Provence by the sea

This lovely property built in the nineteenth century and beautifully renovated feels as if it could be in rural Provence or Tuscany, it sits amidst beautiful mature cork trees, magnificent oak and plane trees. It is located one kilometre from the village of La Mole, and its famous “Auberge” restaurant. Across the 50 acres of land, you can buy wine at a local vineyard, a few minutes’ walk from the estate. The village of La Mole has also a very good bakery and local shops, and bars. La Mole airport is just 5 minutes’ drive away, whilst the beaches of Pampelonne and St Tropez town are 25 minutes away.

This house has heaps of Provencal charm and is ideal for those friends or families, wanting a quiet rural retreat, but, at the same time, being close enough to enjoy the bright lights of St Tropez life.

Accommodation

The entrance is through a large welcoming hall with cloakroom, with on the left-hand side, a dining room, kitchen and utility room. To the right, a small sitting area with fireplace, comfortable sofa and armchairs as well as a desk. It is followed by a large sitting area with grand fireplace, two large sofas and armchair. Both living rooms open to the beautiful landscaped garden. The fully equipped kitchen comes complete with fridge/freezer, 4 hobs gas cooker, 2 electric hobs, dishwasher and microwave. There is a separate utility room with extra freezer, ice making machine, laundry facility with both washing machine and dryer.

First floor

There are 4 double bedrooms and 2 bedrooms with twin beds and 2 extra single beds, sleeping a total of 8 adults and 4 to 6 children. The master bedroom to the left of the staircase has a 180 cm bed (King size), en suite bathroom with bath tub and shower attachment, washbasin and wc. To the left of the staircase, a sitting room with television connects with the 5 other bedrooms. The first one has a standard double bed (140 cm), en suite shower room with washbasin and separate wc. Third bedroom has a queen size bed (160 cm) and an extra single bed, en suite bathroom with bathtub, shower attachment and washbasin. The 4th bedroom has twin beds with en suite shower attachment and washbasin. These two bedrooms share a separate wc. Fifth bedroom has 4 single beds, so ideal for young children up to 10-12 years old. The 6th bedroom could be considered as a second Master bedroom, it has a King size bed (180 cm), en suite bathroom with bathtub, shower attachment, washbasin and wc.

The pool measures 12 x 6 m. It is at a safe distant of the property for young children and has a small gate. It also has a sound alarm, plenty of sun loungers and sun umbrellas.

There is an additional “cabanon” near the house, which can sleep up to 2 staff members, if any, and has a shower and wc.

Amenities

Wireless internet access. Pool heating available.

Staff

Maid service of 2 hours a day, 6 days a week, Monday to Saturday. Extra hours on request, to be paid locally to the maid (rate is 18 Euros per hour).

Distances

  • La Mole village: 1 km
  • Cogolin: 10 kms
  • St Tropez centre and beaches: 20 kms (about 25 minutes ‘drive)
  • La Mole Airport: 1,5 km
  • Le Rayol Canadel: 11 km (Tropicana Club beach)
  • Port Grimaud beach: 12 km
  • Grimaud village: 14,5 km
  • Nice Airport: 112 kms – 1 hour 30 minutes’ drive
  • Marseille Airport: 139 kms – 1h48 minutes ’drive