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  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 7 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 2 Pets
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pets – no charge
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
  • Quirky Exterior
  • Waterside Breaks
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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This spacious property is a great base for the whole family to get together and enjoy a relaxing holiday in beautiful Cheshire.

This spacious property is a great base for the whole family to get together and enjoy a relaxing holiday in beautiful Cheshire.

Dating back to the 1700’s and following a huge successful restoration and conversion project, Old Castle Mill now provides spacious accommodation. This detached house and annexe is set within immaculate grounds in a quiet setting, just outside of Malpas in south west Cheshire. Malpas, although an old market town, is actually classed as a large village, made up of half timbered ancient buildings, a Grade I listed church and Cholmondeley Castle. It boasts everything you could ever need from a small town, and it’s proximity to Chester, and the Shropshire and north Wales borders, makes it an excellent location for exploring several parts of the UK at once.
Visit the walled city of Chester, with its excellent shopping and nightlife, racecourse, the River Dee and the second most photographed clock in the UK next to Big Ben. Visit Llangollen in north Wales, with its horse drawn canal barges, steam railway, Pontcysyllte Aqueduct which you can canoe over, and white water activities such as rafting, tubing and gorge walking, or slightly further afield is Snowdonia. Shropshire, one of England’s most attractive counties, has plenty of places to visit, including Shrewsbury, Ironbridge and Bridgnorth. Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles.

Ground Floor (alternative level access on first floor):
Dining room: With French doors leading to garden.
Kitchen: With oil Aga, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, Freeview TV and tiled floor.
Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and stairs leading to bedroom 2 (on first floor).
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Living room: With wood burner, Freeview TV and DVD player.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds (accessed by stairs from bedroom 1).
Second Floor:
Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With double bed.
Bedroom 5: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Annexe:
Ground Floor:
Bedroom 6:
With kingsize bed.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 7: With twin beds.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and broadband connection included. Initial logs for wood burner included, remainder at cost. Welcome pack. 2-acre grounds with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 5 cars. No smoking. Please note: A maximum of 4 children allowed per booking. There are unfenced ponds, unprotected drops, a brook and a river in the grounds. This property has a security deposit of £200.

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What do our customers say?

  • 9

    GLYNIS

    Posted by anonymous

    This is a lovely house in a stunning location. Looking out of the windows onto the garden was just a dream. The house is well equipped for large parties, we celebrated my father’s 100th birthday there, it was the perfect location for this. All in all we had a great week and we loved that it was a little off the beaten track and you could truly relax and unwind. It is definitely a place I would book again.

    Confirmed guest, 14/06/2019 18/06/2019
  • 9

    Philip

    Posted by anonymous

    A superb home set in an idyllic location. Old Castle Mill is one of those places that, once there, you don’t want to leave. Well appointed, clean and beautifully furnished, this home makes a magical venue for a special occasion or a memorable family holiday. Highly recommended.

    Confirmed guest, 20/05/2019 21/05/2019

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; So pleased you enjoyed an important birthday at Old Castle Mill. Thanks for such great feedback. Hope to see you all again in future.
  • 10

    Claire

    Posted by anonymous

    A superb house for our family get together. Spotless , lovely airy home with pretty grounds. Thank you

    Confirmed guest, 22/04/2019 28/04/2019

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thanks so much for a great review.
  • 10

    Stella

    Posted by anonymous

    Excellent property, the house was beautiful and was finished to an excellent standard, it was perfect for our get together. Tesco will deliver to the house which is fab as it’s pretty rurual but peaceful and gorgeous countryside around. Andi was a great host, only small thing I would say is make sure you don’t park on the gravel hill as I almost got stuck and didn’t see the notice about not parking there until too late.

    Confirmed guest, 25/03/2019 04/04/2019

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; Thanks for the great score and comments. Very best wishes to the bride-to-be.
  • 10

    Kevin

    Posted by anonymous

    Wow....amazing place, tucked away in a quiet location, I’ve never seen a back garden as beautiful as this, with a moat a brook (which seperates England to Wales)and listening to water trickling majestically over a water fall. With two balconies with sliding doors to sit out on two levels and two bedrooms to slide open to take in the views and fresh air. Interior is breathtaking with no expense spared, pictures just don’t give it justice, you need to see it to believe it.

    Confirmed guest, 03/09/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; Thank you very much for your fabulous review. Come back soon.
  • 10

    Jean and Keith

    Posted by anonymous

    A family of 11 met up for an annual get-together and had a thoroughly enjoyable time in good weather. The facilities are excellent and there are plenty of interesting places to visit in the area. The house is set in lovely surroundings, but within easy reach of the local village and nearby towns.

    Confirmed guest, 24/08/2018 27/08/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; So glad you all had a good time. Thanks for your great feedback. Hope to see you all again.
  • 9

    GLYNIS

    Posted by anonymous

    This is a lovely house in a stunning location. Looking out of the windows onto the garden was just a dream. The house is well equipped for large parties, we celebrated my father’s 100th birthday there, it was the perfect location for this. All in all we had a great week and we loved that it was a little off the beaten track and you could truly relax and unwind. It is definitely a place I would book again.

    Confirmed guest, 14/06/2019 18/06/2019
  • 9

    Philip

    Posted by anonymous

    A superb home set in an idyllic location. Old Castle Mill is one of those places that, once there, you don’t want to leave. Well appointed, clean and beautifully furnished, this home makes a magical venue for a special occasion or a memorable family holiday. Highly recommended.

    Confirmed guest, 20/05/2019 21/05/2019

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; So pleased you enjoyed an important birthday at Old Castle Mill. Thanks for such great feedback. Hope to see you all again in future.
  • 10

    Claire

    Posted by anonymous

    A superb house for our family get together. Spotless , lovely airy home with pretty grounds. Thank you

    Confirmed guest, 22/04/2019 28/04/2019

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thanks so much for a great review.
  • 10

    Stella

    Posted by anonymous

    Excellent property, the house was beautiful and was finished to an excellent standard, it was perfect for our get together. Tesco will deliver to the house which is fab as it’s pretty rurual but peaceful and gorgeous countryside around. Andi was a great host, only small thing I would say is make sure you don’t park on the gravel hill as I almost got stuck and didn’t see the notice about not parking there until too late.

    Confirmed guest, 25/03/2019 04/04/2019

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; Thanks for the great score and comments. Very best wishes to the bride-to-be.
  • 10

    Kevin

    Posted by anonymous

    Wow....amazing place, tucked away in a quiet location, I’ve never seen a back garden as beautiful as this, with a moat a brook (which seperates England to Wales)and listening to water trickling majestically over a water fall. With two balconies with sliding doors to sit out on two levels and two bedrooms to slide open to take in the views and fresh air. Interior is breathtaking with no expense spared, pictures just don’t give it justice, you need to see it to believe it.

    Confirmed guest, 03/09/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; Thank you very much for your fabulous review. Come back soon.
  • 10

    Jean and Keith

    Posted by anonymous

    A family of 11 met up for an annual get-together and had a thoroughly enjoyable time in good weather. The facilities are excellent and there are plenty of interesting places to visit in the area. The house is set in lovely surroundings, but within easy reach of the local village and nearby towns.

    Confirmed guest, 24/08/2018 27/08/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; So glad you all had a good time. Thanks for your great feedback. Hope to see you all again.
9.8 out of 10 – based on 20 reviews collected by ReeVoo