City: Chania, Crete
Plot size: 400sqms
This is a lovely restored house for sale in Apokoronas Chania. It is located in the heart of the village Xerosterni on the isalnd of Crete.
The house is 160sqms and has kept the original design of an authentic Cretan house with original stones, arches and wooden mezzanine.
On the ground floor, there is a spacious and comfortable living – dining area with a beautiful stone arch and wooden ceiling. Next to the main entrance there is a small wooden staircase which takes you to an elevated level used as living room. Underneath there is a room now used as a storage area but it can easily be converted into an extra room.
On the ground floor there is also a kitchen with traditional features, a bedroom and a bathroom. Another wooden staircase leads to the first large attic of the house, which includes 2 more spacious bedrooms and a bathroom.
All the windows of the house offer great views of the village and the mountains of Crete.
The property has been built on a 400sqms plot of land, which has been fully landscaped. In the plot there is another building that has been beautifully restored externally and can be easily converted into an extra studio or storage.
Chania airport: 37 kms
Souda port: 22 kms
Nearest beach: 7 kms
Chania city center: 30 kms
Shops & amenities: 4 kms
- Beach nearby
- Double glazed windows and balcony doors
- Fitted bathrooms
- Fully landscaped gardens
- Mountain View
- Utilities Nearby
- Window shutters
- Within Residential Area
The village of Xerosterni:
Xerosterni is a quiet village on Apokoronou Peninsula, only a few minutes drive from Vamos, the area’s administrative centre. It commands panoramic views of the Lefka Ori (White Mountains) and is surrounded by the rural tranquility of olive groves. Much of the village architecture is traditional stone construction. It is only ten minutes drive from the coast and the lovely sandy beaches. Shop, cafes, tavernas and other amenities are available in Vamos, just five minutes away by car.
The region of Apokoronas:
Apokoronas is situated at the feet of White Mountains in the north-eastern corner of Chania and it is one of the greenest regions of Crete. The area features numerous interesting sights, such as Lake Kournas, the island’s only freshwater lake and the archeological site of Aptera with its superb views of Souda Bay. Apokoronas features an abundance of historic and picturesque villages with traditional taverns and thriving seaside resorts with beautiful sandy beaches along the coast like Kalyves, Almyrida and Georgioupolis.