Nostradamus Villa sits in almost 750 acres of vineyards, one of the largest wine domaines in the region bordering the beautiful village of Les Baux de Provence in Les Alpilles.
This is a newly built, modern villa in an ancient setting. It is tastefully decorated and furnished with beautiful views of the ruined castle which dominates the surrounding landscape at Les Baux. The castle can be traced back to the 10th century.
Today, quaint artisan shops and restaurants line the tiny cobbled streets. Additional amenities are available in Mausanne les Alpilles and nearby St Remy de Provence, birthplace of Nostradamus, both within easy reach of the villa.
25 minutes drive north from Les Baux de Provence villa is the medieval Papal city of Avignon, now a UNESCO World Heritage site and site of the world' s biggest gothic palace. The city of Arles is just to the south with an impressive Roman arena. This is the gateway to the wetlands of the Camargue with its diverse wildlife ranging from pink flamingos to white horses and black fighting bulls.
Split level ground floor: Large kitchen/dining room, door to pergola covered terrace for outdoor dining.
Study, open fireplace, large arched doors onto pergola terrace
Spacious living room, open fireplace, large arched doors onto garden with magnificent views across the estate to the historic ruins of Les Baux de Provence.
Steps up to master bedroom suite (1.60m), large arched doors onto garden with views of Les Baux, ensuite bathroom , WC.
Steps down to TV room , doors to front garden.
Twin bedroom (0.90m), doors to garden, ensuite bathroom.
Two further twin bedrooms each with doors to garden & ensuite shower rooms.
Second guest WC.
First floor: Double bedroom (1.60m) ensuite shower room.
Twin bedroom (1m), ensuite bathroom , balcony window and doors to roof terrace.
Grounds: Set in 750 acres of working vineyards with views of the Alpilles and the ruins of Les Baux de Provence. Large areas of gently sloping lawn. Swimming pool set away from the house with a Pergola for shade. Ample parking. Pergola covered dining terrace, barbecue.
Maid service: 3 hours each Wednesday & Saturday included.
Extras at this villa near Les Baux de Provence: Telephone/ADSL internet. Winter heating.