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Dordogne Delight

  • Lionheart House in its own walled grounds next to an ancient chapel
    Lionheart House in its own walled grounds next to an ancient chapel
    Lionheart House in its own walled grounds next to an ancient chapel
    The large loggia with seating and dining areas
    Large atmospheric kitchen with table, sofa and antique armoire
    The view from the garden
    The view from the  master bedroom
    Property description
    Thiviers
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    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Lionheart House is a beautiful stone built property, elegant, refined and characterful, with wooden beams, high ceilings, flagstone floors, and antique furniture. There are large living areas and four bedrooms with two modern modern bathrooms, downstairs toilet and a fully equipped kitchen.
    A unique detached residence with fully enclosed walled gardens, Lionheart House has a pergola, loggia, and a summer swimming pool. There are many exterior terraces with relaxing views over the green rolling country side and forests of the Dordogne. It is scenically located next to an ancient chapel and church (no bells!) in a small quiet French village.

    This ancient property has been refurbished in recent years to produce a characterful but modern family holiday home with an outdoor table tennis table...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Children's Pool
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    With Oak beams, exposed stonework, flagstone floors and antique furniture, the house retains its original 1868 character, but your comfort is assured as the property has been modernised to 21st Century standards.

    Inside this characterful home is an extremely large family kitchen with a large kitchen table and all new modern appliances including a dishwasher. There are 2 fridge freezers to ensure the coldness of your food and drinks in the heat of the summer! There is also a sofa.

    In the Salon (sitting room) there are 3 sofas and various easy chairs. There is a satellite television with English channels (BBC1-5, ITV 1-4 and Channel 4), a video/DVD player with many books, DVD's, Videos and Board games provided.

    Upstairs the floors are carpeted to additional comfort for the bedroo...
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    Listing #HL16910 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Limoges: 37.3 mi
    Fly to Limoges airport in the North, about 55 mins drive time.
    Fly to Bergerac airport in the South, about 75 mins drive time.
    Fly to Bordeaux airport in the West, about 130 mins drive time.
    Take your own car and drive... we suggest Speedferries.com for your fast crossing across the Channnel, Dover/Boulogne.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
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Katza1967
Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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Lionheart House was a great location for my family. The house itself is in a beautiful hamlet about 5 km from the local market town of Thiviers. The house was built in the mid 1800s and retains many of the features of a period property while still providing travellers with the comforts required by modern living. The local area had a lot of tourist attractions such as caves, chateaux and beautiful towns to keep us busy during the day and the Sky TV channels, books and videos took care of the evenings quite nicely. The local Plan D'eau was absolutely gorgeous for a swim and was not too busy even on the hottest day of the week. more

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Speaks English, French
Listed since : Oct 2006
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
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