Houses

Designed by architects for travel enthusiasts: Our curated collection of outstanding holiday accomodations – also via map. Do you already know our new entry?

Magazine

Take a look behind the scenes in sections such as Homestories and Insights, visit hosts or read Positions on current topics.

Spaces

Find unusual places and locations – for workshops, team events, meetings, yoga retreats or private festivities.

Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter now.

Villa Jones

Villa Jones is situated in the hilly landscape of olive groves and forests in the Haut Var, the hinterland of the Côte d’Azur. Edward Jones, partner of the renowned London architecture firm Dixon Jones, and his architect wife Margot designed this holiday home for themselves and their family. Elongated and narrow, the structure follows the topography of the property, which is bordered to the north by the Col du Bel Homme ridge and by a terraced slope to the south, which leads down to the village of Bargemon. Closed on its northern side, the building opens out to the south, such that each room benefits from views of the village and the wooded hills down to the Mediterranean Sea.

At the centre of the house you will find the two-storey loggia, flanked by the living room and dining room with a kitchen on the ground floor and by the master bedroom and three other bedrooms on the first floor. To the side of the building there is the 14-metre saltwater pool and an outbuilding. And the entire ensemble is drawn together by a 60-metre pergola overgrown with wine and jasmine.

What to do

Pool, table tennis, croquet and a boules court.
Gorges du Verdon (kayaking, canoeing, hiking, climbing, Verdon Nature Park), Abbaye du Thoronet, excursions to the surrounding villages and seaside resorts of the Côte d'Azur, skiing.

Why we like this house

A holiday home situated in an idyllic, secluded location that sets the scene beautifully for its views of the surrounding countryside and offers plenty of space both inside and out.

This house is great for

Holidays with family and friends.


Details

Region FR – France, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Var, Bargemon
Name Villa Jones
Scenery In a hillside location with views to the Mediterranean Sea and to the Col du Bel Homme.
Number of guests Max. 8 adults
Completed 2003
Design Margot + Edward Jones, Dixon Jones Architects, London
Awards RIBA EUROPEAN AWARD
Architecture Modern
Accomodation House
Criteria 1-8 (house/apartment), Dog-friendly, Family, Garden, Hiking, Pool, Wine
villajones.com

Availability calendar

The calendar shows the current availability of the accommodation. On days with white background the accommodation is still available. On days with dark gray background the accommodation is not available.

Request/Booking

villajones.com

0 Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
For booking enquiries, please contact the respective accommodation. How does HOLIDAYARCHITECTURE work? Read our FAQ.