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The Mill - High Rise Living Country Style

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Windmill -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Warwickshire, England
Welcome to Braunston Windmill.
6 floors, 2100 sq ft of comfort and style.
Come and try High Rise Living Country Style!
THE MILL was featured in The Guardian and BBC Good Homes as a recommended place to stay and featured in a new BBC series presented by Nick Knowles. Chosen by BBC CountryFile as one of there top 10 places to stay in. Also featured in Discover Britain magazine April 2018.
In the Heart of England stands Braunston Mill. Situated in the historic village of Braunston famed for the canals. Braunston village is the point where the Grand Union and Oxford Canals meet. The Mill must be the most photographed building in the area.
An 18th century building with 21st century comforts.makes The Mill a detached contemporary retreat which will sleep 6 in comfort in 3 double bedrooms. Free WiFI.
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Listing #HL58307
About the Manager
Sandie Ayriss (Property Manager Sandie Ayriss)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2007
Interaction with guests
On arrival you will find two parking spaces at the front of the Mill. Please contact us on arrival so we can check you in .
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed here recently with our children can’t praise it enough Was everything I wanted it to be and more, we loved everything about Braunston from the mill where we stayed which is fantastic to the village and the people who live there. We will...More

windmi11, VR Owner at The Mill - High Rise Living Country Style, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you so much for your great review , i am just so pleased you loved The Windmill and the village . It was so nice to meet you all on this Birthday occasion . It was a pleasure to help make it special ,...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The mill was lovely place and the owners have spent a lot of money making it look nice, the beds were comfortable and they were clean. The stairs take your breath away if your unfit 😂 but there are lovely views once you get up...More

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windmi11, VR Owner at The Mill - High Rise Living Country Style, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thank you for your review . I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay . The water in the Windmill is set to constant all day , it has been set at 58 degrees , when six people are using the shower /bath one after...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Wow wow wow! what an amazing holiday stay :) people often say "it was like a home from home" When I go away I don't want it to be like my home (or I'd stay there :)) and The Mill sure is spectacular! Amazing unique...More

Thank nicky C
windmi11, VR Owner at The Mill - High Rise Living Country Style, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you Nicky for your brilliant review , i am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Windmill and found everything up to your expectations . Hopefully will see you both again in the future . Sandie

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (3)
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The property is furnished to a very high standard through out. The special extra touches we include also make your stay more special. These include shower and bath gels, hair shampoo's and conditioners along with the most comprehensive range of essentials for your complete stay. Past visitors describe it as if they have come into our home for the time they were there, they have this was our home!

Free WiFi at The Mill

Unlike other Windmill conversions all bedrooms are separate and you do not have to pass through any to reach the other rooms.


Due to the stairs the Windmill may not be suitable for the infirm or very small children.
We are however pink friendly.
All terms and conditions can be seen in detail
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No pets allowed. We do not accept parties.
    3 Unknown types
    3 Queens
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Although we show prices here these are for guidance only. The prices shown for a per night stay are based on a stay of 3 nights. We specialise in short breaks the whole year round
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About the neighbourhood
Braunston village is set on the Grand Union /Oxford canal.A small village but has everything on your doorstep.
Wonderful walks and loads of heritage interest .
Served by a village shop that has everything you would need including post office . local butcher selling local produce , tea shop and 4 public houses to choose from serving food .
The Windmill is situated right next to the wonderful Church and has gorgeous views .
Getting around
Rugby train station , bus route in to the towns. Taxi.
car not essential as village is well catered for.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham: 40.0 km
Railway: Rugby : 10.0 km
The Windmill is just situated of the A45 between Daventry and Rugby .Rugby train station is 20 mins from the property .
All major motorways are within 30 mins
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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