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La Vieille Grange, Mercadiol

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Masclat, Lot, Occitanie
The house
La Vieille Grange is on the northern edge of a rural hamlet, with woods to one side and views across the valley below. It began life as a barn, with the oldest parts of the building dating from the 18th century (or earlier), and in its transformation to a house the original stonework and solid local oak beams have been left exposed. It is now a spacious and comfortable family-friendly holiday home. Offering self-catering accommodation for six (and a baby), it is a great place to relax and unwind. The surrounding country lanes are ideal for walking and cycling.

Large windows on each floor look east over valley meadows and to the north are woodlands. There are double doors on both sides of the ground floor – three sets to the south opening onto a terrace area and grassy courtyard which enjoy long hours of sunshine and a set to th...
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Listing #HL1370663
About the Owner
Derek B
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Highest recommendation! We stayed in Vielle Grange and found it perfect for exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside. The house is extremely comfortable and well appointed. Derek and Margaret could not have been more helpful both in the planning stage and while we were there. Compared...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Bernadette B
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Comfortable, spacious, cool in summer and cosy in the cooler months, it was the perfect base for our young family to explore the region. Great for families, those who like to cook and smaller groups. It's close enough to local villages and larger towns for...More

Date of stay: October 2013
Thank Marta2065
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Reviewed 16 November 2014

We recently spent a delightful two weeks at La Vieille Grange set in the hamlet of Mercadiol and approximately 3km from the village of St Julien de Lampon. This tastefully restored barn comfortably accommodates 6 to 8 people and has every convenience necessary for a...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank John P
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$159 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Dordogne Valley is one of the most spectacular in France. The river rises in the Massif Central and passes through beautiful countryside, the valley sides dotted with imposing chateaux, historic towns and villages towns and a mixture of woodlands, meadows, farmlands and vineyards.

Within short and easy drives from the house are several historic towns, such as Sarlat, a medieval jewel that has been immaculately restored, the former river port of Souillac and the hilltop town of Gourdon. Also within easy reach are the Vezere valley with its rich heritage of prehistory - the cave paintings of Lascaux, the Museum of Prehistory at Les Eyzies de Tayac, and the Lot Valley, with its vineyards, and Cahors with its world-heritage listed fortified bridge. The house is close to marked woodland wa...
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How to get there
Airport: Brive-Valley of the Dordogne: 40.0 km
Railway: Brive (for car hire): 40.0 km
The easiest way to reach La Vieille Grange, Mercadiol, is to fly into Brive-Valley of the Dordogne airport and hire a car from there for the 40 min drive. Alternatively, fly to Toulouse and pick up a car for the 2 hr drive. The train trip from Paris to Brive takes about 5.5 hrs.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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