Les Fontaines is a wonderful, 18th century Provence France Mas, lovingly restored to the highest standards and set in a walled garden on the edge of the bustling village of Pernes les Fontaines.
Set over three floors, this spacious Provence France villa is decorated in pale, neutral colours with cool stone and terracotta floors and is sympathetically furnished with antiques. The delightful garden has mature trees and shrubs, a cherry orchard, and fountains add an air of tranquillity.
Pernes-les-Fontaines is a lively, picturesque village in Provence France, with shops, bars and restaurants. Nearby Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is hailed as the antiques centre of Europe. The beautiful city of Avignon sits on the banks of the Rhone only 16 miles away. Now a UNESCO World Heritage site and home to the world' s largest gothic palace, a day in this cultural city should not be missed.
This is a superb property, one of my favourites. The villa itself has a lovely walled garden and a wonderful covered barn for outdoor dining and relaxing. We receive so many requests for villas where you can walk to shops and restaurants, and this fits the bill exactly. It only takes about three minutes on foot to reach the centre of the village. In Place Louis Giraud you will find an excellent restaurant Au Fil du Temps which is small but very popular - do book in advance to avoid disappointment. Another restaurant to try is Cote Jardin. And if you are keen to do a lot of shopping, it's only a 15 minute drive to Carpentras.
Small living room/study, open fireplace.
Main living room (TV), open fireplace, French doors to garden.
Kitchen/dining room .
Double bedroom (1.50m), ensuite shower room with walk-in shower, WC.
Double bedroom (1.50m), ensuite bathroom with separate walk-in shower, WC.
Double bedroom (1.85m) (low window; care with children)
Twin/double bedroom (2 x 0.90m or 1.80m).
Separate shower room with walk-in shower, WC.
Walled garden with mature trees & shrubs, cherry orchard, aviary (caretaker looks after birds). 11m x 7 m pool. Covered barn with outdoor dining and portable charcoal barbecue. There are fountains in the grounds (care with children).
Included: 4 hrs maid service on Saturdays only, Wi-Fi internet.
Extras: Telephone, winter heating at €200 per week.
A big traditional french house
A big traditional french house set in beautiful grounds with a good sized pool. Our party comprised of three generations and the house was perfect for all our different needs. It was exceptionally well equipped and located close to the village centre.
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About The Location
- Pernes-les-Fontaines village centre 300 metres
- Carpentras 6km
- L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue 12km
- Nimes 61km
- Marseille 101km
- Walking & Cycling in the Luberon National park
- Horse riding 4km
- Tennis 4km
- Splashworld Waterpark in Monteux 10km