Bouagia Maisonette for sale on Hydra Island Greece, is one of three properties in the recently built 'Bouagia Alpha Complex' (2002) located to the east side of the amphitheatre that surrounds
Hydra Harbour. In spite of its elevated position, which affords truly magnificent views, the property can be reached with only 97 steps from the side of the football field in Hydra Town. This Hydra
real estate consists:
From the street gate, there are communal steps along the back of the building passing the Bouagia House' shady terrace and the Bouagia Studio' entrance terrace, to a gate leading to the private
steps of the Bouagia Maisonette. The maisonette occupies the ground and middle floor of the building. The separate Bouagia Studio is on the top floor. The entrance to the maisonette is from the side
terrace to the middle floor - this is a south facing terrace with inland countryside views and is the first place to catch the early morning sun as it rises. It is also one of the best places on
Hydra to photograph the moon as it appears over the craggy mountain line especially when it is full.
From the entrance terrace you walk into the middle floor of the building, which is the open plan living space of the maisonette.
LIVING ROOM: with ceramic tiled floor, plastered ceiling and walls, internal window shutters and open fireplace. This large open-plan living space has an air-conditioning
unit to control temperature.
KITCHEN: situated at the back of the living space, providing a number of over and under cupboards and drawers with space for white goods to be added. Above surface
WALK IN STORAGE: Next to the the kitchen there is a large storage cupboard. (If combined with the Studio above, this is where the stair up to the Studio would start.)
WC: between the living room and stairs down to the bedrooms is a good sized WC with toilet, hand basin with mirror over as well as an extractor fan and electric wall
Stairs down from the living room to Lower Floor:
The lower floor of the maisonette is semi subterranean, which helps to insulate the bedrooms from heat during the summer and the cold during the winter. Both bedrooms overlook the lower terrace
with views of the hillside across the valley.
BEDROOM 1: a double room with two windows providing good light, large floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes & cupboards,
ceramic tiled flooring, plastered ceiling and walls. Air-conditioning unit.
BEDROOM 2: (a duplicate/reverse of bedroom 1) a double room with two windows providing good light, large floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes & cupboards, ceramic tiled
flooring, plastered ceiling and walls. Air-conditioning unit.
FAMILY BATHROOM: Good sized room with full-sized bath, shower attachment, hand basin with large mirror & light above, extractor fan, electric wall heater and
STORAGE: Under the stairs there is a cupboard (with hot water tank to back) and an additional walk in storage room off the landing at the bottom of the stairs.
From the street entrance, down to the entrance to the side terrace of the maisonette, which is shaded from the sun in the afternoon.
Steps from the south facing entrance terrace lead down to the lower terrace west facing terrace.
The outside areas are light with bulkhead lighting and there is a light over the front door. There is an outside tap for plant watering.
Below the lower terrace there is an additional planted area which is walled off. This currently contains an Olive Tree.
The is a west facing terrace, which catches the afternoon sun and is a great place to look at the view of Hydra Town, the countryside, parts of the harbour
and of course to watch Hydra's glorious sunsets.
The house is supplied for electricity, water and sewage disposal by the main town system. Whilst not connected, lines for telecommunication and internet
have been run up to the neighbouring house and so won't be difficult to get connected.
Good to know: All windows and doors have internal shutters. Each floor has a dedicated electricity panel. Each floor has a dedicated hot water
The Bouagia Maisonette is for sale unfurnished and as seen.
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Enquiries & Viewing Arrangements
View is strictly by previously arranged booking. Please also note that in line with International Real Estate Law, proof of ID and current place of residence will be
required prior to any viewing. (Photo ID such as passport or driving licence - recent utility bill, but not phone/internet.)
In the first instance please email enquiries using the form below. We will respond within 12 hours or more promptly during normal Greek working hours.
From the harbour turn up Tombasis Street on the corner of the Alpha Bank, At the Amalour go straight between the hardware shop and Amalour. At the top of this narrow street
follow the sharp right bend and then immediate left. After 20 meters turn left and walk passed the entrance to the football field which will be on your right. At the corner of the football field you
will go straight up passing a well head on your left and the left side of the triangular area of pine trees with a children's playground. At the back of the playground, turn right and then follow the
level road to the next junction where there is a refuse collection point. Turn left here, up a few steps, then take the fork right. From here on you just need to follow the twists and turns through
this pretty residential area. When you get to the top you turn right and walk to the end of the wide concrete upper road, (countryside and ruins on your left, other properties on your right), You
will find the Bouagia Complex on your right a the top end of this road where one of the hiking routes start. This is an easy to negotiate route by Hydra standards with lots of level stretches to
intersperse the steps. There are only 97 steps and it will take an averagely fit person 10 minutes to walk.
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Published 5 December 2016