A beautifully redesigned 18C Provencal farmhouse in an unspoilt setting.
Situated with breath-taking views over the valley and mountains of the Luberon, Mas du Faucon stands within 1½ hectares, incorporating a cherry orchard, and with landscaped garden designed by the renowned Nicole de Vesian. Only 10 minutes walk to the medieval village of Goult. Regional market days are offered in picturesque villages every day of the week including Velleron’s nightly market in the summer.
The Mas encloses a courtyard where shaded summer dining takes place. The interior has been completely modernised to achieve a balance between the charm of the past and the comfort and style of the 21st century. The spacious Salon complete with log burning stove has a reading and television viewing area. French windows open to the courtyard & others lead out to the West terrace where there is seating and outdoor dining. A well equipped kitchen with vaulted ceiling has a dining area with large extending circular table.
Accommodation includes one ground floor suite with all others on the first floor including the master suite and another double suite, together with the Pigeonnier across the courtyard – a common feature of 18C Provencal farmhouses, that opens onto the swimming pool area.
The extensive gardens are carefully laid out for you to enjoy walking through this private haven. A choice of terrace seating offers tranquil spots to enjoy the peace. The enticing heated swimming pool (12m x 6m) has comfortable shaded seating. Nearby is a prepared petanque boules court to tempt the competitive.
(5) Double bedroom + ensuite shower room
(1) Master suite: ensuite master bathroom
(2) Double/Twin bedroom (+ ensuite shower room (shower, basin, WC)
(3 + 4) Family suite: Bedrooms 3 and 4, with A/C, bathroom form a family suite.
Bedroom 3: Double bed + en suite bathroom shared with
Bedroom 4: children’s bunk room
Pigeonnier – across the courtyard is a converted pigeon loft, a common feature of 18th century farmhouses in Provence.
Ground Floor : shower room + separate WC.
First floor :
(6) Double bedroom
Wifi, A/C, swimming pool, Pétanque
Staff: Part-time Housekeeper, Gardener. Cooking by arrangement.
Pool heating ** see Important Information
Cost of let per week in Euro 2023: inclusive of A/C and pool heating in high & mid season
(pool heating not included April, May & October)
April, October – €5,000
May, June, September – €7,850
July, August – €10,950
Cost of let per week in Euro 2024: inclusive of A/C and pool heating in high & mid season
April, October – €6,000
May, June, September – €8,000
July, August – €11,500
Goult (600 metres) (market on Thursday mornings + public tennis courts), good café/restaurant on the main square, and a ‘hidden’ and beautifully preserved old neighbourhood with bakery, butcher, grocery store and several restaurants, all a short walk away.
Nearby is the antiques “capital” L’ Isle sur la Sorgue (18km). 40km from the fascinating Chateau La Coste with its excellent restaurants, art installations and architecture. St Remy (43km), Les Baux de Provence (53km), Arles (66km), historic Aix en Provence (80km). Airports Avignon (31km + TGV), Marseille (75km), Montpellier (129km) & Nice (238km).