This lovely property is situated in a particularly quiet and private location, yet just 4 kilometres from Ménerbes, the central village of the Luberon hill towns, made famous by Peter Mayle’s book, and more recently Ridley Scott’s film ‘A Good Year’. Gordes, Bonnieux and Roussillon are also within an easy drive. Nestled in a peaceful valley, there are spectacular views from the property across to the Luberon Mountain range. Access is by a 1.4 kilometre sealed road and there is garage parking. The 3.5 hectare estate is surrounded by vineyards, olive, fig and cherry trees, and an oak and pine forest.
The accommodation (330 m2) is all on one level and the four bedrooms in the main house all open to terraces. An adjacent guest house has accommodation for an additional two people. The spacious, light and airy living room, has high ceilings, a large, central fireplace and wide sliding glass windows on all sides. It is equipped with satellite TV and ADSL internet access. Meals or drinks can be taken outdoors on one of several terraces, including the front terrace with stone dining table under the shade of two large oak trees. The swimming pool (12 x 6m, with pool alarm) is just below the house in a beautiful position, surrounded by olive and fruit trees and vineyards, with the mountain views in the distance. The pool terrace has an outdoor dining area, with sink and barbecue. Beyond the pool, stretches a large grassed area, ideal for children to play.
Living room (100 m2) with fireplace and library. Spacious kitchen/dining room, with central worktop and equipped with Bosch, deDietrich and Smeg appliances, including double oven, dishwasher and interior barbecue. Large glass doors open from here to a terrace. Guest WC. To the rear of the living room is a double bedroom (small double bed), opening to terrace. Twin/double bedroom with dressing room, en-suite shower room (with basin and WC), and opening to terrace. Double bedroom with dressing room, en-suite shower room (with basin) and opening to terrace. Master double bedroom with dressing room, en-suite bathroom (bath, basin, WC), and opening to terrace. Separate laundry with washing machine, dryer and extra fridge.
Sitting room with spiral staircase to a galleried double bedroom. Shower room (with basin and WC).
Ménerbes 4 kms
Avignon 35 minutes drive