This property is located in one of Provence’s most beautiful regions. Guests will love this stunning contemporary home, as it is perfect for relaxing in its quiet surroundings
It is only 5 minutrs from L’Isle sur la Sorgue, a delightful Provencal town.
A vast space for guests, the living room mixes contemporary features and striking artwork with the traditional fireplace.
The calming terrace can be accessed through the large sliding windows, the ideal space for enjoying a morning coffee as you listen to the birds.
Doors lead out onto the gardens from each of the three delightful bedrooms.
For those looking for a little more privacy, the west wing of the house is home to a first floor apartment, with its own bedroom, living area, kitchen and decked terrace.
Outside the large swimming pool is perfect for taking in the tranquil ambience of the surroundings, whilst the 4000m2 wooded grounds give plenty of room for relaxing in the shade.
5km away is L’Isle sur la Sorgue, where you can explore the waterways and antique dealers of this charming town.
For those who love water this is the ideal location, with restaurants situated on the riverside, and ancient water wheels to explore.
Ground Floor (split-level)
Maison Boisée and its apartment is located in a residential area, surrounded by 4000m2 of beautiful grounds featuring woodland. It’s just a five-minute drive to local supermarkets as well as the charming town of L’Isle sur la Sorgue, just east of Avignon in this beautiful part of Provence.
L’Isle sur la Sorgue is a delightful town, famous for its many waterways as well as antique shops. The Sunday morning market, a farmer’s market as well as one of the largest brocante in Europe, is well-known and people come from all over the region and beyond to hunt for hidden treasures in the antiques and bric-à-brac market as well as wonderful local produce. The Sorgue river also runs through the town and you can admire its ancient water wheels or enjoy a coffee or lunch by one of the riverside; L’Isle sur la Sorgue really is an incredibly picturesque place to spend some time.
The town used to be a fishing village many years ago and you can still fish for trout in the river. Canoeing is also popular pursuit; you can hire canoes and kayaks and sail from the source of the river in Fontaine de Vaucluse to L’Isle sur la Sorgue.
There is a beautiful golf course just a short drive away and other outdoor activities include stunning hiking trails through the Luberon countryside as well as Mont Ventoux (also popular with cyclists) and Plateau de Vaucluse.
The idyllic villages of the Luberon region are just a short drive away such as Gordes (22km), one of France’s ‘Plus Beaux Villages’ and so loved by Van Gogh, Ménerbes (20km) and Roussillon (30km) as well as many others. Don’t miss the weekly Farmer’s market in Apt (35km), a town known for its candied fruit. The stunning Les Alpilles are also within striking distance with archetypal villages such as Saint-Rémy-de-Provence (34km) and Les Baux-de-Provence (44km) ideal for wonderful day trips.
Wine-lovers can discover many of the great vineyards across the Luberon and Les Alpilles or head north to the southern Rhône with famous wine villages and towns such as Châteauneuf-du-Pape (30km).
Cavaillon (15km), famous for its canteloupe melons and historic architecture as well as the beautiful cities of Avignon (36km) and Aix-en-Provence (76km) are further great places to visit. You could even head as far south as Marseille (90km) and the surrounding coastline, particularly Parc National des Calanques.
The Camargue Natural Regional Park is also just over an hour away; this really is a great location for exploring this rich and diverse part of Provence.