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La Bastide des Chenes

La Bastide des Chenes

France, Provence ~ 6 Bedrooms ~ 6 Bathrooms ~ Sleeps 8 to 12

At a glance
Unique ! This authentic 15th-17thcentury Provencal noble house and farmhouse sit in the midst of a sumptuous natural setting in the Luberon hills.  The home was remodeled in a contemporary style to create a spacious ambiance and at the same time respect its historic and handsome original architecture.  Each room offers a nod to creativity and art.
Outside, whether in the gardens or interior courtyards, you’re welcomed with gracious splashes of sunlight or quiet corners of shade, depending on the time of the day.
An attentive staff of three knows how to offer you an unforgettable stay within a total privacy; you’re left free to enjoy the tranquility of the environment the beauty of the surrounding region and the opportunity to indulge in the tastes of French cuisine carefully prepared by them.


This property is located in the heart of Luberon Valley,  8km from the village of Bonnieux, 45mn from the Avignon TGV station, 1h from Marseille Airport.

The 800m2 houses are nestled on 7 hectares of landscaped garden.
The main house contains 3 large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a kitchen, entrance salon, dining room, double living room with fire place, a library and an office, both with fire places.
The attached farm house perfect for accompanying staff, offers 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and fire places, office with queen size bed , a guest bathroom , and a family room with video and fitness equipment.
Access between the two buildings is through an enclosed courtyard. All bedrooms have a desk and coach / armchair.

The Main House
Ground floor
Large, north facing entrance hall with sofa, coffee table and coffee table books, dining room, kitchen with blender, microwaves, toaster, coffee maker, food processor, juicer, 3 dishwashers,double La Cornue cooker, fridge.
First floor
Another living area with fireplace, Ipod docking station, CD player, an office with fireplace, computer.
Second floor
Library with fireplace
The Farm House
Ground Floor
Family room with gym/fitness equipment.Office with computer, fax.  Summer kitchen with fridge, coffee maker, juicer
The house has high speed wireless Internet. 2 computers are available. A cot, high chair..
The house is heated by fireplaces and central heating.
Enclosed courtyard with outdoor furniture, dining table
Heated pool (18m length and 1 to 2m depth).
Summer kitchen
7 outdoor sitting areas, some with fountains, 3 outdoor tables
The Main House
First floor

Bedroom 1 - king size bed, TV ensuite bathroom with tub, shower, basin and WC.
Second floor
Bedroom 2 -  king size bed, TV, dressing room, TV, access to the terrace, ensuite bathroom with shower,  basin and WC
Bedroom 3 - king size bed with ensuite bathroom with shower, basin, WC.
The farm house
Ground floor
Bedroom 4 - queen size bed with bathroom.
First floor
Bedroom 4 (king size bed) with bathroom (shower), TV
Bedroom 5 (king size bed) with bathroom (shower), fireplace,  satelliteTV.
Bedroom 6 - New for 2013 : on request with extra cost  -  King Size Bed, En-suite bathroom with shower.
3 staff members work 7 days a week, 7 hours/day.
Included: pre arrival shopping (list to be given 7 days prior to the arrival), cooking and service (lunch and dinner), self-catering breakfast set up in the summer kitchen in season, daily cleaning of bedrooms, bed linen changed every 3-4 days
Heating and Wood during the winter

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During the winter : the house has a central eating by petrol and it works very well, all windows are double glasses and there are a lot of fireplaces ... the gardener takes care of the wood for fireplace.

•Heating system
 •5 Fireplaces
 •5 TV (2 satellite TV, 2 cable TV)
 •DVD players
 •4 Hi-Fi music players
 •iPod dock
 •CD player
 •ADSL with Wi-Fi access
 •2 Offices
•entrance salon and double living room
 •Fax machine
 •double oven Piano (La Cornue)
 •Family / Fitness room

Outdoor Features

•Heated pool (17m / 50 ft)
 •Outdoor furnitures
 •Enclosed courtyard
 •Outdoor living area (7 outdoor salons, 3 outdoor tables)
 •Summer kitchen
 •Alfresco dining

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