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Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Le moulin l'Eveque is a former water mill set at the bottom of the Vire valley in an area of outstanding natural beauty.It is a little hamlet of 4 riverside properties one of which the owners live in and the other 3 are holiday lets. available individually or collectively for larger parties of up to 15 people. Each property has it's own private garden and patio/BBQ area. There is also a large riverside garden which everyone is welcome to use, with a picnic table right on the river, beautiful with a glass of wine at sunset The 3 bedroom le gite de cadran solaire has a large andvery well equipped kitchen on the ground floor, with the patio right outside, and stairs up to the principle bedroom wich is furnished with a super king size bed and has double aspect windows, one facing the so...Le moulin l'Eveque is a former water mill set at the bottom of the Vire valley in an area of outstanding natural beauty.It is a little hamlet of 4 riverside properties one of which the owners live in and the other 3 are holiday lets. available individually or collectively for larger parties of up to 15 people. Each property has it's own private garden and patio/BBQ area. There is also a large riverside garden which everyone is welcome to use, with a picnic table right on the river, beautiful with a glass of wine at sunset The 3 bedroom le gite de cadran solaire has a large andvery well equipped kitchen on the ground floor, with the patio right outside, and stairs up to the principle bedroom wich is furnished with a super king size bed and has double aspect windows, one facing the south and river , the other looking west. Next to it is the main bathroom, refurbished in 2011, with shower, wc and vanity unit Bedroom 2 has twin beds. These can be joined together if required, just let us know. This bedroom has it's own wc and vanity sink Through to the living room where you will find 2 sofas, one of which is a sofa bed and where you can watch TV in English. All the top freeview channels are available. Next is bedroom 3 also with twin beds and a vanity unit. Beautiful view across the waterfall from here. A staircase leads down to a ground floor shower room with shower and wash hand basin. Bedroom 3 is popular with teenagers, as it affords them their own space, away from annoying adults!More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Shower, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Johnny C
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2015
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Reviewed 23 August 2019

Just visited for the second time .The setiing is delightful with seclusion ,riverside running water, gardens, and a certain degree of rustic charm. Johnny and his lovely wife are perfect hosts ,always there to help but not obtrusive at all. This is a great place...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Geoffrey P
LightPacker563390, VR Owner at Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

Thank you Geoffrey. It was great to have you back again and nice to meet your daughter. I hope your car limped home without any further problems.

Reviewed 9 June 2019

What a wonderful place! Homely, welcoming, quiet and beautiful. Johnny and his wife were fantastic hosts.

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Steven P
LightPacker563390, VR Owner at Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2019

Glad you all enjoyed your short stay Steve. Hope you had a good trip back.

Reviewed 28 May 2019

Back again to the lovely gite de cadran solaire. What a lovely place - so serene and peaceful! The grounds are to die for, right on the river and the sound of the water rushing over the waterfall is so deliciously soothing. The gite is...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Miranda F
LightPacker563390, VR Owner at Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2019

Thank you Miranda for your lovely review.It was great to see you all again and we hope you will continue to visit us for your spring break.

Reviewed 10 April 2019

Comfortable family gîte in a beautiful setting. We had a great time. Jonny is a great host. Highly recommend it

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank F9850HUkevinf
LightPacker563390, VR Owner at Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2019

Thank you Kevin.I'm glad you all enjoyed your weekend, and thanks for leaving the house nice and tidy.

Reviewed 8 April 2019

What a place?! Perfect location with the most stunning surroundings. We had a great weekend, relaxing at the Giet and long walks in the surrounding areas. We were greeted by the lovely Johnny who couldnt do enough for us. So great the flights from Southend...More

Date of stay: March 2019
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LightPacker563390, VR Owner at Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2019

Thanks Clare. Glad you all had a good time here chez le moulin. Hope you all come back later on in the season. Johnny

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Reviewed 31 March 2019 via mobile

We attended this beautiful quaint paradise with our family of 10 Unfortunately we turned up late, this didnt phase a wonderful host Johnny, he greeted us with with a warm welcome and a smile Our family had a wonderful weekend in a beautiful place Thank...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Dave B
LightPacker563390, VR Owner at Le gite de cadran solaire @ le moulin l'Eveque, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2019

Thanks Dave. It was a pleasure to have all eleven of you last weekend. Hope to see you all again. Johnny

Reviewed 29 August 2018

We had a lovely week-long stay at le Moulin l’eveque - a real home from home with a warm welcome. Loved the flowers from the garden and home made jam in the spotless kitchen on arrival (as well as the cider in the fridge!). Very...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank pcharles2018
Management response:Responded 30 August 2018

Thank you for those glowing words Phillipa and thank you for leaving the house nice and tidy? I hope you had a good trip back home A la prochaine.

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We just made our third return trip to Moulin l'Eveque in the heart of rolling Normandy countryside on the banks of the lovely River Vire. We were very warmly welcomed once again by Johnny and Lynn like long lost friends. It is so comforting to...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank webstercob
Management response:Responded 3 July 2018

Thank you Stuart. It was great to see you again. I hope you enjoyed your Italian tour after you left here, and hope also that you will stay with us on your next wine sourcing mission Warmest regards. Johnny

Reviewed 4 May 2018

Le Moulin l’Eveque is pure, rural, get-away-from-it-all France. The very comfortable gites are on the river Vire, where you can fish, kayak or just spend time listening to the water flowing. In addition the area has many lovely, well marked walking routes.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank alan d
Management response:Responded 3 July 2018

Thank you Alan. Glad you enjoyed your stay here. Hope you will visit again.

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We have stayed in Normandy many times, but this has to be the most beautiful of locations. Despite wanting to visit the many beaches and towns associated with the wars, we could have quite easily spent our time sitting by the river, enjoying the peace...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Management response:Responded 23 August 2017

Thank you Kristy. It was a pleasure to have you and your family to stay in our largest cottage for 10 August nights. So glad you all enjoyed your days out sight seeing and some days floating up and down the river in the kayak....More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
Grill
Blender
Boat Available
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
House Swap
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Access
Car recommended
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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