Categories: Historic/Listed properties Waterfronts Watermills Businesses
Location: Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, FranceClick Here for detailed information on France)
A delightful 13th century renovated former water mill. The property includes an independent three bedroom apartment and the main house with beautiful reception rooms and seven en-suite bedrooms and a large terrace overlooking the river.
At the end of a beautiful driveway bordered by trees, this stunning 13th century former water mill sits in 4.5ha of parkland on the outskirts of a pretty village with all amenities within walking distance. It is conveniently located in easy reach of two international airports and the long, white sandy Mediterranean beaches.
The mill has been extended over the centuries and recently renovated to a very high standard, currently offering luxury B&B accommodation.
The old water mill dates back to the 13th century, and straddles the stream which still flows underneath the house today. With many original features preserved, including marble fireplaces, solid oak doors, terracotta or parquet floors and exposed stone walls and beams, this property has much charm and character.
The property offers approximately 720m² living space on three levels. The basement – Old Mill Apartment has entrance with terracotta floor, three corridors, boiler room, living room with stone chimney, fully equipped and fitted kitchen, storage cupboard, three bedrooms, shower room, WC and bathroom. Also cellar, old mill space, technical room and mill course fall room.
The ground floor had entrance hall, library with beautiful parquet floor, living room with stone floor, office with original terracotta tiles, dining room with parquet floor, fully equipped and fitted kitchen with open fireplace, laundry room, two bedrooms and two shower rooms.
The first floor has landing and corridor, master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and dressing room, bedroom with marble bathroom, bedroom with shower room, bedroom with en-suite marble bathroom and terrace, bathroom and dressing room. The second floor is the attic and used for storage.
Outside in front of the living room is a large terrace overlooking the canal, the grounds and the 17m x 7m infinity swimming pool with patio area surrounding it. Pool house.
Set in private park of 4.5 hectares with fruit trees, weeping willows, 200 poplar trees, cherry & olive trees, a beautiful alley of century-old planes trees, vegetable garden as well as many flowers, including a small lavender field.
This property is in perfect condition and benefits from oil central heating, air conditioning, an alarm system, main water and sewerage, electric gates. The original two millstones (for grinding corn when it was a working water mill) are still on display in the apartment hallway.
This large and really beautiful property could be used either as a luxurious family home or to continue the profitable luxury B&B business (currently in 5 bedrooms and the apartment).
The village is within walking distance and has all amenities including bars and restaurants. The city of Avignon is a short drive away and an international airport and the beaches are both within an hour drive.
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