3 bedroom family home with an additional 1 bedroom guest cottage in the traditional village of Skripero. Total accommodation is approx 180sqm on 1,011sqm plot with space for a pool, if required and unrivalled panoramic views of the local countryside, valleys and dramatic mountains towards Corfu Town. The nearest beach is approx 5kms.
This property is in excellent condition and maintained to a high standard.
Situated above the village of Skripero, this beautiful family home is in a great location for anyone wishing to have privacy, peace and quiet yet be close to all amenities and facilities. It is situated no more than a 20 to 25 minute drive from Corfu Town and the airport, the Golf course and Aqualand water-park – and Gouvia Marina is just a 10 minute drive away.
The village itself has a variety of cafés, a grill room and mini market for your convenience, with other local village tavernas to be found just a short drive away. The property also has easy access the wide variety of wonderful beaches on the west, east and northern coasts that can all be reached within a 10 to 20 minute drive.
Its elevated position in the village means that it offers the most stunning views over the pretty village roof tops – it boasts views of the beautiful Corfiot countryside as well as the dramatic mountains and valleys towards Corfu Town and the west coast.
With easy and direct access to the property via an asphalted road, there is private off-road parking for several cars as well as a garage that also houses all the heating systems and offers a good sized secure storage area.
South facing and enjoying the sun from dawn till dusk, the property is set within ¼ of an acre (1011 sqm) of landscaped gardens that are well maintained. There are areas laid to lawn, a secure lower garden area and a new paved area to the rear that is perfect for young children to play in.
There is also space to construct a private pool if desired. The whole exterior space - gardens and verandas are just perfect for relaxing or dining alfresco whilst enjoying the breath-taking views.
The property comprises 180 sqm of buildings with a total of 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms within both the main house and the separate guest cottage.
The main house is spread over 2 levels.
Spacious open plan living room and dining area featuring beautiful high wooden beamed ceilings and patio doors leading out to the garden and a large covered veranda that is perfect for exterior living/dining.
From the main living area, a large archway leads into the beautiful modern fully fitted and equipped kitchen. The kitchen has a central island that not only offers additional work space but also room for informal dining.
This lower level also features a bedroom with access to the veranda and an adjacent shower and laundry room.
A well-lit internal staircase leads to the upper level:
2 further large bedrooms both with built-in wardrobes as well as French doors leading out to a large covered balcony with stunning views. One of the bedrooms has a bespoke built-in solid wooden bunk bed with wide steps to make it safer for small children.
The separate cottage has a large veranda and is perfect for guest or perhaps staff or teenagers wanting their own independence.
The cottage is situated across the garden from the main house and offers a double bedroom area, kitchenette and a shower room.
Downstairs there is further living space, currently used as a private study with under-stairs storage, but this area could also be used to create a gym or further storage.
Other property features include:
Remote-controlled automatic extending sun shades on one of the verandas
Remote controlled fan with integral light for outdoor dining on the lower covered veranda
Automated garden watering
Plenty of storage space including a loft area above the family bathroom.
3 bedroom villa plus separate one bedroom apartment on a plot large enough for pool to be constructed in the village of Skripero, NE Corfu.
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