Clavel

Saux, Lot, South West France

A wonderful stone farmhouse with a private heated pool.

 

Clavel is a beautiful stone house sleeping up to 6 people. A short walk from a quiet village, this wonderfully renovated home has all the comforts of home set in private grounds with a lovely heated swimming pool.

Sleeps 6

Bedrooms 2 + Mezzanine 

From £950 per week

Heated Pool

The House

 

This wonderful stone house has been beautifully renovated throughout. Full of original features and stylishly furnished with all of the modern comforts you would expect from a high end holiday home.

All of the living spaces are extremely spacious and are more in keeping with a home that sleeps more than 6 people.

The village of Saux with its wonderful family run restaurant is just a short walk away. 

 

Eating, dining and drinking.

 

The kitchen is a wonderful large space, fully equipped with everything you could ever need. This leads through to an open plan dining area, with a large dining table, steps down into the lounge area and double doors leading in to the garden.

There is an outdoor kitchen, gas BBQ on the pool side terrace, perfect for your al fresco dining. There are also many shady trees that make the ideal spot for an afternoon picnic.

Outside space

 

Clavel is found along a quiet lane, surrounded by open fields, vines and orchards. The perfect setting to relax and unwind.

To the rear of the house is the private heated swimming pool. Here you will find a lovely pool side terrace, with sun loungers, sofas and dining area. There are shady umbrellas and many trees providing lots of natural shade.

There is a large flat grass area to the far side of the pool, perfect for playing garden games.

 

Sleeping

This is when you really appreciate just how quiet and dark the nights are in this part of South West France. The master double bedroom is on the ground floor. Flooded with natural light through the double doors that lead out into the garden. The perfect spot for your morning tea or coffee. 

The second double bedroom is in the pigeonnier. Full of  character, with a high ceilings showing off the impressive timber roof structure. 

 

The third sleeping area is an open double bedroom situated in a cosy alcove on a mezzanine above the dining area. 

The Local Area

 

Clavel is in a great location perfectly positioned on the edge of the villag. Nestled amongst the Cahors vineyards it is the perfect base to explore one of the most unspoilt regions of France.
 

The wonderful Bastide town of Tournon d'agenais is a short drive away. Here you will find an number of lovely restaurants, a bar and essential shops. The nearest supermarkets are in Montaigu de quercy and Fumel, a short 15 minute drive away.
 

Clavel is in the Lot department of South West France on the border of the Lot et Garonne and the Tarn et Garonne. Relatively untouched the  area is perfect for exploring the real France, rich in culture and history. Famous for its gastronomy, where most days revolve around sitting at a table, enjoying great company, delicious food and lots of wine.