Self catering at The Windmill Wendover in Buckinghamshire
More about The Windmill
Enjoy a unique holiday in this detached windmill, built around 1800, now converted to provide comfortable spacious accommodation over 5 floors with spectacular views over the Chiltern Hills from the second floor sitting room. Used as a working windmill until 1900 and then the home of an actress and a music publisher, The Windmill, now minus its sails, is located in the historic market town of Wendover. Set in a quiet location, it has an attractive enclosed rear garden.
Nestling in a gap in the Chiltern Hills the historic, picturesque market town of Wendover has a fine array of historic buildings, restaurants, shops and pubs; it also has a traditional market every Thursday. The area is blessed with a variety of walks through some of southern England’s most enjoyable countryside; the famous Ridgeway Path runs right down Wendover High Street. At nearby Coombe Hill, the highest point in the Chilterns, visitors can enjoy excellent views over the Vale of Ayesbury and the Chequers Estate, the Prime Minister’s country home. The Windmill is 18 miles from historic Oxford with its dreaming spires and famous colleges, whilst Wendover station is a 5-minute walk from The Windmill giving easy access to guests wanting a day in the capital city of London. Also conveniently located to visit Whipsnade Zoo and the Roald Dahl Museum. Shop 300 yards, pub 200 yards.
Entrance hall. Dining room/well-equipped kitchen with breakfast area, TV and slate floor. Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom. Beamed twin bedroom with wooden floor. Wet room with toilet. Second floor: Spacious beamed living room with wooden floor. Third floor: Single bedroom with additional single pull-out bed (for +1) and fully-tiled en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Beamed single bedroom with additional pull-out single (for +1), wooden floor. Fully-tiled bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Fourth floor: Double bedroom (can be twin), wooden floor, dressing room and en-suite shower room with toilet.
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Close to The Windmill
The Windmill is a great base to explore the wonders of Buckinghamshire and you will find plenty of activities near by.
Finding The Windmill
The Windmill is at Wendover, Buckinghamshire. Check out the map below for directions, use the controls to zoom in.
Selected Customer Comments about The Windmill at Wendover
"The Windmill was amazing: warm welcome, well appointed, plenty of space for 10 people - everyone was surprised by how cosy this big historic building was. We stayed for a long weekend and it was the most perfect place for a party - easy to get to by road"
"An outstanding experience. The perfect facility for a large party. Large communal areas but also plenty of private space at a cost much less than a hotel. Excellent location for those who want to use public transport for London and to drive else where. Am"
"This was one of the best equipped and cleanest properties we have ever rented (our group has been renting holiday houses twice a year since 2001). We loved its quirky features and were amazed at the spaciousness inside. We had a very comfortable week. Lot"
"Everything you would wish to have for an enjoyable stay. Roomy kitchen, all necessities , such as dishwasher etc. Bedrooms very comfy, and clean. Ample washrooms on each floor, showers etc. Area fine for walkers, and the ’Shoulder of Mutton’ P"
"This was a superb place to have our annual Christmas get together. The windmill was a beautiful setting and the local area had a great walk to burn off our Christmas dinner. The owner was very helpful and kept the windmill in very good condition. Dec 2011"
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