Luberon – France
Brian GROOCOCK +33 (0)6 78 635 991
A remarkable Country Estate ~ Urgent Sale ~ Offers invited        GUIDE PRICE €4,900,000

  • A historic stone property set in a beautiful garden
  • 35 hectare estate (86 acres) ~ sweeping views countryside  
  • Main house 17th century, guest & guardian’s houses
  • Heated salt water swimming pool, tennis court
  • 600m² living space, 9 bedrooms in all
  • By car : Apt 10 minutes, Bonnieux 15 min, Aix-en-Provence 1hr 10min, Avignon 1hr 10min                 Airports – Marseille 1hr 15min, Avignon 55min, TGV – Aix ou Avignon 1hr 15min


The Property

This remarkable country estate is situated on protected land in the heart of the picturesque Luberon hills and offers sweeping views of the wild, unspoilt countryside. An idyllic location, absolute peace and calm, only 10 minutes drive from the nearby village Apt, 15 minutes from the village Bonnieux, I hour 10 minutes from either Aix-en Provence or Avignon (both towns have TGV stations), 55 minutes from Avignon airport and 1 hour 15 minutes from Marseille airport.

Dating from Roman times the 17th century stone built main house is surrounded by a stunning Provencal garden with an ornamental stone reservoir with carp and goldfish, a lawn, roses, hundreds of peonies, lavender, and a variety of Mediterranean trees – olive, oak, cypress, juniper and palm. A separate summer living room.

Many walks and vantage points are to be enjoyed along the trails throughout the 35 hectare (86 acre) estate. Leisure amenities include a large lavender colour swimming pool (15m x 10m), set away from the main house, with surrounding paved terrace, electric cover and pool house, tennis court and horse paddock. Separate guest and guardian’s houses, in all over 600m2 accommodation.

Main house

Magnificently renovated, preserving great charm with vaulted ceilings and stone floors, the spacious main house – on the ground floor : entrance hall / living room, lounge with Louis XIV stone fireplace, 2nd living room, dining room with fireplace, 2nd dining room, large fitted and equipped kitchen, refrigerated storage room, a covered terrace which serves as a fine summer dining room, a large garage and a 13th century stone staircase from Jerusalem, leading to the 1st floor : master bedroom with balcony offering a fine view, ensuite bathroom, dressing room, TV room and sports room, guest bedroom with ensuite bathroom, dressing room and TV room, 2nd guest room with ensuite bathroom, staircase leading to a large attic library. Oil central heating, borehole water, septic tanks. Energy class E, Gas emission class F.

Guest house

Living room, kitchen, 3 bedrooms, bathroom, laundry room, garage.

Guardian’s house

Living room, kitchen, 3 bedrooms, bathroom, laundry room.

Fixtures and fittings

Only those mentioned in the above sales particulars are included in the sale.

Agent’s Commission

6%, including VAT, on the sale price


Brian Groocock
Mobile : +33 (0)6 78 63 59 91
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 Estate Agent – limited liability company, capital  €12.000 - 3176 Chemin des Pailles – 83510 Lorgues, France - Company Registrar Draguignan – Siret 479 933 392 00025 – NAF6831Z Professional card « Transactions regarding buildings and businesses » n°4610 delivered by the Préfecture of Toulon. Guaranteed by Lloyd’s, 4 Rue des Petits Pères, 75002 Paris – Policy n°LEGA103064 : €110.000

Important Notice : The information, plans and photos contained in these particulars are for guidance only and do not form part of any contract. Any areas, measurements, distances and driving times are approximate. It is the buyer’s responsibility to verify the particulars, to satisfy himself that all necessary building permissions have been obtained, and to test the services and equipment. This offer for sale may be modified or cancelled without prior notice.