Footsteps away from the Venetian Harbor

Code: CH016
Location: Chania Centre, Chania
Price: 350.000€

Located next to the commercial district and just a few footsteps away from the Venetian harbor, this property in Chania old town for sale is a unique opportunity of acquiring a large building in an area of exceptional beauty, which could be used in many different ways.

It is a building with totally 328sqms of living space consisting of 2 apartments and one shop facing into 2 different roads. The shop is set on the ground floor and it is 100sqms. On the 1st floor there is an apartment of 80sqms presently offered for rent.

There is also another larger apartment of 148sqms, which has a balcony facing another road. The building is in a very good condition and any future owner could keep his present layout or convert it into a guesthouse or small hotel.

The sandy beach of Nea Chora is 2 kms away and all shops and amenities can be reached within a walking distance.

  • Beach nearby
  • Fitted bathrooms
  • Shopping nearby
  • Utilities Nearby
  • Within Residential Area

Area Description

Chania Centre

Chania is very popular for its old town and harbour, which is the heart of the area attracting visitors from all over the world. It is considered to be one of the most beautiful and picturesque cities of Greece due to the fact that it has preserved its historical character. The architecture reflects the different cultures and civilizations that lived on the island such as Venetians, Turks and Egyptians. The narrow alleys are surrounded by Venetian mansions and Turkish houses, villas and palazzos, mosques, small churches and a beautiful restored synagogue. Many of these buildings are being used as residences hotels or museums and others as shops, stores, cafes and restaurants. Chania is one of the nicest towns in Crete, with wonderful houses, parks and squares and a well-designed historical town. The Public Market is an impressive building in the town centre, built at the beginning of the present century (1911) and houses grocery stores, butchers’ shops, a fish market and vegetable shops. The Public Gardens, next to the Market, are ideal for those in search of shade and tranquillity. Northeast of the gardens is the beautiful neighbourhood of Chalepa, where the residences of Prince George and Eleftherios Venizelos were. The old city has preserved to a great extent the distinctive atmosphere and charm of the Venetian and Turkish periods. Entire Venetian, Turkish and Jewish quarters are saved, with well-preserved buildings in the narrow picturesque streets. All modern shops and amenities are within a 10 minute walk from the Venetian harbour as is the sandy beach of Nea Chora.