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Château de Dohem

Château de Dohem as seen on Escape to the Château DIY

As seen on Escape to the Chateau DIY Series 4
Episode 16 aired April 13, 2020
Wendy and Marcus get stuck in the mud while moving the pavers to renovate the pool area.  They would love to make a permanent move to France and set about renovating the barn into a wedding and event venue.

Episode 17 aired April 14, 2020
We find out about Wendy and Marcus’ love story.  Wendy learns a new skill while laying the gravel for the barn floor in preparation for the oak flooring.   Meanwhile Marcus is tasked with building a custom bar adjacent to the new venue.   After all the dirty is work done Wendy finally has some creative fun with light fixtures and classic pillars to compliment the gothic doors which she found on the internet.  Finished venue – beautiful, well done.

Episode 18 aired April 15, 2020
Wendy and daughter make the finishing touches on the wedding barn ahead of Madame la Maire’s scheduled visit.  It’s beautiful, they use fairy lit flower garland over the beams and a floral backdrop for the wedding couple.

Episode 19 aired April 16, 2020
The first wedding in the newly renovated wedding barn but the bride and groom have requested a “steam punk” theme.  Time to cover up the floral backdrop, get the heavy dark fabrics out and wow such creative items made out of copper piping!  

Episode 20 aired April 17, 2020
They’re hosting a Hen Party at the Chateau with a Masked Ball theme.  The “Hens” are delayed on their crossing and arrive after dark none the worse for their travels on their illuminated party bus.  A fabulous weekend included high tea french style and a Venetian night.

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Many more Chateau Wedding, Special Event, B&B and Gite Accommodation Choices in Nord Pas de Calais


Marcus and Wendy
23 Rue de Maisnil, 62380 Dohem

Available for: Weddings, Hen Parties, Spa Breaks, Family Breaks, Rural Retreat Venue
Amenities:  Pool


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