2 bedroom house for sale
Apokoronas, Chania, Greece
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The house was restored and updated in 2007 but retains all the delightful features of the original property. It is immediately ready to live in but in turn offers some scope for extension or enhancement if desired. Xerosterni is a charming village with local kafenion serving food and a wonderful traditional grocery shop with deli-counter. The village is just 4km from Vamos with all its shops, services, doctor, dentist and health centre. Also Vamos offers an all year round public transport service.Ground floor comprises:Entrance from the courtyard through traditional wooden double doors into the main living room. To the left of the door is a double window which offers views to the courtyard and provides natural light to the room. Also to the left is the charming old style wooden staircase. The living room is unexpectedly spacious and has a wooden painted ceiling which compliments & highlights the original wood coloured beams. Other traditional features include exposed stone-work, enclosed niche storage cupboard and furnishings totally in keeping with the age and style of the property, thought to be around 120 years old. A wood-burning stove is located centrally in the room which warms both the living room and the wall to the kitchen. To the furthest point of this room is an apothiki or storage area which would easily make a superb office or library. There is also the possibility to create a door or window to the side courtyard.An arch to the right of the front door leads to the spacious kitchen area. This, too, retains many of the original features including the original bread oven. The room has been updated to be practical & visually attractive with its marble work surfaces & modern appliances. A door opens to the side pathway leading to the good-sized courtyard which would be perfect for outside dining if desired. First floor comprises:Bedroom 1: To the left of the hallway, this very spacious bedroom has high ceilings which again have been painted to provide a very light and airy feeling. Glazed doors open to a small private patio and flood the room with natural light. To the right of the hallway but accessible to both bedrooms, this large room has been finished with cream tiles and classic white ceramic fittings. The hand-basin is set into a small vanity cupboard with the owners' touch of modern styling - a tiled make-up shelf. A good sized window offers view over the courtyard to the village and the White Mountains. Bedroom 2: This is another good sized room which spans the width of the house. Here the ceiling is sloping giving even more character to the room. A built in cupboard provides storage and a window to the far left provides natural light, making the room perfect for bedroom or hobbies. Property features:Immediately ready to live inGas central heatingSpacious traditionally styled house sympathetically refurbished and updatedOff road parking immediately in front of the houseMultiple outside seating areasSufficient space for a small pool or Jacuzzi to be added, if requiredSome furniture may be available by negotiation with the owner2 bedroom renovated house with garden and off road parking in the centre of the traditional village of Xerosterni.
- Chania (International), 6.9 miles
- Heraklion (International), 56 miles
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