SOLD Country house for sale at Kokkino Chorio
SOLD Country house for sale at Kokkino Chorio. The house is 168 m2 with made of stone walls, on a land of 321 m2 and offers sea view.
The village is very popular because of the amazing sea view it provides. Many foreign people have buy properties and built villas to stay there or as an investment. As a result the village upgraded and make it looks like a luxury area.
This great opportunity is not to be missed.
Kokkino Chorio is located in Apokoronas, northeast of Chania. It is one of the most traditional villages in the area, with stone houses and villas, beautiful churches (Agios Georgios, Agia Aikaterini and the central one, Agios Charalambos) and a picturesque square. Many beaches are very close, with clear blue waters and sand in most of them.
Tourist accommodation, taverns and cafes for those who choose to spend here a few quiet days of vacation, in the traditional Cretan landscape, exist in Kokkino Chorio. In the square, in front of the church, the famous scene of the widow’s mourning was filmed, in the movie “Zorbas” with Anthony Quinn.
The name Kokkino Chorio was given in the tradition during the Turkish occupation, when the conquerors slaughtered the women and children of the village and the flowing blood had painted everything red.