Old Fort Bay, BS
Canal Beach #21
Entering this exquisite home you encounter imported wood porcelain tiles bringing a rustic island ambiance into the home. With 12' ceilings and 8’ doors this practical yet sophisticated layout flows into a comfortable open plan living and dining room as well as a Gourmet Custom designed Kitchen with quartz counter-tops and Wolf Appliances. Inspired by traditional Caribbean Colonial design this magnificent home which comprises of 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths and spans 4,900 sq. ft. of air-conditioned living space plus a 570 sq. ft. covered terrace. Situated on a 12,861 sq. ft. lot with 60’ of canal frontage it’s the ideal boaters house. Plenty of natural light from the various windows and doors that flow French Doors that open out to a landscaped patio and garden with a 300 sq. ft. gazebo overlooking the swimming pool and canal.
The entire second floor is dedicated to 4 bedrooms including a large master bedroom complete with a terrace and unobstructed views of the canal plus a very large bathroom featuring generously proportioned closets. The ground floor offers a guest ensuite bedroom.
The driveway is completed with pavers and leads to a private garden entrance with charming flowering tropical plants. Extensive professional landscaping provides lush and private surroundings. A two-car open garage with optional Guest Cottage above will complete this beautiful Island Home. Other features include a full Generator back up with auto transfer switch, water pressure tank, and auto irrigation system.
Old Fort Bay is an extraordinary beachfront canal system community nestled along the northern shore of New Providence, just east of the prestigious community of Lyford Cay. It's a private 24-hour gated community anchored by the historic Old Fort Bay Club, which dates back to the 1700s and has been lovingly restored and offers first-class amenities including a gym, pool, beach bar and highly rated restaurant to its members. Old Fort Bay combines some of the best of old Bahamian island living with the latest in planning and design. Its beach is considered by many to be the most captivating on New Providence and tennis courts and children's playground provide hours of enjoyment. Golf, Snorkeling, and world-famous dive sites are minutes away as well as the international airport and Baha Mar Resort & Casino. In close proximity is the International Baccalaureate-accredited, Lyford Cay School as well as the newly opened Windsor Academy.