Sold €52,000 - Houses
On the outskirts of the traditional village of Kato Pines, Elounda this pretty little stone house (47m2) on private land (226m2) is now available for sale.
Kato Pines is a quiet traditional Cretan village only a 5 minute drive to the popular tourist resort of Elounda, Crete.
The 47m2 stone house comprises a kitchen/living room fitted with cooker/oven, extractor , double stainless steel sink, fridge/freezer synthetic granite worktop, shelves, cupboards and drawers.
A good sized shoer room and a double bedroom with AC and wardrobes.
The house incorporates traditional features like the stone walls, wooden doors, windows and shutters, wooden ceilings and tiled roofs with tiles, modern electrics and plumbing.
There is a stone paved terrace in front of the house a good part of which is covered by a wooden pergola. A wooden door gives as access to the rest of the land belonging to the house which can be made into a nice garden, a pool, a BBQ area,etc. There is a large olive tree and a storage room in this area
It is also possible to extend the existing house on the remaining free land after obtaining a building license as it is inside the village boundaries.
Pines is 15 minutes from the province capital Agios Nikolaos.
The international airport of Heraklion is one hour drive from Pines.
Agios Nikolaos is the capital of the county Lasithi and is located at the Mirabello Bay, north-east Crete, only 45 mins 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 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.