For Sale €79,500 €115,000 - Houses
This renovated two bedroom village house is located in the traditional village of Pyrgos, Kalo Horio, 10km from the town of Agios Nikolaos.
Some of the best sandy beaches in East Crete are within walking distance (about 10 minute walk) to this house.
The house is on two floors. The main entrance is on the higher floor.
This house comprises:
On the top Floor, there is an open plan living room/Kitchen area. The kitchen is brand new, fully fitted with light colored wooden cupboards and an electric oven.
The living room is conected with double french doors to the balcony. From here with a metal spiral staircase you have access to the large roof terrace which offers most of the days sun and wonderful sea and mountain views.
The roof terrace is large enough for a large table and chairs and also for a few sunbeds.
On the lower floor (ground level), there are two bedrooms a double and a single.
There is also a shower room on this floor.
The house also inlcudes a solar panel water heater.
Istron-Kalo Horio is situated 10km south of the cosmopolitan town of Aghios Nikolaos.
It offers many amenities and there is a strong local community plus a few foreign residents in the area. This allows the local shops a 12 month a year business rather than just summer season openings.
Thousands of visitors come to Kalo Horio to visit its three lovely beaches Aghios Panteleimon, Karavostasi and the golden beach of Voulisma.
There is a very good bus system connecting Kalo Horio to the rest of the island that operates on an hourly basis.
The international airport orf Heraklion is an hours drive from Istron-Kalo Horio.
Agios Nikolaos is the capital of the county Lasithi and is located at the Mirabello Bay, north-east Crete, only 40mins away from the international airport of Heraklion.
Geographically the town is well protected from strong winds allowing sea sports and swimming nearly all year round.
Although Agios Nikolaos has a population of less than 20,000 it has a several banks, supermarkets, shops of every kind, doctors, a modern hospital of high standard, public swimming pool and tennis courts, yacht marina, harbour, cinema, theatre, gyms, a 9-hole golf course, schools ranging from nurseries to 6-level high school and generally all the amenities you would expect to find in a large modern European town.
The microclimate is one of the best in Greece and the moderate temperatures
rarely exceed 30c in summer or fall below 15c in wintertime. This wonderful dry climate together with the natural beauty of the area has attracted most of the high class hotels of Greece to operate here.