The design of the house is an open-air concept inspired by Spanish Colonial architecture. A 52 foot long lanai faces the pool and the ocean. The design also includes an interior garden with access to three bedrooms and one of three bathrooms. The home has a total of three full bathrooms and one half guest bath. The kitchen can also be access from the interior garden. The front entrance of the home faces the distant mountains to the south.
An open concept great room is divided into a dining and living area. The walls of the great room facing the ocean are open with old world wrought ironwork. The fifteen-foot ceilings are vaulted and made of natural American hard wood treated pine. The rest of the woodwork and carpentry throughout the house is South American oak. The roofs of the bedrooms are concrete. Terracotta tiles cover the floors throughout. The roofs are finished in red Venezuelan terracotta tiles.
The master bedroom is accessed through a foyer off of the living area. The spacious master suite has doors that open to the lanai and the ocean view. It is spacious and has plenty of closet space. The master bath is designed with two showers; two vessel sinks set on individual large stone slabs. The toilet is set separately in an enclosed space. There’s an outdoor shower surrounded by tropical plants and flowers.
The kitchen is a spacious country design with large pantry and a closet for the dishes for ease of access. The arches under the long counter have pull out draws and cabinet for pots and utensils. The laundry and utility area are situated off the kitchen.
The covered carport accommodates two cars. The frame is wood and concrete covered with terracotta tiles. A small “casita’ can be utilized as a service house, storage or setting up for outdoor parties. It has a kitchen area and shower. The tool shed and machine room is adjacent.
The villa is situated on almost an acre of land. The north boundary is composed of sand and a jagged coral reef coastline on the Atlantic Ocean. The natural landscape is home to a birds and a plethora of nature’s creatures. The frontage on the ocean is over fifty meters wide. The ocean view is priceless. The chemistry of sky and ocean create and infinite display of colors and moods.
The garden, south , east and west is home to a variety of trees and vegetation. A great variety of large and small birds inhabit the property. The tall caracoli and mara trees provide perfect nesting for nocturnal heron and village weavers. Mocking birds, doves, cuckoos, plantain quits and more also make this property home. The nature lover would revel in endless enjoyment. There are times of the year when a species of yellow butterflies take to the air along the ocean all at once, creating an unforgettable spectacle..
Property Information: Lot size 3766.50m2; 410m2 construction. Materials include concrete, cinder block, iron, wood, terracotta. The home includes 4 bedrooms; 3 full baths, 1 half guest bath, dining/living room, large kitchen, pantry, dish closet, laundry area, walk in closet in Master bedroom, linen closet, guestroom closet, Lanai, Interior garden, pool, service house, tool shed, 2 cars carport, Equipment: propane tanks, well, cistern, water pump, water heater, A/C, back up Inverter, septic tank, granite countertops, terracota floors and roof tiles, outdoor shower