South of France, Lorgues: Provencal Villa, Apartment & Pool.
Beautiful Maison Brora is within walking distance of the sought after and famous village of Lorgues. The home is in a tranquil situation, surrounded by vineyards, with open views all around.
Lorgues has village shops, GPS (4), dentists, train station (10min away) with main line connections to Paris & Italy, cinema (showing English speaking recent films with French subtitles and live performances from Covent Garden, community centre offering all kinds of activities from yoga to painting and pottery, banks (3) and four restaurants open all year round, including a famed 5 star restaurant world renowned for its truffles menus, hairdressers (6) gift shops, supermarket and 6 bakers! – All within walking distance. Close by (15 mins) are towns with hypermarkets and out of town centres for all your every-day needs.
Within an hour are several coastal towns including Cannes, Antibe and St Tropez. Inland there are plenty of pretty, Provencal towns and villages to explore, plus the large lake at Gorges of Verdun. Marseille is only 1.5 hours. Super markets within 15 min including Hyper U & Lidl.
For those who need easy access to and from the UK, low cost flights are available at different airports including Cannes, Nice, Marseilles. Paris and Eurotunnel are accessible by nearby TGV connection while the tunnel is reachable in a full days drive, making the home convenient for visiting guests, family and friends.
Hall with access to bedrooms and bathrooms, few steps up to large lounge / dining room, afforded panoramic views over vineyards and village. Large wood burning insert. This magnificent room takes the whole length of the villa. The dining/kitchen is at the bottom of the house opening onto the patio with canopy and sitting area, ideal for dining on terrace. Fitted units with double oven, hob American style fridge freezer, dishwasher, big enough for bookshelves and plenty of cook books plus a display unit. Off the kitchen is a large cellar and separate wine cellar. The villa comes with 4 double bedroom, 2 bathrooms and a shower room plus WC.
Independent Apartment: Independent apartment comprising of living room, double bedroom, equipped kitchen, shower room with toilet. Outside the apartment has its own patio looking onto the garden. And would be ideal for those seeking supplementary holiday rental income or teen living!
Gardens / Grounds & Pool. The property comes with gardens and grounds of approx. 1 acre. Comprising of lawn, shrubbery and flower beds. It comes with your very olive trees, fig trees, almond trees, walnut tree and plum trees. There is a large parking area suitable for several cars. The grounds are completely enclosed offering a high degree of privacy. From the kitchen patio area there is a 10mtr in ground swimming pool with gently sloping shallow end leading to a deeper end. Surrounding the pool is a large area for Sun loungers, a solid built covered area ideal for a large dining table, built in pizza oven and a separate built-in BBQ. There is also a boules court, vegetable garden to one side and large storage shed. To the rear of the house is a clothes drying area.
The villa comes with the benefit of mains drainage, so no fosse issues, two spring fed water wells pumped to the house, offering free water, not known to dry up and ensures water bills are kept to to a minimum.
In addition to the wood burning stove in the lounge, there are electric wall mounted radiators throughout. The villa comes partially double glazed.
This home is a rare find conveniently set in a peaceful spot while being walking distance to famed and sought after Lorgues.
An early viewing is recommended.