The building in question has been designed by and the construction was supervised by my company.
The villa’s location is Ano Korakiana.
Kato Korakiana: restaurants / supermarket – 2 minutes’ drive
Sea, restaurants / larger supermarkets / nightlife : 5 minutes’ drive
Corfu Town and airport: 25 minutes’ drive
Completed in April 2008, this stunning new villa is perched on top of a hill with breath-taking mountain and sea views. In splendid isolation with supreme peace and tranquility, this is the only inhabited house in this totally unspoilt valley, yet the sea at Ipsos and all everyday supplies are only 5 minutes’ drive away. Kato Korakiana is a charming village with a handful of excellent tavernas, a very good supermarket, a butcher and a couple of cafes. This is just 3 minute’s drive from the villa or 20 minutes’ walk.
This house combines traditional Corfiot features such as traditional wooden ceilings and a large open fire place with new, state of the art fittings: ultra modern Franke taps, Grohe showers, unpolished Bulgarian marble floors and bathroom surfaces, lovely ceramic tiles in colour which blend into the natural environment.
The villa is set on a beautiful plot of 6,250sq.m with olive trees and grassed gardens around the house at the end of a no through road.
The house is 402sq.m. of which 267sq.m. is living space, briefly comprising of:
Two master bedrooms with en suite bathrooms and double showers
Two guest bedrooms with en suite shower rooms
Huge living room with traditional vaulted ceiling, large open fireplace and wraparound veranda on two sides of the house
Vast kitchen / dining room
Second kitchen / dining room
Large laundry / utility room
80sq.m. swimming pool with heating pipes and paddling area.
In further detail:
Living room of 75sq.m.
Palatial master suite of 35sq.m. bedroom
En suite bathroom with oversized marble-encased bath and double showers
French windows opening on to the veranda
Guest WC and shower.
Second master suite of bedroom and bathroom, again with oversized bath and double showers, with French windows opening on to the pool terrace.
2 excellent guest bedrooms with en suite shower rooms with French windows all opening on to the pool terrace.
Kitchen / dining room with central island, fully-fitted units with granite work tops, Franke mixer taps, Neff fan oven, second oven / microwave, dishwasher and large fridge with matching freezer, three Franke square sinks.
Second guest kitchen / dining room comprising single sink, large fridge, oven.
Laundry / storage room including Bosch washing machine and tumble dryer, third fridge and good storage and WC.
Huge wraparound terrace on upper floor
Paved areas outside all the lower floor bedrooms leading to the pool terrace
Covered terrace for shaded meals
80sq.m. swimming pool with heating pipes
Airconditioning, separate oil-fired central heating / hot water systems for each floor plus immersion heaters.
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