This stone villa for sale in Apokoronas region, Crete is located on the outskirts of Kokkino Chorio village, on a lovely plot of land of 1200sqms. The property has a surface of 133sqms, with 3 bathrooms, 3 bedrooms, kitchen and living area with fireplace and wonderful spacious verandas. The views are superb and the external area has a nice size pool of 30sqms and a large garden with trees. Ceiling fans have been installed throughout the house, as well as solar panels and pipping for central heating. Ther villa has been built on three levels and there is also a basement that can be used as an independent studio. The village of Kokkino Chorio has taverns, shops and a kafeneion, the closest sandy beach of Almyrida is only 3kms away and the small town of Kalyves with all year round amenities at 6kms. This stone villa is of high quality and is suitable for all year round living, yet having a great holiday rental potential.
Kokkino Chorio, Crete is an unspoilt, traditional village in the region of Apokoronas in Chania, located high on the mountain and offers breath-taking views over the Bay of Souda. The village was one of the sites used in the 1964 film Zorba the Greek and it’s one of the most popular locations for purchasing property in Crete. It is a small, hospitable village with a couple of small shops, kafeneion and tavern. More shops and restaurants can be found in the village of Plaka, 3kms away. Kokkino Chorio features a glass factory which produces handmade glass, using traditional glass blowing techniques. The coastline northwest of the village is a very interesting place for a stroll due to the ground formation and the various caves.
Apokoronas, Crete is situated at the feet of White Mountains in the north-eastern corner of the prefecture of Chania and is one of the greenest regions of Crete. The area features numerous interesting sights, such as Lake Kournas, the island’s only freshwater lake and the archaeological site of Aptera with its superb views of Souda Bay. Apokoronas features an abundance of historic and picturesque villages with traditional taverns and thriving seaside resorts with beautiful sandy beaches along the coast like Kalyves, Almyrida and Georgioupolis and represents one of the most popular destinations.