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Luxury Apartment in Water Mill, Terrace, Pool, Garden, River, Medieval Town

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Last updated: 07/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Semur-en-Auxois apartment description

Entrance Hall and Cave.
First Floor:
Large open plan sitting room comprising modern kitchen and dining table, furnishings modern and French antiques. Glass doors onto Private Terrace over looking the pretty millpond, a lovely lush meadow and ancient woodland, great for picnics and shade beside the riverbank.
The Terrace is equipped with teak table and chairs, is south facing, lovely for breakfasting, dining and relaxing while listening to the gentle flow of water over the millrace.
Laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board etc.
Master Bedroom with king size bed, en-suite bathroom, bath, shower, lavatory & twin basins, dressing room.

Second Floor:
Second Double Bedroom has a king size bed with en-suite bathroom.
Third Twin Bedroom has twin beds with en-suite bathroom.

Swimming Pool - Is open from 1st June - 21st September, it is shared pool and has changing rooms, showers and loungers.

Bicycles are provided at your own risk

Parking in Bay no 4 to rear.


Semur-en-Auxois is a small welcoming fortress town in the Cote d'or, the heart of Burgundy. It sits on a rocky bluff, an extraordinarily beautiful town full of cobbled lanes, medieval gateways and ancient gardens cascading down to the River Armançon.

The inscription above the archway leading to the oldest part of the town was inscribed in 1552 and translates as 'The people of Semur take great pleasure in meeting strangers.' The people of Semur are just as welcoming today as they were the inscription was done all those years ago.

All roads lead to place Notre-Dame, a handsome square dominated by the large thirteenth-century church of Notre-Dame characterized by its huge entrance porch and the narrowness of its nave.

Further down the street in front of the church and off to the left you come to the four sturdy towers of Semur's once powerful castle, all that is left after the main walls of the fortress was dismantled in 1602. You can then explore the winding streets around the castle – there's scarcely a street in this lovely little town without some building of note – and then continue down to the delightful stretch of river between the Pont des Minimes and the Pont Joly, from where there's a dramatic view of the town.

Semur-en-Auxois is less than an hours drive from the beautiful and historical city Dijon, the capital city of Burgundy and from Beaune, famous for its wine and the enchanting Hospices de Beaune.

It is within easy reach of the auto route du Soleil (A6) and is only about 3 hours drive from Paris Charles de Gaulle
airport and the high-speed train (Eurostar/TGV) from London or Paris. .Then using SNCF you can travel from Paris to Montbard or Dijon. There are car hire facilities at Dijon Station e.g. National Alamo & Budget,
Parking - Parking 1 car only is provided in bay 4 at the back of the mill. Extra parking is on the street.
Parking - parking is provided for 1 car and must be used at all times - Bay 4 at the back of the mill. Additional parking is available on the street.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 300 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • An iPod dock is provided and well stocked dvd and book library. The Burgundian Fireplace is a feature only, not for lighting! Parking - parking is provided for 1 car and must be used at all times - Bay no 4 at the rear of the mill. Additional parking is available on the street. The Pool- is shared with the other owners living in the mill and is open from 1st June - 21st September....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books For Adults
              • Radio
              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • Books

              Theme

              • Luxury
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Live Theater
              • Churches
              • Restaurants
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Forests
              • Museums
              • Pond
              • Ruins
              • Cinemas

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Scenic Drives
              • Horseback Riding
              • Bird Watching
              • Sight Seeing

              local services and businesses

              • Medical Services
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • ATM/Bank

              Location Type

              • Rural
              • Town

              sports and adventure activities

              • Golf
              • Cycling
              • Hiking
              • Tennis
              • Fishing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Heating
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Fireplace
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • PC
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Local Maps
                      • Internet
                      • Computer Available
                      • Parking
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Hair Dryer

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Grill
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Toaster
                      • Freezer
                      • Blender
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Stove
                      • Dishwasher

                      Outside

                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Terrace
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Bicycles
                      • Lawn / Garden

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Outdoor Pool

                          property descriptor

                              • Terraced
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Summer
                              Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                              7 night min stay

                              €1,500
                              Autumn
                              Sep 1 - Nov 2
                              7 night min stay

                              €1,400
                              Spring
                              Mar 1 - May 31
                              7 night min stay

                              €1,400
                              My Standard Rate
                              7 night min stay

                              €1,400

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
                              • Taxes Included

                              Notes:

                              When booking a non-reundable deposit will be charged.

                              A refundable damage deposit of €200 is to be paid when paying the balance 6 weeks prior to your arrival.

                              There are no other fees.


                              Cancellation policy:

                              Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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                              Last updated: 07/09/2014
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                              Location

                              275 Kilometres
                              Nearest Airport
                              Charles De Gaulle Airport, Paris
                              555 Kilometres
                              Nearest Ferry
                              Calais Port, Car Ferry Terminal, Calais, France
                              19 Kilometres
                              Nearest Train
                              Montbard, France
                              35 Kilometres
                              Nearest Motorway
                              A6
                              1.7 Kilometres
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Le Saint Vernier, Rue du Bourg Voisin
                              46 Kilometres
                              Nearest Golf
                              Hotel-Golf Chateau de Chailly, Pouilly-en Auxois
                              1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Restaurant les Minimes, Rue des Vaux

                              Car: Recommended

                              Welcome to our corner of Paradise, Semur-en-Auxois in the department of the Cote d'Or, Burgundy the region world famous for it's wonderful wines.

                              Moulin Brazillier is a sympathetically converted water mill and sits beneath the ramparts of a beautiful medieval town. Typical Burgundian restaurants and pubs are a short walk away. It boasts it's own shared swimming pool, 5 acres of secluded meadow and garden with its mill race running through. Our wing has a built in private terrace over looking the river, wildlife abounds.

                              Semur-en- Auxois, the historic capital of Auxois, has the charm of a medieval city with turrets and ramparts dating from 13th century. Legend says that Hercules built Semur at the time of his return to Spain. It is a 5 minute walk into the centre of the town where there are restaurants, delicatessens, shops, cafes and, most importantly, boulangeries for fresh croissants daily. For the energetic we provide bicycles!

                              Semur-en-Auxois is a small welcoming fortress town that sits on a rocky bluff, an extraordinarily beautiful town full of cobbled lanes, medieval gateways and ancient gardens cascading down to the river Armançon. There is a quaint old theatre, cinema, and museum featuring a library which has a fantastic collection of illuminated manuscripts and early printed books. There is an open air market in the centre on Sunday mornings. There are also tennis courts in the town and, further afield, a golf course at the Chateaux de Chailly (Pouilly-en-Auxois), 25 minutes by car. Wine and cheese are produced locally. This is the land of rolling countryside and canals, perfect for cycling and hiking.

                              Visit - Flavingy, where the film 'Chocolat' (author Joanne Harris) was filmed and starred Johnny Depp and Juliette Binoche. Beaune is a must for all wine lovers, visit the 'Hospice de Beaune' and travel along the 'Route de Vin' the vineyards are spectacular and especially interesting during the 'Vendage'. Chablis to the North is for world beating white wines. The Abbey of Fontenay, a former Cistercian abbey, is one of the oldest in Europe and a World Heritage site. Vézelay was a major medieval pilgrimage destination on the way to St Jacques de Compostella, the abbey claims to guard the relics of St. Mary Magdalen. Chateau Epoisses also famous for it's pungent and luscious cheese is only a short drive (or cycle) and there are numerous other interesting and fascinating chateaux nearby. Dijon, the capital, is essential to visit. The architecture is breathtaking, there are just so many beautiful buildings and old streets, follow the 'Owl Walk', and the market on Fridays is wonderful too. It is the friendliest provincial capital in France.

                              For Gourmands - Le Cheval Blanc, in Alise-Sainte-Reine, traditional and good and also not as heavy on the wallet as these! Restaurant Bernard Loiseau in Saulieu. Still evocative of three star chef ‘Bernard Loiseau’ is a 35 min drive but well worth the journey! Abbaye de la Bussière southwards has an exceptional restaurant in it’s cloisters. The abbey is surrounded by a lake and a botanical garden. The grounds! At these prices spend a day. Close by is Chateau Commarin and on the way visit one of the prettiest villages in the region, Châteauneuf-en-Auxois. An evening in the local chateau listening to Ravel was magical and the restaurants are not expensive.

                              This is our home, furnished with paintings and antiques, we love it and hope you will too! For a quiet night or a day by the pool there are well stocked libraries of dvds and books.

                               

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                              • Senur-en-Auxois

                                Senur-en-Auxois

                              • sitting room

                                sitting room

                              • sitting room

                                sitting room

                              • master bedroom

                                master bedroom

                              • guest bedroom

                                guest bedroom

                              • sitting room

                                sitting room

                              • view of the mill and gardens

                                view of the mill and gardens

                              • view of mill race from terrace

                                view of mill race from terrace

                              • view of  meadow from terrace

                                view of meadow from terrace

                              • view from the terrace

                                view from the terrace

                              • the entrance to our apartment

                                the entrance to our apartment

                              • kitchen and dining

                                kitchen and dining

                              • breakfast on the terrace over looking the river

                                breakfast on the terrace over looking the river

                              • master en-suite

                                master en-suite

                              • guest bedroom en-suite

                                guest bedroom en-suite

                              • twin bedroom (en suite)

                                twin bedroom (en suite)

                              • the heated swimming pool

                                the heated swimming pool

                              • view from the terrace

                                view from the terrace

                              • ducks on our weir

                                ducks on our weir

                              €1,400 - €1,500 per week (EUR)
                              4

                              3 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 6

                              View calendar: Updated 07/09/14
                              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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