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French Property Face-off: Alps versus Riviera
French Property Face-off. It's the Alps versus the Riviera, a mountain chalet versus a seaside villa. Photo: Leggett Immobilier

French Property Face-off: Alps versus Riviera

Ben McPartland · 11 Mar 2014, 15:41

Published: 11 Mar 2014 15:41 GMT+01:00

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It's either a ski chalet in the French Alps, which is on the market for €955,000 ($1,322,000) or a villa overlooking the Côte d'Azur on the French Riviera which is going for a slightly cooler €840,000 ($1,163,000).

Essentially it’s a choice between the snow and the slopes or the sun and the sand. Mountains versus beaches. Terrace versus cosy fire. Fondue versus sardines.

Given that many people enjoy both beach cocktails and vin chaud, picking between the mountains and the seaside may not be easy.

Take a look through this slide show and let us know which one you would prefer. Alternatively, if mountains and beaches are not your thing. You could try last week's property face-off between Brittany and Provence.

French Property Face-off: Alps versus Riviera

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Both properties are on the market with estate agent Leggett Immobilier. You can find out more about the ski chalet by CLICKING HERE or if the villa on the Côte d'Azur was more to your liking you can find out more information by CLICKING HERE

Click here to see more properties from Leggett Immobilier.

Ben McPartland (ben.mcpartland@thelocal.com)

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