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Large Modern Villa for 10 Talloires nr Lake

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Superb property sleeps 10 with 4 beds 3 bath gardens on river 500m to lake

This unique home is a converted 16th century mill formerly powered by a water-wheel and now converted into a superb property full of charms and features, sitting above a stream and 5mn walk from Lake Annecy, in Angon next to Talloires. The house features a spacious and bright lounge and 3 large sofas and fireplace; a large dining table and a modern american kitchen. There are 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 2 large gardens and terrace overlooking the stream. We are 5mn walk to lake and cycling lane.

"La Scierie" ("Sawmill") is a converted 16th century wood-cutting mill formerly powered by a water-wheel. The property sits above its own Alpine stream and in close proximity to the cascading waterfall of Angon. This luxurious property has retained many of its charming features including the large outer water-wheel, internal iron wheel mechanisms and cutting saw. Located in the picture postcard hamlet of Angon, Talloires.

The property is set on three levels. The ground level is a very large, open plan space with three large sofas, large dining table and high-spec, modern open-plan kitchen with significant cooking area and breakfast bar. There is also a separate W.C and bedroom on this floor with en-suite shower room. The first floor has three bedrooms 2 double and one family room sleeping 2-4 people. One bedroom has an en-suite bathroom (and separate access to the en-suite from the landing), one bedroom with en-suite shower room, one W.C.

The lower ground floor has a utility room and access to the bar room which contains the inner workings of the water wheel. This house is a very social space, particularly on the ground floor.There is also a bar area on the lower ground floor if the adults want time away from the children in the evening. One of the balconies is very large and connects the ground floor via a bridge to the upper garden (there is an upper and lower garden) with relaxed seating and dining areas.

Guests can access all outdoor spaces and internally except for the lower ground floor bedroom which is for the owners use only.

Claude and Michelle will be available at any time to offer recommendations and assistance .

The property is set in a very Beautiful old character village , a 5 minute walk to lake Annecy . A Stream runs right alongside the property and winds it way down to the lake . It is a quiet peaceful setting.

There is room for 2 small cars or one big car in the shingle driveway just around the corner from the front door . Otherwise parking is on Route des Vignes .

* please note a security deposit is charged after the time of booking . This money is refunded after departure.

More Details
Registration Number : 6472552

Property Manager
Michelle and Claude
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2018

About Michelle and Claude

Michelle and Claude manage and rent the property on behalf of its British owners. Respectively Kiwi and French, they are fully bilingual and experienced and will go above and beyond to satisfy your expectations. Don't hesitate to call!

Why Michelle and Claude chose Talloires

For those in search for elegance and comfort and the peace and quiet of the small French village, yet with all the urban facilities (shops and urban entertainement) on your door step and of course the amazing outdoor activities that Lake Annecy and the Aravis mountains have to offer (cycling, climbing, Watersport, airborne sports, skiing, trekking and exploring....amongst so many)

What makes this house unique

Amazing spaces, both external and internal; elegant, luxurious and exclusive; combining tradition and modern; great location.

Guestbook comments from the manager

A converted watermill nestled in the mountain but within walking distance of the lake this property is without a doubt unique and a real find for any nature lovers. The sound of a waterfall right beside the property creates a feeling of tranquility and the panoramic views from the spacious balcony are breathtaking. Luxurious fixtures and fittings it really is a home from home to suit all year round - big fireplace for winter visitors and plenty of patio furniture and outdoor space for summer visitors. Congratulations to the owners for preserving the mechanics of the watermill inside the property for all to see - it's amasing. The town of Annecy is a short car drive away and definitely worth a visit. The lake and mountains are out of this world. It really is a special place - I didn't want to leave.
Oct 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Talloires in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 separate toilets
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Room #1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Room #2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Room #3 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Room #4 - 1 Double Bed
  • There are 4 bedroom(s)!
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Large Modern Villa for 10 Talloires nr Lake
average rating of 4.5 based on 8 reviews

Company Trip to Annecy Film Festival

  • 5 of 5

The house was gorgeous and in a great location. Michelle and Claude were extremely responsive and always available, prior to booking and during our stay.

We would absolutely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed the house and its beautiful location, and hope to be able to welcome you back here again! Claude & Michelle
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Beautiful house near Lac D'Annency

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house in the middle of a very small village. It was a very short walk to a very nice public been. You could walk to a the bigger village right next door which had all the services that you need and was very picturesque. A great base for all sorts of outdoor activities. Check out the canyoning trips that start right outside our door!

The outdoor area, in the summer, was great for hanging out and the in the evening the outdoor dining was great. The creek running right outside the property added a wonderful element to the stay

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent excellent house

  • 4 of 5

Just what we wanted, although one family room sleeps 4, but wasn't problem. Great space in living areas and good sympathetic attention from reps nearby when necessary

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the fabulous spaces!
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We enjoyed our stay in the beautiful house.

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely time in Angon. We really enjoyed the beautiful house. It was complete, everything was available. The area is perfect: water, mountains and sun. We loved the garden of the house, with sun all day and the big covered terrass with lounge set.

We had a wonderful time with 10 people.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed this very beautiful house in its unique location!
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Car: recommended

Located in a beautiful little village, quiet and typical but 100m from cycle lane around the lake and 300m to the lakefront, beach and marina to boat hire and water sports. Great little restaurants nearby and basic grocieries available from the local camping sites stores.


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