House Size: 98
Plot Size: 400
Property code: AHB494
Price: 230.000 €Energy Rating: Pending
A Lovely property located in the heart of the traditional village of Tzitzifes Apokoronas. This traditional village house has been renovated but still has the potential, with a little extra work, to become an amazing property full of character and charm.
The traditional heavy wooden door at the entrance of the property, opens into a beautiful stone paved entry with a garden and swimming pool hidden behind the walls. The pool and garden need a little work and repair, but once done, this outdoor area will be the perfect haven for outdoor dining and entertainment.
The home has the living, dining and kitchen area on the ground level. Traditional stone features and arches with a fireplace, that are found in all traditional Cretan homes, have been renovated and maintained. Another traditional feature is the beautiful wood beamed ceilings, found downstairs and the high beamed ceilings upstairs. There is a bathroom on the ground floor.
Upstairs are two double bedrooms with the one having direct access to the top terrace.
The home is within walking distance to the village square and only a short drive to the beach.
Tzitzifes, is a village built on two adjacent hills, which gradually slopes down to the plain, where there is a ravine between the two hills. From the top of these two hills are beautiful views over the entire province of Apokoronas.
In the village there is a kafeneion and a mini market in the old town square. Tzitzifes located in a beautiful green area of Apokoronas province, has been named after the tree “Tzitzifia” (= jujube tree), a tree that is widespread here.
The village is home to approximately 200 residents who are mainly engaged in agriculture and animal management. The main products produced here are olives, wine and several companies that produce cheese. In and around the village there are all kinds of churches built in the Middle Ages. In the village there are also several tavernas where you can taste Cretan specialties.
Tzitzifes is 32 km from Chania. The village Vrises is located about 5.5 km away and the beautiful sandy beaches of Georgioupolis are about 20 minutes away.