This luxury south facing 173m2 villa sits in a peaceful and idyllic location on over an acre of beautiful countryside (4400m2 plot) with unrestricted 180 degree sea views. Situated at the end of a private road, a secure gated entrance leads to a large driveway with parking for 7 cars.
The ground floor accommodation has been beautifully designed in a light, open plan, contemporary style. From the entrance hall, complete with linen cupboard and guest cloakroom with WC and shower, you enter the spacious living accommodation, which has taken advantage of its beautiful surroundings with three sets of patio doors leading onto the pool terrace.
The spacious seating area in the lounge enjoys fantastic sea views, as does the dining area, which comfortably accommodates a table for eight.
The open plan kitchen has ample storage and is beautifully fitted with modern contemporary furniture. The kitchen is fully fitted with an electric fan oven, ceramic hob, American Fridge Freezer, dishwasher and washing machine which are all included in the sale.
Also on the ground floor is a pretty and spacious dual aspect double bedroom, with triple fitted wardrobes and a dressing table. Double patio doors open onto the pool terrace, so you can enjoy panoramic sea views from your bed. The en suite bathroom is fully tiled with cream Italian tiles and has a double shower, washbasin and WC.
Stairs lead to the first floor and two stylish double bedrooms with dual aspect windows, double height ceilings and exposed wooden beams. Each bedroom has triple fitted wardrobes, a dressing table and an en-suite bathroom; one with a huge walk in shower, the other with a separate bath and shower. Both bedrooms have patio doors leading onto large terraces with stunning views over the turquoise Ionian sea, an ideal place to enjoy breakfast.
Outside, the large shady covered terrace with colourful bougainvillea clambering around the pillars is a favourite place, a real gem and an essential outdoor living space all year, with ample room for dining table and chairs for eight and an outdoor sofa and chairs to escape the midday heat. Sitting on the terrace overlooking the sea feels like being on a luxury cruise liner!
The 13m x 5m infinity swimming pool is perfect for swimming laps and has an integrated Jacuzzi and marble surround. A 200m2 cream Italian tiled patio surrounds the villa and pool with an essential brick built barbecue.
A path leads to the old stone circle and terraced garden, planted with enough olive trees to produce your own oil and for eating, plus lemon, lime, grapefruit, orange, tangerine, apricot, plum and pomegranate trees. The garden is fully enclosed with stone walls and fencing and the dry stone terrace walls have been re-built. New beds have been planted with mimosa, hibiscus, yucca and palm trees, bird of paradise, red wattle (bottlebrush) and herbs for the barbecue.
The villa is suitable for living in year round, to enjoy the mild climate, changing views and seasons. There are air conditioning and heating units in all rooms; bedroom patio doors recess fully into wall cavities to give huge panoramic views; all windows are fitted with flyscreens and bathrooms are fitted with tilt-and-turn windows, which enable them to be safely left open day and night; A satellite dish has been installed, giving access to a range of UK TV and radio stations.
The villa can deliver a guaranteed return if required - a rental contract is available for next summer with a leading UK Tour operator. This gives guaranteed rental income from May to October with full management available.