This village house with masses of character, used to be owned by a local painter, hence its name. In fact there are many examples of his artistic prowess inside the property. Mas des Peintres is located in a quiet road near the centre of the large village of Fontvieille in Les Alpilles.
The attractive three part property is accessed through wrought iron gates and is surrounded by a wall and mature trees. The pretty garden, that can be floodlight is gravelled and features a fountain and a small cabanon. To the front of the wisteria covered house there is wonderful stone table, terrace and table & chairs for dining. The 8 x 4m pool has been cleverly built into one of the parts of the house, which no longer has a roof. There is a summer living room located close to the pool with gas BBQ, large French windows, dining room table and sofas. The interiors of the well-sized house are very traditional Provencal in style and feature an eclectic mix of fine murals, antiques and a collection of African statues.
Amenties include; Internet access, TV, stereo system, boules court and parking space for two cars.
Entrance hall, featuring murals, which includes a small office. Guest WC. Dining room with table and chairs that can seat up to 12. Kitchen with breakfast table, electric cooker, oven, dishwasher, microwave and espresso machine. Access to summer living room. Secondary kitchen with fridge/freezer, washer and dryer. Small sauna. Direct access to garage. To the left of the hall there is the high ceiling living room, with comfortable sofas and chairs, mezzanine floor, African objets d`arts and Aubusson tapestry.
There are two bedrooms on what is on the living room mezzanine floor. The first has a 160cm Baldaquin bed with bathroom with shower, basin and WC next door. The second bedroom has twin beds, TV and again has a bathroom next door.
Both bedrooms on this floor currently have two twin beds, one of the bedrooms has a mezzanine floor which has a small child`s bed. The bedrooms share a bathroom with shower, basin and WC.
A weekly maid service of 4 hours is included in the price.
Fontvieille centre a 5 minute walk
Arles 20 minutes drive
St Remy-de-Provence 25 minutes drive
Avignon 25 minutes drive
Marseille Airport 1 hour 10 minute drive