For Sale €650,000 - Houses, Villas
This is the sale of a unique property set on a hillside overlooking the valley of Lakonia.
Lakonia is a rural area only 5 kilometers west of Agios Nikolaos Crete. There are numerous pretty villages in the area amidst the hilly nature.
The impressive 222 square meter villa stands on a gated, private plot of land of 5800 square meters surrounded by large trees and colourful gardens.
The villa consists of a large ground floor and a comfortable loft.
On the ground floor there is a large open plan living room/dining room with large windows along the north side allowing the most amazing views from the whole room. A few steps down from the living room dining room is a large fully fitted kitchen with lots of cupboards, large work top and balcony door and window allowing lots of light and fresh air.
To the right of the entrance a corridor leads to two double bedrooms and a good sized shared bathroom. To the right another corridor leads to the cloak room and to a shared bathroom.
A wooden staircase leads up to the loft where there is a reading area/study, a small sitting area, a double bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and en-suite bathroom.
Surrounding the house are large covered and paved terraces and lush gardens.
Agios Nikolaos is the capital of the county Lasithi and is located at the Mirabello Bay, north-east Crete, only 45 minutes 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 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.