This is a charming independent village house set in a…
Brides-les-Bains, Albertville, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France métropolitaine, 73570, France
This is a gem of a chalet, in a sought-after residential area of Brides les Bains, built in 1981 and close to all amenities. It has good access to skiing in the 3 Valleys and has fabulous views from the property which is in a calm and sunny spot. Linked directly to Méribel it really is a corner of paradise.
The property has 145 m² of living space and comprises:
On the ground floor the main residence with an entrance hall that is fitted out with cupboards and a large utility room with a WC, a fitted kitchen that leads onto a large terrace with a private garden, a 15m² dining area and a 26m² south-facing lounge.
Upstairs there is a mezzanine area with a balcony, 3 double bedrooms each with cupboards, one with a balcony. There is also a bathroom and a separate WC. The corridor is fitted with cupboards and storage.
On the lower level: there is an independent apartment with its own entrance with cupboards, a fitted kitchen, a living area, a double bedroom, a shower room and a WC. There is a south-facing private terrace, a cellar and a boiler room. The apartment could be easily reabsorbed into the main residence by simply reopening access to the internal staircase.
The whole chalet is bathed in light and sunshine and has been constructed in order to make the most of its sunny position and beautiful outlook.
The fabulous views merit another mention; whatever the season it ebbs and flows directly in front of your eyes.
Other features of the property included a 600m² garden with a large open/covered storage area and 2 garages.
The property has a centralised vacuum system for ease of maintenance and solar panels for the electrics.
Brides les Bains is a spa village in a wonderful alpine setting and is located on the edge of the Vanoise National Park just below Méribel. It exudes the charm of a genuine mountain village and has the appeal of a cosy resort with its welcoming and relaxed atmosphere. It was the official Olympic Village in the 1992 Albertville games and offers access to some of the finest skiing and winter sports in the Alps. It is also famous for being one of the best spa towns in Europe and provides thermal remedies for all manner of ailments, specialising in the treatment of obesity. The town also benefits from excellent facilities and amenities and is therefore a busy tourist spot all year round.
The town is roughly 2 hours from Geneva, Lyon and Grenoble airports, and under an hour from Chambéry. The TGV goes into Moûtiers and the area is well served by the motorway network.