Three bedroom villa at a privileged location, offering unobstructed, breathtaking sea and sunset views across Souda Bay and views of the White Mountains to the south. With 163sqm of living space on three levels, this quality home is located between Kokkino Chorio and Plaka in the Apokoronas region and is set on a private land plot of 2,000sqm. The property features a tiled, private swimming pool with an extensive, tiled sundeck terrace.
This is a comfortable family home and is equipped with central heating, air-conditioning in all rooms, solar heating panel, fully fitted kitchen with electrical appliances, 3 bathrooms, fireplace in the living room, private parking and stone boundary walls. Although the property enjoys privacy being situated at a quiet, unspoilt location, it is accessed by an excellent grade road and is only a 5 min drive from the traditional village of Plaka with its mini-market, tavernas and cafes. A small, secluded swimming beach is at walking distance from the property.
The ground floor comprises of an open-plan fully fitted kitchen, dining area and living room with fireplace. There is access to a large terrace from here, overlooking the pool area and offering spectacular sea views. This level also features a bathroom with bathtub. A marble staircase leads to the first floor which features two bedrooms with wardrobes, both with access to a balcony with spectacular sea views and the master bathroom with a jaccuzzi shower. The lower ground level comprises of a living room area, a bedroom with wardrobe and ensuite bathroom and a storeroom. There is access from this level to the stone paved swimming pool area.
The outdoor area is part tiled, part stone paved and features a tiled swimming pool with sundeck area, outdoor shower, BBQ and private parking.
NOTABLE ASPECTS * 3-level house with 163sqm total, of living space * Private land plot of 2000sqm * Tiled, private swimming pool of 35sqm * Breathtaking, unobstructed sea and sunset views * Quiet, unspoilt location * Three bedrooms with wardrobes, one of which includes ensuite bathroom * Three bathrooms * Fitted kitchen including electrical appliances * Two living room areas * Fireplace in living room * Central heating and air-conditioning in all rooms * Solar panel water heating system * Storage room * Extensive terraces and balconies * Aluminium frames and shutters on doors and windows * Insect screens * Stone paved / tiled outdoor area * BBQ and outdoor shower * Private parking * Stone boundary walls with sliding iron gate * Walking distance to secluded beach * Easy access to shops, mini-market, all amenities
Kokkino Chorio is an unspoilt, traditional village in the region of Apokoronas in Chania, located high on the mountain and offers breath-taking views over the Bay of Souda. The village was one of the sites used in the 1964 film Zorba the Greek. It is a small, hospitable village with a couple of small shops, kafeneion and tavern. More shops and restaurants can be found in the village of Plaka, 3kms away. Kokkino Chorio features a glass factory which produces handmade glass, using traditional glass blowing techniques. The coastline northwest of the village is a very interesting place for a stroll due to the ground formation and the various caves.
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.