Stately Old Fort Bay Home
For Sale $3,890,000 USD - Single Family Home
Breathtakingly Beautiful Home
Located in the prestigious gated community of Old Fort Bay, Nassau, Bahamas, is this fully furnished, stunning residence, that was meticulously designed and completed in 2010 and inspired by traditional Caribbean-Colonial design.
Superior craftsmanship is evident throughout this magnificent home which is comprised of 5 bedrooms, 6.5 baths and spanning 4,500 of air conditioned living space as well as 1,500 sq. ft. of shaded verandahs. An Executive Guest Cottage completes this beautiful Island Estate Home.
The driveway is completed with Belgard Old World tumbled pavers and leads into the private garden entrance with charming arbor, adorned with climbing bouganvillea and flowering tropical plants. Extensive professional landscaping provides lush and private surroundings complete with irrigation system.
Entering into the home through an elegant foyer with a Tuscan inlaid marble floor, 12 ft. custom coffered ceilings and a beautiful chandelier. The practical yet sophisticated layout flows into comforable open-plan living and dining rooms as well as a gourmet kitchen with custom granite counter-tops, Persian cabinets and Sub Zero and Viking appliances and a walk-in pantry. Downstairs also offers a private guest bedroom with ensuite bathroom and private covered balcony.
A gracious custom built staircase leads up to the second floor featuring a cozy family room complete with custom built computer work station and TV area. The over-sized master suite enjoys a deep, private covered veranda with spectacular canal and pool views while the master bathroom, with separate toilet and bidet, double vanity with extensive inlaid Italian marble, large cast iron Jacuzzi Tub and step-in seamless glass shower, is a relaxing oasis. Two guest suites with elevated ceilings, extensive mill work, marbled bathrooms and private balconies complete the second floor.
Above the two car garage is a 1,500 sq. ft. one bedroom, one bathroom guest suite with hardwood floors, living and dining area and a full kitchen with stainless steel Viking appliances.
Outside is a large pool with salt cleaning system and custom Turkish Travertine Limestone, outdoor shower, double garage with gardener’s room including washer and dryer, gardener’s bathroom and copper sink. The 40′ dock features full utilities and 12,000 lb. high tide electric boat lift.
Luxury finishes and details throughout this home include hand-oiled antique heart of pine floors, beautiful raised panel wainscotting, WaterWorks designer plumbing fixtures, large walk-in closets with custom built-in cabinety, high efficiency appliances, 3 air conditioning units for the main house and 1 for the guest cottage are Seer carrier high efficiency with Puron environmentally sound refrigerant. Additionally, this home is serviced by a 60 KW Caterpillar Diesel generator, Anderson hurricane impact windows and doors and a Reverse Osmosis system. The roof and walls are insulated with Isonene foam.
This home is constructed to very high standards of energy efficiency and environmentally friendly, as well as low-maintenance.
- Priced in US Dollars (or Bahamian Dollar equivalent).