The property (Daisy) is located in a beautiful Cretan village called Fodele (Fodhele). Fodele is a quaint, authentic working village and is the birth place of the artist El Greco.
The village itself is delightful and has a river running through the centre. Many of the local ladies can be seen sitting n the main street making their tapestries. The town town square with it’s statue of El Greco, sculptures, town hall and very old, beautiful tree is the centre for many local festivities including weddings. There are a numerous taverns to suit all tastes, a bakery, a butcher, a doctor and pharmacy and 3 small supermarkets to cover all essentials.The locals are incredibly friendly and cannot do enough to help.
Local churches, the Museum to El Greco, a play area (swings etc) and beautiful walks enhance the charm of this delightful village.
Fodele is approximately a 25 minute drive from Heraklion Airport, just off the main Heraklion – Chania highway. Fodele beach is 3km from the village. At the beach, upon purchase of an orange juice (or something stronger) sun beds are provided free for the day. Orange juice, Raki and Olive Oil are local specialities and are worth trying (beware of the Raki).
A modern house in a private gated complex of 8 properties (4 houses/4 apartments). 3km from Fodele beach.
There is a communal swimming pool, hot hub, outdoor tables and chairs, sunbeds and umbrellas, shower.
the outdoor area and the swimming pool are tastefully tiled and enjoy lovely views.
The complex is within easy walking distance of local shops, tavernas and the town car park
nearly new large sofa, chair, tv, bookcase, 2 coffee tables, beautiful lamps, air conditioning, patio doors including mosquito net screens.
Recently refurbished to include oven, hob, fridge, Bosch dishwasher, kettle, microwave, utensils, pans etc, table and breakfast bar to seat 4, fully tiled in tasteful style. the rear kitchen door and window have mosquito screens.
bath, (plus over head shower), toilet, wash basin, towel rails, fully tiled, mirror, shower curtain, window with mosquito nets
Small rear garden with table chairs, planted area and washing machine (enclosed). Beautiful view of local Church from this garden.
Front patio with table and chairs.
A spiral staircase leads to UPSTAIRS
2 double bedrooms king size beds (nearly new), bedside cabinets and lights, built in wardrobes, chest of drawers, mirrors, all bedding (several sets nearly new), air conditioning, mosquito nets to the patio doors, net curtains, balconies, The front bedroom balcony is larger, has a table and 2 chairs and enjoys beautiful views.
Enclosed shower, toilet, wash basin, towel rails, fully tiled, mirror, extractor fan.
a spiral staircase leads to a secure, attractive pvc/glass access to the roof terrace which enjoys beautiful views.
The asking price includes all fixtures and fittings.
External shutters provide added security
A solar panel provides hot water (there is an immersion heater should it be needed).
A cleaning service is available
Invoice management fee – 20pcm Euros
Property communal management fee 119 Euros (average)
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