4 bedroom house for sale
, North East Corfu, Greece
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This is one of those properties that words seem poor to describe. It is a truly unique mansion with amazing possibilities for further development. Its location near all focal points of the island also adds to its advantages: Paleokastritsa, Ipsos and Dassia or Gouvia Marina are all just a 10minute drive from the property. The nearest beach is 5kms away and the property enjoys glorious mountain and valley views.This magnificent mansion was built during the years when the island was a protectorate of Venice, hence the Venetian architecture of the house. It was bought by its current owner in the 1960s who undertook major renovations. The villa (all stone-built) has a stone built mill adjoining on to the house where olives were pressed. This needs renovation.The land surrounding the house is 60,000 sqm or approx. 15 acres and has rich soil with hundreds of mature trees including olive, oak, walnut, almond, cypress and fruit trees, pomegranate, lotus and fig. The villa overlooks a panoramic tranquil landscape and the village of Skripero where, in the evening, you can see the twinkling lights of the village in the near but far distance.The interior of the house is approx. 450 square meters and is on 3 floors. Floor plans are available, upon request.The ground floor which needs renovating, the first floor where there is a huge entrance/dining room, a kitchen, a living room with an open stone built fireplace (old original feature) and two bedrooms, both ensuite and a large veranda with stone flooring. The second floor has two bedrooms currently with a two huge open spaces with a vaulted ceiling. All floors are solid cypress wood floors and all rooms have high dark wood beamed ceilings.Truly unique historic mansion offering 4 or more bedrooms on huge plot of 60,000sqm yet within easy access of the Corfu Town and various resorts/villages in the NE of the island.
- Corfu (International), 20.2 miles
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