Sophisticated 18th century farmhouse with a dreamy garden and salt-water pool

Sleeps: 10
Bedrooms: 5
Weekly price guide: £4901-£9665
Pool: Yes
Type: Farmhouse
Property Ref: BAS3009


General Description

Just over 4 kilometres from the village of St Rémy-de-Provence, this 18th century farmhouse 400 sqm has been tastefully refurbished and radiate charm and character throughout. Many original features, such as beamed and vaulted ceilings and a large stone fireplace blends in with the neutral soft furnishing, creating a stylish and elegant place to stay with its lavish garden and heated pool.

The dreamy garden with its pergola, where guests can enjoy their meals, or sitting by the pool house with pool is a perfect place to relax. The garden has many facets including the different varieties of fruit trees, rose bushes and the large vegetable garden providing guests with fresh produce.

Accommodation Facilities

Ground floor:
Living room, open fireplace, French doors to garden.
Large kitchen/dining room, French doors to pergola and garden, outdoor dining facilities.
TV/Study room (TV/DVD/CD).
Separate shower room.
Cloakroom, WC.
1 - Double bedroom (1.60m).

1st floor (open sided stairs - care with children):
2 - Double bedroom (1.80m) en-suite bathroom, walk-in shower, WC.
3 - Double bedroom (1.60m).
4 - Twin bedroom (2 x 0.90m).
5 - Double bedroom (1.60m) en-suite shower room, WC.
Separate shower room, WC.

Grounds:
1 hectare of grounds with lawns, mature fruit trees, roses and shrubs.
Heated salt-water pool 15m x 6m (1.10m to 1.90m).
Pool house, WC, summer kitchen, pizza oven and built in BBQ.
Covered pergola with outdoor dining facilities.
Orchard, vegetable garden.
Boule pitch.
Covered well in the garden (care with children).
Ample parking.

Additional Notes:
Minimum stay: 7 nights.
2 hours mid-week maid service.
Wi-Fi Internet.
Pool towels.
Additional maid service on request.
Pool heating: €150 per week.
Winter heating: €200 per week.
No telephone.

Local Area / Activities

The lively village of St Rémy, just 4 kilometres, is a charming classical little town, capital of the Alpilles with all the amenities, boulangeries, little boutiques, quaint pavement cafes and excellent restaurants. On its winding cobbled lanes you will discover the small squares, historic buildings, churches and museums and on Wednesday the colourful weekly market will offer you the opportunity to discover local products and handicrafts which is a must to see.

A little further, north of St Rémy, is the magnificent walled city of Avignon, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which boasts the gothic 'Palace of the Popes', a wonder not to be missed. Awe-inspiring Roman buildings and ruins are scattered everywhere in this Ancient Roman Province, the impressive triple-tiered aqueduct of the Pont du Gard and the massive arena in Arles are certainly worth a visit. Further southwest, under an hour's drive, is the Camargue National Park, a fascinating wetland known for its pink flamingos, fighting bulls and wild horses, and which offers opportunities for hiking, cycling and horse riding.

Nearest shops/restaurants/market in St Rémy-de-Provence: 4 km
Avignon: 20 km
Arles: 24 km
Nîmes: 48 km
Aix-en-Provence: 70 km
Marseilles/Marignane airport: 67 km
Nearest beach: Ste Marie-de-la-Mer 64 km
Golf course: Les-Baux-de-Provence 5 km
Horse riding, trekking, cycling in Les Alpilles

Price Guide

These prices are a guideline only, please use the calendar at the top of the page to search availability and prices for specific weeks. Then you have the option to book the property online.

Low Season: £4901
High Season: £9665

Key Features

  • Swimming pool
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Fire / Stove
  • BBQ
  • Close to local amenities
  • Golf nearby

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