Experience the aura of quintessential French living in this magnificent 6-bedroom home, majestically perched at the summit of a Provencal hilltop village in the enticing region of Mons, Provence-Alps-Cote d'Azur, Var, France. This supremely tranquil setting, where the peace and quiet is only disturbed by the symphony of cicadas, offers an escape from the ordinary, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the mesmerising beauty of the surroundings.
Architectural brilliance and Provencal charm harmoniously blend in this enchanting home, making it a crown jewel in the distinctive yet lively village of Mons. The house's captivating design is exhibited in its substantial 348 sqm of living space, featuring sun-drenched southern walls, authentic local limestone flooring and immaculate hardwood doors.
Offering a lavish open-plan living area of 64m2, the main home opens into a grand sitting and dining area and a fully equipped kitchen, all thoughtfully designed to soak up the breathtaking expanse of Provence's countryside in all its glory. The kitchen is a culinary artist's fantasy, appointed with sleek granite countertops and top-tier Mobalpa units. Furthermore, the home comprises a second living room warmed by a log fire, glazed doors flowing out to the verdant gardens, a utility/laundry room, two spacious bedrooms and a family bathroom, all intended to deliver absolute comfort in a refined setting.
The first floor retreats to a regal master suite featuring a 20m2 bedroom and a 12m2 bathroom, both offering unparalleled panoramic vistas that serve as a personal sanctuary away from the busy world. The lower floor, accessible through its separate entrance, hosts another master suite incorporating a 27m2 bedroom, a 16m2 bathroom, a walk-in Italian shower, twin basins, a well-equipped 15m2 dressing room and two storerooms. This floor gives you direct access to a wildlife-strewn garden, a tranquil haven teeming with native fauna and flora bound to invigorate your senses.
Situated adjacent to the garden and overlooking the well-maintained pool is a cosy guest house invoking the spirit of welcome and hospitality. It presents a covered sitting area, an expansive living room, two light-filled bedrooms, a double shower facility and a separate WC. These features effortlessly mesh with the main house's lavish design expression. The meticulously manicured gardens host the remarkable 'Green Oak', celebrated for being 600-year-old and among the oldest in France. In a commitment to sustainable living, the house comes equipped with heat exchangers and a rainwater tank feeding the irrigation system of the gardens.
Living in Mons is about immersing in a fascinating blend of history, culture, and unspoiled beauty, cherished by a very tight-knit community. This radiant town, neatly tucked away in Var's ravishing landscapes, is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts with a penchant for swimming, fishing, or simply enjoying nature's grandeur. Be drawn into the past by the historical Chateau de Mons, unearth the vibrancy of the old centre, or tantalise your senses with tastings at the esteemed vineyards of Coteaux de Provence. Experience the tranquillity and active lifestyle, walk around the local boutiques, delight in the culinary flair of local restaurants, and succumb to the arresting beauty permeating every corner.
When it comes to lifestyle, this home captures the elixir of French grandeur, gracefully straddling between comfort and luxury. It suits those who fancy a tranquil life but within proximity to the magic that the ancient and captivating village of Mons unfurls. At a price tag of €950,000, surrender to the unrivalled charm of this unique dwelling and revel in the warmth and charisma of this quintessentially French locale. From the picturesque countryside vistas to the region's spellbinding Mediterranean climate, abundant with sunny days and crisp, cool nights, living in this home, and in Mons, offers an experience unmatched and a life filled with joy, peace and fulfilment.