Confidence is returning to France’s property market, and no more so than in the Côte d’Azur where Home Hunts has received double the number of enquiries so far in 2014 when compared with the previous year.
Here are five of some of Home Hunts most glamourous and luxurious property for sale on the French Riviera.
1) Perfectly peaceful in Saint-Paul-de-Vence
One of the oldest medieval towns on the Côte d’Azur, and one that has been home to many famous names over the years, such as Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, Saint-Paul-de-Vence is one of the most sought after locations on the Riviera.
This exceptional and completely unique contemporary stone villa (HH-7066088) can be found in one of the most coveted areas in Saint-Paul-de-Vence. Described as a haven of peace, it comprises six bedrooms, a gym, two independent apartments and a large, inviting swimming pool. The property itself has been stylishly designed with a façade that naturally blends into the landscaped park that surrounds it. This villa is on the market for €20,000,000.
2) A villa to cap them all in Roquebrune
This breath-taking character property (HH-6778023) was built in 1897 by Belle Époque architect Hans-Georg Tersling, who actually lived for most of his life on the French Riviera. Located in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, just ten minutes from Monaco, this special property has retained many original features, from original marble fireplaces to 5 metre-high ceilings. With four bedrooms and traditionally-styled, spacious interiors, this grand residence oozes 19th century grace. Inside includes 15 main rooms, two reception rooms and five bedrooms, while outside features a stunning pool, gym and summer dining area. Price on application.
3) Exceptional luxury in Mougins
Just stepping into the immense and luxurious dressing room of this property would give a good idea of what to expect for the rest. Immaculately styled, grand and renovated to perfection yet offering all modern comforts, this exquisite stone-built property in Mougins (HH-6975178) is an exceptionally luxurious home. With seven bedrooms, beautiful views of the surrounding countryside and a sensational summer lounge and dining area that overlooks the swimming pool, this property really needs to be seen to be believed. It is priced at €12,000,000.
4) Sea and serenity in the hills of Cannes
A sparkling infinity pool, natural modern, neutral interiors, stylish decoration and lush green landscaped gardens – if you are looking for a property to bring calm and relaxation, this could be it. Set in the hills of Cannes, offering panoramic views of the sea, the Lérins Islands and Cap d’Antibes, a renowned architect has renovated this spectacular comtemporary villa (HH-6036538) giving it a zen feeling throughout – there is even a gym and a hammam. It is on the market for €9,850,000.
5) Pure genius in Villefranche-sur-Mer
This white, modern masterpiece, located in Villefranche-sur-Mer (HH-6783888), offers security, privacy and luxury all under one roof. A six-bedroom property that is well-designed for summer entertaining, the views from the terrace stretch all the way to Cap d’Antibes. Landscaped grounds, a beautiful pool area and a home cinema are a few of the property’s highlights – and at €8,750,000, a viewing to see more is highly recommended.
To see more villas, visit www.home-hunts.com, but to discuss any of these properties or your detailed requirements, contact the French office on +33 (0)970 44 66 43