British Virgin Islands
On the Rocks Villa
Footsteps away from the pristine beach of Little Trunk Bay, this exquisite property provides a luxurious and contemporary lifestyle. On the Rocks is conveniently located, a mere five minutes' drive to the Virgin Gorda Yacht Harbour, the ferry dock, the commercial centre of Spanish Town and the airport.
Masterfully designed by British architect Jon Osman, On the Rocks is situated on the southwest coast of Virgin Gorda. The villa has unobstructed ocean views, overlooking the islands of the Sir Francis Drake Channel from Fallen Jerusalem and Peter Island to Scrub Island. Elevated to enjoy strong tropical breezes, glorious sunsets and the tranquility of its secluded setting.
On The Rocks is situated on 1.4 acres of well- tended tropical gardens in a private estate setting adjoining Spring Bay National Park. A private driveway through tropical palms, leads to the exotic entrance of native stone steps and magnificent boulders. This entrance that awes its visitors, leads to the Main House and four ensuite bedrooms in three separate buildings.
The 4,000 square feet of covered space is superbly finished and topped by cathedral ceilings of treated cedar and pine timbers. Floors of coral stone and travertine are perfect for the setting. There is an additional 2,000 square feet of exterior space which comprises of a sunny dining and pool terrace. The expansive pool terrace is made exotic with a natural cascading water-feature that flows over the boulders into the free-form pool.
The Main House is comprised of an open floor plan Great Room with reception, kitchen, indoor dining and wet bar. The kitchen is exquisite with rich granite counter-tops, state of the art appliances and a solid carved granite stone sink.
The Great Room flows seamlessly out to the open-air dining terrace with beautiful views. Also in the Main House is an alluring bedroom with private patio. This bedroom was purposely designed on one level within the Main House to allow easy access and mobility for senior guests.
Two spacious ensuite bedrooms are in The Tower and open onto the Pool Terrace. Luxuriously furnished, these bedrooms are exquisite and inviting. Each with an alfresco shower, they are exotic and perfectly fitting for a vacation home on this wonderful Caribbean island. A fourth bedroom is set apart from the Main House and provides independence, privacy and an enticing open air shower.
On the lower level of The Tower, and with easy access, is the snorkel and beach equipment room. There are two laundry rooms with ample storage and workspace for the housekeeper.
Luxurious and contemporary. Restoration Hardware and other top of the line designers. 3- King-sized beds or Twin Beds/King
Wireless, high speed internet is available throughout the Main House.
Doors and Windows:
All custom made. Panes are engineered specified to hurricane ready specifications.
There are backup electrical water heaters.
Back up electricity is provided by an large diesel generator that provides enough power to run all electric service on the property.
The four bedrooms have A/C units.
Multi Zone drip irrigation system for the tropical gardens
City water and 3 cisterns service the entire property. Cisterns with capacity totaling over 20,00 gallons.
Two fully equipped laundry rooms