BIJOU APARTMENT – PÉRIGUEUX

Character apartment steps away from the Cathédrale Saint Fronts and beautiful markets of the Roman city of Périgueux.

Elegant, bright, conveniently located in the heart of the Old City in Perigueux. Elevator serviced, lovely 1st Floor 24m2. High standard, and newly refurbished on Rue Condé, just off the main Rue Taillefer in which the
CATHÉDRALE SAINT-FRONT
commands the skyscape crowned by five immense Byzantine cupolas next to a soaring belfry (check it out at the top of the page).

Apartment, constituting part of a construction that dates back many centuries before the middle ages. in its multiple story foundations, one can see something of the evolution and development of this important ancient city.
The apartment itself offers top of the range ultra-modern facilities. It is a self-contained studio including architect designed kitchen and designer bathroom fittings. It also benefits from a 7m2 mezzanine sleeping area with a full-size orthopedic mattress that allows comfortable main room floor space.
( Please note that the access to the bed is by a steep wooden ladder so it is not recommended for people with mobility issues. The entrance to the shower is also narrow and it is not advisable for people with mobility issues related to size).
You can relax watching a movie on your flat-screen TV or read a book on a Le Corbusier sofa after a magic day walking through Perigueux or eat dinner on an Eero Saarinen dining set surrounded by the exposed old stone fireplace and walls.

LOCATION

Sarlat : 65 km.
Lascaux : 50 km.
Brantôme : 30 km.
Bergerac : 48 km.
Saint-Emilion : 85 km.
Centre 50 m.
River : 300 m.

The apartment has been tastefully renovated - and is a perfect base from which to explore the historic city of Périgueux and the surrounding "Perigord" region, an area deservedly known for its beauty, its sites of interest and, most particularly, for its gastronomic reputation. Périgueux is classed as a 'City of Art and of History', with its Gallo-Roman remains, its beautifully preserved old town and its magnificent Saint-Front-Cathedral. Inviting colourful markets where you will enjoy the distinctive aromas and perfumes of local products - truffles, 'cepes' mushrooms, walnuts, wine.. and where the summer festival of events from Mime to Jazz takes place. Excellent advice and a list of recommended addresses available.