3 bed Villa in Milatos, Crete
This beautiful modern villa offers 144m² of living space on two levels on a 2300m² plot with a swimming pool. Built on the hillside overlooking Milatos village, Milatos Beach and surrounding olive groves, it offers unobscured panoramic views of the sea and mountains. The upper level of the villa comprises an entrance hallway, an open plan kitchen/living/dining room and a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom. The lower level has two double bedrooms and a bathroom, with a large open area between the bedrooms which can be used as an office. Additionally, there is a storage room and a large, fully equipped utility room comprising a washing machine, dryer and freezer.
The kitchen has ample modern cupboard units, an electric oven and hob, tall fridge/freezer and a dishwasher. It has marble worktops and tiled splashbacks. There is a central island which is large enough to serve as a breakfast/dining bar.
All bedrooms have floor-to-ceiling built in wardrobes with plenty of hanging and drawer space.
The villa has floor tiles throughout and wooden beam ceilings in the lounge and master bedroom.
Facilities are available for comfortable all year round living. Central heating is installed throughout the villa but can be operated independently on each level. Air-conditioning is installed in the lounge and there is also an open hearth. Hot water is provided by both solar and electric power, and the villa benefits from a 25 cubic metre external concrete water tank, which ensures there is never a shortage of water. The villa is fully insulated and double glazed, with sliding patio doors and built-in insect screens in all rooms, plus electric roller blinds.
Externally, there is a terrace which runs the length of the villa on the upper floor, facing the sea and hills, ideal for dining outside and for barbecues. There is also a patio on the lower level.
The swimming pool is 50m² in area and has spectacular views overlooking the sea.
There is ample parking space for several cars on the property.
The traditional village of Milatos, with its seafront tavernas, is within walking distance. Local towns, such as Agios Nikolaos and Neapoli, are a short drive away and Heraklion, with its international airport and domestic ferry port is only 40 minutes by car.
As well as being ideal for a family home, this property has great potential for income generation. Some of the furniture is available for sale as part of the property sale.
Entrance Hall (1.9m x 2.5m): Covered stone porchway outside leads to aluminium front entrance door and hallway.
Master Bedroom (2.9m x 4.9m): Double bedroom with built-in wardrobes and dressing table. En suite bathroom adjoining. On front entrance level of house (upper level), overlooking pool.
En suite bathroom ( 1.7m x 3.2m): Bathroom for master bedroom, including shower, double wash basin, WC, vanity unit and heated towel rail.
Kitchen (3.5m x 3.75m):
Modern, light, fully equipped kitchen with built in wooden cupboards and drawers. Marble work surfaces. Central island/breakfast-dining bar. Electric oven/hob, large fridge-freezer and dishwasher. Patio doors leading to terrace. Coast and mountain views.
Living room (3.6m x 5.2m):
Between the kitchen and dining room, as part of an open plan living area, this is a comfortable place to sit and relax. Large sliding patio doors lead to the terrace and provide a spectacular panoramic view of the sea, olive groves and harbour below. A corner stone fireplace adds a rustic feel to the room. Central heating is also installed. There is a wall mounted TV.
Dining room (3.5m x 3.7m): Overlooking the sea on one side and the pool on the other is the dining area. It has central heating radiators and leads onto the terrace.
Terrace (3m x 12.5m):
The terrace runs the length of the upper level of the house and is fully tiled. It offers a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the scenery and the uninterrupted views of the coastline. The position of the house provides the possibility for outdoor dining and barbecues for a large part of the year, watching beautiful sunsets over the sea and hills.
Pool (4.5m x 10.5m):
The pool is fully tiled, with gentle, safe stone steps leading into it. The floor gradually slopes from the shallow end to the deep end. Around the pool is a patio of stone tiles and the area is secured with railings. There is also a shower by the pool. The view of the olive groves and sea adds a "wow factor" to this outside area.
Bedroom 1 (3.4m x 3.6m):
This double bedroom is on the lower level of the house. It is equipped with built in wardrobes and overlooks the olive groves.
Bedroom 2 (3.4m x 3.6m):
This bedroom is the same size as Bedroom 1, at the opposite end of the house. It too has built in wardrobes.
Bathroom (2m x 3.6 m):
This bathroom serves the two downstairs bedrooms. It is fully tiled and comprises a shower cabinet, corner bath, washbasin, WC and heated towel rail.
Hallway (4.6m x 5.3 m):
This is a large, light open area between the two bedrooms on the lower level of the house, with sliding doors leading to an outside patio overlooking the olive groves and sea beyond. It is ideal as an office area and has telephone connections for wireless internet.
Utility room (3.4m x 3.4m):
This large, well equipped utility room has a washing machine, dryer, freezer, wall cupboards and plenty of storage space. A door leads to a large covered area outside, where the pump room for the pool is housed. There is also a separate WC with wash basin in this area.
Storage room (1.2m x 3.6m):
This convenient room adjoining the downstairs hallway is useful for storing luggage, boxes or any other items.