For Sale $985,000 - Villa
This is your quintessential Caribbean home ! Million dollar views , constant tropical breezes & total privacy . Designed to live off the grid , the ample solar panels and huge water cistern make this property self-sufficient . The main house features floor-to-ceiling doors , with the kitchen , dining & living area comprised of one, wide open ‘great room’. Ocean views are enjoyed from every room . A separate 1-bedroom/1 bath cottage is currently generating a very nice rental income from Airbnb . This home sustained virtually no damage from Hurricane Irma in September of 2017.
The beautifully lit open concept main floor includes the living room, dining room, large kitchen with island/bar, food prep area, large work station/computer area. There is also an office/study off the living room.
Also on the main floor are a laundry room, and a large pantry storage.
The huge outdoor area is all on the same level as a large covered sitting area, a pool, fountain and BBQ/kitchen.
The lower level includes the master bedroom with ensuite bath, double sink and walk in closet. The second bedroom includes a living area, direct access to a large bath, and walk in closet. The third bedroom is longer.
The main level also includes an absolutely charming self sufficient studio, with kitchen, bath and loft. There is a private deck alongside this cottage.
The villa was built in 2010, of poured concrete; steel, stone and wood.
Interior size is 230 sq m, or 2475 sq ft.
The lot is 2183 sq m, or 1/2 acre. It is located at the end of a cul de sac, and is the highest lot in Rice Hill Gardens. Fantastic views of a large part of the east coast of St.Maarten, and largely undeveloped rural property.
The property is located in Rice Hill Gardens, which is a gated community with 24/7 security.
Amenities include a 10 kW diesel generator, which runs the entire house. The Grey Water system recycles all water, for the extensive gardens. The 10 kW solar system is tied into the grid.
There is a house security system.
All windows have roll roll down storm shutters.