- Property Name
- Villa Ross
- Property ID
- 00.00 Not Available
- Sub Location
- Languedoc-Roussillon Montesquieu
VILLA ROSS IS A LARGE STYLISH DETACHED 6 BEDROOM VILLAGE WITH BREATHTAKING VIEWS AND A LARGE PRIVATE POOL. THE PROPERTY IS LOCATED ON THE EDGE OF THE QUAINT AND PEACEFUL VILLAGE OF MONTESQUIEU DES ALBERES AND IS A 15 MINUTE DRIVE TO THE MEDITERRANEAN BEACHES, THE SPANISH BORDER AND PERPIGNAN
Within the peaceful village of Montesqueiu itself there is a small bar which sells fresh bread. Local supermarkets, cafes and restaurants are located in the nearby towns of Laroque des Alberes and Le Boulou, both within an easy ten minute drive. On Saturdays the town of Ceret (15 minute drive), made famous from its connections to Picasso, has a fantastic market hosting a wide range of locally grown produce as well as pottery, leather goods, clothes and more. When you have finished your tour stop for a meal or a drink in one of the many cafes and restaurants from which you can enjoy watching the world go by! It is worth visiting this market early on in your stay as most people choose to go more than once.
The local seaside town of Collioure, within a 20 minute drive is also a must see, made famous by the artist Matisse, the town is full of unique art and craft shops situated down picturesque alleyways and cobbled streets. This old fishing port is famous for its anchovies, great bars and restaurants. Many artists live and work here all the year round to take advantage of the picturesque landscape and wonderful light. There are also markets here every Wednesday and Sunday. Walks. There are numerous picturesque walks directly from the village. If you turn right outside our gate there is a beautiful walk with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
The house is approx. 350 sq m excluding terraces. There is an entrance area for shoes and coats with a door that leads into the large dual aspect fully equipped kitchen of approx. 50 sq m with a generous eating area and an island with bar stools and induction hob. There are two ovens, a microwave and a large fridge freezer. It has two sets of patio doors leading out onto a terrace and the garden.
The kitchen opens into the dual aspect lounge of approx. 50sq m with a wood burning stove and TV with some British channels and three sets of sliding patio doors with great views of the pool and surrounding countryside. There are three large sofas, chairs and two coffee tables.The sitting room has oak double doors opening out into a quiet seating area with views of the pool.
There is a second kitchen/utility room which has a washing machine and a fridge. Opposite the kitchen is a table tennis room.
There is a separate WC and the master bedroom of approx. 25 sq m with a generous ensuite bathroom and walk-in shower. It has patio doors leading out into the garden and pool terrace.
On the first floor there is a seating area and terrace with views over the pool towards the mediterranean.
To the left of the stairs is a double bedroom with a bathroom next to it. To the right of the stairs is a passageway with four large double bedrooms with two ensuites and a large independent bathroom.
The two ensuite bedrooms have access to a terraced area that runs the whole way along the south side of the house. All rooms are fully furnished.
The garden is fully enclosed with a 13 metre pool with decorative turtle tiles and several terraces. The pool is for the guests´ exclusive use and is fully maintained. (dimensions 13m x 6m, depth of shallow end 0.95m to a max depth of 1.95m).
There is also a fully built-in barbeque and kitchen area on the pool terrace.
Beyond the pool terrace there is a large mature garden of 1.5 acres with oak and olive trees.