Beautiful Dordogne Home for Sale

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The Dordogne and Surounding Areas

Dordogne Landscape

The Dordogne, a region of south-west France is one of the most beautiful destinations in the country. There are many chateaux, beautiful medieval towns and villages, unspoilt countryside and famous prehistoric grottos to be discovered.


Markets:  Weekly markets in many villages throughout the region


Shopping:  Villages of St Robert (5 mins drive) and Badefols d’Ans (6 mins drive),



Hautefort (supermarket) 15 minutes. Terrasson (supermarkets) 25 minute.

The towns of Brive and Perigueux with complete range of shops, hypermarkets, restaurants, cinemas are at about ½ hour and ¾ hour distance respectively.


Schools: Nearby schools with transport (equivalent to Primary and Secondary schools).

Climate – Reported to have about 2000 hours of sunshine a year.

Summers - warm-hot (25-35 degrees) with occasional storms and showers, although colder spells can arrive and last a day or two. Early morning can still be quite mild! Spring and Autumn - similar to UK but not so warm (22-28 degrees) with a greater chance of rain - especially in late spring. Winters - although usually mild, tendency for occasional short periods of cold weather (down to -10 degrees sometimes) and more frequent rain (especially late winter and early spring).

The weather is rarely 'grey' and even during the winter the sky tends to be bright and sunny!


Access –an area well served by roads and airports. Airport connections to points across the UK and Ireland.

Airports: Distance from airports: Brive la Gaillarde 50 minutes, Bergerac 1 ¼ hours, Limoges 1 ½ hours Toulouse 2 ¼hours, Bordeaux 2 ½ hours.. The routes continue to expand and cheap prices can usually be found giving affordable access from almost anywhere in the UK.


How to buy direct

In France it is fairly common practice to buy property directly from the owner without the need of an estate agent. The links below help explain the process.


A beginner's guide to buying French property


Buying a Property in France


How to buy Property in France


This property is also on the market with French agents and if potential buyers prefer to use an agent then this can be arranged but agents fees will be added to the price.




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