Just outside the village of Cucuron. A fantastic 6 bedroom / 6 bathroom, fully renovated, luxurious and comfortable property, filled with lovely antiques and paintings, though very family friendly.
There is a great heated pool with plenty of space for sun loungers, with stunning views up to the Luberon, all set within its own 5 hectare parkland, thereby ensuring absolute peace, privacy and tranquillity. The property is perfectly located between the Luberon villages of Cucuron (where "A Good Year" was filmed), and Cabrieres d'Aigues - both are only 5 minutes drive away, with all amenities such as bakers, butchers, post office, bank, newsagent, general store, gift shops as well as excellent restaurants. The weekly markets at both Cucuron and Lourmarin are not to be missed, with everything ranging from clothes, spices, to jewellery, and not forgetting the wonderful Provençal food and wine, so much choice!
This property can be rented on a self-catering basis but cooking services can be also arranged. Excellent cycling, hiking, golf, restaurants, markets, vineyards, cultural visits are all close by.
There are 6 double bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms, as follows:
Bedroom 1: a bright and spacious large double or twin bedroom with windows overlooking either the pool or the gardens, bathroom with walk in shower.
Bedroom 2: a lovely double bedroom with windows overlooking the courtyard or the gardens, bathroom with walk in shower.
Bedroom 3: a pretty double bedroom with a window overlooking the gardens, bathroom with shower.
Bedroom 4: a lovely and spacious double or twin bedroom with windows overlooking the gardens and up to the Luberon, bathroom with shower.
Bedroom 5: a very pretty and spacious double or twin bedroom with windows overlooking the gardens and views to Mont St Victoire, bathroom with bath/shower.
Bedroom 6: on the ground floor - a lovely double bedroom with window overlooking the courtyard, bathroom with walk in shower.
The sitting room is bright and airy, and extremely comfortable with sofas set around the fireplace, going through to the TV/Snug room. All French windows lead out onto the gardens. The dining room seats 12 comfortably, with a fireplace and French windows leading out to the gardens or the swimming pool. The kitchen is fully equipped with doors leading out to the courtyard or the swimming pool.
The swimming pool area has plenty of sunbeds and parasols. The poolhouse has a shaded dining area with a shower and loo. There is also a separate shaded lounging area.
Out of Summer Season: a lovely place to rent on a B&B or rental basis, in Autumn, Winter and Spring too. There are log fires in both the sitting room and the dining room, central heating throughout, creating a very warm and cosy atmosphere. Warm, sunny days with cooler nights make Provence a lovely place to visit at any time of the year. The food and wine of course, is fantastic all year round. You can even go skiing, only 2 hours away! It's a perfect location for all the amazing cultural and historical sites, including Aix en Provence, Avignon, Cassis, Gorges du Verdon etc. With walks direct from the house, and Cucuron only 5 minutes' drive away, it's in an ideal setting to have a relaxing and peaceful holiday or mini break/long weekend.
This property is available for rent throughout the year, including Easter, Christmas and New Year. Rates negotiable depending on time of year, length of stay etc.
Guardians live on site in separate cottage to maintain the house, garden and the pool (and babysitting/cooking if required!). Privacy and discretion assured.