Lot Size: 0.9 acre
Driftwood Villa rises up dramatically out of the lush gardens, surrounded by towering foxtail palms and Caribbean colour in abundance from bougainvillea cascading out of antique sugar coppers.
It is just down the road from the renowned Hermitage Plantation Inn, which dates back to 1673, and was specifically requested to be included on the tour by Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall on her recent visit to Nevis.
The ground floor is currently laid out as a car port and store or has the potential to easily convert it into additional accommodation by the new owner.
The living accommodation is arranged on the first floor, ensuring every room can benefit from the breathtaking views.
This airy and spacious open plan room, with high cathedral ceilings extends on to the large dining verandah, which affords spectacular views over the gardens down to the Atlantic twinkling in the distance – Montserrat can even be spotted from one side.
It is comfortably furnished with a selection of sofas, armchairs and a dining table for 6 and an eclectic mix of chandeliers and shabby chic accessories, which give it an easy going and inviting feel.
The well equipped U shaped kitchen provides plenty of counter-top work space complete with a comfy breakfast bar, the perfect spot for lounging while admiring the ever changing view. The fitted kitchen includes Gas Stove, Microwave Oven, Dishwasher, Double Sink and large American Fridge/Freezer.
The Master Bedroom is prettily furnished in traditional Plantation style with a hand carved wooden canopied four poster bed. Several windows allow for cooling breezes and extensive views. The ensuite bathroom has a walk in shower, vanity and WC.
A charmingly furnished double guest bedroom with cathedral ceiling, ceiling fan, queen bed and several windows for breeze and views.
A lovely wooden sleigh queen sized bed is the centrepiece for this pretty bedroom. A very comfortable and attractive guest room, cathedral ceiling, ceiling fan and several windows for breeze and views.
Fully tiled and complete with walk in shower, WC and Vanity.
The extensive gardens are landscaped beautifully and are offset by a couple of chattel house outbuildings in original style and cute paintwork. Surrounded by a backdrop of tropical plants including palms, succulents, bougainvillea and fruit trees. Filled with humming birds, butterflies and cute tree frogs – this is the dream spot for wildlife lovers.
Additional information :
30,000 Gallon cistern
Solar Hot Water System