La Roubidoune

Espédaillac
5
2
  • UK Satellite TV
  • WIFI
  • Swimming Pool
  • Property Summary

    Sleeps up to 10 in 5 double bedrooms. (2 x en suite) 2 x bathrooms. Wifi/UK Sat TV.

    'La Roubidouneis an ensemble of a 17th century converted stone barn, sleeping up to 8, and its neighbouring cottage, sleeping a further 2. There are breath-taking views over the limestone plateau of the beautiful Parc Natural des Causses de Quercy. The Causse is a lichen covered oak wooded limestone plateaux with the underlying rock often visible. Cot available. Wifi Internet.

    The large stone converted barn is also rented independently under its original name, 'Bellevue' in which case the cottage will remain unoccupied.

    Property Description:

    Situated in the quiet, pretty village of Espédaillac and a short drive to Livernon for local amenities. A beautiful location for a holiday with family and friends, it provides spacious accommodation, for up to 10 people. The large converted stone barn, has 4 double bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms. (2 en suite and one family). The small cottage recently refurbished and is ideally suited for a couple who want their own space from the rest of their group. It has a double bedroom, fully equipped kitchen, modern bathroom, and cosy living room.

    The property is bordered by a walled field and slopes of lavender. There are wonderful views from the large balcony over the field and the surrounding countryside. The garden offers a barbecue, pretty vine covered pergola and large lavender bed leading to a meadow of wild flowers and walnut trees with part of the field mown short to allow for games.

    Accommodation 

    Barn:

    The main entrance is up some steps and into the main kitchen. Well equipped with dishwasher, washing machine,fridge and freezer and microwave oven. Through to large open original barn loft (18mx6m) with comfortable seating in front of the large open fireplace. Dining table for 8. Large flat screen TV. Table football.
    Balcony onto vine covered terrace with magnificent views over the surrounding countryside.
    The staircase leads down from the kitchen to the bedrooms below:

    Bedroom 1: Double bed with en suite facilities.
    Bedroom 2: Double bed with en suite facilities.
    Bedroom 3: Double bed.
    Bedroom 4: Double bed.
    Family bathroom with bath/shower over.
    Door leading to covered outdoor dining terrace.

    Cottage:

    Entrance into the main living room. Through to well equipped dining kitchen.
    Wooden staircase up to the double bedroom and modern bathroom with bath and shower cubicle.

    Outdoors

    Private Pool with Roman End steps for easy access. 12mx6mx2m deep. Fenced for safety.
    Sun loungers
    Garden pergola with dining for 12
    Stone BBQ.
    Table tennis table
    Walled field suitable for ball games.

    Local area

    The pretty village of Espédaillac is surrounded by quiet country lanes, ideal for cycling and walking, with an abundance of tracks to follow and explore. The local Auberge restaurant/bar, (run by the same family for generations) is very popular with locals and visitors, (booking advisable) and has a good choice of regional dishes at excellent value. There are many local fetes and activities in and around the village, during the summer months. Tennis courts are close by in the village.

    Just 5 mins drive to Livernon with local bars, 2 restaurants, bakery, post office and general store, (Spar) and within easy reach of many local tourist and beauty spots. A short drive will take you to the town of Lacapelle Marival, for wider choice of shops/supermarket and banks.  The beautiful medieval town of Figeac is approx 20 mins drive away, with its bustling Saturday market, as well as many delightful shops, bars and restaurants and also wide choice of supermarkets and hypermarket.? There are a very wide variety of places to visit and things to do for young and old. Or you can just laze by the pool during the day. There are often music festivals in the village during August.

    Within one hours drive, are numerous tourist spots and places of interest, including  Cahors, St Cirq-Lapopie and the famous historic site of Rocamadour, the fascinating natural chasm of the ‘Gouffre de Padirac’ as well as pre-historic caves, famous for their cave paintings.

    An ideal base for visiting the Lot, Célé and Dordogne river valleys for a choice of many river activities. Click on the link below for more tourist info.

    Changeover day : SUNDAY

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    Internal Features

    • UK Satellite TV
    • WIFI

    External Features

    • Swimming Pool