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Introducing the Lagonissi Estate

One of Lagonissi’s finest properties, 500m from the waterfront, the Lagonissi Estate offers more than 1.277m2 of land and 718 square meters of living space across three homes (each of 218m2 ) and a guest house (of 53m2).

The Design

Designed with a sleek & chic island feel, by award-winning architects, Makis Lachanas & Davide Macullo, built to the highest of standards, comprise of earth-friendly features and smart-home technologies throughout.

The three homes, put together facing South-East (eastern-meridian orientation), clad in white and identical in architecture, are built with clean lines and curves to maximize the natural light, creating an ambiance of luxury and elegance and give this objet d’ art property its impressive, very own, distinct feel.

These dignified homes combine modern luxury with a sophisticated ambiance. Up to 90% complete, allowing for customization and personal finishing touches; each of them incorporates a meticulously hand-picked selection of high end A’ quality materials, architectural features and natural light throughout, combining a serene atmosphere with a sense of proper indulgence.

Home A – First Floor Balcony
first floor

On the first floor, the elemental, unfussy, contemporary Cycladic design features a spacious open plan kitchen, dining and living area, encompassed by soaring high arched ceilings; hidden light features incorporated throughout; a fireplace nook squatting at the NE corner[1]; a guest wc at landing; floor to ceiling sliding windows to leave you in awe and lead your way to the semi-curved balcony complete with a concrete pergola, commanding spectacular mountain and sea views – a perfect setting for breathtaking sunsets.

ground floor

On the ground level, following the curves of the design, warm and inviting, the floor plan incorporates three comfortable bedrooms; the 2 rooms sharing a bathroom and a master bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. To complete the serene and homey feeling; the sliding floor to ceiling windows play with the sunlight and open to your own private veranda cascading to the garden. The floor design allows for an easy conversion to two very large master suites with ensuite bathrooms, by turning the single bedroom into a walk-in closet.

floor 1
Home C – First Floor
basement

In the semi-basement everything possible has been considered for relaxation, personal indulgence and entertainment; with the fully customizable infinite possibilities open plan layout and heaps of natural light, it is a blank canvas to be modelled to match your taste and lifestyle; A garage[2], a family recreation room, a playroom, a man-cave, your own bar with a wine cellar, your billiards/snooker tables and vintage pinball games, a fully equipped gym, your own arts & crafts place, a yoga space, a private spa & wellness facility (with an indoor plunge pool, hamam / turkish bath, sauna, jacuzzi etc), a home cinema theater,  a combination of the above or whatever you set your heart to, giving you a splendid array of entertaining space.

the guest house

The smallest home of all, placed on the South West corner of the property, is ideal to serve as a guest house but also as your personal office, a business venue, a reception desk/room, the stuff’s pantry and living space, the nanny’s quarters, etc. With a maisonette layout design; the ground floor consists of a living / working area with panoramic windows and gorgeous mountain views, a wc for guests and a kitchenette, while separated on a different level (the semi-basement) there is a bright and airy bedroom and bathroom, to pamper each guest.

The Guest House
the environs

The exterior, lingering the ambience of the homes, promises year round summer living at its finest; the 1,277 square meters of grounds can be landscaped to include water gardens, with coy ponds, water features (waterfalls, streams and fountains), lavish plantings, stone foot paths, winding trails, expertly designed decks, patios, lanai and entertaining areas, enjoying oasis like atmosphere and spectacular views; The SE corner of the property is ideal for a contemporary, all white, BBQ corner, with outdoor sitting /  dining / entertaining areas, to continue to a swim up bar and a spa/jacuzzi area which will end up in a large pool (or two smaller ones). The NE corner of the property offers the ideal space for a second lap pool.

smart home design

Designed for 21st-century living, the property’s mastery of design comprises hi-tech amenities. Smart home system wiring is already installed, for you to finish with in-wall touch screens, communicating with your smartphone, to control your home’s light, shutters, a/c, heat, irrigation, sound/audio, video, alarm etc systems and more. Perfect for those of you who will spend time away from home, allowing you to schedule tasks, save energy and cost, and be in total control of your home at the touch of a button from wherever you might be.

SE view
eco-friendly & sustainable

These exclusive homes seamlessly blend luxury design with sustainable living; aesthetically pleasing and constructed with the environment in mind, they include both energy and water saving systems. The property has 3 water wells on site; with green living in mind, they can be used for irrigation purposes, for the water paths and gardens, all the water features, the pools and so on. Green credentials meet smart design; the homes, ecologically sound in design, incorporate more than eco-friendly construction (weather immunization and heat/cold insulation) and cutting-edge (smart home) technology; the solar water boiler and photovoltaic systems’ wiring and plumbing are already installed. Using the inexhaustible energy of the Mediterranean sun, solar rooftop panels will provide a lightweight, attractive (beautiful flexible glass roof tiles etc) way to boost the “passive” energy of the homes, to generate clean electricity and to conclude the energy- and water-efficiency and the net-zero balance of the homes.

 

For those seeking the ultimate respite, the Athens Riviera is the way there and the Lagonissi Estate is it’s best kept secret.  Beautifully designed, forward-thinking homes; aesthetics, intelligence, sustainability and cost-cutting features in a sophisticated, luxurious, refined layout for generations to come.

 

S View – The Courtyard

 

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