The land for sale is located at the beginning of the village and is facing two (2) roads. The next water, electricity and phone services are close by which will reduce the building costs.
Due to the current planning permissions one can construct a property of 300m², allowing those who are looking for the real Cretan life, to erect a huge family home with ample space for visitors or even a small traditional B&B guesthouse.
The traditional village of Chumeri is set on the top of a hill, with green valleys, olive and other local trees around, offering nice views of the high mountains and the sea in the far. The highest mountain of Crete, the Psiloritis (Mountain Ida) and the cave of Zeus are in a distance of 20km, and another attraction of the area, the Melidoni Cave (of interest because of the archaeological findings, mythical home of Talos, and also as it is associated with a tragic historical event that occurred during the Turkish occupation) is just 9km away.
For daily shopping one will find all kind of amenities in the village of Perama (4km), the closest beaches are found in Panormo (11km) and Bali (15km), and and the historical town of Rethymno with all modern and traditional infrastructures is reached within 30km.