THE ADDRESS Magazine Summer 2014 - Page 173

A statement of luxury A singular waterfront villa estate that is defined by an exclusive lifestyle and timeless elegance W hen it comes to international luxury real estate, the French Riviera is second to none for its class, beauty and universal appeal. Set along the Mediterranean Sea against a backdrop of stunning mountains, the region offers warm, blue water, superb beaches, quaint villages, fabulous cuisine and, incredibly nearby, top-notch alpine and Nordic skiing. Wealthy buyers and investors are coming from the UK, the Benelux nations, Scandinavia, Switzerland, Russia, the Middle East and China to catch a piece of the renowned laid-back and bon vivant lifestyle of this incredible corner of France. And for those in search of the French Riviera’s very best, this exceptional Belle Epoque home is a rare find, indeed. It is one of the crown jewels of the Côte d’Azur real estate market, sumptuous and truly magnificent, a superior villa estate that is in every sense the epitome of France’s good life. A privileged address on the water and a strikingly handsome design have been brought together, creating the substance and distinction that are the home’s hallmarks. 173