The elegance of the Bahamas is captured in this beautiful Colonial-style home that was inspired by its spectacular setting: on the canal in the heart of Lyford Cay. Situated on 160 feet of water frontage with a 90-foot private deep-water dock, it offers timeless elegance enveloped in lush tropical landscaping with mature palms and fruit trees.
Built to exceptionally high standards, the 5 bedroom, 5 bath and 2 half-bath home boasts 10,000 square feet of exquisite living space on 3 levels. A generous 3,363 square feet of covered verandah surrounds the home for additional outdoor living space.
Architectural details include a stunning foyer with 2-story spiral staircase with elaborate marble inlay floors. Lyptus hardwood flooring throughout, tray ceilings and a formal dining room with a coffered hand painted ceiling that seats 12.
The main floor features a formal living room with fireplace; large gourmet kitchen with 2 centre islands and breakfast bar which adjoins the family room.
The master suite occupies the second floor with a spacious sitting area, elaborate en-suite bathroom with soaking tub. French doors open out to the second-floor verandah with views of the infinity edged pool, canal and the gardens. Additionally, the second floor has 2 en-suite bedrooms and a private study with pecky cypress panelling.
The 3rd level has 2 large en-suite bedrooms with views of the ocean.
Separate staff quarters contain 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths with laundry and kitchen. The home also features a walk-in wine room, basement, 30,000-gallon rainwater tank, and stand-by diesel generator and a two car garage.