Countrystyle Villa in Gouvia ,Central Corfu
At a Glance
Centrally located in the area of Gouvia, this property is set within a plot of 6,120 sqm of land offering privacy, peace and tranquillity, yet is just a 5-minute drive from all amenities, Gouvia Marina and the sea and no more than a 15-minute drive from Corfu Town and the airport. An automatic gate opens onto a private driveway that leads to the parking area and the villa.
Set within really stunning natural gardens that feature an automatic irrigation system and offers a wide variety of mature trees including olive and cypress trees, the external spaces are delightful offering both shaded and sunny areas. There are paved terraces, areas laid to lawn and natural stone pathways meander through the terraced garden beds filled with a variety of flowers and shrubs. Within the gardens is a wonderful fishpond adorned with waterlilies and there is a dedicated area for growing vegetables.
Situated at the top of the plot, the property comprises the main villa that offers 321 sqm of living space as well as a separate, private one-bedroom guest house of 50 sqm a short distance from the from the main villa. The property has been beautifully renovated, and no expense spared. The flooring is a mix of either the custom-made tiles imported from Crete or beautiful wood. The kitchen and bathrooms are also all custom designed and have been fitted with top branded items including a SMEG cooker and fridge as well as an LG American fridge with ice maker.
The main entrance leads into the ground floor level which is a spacious 242 sqm. There is a beautiful square entrance hall with living areas to both the left and right. To the right is the large and expansive living room that features stunning high (white-washed) wooden beamed ceiling and an energy fireplace. This leads into the custom designed fully fitted kitchen equipped with top branded appliances mentioned before. There is also one bedroom to this right side.
To the left of the entrance hall there is a guest WC, a laundry room, and a huge master suite – probably one of the largest master suites you can find on the island. The master suite features its own spacious walk-in wardrobe, its own open fireplace, an oversized bathroom with a fitted double shower cubicle as well as a Kartell bathtub in a separate room.
All the main living spaces on the ground floor have large doors giving direct access out to the stunning terraces, garden, and the pool area.
The first floor of 49 sqm is accessed via a wonderful wide, spiral staircase. On this level there is a second master bedroom that again has a wonderful high beamed ceiling. This bedroom has an ensuite bathroom with bathtub. There is access from this bedroom out to a large balcony that offers the views of the sea, marina, and mainland. There is a basement area in the main house of 30 sqm.
The guest house situated away from the main house is private and enjoys its own large terrace are with a private outdoor Jacuzzi. With an open plan kitchen, living room, one bedroom and a bathroom it offers comfortable, well equipped additional living space.
Other property / technical features of the property include alarm systems in both houses, cameras, worldwide TV satellite, wall insulation and wooden double-glazed windows. There is an artesian well, 2 water tanks, sceptic tank, chlorine tank, solar panels, generator, heat pump, underfloor heating, and heat pump. In the main house a central reversible air conditioning system and A/C units in the guest house.