FR171 – Mas des Firmins REF: FR171

A beautifully presented house in a tranquil and unspoilt setting.

Close to the picturesque village of Gordes (7km). Situated on a slope with breath-taking views over the valley and mountains of the Luberon, where market days are offered in picturesque villages every day of the week and Velleron’s nightly market in the summer.

The interior of this 18C Provençal stone house has been completely modernised to achieve a balance between the charm of the past and the comforts of the 21st century.  Accommodation is between main house, courtyard and pool terrace with six thoughtfully designed en suite bedrooms.

The enticing heated swimming pool (11m x 5m), close to the house, has excellent summer dining facilities, comfortable seating and alongside is an outdoor Jacuzzi for further relaxation.

The extensive gardens, with ancient olive trees and perfumed plantings, are carefully laid out for you to enjoy walking through this private haven.  A choice of terrace seating offer tranquil spots to enjoy the peace.  For the more energetic a well presented hard tennis court and petanque pitch offer competitive exercise.

The house is for a maximum of 12 people in 6 bedrooms ensuite (1bathroom and 5 showerooms) + sep WC

Main House

1 double bedroom with en suite spa bath & shower room.

2 double bedrooms with en suite shower rooms.

1 twin/double bedroom with en suite shower room.

 Underfloor cooling / heating in Main House

Courtyard

1 twin/double bedroom with en suite shower room.

 Pool Terrace

1 double bedroom with en suite shower room.

Air conditioning in pool terrace bedroom

Facilities

Broadband, WiFi.  TV: Satellite TV with BBC world news, CNN channels in living room / French Terrestrial TV in 5 bedrooms

DVD player with a choice of DVDs.  SONOS sound system with iPod dock (main house and swimming pool area)

Swimming pool (11m x 5m)  (pool heating 1 April – 31 Oct only ** see Important Information), covered poolside summer kitchen with gas hob, mobile gas bbq and outside dining facilities for 12.

Jacuzzi, tennis court, boules pitch.

Staff

Housekeeping, gardener, cooking by arrangement in advance.  Weekly pool maintenance.

Cost of let per week 2018: (inclusive of electricity and pool heating)   (pool heating 1 April – 31 Oct only ** see Important Information) 

Low Season

(Jan/Feb/Mar*/Nov/Dec*)

€5,000

*Christmas & New Year €8,000/Easter constitutes Mid Season

Mid Season 

(Apr/May/Oct)

€7,000

High Season

(June/Sept)

€9,000

Peak Season

(Jul/Aug)

€11,500

 

 

Activities nearby

Bike rental, Kayaking and Horse riding nearby

Market villages: Goult +12C Chateau (5km) Gordes (7km) Rousillon (10km) Coustellet (11km) Apt (20km) Velleron (25km). Airports: Avignon (38km + TGV) Marseille (78km) Nice (248km).

 

Things to see

Abbeye de Sénanque – Mediaeval Cistercian abbey in a beautiful setting.

Avignon – Popes’ palace and bridge (pont d’Avignon)

Buoux – walks along the valley and cliffs.

Coustellet – Musee de la Lavande (Lavender Museum)

Gordes – Le Village des Bories

L’Isle-sur-la Sorgue – famous antiques market every Friday/Saturday/Sunday

Roussillon – Ochre Quarries and Museum

 

Sleeps 12

Bedrooms 6

Bath/Shower room(s) 6

Price (min) €5,000

Price (max) €11,500

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