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Exquisite16th Century 'Chartreuse' Set in 184 Acres of Peaceful Countryside

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Last updated: 10/10/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Mauzens-et-Miremont chateau / country house description

Main house on two floors with 6 bedrooms 4 doubles and 2 twin rooms, 7 bathrooms, Kitchen, large utility, cellar, two dining /breakfast rooms, one very cosy seats 12, one very grand, first floor, seats 20. Ground floor sitting/TV room, grand sitting room on first floor.
Sauna and shower on ground floor.
All bedrooms have A/C and heating.
Second house (converted barn) vast open plan kitchen/dining/sitting. Four en-suite bedrooms 2 doubles & 2 twins 5 bathrooms.
Nearest village Rouffignac 7km for supermarket, butcher, baker.
Grounds include 4 hectares parkland, large fishing lake, numerous sitting out areas, new 15mx8m swimming pool and pool house, romantic wisteria clad 'arbour' with barbecue and fire pit for eating out.
Large breakfast terrace adjoining main house.
Many good restaurants close by. Golf within 10 minutes, horse riding, canoeing, cycling, tennis, hot air-ballooning, exploring historic towns, picture postcard Sarlat, Domme, and the incredible place of pilgrimage. Rocamadour.
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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 7000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Concierge
          • Daily Maid Service


          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20

          Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Note we have a lot of natural water sources river/stream in the garden and a lake....moreless


              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Ping Pong Table
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television


              • Away From It All
              • Family


              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Forests
              • Pond
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Theme Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 20 people


                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Firewood
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Security System
                  • Shampoo
                  • Sunbed
                  • Telephone
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Stove


                  • Blender
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Balcony
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Boat
                  • Boat With Paddles
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Terrace
                  • Walkway To Water

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Heated Pool
                  • Outdoor Pool
                  • Private Pool
                  • Sauna

                  Property Descriptor

                      • Detached


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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Mid Season
                      May 2 - Jun 27, 2015
                      3 night min stay

                      High Season
                      Jul 4 - Aug 29, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      Shoulder Season
                      Sep 5 - Sep 26, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      Low Season
                      Oct 3 - Apr 30, 2016
                      3 night min stay


                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit £2,000
                      • No additional mandatory fees
                      • Taxes Not included


                      Security Deposit £2000

                      Pool heating €200 per week

                      Low season October - April

                      Easter week and Xmas/New Year charged at Mid/High Rate

                      Mid/Shoulder Season are May, June, September

                      High Season is July and August

                      25% to confirm and hold your dates and 9 weeks before your rental the remainder of the payment plus the security deposit.

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                      45 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      7 Kilometres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Rouffignac St. Cernin
                      350 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      5 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      40 Kilometres
                      Nearest Train
                      30 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      7 Kilometres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Rouffignac St Cernin
                      250 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ski
                      100 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach

                      Car: Necessary

                      Forge du Roy sits in a peaceful valley surrounded by 184 acres of woods and meadow.

                      It is located approx 1km down a quiet country lane off the Perigueux -Sarlat D47.

                      Close by are the caves of Grotte de Rouffignac where prehistoric animal paintings can be seen.

                      The small town of Rouffignac 8km has a busy market on Sundays and is the nearest for supermarket and butcher/baker.

                      In nearby picturesque Les Eyzies 10km are many Troglodyte caves and also several locations for canoe hire on the river Vezere, several good restaurants here.

                      Le Bugue is largest local town 10km also on Vezere bicycles can be hired here to explore the quiet country roads.

                      There is a challenging 18 hole golf course at Mortemart 10mins away.

                      Further afield Sarlat 30mins, Domme and Roque Gigeac are a must to visit.

                      Limeuil, where the Dordogne river and the Vezere rivers meet is another must.

                      Near Belves is a hot air ballooning centre for trips above the region (details in the house information book).


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                      Speaks: english, french

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                      • pool


                      • Barn bedroom

                        Barn bedroom

                      • Bedroom main house

                        Bedroom main house

                      • Formal dining room

                        Formal dining room

                      • Lake


                      • Informal dining

                        Informal dining

                      • Barn living room

                        Barn living room

                      • Pool and poolhouse

                        Pool and poolhouse

                      • Bedroom main house

                        Bedroom main house

                      • Sitting room

                        Sitting room

                      • Kitchen


                      • Terrace


                      £886 - £1,286 per night (GBP)
                      Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
                      Dates are unavailable
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                      • Sleeps
                      • Bedrooms
                      • Bathrooms
                      • Property type
                        Chateau / Country House
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english, french
                      • Calendar last updated: 10/10/2014
                      Email owner

                      +33 553 088325

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                      Exquisite16th century 'chartreuse' set in 184 acres of peaceful countryside

                      Mauzens-et-Miremont #493466ha

                      10 BR  8.5 BA  Sleeps 20

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