For Sale €250,000 - Houses
This lovely property is situated in the traditional fishing village of Plaka, Elounda.
Plaka, Elounda is known for its very good fish restaurants, for the isle of Spinalonga which was an old venetian fort and then a leper colony and in recent years for the best selling novel “The Island” referring especially to the area of Plaka.
It is a mild tourist area and has a very nice white pebbly beach with sparkling blue water.
The house is within walking distance to the village. It is a fenced property with covered garage for two cars.
In front of the house is a good sized garden comprising small terraces, fruit trees, shrubs and flowers.
It is possible to build a swimming pool in this area.
The main house comprises an open plan living room/dining room/fully fitted kitchen with a fireplace and a bathroom on the ground floor and the whole of the first floor is taken up by the large master bedroom and a lovely covered balcony. Next to the front door of the house is a guest bedroom.
The views from the bedroom and the balcony are fantastic as you can see the isle of Spinalonga and the rocky mountains up to the village of Vrouchas.
The house is ready to move into. It has been fully renovated 3 years ago and is in great condition.
Living room and bedrooms equipped with A/C.
Solar panel water heating system installed.
Broadband internet and WiFi available.
The town of Agios Nikolaos is a 15 minute drive, the tourist resort Elounda is 5 minutes by car.
The international aiport of Heraklion is less than an hour by car.
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.