TRADITIONAL CYCLADIC ISLAND HOUSE
This traditional Cycladic island house for sale on the island Serifos is so full of character it could have come straight from a travel brochure. From its whitewashed walls to its timbered ceilings, it is everyones dream of what a picture postcard Greek island house should be.
The stone house, built before 1950 has been well cared for and renovated by the present owners, with wall texturing and re-painting carried out in 2010 together with the installation of new plumbing and electrical services. The roof was renovated in 2013 and in 2014 an attractive mezzanine floor was created to provide additional sleeping accommodation.
Water and waste systems are connected to the village’s main services.
Situated towards the top of the village of Chora, the house is on a plot of 38.1 s.m. and provides on the ground floor 32.7 s.m. of accommodation including;
The Mezzanine floor now provides an additional 9 s.m., of cosy sleeping area.
Externally, a terrace leads from the front entrance door to the quaint narrow street and there is also a further roof terrace.
The following are included in the sale price;
appliances including heater, fridge, hot water boiler, mattress, table, chairs, wooden shelves and fan.
Chora the capital of the island, is noted for its narrow streets. Traditional Cycladic architecture and whitewashed buildings tumble down the hillside towards the port. Two roads lead into the top of the village and then stop. After that the donkey is king and the streets are no more than two donkeys wide, just enough for two of them to pass.
Chora enjoys a range of facilities including a mini market, pharmacy, resturants, cafes and bars and a very attractive taverna lined square. The house is 2 minutes on foot from the medical centre, 8 minutes by car from the port and 2 kms from the nearest beach.
Serifos lying in the Aegean sea and a member of the Cycladic islands, has some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece, It is an island of many bays with soft sandy beaches and is one of the main islands of the West Cyclades. From Piraeus it is 2.5 hours by high speed ferry and 4.5 hours by ferry boat. Regular ferry services connect it to the neighbouring islands.
- Beamed Ceilings
- furnishings and appliances included
- roof terrace