Beautiful stone-built residence, Profitis Ilias, Heraklion, Crete | Property for sale | Savills
319 sq m
Asking price €635,000

Beautiful stone-built residenceProfitis Ilias, Heraklion, Crete


    Key features

    • 319 sqm built areas in a land plot of 12,000 sqm
    • 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
    • Heated Swimming pool and BBQ area
    • Designed with respect to the local traditional architecture
    • Beautiful mountains and valley views

    Wonderful two-storey stone house of 319 sq.m. close to Profitis Ilias near Heraklion, approached via a quiet agricultural road.

    About this property

    • On entering through a stone porch into a hallway, you find a large open plan ground floor consisting of the generous kitchen with space for a dining area and separated by a stone arch to the living room with wood-burning fire, and French doors onto the front terrace. On the same floor there is a spacious double bedroom, with an ensuite bathroom and fully fitted wardrobes. Across the hall is another room, which is currently used as an office but could be an additional bedroom; with a shower room/utility room adjacent.

      Going up the wide stone staircase to the first floor you find a summer sitting room with French doors on either side opening up onto two balconies. A large double master bedroom with a bathroom and another spacious room currently used as another bedroom. Both these rooms have fitted wardrobes and offer flexibility as to how they are used.

      On a plot of some 12,000 sq.m. there are beautifully landscaped gardens, 130 olive trees and a heated swimming pool measuring 8m x 4m. In addition, there is a stone-built BBQ, pool room and large double garage with workshop.

      Finally, throughout the house there are terraces from where you can take in the uninterrupted beautiful views in every direction of the surrounding mountains and valleys; it is easy for you to enjoy the tranquility offered by the area.

    Local information

    • Crete is the largest island in Greece, and the fifth largest one in the Mediterranean Sea. Here, the remnants of brilliant civilizations meet the island’s rich gastronomic culture with a background of glorious beaches, impressive mountains capes, fertile valleys and steep gorges. Crete is, after all, a small universe teeming with beauties and treasures that need a lifetime to get uncovered.

    Additional information

    • 18 km from Herakleion International Airport

    • 18 km from Herakleion town and port

    • 18 km from the beach