MAS LES BLONDES - Magnificent Mas Provençal du 18ème; shady terrace under 300 yr old Plane trees, swimming pool, extensive landscaped grounds. Sleeps 12 - 16 . Air conditioning in entire property .
"Mas les Blondes" provides 450m² of high quality living space; Freshly renovated and redecorated in 2017, entirely private, secluded and set in its own 7 acres of lush landscaped grounds with hundreds of roses, lavender plants and olive trees only 10 minutes away from Isle sur la Sorgue.
Quietly nestled in the countryside among the fruit trees, sunflowers, wine cellars and charming little Provencal villages of Le Thor, Isle sur la Sorgue and Velleron. Only 20 minutes from the historical Papal city of Avignon and 1 hour from Marseille. Within 10 minutes you will find plenty of local shops for fresh bread, croissants and patisseries.
As you come through the elegant iron gates into the property and drive slowly down the stately lavender and Cyprus bordered driveway you will gradually appreciate the splendor of the Mas. The Mas boasts an extremely well equipped modern kitchen with "La Conche" stove, 5 gas and electric oven, a second eye level oven and wine fridge, American fridge, two dish washers. Central island with sink in black granite, work tops in the same granite along the side of the kitchen with second sink and plenty of cupboards below. Coffee machine and kettle, toaster. Beautiful dining table and chairs to seat 16 people and cupboards that store fine glassware, plates and cutlery. Second kitchen/Laundry area with 2nd fridge, 2 Washing machines and dryer, storage cupboards. This gourmet kitchen opens onto the charming flowered stone terrace where you will find two fer forgé tables and 16 fer forgé chairs perfect for outdoor meals and a canapé and cushions for lazing in the shade under the 300 yr old plane trees.
To the side of this immaculate kitchen is an impressive cool lounge with fireplace also opening out onto the terrace with comfortable sofas and leather armchairs to relax in. Amazing modern chandelier. To one side is an antique fer forgé (iron) staircase that climbs up into the 5th bedroom and below it if you step down a few steps you will discover the 4th bedroom. This 4th bedroom opens out onto a little garden terrace. On the other side of the Mas is the pretty TV lounge with cozy sofas satellite wall TV, bookcase and Internet, all the rooms have high ceilings and the floors are either beautifully tiled or they have wooden floors fitted. The stately entrance hall has the original wide staircase and you will see your reflection in the antique mirror on the wall as you make your way upstairs to the 3 other bedrooms, including the master bedroom. Powder room under the main staircase with WC and washbasin.
Mas les Blondes has 6 sunny cheerful bedrooms in all, 3 with 2 x single beds (90cm) that can be put together to make Kings and 3 with Queen size beds, one being slightly independent and with access from the garden. 5 luxurious modern shower rooms. The main master bedroom is spacious and light; it boasts a dressing and lovely bathroom en suite with 2 walk in showers, 2 modern washbasins, and separate WC.
All the bedrooms have plenty of cupboard space, reading lights and overlook the terrace and gardens. The charming Appartment attached to the Mas accommodates 4 persons, pretty lounge area with small bedroom that has 2 x 90 cm beds, then a queensize bedroom to the side with ensuite shower room, washbasin and WC. The apartment opens onto the garden and roses. All household and pool linens are provided. 2 x 3 hrs of cleaning in the week and end of stay cleaning are included. Wifi provided, pool and garden maintenance included in the rental. Alarm system on the property and automatic gates.
The fantastic 12 x 6m pool has an automatic cover for security and is surrounded by lavender plants and stone surrounds with plenty of space for the modern comfortable sun loungers. The pergola provides plenty of shade for those who wish to keep out of the sun. The pool house has a WC and shower and the whole is very secluded and peaceful. Mas les Blondes is an authentic Provençal Mas that has been completely renovated with taste and style. The ideal home from home for a large family or group who are looking for a haven of tranquility in this delightful part of France knowing at the same time that they can get up and go and visit all the famous sites and exciting towns nearby.
Only 25 minutes from Avignon TGV station and 10 minutes from Isle sur la Sorgue, the International Antique Town. Slightly further to the East towards the Luberon, you will discover Gordes, Ménerbes, Roussillon, Bonnieux, Lourmarin, magic perched provencal villages that Peter Mayle wrote his famous books about Provence.
Keywords: Provencal style, farmhouse