Acquiring a villa at Villefranche sur mer
Villefranche is a pleasant town of 5 000 inhabitants between Nice and Beaulieu. It is the perfect address for one who is looking for the calm and charm of a lovable seaside locality with high quality services and amenities offered by the common. That lovely Mediterranean city was a fishing port a century ago and attracted great artists. Jean Cocteau had taken up winter residence in a seaside hotel and decorated the Chapelle de Saint Pierre, the fishermen chapel. Later on, international artists came and settled in the luxury villas scattered between the coastline and the hillsides. The Rolling Stones settled a whole year in the splendid villa Nellcôte at the end of the Marinières beach while recording their album Exile on Main Street. Elton John, Bon or Tina Turner, all have been attracted by exclusive properties located on Villefranche land. There, you will find all kinds of houses ranging from the most luxurious extravaganzas to warm family houses.
It must be said that Villefranche abounds in most beautiful houses adapted to every client’s wishes and needs. There is the location of the amazing Leopolda, the most expensive villa in the world, a neo-renaissance palace hidden in an eighty thousand square metre park. Without going that far, Villefranche real estate offers opportunities of rare gems to be seized. Whether ancient style, Mediterranean, contemporary architects villas or mansion, you will no doubt find the property that answers your expectations best.
The houses located on Villefranche communal grounds on the trendy hillsides have beautiful ground surfaces. It is really true that you may acquire property located on several acre grounds, covered with Mediterranean trees (olive, palm, parasol pine) or designed as formal gardens. You may also want to buy land only in order to give free reins to your imagination… The villas themselves have amazing surfaces with en suite bedrooms and luxury reception halls that let you catch a glimpse of what may be organized there.
Buying a villa at Villefranche-sur-mer also guarantees to acquire a product with luxury amenities: a swimming pool, of course, but a mirror or infinity one, or even an indoor one for wintertime. It is possible that pool and pool house go with a home spa. It is also possible to have luxury wine cellars or private tennis courts. In the port area Buying a villa is also possible, in particular, above the port of Villefranche, close to the Marinières beach, cafés, restaurants and shops. The plot surfaces are not as large as the hillside ones but the villas are not the less prestigious.