3 bedroom house for sale
Greece - Spartylas, Corfu, Ionian Islands
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- Country style House
- In a Traditional village
- Magnificent view of the sea
- Large Terrace
- Private garden
traditional village of Spartillas in the North East of the island. It is within
walking distance of all the village amenities, a 10 minute drive to the coastal
resorts and the beach and within easy reach of Corfu Town and the airport. The
village is perched on the side of Mount Pantokrator, which gives the house
amazing views of the sparkling Ionian Sea, the Greek mainland, Albania as well
as views of the village itself.
The house has a lovely garden of 56 sqm with paved pathways, stone rockeries
and an abundance of mature trees, flowers and shrubs - bougainvillea, wisteria,
lilies and other Mediterranean flora. There are terraces on the ground floor
and first floor level which are positioned to take advantage of the wonderful
The property has 169 sqm of living space spread over 3 levels. Lovingly
renovated by its designer owner, it boasts wooden beam ceilings, wooden and
tiled floors as well as a working open fireplace - all these features have
ensured that it retains its wonderful charm and character.
The ground floor comprises of a cosy winter living room with a large open
fireplace and a small room ideal for use as a study of office. There are two
double bedrooms, both with French doors opening onto a terrace with steps
leading down to the garden. Also on this level there is a utility room and a
shower wet room with WC.
Stairs lead up to the first floor which is an open plan kitchen, living room
and dining area. This area boasts wonderful wooden beamed ceilings and
varnished wooden flooring. There are French doors from here leading out to the
large tiled covered terrace and a useful storage area under the staircase that
leads to the upper level. The master bedroom, a walk-in wardrobe and a further
bathroom are on this upper level which also features a beautiful wooden beamed
ceiling and wooden flooring.
Other property features include a large lower storage room accessed via
external stone stairs and central heating. White-goods, including the
cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave are included in the sale
and some other furnishings may be negotiated separately. All licences and legal
paperwork are current.
The house is currently the all-year-round home of a British family who have
many visitors throughout the year. The accommodation layout and space
could however, be easily used for Bed and Breakfast guests - for the many
walkers and cyclists who visit the area in the spring and autumn. It could
equally be enjoyed as a holiday home for those who prefer the real Corfu and
all its charms.
Spartillas village has a population of all ages and a variety of European
nationalities. There is a small family-owned and run supermarket, post office
and bakery, several bars and eateries and a family taverna. There is a primary
school, hairdresser, doctor's surgery, 3 churches, a local bus service, a
flourishing choir and small dance school, plus a fresh fish van which visits
weekly. There is also a working modern olive press, and broadband internet
service within the village. Surrounding the village there are numerous olive
groves, vegetable gardens and vineyards and it is understood that buying or
renting plots nearby is a possibility should this be desired.
This is a great property for anyone looking to be a part of a thriving Greek
village that observes old traditions and festivals, whilst being conveniently
close to the beach and other tourist resorts.
- Corfu (International), 9.4 miles
- Aktion (International), 74.5 miles
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