This beautiful detatched villa is situated on a sunny hillside nestling in a vine covered valley where the mountains meet the sparkling Méditerranéen Sea in the charming French town of Banyuls sur mer. The villa has large terraces overlooking the private, heated pool and the old village; one on the ground floor by the pool and the other on the first floor. The pool is approx 6 metres X 3 metres, depth 1.6 metres throughout apart from the ledge at the top end curve.The garden is bordered on one side by an olive terrace and the local railway line running one way to the picturesque town of Collioure and in the other direction Port Bou and Spain. The terrace on the first floor leading from the lounge area, has a table to seat 8 and terrace furniture. On the ground floor the shady terrace has a table to seat 8 and a plancha for cooking al fresco. The terraces look over the heated pool and mountain view and are completely private.
A quiet road leads to the palm fringed promenade, picturesque marina and large safe family beach of Banyuls sur mer, which takes about 15 minutes strolling or 5 minutes in the car There are bars and restaurants to suit all tastes and plenty of shops for daily necessities and holiday shopping for souvenirs. The marble palazzo plays host to a variety of entertainment during the summer season with music of some sort most evenings. Or take your coffee and croissant there in the morning sunshine and then stroll across the road to take your first dip of the day in the clear waters of the Mediterranean.
The property was completed in 2012 and is fully furnished in a clean contemporary style with wooden floors and light coloured tiling throughout.
The carefully thought out layout of the villa ensures that there are plenty of areas for guests to have their own space; this works really well when there are maybe two couples or a family made up of different age groups.
The main living accommodation is situated on the first floor in order to take full advantage of its elevated position and is made up of;
Spacious lounge/dining room with 2 pairs of French windows opening onto a large terrace overlooking the pool and garden. The terrace is equipped with teak table and chairs for 8.
Fully equipped kitchen, with breakfast bar, dishwasher, eye level oven, gas hob, microwave and large fridge freezer.
Double aspect double bedroom with air conditioning, en-suite bathroom with shower, wc and bath.
Stairs lead down to 2 double bedrooms; one with a double bed and the other with two single beds, one with en-suite shower and wc, doors to pool terrace, the other double bedroom with access to a separate wc and shower room.
Bedroom 4 with bunkbeds.
Door to shaded dining terrace with table and seating for 8, heated pool and garden terrace.
There is off road parking for two vehicles.