A dream villa situated between Nice and Monaco, overlooking the most beautiful bays on the French Riviera, Villefranche and St Jean Cap Ferrat. The villa was built in collaboration with the engineer Gustave Eiffel and has been entirely renovated in rigorous respect of the spirit of the late 1870’; it offers now a chance to plunge into magnificence and comfort. In a dominant position over the sea, an immense terrace faces the panorama overlooking the swimming pool and a vast park planted with fine trees as centuries-old olive and palm trees. Superb period furniture, sumptuous tapestries and precious paintings provide an incomparable atmosphere of luxury and refinement. This property offers 5 salons and many luxury facilities such as an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, gym, Turkish steam bath, 2 lifts… -- Level 0 - Garden level: - 2 games room - Fully equipped sports room - Heated indoor swimming pool with jet stream - Turkish steam room - Large professional kitchen with 2 cold-rooms, plus a service kitchen on the dining room level. Level 1 - Second floor - Monumental outdoor staircase - Large terraces (320m2) - Indoor lounge - TV room - Living room with fireplace - Study and library Level 2 - Third floor - Master suite with private salon and two separate apartments each with a bedroom with fireplace, dressing room, marble bathroom with Jacuzzi, safe - 3 apartments each with a bedroom and en-suite bathroom. Level 3 - Fourth floor - 6 apartments each with a bedroom and en-suite bathroom. Level 4 - Fifth floor - 6 staff- bedrooms with 4 bathrooms - Laundry room with professional equipment. Independent guest house with 3 bedrooms. Additional services: Central system for heating and air conditioning with independent controls in each room, alarm system also with panic button, safe, telesurveillance on the front gate, 2 lifts to all floors, 14 televisions with satellites and 4 videos, 25 telephones on 18 lines ( numeric system), fax machine, garage for 7 cars, parking for 10 cars.
Villefranche-sur-mer is one of the most requested places of the Riviera. Overlooking hills and prestigious properties make it a very popular place for wealthy clientele. Whether it is the residences of Belle Époque, Roman villas or architectural houses, Villefranche contains real hidden treasures, such as the famous Villa Leopolda, considered the most expensive residence in the world. Old fishing port, it is always possible to walk along the quays which are bordered by many restaurants and terraces.
FROM DREAM TO REALITY
Carlton International is a prestige Real-Estate consultancy based in the South of France for the last 15 years, with offices in Antibes, in the countryside behind Cannes and in St Tropez. Throughout this time, our consultants have negotiated property transactions at the highest end of the market, for an exclusive and International clientele. Opportunities abound in the region for a principal or secondary residence, investment portfolio , or personal business venture.
Carlton International proposes an extensive range of Luxury Properties for sale including country manor houses, chateaux, vineyards, farmhouses, villas of character, exclusive hotels, land and penthouse apartments. For holidays and congresses, our luxury villa rental department will recommend a property suited to your specific requirements and will provide all the services you would expect from a luxury hotel.
A true ‘playground of the rich and famous', the South of France enjoys a sophisticated lifestyle, beautiful surroundings and a benign climate year round. The region boasts country and coastal property in stunning locations such as Eze, Villefranche, Cannes, Cap d'Antibes and St. Tropez - surrounded by beaches, marinas, golf courses and is only ninety minutes from Nice International airport to southern ski resorts.