Completed in 1998 this beautiful stone built house of 200m2 is full of character, combining rustic and contemporary styles. Wide arches keep the internal spaces open, walls have traditional type niches and outside many interesting carved stone tiles add a unique flavour to this charming home. The whole property is tiled uniformly throughout with light coloured terracotta tiles and all the ceilings have dark wooden beams. The wooden doors, window frames and shutters are painted blue and the outside terrace has security blue painted wooden doors.
There is an open plan kitchen, living and dining room, divided by the stone arches and on two different levels and so the rooms almost flow out onto the terrace with its wonderful views. The kitchen has fitted cupboards, gas hob, electric cooker and large extractor fan and an exit to the side terrace. There is a small utility room to the side (washing machine, sink, storage). Upstairs is a double bedroom, fitted wardrobes and cupboards and a beautiful en-suite bathroom with a mosaic floor and part of the wall. The bathroom has a full bath, toilet, bidet, and sink.The bedroom has its own terrace, shaded by bamboo reed pergola.
The property has two independent guest suites with their own terraces. The house has air conditioning, solar panel and satellite dish connection and also a large emergency water tank. The plot size is 3,445 m2 and is landscaped with terraces and there is plenty of room for a swimming pool. Around the terraces and top end of the plot there are shrubs such as lavender, herbs such as rosemary plus palms, passionflower and other vividly coloured plants and flowers such as hibiscus and geraniums. The garden has olive and carob trees. The property has good road access and with a security iron gate at the entrance.
Elounda is the place with most 5 star hotels in Greece. It is located in east Crete, north of Agios Nikolaos and south of the seaside resort of Plaka. Elounda was once a fishing village on the beautiful Gulf of Mirabello. The inhabitants lived from agriculture and fishing. Once discovered by tourism Elounda evolved into a resort famous for its beautiful scenery and luxurious hotels that are often the home of VIP’s around the world. Elounda is ideal for those wanting a holiday by the sea in a place that is neither too busy nor too isolated. In Elounda you will find small, secluded beaches and some full of people and water sports. You can also visit the island of Spinalonga and the many other villages far from the sea.