In 2001, actor Johnny Depp bought an entire French village 17 miles north of St. Tropez. The original 12 structures are thought to have been built in the 1800s and cover 37 acres near the village of Plan-de-La-Tour. He spent millions renovating the buildings over a period of 15 years.
With approximately 10,760 square feet of living space, the property has more than 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms, a main house, several guest cottages, a chapel, a bar and restaurant, a workshop/garage and a staff house. There is a pirate-themed wine cellar, a skate park and two swimming pools. Shortly after his marriage to Amber Heard, Depp put the French estate he had shared with Vanessa Paradis and the children on the market.
Unlike most wealthy celebrities who bring in decorators and architects, Depp decorated each building himself. His private ancient stone village in the South of France, restored and updated over 15 years, is now for sale. Priced at $25.76 million. (For more pics, and info, click here) I hope I don't get into a bidding war!
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