Unique renovated stone property dating from 19th century. This 180m2 house on two levels is home and art studio of the artist owner. On an elevated position overlooking the bay of Elounda and just a few minutes walk from the sea and two minutes to the local tavern. Situated in a quiet traditional village where offering spending views to Elounda Bay. Renovated to suit the needs of the artist owner the house accommodates a huge 50m2 area purposely built as an art studio. At present there are 2 ½ bedrooms but the layout of the house can be changed to achieve more rooms if required. The two floors can be inhabited separately and have separate entrances. The house can also be one home as there is a staircase joining the two floors. An arched entrance door opens into a large room (50m2) with high wooden ceilings intersected with two large stone arches providing separate niches. The original stone fireplace houses an attractive ceramic tiled wood burning stove. At the back of the room is the kitchen area with fitted units and Indian granite working surfaces. All windows and doors throughout the house have stone lintels in keeping with the traditional style of the house and ceramic tiled floors. Three steps lead to the bedroom with fitted wardrobes and access to a small walled courtyard with decorative handmade tiles. On the same level adjoining the bedroom is the bathroom with full bath and access to a useful storage area. A flight of steps leads to small landing of the first floor where there is a small shower room / WC and the separate entrance from the back street. 3 further steps lead into the art studio of 50m2 with high wooden ceilings and large windows with stunning views. A balcony offers a relaxing place to sit and admire the view. A small though efficient kitchen has been installed at one end of the studio. Wooden steps lead up to 14m2 mezzanine ( gallery overlooking the main studio)with room enough for a double bed and an office area. A double bedroom adjoining the studio has sliding doors onto a tiled and walled terrace with panoramic views and a small stone barbeque. There is solar, three phase electricity, satellite T.V and good internet.Further it has EOT license with the possibility to rent the villa whenever the owner wishes.