Why You’ll Want To Steal Away To This Gorgeous French Riviera Villa
April 19, 2018 - garden totes
Tucked divided in a French Riviera—in a high residential setting—between Cannes and Nice, Welcome Beyond’s Villa d’Antibes La Calado is a pattern lover’s dream bower interjection to owners Tom Van Staey and Paul Wuh, who have been masterfully restoring Cote d’Azur escapes in a ancient pier city of Antibes, given 2012.
And for this stunning Belle Epoque oasis, they couldn’t have nailed a some-more halcyon locale—just a brief wander to a desirable Old Town with Gothic ramparts, ritzy yachts, art boutiques, cafes, a best Provençale farmer’s market, and a Riviera’s many jaw-dropping sandy swaths. Though when we feast your eyes on this lively retreat—you’ll be tough pulpy to leave.
Swoon-worthy décor No responsibility was spared in transforming this 1927 classical into a luxe, light-filled, four-story complicated French fairytale. Provencal attract oozes with comfortable woods, country farmhouse doors (in any room!), soothing gray, blue and white nautical hues, and sumptuous, beachy-chic furnishings.
There’s cool, geometric industrial lighting; crave-worthy Cote d’Azur coffee-table books; built-in essay nooks; beautiful wrought iron staircases; and well-curated artworks from unreal paintings to framed letterpress prints. From blue-and-white striped, beach-ready totes to L’Occitane lavatory goodies—you’ll wish for nothing.
Provencal Garden Oasis: Through a villa’s insanely regretful wisteria-canopied entrance, it’s French adore during initial sight. Ultra-private, serene, and meticulously manicured, a drift wow with timber and mill paved paths; olive, rosemary, lavender, and cypress trees; lush furious flowers; and blithe fountain-cum-fishpond. You can soak in a Riviera fever from cozy seats rimming a halcyon grounds.
Or dive into a bucolic backyard with outside shower, epicurean kitchen, contentment of lifelike dining spots and your possess lap-worthy, exhilarated saltwater swimming pool with umbrella-shaded loungers versus this quintessential Provençale yellow-hued, green-shuttered getaway. Hello, dream haven!
Um…it’s HUGE! Here, your usually highlight is determining that of a 5 atmospheric bedrooms you’ll nap in tonight. Dressed in frail white linens, any is embellished with plush, comfy beds and oodles of windows or French doors with balconies.
Not to discuss 5 en-suite baths clad in chrome, tile or marble with exhilarated floors and ginormous, two-seater rainfall showers (the master with a possess spa-worthy shower tub).
There’s a dining room that seats during slightest eight; vital room stocked with good transport reads; media space finish with Apple TV; stunning, ancient stonewalled booze attic (another “tough” dusk decision!) and rooftop patio with scenery city views backdropped by a Italian Alps.
If that’s not enough, we can perform your French foodie fantasies in twin farmhouse kitchens, versed with lustrous immaculate appliances—the master clad in white Carrera marble. Trust, Julia Child would approve.