The Turkey Homes team are delighted to offer this spacious nature view villa in Istanbul for sale. beautifully located in the countryside village of Zekeriyakoy in the esteemed Sariyer district of European Istanbul.
Sariyer takes in several distinguished neighbourhoods, some that sit on the shores of the Bosphorus, some to north on the borders of the Black Sea and some slightly inland surrounded by lush green forest areas offering clean fresh air away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre, with the forests offering beautiful nature walks, shaded summertime picnics and more and are a popular weekend escape from the city.
Generally, the elite of Istanbul that choose these areas for permanent living love the nature that surrounds their homes, and the excellent connections to the city being just a few kilometres from the central and popular tourist area of Taksim Square.
The area also offers a wealth of local amenities having some of the best international schools in the city, distinguished shopping malls, hospitals and clinics, universities and much more, and with its great links to the city via the business centre of Maslak it attracts working highly paid families for very little commuting to the office.
The lovely new traditional villa for sale is located in the peaceful green village of Zekeriyakoy which sits a mere 12km south of the stunning Black Sea Beaches, around 2km from the Bosphorus, just 20-minutes from the business centre of Maslak, all this so close yet the village sits on the edge of the huge Belgrad Forest.
A small but growing village with a vast array of luxury homes and some stunning old traditional homes in the old part of the village, many still inhabited by the locals, and although small and friendly the village offers ample amenities with cafes, tea gardens, restaurants, shops, cafes, chemists, banks and supermarkets etc along with local schools, sports centres, with shopping malls, universities and hospitals all found within a short drive.
This detached private villa is part of an elite private estate, a walled and gated estate with an excellent 24-hour security service, very well maintained communal gardens that host a large communal swimming and terrace, cafe and a fully equipped fitness centre/gym.
The featured villa enjoys its own private plot of approximately 500m2 with a private driveway, surrounded for privacy via a plethora of mature trees and hedges with the almost secluded rear garden hosting a huge lawned area that encompasses a private swimming pool with easy access walk-in steps along with a large shaded wooden decked area beside the pool for those who prefer not to worship the sun.
Built on just two levels to a lovely new traditional design and a slight bungalow style with the majority of the living space on the ground floor level.
Entered via a side terrace area located off the private driveway and through a steel security door that opens directly into the very spacious open-plan living area, with the lounge and dining area off to one side, laid with quality teak effect laminate flooring with a lovely modern central fireplace and a very high pitched roof.
The lounge offers a full frontage if wide full-length patio doors which open out to large open tiled terrace are leading directly into the rear gardens and the pool area, with the dining area also giving access to a large covered terrace with great built-in barbecue for your summers of shaded alfresco dining and again with access to the gardens and pool.
The separate kitchen sits hidden away behind the dining area accessed via a door directly opposite the entrance, a lovely spacious everyday kitchen decked out with more than ample cream and opaque glazed units, topped with light laminated work surfaces and finished with beige tiled splash backs.
The kitchen then extends out to an almost conservatory style dining area which sits off the side of the villa, giving further access out to the gardens.
The ground floor then offers 2 bedrooms, both very good sized and light double rooms with large garden view windows, both sharing a fully tiled modern shower room on the same floor.
Stairs then lead up to a gallery style balcony/landing which offers views over the lounge area and gives access to the final 2 bedrooms, both located in the attic space with gentle sloping ceilings.
Bedroom 3 is another good sized double room with wide windows overlooking the pool and gardens, offering the privacy of a fully tiled en-suite shower room.
The final bedroom is a large split level master bedroom offering a huge sleeping space, private lounge area with built-in storage units under the eaves, with the split level providing a private office space, which could be used a private dressing room, with the master bedroom featuring a private en-suite with a Jacuzzi bath and a full glass shower screen.
This beautiful villa is offered by the owner to the Istanbul real estate market unfurnished, though the price does include integrated white goods in the kitchen and all air-conditioning units.
All-in-all a great family home with a prestigious Istanbul address, perfect for year-round living or a high-end investment in Turkey, offering ample local amenities, easy city, beach and airport access and a stunning peaceful location with nature view, a private pool and ample privacy.
Contact Turkey Homes today for more details and our dedicated Istanbul team will answer all of your questions, offer you objective advice and will be on hand to guide you through every step of the Istanbul property buying process.