Mougins is an excellent location to own property for those individuals seeking an area that is full of ancient charm but enjoying close proximity to the high-tech industrial park of Sophia Antipolis where many national and international companies have offices.
Mougins is a wonderful medieval village in the Alpes-Maretimes department and is located only a short 15 minute drive away from Cannes. The nearby villages include Mouans-Sartout (4 km), La Roquette sur Siagne (9 km) and Pégomas(9 km).
Mougins is surrounded by the extensive Valmasque forest and has an unspoilt natural quality. There are excellent views of the local coastal area including the Baie de Cannes and Grasse.
On arrival in Mougins visitors are charmed by the narrow lanes, beautiful flowers and the character of the property that is to be found in this lovely french village.
Down through the years many artists and famous people have owned or lived in property in Mougins. These have included Picasso, Cocteau, Fernand Léger, Paul Eluard, Man Ray, Winston Churchill, Christian Dior, Catherine Deneuve, Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel.
Amongst the owners of property in Mougins you will find a reasonable number of British people who not only enjoy the charm of the place but also the proximity of hi-tech industry nearby.
On the outskirts of Mougins, high quality properties are concealed behind impressive Mediterranean gardens. There is a good selection of properties available in Mougins ranging from apartments to villas.
Golfers enjoy Mougins because it boasts two 18-hole courses: the Royal Mougins Golf Club and the Golf Country Club de Cannes Mougins. For keen golfers that is two more good reasons to seek out Mougins property for sale.
Mougins has something special to offer to lovers of fine cuisine as it has an international reputation for gourmet food. Excellent restaurants can be found in both the old part of the village and the wider area. Mougins plays host to an annual international festival that is known as Les Etoiles de Mougins – Festival International de la Gastronomie & des Arts de Vivre and includes a highly regarded young chef competition.
Mougins benefits from in respect to education by being the location of the Mougins School where studies are based on the British National Curriculum modified to meet the demands of an international situation.
Another positive aspect of owning a property in Mougins is that it has the benefit of being near to the coast yet at the same time the positive aspects of being inland. There is space in Mougins for the two golf-courses, the 40+ restaurants which include the famous Moulin de Mougins owned by Roger Vergé, art galleries and studios.
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