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Secluded Well Equipped Spacious Country House With Private Pool And Enclosed Gar

Bedrooms 4
Separate WCs1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

House in Jumilhac le Grand, Dordogne, Aquitaine, France - Central Village Location Close To All Village Amenities, Historic Château, Deer Park And River Isle

La Maison Au Coin is a well equipped, spacious home with a private heated pool. The house has an enclosed garden and is located in the heart of the beautiful village of Jumilhac le Grand, on the Historic Route Richard Coeur de Lion. The village lies within the Perigord Vert National Park, and boasts an historic château which overlooks the river Isle, a deer park and beautiful countryside. There is something for everyone: canoeing, walking, fishing, trim trail through the woods, panning for gold, rock climbing, tennis, horse riding, cycling, 'accrobois'! A wide range of activities and amenities are available right on the door step and the local bar and restaurant are only 2 minutes away! The house is ideal for two families holidaying together or groups of adults and ideal as a base for cyclists or walkers.

Jane Stanbridge
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Jane Stanbridge

This has been my family's holiday home for over 14 years in which time our four children have grown up and have started to come by themselves with friends. We're in the middle of the village with easy access to all amenities, yet completely private, and the children have always been able to roam in complete safety. Being able to take a few euros and buy the bread for breakfast from the boulangerie built their confidence in French from a very young age! We've had holidays here just as one family, with other families, as groups of adults, and as groups of young adults with equal success.

Jane Stanbridge purchased this house in 2002

Why Jane Stanbridge chose Jumilhac-le-Grand

I first stayed in the village as a child with my French pen-friend's family. When holidaying in the area with friends many years later in 2001, we visited the village and I fell in love with the area all over again. Over a bottle of wine (as you do), we bought the house and have never regretted it!. We were never tempted to look for a barn style property away from habitation as one of the luxuries for us is to be able to do most things without jumping in the car and the children have always had the freedom to roam in complete safety as we used to when we were children.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From the minute we walked through the door we felt as though we'd come home. We have enjoyed doing absolutely nothing - what a joy! Pool was a massive hit with the children who have spent the week like shrivelled prunes. Great family home with everything that we could possibly need. Perfect!
Jul 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Jumilhac-le-Grand in Périgord

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • river
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Bathroom with shower and WC, separate WC, and separate shower room with hand basin.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1st Floor: 2 double bedrooms. Top Floor: 2 twin bedrooms plus large ‘gallery’ area with two folding beds and seating area.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Notes on accommodation: The pool will be heated when the external temperature reaches 20°C. Outside: The garden is completely enclosed and comprises lawn, patio, decking and pool areas. The kitchen door leads to a patio area with built in BBQ and to the garden which surrounds the house on three sides. The garden features a private 8 x 4 metre heated pool with motion activated alarm. A small decked area overlooks the pool. Wooden patio furniture is provided as is a table tennis table. A range of fishing equipment, two adult bicycles and some outdoor games are available to borrow. Utility Room: The store room and boiler room lead off the kitchen. A washing machine, ironing board, iron, clothes airer, electric water heater and oil-fired central heating boiler are located in the boiler room. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen and towels are included in the rental price, with the exception of pool towels. If cleaning and linen change is required during the rental period, this can be arranged at an additional cost.


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Secluded Well Equipped Spacious Country House With Private Pool And Enclosed Gar
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Lovely peaceful house for a great relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

First impressions were that we had chosen well as house was all we hoped for with everything we needed for a well earned rest - even some foodstuffs we had forgotten to buy. Spent a whole week lounging around the pool or inside when it got too hot reading, eating and sleeping. Great location as it is not too far from places to visit but remote enough to be away from the crowds. Village baker, butcher and shop more than adequate but nearby supermarket had anything else. Enjoyed walking to collect a loaf each day and the sunday market had lovelt fresh fruit and local cheeses. Euro16 and learning poker occupied most evenings and Brexit made for some interesting discussions locally - kept our head down for a day. Took the owners advice and went kayaking at Brantom which we all loved and the meal by the river after was enjoyed by all and great value. Spent idle hours playing table tennis but sadly I got thrashed by my whole family - I blame the wine. All in all had a wonderful time and will certainly go back.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good time. We love it so much there ourselves and we are always pleased when others do too! We look forward to welcoming you back!
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Fantastic spacious house

  • 5 of 5

Great spacious house with gorgeous pool. Clean and well equipped with plenty to do in the local area. Great information throughout the booking process, and we found the information at the house really useful too.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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fabulous house

  • 5 of 5

We have had a fantastic time at this fabulous house, with the stunning Chateau Jumilhac at the end of the Road.

The house has everything you need, if you want to do nothing then you have the lovely swimming pool to laze around, if you want to be more active lots of activities are a short distance away.

Ideal if you have children with the lovely play area at the top of the house.

i would highly recommend this house we have had a lovely time.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Relaxing holidays

  • 5 of 5

I really recommend the property Maison au Coin. We were two families (10 persons). We enjoyed the house. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Ww just get there and immediately we get the key and enter in th e house. We received some advise and a short tour into the house by Carol(who is in charge of the maintenance of the property. The house has a good variety of books and good set of cds to enjoy a bit of music. \the swimming pool was great and clean. \our kids loved. House the possibility to make barbecue and to have a good time in the garden area near the pool. THe house is also well located and close to a beautiful Castle Jumilac Le GRand. I recommend this property to have a good time for relax and also to enjoy different activities in the surroundings and closer cities.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Larry, I'm really glad you enjoyed it!
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Car: recommended


Jumilhac is approximately 20 minutes from a man-made lake-side beach and water skiing at Rouffiac.


55 minutes from Limoges airport, 2 hrs from Bergerac airport.


50 Minutes to the historic town of Perigeux, 15 minutes to nearest town, St Yrieix, 2 hours to Bordeaux.

Further Details:

Activities around Jumilhac: (All times are by foot) Skateboard Park (15 mins) Mini-golf (15 mins) Fishing (10 mins) (Lake or River), Walking/rambling/cycling (immediate!) Nature trail/Trim Trail (3 mins), Canoeing (15 mins) Panning for gold (10 mins) Rock Climbing (10 mins) Bird Watching (immediate) Tour of Chateau (2 mins) Tennis (10 mins) Football pitch (10 mins) Horse riding (15 mins) High ropes (accrobois) (30mins by car).

Village Amenities: Restaurant, Bar, General Stores & Tabac, Post Office, Bank Boulangerie, Doctor, Dentist, Tourism Office, Butcher, Church, Garage/petrol station, Weekly produce market, Campsite, Pharmacy. Many of the village activities take place in the river valley and on or alongside the river where it is also possible to paddle or swim!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Jumilhac-le-Grand, Dordogne

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early Summer
26 May 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Notes on prices:
We require a 25% deposit to secure booking and balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival. When the balance is paid, a refundable deposit of £200 will also be due.

Booking notes:
Please contact owner.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day:
Change-over day is Saturday. Arrival after 4pm and departure by 10am. Out of season we may be able to be more flexible regarding the change-over day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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