The sea views are superb from the house and grounds
The mountains dominate the skyline in winter
The driveway is a graceful entry point
Regal looking wrought iron gates protect the villa and grounds
The driveway ends in the courtyard area
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For Sale in Plaka: This immaculate villais a substantial private residence with stunning viewsto the sea and the mountains.The 200sqm 2 storey property stands on landscaped land of over 4,000sqm The house comprises:
Gated Entrance and Off-road Parking:The entrance to the land is via an impressive wrought iron gate into the sweeping driveway and off-road parking area. The stone paved courtyard leads to a covered veranda and the front door.
Open Plan living room: The front door opens into the spacious hallway then into the open plan living room with large kitchen area and dining room near the window to take advantage of the superb view.
Seating area: The seating area is large with a centrally located fireplace and massive double aspect patio doors looking towards the sea and the mountains.
Kitchen: The fully-fitted kitchen runs along the inner wall. The units are oak with panelled doors and with fitted appliances. A large picture window looks out to the garden and patio doors provide access to the large seaward facing
Dining area: This is immediately next to the kitchenwith a table generous enough to comfortably seat 12 people this is another spacious area
Bedrooms:The villa offers 4 generously sized rooms, 3 defined bedrooms plus the 4th room currently in use as a library and reading room. In this room double aspect patio doors offer a choice of sea or mountain views but in rooms the views to sea, mountains or both are breath-taking.
Bathrooms: The main bathroom is tiled in white with a chocolate tiled floor which tones beautifully with the vanity and storage unit. A glass shower screen is another luxury item.The hand-basin and WC are both in classic white.
Separate studio and store room: on the Eastern side of the villa is a self-contained studio of 68sqm which is currently in use for the talented artistic family but which could easily be converted to a guest suite. To the rear of the studio is a spacious store room of approximately 20sqm.
Key Features include:
Relatively flat land of over 4000sqms with mature planting
Selection of locations for pool if desired
Spectacular views to the sea & White Mountains from most aspects of the house and land
Fully fitted kitchen with electrical appliances including dishwasher
High quality materials used throughout
Fitted wardrobes in all bedrooms
Air conditioning/heater units in most main rooms
Impressive centrally located fireplace
Solar panel water heating system with electric over-ride option
2000lt water tank
Separate studio plus storage area
Spacious sun terraces round the house
Private off-road parking
Within 5 mins drive to the sandy beach of Almyrida with shops, cafes, tavernas and other family friendly services
20 mins drive to Chania city or 40 minutes to Chania airport
Location: Plaka is a charming traditional village elevated above the coastal village of Almerida. The thriving central square is a focal point with several tavernas, mini markets and cafes. In summer the square is filled with tourists but in winter the village returns to its traditional core with the farming community picking grapes and olives.
Summary:This immaculately maintained villa offers plenty of space and incredible views in a tranquil and relaxing location. It is perfect for a permanent residence or an upmarket holiday home. Viewing is essential to fully appreciate the size and space offered by this amazing property.
€675,000.00 plus agents fees - transfer tax and legal expenses