Located just above the pretty fishing village of Plaka and overlooking the famous historical island of Spinalonga. The surrounding neighbourhood has been established as a high-end (top luxury) residential area. People from all over Europe and as far as Australia live there. This large building plot of 7514 m² has the planning permission for a house or houses of up to a total 270 m², built on one or two floors, plus basement, plus attic. A lot of space would be left for swimming pool(s), open and covered verandas and terraces, beautiful garden areas, parking spaces etc. The land is on the slope of a hill, so anything that is built here will have uninterrupted sea, mountain and island views. Access to this property is very good. There are electricity, water and phone lines with broadband internet right next door. The closest village from this area is a wonderful seaside village called Plaka. Plaka is about 1km from here. Plaka has a few tavernas, cafeterias and shops. There is also a large pebble beach and a small harbor from which boats leave and go across to Spinalonga island. The town of Elounda is less than a 10-minute drive from here And the capital of the area Agios Nikolaos is a 15–20 minute drive. The international airport of Heraklion is about a 1-hour drive from here. Agios Nikolaos is the capital of the county Lasithi and is located at the Mirabello Bay, north-east Crete, only 40 mins away from the international airport of Heraklion. Geographically the town is well protected from strong winds allowing sea sports and swimming nearly all year round. Although Agios Nikolaos has a population of less than 20,000 it has a several banks, supermarkets, shops of every kind, doctors, a modern hospital of high standard, public swimming pool and tennis courts, yacht marina, harbour, cinema, theatre, gyms, a 9-hole golf course, schools ranging from nurseries to 6-level high school and generally all the amenities you would expect to find in a modern European town. The microclimate is one of the best in Greece and the moderate temperatures rarely exceed 30c in summer or fall below 15c in wintertime. This wonderful dry climate together with the natural beauty of the area has attracted most of the high class hotels of Greece to operate here. The criminality rate is of the lowest in Europe.
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