This building plot of 13,758 m2 is set in the hills overlooking Montreux in an exceptional location with 360° views over the entire Lake Geneva basin and the surrounding mountains. Caux is around 8 kilometres from Montreux and all its facilities, with major international schools, stores and cultural events, such as the famous Jazz Festival and the Musical September. Caux is easily reached by road throughout the year, as well as by the Montreux–Caux–Les Rochers de Naye rack railway; Caux station is near the property. The cities of Berne and Geneva, with its international airport, are just about an hour away by road. For nature lovers there are wonderful walking and mountain bike routes in the surrounding area. The site is also internationally known for hang gliding. For winter sports fans, the plot is located at the foot of the Rochers-de-Naye ski runs, which can be reached easily via the rack railway. Major ski resorts such as Les Portes du Soleil are less than an hour away by car. A unique combination of nature, tranquillity and space! A building permit has already been granted to construct a large single family residence with indoor swimming pool and underground garage for four vehicles + annexe. The ground occupation coefficient (coefficient d’occupation au sol) for this plan is 598.7 m2. The living space allowed is more than 800 m2 on two floors. There is also the potential to construct two separate buildings. It should be noted that these plots are situated in a zone of second residences of touristic interest. According to the directives of the local authorities, the quality and identity of this land cannot accommodate a major real estate development that could compromise the site.
Mountains cover nearly two-thirds of Switzerland. The country’s defining geographical feature has been the backbone of Swiss tourism for more than a century. This living postcard of a country has one of the highest rates of foreign residents in Europe--22.8 percent, according to Switzerland’s Federal Department of Foreign Affairs. Read more about luxury homes in Montreux