This recently restored 19th century mas is located just under 2 kms from the charming village of Le Paradou. The pretty garden, over a hectare in size, features a profusion of lavender and olive trees and boasts uninterrupted views of the Provencal countryside for which the Les Alpilles region is justly renowned. For those that seek the beauty and peace of the area, yet want to be within easy reach of local shops and the vibrant town of St Remy-de-Provence, this mas is perfect.
Once visited, it will be love at first sight. The property is reached via a small country lane and a very attractive meandering driveway. The 14 x 6m pool has a beautiful decking surround and a pretty pool house with 2 WCs, wash basin and BBQ. To the back of the property there is a garage and ample outside parking space. To the front and poolside of the south facing house there are two large covered terraces for relaxing and dining.
The interior of the house has been decorated and furnished with charm and understated elegant style. Bare walls, wooden beams and wonderful stone floors are mixed with eye catching splashes of colour. There is internet access, DVD, iPod dock and Sky satellite TV.
The spacious and comfortable sitting room features a large working "hanging basket" fireplace, book laden Provencal bookcase, large flat screen TV, DVD and Hi Fi system. The open plan kitchen and dining room has direct access to the poolside terrace and is equipped with dishwasher, fridge/freezer, gas range cooker and espresso machine. Off the hall there is a separate WC. And access to the garage which has a washing machine. The first bedroom to the rear of the house has a 180cm double bed [two twins] and en-suite upstairs bathroom with shower and basin. There are two other downstairs bedrooms, one south facing the other east, that share a bathroom with bath, two basins and separate WC. The beds in both rooms can be either 180 cm doubles or twins.
At the top of the landing, there is a large south facing bedroom with 180cm bed [or two twins], walk in wardrobe, with en-suite bathroom with bath/shower, 2 basins and separate WC. Finally, there is a large south facing Master bedroom with French bed, en-suite bathroom with bath/shower, 2 basins and separate WC.
Le Paradou 2 km
Mausannes-les-Alpilles 3 km
Les Baux-de-Provence 10 minutes drive
St Remy-de-Provence 15 minutes drive
Avignon TGV 40 minutes drive
Marseilles Airport 1 hour drive