La Laiterie

Le Manoir de Tachau
47120 St Sernin de Duras


La Laiterie is a cottage in the grounds of Le Manoir de Tachau. It has recently been refurbished to a high standard. and is available to let for a minimum of three months.

La Laiterie Gardens
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40 Km


100 Km

Train Stations:


23 Km

Ste Foy le Grande

22 Km


St Malo

600 Km

La Laiterie is situated in the grounds of Le Manoir de Tachau in the tiny hamlet of Tachau,  1km from the village of Lubersac. It is surounded by vine yards and plum  orchards in rolling countryside. Duras, a charming Bastide town, is 4km away. In the town there is a supermarket, bars, restaurants, a Tabac, two boulangeries,a good butcher,an emporium selling items from fishing tackle, shoes,and outdoor clothing and a bank.

Market day day is Monday.

Summer night markets July  and August.




Golf, horse riding, canoeing, boat trips, walking, cycling, bird watching,tennis at St Sernin (hard courts) 3km. Music and jazz at Monteton twenty minutes away (in the summer). Anglican church services at Monteton most Sundays.

It is a good area for Vide Greniers and Brocante fairs.

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Has a refurbished kitchen which is separate from the sitting and dinning areas.

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Down stairs WC and hand wash basin. The sitting area is spacious and comfortable with freeview TV. the dinning table seats six. A high capacity pellet stove provides heating.

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The mezzanine can sleep two (single beds which can be removed) or be used as another sitting area or study.

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Two double bedrooms with views over the vineyards.

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The shower room has a shower, large heated towel rail. hand wash basin and WC.

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The swimming pool is a good size with views of the vineyards.

  • WIFI, loan of printer available, DVD player. Freeview TV.

  • Heating: high capacity pellet burning stove, electric heaters.

  • Hotplates , oven, microwave, dishwasher. Cutlery

  • Fridge, separate chest freezer. Plates, pots and pans etc.

  • Towels, bedding.

  • Washing machine.

  • Swimming pool, parking. Patio outside La Laiterie front door, outside furniture, cushions etc.

  • No smoking in the cottage.

  • Not suitable for pets or children.

This property is very suitable for professional couples that can work from home.

Older active people looking to re-locate to France.

Or... friends that just want to get away for space, peace and quite.





per calendar month

  • Two months rent payable in advance as deposit.

  • Breakage deposit, payable two weeks before occupancy, €400. Returnable on departure.

  • First month rent paid on arrival.

  • 30 days per month cycle with anniversary date set as arrival date.

  • This property is available for long lets twelve months of the year.

  • Shortest let three months. 


  • Is a spacious one bedroom gite on one level. It has been recently refurbished, is very suitable for older couples,and is available July and August only. 

  • Further details on request.


price per/week