Chateau Le Duc And Cottage
Chateau with 17 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms and swimming pool in Lanouaille, France
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From £14,392 per week
Chateau to rent in Lanouaille, France
Chateau overview - owner's description
This magnificent Chateau lies in the Perigord region of the Dordogne. Originally built in 1840 and recently refurbished to the highest standards, the chateau features antique furnishings.
This magnificent Chateau lies in the Perigord region of the Dordogne. Originally built in 1840 and recently refurbished to the highest standards, the chateau features antique furnishings, original artworks and designer decor making it the epitome of luxury.
This estate sleeps 37 guests in total: 29 in the main chateau and a further 8 in the gite, which is located within the grounds of Chateau Le Duc. Twelve acres of beautifully maintained gardens, which feature mature fruit orchards, a swimming pool and a badminton court, are yours to enjoy. Meals can be taken either on the terrace, which boasts a lovely view of the Perigord and the Dordogne, or in the chateau's dining room.
The main chateau boasts 12 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, 5 of which are en suite. There is also a large drawing room, 2 dining rooms, a snooker room, a modern well equipped kitchen, an office, a library and a separate television room. The gite features 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and is decorated to the same high standards as the chateau itself.
Chateau Le Duc was once the palatial home of Duke Marashal Bugeaud and was given to him as a token of appreciation for his dedication to France. The Duke served under Napoleon and is famed for plotting the victorious Algerian war in 1836. A host of statues and landmarks dedicated to the Duke can be found throughout France.
The Chateau comprises of 13 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, 5 of which are en-suites, sleeping up to 29 guests. The self contained luxury gite has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms to sleep an additional 8. The chateau has a discreet traditional elegance combined with modern appliances.
Chateau:The basement has a large spare kitchen and wine cellar. The ground floor has a large drawing room, 2 formal dining rooms, a snooker room, a superb modern well equipped kitchen, a library, television room, a fully equipped office, 2 WCs, and a large terrace with garden furniture for up to 40 people.
The first floor has 2 huge double suites, which come with a sitting room and en-suite bathroom. There are a further 3 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The second floor has 3 double bedrooms, 2 twins, a room with 2 double beds & a single, a room with 2 double beds and 3 separate shower rooms. Please note all rooms are non-smoking.
Gite: The Gite is 50 meters from the chateau and has a kitchen, 4 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms.
Outside guests will enjoy the 12 acres of park land, a swimming pool (12x6m) with fence and alarm and 12 luxurious sun beds with tables. There is also a table tennis table, badminton court, bicycles, tennis court and a BBQ area for 40 guests. The gardens are surrounded by a wall and fence so children and animals can run free!
Within 15 minutes of the chateau there is a lake (with beach sand) for fishing, water skiing and canoeing. There are also local tennis courts and horse riding facilities. Within walking distance of the chateau one can find 2 bakeries, a butcher, a supermarket and there's an outdoor market once a week in the village. A new golf course is only 7 minutes by car.
Wine tastings can be held at the chateau. There are large supermarkets in St Yrieux. Within 15 minutes there are several excellent restaurants. Bergerac is 128km from the chateau.
The closest airports are Limoges (50 minutes), Bergerac (90 minutes) and Bordeaux (2 hours). There are good train connection from Paris to Limoges (3 hours).
The Oliver's Concierge Team is available to help you arrange any of those little extras that can really make the difference. For example:
- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport transfers
- Babysitting/childcare services
Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver's Concierge Team.
Extras available at this property:
- The owner of the chateau has run a successful catering company for the last 10 years and has catered for over 200 weddings. A cook will be able to prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner
- A cleaner can be provided at 12 euros an hour.
- Babysitters can be hired for 20 euros an hour
- Drivers can be hired for 120 euros a day. The chateau also rents out a 1950's Bentley and a driver at 200 euros + petrol a day.
Please note that all services are subject to availability and must be requested in advance and that due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. Prices are on request.
We will always do our best to fulfil your requests!
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Outside this chateau in Lanouaille, FranceThis chateau has a pool, a tennis court and a children pool.
Prices and availability
Updated 19 August 2017
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 1 July 2017 - 3 January 2020: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
Refundable Breakage Deposit
£1,000.00 per booking, paid locally
17 bedrooms, Sleeps 37
DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi
Open fire, Car hire optional