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Villa San Marco



Villa San Marco is offered for sale in the beautiful Provence area of Southern France. This lovely property is situated within its own wooded grounds close to the popular village of Lorgues in the Department of the Var (83). It is a south-facing property with a total of 5 bedrooms and 4 bath/shower rooms, entirely renovated in a light modern style with high specification quality fittings throughout. It has a large, modern swimming pool, with a superb fully fitted summer kitchen close by, ideal for summer entertaining. It also has a separate cottage in the grounds designed as an independent space for visits of family and friends. The entire property was renovated in a modern contemporary style and to a very high standard between 2006 to 2010.

Close to Lorgues and all facilities, the house is very well situated in the heart of southern Provence and offers wonderful central connections. To the south, the train station at Les Arcs is only 20 minutes away, offering direct TGVs to Paris/Eurostar London & daily trains to Nice. The house is 45 minutes from the sea at the Bay of St Tropez, 50 mins from Cannes, 55 mins from Hyères/Toulon airport with direct flights to Paris, London, the Netherlands and Sweden, and only 1 hour from Nice Airport with its wide range of international connections. To the west, Marseille airport is only 75 mins away, as is the lovely Roman city of Aix-en-Provence. An hour away to the north lies the beautiful Gorge du Verdon, France's own 'Grand Canyon', one of the most beautiful in Europe.

Villa San Marco offers an inviting family home in a unique area of France.

Details In brief:

  • 5 bedrooms (including cabanon)
  • 1 bath, 3 showers
  • 5 WCs (three in the main house, one in the cabanon and one outside)
  • Underfloor heating throughout the house
  • Self-contained cabanon
  • Swimming pool with electric cover
  • Fully fitted Summer kitchen
  • Electric gates with video entryphone system
  • Grounds of 3,567 m²

The House

Open plan kitchen/lounge/diner with terraces to the front (south facing) and side (west facing). Square spotlights inset into the ceiling with dimmer switches.

Kitchen: Boretti range duel-fuel cooker with wok burner and fry-top, Smeg glass and steel extractor with external ventilation unit housed in the roof space, Insinkerator waste disposal system, composite granite worktops.

Shower room with WC and vanity unit. There is a Solatube light well in the ceiling providing natural light during the daytime.

All the exterior walls have been covered with 10 cm polystyrene insulation. Rockwool insulation has also been laid in the attic space. All windows are double glazed, aluminium. The villa has been completely re-wired and has electric underfloor heating throughout, except for the wine store area. Both floors are tiled using the same Italian tiles, creating a cohesive and uncluttered appearance throughout the house. The villa has mains water and electricity. Its energy efficiency rating is C.

Configuration in brief:

Ground Floor:
  • Hallway
  • Master bedroom with en suite shower-room
  • Guest bedroom with en suite bathroom
  • Large L-shaped utility and storage area housing a 300 litre and a 200 litre water tank
  • Side door leading to patio and summer kitchen
First Floor:
  • Open plan kitchen/diner/living room
  • 1 double bedroom on the upper floor (could be used as a lounge, dining room or office)
  • 1 twin bedroom on the upper floor (could be used as an office or child's bedroom/playroom)
  • 1 shower-room with WC and vanity unit
  • 2 balconies one to the front and one to the side
Both Floors:
  • Underfloor heating
  • 10cm insulation on all exterior walls

The Swimming Pool

In front of the house there is a 10.5 x 4.5 sq m swimming pool which was renovated in 2008.

The pool has an above-ground electric cover, a self-cleaning system and heater.

The Cabanon

An open-plan, self-contained living space incorporating a kitchen area with fridge and 2 ring halogen hob and a nero assoluto granite worktop, shower and WC and bedroom/living area with a 2000 watt electric radiator. It has its own 200 litre water tank around the side of the building. 

The Summer Kitchen

Fully fitted with nero assoluto granite worktops, six burner barbecue, 4 ring gas hob, dishwasher, pizza oven and extractor fan.

The Grounds

Permission to build a 7m x 6m double height garage (lapsed in 2016) on the lower section of land.

There is an outside WC located behind the summer kitchen.

Electric gates with video entryphone system.

There are olive trees on the mid-level and fruit and nut trees on the lower level.

Gas tank for the hobs in the kitchen and summer kitchen and also the barbecue.

Septic tank.

Tax and Energy Review

Energy Review


Tax Fonciere: €1,804



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Maria Taylor
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