Lafage- An old stone farmhouse converted into a holiday villa with private pool, near Bergerac, Dordogne.
Sleeps 8 +baby
Lafage is an old stone farmhouse at the edge of the village (under 5 min walk from the centre), straight across the valley from the medieval chateau. The house has been sympathetically modernised to retain centuries’ worth of character. A million miles from modern holiday complexes, a mix of new and traditional blend to give a villa which is comfortable home from home

The property is set in a large, private garden with shady areas and sun-traps, terraces and seating areas. Behind the house is a large (35 ft) chlorine-free pool with sun-loungers and safety cover.
Garden furniture and barbeque are provided.


  • ·Lounge- Large, comfortable, beamed room with original stone inglenook fireplace fitted with wood-burning stove. Furnishings include two large comfortable sofas, television (local stations only), DVD player, speakers for your own mp3 player. LIBRARY- see below
  • ·Kitchen- dining-room The kitchen is well equipped with a dishwasher, a four-ring gas hob, electric oven, microwave and fridge, radio/cd/cassette player. The drawers and presses are filled with everything you could possibly need to help you to enjoy the regional delights- from oyster knives to corkscrews and plenty of glasses!
  • The dining area is furnished with a traditional armoire and a large table, which extends to seat ten comfortably.

From the dining room are steps leading to:tower section of house.

·Upper ‘tower’ level:
  • -One twin bedroom with wardrobe, hairdyer, foldaway cot
  • -bathroom- stocked with basic toiletries- shampoo, conditioner, razors, shaving foam,
  • separate toilet

  • Stairs to

Attic level :.
  • Large family or children's room with airconditioning unit, one double bed and two singles. Exposed beams

·Lower ‘tower’ level:
  • -Large master bedroom with 5ft (150cm) bed, ensuite shower/ sink/ toilet. Underfloor heating. Access to basement:
Basement: Large cellar with washing machine, dryer and ample storage for bikes, roof box etc.

There is electric heating throughout. Hairdryer, iron and ironing board supplied.

The oak beams   are typical of a real French county cottage.
living room
Site designed and maintained by catherine daly
kitchen- witheverything you need for a comfortable self-catering holiday
gite master bedroom