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The Millers House 15C Riverside Mill House

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The charming 15th C Millers House sleeps 6 and overlooks the courtyard
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The charming 15th C Millers House sleeps 6 and overlooks the courtyard
The old pigsty built to look like a chapel is now a woodstore
The ancient mill is now a beautiful ruin
The river Argenton has excellent fishing - tackle is available from the owners
The meadow great for playing games or having picnics next to the river Argenton
View of Bressuire Chateau free to visit and has nice walk by the river Dolo
Le Pont D'Arche which our mill is named after (Le Moulin De L'Arche)
The Willow Garden next to the river Argenton has a stone BBQ and table & chairs for 6
The Lavender Bedroom with comfortable double bed and views of the courtyard
Rear view of The Lavender Bedroom dual aspect window overlooking the willow garden
The new shower in the bathroom, we have excellent water pressure and semi soft water
The new double sink vanity unit in the bathroom, smile
The comfortable double bed in the Attic Family Room
Two single beds in The Attic Family Room which has lovely oak beams
Sitting area in The Attic Room with views over the courtyard to the river and meadow
A peaceful walk in our woodland area is ideal for exercising your dog or children
The oak dining table seats six comfortably
The wood burner stove keeps you cosy on a chilly evening
Siiting comfortably on the large settee in the living room
The small settee and oak sideboard for storage in the living room
The Living Room has seating for 6 and lovely old oak furniture 32in Sat UK TV DVD WiFi
The new fitted kitchen has all mod cons and lots of storage space even a wine rack
The landing has a table and chair ideal for computer users or writing that book
The Veranda Room view of the french windows
Plenty of room to stretch in the King size bed in The Veranda Room
Leather recliner sofa in The Veranda Room to watch the river in comfort or for a little snooze
The new woodburner stove in The Veranda Room to keep you cosy and warm
View of Garden Island and the mill pond from The Veranda Room
Rear view of The Mill showing the veranda
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Overview
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Saint-Clementin, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
New owners Tony & Suzy Welcome you to The Millers House a traditional three-storey miller's home dating from the 15th Century. It adjoins the watermill dating from the 11th Century, situated on the beautiful River Argenton. The tranquil setting offers a relaxing family holiday with opportunities to explore many places of interest including the Loire Valley and its chateaux, the Vendee coast and Green Venice are all within easy reach, there are many family venues to visit and an abundence of good restaurants shops and markets nearby. Or just stay & enjoy the peaceful countryside right outside the door, with many walks and cycle paths starting at the front door. Also fishing on our own stretch of the beautiful River Argenton, and islands.

The Millers House has traditional features such as oak staircases, beams, shutters and cas...
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Listing #HL1337969
About the Owner
Mrs Susan W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We the owners (Tony & Suzy) live on site year round so are always available for advice and assistance. We are always happy to have you join us in the evening, out on the island for a cool glass of wine and to enjoy the evening breeze of off the river. We have provided in your gite an information folder and a drawer full of leaflets and ideas for days out, as well as some local information magazines. But please do not hesitate to ask us if your not sure where to go or what to do.
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Tony and Suzy are so welcoming and attentive. The place is most tastefully decorated and so cosy and yet with plenty of room for a couple and two teenagers. The kids loved sleeping in the "attic", a whole floor to themselves. The kitchen is brilliantly...More

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Management response:Responded 12 September 2016

Thank you for your review we loved having you here at the Moulin and were sorry you could not stay longer but hope to see you again soon xx

Reviewed 24 August 2015

For a start the setting is beautiful - we spent most days at the property enjoying the river, watching the wildlife, kayaking or fishing. That in itself made this a thoroughly relaxing holiday. The peace and quiet and dark nights of the countryside were wonderful....More

Thank Kate H
Management response:Responded 28 August 2015

Hi Kate and family thank you for your lovely review it is much appreciated We loved having you all here and are so glad you enjoyed the peace here We hope to see you all again soon All Best Wishes T&S xxx

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Reviewed 26 May 2015

I would love to leave a terrible review in the hope that it will be available for us when we next visit. But I cant, Its a fantastic place to relax, unwind and enjoy rural France. My wife and kids spent the first 4 weeks...More

Thank John V
Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets welcome max 2 dogs/cats - Smoking outside only - Children must be supervised at all times due to the proximity of the river - Long Let guests pay monthly for their utilities...
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Bathrooms
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 King
    2 Fulls
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
£55
£280
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1 Aug 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
Sorry fully booked
7 nights --
£550
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2 Sep 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
Sorry fully booked
3 nights
£75
£440
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1 Oct 2018 -
28 Feb 2019
Sorry fully booked
28 nights
£100
£280
£500
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
An additional room with King size bed sleeps 2 (a travel cot is also available) leather settee vaulted ceiling with oak beams and a woodburning stove The Veranda room with french windows gives access to the veranda overlooking the river & islands and is available at a cost of 33% of the weekly rate.
Conditions: A non refundable deposit of £200 and a security bond of £200 secures your booking. The balance being payable 4 weeks before arrival. Long Lets min 1 month are available please contact owners for a quote
Short Let Rates are all-inclusive off Electricity, Linens, Towels, T towels & welcome pack Long Lets are none inclusive of electricity gas and wood but does include all linen and towels. Please contact the owners for a quote Discounts may apply. Prices may be subject to change at anytime at the advertisers discretion
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About the neighbourhood
Pretty countryside with many wayside chapels on ancient routes to Compostella in Spain. Argenton Les Vallees is an ancient small town with river and a lake excellent for walks. Bressuire boasts a fine chateau with art exhibitions and riverside walk, and is home to an international Highland games event. A new centre, the Bocapole, stages shows and diverse entertainments, a cinema and bowling alley. There are several cinemas and theatres and many local fairs, markets, music events and restaurants. Thouars, Samaur, Cholet & Niort have large markets and museums.
Locally there is bowling, canoeing, swimming, riding and tennis. Private fishing on our own stretch of the Argenton with use of a rowing boat.
Getting around
We are out in the sticks surrounded by beautiful countryside, with the lovely river Argenton running through our grounds. You can walk or cycle to the nearest village's and restaurant/bars. There is also an old disused train track now a cycle route going into Bressuire and Nuiel Les Aubiers.
It is advisable to have a car at your disposal if you wish to travel around the area as there are no bus's or trains in our village (St Clementin) The nearest are at Bressuire approx. 15km away.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Nantes 90 km - Poitiers 94 km: 90.0 km
Ferry: St Malo 280 km - Caen 316 km - Calais 580 km: 280.0 km
Airlines: EasyJet, Flybe and Ryanair from UK and Eire to Poitiers, Nantes, Angers, Tours and La Rochelle
Ferries: Brittany ferries from Portsmouth, Plymouth, Poole. Try Ferry Savers for cheaper options and LD lines also try Dieppe, le Havre, Boulogne, Calais & Dunkirk.
Train: Nearest TGV stations are Angers and Poitiers.
Book ahead and substantial discounts may apply.
Why not fly to Paris CDG and train to nearest station (Bressuire)
Car hire: Available at airports, railway stations and locally.
Collection service available by prior agreement contact owners for advice and cost.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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