This Amazing High quality property with stunning sea and mountain views in Crete, Kokkino Chorio.
This Amazing High quality property with stunning sea and mountain views in Crete, Kokkino Chorio: This luxury property offers you everything you need including a heated pool, jacuzzi and landscaped gardens and outdoor kitchen. Next to the main house with 4 bedrooms (3 of them en-suite) you find a separate self-containing studio, a workshop and a garage.
Entering the property located on the outskirts of the Cretan village of Kokkino Chorio, you pass through the electric gate onto the generous square with space to park a minimum of 6 cars plus an additional 2 spaces under a carport and the garage currently used for the generator, but could be transferred into parking space.
As you enter the main house at the ground floor level, you find a single bed guest bedroom with fitted wardrobes on your right hand side. If wardrobes were taken out, a double bed would easily fit. This bedrooms has access to the guest toilet and shower room opposite of the room, which is also used as utility room.
Walking further into the house you enter the large and fully equipped kitchen on the left hand side in a fresh green color with lots of light entering through the windows. The kitchen is large and very well equipped with a double door fridge, dish washer and professional gas cooker including a wok fitted onto the hob.
The kitchen leads into the generous open space living/dining area just next to large patio doors leading onto the covered terrace area. Most of the year you can enjoy eating outdoor as Crete offers you 300 days of sun during the year. Protected from the sun by the large covered pergola, this can be your main living area during summer. Additionally there are electric blinds to enlarge the shaded area.
Behind the dining area you find yourself in the lounge area with large windows, allowing lots of light to enter. During winter months you find the wood burner right next to the lounge area. Around the corner and at the opposite side of the large terrace, there is space for an office area with light entering through the windows with colored glass elements (stained).
The house is decorated with many lights fabricated by the local glass factory of Kokkino Chorio (Gialladiko). The owners are happy to discuss you to keep some of these individual items.
On the ground floor you find the spacious master bedroom with large fitted wardrobes and 2 en-suite bathrooms, one with jacuzzi bath, one with walk-in shower. From here you have direct access to the outside covered terrace.
Walking up the staircase you arrive in the galley with amazing light entering through 5 windows with colored glass. The first floor offers 2 large bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and en-suite bathrooms with walk-in showers. Both bedrooms have high wooden ceilings with stunning sea and mountain views and have access to a large balcony with lots of space for outdoor furniture overlooking the landscaped garden and pool.
The house is well insulated and equipped with effective A/C units for hot summer days. On cooler winter days you can heat the house with the large wood burner in the living room and use the underfloor heating powered by an electric heat pump. In case of a power cut there is a large Diesel generator in the garage automatically switching on in case of a power cut in the area.
Sprawling through the large gardens, you will find many hidden sitting areas under trees, on a platform with stunning sea and mountain views.. a jacuzzi is located on the wooden deck.. A courtyard surrounded by wooden walls . There is an irrigation system for all the trees, bushes and flowers.
The pool terrace around the pool offers adequate space for sunbeds and umbrellas. The well sized pool is heated via solar and the heating system can switch to electric on a cloudy day. The pool can be covered at night to keep the temperature. Next to the pool is a large covered pergola area behind an arch stone wall to escape to the shadow on a hot day. Behind the covered area you can find an outdoor toilet. You can take a shower after swimming under the outdoor shower beautifully built on natural stone.
In the basement of this property you have lots of storage space and a modern heating system: Water can be heated by a solar panel and automatically switches to electric heating via the heat pump if sun is not strong enough.
The self containing studio is located next to the house with its own balcony and terrace overlooking the garden and sea. The current owners are successfully renting out the studio with an EOT license from spring to autumn.
The owners in December 2022 had a new photovoltaic system installed. The photovoltaic panels is linked to the DEH (Greek electric company) network under their Net Metering system. There are 28 panels designed to produce 455watts of electricity reducing our annual electric bill by around 85%
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Great Properties for sale including houses and villas in the beautiful village of Kokkino Chorio.
Kokkino Chorio is located 34 Km from Chania airport and 125km from Heraklion airport.
Kokkino Chorio or the “red village” on the Drapano Cape, overlooking the Souda Bay, close by you will also find the villages of Plaka, Almiryda, Gavlahori, Kalyves and Kambia. Kokkino Chorio is a very authentic traditional Cretan village.More properties for sale in Kokkino Chorio
Property code: CAV-51875
Plot size: 4000 m2
House size: 235 m2
Availability: Under Offer
Energy rating: C