The latest news from Languedoc-Roussillon, South of France - February 2013

Reduced Price Properties - Featured Properties - Breathalysers Indefinitely Postponed - New Train Station for Montpellier - Featured Winery

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The blossom is out on the almond trees, the Mimosa hangs in heavy yellow bunches and the sun is shining in blue skies. Spring is around the corner! In our next newsletter we will give you some ideas of where to go on a beautiful spring day

In this edition we are giving you the latest information on breathalysers and an update on the fantastic new station in Montpellier as part of the City's development programme, proving yet again that this area offers excellent investment opportunities. We are also featuring a small domaine in Bram and their award winning wines.

We have three stunning properties featured in this newsletter and several properties that have recently been reduced in price and offering excellent value for money!

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Reduced Price Properties

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Very rare stone property on the water front, just 100m from a beach and close to a charming port with plenty of restaurants and shops within walking distance. The price has now been reduced by 25% making now really an attractive price for this house with its great location!

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This charming stone house has heaps of character and is in a quiet location within walking distance to shops and restaurant. With a swimming pool and a small private garden it has great potential for B&B. Now being offered at a very interesting price…

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Set in nice parkland, this family-sized 19th Century Château with 2 Gîtes and all amenities of a lively town at your doorstep. The renovation in 2006 has preserved many of its original features. With the independent 2 bedroom apartment and a separate 3 bedroom house, the property offers good rental income…

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A real bargain for this beautiful stone farmhouse with plenty of character and 1ha of land which is located in totally unspoiled surroundings in an impressive gorge with rocks, a river and tracks into the mountain landscape bordering Spain. With a main dwelling and 3 Gîtes of which 2 are connected to the main dwelling and could become one large family home, plus a basement and outbuildings to convert this is an opportunity for enthusiastic back to nature lifestyle lovers who like to work and live in fantastic scenery. Ideal property for rural tourism…

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Now an absolute bargain, this quality built property overlooks the village. All shops are within walking distance yet it is in a quiet and private location. With under floor heating, an easy to maintain garden with large pool and 4 good sized bedrooms and a study, this villa will make the perfect home…

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With a significantly reduced price this Charming Maison de Maître is now being offered at a very competitive price. It has a huge very low maintenance park with so many various trees, bushes and plants as well as many different birds; a pleasure all year round. The stone property is already large and offers plenty of space to be converted with many opportunities …

Character House Collioure Character House Collioure

In the Pyrénées Orientales, one is often forced to choose between a character house in the mountains or to settle for a modern villa in order to be close to the beach, shops and attractions. However, this unique property is located in a secluded but convenient hilltop setting just a few steps away from a charming wine village with all amenities and minutes away from Collioure and other coastal resorts. A quality renovation has resulted in a luxurious 4 bedroom home with a separate studio while maintaining its original rustic character. Set in a hectare of land with breathtaking views over Mount Canigou, the plain of Roussillon and the Mediterranean Sea, this is a truly unique opportunity to enjoy a rural retreat just steps away from all the action…

Featured Properties

A rare opportunity with triple A location

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The most surprising thing about this beautiful Art Nouveau Château is that you approach it up a winding tree lined driveway which suddenly opens out onto a wide plateau where the castle sits affording wonderful views across the surrounding countryside and to the mountains on the horizon. It is encircled by its own private park of 3ha and is within walking distance to a village and just a short drive to the Mediterranean beaches…

A turnkey villa with lovely countryside views

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Located near the popular medieval town of Pézenas, this contemporary villa has a perfect location. The surprising property is at the edge of a charming old village within walking distance to all shops and restaurants. Entering through a tree lined driveway, the villa has a large landscaped garden, 5 bedrooms, an infinity pool with guaranteed vineyard views and offers totally privacy. All this to have in one property is very unusual! A serious offer will be considered…

Unique construction with modern design

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This very unusual property has been built using the same huge heavy stone cubes as those used on the famous Pont du Gard. Just a few minutes drive from all amenities, it has spacious bright rooms looking out onto open views. With many bespoke features, 2 swimming pools and a totally private, low maintenance Mediterranean garden, it is a property to fall in love with …

Breathalysers Indefinitely Postponed


Will they? Won't they? The latest news on breathalysers to be carried in your car . . .

New Train Station for Montpellier

Montpellier station

A spectacular new state of the art station for Montpellier to accommodate its growing population and tourism . . .

Featured Winery


The Domaine de Villarzens is a small ‘boutique’ vineyard in Bram where Eve and Thierry have taken over 6 abandoned vineyards, covering just 3 hectares, allowing them to personally hand pick every grape and create the most marvelous wine . . .

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