NEW STONE MANI VILLA AT VATHEI
|A new stone Mani villa at Vathei, only recently completed and set in a stunning secluded location in Laconia. The property is just a 10 minute walk from the small mountain village of Vatheia and 3 kms from the coast. It enjoys spectacular mountain and coastal scenery.
The single storey tower house is built in the style of the traditional Mani tower house. Set on a plot of 650 sq.m. it provides 108 sq.m. of accommodation, including;
The internal exposed stone walls have a number of attractive built in features. The property also has the benefit of double glazing and insect screens.
The house is 3 kms from the nearest beaches at Marmari and Porto Kagio. The nearest town is the picturesque resort of Gerolimanos which is a 10 minute drive away. Gerolimonas has a full range of shopping facilities and services.
Vatheia with a resident population of 216 nestles in the mountains. A traditional village which has resisted the passage of time, it is now carefully preserved. The opportunity for further development is strictly limited, even outside the village itself.
Originally Vatheia was built as a refuge for the local populace. Fear of marauding pirates forced them to leave the coast and find shelter further inland. Each of the Mani tower houses offered safety as they became small fortresses. Now the village is a tourist centre, popular with those who enjoy peace and solitude. A quality of life is maintained which can be found only in special locations such as this. Vathei is ideal for a holiday home with the added possibility of rental income during 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 family holidaymakers. Mani attracts visitors throughout the year. Winters are warmer than in many parts of Greece. Warm sunny days and blue skies persist even in the depths of winter.
- Double Glazing
- garden with patios
- Mountain View
- olive trees
- Open fireplace
- roof terrace
- Sea Views