An exclusive Alpine property this 1 bedroom chalet is very rare and in a great location on a quiet road just 250m from the ski bus stop or a 5 min (2.5km) drive to the cable car. The town is a 20 minute flat stroll (1.4km) perfect to work up an appetite on the way to the restaurant and to work off the tartiflette on the way back! The closest choice of restaurants is just 300m away however.
Accessed though the easily managed garden, the chalet is set out over 3 levels .
The entrance to the chalet is protected by a covered terrace and opens into the garden level with dining area with corner bench seating with storage under the benches, and an open plan fully equipped kitchen with oven, 4 ring gas hob, dishwasher, fridge freezer. Lots of storage.
stairs climb to the upper level and open on to a cosy lounge which can also be used a sleeping area . Full width of cupboards in the eaves provide great storage .
The staircase down to the ground floor level gives access to a double bedroom with a large dressing area with plenty of storage.
Also on this level is a well designed bathroom with bath and shower over , sink and WC
In addition to the flat garden with picnic table , there is a covered terrace on 2 sides of the chalet with space for a table and chairs too. The terrace and garden have great views of the Aravis mountians to the west so you get the sun from lunchtime until it sets – great for apres ski and outdoor dining in the summer months.
On the ground floor there is a large full width store room ideal for bikes, garden equipment , motorbike and more. There is also a separate ski store. Parking space for 2 cars. A second large lean to store is located to the rear of the chalet.
Ideally located between Chamonix and Megeve, Saint Gervais is a small French market and spa town at the heart of the 3 rd largest ski area in France, the Domaine Evasion Mont Blanc with 445km of pistes and 5 snow parks and includes the resorts of Megeve, Les Contamines and Combloux as well as Saint Gervais itself. The Tramway de Mont Blanc takes you up to the Col de Voza from where you can ski the Les Houches area and on to the Chamonix valley. In the summer months the town comes into its own with lovely cafes and terraces around the market place , and presents a wealth of activities from walking, mountaineering and cycling to relaxing at the new pool and swimming in the local lakes. There are golf courses in easy driving range in both Megeve and Chamonix, which is only 30 mins away (26km) and St Gervais is also ideally located for day trips, as Annecy, 87 km, Switzerland 43km and Italy 40km are all within an hour’s drive. Geneva airport is just 85km away and an easy 50 minute motorway drive . Transfer buses also run to St Gervais station year round. With it’s first Michelin starred restaurant and two 4 star hotels planned, St Gervais really is the up and coming place to invest in the Alps!