Villa features an outdoor saltwater pool overlooking the sea. Credit: from Knight Frank
Nestled on a hillside in Cap de Nice, almost every room in the Belle Epoque villa has breathtaking views of the coast, as well as those in Nice and around the Riviera, Edward de Mallet Morgan, partner at Knight Frank, told CNN.
“You get a wonderful aerial view of the bay in front of you, but you also get a view of the mountains and along the coast,”; he said.
Once owned by the first 007 of the silver screen, the mansion has a main villa measuring nearly 1,000 square meters (about 10,700 square meters) and the master bedroom occupying an entire floor, de Mallet Morgan told CNN.
“There’s something very special about the James Bond franchise, about its connection to the French Riviera, it’s all about a little bit of mystery, a little conspiracy, a little bit of danger,” he said.
Featuring a spacious driveway and 1.24 acres of land, Villa Le Roc Fleuri comes complete with a wine cellar, a gym and gym, as well as two guest villas and self-contained accommodation for Staff.
A wide passageway leads to the entrance. Credit: from Knight Frank
If a glimpse of the Mediterranean is not enough to satisfy the owner’s aquatic requirements, the home has its own swimming spots, with an indoor pool and an outdoor saltwater pool with panoramic sea views. and the coast.
Guests can choose from an indoor or outdoor swimming pool. Credit: from Knight Frank
The house is surrounded by vibrant gardens, with low stone steps leading to a coastal road by the sea.
The villa has a view of the Mediterranean. Credit: from Knight Frank
Connery, whose five-decade film career dominated by the role of James Bond, has passed away at the age of 90, his poster confirmed earlier this week.
The Scottish actor played the British spy in seven movies, starting with his first Bond movie, “Dr. No,” in 1962.
Real estate for sale for more than 35 million USD. Credit: from Knight Frank
He also starred alongside Tippi Hedren in Alfred Hitchcock’s “Marnie” in 1964; was part of an all-star cast of “Murder on the Orient Express” in 1974; played Indiana Jones’ father in 1989’s “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade”; and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Chicago police officer Jim Malone in the 1987 film The Untouchables.
A Knight Frank representative told CNN that the property, owned by Connery a few years ago, was sold on the market before the actor died.