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Provence Farmhouse in Eygalieres Near St Remy with a/C, Heated Pool & Wifi

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Last updated: 07/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Eygalieres farmhouse description

This is the perfect Provence home to rent for your holidays.

Please visit www.masdelaplume.com for more photos and details.

The 'Mas de la Plume' is a traditional stone farmhouse safely nestled in its olive grove and garden full of Mediterranean plants. It is located on the foothill of the Alpilles in a rural setting but just a safe short walk through quiet lanes to the centre of the beautiful and lively village of Eygalieres.

It is very well equipped outdoors and indoors and benefits from a heated pool (June to Sept) and integrated reversible air conditioning.
The rental includes 8 hours of cleaning per week, gardener, pool maintenance and the service of our house manager nearby should you require additional services of a cook, chauffeur or guide (at extra costs).
The farmhouse is tastefully decorated and comfortably furnished with every details thoughtfully selected. It has 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, a large country kitchen and its utility room, a very big living room and a tv room and, of course, a heated swimming pool (June to Sept), covered terraces and balcony to enjoy the views and outdoor living.

Above all, the 'Mas de la Plume' is a home with a charm that will embrace you and a setting that will seduce you. The perfect place for your dream holidays in Provence.

Outside:
- It is approached through automatic traditional iron gates and set in lovely gardens and olive grove.
- The swimming pool is 12m x 6m with large steps down and a depth ranging from 0.9m to 1.6m. It is security protected and heated. The beach of the pool are in stone where you will relax in the loungers, steamers and the large hammock under the shade of the olive tree or the sun umbrella. From the pool, there is access to outdoor shower and toilets without having to go through the house.
- Under the West large covered terrace, you will enjoy eating al fresco around the large teak table (seats 10) and make your own charcoal BBQ in the outdoors fireplace.
- At the south of the house, the wisteria covered pergola will give you a welcome shade for that afternoon reading.
- From there, you can take the windy staircase leading to the first floor terrace to enjoy even lovelier views.

Ground floor
- The whole ground floor is covered in centuries-old flagstones and has gorgeous beamed and wooden ceilings.
- You enter through a lovely old front door into the very large main living area that includes sofas, daybed and fireplace. There is a large collection of games and books for your entertainment. - Further along, there is also a quiet TV room with large flat screen with DVD player and satellite TV in French (TNT) and English (Sky) with comfortable seating.
- A cloakroom with toilets and basin is also located downstairs.
- The country kitchen has a large oak table with chairs and benches and is fully equipped with everything you might require. There is an Aga cooker for the winter months (not fired in summer months) and additional electric ovens and plates. Larder, fridge, freezer, ice cube machine, washing machine, dryer and sink can be found in the utility room.
In the summer, you can open the large doors onto the cosy summer sitting room under the vault. It is always a favourite, such a lovely place for a chat looking at the olive grove.

First floor
Walking up the spiral stone staircase, you reach the first floor that is all covered in oak floors. From the landing, you can access to:
- the Master bedroom (King size bed) with access to its own terrace and its own bathroom (shower, bath, basin, toilets)
- the South double room with a double bed that shares a wet room (shower, basin) with
- the South twin room with twin beds
- the East room with a double bed and its own wet room (shower, basin)
- the large 'kids' room with 2 single beds and its own wet room (shower and basin)
- a cloakroom (toilets, basin) is located on the landing

The rental includes all charges, linen and pool towels, pool and garden maintenance, 2 x 4h housekeeper per week and the services of our house manager who lives 300m away.

Please visit www.masdelaplume.com for more details and photos.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Farmhouse
  • 350 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Concierge

          Suitability

          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking inside please. Outdoors smoking allowed...moreless

          • Pets Considered
          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            with en suite bathroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            with en suite shower room...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 double

            with shared en suite shower room...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

            with shared en suite shower room...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

            with en suite shower room...moreless

          • All bedrooms have oak floors, storage for clothes, bedside tables and lamps, rugs. All beds are of good quality with duvets of weight according to the season. Reversible air conditioning allows to always be at the right temperature (with temp setting for each room), especially in the summer when the weather can be hot....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 4: shower

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          • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

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          • Upstairs toilets: toilet

            ...moreless

          • Downstairs toilets: toilet

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          • All bathrooms are of a wet-room format (no shower tray) with basin resting on slab of local stone. Taps of all showers, bath and basin are thermostatic. All showers have very large shower head. Separate toilets downstairs and on upper floor landing. Pool toilets and outdoor shower....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Don't forget you iPod to plug it into the music system and don't forget your Nespresso capsules for the machine that is provided. Cot, high chair, potty and 'all terrain' pushchair/stroller are provided if you have a young child. The property is entirely fenced and safe. You can trust that it is well equipped and very comfortable. All charges and linen are included together with 8h of cleaning and the benefits of the service of our house manager if needed. For your comfort, our house manager can organise (at additional cost) for you to have a cook, a baby sitter, guide, chauffeur, beauty therapist or sport coach. Beyond the list of amenities, the 'Mas de la Plume' will make you feel that you are at home in Provence. It was conceived as a home where life feels good, not as a house just to be rented to tourists....moreless

              Entertainment

              • VCR
              • Books For Kids
              • DVD Player
              • Books For Adults
              • Games For Kids
              • Television:

                Flat screen TV connected to DVD player and satellite TV...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                with English and French speaking channels available...moreless

              • Stereo:

                Ipod docking station...moreless

              • Books:

                Many books available in French and English...moreless

              • Games:

                Great selection of games for all ages...moreless

              • Video Library:

                Large selection of DVD in English and French for all ages...moreless

              Theme

              • Luxury
              • Sports & Activities
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Botanical Garden
              • Forests

              Leisure Activities

              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Scenic Drives

              local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Groceries
              • Medical Services

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Village
              • Rural

              sports and adventure activities

              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Paragliding
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    Dining area in the large country kitchen and also outdoors under covered terrace connected to kitchen...moreless

                  • Seating for 10 people

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Security System
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Firewood
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    Very large stone fireplace with supply of wood in outdoor woodstore...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Parking on the premises secured by electric wrought iron gates...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Broadband internet...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    2 towels per week per guest...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    WiFi provided with code...moreless

                  • Heating:

                    Heating is done through the reversible central air conditioning system and controllable in every room...moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    All linen provided ...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Very large sitting room with enough seating for 10 people...moreless

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Integrated and reversible air conditioning system throughout the house with individual control in every room...moreless

                  house cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Toaster
                      • Blender
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Freezer
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Kitchen:

                        Large country kitchen with light oak furniture...moreless

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        Nespresso machine...moreless

                      • Pantry Items:

                        There will be supply if basic cooking items (spice, salt, pepper, oil, vinegar) and a starter pack of other supply...moreless

                      • Stove
                      • Dishes & Utensils

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        The covered terrace is facing West for the most beautiful sunset. Large table and chairs are available for al fresco dining....moreless

                      • Bicycles:

                        5 bicycles with helmets and repair kit...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        Barbecues can be made with charcoal in equipped outdoors fireplace under the covered terrace...moreless

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        Lawn around the pool, olive grove and garden with mediterranean plants...moreless

                      • Balcony:

                        Terrace accessible from master bedroom or from south external stone stairs. Beautiful view over the Alpilles...moreless

                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Patio
                      • Child's Swing
                      • Terrace
                      • Barbecue

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Outdoor Pool
                      • Heated Pool
                      • Private Pool:

                        12m x 6m heated swimming pool with safety device. Depth from 0.90 to 1.60 m. Accessible by large steps. Water purified by salt electrolysis (no chlorine). Heated June to Sept....moreless

                      property descriptor

                          • Detached
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Summer 2014
                          Jun 28 - Sep 6, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          £5,500
                          Early Autumn 2014
                          Sep 7 - Oct 18, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          £4,500
                          High Season June 2015
                          May 30 - Jun 27, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          £4,750
                          Peak season July-Aug 2015
                          Jun 28 - Sep 5, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          £5,500
                          High Season Sept 2015
                          Sep 6 - Oct 3, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          £4,750
                          My Standard Rate
                          7 night min stay

                          £4,000

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit £2,000
                          • Pet Fee £100
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Cancellation policy:

                          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                          Location

                          40 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Marseille Provence
                          18 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Avignon TGV
                          8 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          A7 Cavaillon
                          45 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Saintes Maries de la mer
                          0.7 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          In village
                          9 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Golf de Servannes - Mouries
                          0.7 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          In village

                          Car: Necessary

                          The farmhouse is located on the foothill of the Alpilles, a small mountain range now a Natural Park. The beautiful and lively centre of the village is only a short walk away on quiet lanes and offers many bars, restaurants, shops and boutiques. The market is held there on Friday morning.

                          St Remy de Provence, home of Van Gogh, Nostradamus and the Glanum Roman ruins is only 15 min away.

                          The charming and historic towns of Avignon, Arles, Nimes and Aix are a short drive away. Isle sur la Sorgue and its permanent large antique market is 30 min away.

                          The Camargue (with wild black bulls, horses and flamingoes and beaches) is about 1.5 hour away.

                          You can enjoy golfing, horse riding and walking in the Alpilles. The many vineyards in the vicinity will make you discover their wonderful wines in style. Plenty to see and do but, yet again, the wonderful feeling of the house might make you want to just stay and relax.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2000

                          About the owner: We are an English and French family with three children who have spent their childhood at the Mas de la Plume. We absolutely adore Provence and Eygalieres in particular. There is so much to do and discover in the area that we always experience something new, yet it is always so good to come back home where the heart is. We lived at the farmhouse about a third of every year and always had such a fabulous time whatever the season. Now the children are leaving the nest and, for the first time, we have decided to share our pleasure with our guests.

                          Why the Owner Chose Eygalieres:
                          We fell in love with Eygalieres and the Alpilles a long time ago and I was used to hiked in the Alpilles with my family. Le mas de la plume is very special to us because it is quiet in the country with beautiful views but not isolated since it is only a short walk away from the village to enjoy all what it has to offer. But what makes it so special is how good it makes you feel.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
                          We love the farmhouse and believe that our care shows in all the details that create its true charm. It was conceived first and above all as our family home and we hope that you will enjoy it as much as we do as it is a very special place to relax and have a true provencal experience. Our family and friends always comment about how good they feel here and how difficult it is to leave.


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                          Speaks: french, english

                           

                          Photos

                          • Mas de la Plume

                            Mas de la Plume

                          • Terrasse and Pool

                            Terrasse and Pool

                          • View from the covered terrace

                            View from the covered terrace

                          • Pool

                            Pool

                          • The olive grove

                            The olive grove

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Sitting room

                            Sitting room

                          • Sitting room

                            Sitting room

                          • TV den

                            TV den

                          • Master bathroom

                            Master bathroom

                          • double bedroom 2

                            double bedroom 2

                          • Twin bedroom 2

                            Twin bedroom 2

                          • Mas de la Plume

                            Mas de la Plume

                          • bench in the shade

                            bench in the shade

                          • Covered terrasse and BBQ

                            Covered terrasse and BBQ

                          • Pool and view of Alpilles

                            Pool and view of Alpilles

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Cosy kitchen vault

                            Cosy kitchen vault

                          • Sitting room

                            Sitting room

                          • Sitting room

                            Sitting room

                          • master bedroom

                            master bedroom

                          • double bedroom 1

                            double bedroom 1

                          • Twin bedroom 1

                            Twin bedroom 1

                          • walk to the village

                            walk to the village

                          £4,000 - £5,500 per week (GBP)
                          7

                          5 Bedroom / 2.5+ Bathroom
                          Sleeps 10

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                          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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