3 bedroom country house for sale
France - Mougins, French Riviera
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- Gated property in an exclusive area
- Landscaped grounds (approximately 8000 sq m)
- Main villa and guest house
- Total 5 en suite bedrooms
- Heated swimming pool
- Parking in courtyard for 8 cars
Ideally located for the medieval village of Mougins which Picasso loved so much, approximately a 10 minute drive from Cannes and half an hour from Nice Cote d'Azur Airport, this typical French Riviera Provencal house, complete with contemporary interiors, is set within a hectare of grounds overlooking the natural woods of Valmasque and is the ultimate luxury retreat.
An oasis of calm, the 8000 sq m grounds overlook the hills of Valmasque and feature the most beautiful swimming pool designed to reflect the surrounding nature, the 'Miroir d'eau' is also an enviable Olympic pool in size (25 meters). Olive trees merging with neighbouring cypresses to ensure the sprit of Provence, many trails of the national woods of Valmasque start from the property, ideal for those who love to bike, run or enjoy a leisurely stroll.
The luxurious yet extremely comfortable interiors are all by the famous French interior architect Christian Liaigre.
Facing south, the ground floor serves as the main living quarters with the master bedroom suite opening onto the garden
Upstairs, the second bedroom is as equally large as the main bedroom and includes a full bathroom, steam shower, dressing room and a private balcony that lets in the early morning light. Connecting the two bedrooms upstairs is an area with a day bed that can be used as a study, reading room or additional bedroom. The upstairs large bedroom - architect plans to make it into two bedrooms. Applied for planning permission for an extension for 2 bedrooms plus garages. Development possibility 800 sq m.
The guest house with two bedrooms is a delightful Provencal heaven. Entered through French doors behind the trailing Jasmine, the ground floor has full kitchen, shower and WC.
Ideally located for the medieval village of Mougins where Picasso spent the last 12 years of his life, 9km from Cannes and 22km from Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
The museums of the French Riviera, (Musée national Fernand-Léger, Musée Picasso, or the famous Parfumerie Fragonard and world renowned Fondation Maeght) are a very short drive away.
Mougins is located in the heights of Cannes, in the district of Grasse, within approximately 9km from Cannes centre. The village is surrounded by Valmasque forest which features pines, olives, and Cyprus trees. In modern times, Mougins has been frequented and inhabited by many artists and celebrities, including Pablo Picasso, Jean Cocteau, Fernand Léger, Arman, Yves Klein, César Baldaccini, Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior, Winston Churchill, Catherine Deneuve, Édith Piaf and Jacques Brel, to name but a few. Mougins has a strong culinary history with such great chefs as Roger Vergé and Alain Ducasse having managed restaurants in the village. It also hosts the annual international gastronomic event 'International Gastronomy Festival of Mougins', (Les Étoiles de Mougins). Approximately 54km to Monaco and 26km from Nice International Airport.
- Nice Côte d`Azur (International), 24.1 miles
- Toulon (Le Palyvestre) (International), 82.1 miles
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