This beautiful and private on-the-river estate in the heart of Gascoigne wine and Armagnac country consists of a 18th-century restored miller’s farmhouse and watermill, in 39 acres of private grounds, heated natural swimming pool, meadows and Woodland nestled among fruit trees and ancient oaks. The A-class River l'Adour is pebbled with crystal clear waters which flow from the Pyrenees Mountain ski resort of La Mongie, and is excellent for wild trout fishing, kayaking (complimentary kayaks are provided), bathing, swimming, painting, writing & bird watching. The estate is bordered by a protected nature reserve. The all year round natural swimming pool is situated on the front terrace, with views of the river, offering privacy to swim, read, eat, drink, relax or sunbathe. Marras is a magical expansive place, a private escape cloaked in serenity, where you can hear the breath of nature and believe in fairy tales. A unique place for those with a passion for authentic experiences.
Notes on accommodation: The Millers farmhouse has been lovingly restored and decorated with antiques to enhance its original features which include impressive original open log fire places, 18 century bread oven, exposed river stone and pebble sandwich walls, oak beamed ceilings and original terracotta tiled floors. The house is centrally heated throughout. In all there are five bedrooms, four of which are en-suite. Kids den or any of the two larger master bedrooms can comfortably sleep four. Please also see our web site for more photos and information. Outside: Private & heated natural swimming pool. Covered Terrace, outside dining, BBQ, Private fishing river Kayak and Canoeing on the river, 1 Km of private access to the river l'Adour, 39 acres of meadow and woods. Mountain Bikes and Kayak are complimentary. Utility Room: Washing machine, Clothes Dryer, Iron and Ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided. Property is cleaned through out once a week, and linen are changed. Maid service and cook are available on request. Other: Outside covered terraces including an 18th century original Gascognian bread oven, ideal for roasts, BBQ & pizza. A Cozy Room and library, Pantry & wine Cellar.