This listing is courtesy of the Bahamas MLS
|Property type||Single Family Home|
Wkshop - Detached
Main Level Entry
Roll Down Shutters
First developed by the Earl of Stanley as a summer residence in the 1700s, this beachfront estate boasts 170' frontage & a 98' private dock, on the longest natural beach on the NE shore. Renovated in 2000 with luxurious materials like Jerusalem stone flooring on the main level, original mahogany staircase & Abaco pine upstairs, custom-made cherry wood cabinets, panelling & shelving in the study. The grand circular driveway is brick paved with an electric gate. All bedrooms access the wraparound balcony with sea views. Both coastal and elevated (up to 30') with sweeping views of Nassau Harbour & Rose Island, this property's 1.5 acres feature terraced gardens, orchard and lush tropical landscaping. Other bonus features: a wine cellar in the original limestone-walled basement (dates to 1780), separate entrance from the basement to the beach with outdoor shower, 18th century carriage house converted into a 1 bedroom guest cottage (unfurnished) w kitchenette & workshop, butler's pantry, elec. shutters, 50kw generator, pool, 3 sources of water(well, rainwater, city), R/O system, AV ready.