10Villa Mystique in CannesA luxurious belle époque villa in the peaceful St Nicolas residential district close to the heart of Cannes. Villa Mystique has 8 double bedrooms in the main house, able to sleep up to 16 guests and a further 2 bedrooms (sleeps 4) in the independent cottage. It has vast entertaining , conference and exhibition space that include a 60m2 triple reception leading out to a 60m2 terrace that overlooks the heated salt water swimming pool and gardens.
The property has been extensively refurbished and today has all modern conveniences including a dedicated cinema room, gymn, snooker room and wi-fi connectivity throughout. The Villa is 2 minutes walk from the nearest supermarket and 10 minutes walk from the Palais des Festivals et des Congres and the Boulevard de la Croisette. For summer bookings it is also walking distance to the beaches and restaurants.
The ground and first floors retain the original 3.5m high ceilings.
Tto the right of the entrance corridor and with original oak floors and double aspect windows.
With interconnecting doors. With the doors open this room extends to 13.8m x 4.5m to make the perfect party space. Black veined marble fireplace, widescreen TV.
All these rooms have original refurbished oak floors with Persian rungs on them. Ceiling mounted speakers throughout. Through two sets of double doors Room 3 leads onto a tiled and balustraded Terrace that measures over 60m2 overlooking the pool and gardens.
Double full length doors opening onto the terrace. The table can expand to seat up to 20 people for dinner. Original working fireplace leads through to the kitchen.
Granite worktops with commercial sized hob and oven, & deep stainless steel sinks for entertaining large parties. GEC American refrigerator. Dishwasher cycle 5 minutes.
Stairs from the hall leads to the 1st floor. In all there are five bedrooms on the first floor three of which are ensuite and two which have independent bathrooms across the corridor.
Stairs on the 1st floor lead to the 2nd floor. There are 3 bedrooms on the second floor all of which are ensuite. These rooms have slightly lower ceilings than the floors below as they are built into the eaves.
Excellent dining and entertaining space. The Reception, dining & Kitchen all lead out onto this 60m2 l-shaped terrace. The longest part measures 14 ½ m x 3m wide and makes for an excellent dining and entertaining space with views over the pool, gardens and up to Supercannes.
Heated swimming pool:
12m x 5.5m using salt water. Tiled finish with Roman steps and maximum depth of 1.55m (5ft 1”).
4.8m x 4.8m.
6.3m x 5.6m. Paved finish adjacent to the pool and pool room.
The gardens are organized around a 25m2 paved section, with a 3metre x 4 metre gazebo installed during the summer months. Around the site are sizeable palm trees, yuccas, pines, pyramid cypress, olives, oleander and bamboo etc. Many of the paths use stone and lights specially imported from Bali.
Leading onto a large 12m x 5.5m heated salt-water swimming pool. A flight of stairs from the stair hall leads down LED lit stairs to the pool level, which is tiled throughout. At the foot of the stairs on the left is a bathroom: 2.2m x 2.7m with WC, hand basin and shower.
Overhead projector, satellite TV, blue-ray DVD and integrated surround sound system.
With two sets of doors leading to the covered terrace and swimming pool.
With two sets of doors leading to the covered terrace and swimming pool. Running treadmill, rowing machine, weights and mats.
Air-conditioned 97m2 detached cottage. The cottage was created from the former garages of the property and is approached via its own large private terrace of 40m2. Inside it now consists of: Integrated kitchen, dining area and lounge of 9.3m x 4.5m. There are three sets of sliding glass doors giving the communal downstairs areas a light and airy feel. WC and washbasin 1.4m x 1.0m. There is a spiral wooden staircase leading to two bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs.