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Gite Signal House, La Barriere, Het Spoorweg Huis

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Saint-Brice-sur-Vienne, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
For rent in France in the Haute Vienne, Limousin, an original signal house for lovers of the French countryside. In the village St Brice sur Vienne (16 miles from Limoges and a 20-minute drive to Limoges airport), you'll find our former railroad house. It is surrounded by woodland and is a 1-minute stroll from the River Vienne, a tributary of the River Loire.

The signal house is privately owned and furnished to the taste of the owners. It can accommodate 4 people in 2 bedrooms, and we do have another small folding single bed available for a small 5th person.

It has a spacious kitchen dining room with cooking facilities and a wood burner. Sofa table and chairs.
Also on the ground floor is a large bedroom with 2 single beds, a wardrobe, a wood burner and a shower room with washbasin.

There is also a toilet downstairs.

Upstairs is a...
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Listing #HL6804689
About the Owner
Iris B
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2015
Interaction with guests
When you have made a booking we let you know where to find the house keys. During your stay you can contact us via text or email. In terms of immediate help we will have someone local who will help out with any problems.
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

What a stylish cosy house. The downstairs bedroom has a luxurious ensuite with a drench shower. Woodturner, really well equipped, lovely retreat in chilly misty November. There's a characterful village up the road with a boulangerie and restaurant plus apple press for fresh juice. Nearby...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Departure704244, VR Owner at Gite Signal House, La Barriere, Het Spoorweg Huis, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review, Cathy. A woodturner would be a great addition, but our wood goes in the wood burner for now, haha. You are welcome back again anytime.

Reviewed August 21, 2018

This is our second stay and we enjoyed coming back to Signalhouse. Iris and Bruno made great improvements, especially the walk in shower and the beautiful secluded garden. The house was lovely and cool during the 40 degree heat and the river nearby is lovely....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank sybillebarrett
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Peaceful, good facilities, great shower, short distance from lovely river, nice little tabac and boulangerie in village. Easy to get to St Junien for bars and restaurants. Good value for money!

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Martin F
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Showers
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: $85 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
St Brice sur Vienne is situated in the heart of France, in the Haute Vienne in the region Limousin. A beautiful green area which is named after the river Vienne that meanders through the hilly and green countryside.

The town of St-Junien is just 4 miles away it has large supermarkets and a Tourist Information.
Every Saturday there is a market with local produce and during the week is an indoor market too.
Limoges just 20 min away
with Museums the old town and markets to visit.

You will find yourself on one of the hundreds of country roads that wind through the hilly landscape. Old stone bridges bring you over the numerous little streams that cross your path. The woods are dominated by the many trees and the beautiful Limousin cows are grazing quietly in the meadows. The sleepy...
Getting around
The best way for getting around is by car
We do have a train station in the village, but you need to check the timetable as trains only go twice a day.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Limoges Belgare: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Calais : 435.0 mi
By car .
Flights to Limoges
Trains to Paris then to Limoges

We have a train station in the village.
Trains to Limoges or Angouleme, but you need to check the timetables.
From Bellegarde Limoges airport we are about 20 min drive away.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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