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Old Stone Watermill on River W/ Pool = August 2014 Dates 20% Price Reduction

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Large - 6 Bedroom house - ideal for 2 families

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Last updated: 06/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

St.-Jean-du-Gard house description

This 18th Century Watermill with a private swimming pool is located in a peaceful rural area with over 10 acres of private land, boarding the Gardon River, at the foothills of the Cevennes Mountains. The property is fully equipped with wireless internet, DVD and CD player as well as a large loaded kitchen and full size washer/dryer. The Gardon River flows across the property, 200 steps from the house. If you are looking for a peacefully retreat and love nature this is the place for you. This house has been rented for over 10 years all guest agree the location is amazing. We have worked hard to keep this place up to date and well maintained with a traditional feel but modern conveniences including wireless internet, dishwasher, large outdoor grill and industrial stove top.


Art and Photography Workshop: We offer organized Art and Photography workshops on specific dates from the West Mill property. The pricing for these are all inclusive including, instruction by a full-time instructor, lodging at the West Mill, 3-course meals prepared by local host family and transportation to local excursions. If you are interested in the workshops please inquire about dates and prices. For more info see:
www.TheWestMill.com

Upcoming workshops:
**George Munday from Ireland - Photograph - Oct 2-9, 2010 1400 Euros, 3 SPACES LEFT, BOOK NOW**
**Eileen Pestorius from Austin, Texas - Painting - May 14-28, 2011 - $2,900**

Property Type

  • House
  • 250 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

          Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Orange - Upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

            toilet in seperate room...moreless

          • Blue - Downstairs: toilet, shower

            washer & dryer...moreless

          • Yellow - Exterior: toilet, shower

            exterior entrance...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • TV is small and for use only with DVD player This property contains steps both inside (4 steps between upper and lower levels) and outside (many steps from pool area/patio to river) and not suitable for handicap or those with difficultly walking. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

                  • Waterfront

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Spelunking
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Rafting
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Golf
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Room
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 10 people

                      General

                      • Telephone
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Computer Available
                      • Parking
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided

                      Kitchen

                      • Kitchen
                      • Grill
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Freezer
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave

                      Outside

                      • Barbecue
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Terrace

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Outdoor Pool
                      • Private Pool

                      property descriptor

                          • Detached
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          High Season
                          Jul 28 - Aug 31, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          €2,900
                          Medium/High Season
                          Sep 1 - Sep 27, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          €1,600
                          Low Season
                          Sep 29 - May 30, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          €275
                          €800 €1,900
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit €600
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Linens and towels are included for free in the rental price

                          Cleaning upon vacating property is included for free in the rental price

                          OFF SEASON LONG-TERM RENTAL AS LOW AS 475 Euros per week (1900 Euros per month)

                          We are always interested in long-term rentals for off season (September - May). Over the years we have had families come and rent our property throughout the winter and sent their child


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                          Last updated: 06/10/2014
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                          Location

                          50 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          Nimes
                          40 Kilometres
                          Nearest Train
                          Uzes
                          50 Metres
                          Nearest Beach
                          Camargue
                          5 Kilometres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Saint-Jean-du-Gard
                          2 Kilometres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Mialet

                          Car: Recommended

                          The house is located five minutes for a traditional French town of Saint Jean du Gard, which still has outdoor market on Tuesdays. It also is close to the Pont du Gard (famous Roman aqueduct - 45 minutes), the town of Anduze (25 minutes), Uzes (40 minutes) and within 1-2 hours of the larger towns of Nimes, Avignon, Montpellier, Marseilles, Aix-en-Provence and Arles. The house is situated in the Languedoc-Rousillion region on the boarder of Provence. This region is know for it's winemaking with lots of local vineyards and cooperatives and other artisans food and arts. The house 'guide book' is compiled with lots of notes from pass guest about the restaurants and actives they enjoyed on their visit.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1999

                          About the owner: I am an American that lived in London, England for 4 years and feel in love with France. I have owned and loved the West Mill for over a decade and it is my home away for home. My two children both speak French and enjoy it with me. I current live in Falls Church, Virginia in the Washington DC area.

                          Why the Owner Chose St.-Jean-du-Gard:
                          Everyone falls in love with the 'situation' of this property. A historic stone water mill on the river. For me this is my favorite place on earth. I bought the property without seeing the inside because when I stood by the river I feel in love. I have spent many years renovating the property from new pool, new roof, new electricity and continue to make major improvements on an annual basis.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          You are steps from the river. You feel like the whole world is yours because you do not see any neighbors on this large property and you can enjoy nature all around you. You also are just minutes for some wonderful unspoiled small French towns. If you are lucky you might see the farmer across the river walking his goat in the morning sun - a true escape from the city to the peace of the French country side and beautiful nature.


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                          Speaks: french, english

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                          Photos

                          • Large - 6 Bedroom house - ideal for 2 families

                            Large - 6 Bedroom house - ideal for 2 families

                          • Pool

                            Pool

                          • River in Front of House

                            River in Front of House

                          • Bridge just short swim down the river

                            Bridge just short swim down the river

                          • Neighbor across the river is a goat farm and fun to visit and see walking down the river

                            Neighbor across the river is a goat farm and fun to visit and see walking down the river

                          • Interior - Large open plan Kitchen

                            Interior - Large open plan Kitchen

                          • Yellow Bedroom (one double and one single beds)

                            Yellow Bedroom (one double and one single beds)

                          • Blue Bedroom (one double bed)

                            Blue Bedroom (one double bed)

                          • Red bedroom  (one single bed) 
Has door to outside patio

                            Red bedroom (one single bed) Has door to outside patio

                          • loft bedroom (two single beds) 
A loft room with lower ceiling ideal for kids

                            loft bedroom (two single beds) A loft room with lower ceiling ideal for kids

                          • Bathroom 2 with full washer and dryer

                            Bathroom 2 with full washer and dryer

                          • painting by the river

                            painting by the river

                          • House just steps from the river with pool in backyard

                            House just steps from the river with pool in backyard

                          • Outdoor table to enjoy dinner by the lavender and pool

                            Outdoor table to enjoy dinner by the lavender and pool

                          • swimming in the river

                            swimming in the river

                          • Kids enjoying the river

                            Kids enjoying the river

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Salon (with pull out futon)

                            Salon (with pull out futon)

                          • Orange Bedroom (one double bed)

                            Orange Bedroom (one double bed)

                          • Lavender Bedroom (one queen size bed and two single trundle beds)

                            Lavender Bedroom (one queen size bed and two single trundle beds)

                          • Green bedroom (one Queen Size Bed)

                            Green bedroom (one Queen Size Bed)

                          • Bathroom 1 (Three large seperate rooms making it easier to share - room one with shower, room two with toilet and room three extra faucet in separate room)  - we consider this one full bathroom

                            Bathroom 1 (Three large seperate rooms making it easier to share - room one with shower, room two with toilet and room three extra faucet in separate room) - we consider this one full bathroom

                          • Bathroom 3

                            Bathroom 3

                          • West Mill House

                            West Mill House

                          €229 - €414 per night (EUR)
                          1

                          6 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 10

                          View calendar: Updated 06/10/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                          Kirsten cell - speaks English

                          Speaks: french, english
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