The living room with the kitchen as an extension is very spacious (60 m2) with a direct opening to the garden. In the living room we have created a sitting area in an alcove. Opposite this is a Chinese bridal cabinet with a TV with which you can watch French films with subtitles. There is a multipurpose separate. Next to the wood-burning stove are two comfortable reading chairs. There is also additional electric heating. The kitchen is fully equipped with a spacious double door refrigerator, washing- and diswashing machine, 4 burner gas stove, electric oven, kettle, toaster, Nespresso Pixie coffee machine and an Italian filter coffee machine. Near the kitchen is a long homemade dining table of 2 m with 8 chairs. The kitchen has a rounded extension with extra cupboard space. There is a separate toilet.
On the 1st floor there is a double bedroom with 2 separate single beds, a separate toilet and bathroom. On the same floor is a spacious bedroom with a double bed with separate bathroom and toilet. Next door is a studio with bedroom and bathroom with shower and toilet and a separate kitchen and sitting room. From here there is an opening to the separate garden.
Finally, on the 2nd floor you will find a double bedroom. This bedroom shares a bathroom with the 1st bedroom on the 1st floor.
The house is spread over 3 floors. Living room and kitchen on the ground floor with a separate toilet. On the first floor you will find the bedroom with 2 single beds (0.90 m x 2 m) with bathroom and separate toilet. On the same floor there is another spacious bedroom with a double bed (1.60 m x 2.1 m) and a separate studio with bathroom, separate toilet and its own kitchen and living room. Finally, on the second floor there is a bedroom with a double bed (1.60 m x 2.1 m).
You have a private washing machine, dishwasher and a barbecue. The bbq is a gas griddle / plancha. We do not provide a charcoal bbq because the use of charcoal is prohibited in Provence in summer because of fire danger.
The ADSL internet functions well but in the French countryside it might not be as fast as you are used to at home. Unfortunately we have no influence on the speed.
It is a spacious room of 25 m2 with a private bathroom and toilet. It offers a beautiful view over the garden and the swimming pool.
This bedroom is 20 m2 and has 2 antique French beds (0.90 m x 2 m). There is an industrial wardrobe and an old school desk in the window.
This studio is 28 m2 and has a bunk bed (0.90 m x 2 m), a spacious 2-person sofa bed, a bathroom with shower and toilet and a kitchen and living room with dining table for 4 people. There is also an entrance from here to the separate garden with 1 separate parking space.
The bedroom is 15 m2 with an antique French bed (1.6 m by 2.1 m) with a wardrobe and separate alcove where you can hang your clothes. From the room you have a beautiful wide view over the hilly landscape and the medieval village of Crestet.
Right next to the entrance is a wooden dining table with several vintage French chairs. This area is shaded by a straw mats covering.
The garden is over 500 m2 (5382 ft2) with a variety of provincial plants and trees.
The pool measures 10 m (32.8 f) x 5 m (16.4 f) and is 1.40 m (4.6 f) deep. It has shaded seating areas with 8 sun loungers. The pool is fenced and accessible with a secure entrance for children.
There is space for four cars. There is also a separate parking space at the studio via a separate driveway. It is not allowed to park a camper.
We are in southern France at 24 miles (40 km) from Avignon and 74 miles (120 km) from Marseille. It is hilly here with many forests, vineyards and olive groves and the Mont Ventoux that extends everywhere.
Judith Derksen & Frank Molenaar
1250 Chemin du Seguret