Nestled atop the upper east Kyrenia, commanding breathtaking views of the city and the shimmering Mediterranean Sea, lies a truly prestigious property just 10 minutes away from the coast. With convenient access to the main road leading to the capital city of Nicosia and the international airport, this exclusive location offers unrivaled convenience. In addition to the convenient access to the international airport, the Kyrenia seaport and the antique harbor are both in 3 kilometers range of the property.
Upper East Kyrenia:
Very prestigious location, set underneath the St. Hilarion Castle, a 10th Century, Byzantine Empire landmark that inspired the fairy tale castles of Walt Disney. The neighborhood is home to a lot of mansions belonging to esteemed and rooted Cypriot families that bring together an affluent community.
To the Nort-west, of the neighborhood there is a family-owned, authentic Mediterranean Estate that is operating as a boutique hotel. Nestled to the North East of the neighborhood, you will find the Near East Palace, an esteemed residence owned by the Gunsel family. Today, this magnificent estate serves as the illustrious Congress Center for the Near East Group of Companies, headed by a highly regarded Turkish Cypriot businessman. As the visionary founder of Near East University, esteemed banks, hospitals, and various other enterprises, he is globally accomplished. Another impressive piece of property in this neighborhood that is worth a mention is the Garden Estate of Eminaga, welcoming visitors to its premises with a signature Cypriot jasmine smell.
A Historical Legacy:
This heirloom estate was once owned by a member of the British Peerage, Lord Spinney, during the Colonial Era as part of the Crown colony of Cyprus. It takes you back in time as it carries historical nuances in its architecture to the British Colonial era of Cyprus. Imposing gardens adorned with elegant fountains and a gracefully crafted marble staircase leading to the patio set the stage for an awe-inspiring experience. The fusion of the mansion’s impressive exterior and the interiors is done with heavy wood double doors. The overall architecture of this mansion has a lot of arches and wood accents signature to the time it belongs to.
As you step inside this magnificent estate, you are greeted by a grand entrance exuding an air of refinement. Swinging from the high ceiling an exquisite antique chandelier illuminates the multiple double doors, inviting you to explore the parlour and the adjacent family rooms. Beyond the entrance lies a landing adorned with intricately wrought iron railings, gracefully ascending to the second floor. Here, the staircase splits into a double, leading to the hallways of the upper level, adorned with stunning stained glass windows reminiscent of a resplendent church. The bedrooms on the upper floor offer balconies overlooking the serene gardens, providing a rare oasis of tranquillity in the bustling city of Kyrenia.
Sprawling across 7,632 square meters, the estate offers the utmost privacy within its expansive private yard. Decades-old, majestic trees sway gently in the Mediterranean summer breeze, creating an idyllic setting for relaxation and contemplation.
This remarkable property holds tremendous potential for various purposes, whether it be transforming it for commercial use into an exclusive boutique hotel, residential use creating a luxurious compound estate, or preserving its original form as an exquisite mansion with some renovating. The possibilities are as vast as the charm and history it embodies.
The upper east Kyrenia mansion of Lord Spinney stands as a true testament to timeless elegance and sophistication. Its rich historical heritage, meticulously preserved architecture, and captivating surroundings make it a jewel within Kyrenia’s illustrious upper east. Whether you envision a luxury retreat or seek to become a custodian of its remarkable history, this prestigious property offers an extraordinary opportunity to embrace the epitome of refined living.
Land size: 7,632 sqm
Mansion size: 750 sqm. 4 bedrooms.
Renovation and construction allowance: 35% of the land size, upto 2 floors high
Freehold Title Deed
Price 2,250,000 GBP
Location: Upper East Kyrenia, North Cyprus
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