiness' with family or friends. Accomodation La Metairie accommodates 14 people, 3 large bedrooms and a mezzanine area with a dormitory and a ground floor (room game library) ideal for children. It also includes two bathrooms with toilet and a separate toilet, a large open kitchen, a large living room and a dining room. In the mezzanine delors all rooms are ground floor with sometimes differing levels (one or two steps). The Métairie was completely renovated in 2011 and all appliances are new. Very spacious. The farmhouse is completly surrounded by meadow. Very tranquil. Of the 50 or so hectares, some 10 hectares are used th harvest hay in july. There is also another property available to rent «l’annexe du Chai» a lovely cottage for 4/5 people a lovely views on a fields and a stone typical «pigeonnier» and closer the former wine storehouse. Bed linen and bath towel are provided. Accomodation comprises 3 double bedrooms (2 with double bed of 140 and one with a double bed 160). A lounge with a double sofa bed (180). Space (for children or teenagers) with a 'mezzanine' with 7 singles and a ground floor with a double bed (width 120 cm) and a library. 2 bathrooms (both with bath and one with shower over). The kitchen is fully equipped with large fridge / freezer, dishwasher, oven, electric hob 4 burner induction, and play 'laundry' in the washer and dryer. La Grande Metairie has central heating Internet access via your smartphone (excellent 3G coverage) or WIFI.
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Isabelle de la Fourtonie (Owner)
Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french, spanish

Reviews

1 traveler review

la métairie
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Séjour hivernal très agréable

  • 5 of 5

Gite très agréable en pleine nature. Très confort et très équipé ! Nous vous conseillons cet endroit !

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
10 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
90 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Spending an unforgettable stay in the Dordogne, in the field of Fourtonie, in a house full of charm, nestled in an area of 50 hectares on a hill, surrounded by woods and meadows. Enjoy the peace assured, the pool, its tennis courts and a magnificent view of the valley. Taste the Perigord truffles and foie gras, visit its famous vineyards, stroll along the Dordogne, browse the Gabares. Enjoy the bustle of the city of Bergerac. And its many pubs, the remains of the old town center and its pedestrian, his tobacco museum restaurants, the local farmers market.

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Rates & Availability

Lembras Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
haute saison
Jul 8 2016 - Aug 29 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,515
 
 
moyenne saison
Aug 30 2016 - Oct 28 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,307
 
 
basse saison
Oct 31 2016 - Dec 16 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,977
 
 
noel
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 25 2016
3 night minimum stay
$1,661
Flat fee
 
 
Vacances noel
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,471
 
 
8mai
May 5 2017 - May 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,757
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,307
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $549

acompte à la réservation 30%

caution 500€

Solde du paiement 6 semaine avant le séjour
Des réductions sont possibles à partir de deux semaines de location
Forfait charges inclus : Electricité 603 kw et Eau 10m3. Surconsommation en eau et électricité à votre charge : respectivement 2,5€/m3 et 0,17€/.kw.

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Amenities

Perigord Pourpre Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 260 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 15 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Salle de bains 1 - toilet , tub
    Salle de bains 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    WC - toilet
    WC - toilet
    WC - toilet
    - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Chambre 1 - 1 queen
    Chambre 5 - 7 twin/ single , mezzanine
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Salle de jeux - 1 twin/ single , RDC Mezzanine
  • All rooms have direct access to the outside overlooking the meadow. The rooms are spacious, stonework wall and toile de Jouy. One room has a large fireplace. Cots are available as well as high chairs. you can see the plan of the house on our website www.lafourtonie.com
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Communal Tennis Court
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Terrace
  • 14 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The pool is shared with the owners. Size 14m x 6 m. The domain also has a tennis court and table tennis. Near the area you can go horse riding, golf, canoeing ... Internet access via your smartphone (excellent 3G coverage) or WIFI from the main house (housing owners) or from the terrace

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