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Le Moulin du Rateau

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    Mill with River room terrace visible
    Mill with River room terrace visible
    Mill with River room terrace visible
    Old cart route down to the mill
    Mill with bridge over the millstream in foreground
    Donkeys on the bridge
    River Combade above the mill
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
    The Mill is the last of 16 watermills on the River Combade, a top category trout river, situated just above its confluence with the River Vienne, accessed by a 200m driveway lined with acacia, lime and cherry trees. A secluded location which cannot be overlooked in summer, including orchard, woodland and meadows, usually home to 3 rare breed donkeys. There are terraces facing south,east and west offering sun or shade at all times of day. The accommodation is arranged on 2 floors for up to 7 people with a further split level bedroom for larger groups. Without leaving your holiday home, you can explore the surrounding 3 hectares, cool down in the river, commune with the donkeys, observe the buzzards, nuthatches and woodpeckers, or simply relax and listen to the gurgling of the millstream. Su... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (15)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (17)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(5)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Day room:- corner kitchen, door to fishpond, dining area, door to meadow terrace. Corner fireplace with media area adjacent comprising TV / video / DVD / Ipod dock / CDplayer / HiFi / battery charger. 3 sofas seating 9 one of which is a double sofa bed.
    River room overlooking millstream and river with entrance door,old mill workings, dining area for 6 people, double doors to river terrace & barbecue, wood burning stove with 2 settees and 2 armchairs seating 9 people. Stairs to bedrooms, door to day room.
    Bedroom 1: double bed and en-suite, views over the millstream & river.
    Bedroom 2: double water bed and single bed, views over the river.
    Bedroom 3: 3 single beds (waterbed), double sofa bed and en-suite, views to the river and orchard.
    En-suite to bedroom 1 with shower, WC and hand...
    Listing #HL187739 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Spring Weeks 3 May 2014 18 Jul 2014 7 nights
    Summer Weeks 19 Jul 2014 29 Aug 2014 7 nights
    Autumn weeks 30 Aug 2014 19 Sep 2014 7 nights
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The price is calculated from a base of 2 persons, the maximum capacity is 15 persons.
    For Spring / Autumn weeks :To the base price of £250 add £25 per additional person (15 persons £620).
    For Summer Weeks weeks :To the base price of £400 add £25 per additional person (15 persons £770).
    Preferred payment method is by Internet bank transfer or bank counter credit which incur no charges.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Limoges Bellegarde: 40.0 km
    Railway: St Denis-des-Murs: 1.0 km
    Ferry: Le Havre: 590.0 km
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.0 km.
    Nearby cities
    Dordogne Gites (1,362)
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English first
ffion p
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

The Moulin du Rateau was the perfect place to stay for us, as 14 young people its hard to find anyone who will trust you enough to let you rent their house, so we were really pleased to find this one. Janet and Wesley who showed us around when we got there and were on standby if anything went wrong... more

Fleet, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012

The mill is very spacious and well equipped and in a lovely setting. more

Perth, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 8 July 2012 for a stay in May 2012

Great place to stay, in really peaceful and lovely surroundings. The only drawback was the lack of wardrobe space in the bedrooms. more

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Listed since : Sep 2011
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