This is a superb restoration of the historic old bakery in the centre of the traditional village of Vamos, in Apokoronas, Chania, Crete. The house is approximately 200sqms, and all the features of a traditional Cretan house have been kept. It is obvious from first sight that the house has been excellent re-constructed with exceptional architectural designs and high quality fittings. This renovated stone property in Vamos Chania for sale, has two entrances, a south entrance from direction of the park and a west entrance leading to the BBQ area and to an outdoor Jacuzzi.
The stone arches, the wooden structure and the stone walls will immediately capture your attention. On the ground floor, an imposing stone arch separates the kitchen from the large living room area which is dominated by a beautiful stone fireplace.
The characteristics of the old bakery have been perfectly incorporated in the kitchen. On the lower level of the house there are two spacious bedrooms and a bathroom. A staircase takes you up to the first floor which has another large living area and a 3rd bedroom. On the next level there is a separate second bathroom and the 4th bedroom. The West side of the house has a large terrace with panoramic views of White Mountains of Crete and a second balcony on the south side of the house giving wonderful views of the mountains and the village
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.