Beautifully converted Water Mill with heated "Plunge Pool" dating in
parts to medieval times, offers comfortable out of the ordinary self
catering accommodation for up to 6 people. Set in its own gardens
and parkland surrounded by meandering streams, bar/restaurant just a
short stroll up the valley. With the medieval town of Melle within
minutes the situation is quite lovely. The very discreet French and
English owners who live in one end of the Mill are on hand for help
and advice. Easy access to La Rochelle, Golden beaches, Marais
Poitevin ( Green Venice ) , Cognac, Futuroscope, Puy de Fou, Monkey
Valley and much more.
The Water Mill which has been renovated and furnished to a very high
standard and consists of : The ' machine room ' which has a stone
flagged floor, oak beams and the original ( 18th century )
illuminated mill workings, all recently restored. There are
comfortable armchairs & settee, CD player & radio, books & games. A
wide hardwood staircase leads to the first floor bedrooms.
The ' Oak room ' with the old mill stones embedded in the floor has
a comfortable double bed, TV with DVD player & en suite shower room,
wc, hand basin and annex ' Millers room ' with a 3/4 'lit bateau and
1 single bed which can also be accessed by its own private balcony.
A third double bedroom, has a TV video with en suite Jacuzzi bath,
separate WC & host's a four poster bed and a single bed. All
bedrooms are equipped with electric fans to keep you cool in the hot
summer months. A fully fitted kitchen has been installed in the
original mill race where you can even feed the fish, which come up
the tunnel quite impressive ! Large work surfaces with double sink,
microwave/grill, washing machine and large fridge/freezer. Covered
eating area, and separate WC, washbasin.
Terrestrial TV, Video, Radio, CD System, Board Games, Table Tennis,
Tennis Court. On site facilities :- Closed children's garden with
heated circular plunge pool (5m x 1.2m) a covered eating area, baby
sitting , evening meals, boules, badminton pitch, table tennis,