Best Architect Designed Homes for Sale in France - 2020

A selection of the best architect designed properties on the market in France

French property with an individual style

Architect designed homes are often uniquely beautiful properties. And although they can be expensive, this is certainly not always the case. There is a vast variety of styles, locations, sizes and prices to choose from. You may be pleasantly surprised at just what you can get for your money.

Huge variety and choice

France is a hugely diverse country, and there are architect homes to be found all the length and breadth of it. Are you looking for a sleek, city pad (Best Luxury Property for Sale in France - Perfect for Bankers' Bonuses), a seaside stunner with views over the Med, or the Atlantic, or something special in the mountains? Is an eco friendly property top of your shopping list (Green and eco friendly building in France), or is it all about exclusivity? Are you looking for a clearly contemporary design, or is it more important to you to find a home that harmonises with the countryside and style of existing, traditional buildings?

A home with the wow factor

If you are one of those people who like your home to have the wow factor that only an architect designed home can give, then take a look at the following properties. Some of the very best architect designed properties that are on the market in France are lined up for your inspection and all you have to do is take your pick.

 
 

Wmn3410808, Architectural House And Garden With Guesthouse, Big Pool And Panoramic Mountain View -
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Alpes-Maritimes

Wmn3410808, Architectural House And Garden With Guesthouse, Big Pool And Panoramic Mountain View -

1,890,000 Euros

You find this architect-designed house of 360 m2 with a glamorous chic renovation in the heart of the regional natural park. This specific area has often seduced painters and poets. The garden (an hectare) has a large swimming pool (15x5m) and enclosure for horses. This Mediterranean house with an bohemian contempo... You find this architect-designed house of 360 m2 with a glamorous chic renovation in the heart of the regional natural park.

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*Old Charming Village House Restored by Architect
Languedoc-Roussillon
Hérault

*Old Charming Village House Restored by Architect

190,000 Euros

3 Km From Pézenas, In A Beautiful Medieval Village Surrounded By Scrubland And Vineyards, Between Montpellier And Beziers. 25 Minutes From Fine Sandy Beaches. completely Renovated At The End Of 2017 - Date Of 1800. Ready To Live, 90 M2, 6 Rooms, Bright And Light With Thick Walls,, View Of The Cévennes, Bright Entrance, Large Living Room, New Open Kitchen Opening With Access To A Quiet Terrace.

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Architect villa on a 1245 m² plot with pool and magnificent views !
Languedoc-Roussillon
Hérault

Architect villa on a 1245 m² plot with pool and magnificent views !

467,500 Euros

Architect villa (2000) with 147 m² of living space offering 3 bedrooms (all en suite), living area with open kitchen, a basement area which can be converted into an independent apartment (actually used as an art galery with bedroom and en suite shower room…), the all on a magnificent land of 1245 m² mediterannean looking style, with a superb infinity pool with waterfall, terraces with covered summer kitchen, wooden pergola, stunning views ! Little heaven, total escape ! Unique !

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Architecte House
Midi-Pyrénées
Ariège

Architecte House

390,000 Euros

Architect house (320m2) entirely renovated on a 17.000m2 constructable plot, with a breathtaking view of the Pyrenees, a covered terrace used as a lounge, covered jacuzzi for 5 persons and a beautiful exterior swimming pool ( 9m x 4m over 1.10 to 2.10m deep). Main house: Ground floor with a equipped open kitchen, toilet, living room, reading corner, den with fireplace, indoor jacuzzi.

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Charente . Architect designed 3 bedroom house. 2+ acres
Poitou-Charentes
Charente

Charente . Architect designed 3 bedroom house. 2+ acres

399,000 Euros

Truly unique, recently built contemporary house is set on a beautifully landscaped park of nearly one hectare. Located in the Charente countryside and found at the end of a quiet secluded alley, hidden from sight. Its dominant elevated position offers an exceptional panorama of the surrounding nature. Everything in this property has been designed, to the smallest detail. All bathed in light, with most rooms being double aspect and having separate access to the outside. Frais de notaire en sus.

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Architect house - sea view and mont Faron
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Var

Architect house - sea view and mont Faron

750,000 Euros

La Seyne sur Mer - Forest of JANAS at the limit of Six Fours les Plages The whole property benefits from inside and outside a nice view on Mount Faron, the forest of Janas and offers a beautiful overview sea.

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Creuse - 109,000 Euros
Limousin
Creuse

Creuse - 109,000 Euros

109,000 Euros

LIMOUSIN - CREUSE - 15 KMS DE LA SOUTERRAINE AREA Situated in a lovely village in the heart of the Limousin countryside is this truly outstanding fully renovated barn surrounded by over 8000m² of attached land. The original character features have been kept throughout including exposed oak beams and pointed stone walls.

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Eco design elevated wooden structure in calm wooded location 15 min Angoulême
Poitou-Charentes
Charente

Eco design elevated wooden structure in calm wooded location 15 min Angoulême

498,200 Euros

This unique architect designed ecologically efficient contemporary wooden structure offers modern living in a magnificent elevated woodland setting 4800 m². Ideally located only 15 mins from the centre of Angoulême and The TGV to Paris in under 2 hours. The wooden house 220 m² will appeal to discerning clients who want a special residence to escape the pressures of modern life. The second bedroom 14 m² has a shower room and access to the terrace. Prix honoraires exclus: 470 000 €. .

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Deux-Sèvres - 164,300 Euros
Poitou-Charentes
Deux-Sèvres

Deux-Sèvres - 164,300 Euros

164,300 Euros

This detached, architect designed, stone property has been completely renovate by artisans to provide a very comfortable modern home whilst still retaining original features. All works have been carried out to high standards starting with the roof, insulation, double glazing, electrics, heating and plumbing and finishing with a quality fixture and fittings. Entrance porch with tiled floor, french doors and two windows to the side.

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2 bedroom apartment between Megève and Praz sur Arly (74120)
Rhône-Alpes
Haute-Savoie

2 bedroom apartment between Megève and Praz sur Arly (74120)

279,000 Euros

2 bedroom apartment for sale between Megève and Praz sur Arly (74120) Located in a small building, this 54m2 (44m2 and 10m2 under 1m80) ski apartment has been successfully optimised by an architect making it extremely practical and agreeable to live in. Layout is : entrance, separate kitchen, living and dining area with fireplace (NB this closes off to become another bedroom), bathroom, wc, bedroom with sink and wc.

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Wmn3218735, Luxurious 2-Bedroom Flat With Magnificent Views - Beausoleil
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Alpes-Maritimes

Wmn3218735, Luxurious 2-Bedroom Flat With Magnificent Views - Beausoleil

895,000 Euros

Beautiful 2-bedroom flat with high ceilings, entirely renovated by an italian architect using high-quality materials. Located in a quiet area on the 6th floor of a prestigious Belle Epoque building in Beausoleil overlooking Monaco. The flat offers an entrance with cupboards and a mezzanine used as an extra bedroom,... Beautiful 2-bedroom flat with high ceilings, entirely renovated by an italian architect using high-quality materials.

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The choice is endless

The properties listed above are just a small election of the current crop of architect designed properties on the market around France, and serve to demonstrate the diversity, quality and range of price that can apply to these very individual homes. Not all will be to your taste, but isn't that the point? Somewhere among this lot may be your dream home, and if not, keep looking, there are many, many more.

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About the author

Joanna Simm moved to the Languedoc area of south-west France in October 2004 having found her property through French Property Links.

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