At a Glance
Set on a beautiful hillside in the area of Kato Korakiana, this property is in a fantastic location that is ideal not only as a holiday home but also for all year round living. Although in a quiet area offering peace and tranquility, it also has easy access to all amenities and the sea – it is within walking distance of the village of Kato Korakiana, just a 5 minute drive from the bays of Ipsos and Dasia and Corfu Town and the airport are 15 minutes away. With its elevated hillside position it also boasts wonderful panoramic views of the sea, local countryside, the north east coastline and the majestic Mount Pantokrator.
The bungalow is set within a plot of 2,212 sqm that boasts a wonderful variety of trees including olives, oranges, figs and almonds. There are areas laid to lawn with flowers and shrubs. This exterior area offers both shaded and sunny seating areas to sit and relax, and to the front, there is a large covered terrace that leads to wide tiled pathways to the side and rear. Within the grounds there is a carport, wood store, storage sheds and a workshop. An added benefit to the property is that with the size of the land, there is also the potential to build an additional 100 sqm of living space if desired.
With good and easy access to the property– the main entrance is accessed via double gates lead to a private concreted driveway and there is a further access point at the furthest boundary.
All on one level, the bungalow offers 100 sqm of living space with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (one ensuite). There is a spacious open plan living room with log burner, dining area and fully fitted kitchen with island. This area has a stunning wooden beamed ceilings throughout and patio doors that lead out to the wonderful covered terrace. The modern kitchen has been fitted with shaker style doors and has built in appliances – fridge freezer, dishwasher, halogen hob with fan oven and microwave. The large island doubles as a breakfast bar and also has cupboards for storage.
A separate utility room with a back door to the rear is positioned next to the kitchen. This offers further storage, work surfaces as well as a sink. Above the storage room is a mezzanine area with a retractable ladder for access, and this is an ideal spot for use as an office area.
There are two good sized bedrooms – the master with an ensuite shower room and walk in wardrobe and the 2nd bedroom with built in wardrobes. An arched entrance leads to a lobby area that is also fitted with a double wardrobe, cupboards and drawers thereby offering further storage as well as access to the loft. The family bathroom with bathtub is accessed via the lobby area.
Other property features include double glazed windows with mosquito nets throughout, electric underfloor heating, external lighting all around the property, high levels of insulation that keeps the property cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The bungalow is also plumbed for the use of solar panels if desired and wired for air conditioning.
Location : Central
This wonderful area of contrasts takes in the whole of the central part of Corfu from the east to the west coasts. Sea views, countryside views, mainland views as well as the sunrise or spectacular sunsets – these are all on offer to you from within the area.