This is a beautiful stone house for sale in Rethymno Crete, which is located in the centre of the traditional village of Pigi, in a scenic alley, only 9 km away from the city of Rethymno. It has got a total living surface of 80sqms on 2 levels. The house includes a large yard with a BBQ area at the front, whereas traditional stone boundary walls embace and border the house.
The ground floor comprises of an open plan sitting, dining and kitchen area, whereas a wooden staircase leads to the first floor, where the 2 bedrooms and a bathroom can be found. The master bedroom has got access to a balcony overlooking the village. The house has been equipped with eco friendly heaters on its walls. The mini market, the kafeneion, the bakery and the tavernas are just 2 mins walking distance from the house. The sandy beach of Pigianos Kampos with further amenities can be reached within 2,5 kms.
Pigi is a small village, on the island of Crete, eight kilometres southeast of Rethymno town . The village is just above the village of Adele on the road to Arkadi monastery. It lies in a fertile area with many olive groves. The distance to the beach is about three kilometres (Pigianos Kampos). In Pigianos Kampos there are many restaurants and hotels. In Pigi village there are several churches, some of which were built in the period between the 11th and 15th centuries. Close to Pigi there have been many important archaeological finds. The village has a nice square with kafeneions, tavernas, a bakery and a mini-market. The name 'Pigi' means 'Source'. The village got its name from a source where a lot of water came out, which was there centuries ago.