Restored Venetian house for sale in Fortezza, Rethymno



Property ID: OH478

This restored original Venetian property offers a unique and spacious outdoor living area surrounded by stone walls to ensure complete privacy, right in the heart of the old town of Rethymno. The property is both historic and impressive and was fully and extensively restored in 2000.

The property has 220m² of living space on two levels and stands on a plot of 237m². Both inside and out, this property is filled with Venetian architectural elements such as stone arches, wooden beams and stonework throughout.

The property is divided into two levels, each with separate, self-contained living spaces.

The ground-floor level is 110m² with an open-plan kitchen/dining area. Through a stone-built arch is a living room as well as one spacious bedroom and a full bathroom.

Upstairs, the first-floor level is also 110m² with an open-plan kitchen/living/dining area with fireplace and a spacious master bedroom and bathroom. A separate dining room is accessed through a stone archway and a second loft-style bedroom/office space is on the mezzanine. A second bathroom is located under the stairs of the mezzanine.

Outside, the private, enclosed, paved courtyard has mature trees and several shady spots to relax & entertain privately.

The property is sold furnished and equipped.

The Old Town of Rethymno is a mix of rich architecture and history, cultural influences and styles ranging from the Venetian to the Ottoman Empire. It is a place characterized by its effortless rhythm with an unparalleled romantic atmosphere. Explore one of Greece’s best-preserved medieval towns and find your fairytale romance in Rethymno. Venetian fortifications are harmoniously combined with Orthodox and Catholic churches, mosques, majestic mansions full of Venetian architecture, arches and cobbled paths that create a magical atmosphere, reminiscent of the city’s turbulent, but “glorious”, past.


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