Charming house with sea views
This property offers a traditional 3-bedroom house, built in a large plot filled with 49 olive trees.
A detached house in a unique position on the National Marine Park island of Alonnisos, set in an olive grove of 4,250sqm with 49 mature olive trees. There are stunning views over the bay of Megali Ammos and the Pelion to the front of the house and out across the islands of the Marine Park on the other, offering sunrise and sunset views all year round. Located at the end of an agricultural road off the main road between Patitiri port and the Chora, there is peace and quiet and nothing but nature around you, the house is only a 10 minute drive to the nearest shops and beaches.
The house was built in 2005, it has a floor area of 124sqm and benefits from full oil-fired central heating as well as a glass fronted blue enamel wood-burning stove in the lounge. There are air conditioning units installed to the master bedroom and the studio. There is a self-contained studio with en suite shower and WC, kitchenette and private entrance, with an outside shower located near the studio entrance and a large private terrace. The house is therefore suitable for year round living and would be an attractive holiday rental property over the summer months. There is also a substantial solar hot water system as well as hot water from either electric immersion heaters or via the central heating boiler. Mains electricity is connected, water is provided by caught rain water stored in cisternas with a capacity of 64m3 and internet is via a Cosmote mobile internet connection. All windows are double-glazed and protected by shutters. The kitchen, lounge and study all have traditional open chestnut-beamed ceilings.
Entering through the porch and front door you come into the main lounge, with glazed doors leading out to a large veranda, partly covered for shade. Steps lead down from the veranda to the olive grove. Off the lounge to the right is a WC and shower room and up two steps is the kitchen with a separate utility room leading to the rear door and outside terrace. Off the lounge to the left and down one step is the master bedroom on the left with its own large terrace accessed by double doors, a separate family shower room and WC and, on the right, access to the study which has an additional mezzanine floor accessed by a wooden staircase. This area could easily be converted into another bedroom or a dining room. Through the study is the internal door to the studio. There are also roof terraces, with amazing views through 360 degrees, a large store room and an attached stable which offers extra storage space. The house is to be sold fully furnished.
Blessed with rugged natural landscapes, and surrounded by small islands scattered around the archipelagos, Alonissos is an island ideal for unwinding and enjoying leisure walks surrounded by pine forests, olive groves and orchards. The island is the most remote of the Northern Sporades island group, and plays host to the National Marine Park of Northern Sporades, a refuge for rare seabirds, dolphins and the Mediterranean monk seal, Monachus monachus. Alonnisos can be reached by boat or hydrofoil from the Port of Volos. (You can reach Volos by car or plane. Volos port can be accessed by taking the exit "Velestino" onto route 6, 307km from Athens, 181km from Thessaloniki and 37km from the airport).
4 km from Yialia beach
20 km from Kalamakia village
5 km from the port of Patitiri
4 km from the Chora of Alonnisos