For Sale €37,000 - Land
Building plot of 630 m2, beautifully positioned in western (upper) part of the traditional village of Kritsa, overlooking the village and the valley below and enjoying unobstructed views of the surrounding hills and mountains, the sea in the distance and impressive sun and moon rises in the east.
It has the planning permission (allowance) for a house or houses of 240 sq. meters, built on one or two floors, plus basement and attic.
Enough space would be left to build pool(s), open and covered terraces, pergolas, garden and parking spaces.
The plot has excellent asphalt road access (both its front/lower and rear/upper side face the road over a length of about 30m).
Services (electricity, water, telephone, broadband internet) are right on the spot.
The center of the village of Kritsa is than a 5-minute walk away.
Agios Nikolaos, the municipal and provincial capital, as well as several nice beaches are about a 10-minute drive away.
The international airport of Heraklion is about a 50-minute drive from here.
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 Agios Nikolaos and has about 2300 inhabitants including a many expats from several European countries and other parts of the world.
Agios Nikolaos is the capital of the county Lasithi and is located at the Mirabello Bay, north-east Crete, only 40 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.
- Measurements and distances are approximate and intended as a guide only.
- The price does not include buyer's purchase expenses (purchase tax, legal/administrative costs and real estate agent fee).