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Watermill near Rented

9 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Saint-Ouen-en-Champagne

Country house of 200sqm with swimming pool in the river 'the Vègre'

Mill tastefully renovated by the owners, with a heated swimming pool (10x5) and doubly protected by a barrier and a cover (as updated standards) located in St Ouen en Champagne, a few kiliomètres of Praise and 25 km Le Mans .

In a green without vis-à-vis (the second building visible in the photos is an uninhabited barn), bordered by a river current.

On the ground floor: large living room with windows overlooking the river, wood burning fireplace, living room, dining room

A small lounge, radio, TV, wood burning fireplace.

Contemporary kitchen: microwave, oven catalysis, large refrigerator, dishwasher.

A room with 180 new bedding

Bathrooms include double sink, tub, large shower, toilet


Upstairs: Bedroom with 140 new beds, closet, bathroom with shower, toilet, river view.

Room with 160 new beds, cupboards, wardrobes, river view.

Room with 180 new beds, teak bathroom, double basin, bath, WC; river view.

TV room, reading, river view.

Washing machine.

  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 April, 2016
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based on 9 holidaymaker reviews

Watermill near Rented
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
Somerset, UK

Wonderful house and environment

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at the Watermill in late July this year and were greatly impressed with both the house and it's setting. The photographs on the website do not do it justice. The house is tastefully furnished and more than enough space to accommodate the four adults and two youngsters who made up our party. The cutlery,crockery and furnishings were of a high quality and the three sittings rooms(one with tv was upstairs which worked extremely well for us). The outside space was well kept and the pool was brilliant. The pool was cleaned early morning on four days although it did't appear to need it but is an indication of the care which Stephane has about the property.Lovely outside spaces to dine and catch the sun. One of the best rentals we have had in twenty years of visits to France.

Good shopping at a nearby and convenient Super U and a terrific boulangerie in nearby Loue.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Impressive, well renovated old Mill house

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week in this beautiful old Mill house that is situated in a very quiet pretty rural location not far from Le Mans. The house was excellent and far exceeded the description above and now includes a newly installed heated pool which proved fantastic fun for everyone especially the kids. The Mill stream that runs next to the property also proved to be great fun, there is a 2 person canoe – well one adult & 2/3 kids possibly – and you can paddle easily along the shallow water past fields and past many cows, I also saw a Hoopoe which made my day! We also (well the kids) caught many small fish and some crayfish (I think the native variety?) which may have been tasty but we put them back, the responsible thing to do. The property has everything that’s needed and more – it’s a very easy house to enjoy. Le Mans is only 30 minutes away and is a beautiful city with many things to do, including a spectacular evening light show all around the old city, well worth seeing (use the tram from the University – runs to the small hours). The owner is very pleasant and leaves you alone although lives close by and I’m sure would be willing to help in any situation. Enjoy.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Vancouver, BC, Canada

Absolutely fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Exceeded our expectations - which were high already, based on the photos - on all fronts; charming house, beautifully and tastefully modernized, quiet, relaxing, sublime, sitting next to a creek. Lovely pool just completed. All that, and the owners are the nicest people you could hope to meet. We did not want to leave...... We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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moment parfait dans cadre parfait

  • 5 of 5

Un week-end entre amis parfait en partie grâce à cet endroit magnifique.

Les chambres sont spacieuses, la literie de qualité supérieure, avec salles d'eau (dont l'une pour laquelle nous sommes tout de même rentrés à 8 sans problème dans une même douche pour tester)

La cuisine et équipement sont neufs et complets pour tous les repas que l'on souhaite faire.

Soirées au coin de la cheminée à refaire le monde dans ce havre de paix.

Les services (canoé et accessoires pour la pêche) mis à dispositions sont un complément vraiment appréciables.

La piscine est jolie et sécurisée, parfait pour les familles avec enfants.

Il ne manque plus que le petit terrain de pétanque pour nous combler mais vraiment parce qu'il faut trouver quelque chose.

Encore un grand grand merci aux propriétaires pour leur extrême gentillesse et disponibilité.

Une très bonne adresse à retenir que nous avons hâte de retrouver et que nous recommandons vivement

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Un séjour formidable

  • 5 of 5

Le moulin est un havre de paix caché dans la verdure. La maison spacieuse est très bien équipée et très confortable.

La piscine chauffée est un régal . Nous avons passé un séjour hélas trop court mais excellent !

Merci aux propriétaires pour leur disponibilité et gentillesse. Nous recommandons cette location à des amis .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Un havre de paix

  • 5 of 5

Encore un week-end entre amis parfait et cette demeure charmante y contribue fortement.

Les services mis à dispositions sont digne d'un grand hotel.

Chambres spacieuses, et aménagement de qualité.

Cuisine et équipement qui en rendrait jaloux plus d'un.

Piscine jolie et sécurisée, parfait pour les familles avec enfants.

Il ne manque plus que le petit terrain de pétanque pour nous combler, après une petite partie de pêche rendu possible par le biai de la rivière attenant à la demeure.

Encore merci aux propriétaires pour leurs gentillesse et superbe accueil.

Une très bonne adresse à retenir qui nous lassera jamais.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
aerodrome du Mans
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Mareil en Champagne
Nearest Ferry
150 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
23 Kilometres
Sablé sur Sarthe 18 trous
Nearest Train
19 Kilometres
sablé sur sarthe
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
A11 Le mans rennes sortie N°1 Sablé
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
150 Kilometres
Car: necessary

18 hole golf course in Sable sur Sarthe at 25km, trout fishing on courses booked 3 km, riding club and tennis at 5 km. Close to major national forests (Great Charnie 1500 ha Sille Le Guillaume 3000ha) for family walks on marked paths.

Loire Valley region at 1 hour 30 minutes.

Many visits nearby: The Mancelles Alps Fresnay sur Sarthe, Sille-le-Guillaume, St. Leonard Wood, St. Céneri the Gerei, Sainte-Suzanne (one of the most beautiful villages in France), Jublains (Gallo-Roman site )

Solesmes Abbey.

30 minutes of the 24 Hours of Le Mans


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Saint-Ouen-en-Champagne, Sarthe

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

ménage £89
Draps-serviette/ Chambre £18
Refundable Damage Deposit £1,115

Un acompte de 30% est exigé à la réservation

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Saint-Ouen-en-Champagne in Pays de la Loire

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 200 m²
Location Type:
  • river
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    - Bath with Shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Bowling center
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Hydrotherapy
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Mill renovated with ecological materials (lime, hemp wool etc.) and respectful of history, this existing mill before 1789.

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