We spent a delightful month at the pretty Dovecote looking for a property to buy in the beautiful Dordogne. The charming building is set on the courtyard of the lovely manor house, alongside barns and other cottages. We found it well appointed with everything we needed for our long stay. Our hosts, Richard and Luisa were lovely, friendly and helpful and were able to provide a fund of information to aid us in our quest for our own little bit of heaven in South West France.
The main bedroom in the former pigeon loft has a fascinating array of room timbers and stone nesting places. Both bedrooms are prettily furnished with painted furniture , wicker and linen covered chairs. After long days out visiting houses for sale we appreciated relaxing with a glass of wine on the sunny private patio that comes with the Dovecote, at our own temporary home from home. A stroll down to the end of the garden to the large swimming pool was also a great diversion from viewing houses... more