Correns Villa For Sale
Superb prestige Etruscan-style stone property set around a large pool. With the property surrounding the large swimming pool inside an Etruscan courtyard, this is an exceptional property. Providing 7+ bedrooms, large living spaces including period features and a ground floor area currently set out as a separate apartment, the house has a real individual character. A piece of Italy in the heart of Provence
Correns Villa for sale : In a fabulous Provencal setting of lavender, pines and olives with views of the hills to the north sits this fantastic estate of just under 9 acres. The property is arranged around the distinctive Italian-style courtyard enclosing the large pool enabling a maximum of interaction between the interior and exterior areas. Built-in old stone recovered before the flooding of the village that created Lac St Croix to the north and ancient beams, the house has enormous character.
You reach the entrance up a stone stairway and into a hall with guest WC. The large living room has a fireplace with insert, a dining area and an adjacent office. There are two sets of French doors providing access out to the south and the pool. An electronic awning protects the terrace area from the strength of the midday sun. The fully fitted and equipped kitchen has a distinctive bar-style worksurface as well as a separate laundry/utility room. The master suite has a large bedroom area open under a vaulted ceiling, its own fireplace with insert, French doors onto a small covered terrace and then the pool. It opens into the bathroom area with sunken bath, his ‘n hers washbasins and a separate shower. There is a walk-in dressing room and separate WC.
The other bedrooms on this level form the second wing of the property. The first bedroom has its own ensuite bathroom. There are then two other bedrooms, one with a mezzanine are,a that both benefit from French doors out to the pool area and share a bathroom. The fourth bathroom has French doors to the pool, but also an ensuite shower room.
Upstairs is another suite with a sleeping area and built-in wardrobes, a sitting area and a shower room with WC all under a vaulted ceiling.
The third wing of the courtyard includes the summer kitchen with pizza oven, BBQ area, a potential extra bedroom, a shower room with WC and garden storage.
On the garden floor to the front of the property, there are 4 rooms with a shower room that are set out as a separate apartment for guests or an on-site guardian. The technical equipment for the house sits alongside a garage large enough for 2/3 cars.
The garden is largely left in its beautiful natural state with the part around the courtyard and parking areas landscaped. There is a separate annex in the grounds which was previously an aviary.
The medieval village of Correns sits right on the River Argens & includes a walled village centre with narrow streets full of charm & authenticity. The area accommodates the entrance to two gorges – Vallon Sourn and Bagarede. In addition, it is known as the capital for organic production of wine in France the “bio”.The village is centrally located with motorway access available about 15 minutes to the south at Junction 35 Brignoles of the A8. The nearest airports are Marseille Marignane and Toulon-Hyeres at 60 and 70 minutes respectively, Nice International is 80 minutes away. The TGV is accessible at Les Arcs-Draguignan and Toulon approximatively 41 km and 62 km from the village.
Correns Villa For Sale