Our Cretan villa was completed in June 2008 after a one year design and construction project. It is of traditional Cretan Stone construction with walls 60cm thick. This construction keeps the house cool in the summer and warm in winter.
The Villa is set on a plot of 1,200m2 over 3 levels and has a ground floor, first floor and the owners private storage in the basement. Below, we have listed the facilities available:
Lounge (3.5m x 4.45m) – with large flat-screen TV with satellite receiver (Not Sky!), Fireplace and large leather sofa. air conditioning and ceiling fan. Double doors to front veranda and double doors to main veranda.
Kitchen/Diner (4.45m x 4.3m) – large dining table with bench seats and 2 chairs (seats 8), fully equipped kitchen with fridge freezer, fan oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, cafetiere, coffee maker, microwave oven, lots of crockery, cooking utensils etc. Front door to large veranda.
Utility Room – small utility room with automatic washing machine, iron and ironing board.
WC/Shower Room/Wet Room (2.4m x 1.55m) – with walk-in shower, WC and handbasin
Bedroom 3 (3.6m x 3.15m) – with Double bed, bedside cupboards, double wardrobe, air conditioning, ceiling fan, window to side and double doors to main veranda.
Bedroom 2 (3.6m x 3m) – with twin beds, bedside cupboards, double wardrobe, air conditioning, ceiling fan, window to side and double doors to balcony overlooking main veranda and swimming pool.
Bedroom 2 en-suite (2.3m x 1.7m) – with bath and shower over, WC and handbasin
Bedroom 1 (4.45m x 3m) – with double bed, bedside cupboards, double wardrobe, air conditioning, ceiling fan, window to side and double doors to very large balcony (4m x 5.4m) overlooking the gardens and swimming pool.
Bedroom 1 en-suite (2.6m x 1.2m) – with shower, WC and handbasin.
For those who prefer to remain in touch with the World Wide Web, Social Media and so on, we have password protected, free Internet Access via WiFi. More details and the access password are supplied with your booking confirmation.
Outside, the main veranda (3.5m x 6.8m) has a very heavy mosaic-topped table, and 6 chairs. Steps lead down to the patio and pool area.
The patio area has has 6 sun loungers. The private pool measures 4m x 7.5m and the infinity edge looks over olive groves and onto Souda Bay in the distance. Also, on the pool/patio area is the outdoor kitchen with a charcoal fired BBQ and sink.
The garden is approximately 1,200m2 and has olive trees, citrus trees, some palms and many Oleanders and species of succulents and cacti. The garden at the rear of the house has many herbs and plants native to Crete.
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