A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Dordogne, France

2017 / Episode 2 on 18 July 2017

Episode 2

Jane and Jilly from Brighton want to seize the day and buy a holiday home they can escape to at a moment’s notice in the picturesque Dordogne region of South West France. So, with a budget of £100,000, Laura Hamilton leaves no stone unturned, showing the couple five incredible properties, but which one will have them reaching for their chequebook?
Property 1: Three-bedroom stone property in Bergerac

Property 1:

Three-bedroom stone property in Bergerac

A three-bedroom property in Bergerac, near Sigoules/Thenac. This two-storey property has a 90 sqm habitable surface along with a spacious garage, with french doors giving access to the south terrace and the garden (www.arcadimmo.com)

Property 2: Renovated two-bedroom property in Duras

Property 2:

Renovated two-bedroom property in Duras

Property 2 is a recently restored stone village house in the Duras area. It comes with 110sqm of habitable space along with 471 sqm of a garden with stunning views across the valley and fruit trees (www.duras-immobilier.com)

Property 3: Three-bedroom town house in Bergerac

Property 3:

Three-bedroom town house in Bergerac

A picturesque three-bedroom town house in the Bergerac area with 84sqm of habitable space, quaint balconies and close to local shops and restaurants (www.cad-immo.com).

Property 4: Three-bedroom stone cottage in Duras

Property 4:

Three-bedroom stone cottage in Duras

Property 4 is an old stone restored cottage located in a quiet hamlet near Duras. It comes with approximately 135 sqm of habitable space, 330 sqm of land and its own swimming pool (www.duras-immobilier.com)

Property 5: Three-bedroom village house in Bourgougnague

Property 5:

Three-bedroom village house in Bourgougnague

A three-bedroom fully furnished village house in Bourgougnague within easy reach of local shops, bars and restaurants close to the bastide town of Eymet, including a garden with stunning views (http://www.agence-eleonor.com/)