One of the best things about living on the French Riviera is the sunshine, there are so many sunny days throughout the year (more than 320 to be precise…), it can’t help but make you happy! As well as this of course, there is the proximity to the sparkling Mediterranean Sea plus you have the amazing mountain air of the Alps just behind you….Heaven!
Whilst most people spend a large proportion of their time outside in this part of the world, inside is also very important of course! Many of the properties in this area have interiors which are designed with meticulous detail. Many luxury property buyers from around the world search for the best prime properties in this famous region in the south of France, some opting to be close to all the sought after events and activities in Cannes or Monaco and others preferring to be based in a calmer but strategic location like Mougins or Villefranche Sur Mer and delight in the nature surrounding them.
From Art Deco apartments to modern and contemporary villas, to old rambling farmhouses, each property on the French Riviera possesses its own unique charm that can seduce you to want to live in beautifully decorated interiors, some designed by well-known interior designers or architects. We invite you to step inside just a few select properties on the Cote d’Azur and enjoy some of the stunning interiors!
Modern Living in Black and White
This charming art deco villa (HH-11454857) with sea view is located in the highly sought after hill of Fabron in front of the famous Baie des Anges, with views from Saint Jean Cap Ferrat to the airport which is at less than 10 minutes driving distance as the centre of Nice.
Designed in a modern and contemporary style, it stays true to the black and white interior lay-out that highlights the magnificent blue sky and azure sea from the front of its floor to ceiling glass panels.
On the main level, there is a spacious living room opening onto a terrace with a magnificent sea view, open plan well-equipped kitchen, en suite master bedroom that goes onto a separate terrace. The low ground has 4 bedrooms, 2 shower rooms and a toilet with direct access to the garage.
The garden level has its separate living area that can be an individual apartment or be a part of the house. It consists of the living room, en suite bedroom, a bureau, a kitchen that goes onto a terrace with the swimming pool and the garden.
Priced at €1,950 000, its cool modern design and strategic location is well-worth it.
Art and Style in Villefranche Sur Mer
This exceptional architect’s villa (HH-11454862) has been designed with utmost attention, offering breathtaking views of the sea and the Cap Ferrat. Useful design inspirations in this property are the unique and original chairs that resemble stones in a flowing pattern, interspersed with an immaculate white modern sofa, spread over a gray floor surface that gives each element in the room its own focus for the eyes when you enter.
Set into a cliff side, accessible by lift, sheltered from view, it benefits from a large living room opening on terrace with a small first pool, open plan kitchen with dining area opening on terrace, large study or possibility independent studio, 5 bedrooms including a master with en suite bathroom.
An infinity pool with wide teak beach comes with villa with a price that we can disclose upon demand.
Gallery Inspired Design in Beaulieu Sur Mer
Immaculate bright and white, this duplex loft of 264 m2 (HH-11416658) with a terrace is the result of the restructuring of a recent apartment in the heart of Beaulieu by an interior designer and photographer.
The spaces were designed according to the typology of a gallery-loft city. Organized as a duplex, the volumes are articulated in double level of level, where you will find in the center a staircase of polished concrete, traversed by aluminum and glass coming from the yachting industry. A traversing reception welcomes you in the foreground, with a kitchen, dining area and terrace in a line. The upper floor keeps the spirit of the loft, combining both a research space, reading room and the two independent bedrooms with their bathrooms. It is possible to create a third bedroom. A laundry room and two closed garages complete this exceptional home.
Right in the town center, close to the sea and the shops, and just 30 minutes from Nice Cote d’Azur airport, its price is €1,280,000.
Classic Style and Elegance in Pastels
Some prefer classic and elegant antique furniture refurbished with new luxurious fabrics and this property with breathtaking sea views (HH-11406768) over the famous beach “La Mala” and the peninsula of Cap Ferrat, has exactly that classic style that some luxury property buyers adore.
This exceptional neo-classical Palladian property of approximately 380 m2 designed by the renowned architect Olivier Antoine, is in a secured and gated domain. A stone’s throw away from the world-famous principality of Monaco.
Its many benefits include from a spectacular entrance, double reception with fireplace, fitted kitchen with breakfast area, lounge / library, to the luxurious 4 bedrooms with en suite bath or shower rooms and dressings, including one master, all rooms leading to a terrace with sea view.
In addition to the main house there is a separate maid’s studio, a sauna and a double garage. It also has a Mediterranean planted plot with parking for guests and a lovely pool area as the perfect spot to cool off in those sultry summer months. With over 2,485 m2 in land area, the price can be disclosed upon demand.
Rustic Charm in Chateauneuf Grasse
Do you prefer a more rustic style and earthy ambiance in your home? This villa near Grasse will truly charm you if like your floor to be in clay tiles, typical of the Provencal tommettes that we see in country villas in the south of France and grand wooden antique doors in a distressed style. It has two gorgeous cottages offering beautiful views over the hinterland toward the sea.
This traditional Provencal-style house has the living room, dining room and kitchen on the ground floor, plus 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms upstairs. The swimming pool is just outside the kitchen with wonderful summer kitchen.
The guest cottage is slightly smaller, with an open plan kitchen and dining room, separated from the living room by a beautiful entrance hall. Upstairs are two en suite bedrooms and a spacious landing. Priced at €1,995,000.
Country-Style Cozy Living in Mougins
The warm and cozy wooden interiors of this beautiful stone property (HH-11366337) offering 422 m2 of living space is adored by luxury property buyers who appreciate a great mix of contemporary living and rustic materials, such as stone and wood beautifully crafted by artisans. The villa sits in an elevated position on a stunning, professionally landscaped plot of 2,723 m2 in the exclusive and secure domain of the Royal Mougins Golf Club. The property benefits from a panoramic view over the golf course, the valley and mountains.
Sumptuous yet comfortable reception areas including a spacious living room with a high ceiling and a cozy fireplace, a formal dining room and 4 bedroom suites. There is also a wine cellar, double pool, pool house, garage and plenty of guest parking.
This property could be sold furnished at a price of €4,500,000 with the Golf Membership included.
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