The Turkey Homes team are extremely pleased to offer this new traditional bungalow in Bodrum for sale, located in a wonderful unspoilt area in the peaceful yet very popular village of Gumusluk on the Bodrum peninsula in the south-west of Turkey.
Gumusluk sits on the western side of the peninsula just 8km from the famous Palmarina in Yalikavak to the North-East, a picturesque village full of tradition and charm, due to much of the area and its lush green hillsides being protected against development.
The village sits on the site of the ancient city of Myndos that sadly slid into the sea many years ago after an earthquake, with many of the cities ruins still visible today below the shallow waters that sit between the beaches and the local Rabbit Island enjoy snorkelling, and try if you dare rock jumping form Rabbit Island and all with perfect views of Gumusluk Bay.
Many visitors to Gumusluk seem to bypass the village and head straight for the harbour area, one of the most popular places for dining mn the peninsula, having stunning sunsets views from the famous fish and seafood waterside restaurants, where you can sit and enjoy nice romantic candlelit dinner as the sun sets over Rabbit Island and the Aegean Sea.
Location and Private Estate Details
This wonderful characterful bungalow in Gumusluk for sale has a wonderful natural location just 2km from the heart of the village and 1,7km from the beach with shops and supermarkets easily reached by a short 500m stroll.
Part of a private estate of 10 same style properties, all independent villas set on large private plots of approximately 1,000m2, with a gated entrance to access the estate and private road which leads to private parking areas for all 10 properties, and a parking area for visitors sitting centrally within the estate.
The bungalows are a mix of traditional and modern architecture with features of locally sourced natural stone which blends perfectly with the unspoilt landscapes of the area and all the private gardens have been blessed with age-old mature trees to keep the unspoilt feeling of the estate.
Surrounded by lush vegetation, various shrubs, pretty flowering plants all offering the bungalow ample privacy from the neighbours, with a large private infinity pool and a huge stone sunbathing terrace that sits just in front of a large shaded terrace where you can enjoy alfresco evening barbecues by the dimly lit pool, peaceful breakfasts listening to the local birds song and the gentle whispering breeze. or simply escape the heat of the midday summer sun with a cool drink with a little gentle background music and enjoy the peace and tranquillity.
The bungalow is entered from the rear via a heavy steel security door which opens into a reception hallway laid with light and cool marble flooring with a closed doorway to the far end which takes you through to a vast open plan living area, which features a fully fitted modern kitchen lined with ample light beech panelled units tailor-made by a local carpenter topped with peach granite work surface and partial matching splash backs and a small picture window overlooking the beautiful gardens. A solid wooden door in the kitchen takes you into a very useful utility room with lots of extra space for storage.
On the opposite side, you have a spacious lounge and dining area, which features an Adam's style fireplace with an inset glass-fronted log burner to keep you cosy and warm in the winter months and double sliding patio doors which lead out onto the large shaded terrace by the pool.
Back to the hallway, you have doors opening into the 3 bedrooms, the first being a large master bedroom laid with warmer wooden flooring with the privacy of a luxury en-suite facility with beautiful stone effect tiling and ultra modern fittings, and the bedroom offers views over the pool area and gardens via a large picture window.
Bedroom 2 and 3 are both ample sized double rooms with pool or garden views, both sharing a large family bathroom with similar styling to the master en-suite.
The bungalow is offered to the Bodrum real estate market unfurnished, though it does come inclusive of all white goods and air conditioning units throughout, it also has a hot water boiler and a backup generator along with the infrastructure for a central heating system to make the property perfect for year round living.
Overall a property to tick all the right boxes for a holiday home, year-round home for relocation or an ideal investment in Turkey with rather high rental yields, attracting nature loving families, historians or anyone looking for a peaceful and private break in the sun, close to many local amenities, a short distance from the beach and a short drive to the high life of Yalikavak and the bustling town of Bodrum.
Call today for full details and our dedicated team of advisors will answer all of your questions, provide you with comprehensive advice and guide you through the full Turkey property buying process.
Gumusluk is located on the western shores of the Bodrum peninsula in southwestern Turkey, one of Bodrum's unspoilt villages surround by pine clad hillsides which are mostly protected green belt land, therefore the area remains full of tradition, charm, and outstanding beauty.
Sitting on the site of the ancient city of Myndos, with some of the foundations still visible today below the crystal clear shallow waters that fill the bay.
The narrow beach is lined with small family run hotels and some of the finest fish and seafood restaurants around the peninsula, with visitors travelling from afar to sample the dishes.