Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
A magnificent South of France "Mas", originally from the 19th Century, beautifully renovated and set within a 3000m2 garden of wide lawn terraces, olive trees, palms and Mediterranean flora. There's a large private pool (12mx5m) with wide pool terrace, with plenty of quality loungers and parasols and a pool-side kitchen with fridge and large Weber gas BBQ.
The house has four, all en-suite bedrooms with air conditioning, double or twin, each with en-suite facilities. Two master bedrooms are in the main part of the house with 2 further bedrooms in the "tower wing" which are smaller and simpler, ideal for children, teenagers or staff. The Ground floor consists of a fully fitted kitchen with breakfast dining table and separate utility room, a sitting room and a TV/Games room complete with a full-size billiards table.
South West facing, the property enjoys lovely views over the valley of Mougins towards the Esterel Mountains and stunning sunsets over the Bay of Cannes. Located on the south bound road towards the coast, it's a two minute drive from the picturesque village of Mougins and just 15 minutes from the centre of Cannes. Conveniently nearby are two of Europe's world-class golf courses (Royal Mougins and Cannes-Mougins), the property is a golfer's paradise with 6 different golf courses accessible within a 15 minute drive.
Accommodation of approximately 300 m2 arranged over two levels to sleep up to 8 people.
- Bedroom 1: Double bed 1.8mx2m. Can be used as double or twin. En-suite bathroom
- Bedroom 2: Double bed.1.8mx2m. Can be used as double or twin. En-suite bathroom
- Bedroom 3 (Tower wing): Double bed.1.8mx2m.Can be used as double or twin. En-suite bathroom
- Bedroom 4 (Tower wing): Double bed.1.8mx2m.Can be used as double or twin. En-suite bathroom
- Separate WC on upper floor.
- The Tower Wing Rooms are smaller and more simply furnished than the two master bedrooms in the main house and have east facing windows with some road noise.
- Large, open plan living room/dining room leading out to the main terrace. Satellite TV, DVD, stereo system, Wifi broadband internet.
- Games room with full-sized pool table
- Kitchen - fully-fitted kitchen with breakfast dining area. Gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher and fridge/freezer, microwave.
- Back kitchen/larder leading from main kitchen with drinks fridge and extra storage.
- Laundry Room with washer and dryer and ironing facilities.
Housekeeper. The property has a resident Housekeeper who lives in a separate Apartment with independent access and totally private from the main house. Houskeeping service is provided three mornings a week including a once weekly change of linen. Extra housekeeping, catering, baby sitting can be provided upon request.
Le Mas de Mougins is set on three terraces planted with palms, flowers and Mediterranean shrubs. From the house, French windows open out onto a large terrace with an outdoor table and chairs for 6 shaded by an electric, retractable awning. There are also two other seating areas around the terrace, one set further along the house, perfect for daytime shade.
A few steps down to the next terrace houses the 12x5m pool. The terrace has three sun shades, eight loungers and great views out over the valley. There is also a summer kitchen with shower,WC and Weber gas barbeque.
The third terrace is garden and a proliferation of young olive trees. Parking is on one side of the house, accessible by a slip road just after the house and a pathway which goes up a few steps back to the main terrace. This is an electronic gated entrance and the car park has space for at least six vehicles.
The property is accessed from the main road although the house is orientated towards the garden, pool and the sea view. Entrance to the house is either through the top entrance or via the gates and parking area to the side of the house.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 4 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (4)|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
Le Mas de Mougins is minutes from Mougins old town (1.5km) and only 15 minutes down the road to Cannes. It is not far from the main A8 road linking the town to Nice, St Tropez, Monaco and other popular coastal destinations.
The beaches in Cannes and the town itself can be reached in 15 minutes down the road on which the house is situated and other beaches down both the west and east coasts are readily accessible.
There are six great golf courses within a 20 minute drive and there are many other outdoor activities readily available nearby.
The old town of Mougins has world class restaurants and Valbonne which is similarly chic,is just 10 minutes away.Within 12 minutes, one reaches Grasse, dubbed "The Perfume Capital of the world"which has much to see and houses the International Perfume Museum amongst other attractions.
Nice International Airport is just 25 minutes away, Monaco is 50 minutes and depending on traffic, St Tropez can be reached in 90 minutes.