A stunning traditional Greek house fully renovated to a very high standard. This Immaculate and impressive fully modernised detached 3-bedroom traditional house is built to a very high standard situated just 50 meters from the pretty, traditional Greek village square of Gardelades.
Gardelades is located within the sought-after area of Paleokastritsa, Corfu with local beaches of Paleokastritsa and Liapades on the door step.
The house is positioned opposite the village church and is just 1 minute’s walking distance to the pretty village square and local village shop and grill room where a variety of food is served in the evenings, the shop is open all year round.
The house is provided with central heating, solar water heating and additional immersion heating, together with air-conditioning to the living rooms which when inverted can provide heat as well as cold air. The whole house is equipped with excellent quality double glazed windows and doors with external bespoke shutters.
The total house square meterage is 165 sqm plus the large external courtyard providing a substantial private space.
You will find the entrance to the property through a double private entrance gate which leads on to the pretty walled courtyard garden with views of the village church and steeple bells.
The court yard provides total privacy and contains raised flower beds, various bougainvillea, tub shrubs and large water fountain feature. There is also a traditional brick built-in BBQ with chimney. The courtyard also has a large storage room off to one side which houses the central heating boiler fired by kerosene fuel contained in the fuel tank. External garden lighting is also provided.
The entrance to the house is through a traditional Greek style door with side panel which leads into an impressive vast space with double height roof and beams and quality tiled stone effect floors throughout, this area provides the kitchen, dining and sitting room area. In one corner is a large stone fire place and chimney with a built-in wood burner and fan for those cooler evenings providing a cosy nook to socialise within the kitchen area. The units to the kitchen are free standing units with granite work surfaces and also incorporates a stainless-steel sink with cream cupboards beneath and space for the washing machine. There is an impressive high quality 5 hob double oven range with extractor hood and attractive splash back.
Leading out of the kitchen area is a tiled inner hall way which leads to two double bedrooms.
Bedroom 1 features a built-in wardrobe, ceiling fan and French doors which lead out onto the court yard.
Bedroom 2 features a built-in wardrobe and stone feature wall. The window here features a deep stone window sill looking out onto the courtyard.
The inner hall way also leads to the bathroom, which is fully tiled with a 3-piece suite including a brick glass shower wall with down shower. Water is provided to the shower and water system via solar water heating and additional electric style heater.
A large understairs cupboard is provided off the hallway which has light and power and provides enough space for additional fridge and freezers and other storage items.
A high quality polished wooden staircase leads to the first floor. This opens onto another vast room of 53 square meters which has a window and double French doors leading to an external balcony. The balcony with seating area is full width with views of the neighbouring church, mountains and distant side sea view of Rovinia beach.
The substantial first floor is currently being used as an impressively large living space but could be used as an expansive 3rd bedroom. The first floor again has double height ceilings with beams and a polished wood floor. This space could easily be converted into an additional 2 bedrooms with very little effort to incorporate an en-suite bathroom.
Gardelades is situated 4km from Paleokastritsa with its 7 beaches, many restaurants and shops etc. The village is also within walking distance to local shops which include an excellent butchers and bakery. Gardelades is a 20-minute drive to Corfu town and is situated just off the main thoroughfare into town. The local green bus also stops in the heart of Gardelades for direct travel to Paleokastritsa or Corfu town. Gardelades is also situated 1km from the popular village of Doukades with its various restaurants, bakery, shop and post office open all year round.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a large traditional Greek house converted to a very high luxurious standard in a much sought-after area of Corfu.