Charming 13th Century Chateaux, set on the Lot river side.
Experience a holiday staying at the beautiful Chateau de Rigoulieres, situated on the edge of the river Lot, within a short drive to the Medieval town of Penne d Agenais. The chateaux built in the 13th century still retains many of the features such as the wonderful stone spiral staircase, beautiful wall tapestries, open fireplaces, old stone ‘evier’ sinks and the original moat. Although it is steeped in history the château has been renovated using elegant, beautiful, comfortable furnishing’s. The large surrounding 40 acres of woodland and gardens are a delight and face out overlooking the riverside.
The entrance driveway passes through the originally gate house revealing the grand chateau.
Entrance into the chateau’s accommodation is through a large oak door which opens in to a hallway with a magnificent staircase. The accommodation is arranged into 3 suites, (7 bedrooms) to sleep 14/17.
The cinema room, dining room and kitchen all have French doors out onto the veranda/ terrace with stunning views over the river. On this veranda is a long table and seating for the most amazing river side dining or sitting by the fire pit for cozy evening drinks.
Grand cinema room, with large screen, and comfy sofas.
Dining/ sitting room. Lovely long table, seating for 12. Sitting area around a large open fireplace
Hallway with cloakroom and WC.
Principal Kitchen /Breakfast room- well modernised fully equipped kitchen. electric oven, gas hob, American fridge/freezer dishwasher, coffee machine, microwave and mixers. Kitchen table seating for 6.
Grand sitting/ TV room with fireplace/wood burner and an original tapestry showing the siege at the nearby town of Villeneuve Sur Lot. There is a large TV (freeview) and comfortable sofas.
Ground floor Suite bedrooms-
There are two large bedrooms- (sleeps 6) bedroom 1 has 2 double cast-iron beds and an en-suite bathroom. The bathroom has a bath, walk in shower, basin, WC and a Juliet balcony
Connecting to this bedroom is bedroom 2, this bedroom has a seating area, a basin and a raised level for to twin beds.
On the left-hand side of the stair case is a large dining /banquet room/sitting room with a magnificent fireplace and the largest of the old stone sinks. From here there is hall way into a small kitchen area and a shower room, with shower, basin and WC.
First floor Suites-
The master suite -(2) is a magnificent room with a large fireplace, period furniture and a king-size bed. En-suite with walk in shower, basin and WC.
Ladies and writers Suite- (2) This bedroom is connected to the master suite and has separate entrance from the writer’s room. The lady’s bedroom has double cast iron bed, fireplace and beautiful furniture. There is an en-suite bathroom with shower, basin and WC. This bedroom opens into the ladies writing room which has an extra bed if required.
Riverside suite, (2) which has a double bed and an en- suite shower room with double basin, walk in shower and WC.
Upper Suite (4) This suite has another wonderful sitting/ TV room, a bedroom with 2 double beds and an en suite shower room, shower, basin and WC.
Guardian Suite (3)From the stone staircase the upstairs level opens into a huge room with gym equipment. This continues into a self-contained suite which has a sitting room with kitchenette, a small dining room and a bath room, with bath, basin and WC. There are 2 bedrooms, 1 Double bedroom and 1 single bedroom.
The beautiful grounds are very peaceful with various trees, hedges, walk ways and river side tracks. Some of the garden has been kept natural whereas other parts are well manicured and there even is a small waterfall into the river.
The large 12m x 6m pool is heated, with integral steps and fountain sprays. There is a large has surrounding terrace with pool furniture.
This is the ideal place for a unique holiday experience, for a special celebration or the perfect wedding venue.
Equipment: Cinema room, Fully fitted modern kitchen, 2 more kitchenettes, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, Satalite TV, WiFi
• Security Deposit of £1000
• Linen is included except for swimming pool towels
• Final clean charge of £400
• Outside equipment: Garden furniture, sun beds, a pizza oven, a BBQ.
• Sport equipment: Heated Swimming pool of 12m x 6m.
|Address: D243, 47140 Penne-d'Agenais, France|
|Zip/Postal Code: 47140|
|Latitude/Longitude: 44.39749565456879 / 0.8346882011718435|
|Nearest airport||Toulouse||130 km|
|Nearest ferry boat||Dieppe||790 km|
|Nearest restaurant||St Sylvestre||6 km|
|Nearest train station||Agen||30 km|
Villeneuve sur Lot
|-||Nightly rate||Weekly rate||Monthly rate||Min. Stay||Change-over|
|Rate summary||€726 - €1,180||€5,085 - €8,250||-||7 Nights||-|
|04-May-2019 - 31-May-2019 Mid Season||€726||-||€5,085||-||7 Nights||Sat - Sat|
|01-Jun-2019 - 30-Aug-2019 Peak Season||€1,180||-||€8,250||-||7 Nights||Sat - Sat|
|31-Aug-2019 - 01-Nov-2019 Mid Season||€726||-||€5,085||-||7 Nights||Sat - Sat|
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