A pretty , detached , cottage with a large private garden and pool , for up to 6 people, situated in the peaceful Provencal countryside of the hamlet of La Galine, at the foot of the Alpilles and just 3 km from the vibrant and fashionable town of Saint Remy de Provence with all its lively restaurants, shops and amenities.The Alpilles is a range of sharp peaked hills surrounded by vineyards, olive groves, lavender fields and fruit trees . Amongst St. Remy's ancient winding streets you will discover beautifully restored houses, fantastic fountains, shady squares, elegant boutiques and many restaurants.
Set in 2,500 square metres of private grounds, the property is a fully furnished detached cottage with a large living/dining room (approx. 30 square metres), stone-fireplace with wood burning fire, exposed beams, a large dining table with 6 chairs and a dresser and french-windows leading out onto the front and rear gardens.
The house sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms and has a modern fully equipped kitchen with veranda. The private gardens to the front and rear, with views out across the fields, have a terrace, lawn, large above-ground swimming pool and orchard.
The kitchen is fully fitted with electric oven and hob, microwave, 2 refrigerators with freezer compartments, dishwasher, washing machine , filter and espresso coffee machines, toaster and kettle. An iron and ironing board are available. All cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery and glasses are provided.
:The bathroom has a bath with shower attachment, a separate walk-in shower, wash basin, cupboard space, wc and hairdryer. There is also a second separate wc.
The private garden, tree-lined on one side and benefiting from sunshine all day long, has a large terrace looking out over the fields and countryside beyond. Close to the terrace, there is an above-ground swimming pool (approx. 10m x 5m and 1.2m deep). Being above-ground, access can easily be restricted for young children if required. The pool will be cleaned and maintained from May to October. Garden tables and chairs, cushioned sun loungers, umbrellas and a Weber barbecue are all provided. At the far end of the garden, is an orchard with stone table and benches, a perfect spot to catch the last rays of the evening sun and enjoy an aperitif!
:Although the property is on one level, there are steps up to the entrance and a couple of steps within the house . There is also a step down from the terrace onto the garden.
There is a satellite smart TV with French and English channels . Hi-fi with iPod docking station . cds, dvds and assorted games . Free wi-fi .