The former sand quarry at Gentissart, located between the villages of Tilly and Mellery, was acquired in 1996 by the Province of Walloon Brabant with a view to creating a...
This domestic farm is an outbuilding of the Villers Abbey situated South of the Abbey 125m high on the left bank of the Thyle river.
It used to be linked to the monastery by a road in the woods originating behind the old water mill.
The architectural grouping of the Farm dates back to the 18th century.
This farm used to be one of the three sections of the Bouverie farm which has now disappeared.
This is where the monks coming from Clairvaux settled in 1146 to create a new monastery.
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