EVIA STYRA TRADITIONAL VILLAGE HOUSE
IN NEED OF MODERNISATION
Evia Styra traditional village house for sale which presents a rare opportunity to acquire a traditional property in a traditional village. which could be lived in whilst the unmodernised parts are updated and renovated. It is suitable either as a permanent residence or as a holiday home.
Situated on the outskirts of Styra the traditional village house is within easy walking distance of the village square, where there are small shops, including a bakery, taverna, a bar and a coffee shop and is suitable either as a permanent residence or as a holiday home. The house requires some modernisation and updating but it is habitable and the work could be carried out whilst the house is being lived in.
Built approximately 105 years ago it has been partly modernized and provides 74 sq.m. of accommodation including a modern bathroom and living room on the ground floor and a large bedroom on the first floor. The living room has an open fireplace and at first floor level, there is a large roof terrace, overlooking the garden.
Outside there is a separate stone built store room, believed to have been built about 50 years ago and which requires renovation. At present this contains a traditional stone sink.
The garden at the rear of the property has a paved seating area and a vegetable patch.
Evia is the second largest of the Greek islands and one of the most accessible. Served by several ferry routes it is also connected to the mainland by a modern road bridge at Chalkida. It is one of the few islands blessed by not having an airport. It is a region which attracts walkers and mountain bikers, as well as those who just want rest, relax and soak up the atmosphere.
Evia is an island where the beauties of nature abound. In springtime it is a carpet of multi coloured flowers. It boasts magnificent coastal scenery with small sandy bays and rocky coves nestling amongst the cliffs, backed by the majesty of the central mountain chain.
Styra is a traditional village in the southern part of the island, with an attractive village square. It is a five minute drive from Nea Styra which is also the ferry terminal for the ferries from Agia Marina on the mainland. Agia Marina is only a 40 minute drive from Athens International airport and the ferry crossing itself takes 45 minutes. The ferry service operates throughout the year and there are regular daily sailings.
There are a selection of sandy beaches within a few minutes drive.
- Beamed Ceilings
- Open fireplace
- storage room could be converted into 2nd bedroom