At a Glance
This superb Corfiot country style villa, designed by a well-known French architect, is simply stunning – nestled on a hillside it is hidden from view from any surrounding properties, it not only offers absolute privacy but also boasts spectacular views of the countryside, Corfu Town and the sea. Just a 10 minute drive from Corfu Town makes this the ideal property not only for the summer, but all year round.
Set within a beautiful plot that enjoys the sun all day, a private concreted roads leads through the grounds to the top of the hill where the villa is located. The fully landscaped gardens are exquisite and surrounded by a wonderful variety of mature trees, including olives and commanding cypresses. Mostly flat, there are areas laid to lawn with paved pathways and 100 year old traditional bricks have been used to create archways. The whole exterior is a wonderful example of a really beautiful Corfiot garden with a fantastic array of flowers and shrubs and Corfiot flora – a real piece of art. .
The villa itself offers a total living space of 234 sqm spread over 2 levels. The ground floor has the majority of the living space with large patio doors in all the main rooms that give direct access to the covered verandas to the front, rear and side and the various areas of the beautiful garden.
The interior has a wonderful mix of both traditional features and all modern comforts. The spacious living room with fireplace has wonderful wooden beamed ceilings with flooring created by using the old Corfiot traditional bricks. This beautiful flooring continues throughout the ground floor level into many of the main rooms as well as on the staircase to the upper level. There is a separate modern, fully fitted kitchen and 2 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms on this level, including a large master bedroom. There is a second sitting room, surrounded by windows and a further large space that is currently used as an office, but which could easily be used to create a 4th ensuite bedroom with an independent entrance if desired.
The first floor comprises a further master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a beautiful balcony which offer the wonderful views.
Other property features include a/c in all rooms, an oil fired central heating system, a separate garage, parking area and a 10 sqm storage room.
There is currently no swimming pool, however there is plenty of room for one if desired in various large areas of the gardens.
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.