POROS RENOVATION PROPERTY FOR SALE
OPPORTUNITY TO EXTEND TO 138 s.m.
Poros renovation property for sale, a traditional island house in the heart of Poros town and enjoying commanding views 0ver the town and across the sea to the Sleeping Lady mountain range. Being west facing it also enjoys the superb sunsets for which Poros is noted.
Poros, one of the Saronic islands is a rich, verdant island, with numerous sandy bays and beaches. It is an upmarket island popular as a yachting destination and whose nearness to Athens, means that there is a constant demand for property. It is well served by ferry and hydrofoil services from the port of Piraeus.
The house which is in need of renovation and at present provides 44 sq.m. of accommodation on two floors, can be extended to provide a total of 138 s.m. of living accommodation.
Built on a plot of 122 s.m., the ground floor (16 s.m.) can be increased in size to 28s.m. and could then be used to create two bedrooms and a bathroom or one large master bedroom with ensuite facilities. The first floor of 28 s.m.,could provide a large kitchen and living room. A good sized veranda provides an outside area for relaxing or al fresco dining and it may be possible to add a balcony at first floor level.
If the ground floor is left as it is, at 16 s.m. the extension could be up to an additional 94 s.m. If the ground floor is extended to 28 s.m. then the extension could be up to an additional 82 s.m., in either case making a total of 138 s.m.
Access is gained via an entrance gate and stairs leading up to the house.
The house is in Brinia, a quiet part of Poros town, with the port, coffee shops and tavernas, all within easy walking distance.
The nearest shops and tavernas are a five minute walk from the property and the nearest beach at Kanali, is a 15 minute walk.
The house has the benefit of the town water supply. It is estimated that the cost of renovating the existing house will be in the region of 110,000 Euro. If an extension is required, a quotation can be given for the cost.
The island of Poros is a mecca for yachtsmen and a haven for those with exclusive luxury homes and weekend hideaways which enable them to excape from the pollution and crowds of Athens and Piraeus. Poros is a verdant island and an upmarket resort which because of its nearness to the Greek mainland, remains open and lively throughout the year.
Poros has a number of bays and beaches, ideal for swimming and relaxation. Poros town is picturesquely situated around a low hill clustered with traditional whitewashed island homes. The waterfront is lined with a wide range of cafes, tavernas, restaurants and shops.
FERRY SERVICES TO POROS
Poros is an easily accessible island, with a regular hydrofoil service from Piraus which takes one hour and a car ferry service which takes two and a half hours. In addition it is possible to drive from Athens to Galatas on the mainland opposite Poros and then catch either a water taxi or a car ferry to Poros town. The journey time from Athens is approximately two and a half hours and the crossing from Galatas takes 5 or 8 minutes depending on which service is used.