The property is located in Perigord Vert in the north of the Dordogne. The départment is located in the region of Aquitaine, between the Loire valley and the High Pyrénées named after the river Dordogne that runs through it. The ancient county of Périgord - which roughly corresponds with the Dordogne - dates back to when the area was inhabited by the Gauls, it was home to four tribes, the name for "four tribes" in the Gaulish language was "Petrocore". The area came to be known as Le Périgord and its inhabitants as the Périgordins. There are four Périgords in the Dordogne. "Périgord Vert" (Green Périgord) consists of verdant valleys in a region crossed by many rivers and streams.
The nearest large town is Riberac although the closest town is Verteillac which is approximately 8 minutes by car.