The residence of Falicon
14 January 2019
The residence of Falicon (or Comte de Falicon domain) is a housing
complex located in the northern part of the city of Nice. The main address is
54 Ray Avenue, but there are other entries : Comte de Falicon Boulevard,
Marconi Avenue, Cernuschi Avenue, Guillaume Borea Street, and Paul Remond
The residence includs 22 buildings (from 3 to 12 floors), car parks and green areas, spread over an area covering more than 8 hectares that previously belonged to the Counts of Falicon. Combined operation including more than 900 housing units, its construction was spread out between 1958 and 1961. The architectural style is the modern movement. Several architects worked on this project, whose the famous Georges and Michel Diskansky, but also Honore Toscan, Honore Aubert, Pierre Bernasconi, and Jean de Mailly.
Every year, many properties are sold in the residence of Falicon which particularly interests a low-budget family clientele.