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Converted 17c Watermill Offering Peace & Tranquillity in the Heart of Brittany

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Nestled in the heart of Brittany lies the Moulin de Kerlautre a 17th Century Watermill tastefully converted to a comfortable two person Gite

In a tranquil setting, enjoy the sound of running water and birdsong, undisturbed from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

The front door leads to an open plan fully equipped kitchen, dining and sitting room, attractively furnished and decorated. A separate well-appointed bathroom equipped with a full size shower is also on the ground floor. For colder nights an log stove (and wood) is provided for your comfort. A staircase leads to a Mezzanine bedroom equipped with a double bed

The Gite is set in just under a hectare of amazingly diverse scenery including formal gardens, lawn, woodland, rockery and river with several sitting places around the grounds.

The owner’s property is onsite but the landscaping ensures privacy. Enjoy tranquil walks through the woodland or sit and relax and watch the Kingfisher on the river bank.

The Moulin de Kerlautre is ideal for those who are seeking peace and tranquillity with the chance to unwind whilst offering a central base to explore the rugged coastlines of the north, ancient towns, lakes and beaches and invigorating walks in the surrounding countryside

More Details

Owner
Christine Lang
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English, German
Calendar last updated:
19 April, 2018

About Christine Lang

We've lived and worked overseas for over 20 years and currently work in West Africa. We fell in love with the house from pictures on the internet and reality has exceeded our expectations, the only sounds those of running water and bird song (and yes the occasional tractor).

Christine Lang purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Christine Lang chose Lignol

The peace and tranquillity, a place to unwind, enjoy good food and wine and relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings

What makes this cottage unique

A superb place to escape from the stress and strains of busy everyday life. Somewhere to rediscover the simple things, quietness, clear starlight, sitting in contemplation

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Lignol in Morbihan

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • The bathroom is equipped with a full size shower and towels are provided. Complimentary shower gel, shampoo and soap are provided. Please ask if you have forgotten any essential items such as toothbrushes or paste as they are always available.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • The double bedroom is situated on the mezzanine level. Synthetic pillows are supplied as standard but please let us know if you would prefer feather pillows. All bed linen is 100% cotton
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Notes:
A beautiful property perfect for guests who want to get away from it all or enjoy a romantic and peaceful holiday

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

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Converted 17c Watermill Offering Peace & Tranquillity in the Heart of Brittany
average rating of 4.2222223 based on 9 reviews
4

A very lovely property with nice surroundings and many kind places in the garden

  • 4 of 5

The property is exactly like it is shown, but some of the lovely places in the garden you have to

find out by yourself.

Chris has been very friendly and helpfull and we enjoyed talking to her. At one or two cold evenings the oven heated the house quickly and nice.

If you are looking for a peacefull holiday house with nice surroundings and friendly people and a

really good bed - come here and try out.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A beautiful tranquil location

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable time just relaxing away from any pressure or stress.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Kelly Bray, Callington
4

Quiet and peaceful, and not to remote.

  • 4 of 5

Lovely place and well equiped although some kind of music player would have been good. Really interesting grounds and right alongside the stream and mill race. Gardens are attractive although in September they were a bit overgrown, some plants rather congested the pathways around the cottage which was OK except after the rain which also made the decking in the lower patio a bit greasy and slippy but all else was fine.

Our only regret was with all that wood about it's a shame the heater isn't a wood burner instead of an oil heater, wasn't really cold but some evenings it would have nice to sit in front of a wood fire, maybe a fire pit would be a good idea.

All in all though a really clean pleasant place and just as described.We never did get to try any of the local restaurants but used the Intermache at Guémené-sur-Scorff.

Oh and if you need WiFi go to the Library in Guémené-sur-Scorff, up at the top of the main street by the small parking area.

Of interest are the castle walls in the town and are worth a look, our main reason for visiting this area was to visit the Carnac area but due to a miscalculation on my part they were a bit farther away than I realised but still reachable,about an hour and twenty away.

Good area for walking at least some of the roads, usually quiet, and forest tracks.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Stephen Thank you very much for your review, I hope you enjoyed your holiday. The garden does tend to get rather exuberant in Autumn! Your suggestion for music is well note. We are fitting a wood burning stove, (the oil was inherited) and in fact only yesterday purchased one that is suitable so hopefully should you decide to have another holiday with us, you will indeed be able to relax in front of it! With kind regards, Chris
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3

Cadre splendide

  • 3 of 5

Dommage que les propriétaires ne parlent pas français.nous on ne parle pas anglais.gite propre,mal équipé pour la cuisine.pas de toaster, réfrigérateur sans compartiment glaçon.j'avais prévu épluche légumes petit fouet couteau boîte plastique.pas d'essoreuse à salade.il y avait un rouleau à pâtisserie mais sans plat,pas de saladier.beaucoup de tasse pour le thé.ce gîte est prévu pour des anglais,des livres à notre disposition en anglais.Commerce assez loin pas tous ouvert.le poêle à bois était le bien venu .Il faut savoir sans servir .Nous nous sommes adapté à ce manque de matériel.pour l'intimité vis à vis direct avec la maison des propriétaires,on ne pouvait pas sortir sans être vu.un peu gênant quand on veut être tranquille.on se sentait surveillé.On regrettera le cadre splendide.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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France
4

très bel endroit atypique

  • 4 of 5

Idéal pour se reposer, très calme.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Frechen
5

Romantik pur in tollem Umfeld

  • 5 of 5

Was unsere Vermieter hier anbieten, ist einfach genial. Meine Frau und ich sind absolute Romantiker und nach dem Auffinden der Mühle haben wir diese sofort gebucht :-)

Die Mühle liegt an einem Waldrand in einem wunderschönen, wilden und naturbelassenen kleinen Park und an einem traumhaften Bachlauf. Wir haben das Frühstück am großen Fenster mit Blick auf den Bach genauso genossen, wie die Grillabende direkt am Bach. Es gibt, je nach Witterung, unterschiedliche Bereiche, wo man sich gut aufhalten kann.

Die Einrichtung ist sehr liebevoll zusammengestellt und wurde im Juli 2017 mit einem neuen Kühlschrank und einem guten Gasherd ergänzt. Auch wurde ein neuer Ofen für Holzscheide eingebaut, der den alten Ölofen ersetzt hat. Die Sitzgruppe mit Lesesessel ist sehr hochwertig und gemütlich.

Man muss sich aber darüber im klaren sein, dass die Mühle etwas abseits liegt und ohne Fahrzeug hier nix geht... Für uns war die Lage ideal, um von hier aus die zentrale und südliche Bretagne mit Auto und Motorrad zu erkunden. Speziell mit dem Motorrad sind die kleinen Sträßchen durch die Wälder und über Land ein Traum.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wir freuen uns das euch die Muehle und die Umgebung so gut gefallen hat, und freuen uns darauf euch wiederzusehen.
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Location

Nearest Airport
48 Kilometres
Lorient
Nearest Barpub
3.7 Kilometres
Lignol
Nearest Ferry
136 Kilometres
Roscoff
Nearest Golf
27 Kilometres
Bieuzy
Nearest Train
48 Kilometres
Lorient
Nearest Restaurant
3.7 Kilometres
Lignol
Nearest Beach
47 Kilometres
Larmor-Plage
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Lignol, Morbihan

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring
24 Mar 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£122
for 3 nights
£285
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Standard Rate
1 Oct 2018 - 18 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£107
for 3 nights
£250
 
 
Christmas
19 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£161
for 3 nights
£375
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£96
for 3 nights
£225
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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