This is a fantastic house for sale in Platanias, Chania, Crete. It is located in Modi, a very peaceful and beautiful village close to the sea. The total size of the property is 349 sqms, with a living space of 164 sqms. It consists of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms -one of them ensuite-, plus a WC for the guests. It is developed as a maisonette therefore it is arranged over 2 floors and it also features beautifully paved and landscaped yards at the side and in front of the house.
Entering the house, the first thing you encounter is a very spacious and airy room that hosts the lounge, open plan with the dining area. The living room features large and comfortable couches together with a nicely placed and cozy fireplace in the middle of the room. There are a lot of windows present, making the property very bright, while keeping a cool breeze even in the hot days of summer. The kitchen has a separate room that is connected with the dining area through a discreet arch. The kitchen is also fully equipped with modern fittings and a lot of cupboards in place for extra comfort and storage. This is definitely a great space to enjoy cooking while looking at the views towards the hills from the window. On top of that, on this floor you also get direct access to the main veranda of the house, where you can enjoy very relaxing views to the hills and the sea.
Taking the stairs to the lower floor, you will find all 3 bedrooms of the property together with an open hall area. The master bedroom is ensuite with a fitted wardrobe and a double bed and all rooms feature an A/C unit. From this floor you get to have access to another outside private terrace that is also landscaped with nice flowers and fruit trees. Over there, there is also a small room that hosts the tank and the machinery for the oil central heating system that the owners have installed on the property.
The side yard is an ideal place to build a pool, while keeping enough of the landscaped area in the surroundings intact. A utility room, that serves as extra storage room/closet at the moment, is located on the upper floor, next to the extra guest WC. The property has a solar heating panel installed on the roof for hot water and the radiators for the central heating are already installed. The property has been renovated in the last couple of years, it is in a great condition and very well kept by the current owners. Aside the central heating system and the wood-burning fire place in the living room, A/C units are present in all the main rooms.
Considering all the above, this property is ready to move in and it is quite suitable for all-year-round living. The house features a private parking space and access is very easy. It can also be used as a holiday residence for a family, as there are plenty of things to do in the nearby areas. Amenities such as restaurants and tavernas can be found close to the house, while the nearest beach is only a 5 minute drive from the property. Proximity to the highway is also easy and fast for summer getaways.
Platanias Village is situated on the western part of Crete just 10 kilometers from Chania city centre, on the highway to Kastelli. It is an attractive holiday resort with quality hotels, excellent services and breath-taking sceneries. Platanias is also famous for the 4 kms white shining sandy beach, which was given for 7 years in the row, the blue flag a hallmark of quality of EEC for clean and organized beaches. Apart from the touristic development, Platanias is still famous for its agricultural products, such as citrus fruit, oranges and olive oil together with warm and hospitable local people. There is a frequent bus connection to Chania and its surrounding villages. Platanias is just 34 kms away from Chania International Airport and 22 kms from Souda Port.
Modi is a fantastic, very green village that is part of the municipality of Platanias. It is at a very peaceful location, close to the beach and amenities. A lot of traditional Cretan sights can be found nearby. Access is very easy and the connection to Chania with a car is only 20 minutes away. The area has a lot of exploration options for its visitors, making the place ideal for getaways.