This old stone property in Apokoronas Chania Crete for sale is situated 50mtrs away from the central square of Vamos. It is a building protected by the archaeological department as a sample of the traditional architecture of the area.
This stone house has got 2-levels, a ground floor of 67sqms and a first floor of 57sqms and it can be converted into a charming maisonette. Attached to it there is another building with a separate entrance, which is offered for sale too.
Both buildings have access to a secluded backyard and to roof terraces offering exceptional views to the village and the surrounding countryside. The overall condition of the exterior building walls is very good but the property requires extensive renovation and restoration works.
Vamos is a small town in the region of Apokoronas and ti is considered to be the administrative centre of the whole region. It is surrounded by a very green area, just a few kilometres from the coast. Many tourists visit Vamos or stay in the village or in the surrounding villages of Gavalochori and Kalyves. There is much infrastructure in the village including the town hall, a large medical centre, the court and the high school of the region, as well as several restaurants, snack bars and shops, largely serving the local community. Below the modern village square, at the top of the hill, is the old village of Vamos. Several of the old houses have been rebuilt as tourist accommodation. Vamos is just 19 kms away from Souda port and 34 kms from the airport of Chania.
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.