Villa For Sale in Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis
Bi-Level, Luxury Villa With Beautiful Caribbean Seaview
Asking Price: $560,000 USD
Homes in the Caribbean are measured for square footage from roof tip to roof tip. According to Caribbean measurement, our square footage is 4800 square feet. In U.S terms, our living area is 2100 square feet, with an eight foot wide, covered porch, which surrounds the octagon shaped house.
The top level, which is the main living area (2100 sq... ft.) consists of a grand (open) room which enhances the living room, dining room, very large kitchen, 2 full baths, and 2 large bedrooms with built in closets. There is also a large back hall with built in pantry. The lower level consists of a 900 sq.. ft., large one bedroom guest house and a large utility (storage room) beside it. Both upstairs baths, also remodeled and custom built in June 2000, have Corian counters and sinks with Delta silver and brass faucets.
On the property is also a generator house, with much room for extra storage. In the house is a 25 KVA, diesel, automatic generator. This item is an extremely important fixture to have in the Caribbean. If the power fails, electricity is instantly (within 20 seconds) generated to the home.
The house itself is constructed of concrete block and steel. The only walls that are sheet rock are those separating the bedrooms and baths from the open living area. The roof tiles are cedar shingles (12,375 lbs.. in weight) and has a rubber coating laid beneath the shingles for extra protection. The value of the roof in total is $30,000.00. The roof is heavily structured with 2 by 6's. The house was built hurricane safe and is equipped with built-in accordion hurricane shutters over each of it's six main entrances. Hurricane shutters have also been built for each of the 23 windows (upstairs and down). They can all be in place in less than one hour.
The kitchen, remodeled and custom built in June 2000, has 38 cupboards built of Caribbean Babinga wood. This is a very sturdy, reddish brown wood which can only be drilled into, it is too hard to hammer a nail into it. The counter top is 34 feet long, all emerald green Corian with deep, double Corian sinks. The faucets are Delta, silver with brass trim, tarnish proof. The knobs are solid brass. There is a built in island, with underneath storage. the counter top on the center island is parquet, trimmed with Babinga wood. Separating the kitchen from the dining and living area is an elbow shaped stand up bar, also constructed of parquet and Babinga wood, enhanced by a brass foot rail
All the floors throughout the home and the apartment are Spanish tile, with the exception of the 3 bathrooms. The are ceramic tile, all white. Inside the home, the peak of the cherrywood ceiling enhances a Cupola, which keeps the warm air out of the house. Additional features ; Oven and stove ; Dishwasher ; Refrigerator ; Washer & dryer and microwave. The Home, upstairs and downstairs, is completely air conditioned. Ceiling fans are also through out the home, with strip lighting. Security system A long list of extras come along with the property.
The Home is being sold completely furnished. The view of the Caribbean Sea, can be seen through the 15 upstairs windows which embellishes the house. The Caribbean Sea is directly in front of the house, 100 feet above water level. The landscaping consists of palms and coconut trees with a large variety of Caribbean plants and flowers.
For all additional detail please click "Email to owner" and e-mail or call Private Sellers Bob and Kathie Shero.
The Home is being sold completely furnished.
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