THE ADDRESS Magazine Summer 2014 - Page 195

house has been expertly and tastefully refurbished by its current owners. Offering modern comforts with high aesthetics in a luxurious environment, the elegant home is presented fully furnished, mainly with Italian-designer furniture and stylish lighting. Blessed with character and styled with flair, the historic house comes with light and space in abundance. The interior furnishings and decor are modern and stylish, and the tiled flooring throughout the house enhance the sense of cool calm. Even the bathroom comes with windows, making this maison de ville exceptionally bright and sunny. Wood beams, ornamental French balconies, classical shutters and a stone façade add to the allure. Exuding a clean, crisp, stylish and elegantly informal design, the fine townhouse features 90m2 of living space. With a passion for cooking, the owners have created an impressive kitchen with a 3.1-metre-long kitchen island. Presented in timeless elegance, the luxurious and modern kitchen is strikingly finished in high gloss black cabinetry and includes plenty of storage. The spacious kitchen will appeal to the amateur chef and/or the passionate entertainer, and comes with an induction hob (De Dietrich), oven (Bosch), dishwasher (Arthur Martin Electrolux) and fridge/freezer (Whirlpool). The stylish dining room, which transitions naturally from the kitchen, radiates an inviting and comfortable atmosphere. There is a minimalist 1.2-metre fireplace, creating a wonderful focal point that makes an undeniably stunning statement to the cosy room. Designed for comfort and functionality, there are two bedrooms on the first floor. This area benefits from 11 full-height wardrobes, providing ample storage space. The stylish and airy shower room is spacious and offers luxurious amenities such as underfloor heating, towel heater and washing machine. The superb double living room on the top floor is one of the property’s stunning highlights. With double aspect picture windows and 3-metre beamed cathedral ceilings, the lounge area is sure to impress. The room’s windows frame lovely views of the Mediterranean Sea, the new port, church towers and brilliant azure skies. At the height of luxury, the incredible rooftop terrace of 12m2 really speaks for itself. South-facing, the terrace boasts sensational 240-degree views of the sea and mountains, with vistas taking in Ventigmiglia, Italy, to the east, and west toward Monte Carlo. The glorious views are truly spellbinding. Professionally decorated with exceptional designer furnishings, the fine home delivers the epitome of carefree, contemporary living in a timelessly elegant context. Bound to impress design aficionados, the superb townhouse is sold fully furnished. Designer furniture includes a glass dining table (Gallotti&Radice), six dining chairs (Philippe Starck-KartellCrystal La Marie), double bed in black leather and chrome (Cattelan Italia/Kawaii Bed), two impressive 3-seat black leather sofas (Le Corbusier-Tekno), glass coffee table (B&B ItaliaMonica Armani) and black leather daybed (Eileen Gray-Tekno). Architectural lighting includes track lighting from Optelma and a pendant from Aktiva. Here is the ultimate in high-style living in the historic centre of Menton. Offering a relaxed and elegant lifestyle, this home has it all – in abundance. Price upon request. Sold fully furnished. CONTACT Signature Residences Worldwide +44 (0)20 7095 8703 195