This is a unique restored stone mansion for sale in Western Crete. It is located in the centre of the medieval village of Maroulas In Rethymnon, just 9 kms from the city centre and 5 kms from the beach offering scenic views across the Cretan sea. It is a work of fine art reflecting the exquisite taste of the owner (who is the architect too) and the Venetian origins of the whole settlement.
The property is part of the preservative village declared as such, by the ministry of culture. Originally it was the olive factory of Maroulas and it was restored by its current owner into an inspiring mansion combining traditional elements and high-tech conveniences.
The mansion has been arranged over 3 levels connected by an internal wooden staircase and an elevator. The ground floor comprises of a fully equipped modern kitchen with electrical appliances, an open plan kitchen and dining area as well as an impressive living room and a WC. The first floor comprises of two en-suite bedrooms with outstanding sea views. The upper floor features another bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and offers access to the roof terrace which hosts the jacuzzi, the BBQ and the pergola covered dining & sitting area.
Fitted with parquet floors, beamed ceilings and 2 fireplaces, this centrally air-conditioned, 3-bedroom mansion comes with an interesting mix of antique furnishings and stylish details.
A mini market, a restaurant and a café bar can be reached at 50mtrs away while the nearest beach is at a distance of 5 kms. This mansion currently operates as luxury holiday accommodation with EOT licence and high rental returns.