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This semi-detached village house is in the popular village of Kritsa, less than 10 kilometres from the modern tourist town of Agios Nikolaos.
Renovation for this house was complete in the summer of 2009. It is situated on a quiet area of the village, far from the noise of the main village roads.
It is ready to move into and comprises a kitchen (fully equiped including refridgerator and washing machine), a living room with A/C and a small guest bathroom on the ground floor.
On the first floor there are two good sized bedrooms with A/C units and a bathroom.
There is also a nice, good sized balcony on this floor.
There is a small basement with a washing machine with ample storage space.
In front of the house is a garden area (36 sqm)suitable for flowers and/or vegetables.
From the balcony of this property you can enjoy one of the nicest views in the area.
As you can clearly view the mountains surrounding the village, the valley bellow and even the sea in the distance.
The are parking spaces near the house and access is easy.
The village shops and taverns are all within a short walk from the house.
The house is connected to electricity, water and mains sewage.
Kritsa is one of the oldest, largest and most picturesque villages in Crete. It’s built on a hill and surrounded by olive trees and beautiful countryside.
The village of Kritsa is part of the municipality of Aghios Nikolaos, 10 km away, and has about 2300 inhabitants including a few residents from Britain and other European countries.
Kritsa is a bustling village with a great sense of tradition and a warm welcome for all visitors and foreign residents.
Most amenities are on hand in the village including supermarkets, post office, newsagents ect.
Keeping live stock and farming plots of land and olive groves is still the way of life for most of the residents.
The international airport of Heraklion “Nikos Kazantzakis” is less than an hours drive from Kritsa.
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 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.