Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Pissouri Bay & Village - No 5 Filias Street
Sleeps 6. 3 bedroom, unique villa with secluded, walled garden.
Exceptional stone built house, set within a very private and secluded garden surrounded by high stone walls, with access from the street through original old wooden gates. A second access is located from a narrow side street into the dramatic dining hall. This superior property has been carefully refurbished by an International Interior Designer. Four of the main internal rooms have traditional stone arches supporting the ceilings with intricately carved bases. The floors are the original flagstones throughout giving a cool atmosphere during the warmer summer days. The accommodation is on two floors with the ground floor sitting room accessing directly onto the garden through a stunning arched loggia. French windows open directly into the garden from all ground floor rooms.30 min drive to Limassol and Paphos towns with all amenities. ADSL broadband connection. Ideal for golfing holidays with choice of courses or perfect for entertaining or just relaxing after a busy day.
Kitchen & Living rooms: Traditional kitchen with stone worktops and modern appliances. Electric oven, electric and gas hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine. Adjacent to the dining hall and leading out to the covered patio with Moroccan table, seating and grape vine trellis.
Dining hall with traditional arch supporting the high ceiling with large table below seating 8 to 10, sideboard and wood burning stove for heating during the winter months.
Ground floor living room with Majlis style seating with Oriental rugs over stone floors. TV, DVD and CD player with radio tuner. First floor living room with 2 large Conran settees, radio/CD player, desk with ADSL broadband connection. Patio with views.
Outside: Most of the day will be spent outside sitting either within the loggia or next to the vine outside the dining hall. There are 2 other seating areas, in amongst the flower beds and at the end of the garden under the lemon and pomegranate trees. Sunbeds and a hammock are there for the guests and seating for 12 people. Spending the afternoon under the Persian Lilac tree is an experience to remember. The garden is full of plants with 3 lemon trees, pomegranate, Persian lilac, yukkas, wisteria on the house, lavender, plumbago, rosemary, time and sage. There is a secluded cold water shower behind the bread oven for cooling off after a trip to the sea or just to refresh.
Activities: Ideal for golfing holidays with a choice of courses and a perfect house for entertaining or for just relaxing after a busy day. A 20 min drive will take you to 2 championship golf courses at either Aphrodite Hills or Secret Valley with their luxurious club amenities, golf shop, tennis courts and spa.
The Troodos Mountains have ski slopes and amenities for winter sports. 30 minutes from the village.
The village is becoming a haven for artists with the Muktar's wife leading the way with her beautiful lino cuts of the local monastery and village details. The old schoolhouse is to become a cultural centre for local events. There is also a pictorial mosaic course available for the artistically minded.Only a 10 minute drive to the bays of Pissouri and Avdimou where the sea is cobalt blue and crystal clear, unspoilt beaches awaiting discovery. The bay areas have a number of informal and excellent fish tavernas and restaurants stretching along the beach front. Pissouri bay offers water sport
- not suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets considered
- children welcome
- non smoking only