- Type: Villa
- Living surface: 375
- Plot size: 7385
- Bedrooms: 9
- Total rooms: 27
- Bathrooms: 7
- Closest neighbour in m.: 10
- Heating: Oil fired central heating
- Close By: Mountains, Hiking & Cycling
- Special features: Pool
- Languages spoken: English
Three residences, including a flourishing tourist business
Price: € 1 250 000 | Ref.: 2885 | Views: 92
A property of approximately 2 1/4 acres with Mt Ventoux (6,200 ft) dominating the view to the north and views of the Vaucluse plateau, the Durance and Rhone River Valleys to the south. With spectacular views of Mt Ventoux, 100 olive trees and a short distance from Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Vacqueras and Gigondas. The main house is 19th century and is conveniently located within 5 minutes walk of the medieval village of Caromb in the Vaucluse region of Provence. Avignon is 40 minutes by car, Marseille airport 1 hour, Paris 2 hours 30 by TGV train from Avignon.
The present owners are Canadian and have owned the property for the past 22 years. It is fully furnished. Avignon is 40 minutes by car, Marseille airport 1 hour, Paris 2 hours 30 by TGV train from Avignon.
There are three residences, completely renovated and professionally decorated.
The main house has three bedrooms en suite. Fully equipped Provencal-style kitchen with Godin stove. The salon and dining room are separated by a large open Provencal fireplace. The house is centrally heated.
The owners' apartment is located on the third floor with views over the olive trees and Mt Ventoux from the small balcony. It has its own private entrance and driveway at the rear of the house.
On the third floor, there is also a fourth bedroom en suite which can be part of the owners' apartment or can be accessed by the main house as a fourth bedroom.
The resident caretakers live in the original residence constructed during the 18th century. Their house has been renovated as well. It is separated from the main house by a high hedge. The caretakers provide all services, including meals, as requested.
The olives are organic and the caretakers harvest takes place each January when they are taken to an ancient mill to be pressed.
There is swimming pool, 40 x 16 ft, with equipped pool house, barbecue and seating area.
The main house is rented from May to September through different rental agencies, primarily in the United States, Canada and Australasia, and is almost fully booked during this period each season with many repeat guests.
The property is divided into three titles: The three residences, the front of the property including the swimming pool area and the cherry orchard, and the rear of the property including the olive trees. The rear of the property is zoned as agricultural land and the only buildings permitted are those for agricultural purposes.