Giallinas Mansion is one of the last remaining estates of great historical importance for sale in Corfu.
It is interesting to mention that the first owner of the property was the Chalikiopoulos – Mantzaros family. Mantzaros was the composer of the Greek national anthem. Later on, the mansion was the summer estate of Aggelos Giallinas, one of the most celebrated painters of Corfu. Last but not least, the property was regularly visited in the past by princess Sissy of Austria, the former king of Greece, Constantine and a number of other famous friends of the owners.
Apart from the building itself, which is 880sqm and has certain distinctive characteristics of Venetian architecture, it is situated in a land of 71.000sqm. The tranquility of the area could travel you back to time.
For the standards of the island it is an unusually large property, ideal for a large project development, such as a boutique hotel with the advantage of a large construction of a spa center due to the fact that this fertile land has and 4 springs of pure water.
Another option of use could be a private golf center or wine production facilities since the ground is fertile.
The land mostly has fruit trees as well as old olive trees and a large number of diverse crops.
The property is located within a traditional settlement of Kavallouri. The section within the settlement has an area of 4.697sqm and its permitted construction for investment use is 1.939 sqm. The out-of-settlement section has an area of 66.512 sqm and its permitted construction for investment use is 11.561 sqm.
The property is located approx 4km from the closest beach and right at the center of the village Kavallouri.
Canal Damour and Astrakeri beach are a few kilometers away.