This huge, luxury villa is ideally situated, on the top of a hill between Arillas and Magoulades, enjoying panoramic views all around, from sunsets over the Diapontia islands, down to Gravia and Arillas and all the way to Afionas and beyond. This villa is 380 sqm, with 8 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, a big kitchen and living room, a large garage space in the ground floor, a big swimming pool and lots of verandas and paved terraces around the house. Being able to sleep up to 20 people, allowing for sofabeds, in combination with the uniquely secluded location makes this the ideal property to hold private retreats for small to medium groups. There is ample space for yoga outside the house, and the garage could also be used as a session room. This villa is just 2,5 km from Arillas beach, and less than 1 km from the Corfu Buddha Hall. The villa has been just further reduced in price and is now available for just 750.000 euros. A unique opportunity in the much sought-for area of Arillas! Here is a detailed description of the exact layout: The stone pillar and gated entry to the villa has extensive stone-paved access/driveway and sufficient parking for 6 – 8 cars. A large horizon pool at the rear of property, separated by stonewalling and gateway, has cantilevered terraces giving onto Horizon Sunsets, North and West coasts, Islands and distant village views. A walk through the property starts with the walled entry terrace with planter & stone-faced steps to approach from the driveway, across the tiled entry terrace, accessing:
THE ENTRY PORCH gives on to a light and open-plan entrance hall and onto large first floor external terracing, cloaks /shower room, master bedroom suite and main living area through wide-span archway. FIRST-FLOOR LIVING AREA (open-plan) – (80 sqm), incorporating a generous hand-built, fully equipped kitchen area, with breakfast seating, generous dining and seating areas and large, traditional, feature, Corfiot fireplace of stucco, marble and wood. There are internal staircases to the Bedroom floor and Garaging/Groundfloor.
First Floor Terracing -Extensive, Elevated, Dual-Aspectis accessed from the living area, by two sets of double and triple door openings, giving onto unsurpassed Horizon and Island views. Master Bedroom Suite comprises: Bedroom,Dressing room, large Ensuite Bathroom, cloaks/shower room. The main rear and side terraces are also accessible from this suite. SECOND FLOOR (first floor level at front of property): stairs and landing area Shower/Bathroom (family) Bedroom 2 (with ensuite), Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4 ,Bedroom 5. Balconies service all bedrooms on this floor.
GROUND FLOOR (semi-basement floor level at front of property) comprises: Self-contained apartment West, with bedroom, separate living area/ kitchenette, generous shower room and built-in wardrobes. (this apartment can have separate access from the main villa, if preferred). Self-contained apartment South, with bedroom,separate living area/ kitchenette, generous shower room and built-in wardrobes. (this apartment has separate access from the main villa). Self-contained apartment Northwest, with bedroom, separate living area/ kitchenette, generous shower room and built-in wardrobes. (this apartment has separate access from the main villa). Secure Internal Garaging for up to 4 vehicles,with remote-operated, roller-shutter doors and safe access to the separate services room controlling all electrical distribution, water and heating supplies. Finally, a secure services room (boiler, h/c water & electrical supplies) with internal and external access (for maintenance purposes).
GENERAL: Construction of all walls, windows, doors and roof incorporate full insulation to highest standard to control heat-gain in summer and heat losses in winter, thus offering economic running costs for such a large property. Heating is taken care of by a full capacity, oil-fired, 5 zone-controlled, hot water and central heating system, capable of dual fuel use (oil, or gas), as required. (currently oil). All window and glazed door openings are lockable and have integral netting and separately lockable shutters. The Villa is serviced by a large 95 m3, self-contained, undergroundwater tank, supplied by rainwater collectors and secondarily, by mains village supply, if necessary. The property is carcassed for air-conditioning, if required, in all major areas. If you are looking for a truly unique complex in the most privileged location possible, virtually on top of Arillas beach, please contact us for a viewing!