For Sale : Stone House - Polis, Giolou
This delightful STONE BUILT, character, detached 2 bedroom 2 bathroom bungalow with a luxurious garden is located in a very quiet country lane in the much sought after village of Giolou, between Paphos and Polis.
It is being offered fully furnished and with full TITLE DEEDS.
The beauty of a stone built property is that the walls are of sufficient depth to ensure coolness in the summer and extra warmth in the winter.
Everything about this property suggests care and class, from the high wooden beamed ceilings to the very large roof terrace offering the most wonderful mountain and countryside views.
Entrance to the grounds of this bungalow are through double gates leading to the off road parking area and then to the front door.
The charm and character of this property is evident from the moment one walks through the front door and into the lounge/diner. This is a lovely room boasting a settee and 2 armchairs, a delightful round table which could be used for dining and myriad other purposes, a stylish mahogany writing desk, a flat screen LG TV and a bureau. Don’t forget that all of these goods are included in the price.
One gas, and two electric heaters can also be found in this room.
To the rear of the lounge, and designed in open plan style is the very well equipped kitchen boasting a double sink, Alpha Oven and hob and IBERNA washing machine. The owners of this bungalow had the property built to their own specifications and were inspired enough to design a separate utility room to the side of the kitchen containing a TREDIA fridge/freezer and DAEWOO microwave. This frees up the kitchen in order to create wonderful meals using the incredibly fresh Cyprus natural produce- including the fruit so resplendent in this garden.
Both bedrooms are doubles with the master bedroom to the east of the property. This bedroom has an armchair, fitted wardrobes, shutters, currently 2 single beds, and a very large en-suite shower room.
Bedroom 2, to the west of the bungalow also includes fitted wardrobes, a double bed and settee as well as an extra-large window in order to let in the maximum amount of light.
The family bathroom, to the rear of the property, is a large well equipped room together with a bath and overhead shower.
To the west of the lounge is a lovely covered veranda which overlooks the pool and the beautifully maintained garden - an ideal location for relaxing with a cooling drink and a good book.
This property is so private and so tranquil that it takes on an almost magical quality after dark. Early evening drinks parties here are a wonderful experience especially when conducted on the ROOF TERRACE. The countryside and hill views from here are delightful and one is surrounded by not only numerous shrubs and plants but also by a variety of fruit trees including Grapefruit, Pear and Mandarin as well as Walnut trees.
The property also has a pressurised water system and an automatic irrigation system.
Local shops are a short drive away in Giolou Village, while major facilities can be found in the quaint traditional town of Polis. .Polis is a traditional town with paved streets and has a quiet friendly atmosphere. The town has a full range of facilities including supermarkets, a hospital and a wide range of bars and restaurants, many serving traditional Cypriot food. Polis also has the benefit of a popular sandy beach.
A further five minute drive will take you to Latchi Marina where there are a wide range of restaurants, many serving freshly caught fish. The Marina has a wide range of water sports activities, or you can relax and take a boat trip the to the well-known Blue Lagoon with its sparkling waters – take a swim and then enjoy a traditional Cypriot BBQ on the boat
The Polis/ Latchi area is the only area in Cyprus, where the beach meets a backdrop of mountains, and the forest backdrop of the unique Akamas Peninsula National Park - offering beautiful picturesque scenery.