Ferme de la Vallée - AIX101
Prices from £4,250 - £6,875
Sleeps: 14 Bedrooms: 7
Ferme de la Vallée is a wonderful 18th century farmhouse located in a quiet location in the countryside of Aix. This property boasts a private swimming pool, table tennis table, boules pitch and beautiful bright and spacious rooms. This farm can sleep up to 14 people. No weddings accepted.
About Ferme de la Vallée
Ferme de la Vallée is a fantastic and spacious restored farmhouse with 7 double bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. There is a walled and enclosed garden with a wonderful heated swimming pool, and is very child-friendly. This property is only 20 minutes away from the Luberon, and Aix en Provence.
The house has been meticulously restored and is full of many beautiful Provencal antiques and paintings whilst providing elegant, spacious and comfortable accommodation with the benefits of a fully equipped modern kitchen. The many facilities include a Satellite TV/dvd, fax/telephone, books and CD music system/Ipod speakers.
Large fully fitted American style kitchen/sitting room with dishwasher, microwave, etc plus sofas and open fireplace. Leading to cloakroom and WC. Through to vaulted dining room. Arch through to large galleried hall with door leading off to large kitchen and utility/laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
Stairs leading to galleried library/reading area. Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, stone stairway access to garden. Two further double bedrooms (one of them a twin) overlooking the gardens. Bathroom with bath and shower. Steps leading to shower room. Huge beamed sitting room with panoramic views.
Spacious beamed twin bedroom. Two further double bedrooms. All rooms having magnificent views of countryside. Large bathroom with bath and shower. Steps leading to additional shower room.
Independent studio (ground floor access, part of main house) - sitting room with kitchenette leading to double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower. Ideal for elderly or nanny/au pair.
Both the house and pool are enclosed within a walled garden creating a secluded and very private environment. The grey/green shuttered house is flanked by large "platane" trees creating shady areas.
The lawned gardens are on two levels, the lower with a large south facing terrace between the house and the pool. Here, one has the option of alfresco dining by the edge of the pool underneath the shade of a vine-covered arbour. There is a large gas BBQ.
The pool - 12m x 5m, heated, ozone treated, not chlorine, pool house with WC, shower and changing room.
There is a second shaded terrace, situated behind the house, bordered with flowers and herbs with a huge stone dining table.
Furthermore the house lends itself very well to an out of season holiday with the benefits of full central heating, open fireplace and heated swimming pool (April to October). Ample garaging, BBQ, Boules and Table Tennis. WIFI throughout.
Facilities and Features
- Satellite TV
- Table tennis
- Un-overlooked pool
- Pets allowed on request
- Private pool
- Heatable pool
- Secure fenced pool
- Private parking
- Golf nearby
- Secure parking
- Family friendly
- Spacious garden
American kitchen/sitting room with open fireplace
Cloakroom and WC
Vaulted dining room
Large galleried hall
Galleried library/reading area
Master bedroom with ensuite shower room
Two further double bedrooms
Huge sitting room with "office" area
Spacious beamed twin bedroom
Two further double bedrooms
Large bathroom with bath and shower
Additional shower room
Sitting room with kitchenette
Double bedroom with ensuite shower room (walk in shower)
Ideal for elderly or nanny/au pair.
7 Bedrooms (5 doubles, 2 twins)
Fully fitted kitchen
Location and Map
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There are some good restaurants nearby and of course a huge choice in Aix. On Friday morning there is a fantastic local market in Lambesc and Aix en Provence has a market pretty much every day.
There are local shops in Lambesc which provide a good range of food and shops are open on Sunday mornings. All within a 10 minute drive.
Closest supermarket 5-10 minute drive. 30-40 minute walk to nearest local shops. 5 mins drive to restaurants. Local tennis courts, 5 minute drive. Golf courses - within 15 minute drive.
Weekly rates and Extra Charges
|rental period||weekly rate|
|30 Sep 2023 - 21 Dec 2023||£4250|
|22 Dec 2023 - 03 Jan 2024||£4875|
|04 Jan 2024 - 28 Mar 2024||£4250|
|29 Mar 2024 - 07 Apr 2024||£4813|
|08 Apr 2024 - 24 May 2024||£4250|
|25 May 2024 - 28 Jun 2024||£4813|
|29 Jun 2024 - 30 Aug 2024||£6875|
|31 Aug 2024 - 27 Sep 2024||£4813|
|28 Sep 2024 - 28 Dec 2024||£4250|
Fees and conditions
- Security Deposit: £1000.00
- Changeover day - Saturday but can be flexible out of high season. Arrival time from 4 pm, departure before 10 am.
- 100% white cotton linen, towels and pool towels, hair dryers. 10 hours cleaning per week. Linen changed weekly.
- 1500 euros/1000 pounds taken as damages deposit upon arrival and returned at end of stay minus any deductions for breakages/phone, etc.
Shaded areas available.
The pool is also enclosed.
Well behaved dogs allowed upon request.
Bedroom 7 is on the ground floor.
The pool is 11m x 5m, with a deep end and is heated, non-chlorine.
Fans, UK Satellite TV, WIFI, heating, log fires, table tennis, boules, gas bbq.
Iron and ironing board provided plus hair dryers in all bedrooms.
No weddings accepted.
Rebecca B. | August, 2022
Pleasant villapleasant villa, in pretty surroundings