This amazing villa for sale in Apokoronas, Chania is located in the village of Kokkino Chorio. It is a unique property and consists of the 235-sqm main house, plus a 20-sqm studio apartment (including 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, a kitchen and a beautiful terrace), as well as a 30-sqm workshop. The plot is of 4000 sqms and enjoys fantastic views of the sea.
The main house has 4 bedrooms. Specifically, the master bedroom has 1 bathroom, 1 vanity area, and 1 shower room – all are separate areas – and is located on the ground floor. On the same floor, there is a small double bedroom with extensive storage units and an en-suite and utility room across the corridor. On the first floor, 2 more bedrooms can be found and are large, king-size bedrooms, both with en-suites. The studio apartment has a king-size bed. At the moment, the property can host 10 people in total.
The property also features a spacious kitchen with gas oven (a range with two electric ovens, 1 gas oven and a 5-ring hob with a wok installation), a large living room providing access to a pergola-covered terrace with views, a marble staircase wth stained glass windows next to it, underfloor heating, cooling and dehumidifiers, a wood buring stove connected to the underfloor heating, ceiling fans, air-conditioning, electric shutters, full insulation, a heated tiled pool of 100 sqms, a water-collecting system for watering the gardens, a 20-sqm covered garage and a large basement. Additionally, there are solar panels for hot water (for the pool, too), 2 electric gates, electric blinds in the area of the veranda, an automatic watering system, a jacuzzi for 6 people and an EOT license already in place for the rentals.
The studio apartment, has been operating as a rental property and has had great success.
The outdoor areas and the landscaping of the property is simply stunning. The barbeque area covers a surface of 30 sqms.
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 if you are searching to buy property for sale in Crete, Greece.