Mani, a new villa for sale at Agia Sofia, above Kardamili. Agia Sofia enjoys stunning views down a tree lined gorge to Kardamili and across the Messinian Bay. From the front of the house magnificent sunsets over the sea contrast with the majestic peaks of the Taygetos Mountains to the rear.
Set on a plot of 636 sq.m., the villa provides 67 sq.m. of accomodation;
Basement - with archway and 2, day bed platforms
- Open plan living area and kitchen
- Dining area
- Patio doors to front terrace
- Staircase to mezzanine floor
- Large master bedroom
- Luxurious en suite bathroom
- Walkway to French doors and front sea facing balconyThe walkway 2.5m wide, is suitable for a settee or for an additional bed.
- Full solar power
- Wood burning stove
- Beamed ceilings
- Vaulted ceiling to living area
- Fitted kitchen
- Patios to front and side of the house
- Terraces below and to the rear of the house
- Landscaped gardens with olive and fruit trees
- Shared storeroom
- Parking for 3 cars
Planting out with shrubs and flowers has commenced in those areas where the externall stone walling has already been completed.
The parking area is adjacent to the driveway, lined by olive trees and from which steps lead up to the house.
The house is complete apart from internal finishings and fixtures and fittings. A purchaser will have the freedom to choose the quality and style of fixtures and fittings, as well as his preferred colour schemes. An allowance is included in the sale price to cover finishing the villa with fixtures and fittings of standard quality.
AGIA SOFIA & KARDAMILI
Agia Sofia is a small village, which because of its ancient church enjoys protected status. It is in an area of outstanding natural beauty which is just beginning to be discovered and appreciated. The type of development which can take place is strictly controlled. The area is a paradise for walkers and cyclists, throughout the year. It is on the route of the donkey track which leads from Kardamili, up the mountain to Exochori. The walk from Kardamili to Agia Sofia takes about 20 minutes, whilst by car it is just over 5 minutes,
The area caters especially for walkers, birdwatchers and mountaiin bikers. Because of its mild climate it attracts visitors throughout most of the year and there is a steady demand for private holiday accommodation. Kardamili is an unspoilt coastal village with an attractive main street and a selection of shops, bars and tavernas. Musical and other cultural events now take place throughout the summer.
Mani is an area of outstanding natural beauty with magnificent coastal and mountain scenery and breathtaking sunsets. It is popular with walkers and cyclists, as well as with family holidaymakers and it attracts visitors throughout the year. Generally the winters are considerably warmer than in many parts of Greece and there are many warm sunny days even in the depths of winter.
Kalamata, the regional capital, has an airport receives flights from many European destinations from May to the end of October. There is a regular express bus service from Kalamata to Athens and one bus per day which starts at Agios Nikolaos before going on to Kalamata. The completion of the new motorway has reduced journey times to Athens and it now takes about 2.5 hours from Kalamata by road, all of it motorway. Kalamata has a modern yacht marina, a long promenade and a wide range of shopping facilities and beachfront tavernas and cafes