EVIA RENOVATED HOUSE FOR SALE AT KOSKINA
Evia renovated house for sale at Koskina comprising a traditional cosy stone cottage in the village of Koskina and which is set on a substantial plot of 860sm. It presents an ideal opportunity to acquire a permanent residence or holiday home, as well as being able, because of the size of the plot, to add the possibility of a certain amount of self sufficiency. For those seeking “the good life” this is a chance to acquire an attractive cottage, full of character in a rural Greek village.
During the past five years the house has been improved with a new stone fireplace, a modern bathroom, extension and tiling of the bedroom and new floors throughout. Built some 80 years ago, it provides 70sm. of accommodation;
- Living room with open fireplace, beamed ceiling and traditional built in, glazed wall cupboard
- Kitchen area
- Large double bedroom with built in wardrobe and pine boarded ceiling
- Modern bathroom with full size bath
- Outside , there is stone terracing and a covered patio for eating out. In the garden there are vines and a selection of fruit trees.
The washing machine and a new fridge freezer and the double bed are included in the sale price.
Evia is the second largest of the Greek islands and is close to the mainland from where there are regular ferry services to the island, which is also connected to the mainland at Halkidi by a road bridge. Tourists come to Evia to enjoy the many natural beauties of the island, to walk, cycle, relax and to swim from the many uncrowded bays and beaches. Evia holds many attractions for the birdwatcher, those interested in flora and fauna, photography and painting, as well as those who want to enjoy the quality of life which no longer exists on many of the busier islands.
Koskina is a traditional Greek villages which provides a haven of peace and quiet but which with three tavernas providing good Greek food at village prices, civilisation has not quite passed by. . Every day shopping requirements are met by a minimarket, whilst the nearby town of Aliveri has a full range of shopping facilities.
Fresh bread and fresh, locally caught fish are delivered to the village daily and there is also a daily direct bus service to Athens. The ferry terminal at Styra from where there are regular daily ferry services to the mainland, is just over 30 minutes away. From Agia Marina it is 45 minutes to Athens airport.
Lake Distos a protected nature reserve and bird sanctuary.
- Beamed Ceilings
- fruit and vines
- Open fireplace
- traditional features