Available for holidays or longer lets… a stunning, modern barn conversion, sleeping up to 12, set in a charming, traditional hamlet. Situated about 10km north of the quaint “Fleurie’ town of La Souterraine with its surrounding Roman wall, traditional restaurants, twice weekly market and Medieval church.
A beautiful barn, set in the green heart of France, it is a great place to recharge your batteries or for a couple of families to come together for a relaxing, country break. Beautiful rolling hills, incredible wildlife and a tranquility second to none, mean that La Creuse is a magnificent haven and it is easy to understand why the idyllic, surrounding countryside inspired great artists like Monet. This countryside is just ideal should you wish to read, walk, paint or simply soak up the sun.
In the hamlet there are riding stables and less than 5 minutes away you’ll find the ‘Etang de Chaume’ where you can swim; it has various leisure facilities available during the summer, and is also a renowned course fishing lake. For the more adventurous holiday maker, close at hand at Eguzon, you will find canoeing, sailing, wind surfing & water skiing. The cycling in the area is simply awe-inspiring, both on and off road; there are numerous fishing lakes & trout rivers close by.
Culturally, the region is rich with places to visit such as Oradour sur Glane; Aubusson, world renowned for its tapestries and carpets; Argenton sur Creuse located on the river with it’s beautiful river houses & narrow, cobbled streets; the Brenne lakes, home to the Marsh Harrier; Eguzon, famous for it’s school of painting due to Monet’s love of the region; the ruins of Crozant Castle give breath taking views across the Creuse Valley and of course, Limoges itself, is very famous for its porcelain.
A stunning, modern, 5 bedroom, barn conversion
This beautiful, 18th century stone barn has been recently converted, maintaining many original features. It is situated in the heart of a quiet hamlet yet close to all amenities. The open-plan living/dining area has a large wood burning stove; upstairs there are 5 bedrooms, sleeping up to 12.
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The Limousin is known as the Lake District of France, because of its abundance of lakes and superb scenery. Take a look at the photo gallery and see for yourself.
Limousin – the Lake District of France. Super for a relaxing, tranquil holiday; for the more active holiday maker, try water sports galore, mountain bike through beautiful valleys, enjoy a game of golf or visit cultural places like Aubusson-famous for tapestries or the picturesque, town of Gargilesse with its art galleries and Brocantes.
Limosin is known as the Lake District of France due to its many large, beautiful, natural water sources. Many of these large lakes are extremely popular locally for swimming, water sports, lounging in the sun on the well-thought out, man-made beaches (there is always a children’s playground within sight) or sitting in the shade in the numerous cafes and restaurants that scatter the waters edge. These lakes often have large sections set to one side for fishing too (permits can be bought from local cafes and tabacs). Find out more here.
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