This superbly renovated ‘Longère’ has two guest gites and a detached guardian’s cottage and is within walking distance of one the Dordogne’s prettiest villages, Lovingly refurbished over the last 17 y
This superbly renovated ‘Longère’ has two guest gites and a detached guardian’s cottage and is within walking distance of one the Dordogne’s prettiest villages, Lovingly refurbished over the last 17 years, this wonderful property features superb kitchens and bathrooms, as well as underfloor heating and climate control. The principal Manor house: Dating to the early 1800s, this home has an airy kitchen and spacious entertaining areas on the ground floor. On the second floor there are four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a shower room and two WCs, Gites: One three bedroom and one two bedroom gite, ideal for guests or staff accommodation. Each has one shower-room and kitchen, and is similar in quality and style to the manor house, Currently used as a live-in guardian’s cottage, a further detached dwelling has two bedrooms and a shower room. The stunning swimming pool complex features an indoor 12 x 5m heated pool, surrounded by double-glazed sliding doors. A huge games room is ideal for keeping families entertained, and a gym offers a space to exercise. The electronic gates with video security lead to the estate’s driveway. The grounds of 9.5 hectares (23.5 acres) are mostly pasture, with a few trees. Ideal for horses, there is plenty of space to build shelters or stables. The lawns surrounding the manor house are served by a sprinkler system. The local village, which has pretty boutiques, bars and restaurants and a weekly market is a short five minute walk away. One of the regions best bi-lingual schools - offering both the French curriculum and English iGCSEs - is just twenty minutes away. The airport at Bergerac is only 15 minutes by car, and Bordeaux airport 1 hour 45 minutes.