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No. 2 Les Fosses, Montignac-le-Coq, 16390 St. Séverin, Charente, France
2 Bed Cottage

Property Description

Peacefully located in a hamlet nestling in the rolling countryside of southern Charente with lovely views. Just 2 mins from Montignac-le-Coq. 5 mins St. Séverin. 10 mins Aubeterre-sur-Dronne (listed medieval hillside village). 10 mins golf/tennis at Manoir de Longeveau Country Club. About 40mins south of Angouleme and just 5 mins drive from the Dordogne border.

This is a professionally restored 2 bedroom barn conversion cottage, sleeping 4 in comfort. There's a private entrance and terrace.

A 12m x 6m shared pool, pretty gardens, part of an exclusive development of only six country cottages. Ample free parking. Broadband available.

Full details are listed below or download our LES FOSSES FACT SHEET here.


Located on the Southern Charente/Dordogne borders, just outside the village of Montignac-le-Coq, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and offering complete peace and quiet whilst being within easy reach (5-10 minutes' drive) of a host of activities, including golf, tennis, riding, canoeing, fishing, sightseeing etc.

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, a beautiful listed medieval hillside village, is about 10 minutes' away with a river beach, good choice of restaurants, galleries, craft shops etc & an amazing monolithic church !

St. Séverin (5kms) has small shops, supermarket, bank, PO, hotel, doctor, a few bars & restaurants, tennis courts etc.

Ribérac (16kms) has larger shops & supermarkets, plus a renowned Friday morning market.

Ideally located between the Dordogne, Bordeaux wine country and the Atlantic coast, there is plenty to see & do in the immediate area as well as further afield.

Chalais 16kms with Monday morning market
Cathedral city of Angouleme 40kms (TGV to Paris 2hrs30mins, to London 6hrs)
Dordogne 6kms. St. Emilion 45kms. Bergerac (airport) 50kms. Cognac 40kms.
Bordeaux 80kms (international airport)
Atlantic beaches about 90kms. Royan 90 mins. Arcachon (beyond Bordeaux) 2hrs.
La Rochelle about 2hrs. Poitiers 2hrs.
Channel ports – St. Malo 5hrs. Caen/Le Havre 6-7hrs. Calais 8hrs.

No. 2 Les Fosses has been professionally restored to a high standard. Stone built with plenty of exposed beams, it is light & airy, attractively furnished, fully equipped & well presented, providing "the perfect place to unwind" with countryside views.

This exclusive group of six similar cottages offers plenty of privacy.

Ideally located between the Dordogne, Bordeaux wine country and the Atlantic coast, with plenty to see and do in the immediate area as well as further afield.

The Accommodation consists of:

Ground floor

  • spacious open plan beamed living/dining room, with DVD player, telephone, country views, glazed doors to rivate terrace with barbecue & garden furniture
  • fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, microwave, ceramic electric hob & electric oven - shower room, tiled, with basin, shower, WC.
  • terracotta tiled floor and exposed beams throughout ground floor
  • all windows and doors have pull down flyscreens for added comfort.

First floor

  • bedroom 1 has a double bed
  • bedroom 2 has 2 single beds
  • family bathroom & bath/shower, basin & WC Heating
  • for low season, wall mounted electric radiators in each room, including bathroom


Private, paved terrace on two sides of the house - for sun or shade – with private barbecue, garden table, chairs, sun loungers & sun umbrella. Ideal for a lazy afternoon reading & snoozing in the sun, glass of wine not too far away!


Swimming pool 12m x 6m, depth 1m - 2m, with solar ring HEATING, paved surround, fully fenced with lockable gate to comply with safety regulations. Note - the pool is shared between the 6 holiday cottages (all British owned) at Les Fosses


Three-quarter acre of gardens with lawned areas, trees & shrubbery (for privacy) and fabulous countryside views over fields - superb if it's a year for sunflowers. Sit on the terrace and watch the deer come to graze from the woodland areas.

Car Park

- there is ample free parking at Les Fosses.


2013 weekly for the whole house for up to 4 people
07 April - 26 May - £ 350 per week
26 May - 30 June - £ 450
30 June - 21 July - £ 550
21 July - 01 Sept - £ 700
01 Sept - 29 Sept - £ 450

The changeover day is SATURDAY

LONG TERM lets available in low season. Ideal for house hunters, writers, painters, walkers, wine lovers, or if you just need some peace & quiet.
Very reasonable long term rates. Please contact us for further details.

Included in the above prices - full use of house and facilities as described, bed-linen and bathroom towels (please bring your own pool/beach towels), garden & pool maintenance, gas & electricity in high season.

Excluded from above prices - travel, insurance, breakage deposit (£150) from which any damage, breakages, telephone or heating charges in low season are deducted (where applicable) before refund to you.


These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. No appliances/services have been tested by ourselves. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before any legal commitment.



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