Five bedroom house set on a private land plot of 1,540sqm, located within the picturesque village of Kefalas in the Apokoronas region. Built on two floors, each level is equipped with completely separate entrances, which means the house can be utilised as two separate, self-contained apartments. There are beautiful views from the property to the sea and the surrounding mountains. The house is built on two levels with 240sqm of living space. The property features landscaped areas and a well maintained garden.
This family home is designed to offer a comfortable year-round living and is equipped with central heating, 4 solar heating panels, fully fitted kitchen, private parking and stone boundary walls. The ground floor comprises of two bedrooms both with ensuite bathrooms, a fitted modern kitchen, a dining / sitting room, a cloakroom and laundry room. There is a veranda and balcony on ground level as well.
The first floor comprises of another three bedrooms, two bathrooms (on of which is en-suite), a dining / sitting room, and a fitted kitchen. There is access to a veranda and balcony.
The outdoor area features a detached garage, the boiler room and a two-level water storage tank. There are landscaped areas with gardens and a tiled stone driveway that lead to two large iron gates.
NOTABLE ASPECTS * 2-level house with 240sqm of living space * Each level can be used as a separate apartment * Private land plot of 1540sqm * Beautiful sea and mountain views * Five bedrooms, three of which with ensuite bathrooms * One additional bathroom * Two fitted, modern kitchens * Laundry room * Cloakroom * Central heating with oil burner * Solar panel water heating system * Extensive covered terraces and balconies * Landscaped garden * Stone tiled driveway * Garage * Private parking * Stone boundary walls with entrance gate * Walking distance to Kefalas village, mini-market, cafe * 9 kms from sandy Almyrida beach
Kefalas is a tranquil village, the highest on the peninsular of Apokoronas, at just over 340 metres (1,100 feet) above sea level. Due to its location, it boasts spectacular and panoramic views over the Cretan Sea and the mountains. The village has existed there for many centuries, as it can be easily been concluded by the old trees, the traditional architecture and the numerous churches and chapels. It is a large village and amenities include two mini markets, four kafeneon and two tavernas. Additional shopping facilities are available in Vamos, only five kms away, with the area’s largest hub, Kalyves being 12 kms away. The sandy beaches of Almyrida and Georgioupolis are about a fifteen minute drive. The historic city of Chania is at a distance of 30 kms along the coast to the west.
Apokoronas is situated at the feet of White Mountains in the north-eastern corner of the prefecture of Chania and 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 archaeological 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.