Type: Detached villa
Price: 300,000 GBP
- Bedrooms: 7
- Bathrooms: 4
- Plot size: 1500 m2
- A beautiful location
- Fronting the beach
- A quiet unspoilt island
- A one hour ferry trip to Sfax
- Bars and restaurants in local hotels
- Main shops, banks and Post Office in Remla
- Many quiet walks by the coast
- Garage and Petrol Station in Remla
The house is situated on the western coast of Ille Chergui, the main island of the Kerkennian group.
There are seven bedrooms, two doubles and two singles situated in the original main block, two further doubles on the upper floor of the integrated south wing extension and a further single in the ground floor of the south wing. Five of these bedrooms have sea views, over the beach and the sea to the adjacent island of Ille Gharbi in the distance.
The main entrance leads, via a hall, to a large lounge, with French Windows leading onto the front terrace and giving views over the front garden, the beach and sea.
The separate dining room offers a similar access to the front terrace and, again, has spectacular sea views, especially of the evening sunsets.
A moderately sized, fully fitted kitchen has access to and views over the rear terrace and borders.
Finally a cloakroom, with WC and a hand-washbasin completes the ground floor rooms.
A marble staircase leads to the first floor, in addition to the bedrooms described, a family bathroom with wc, bath with integral shower, a washbasin and a bidet is situated between bedrooms 2 and 3.
The master bedroom has a large first-floor terrace overlooking the front garden and the beach and incorporates an en-suite shower-room.
The second, double bedroom with a French Window and a balcony overlooks the front garden, the beach and the sea beyond.
A third, single bedroom, also with a French Window and a balcony, which leads to a small terrace over the utility room and which gives front-facing views over the beach and sea.
A fourth single bedroom (presently used as a conservatory) also gives access to the first-floor terrace with sea views.
A light and airy passage leads to the South Wing extension.
The South Wing extension has two double bedrooms and a large bathroom. The front bedroom overlooks the beach and sea and the rear bedroom has views across the island towards the nearby village of Ouled Yaneg. Both bedrooms have access to a terrace overlooking the swimming pool.
There are two rooms on the ground floor of the South Wing, accessed from the rear terrace.
The front room is used as a single bedroom and has a built-in wardrobe.
The rear room is used as a study and has views over the rear garden.
A downstairs shower room, which is also accessed from the rear terrace, has a toilet, a washbasin and a shower.
A utility room, again accessed from the rear terrace, has a sink unit, a washing machine and a refrigerator.
Two large, solid wooden gates, at either end of the rear terrace provide access to the front and side terraces and, when closed, give total privacy to the rear terrace, which is also surrounded by a high wall.
A large garage, accessed from the front drive, has high-level storage shelves and also houses a large chest freezer.
A rain-water storage cistern is built under the garage and provides drinking water throughout the year. The water is filtered and pumped to the kitchen on demand.
A raised swimming pool 4m x 7m – 1.5m deep), with feature entrance stairs, is accessed from the front drive. An integral pump room gives easy access to the pump and controls for maintenance and adjustment.
The house is surrounded by gardens and terraces. The front gardens and borders are mainly shrubs and flowers, whilst the rear garden has a range of fruit trees.
Total useable floor area = 200sq m.