St. Cézaire-sur-siagne is a jewel of the alpes-maritime, off the beaten tracks. 500 metres above sea level it benefits from a wonderful climate that is comfortable even in the height of summer, when temperatures very rarely exceed 30 degrees.
229 chemin de l'adrech is located on the south-east facing hills with wonderful views down to the village and on a clear day, all the way to the sea between St Raphael and St tropez.
The house (156 m²) is laid out on a single level, built as an all year home it is insulated, has central heating and a design that maintains a comfortable temperature even in the height of summer, no air conditioning required here.
On arrival, park your car in the open fronted garage to benefit from the shade and enter the spacious hallway. To your left is the kitchen which is fully equipped with electric oven and hob, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher and coffee machine. A back door leads out to a side terrace.
There is a second refrigerator located in the utility room together with the washing machine.
The lounge diner is very spacious with two six-seat dining tables that can be pushed together to seat 12. Two 3 seat sofas can both convert to additional beds if the party exceeds 6 people. For chilly nights there is a wood burning stove. Entertainment is provide by way of television with domestic french and british sky free view channels, dvd player, surround sound and radio.
There is free wi-fi.
Two pairs of French doors lead out to the garden terrace.
The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with wc, washbasin, bidet and shower.
A second door gives direct access to the garden.
There are two further double bedrooms one with a French station TV. These two bedrooms are served by the family bathroom that has a bidet, wash basin, bath and separate shower stall. A wc with wash basin is adjacent to the bathroom.
3rd toilet with a wash basin in the hallway.
A favourite place to take breakfast is on the long terrace that runs along the garden side of the house. This is equipped with a dining table with chairs as well as bench seating with backrests.
The garden has broad terraces with olive, oak and cade trees, giving plenty of natural shade.
The 10mx4m swimming pool is set in a paved terrace with a storage house for the sun loungers etc.
A solar freshwater shower is installed on the terrace.
3 steps above the pool terrace is a raised dining terrace, mounted on stilts to ensure a midday breeze, a solid stone table can seat 10 to 12 with a an adjustable parasol offering sun protection. The dining terrace is equipped with a refrigerator, sink with cold water supply and power point for the coffee maker. There is a full inventory of non breakable melamine crockery for use out doors.
The pool and terrace are completely secluded, so delightfully private.
Just 3,5 km from the centre of the village yet wonderfully tranquil this is a very relaxing spot.
St cézaire sur siagne is a 12th century village that has all that you need a choice of restaurants and bars, 3 bakeries, 2 butchers, vegetable shop, tobacconist/newsagent and a modern supermarket. On Saturday mornings the square is taken over by a regional market.
St cézaire is a pretty picturesque provencal village perched on the edge of the river siagne gorges, inland from grasse (20 km), and surrounded by olive groves.
St cassien lake is nearby (15 km) and the Mediterranean sea (Cannes) is only 30 km away.
Towards the alps, the next nearest village, is St vallier de they on the route Napoleon, which is one of Europe's most lauded driving roads.