Luxury Eco villa with 240º panoramic sea views.
Luxury Eco villa with 240º panoramic sea views.
A stunning contemporary architect designed timber and glass villa. Completed in 2010 the villa enjoys south facing panoramic views of the Mediterranean, Cap d'Antibes, Esterel hills, Grasse and the old village of Magagnosc. The villa has a peaceful, tranquil location within easy walking distance of the village which has an excellent range of shops, restaurants, supermarkets and weekly Provençal market (every Monday.
Within a short drive are the spectacular lower Alps and the Gorges du Loup with swimming rock pools. Provençal hilltop villages are within easy reach the closest being Gourdon (where Oscar winning film Les Miserables was recently shot). The coast is reached withing 30 minutes by car to access the well known resorts of Cannes, Antibes, Juan's les Pins, Nice, Monaco and St Tropez. 10kms to the west is the world renowned perfume city of Grasse.
Many Eco features are incorporated such as wood burning stove, heat exchangers providing heating in the winter and air conditioning in the summer and a rainwater recuperation tank.
The state of the art kitchen and open plan living accommodation with retractable glass wall lends itself perfectly to inside outside living and overlooks the Mediterranean. The villa benefits from landscaped gardens, decking and an amazing 10 meter infinity pool. There are 4 spacious air conditioned bedroom suites all with balconies and walk through dressing rooms leading to fully equipped shower/bathrooms.There is a choice of twin or king sized bedded rooms subject to the customers wishes.
The villa is offered with English satellite and French tv channels, cinema sound, DVD, hi-fi, large flat screen tv, mini library of books, games and music CD's. There is a fully fitted and equipped kitchen offering split level oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, induction hob, dishwasher, wine fridge, breakfast bar, granite work tops and adjoining utility room with a washing machine. The spacious living area offers comfortable seating, dining table for 10 and an antique pine desk.
The villa has been designed so that all the rooms benefit from the far reaching views and sunny exposition. For peace of mind for those with young children or non swimmers we offer a removable security fence around the pool.We also offer a table tennis table and barbecue. There are 2 large decking areas for sun loungers, outside eating and sitting areas to enjoy the views and breathtaking sunsets.
The villa is suitable for hosting weddings and special parties. We are able to offer a private chef (subject to availability) who can provide a whole range of catering services from lunches and dinners to large wedding groups.TripAdvisor property ID 3358545...Read more
Luxury Eco villa with 240º panoramic sea views. La Palud sur Verdon, Provence, France
Additional Location Information
The villa is situated 400m from the village of Pre du Lac which offers a full range of shops,variety of restaurants and weekly Provenรงal market. Grasse is about 5 kms to the west and offers a main line station with a regular service to Cannes (20 mins) and towns like Antibes, Juans les Pins, Nice, Monaco and Menton along the coast. There is a bus stop in Pre du Lac with a regular 500 bus line connecting Grasse to Nice airport and Nice. Cannes and the coast including Nice airport are about 30 minutes by car.
50m above the villa there is the GR51 footpath with a spectacular level walk along the cliff side of the Gorges du Loup. There are a large range of golf courses within 20 minutes as well as a tennis club. Besides the pool there are other swimming options of deep rock pools in the Gorges du Loup 10 mins away and Lac St. Cassien to the west of Grasse.
The famous hilltop villages of Gourdon, St. Paul de Vence and Fayence are all within an easy short drive. The nearest ski station of Greoliere les Neiges is about 40 mins away by car.
The villa is situated on a south facing hillside on a quiet no through lane. There is a garage and parking at the villa. There are visitor car parking places close by.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Lake nearby, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats, Warm winter getaways, Waterfront
Nearest airport: Nice, 18 miles Nearest train station: Grasse, 3 miles Nearest ferry port: Nice, 18 miles Car is not necessary
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