This is a luxurious 3-bedroom villa for sale in Chania Crete set on a private land plot of 4000sqm, featuring a private swimming pool, beautifully landscaped gardens with vegetable areas and 50 mature olive trees. The property is located just outside the traditional village of Koufos in a very green and peaceful area and due to its elevated position, enjoys spectacular, panoramic views to the White Mountains over the countryside and valley. Built on two levels, the house is 146sqm with spacious living areas and extensive terraces and balconies. The architectural design of the house incorporates natural stone features, ceramic tile rooftops and wooden elements which add traditional character. The villa has been built in 2009.
The ground floor comprises of a small entrance hall with storage space leading into a spacious open plan living/dining area with stone fireplace, a modern fully equipped kitchen semi-separated from the dining area by a stone archway, a bathroom with shower and the first of the bedrooms. There is ample storage space under the staircase. Both the living and dining areas, the kitchen and the bedroom have access to a large tiled terrace, part of which is shaded by a wooden pergola with extensive space for outdoor dining furniture. The ground floor features many windows and large balcony doors, ensuring an abundance of natural light.
The first floor comprises of two spacious bedrooms with large ensuite bathrooms and fitted wardrobes. Both bedrooms have access to covered verandas with outstanding views.
The house comes complete with air-conditioning in every room, central radiator heating and solar heating panels. The sundeck area around the pool is paved with natural stone. There is a large storage area underneath the pool and more storage space is provided by a wood-constructed garden shed.
NOTABLE ASPECTS * Two-level house of 146sqm * Set on a private land plot of 4000sqm * Private tiled swimming pool * Panoramic views of the White Mountains and valley * Three double bedrooms, two with ensuite bathrooms * One ground floor bathroom with shower * Fitted wardrobes in all bedrooms * Modern kitchen with built-in electrical appliances * Abundant natural light through wide openings * Central radiator heating * Air-conditioning in every room * Solar panel water heating system * Fireplace in living area * Extensive terraces and balconies * Aluminium double glazed windows and balcony doors * Insect screens * Window shutters * Ample storage space both in-house and outside * Wooden pergolas * Natural stone used in house design and paving * Landscaped gardens with vegetable/plant/graveled areas * Multi-level exterior grounds with stone boundary support * Mature olive trees, fruit trees, plants and shrubs * Satellite TV, internet connection * Private parking * Stone boundary walls * EOT license * 15mins drive to the sandy north coast beaches * 20mins drive to Chania city
Nea Kydonia extends west from Chania city and features a long coastline of beautiful beaches stretching all the way to the peninsula of Rodopou. It is a lively area with high tourism activity in the summer featuring many tourist resort areas such as the villages of Platanias and Agia Marina with their abundance of hotels, restaurants, cafes, clubs and shops. A lush countryside awaits the visitor only slightly inland from the coast, featuring mainly citrus orchards and a large number of traditional villages which can be visited on daytrips. Galatas village is known for its history since it is the field of many battles fought and features the Battle Monument of Crete and a museum in its central square. At Alikianos village, one can visit the church of Ai Kyr Giannis and in Meskla, the fountains and the Byzantine church of Christ.
Koufos is a small peaceful mountain village located around 15kms southwest of Chania city, set among olive groves, offering spectacular views to White Mountains. The village offers some amenities, with all further services such as banks, large supermarkets, restaurants, cafes, bakery, pharmacy and school available in the village of Alikianos, just 3 kms away. Agia Lake with its special ecosystem visited by migrating birds on a yearly basis is located nearby.