Bourlens, Lot et Garonne, France
A beautiful charming quercy stone farmhouse
Larroque Haute is a wonderful stone farmhouse. Teaming with french charm and packed with all the modern comforts of home. With 2.5 acres of gardens and a large private swimming pool it is nestled amongst the beautiful French open countryside. Just 5km from the Bastide town of Tournon d’agenais
From £800 per week
Private Heated Pool
Larroque Haute is a traditional quercy farm house built from local stone. Nestled along a quiet lane just outside the small village of Bourlens. Perfect for large extended families or groups of friends, the spacious open plan lounge / kitchen area leads onto the large dining area all of which have double doors leading out onto the front terrace. On the first floor there are two double bedrooms that share a shower room the other two double bedrooms both have en suites and are on the ground floor.
Eating, dining and drinking.
The large kitchen has a Smeg range cooker, dishwasher, microwave and fridge freezer. The enormous central island makes preparing food a delight, and the dining room has seating for 10.
Breakfast on the front terrace, lunch around the pool and dinner in the courtyard. You really are spoilt for choice when it comes to where to eat at Larroque Hault.
You will be spoilt for choice when it comes to outside space at Larroque Haute. To the front of the farm house there is a large raised terrace with views across the open farmland, the perfect place for eating breakfast watching the sun rise. The central courtyard is cool and shady with a large covered terrace area leading around to the large heated swimming pool. Mature gardens surround the whole farmhouse with large grassy spaces perfect for playing garden games long into those summer evenings.
Two sets of double doors with Juliette balconies flood the master bedroom with sunlight. A double height ceiling with stunning exposed oak beams is a beautiful feature with stairs leading up to a galleried dressing room and en suite bathroom with roll top bath. There is another double bedroom with a kingsize bed and en suite shower room on the ground floor. To the first floor there are a further two large bright bedrooms that share a shower room. One has a double bed the other a double and a single.
The Local Area
Larroque Haute is perfectly positioned between the towns of Villeneuve-sur-Lot, Agen and Cahors, to explore one of the most unspoilt regions of France.
Our local village Bourlens, with its 11th century church and traditional narrow streets is just a short walk away and the beautiful Bastide town of Tournon d’Agenais is just a little further. Here you will find an outstanding restaurant, a number of bars and some essential shops. The nearest supermarkets are in Fumel, a short 10 minute drive away.
Relatively untouched the Lot et Garonne 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.