For Sale : Detached Villa - Paphos, Stroumbi
This magnificent 5 bedroom detached property stands proudly in the village of Stroumbi, on a plot of 4034m2, and offers breathtaking views of the sea towards Argaka and mountain views over the Cedar Valley and to the foothills of the Troodos mountains.
The house is approached through double iron gates and along a gravel driveway with space for at least 10 cars to park and the attractively tended gardens with copious amounts of tasteful shrubbery.
Once through the double front doors, one is immediately struck by the imposing marble staircase which is straight in front of you. To the left of the entrance hall are double oak and glass doors leading to the kitchen and diner
The kitchen is of solid oak and has a WHIRLPOOL fridge freezer. GRANITE work tops. A double sink and a RANGEMASTER double electric oven with a gas hob as well as many cupboards, drawers and storage areas.
The dining area includes an expensive top quality dining table with enough room to easily accommodate six people. Bay windows are at each end of this area to maximize the amount of light coming into the property.
To the left of the dining is the downstairs double bedroom which is currently being used as a study.
To the right of the entrance hall is another set of oak and glass doors and these form the entrance to the lounge which has 2 x cream coloured leather settees and a cream coloured leather armchair, as well as the multi fuel stove which fuels the central heating. Glass fronted patio doors lead to the outside veranda..
There are store cupboards to the left and right of the front door and a very conveniently placed W.C complete the rooms on this floor.
We mentioned the imposing marble staircase, well this is unique in our experience as at the top of the stairs there is choice of direction either to the left or right and, also unique in our experience, there is a quite sumptuous stained glass window at the junction of the stairs.
The first bedroom to the right of the top of the stairs is the master. All of the bedrooms are doubles and this truly magnificent room has an en- suite shower and w/c and patio doors to the balcony giving wonderful sea and mountain views.
The next bedroom is a guest room with south facing views and next to that is the very well equipped family bathroom complete with bath, overhead shower, w/c, sink and vanity unit.
The third bedroom on the first floor is another family bedroom with en-suite bathroom complete with overhead shower, w/c and sink. There is a door to the balcony give westerly views. The room also includes a flat screen LEG flat screen TV.
Next to this room is the 2nd guest bedroom with direct access to the balcony giving sea and mountain views. This balcony which has access from all bedrooms is a very large 60 sqm.
The remarkable feature of this property is the thought that has been put into its construction. The current owner built the property and his stamp is apparent throughout the house with its tasteful stone finishes, imaginative use of archways and in particular the downstairs veranda and upstairs balcony.
Both of these stretch half way round the house so with the exception of the first guest bedroom it is easy to step from any of the internal rooms directly onto either the veranda or balcony. The downstairs terraces area is an amazing 150 sqm.
That really is making full and practical use of the wonderful Cypriot climate and adapting one’s life to both al-fresco living, dining and entertaining.
As can be imagined, balconies in such a position allow the buyer of this property to position themselves to enjoy the sun throughout the day and take full advantage of the magnificent views.
There is a utility room which can be accessed from the exterior of the property and this currently contains a washing machine, tumble drier and fridge freezer.
The property does not currently have a swimming pool but THERE IS ALREADY PLANNING PERMISSION FOR ONE TO BE CONSTRUCTED in the large plot There is already an outside shower here ready for the pool to be completed.
At the rear of the property can be seen an opening at ground level which houses an 1800 litre cold water tank and fittings for the pool as well as storage areas for storing wood ready for burning in the stove.
The exterior of the property includes a plot size in excess of 4000m2.as well as 100m2 of covered building area left to develop. 100m2 storage space a 3m x 4m workshop, Gazebo, covered bar/dining area and huge expansion potential.
Please also bear in mind that both the front and rear gardens are fully enclosed making the property pet friendly.
Stroumbi is a village which lies mid-way between Polis and Paphos and has 2 schools, a supermarket, petrol station and a bank, coffee shops and police station. These facilities are within easy walking distance of the property.
The upmarket fishing marina of Latchi with its sandy beach and many water sports activities is a 15 minute drive away.