17th Century water mill with a 3.5 acre lake, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire
This beautiful 17th century water-mill is set in the picturesque countryside in the heart of the Pays de la Loire. The remains of the mill pool can still be seen but alas the huge water-wheel has long since gone. The lake in front is private belonging to the mill and provides a relaxing and welcoming setting to this peaceful home.
THE ACCOMMODATION Having been neglected for many years the property has been lovingly restored and updated by the current owner to provide comfortable spacious accommodation. "Le Moulin" overlooks its own 3½ acre lake with a charming perimeter walk all the way around it's banks with a rustic bridge and resting areas to sit and watch the wildlife. Used as a family home and B&B business the mill offers a total of 4 ground floor guest bedrooms (2 with en-suite and 2 with shared bathrooms), entrance hall, lounge , dining area, kitchen, upstairs is the "owner's" master bedroom and study.
LAKE / OUTSIDE Surrounded by pretty gardens "Le Moulin" also has its own swimming pool with outdoor shower, sun deck, patio area and BBQ. The plot totals around 1.9 hectares which includes the 1.4 hectare lake, one can walk all around the lake path and crossing a small bridge to the house. The lake has some fish Carp and plenty of Roach. It is fed by a natural stream and is always full , even in very hot summer seasons, we are told that it never dries out.
THE AREA The property is ideally positioned within easy reach from Laval to the north, Châteaubriant to the west, Château Gontier to the east and Angers to the south.
A charming family home with business potential, a great opportunity at this new reduced price.