This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom townhouse overlooks one pool, beach and ocean.
It is situated in Delaporte Point which is a gated community with 2 pools, roaming security and an on-site manager's office during daytime hours.
Features include ceramic tiled floors on the 1st floor, tongue & groove ceilings in the living areas, central air on the 1st and 2nd floor, crown mouldings, hurricane impact windows and doors, roll-down hurricane shutters, brand new Frigidaire washer/dryer, a large covered patio perfect for entertaining and extra storage under stairs. The kitchen has been updated with Corian countertops, a large pass thru window, Whirlpool & GE appliances and custom wood cabinetry. The 2nd and 3rd floors and staircase feature original Caribbean pine floors which are in great condition. The master bedroom is located on the 3rd floor and has great ocean views, a wall a/c unit, a newly renovated bathroom, a small walk-in closet and a balcony.
The kitchen has been completely renovated with new cabinets and appliances, including stove, microwave oven, refrigerator, dishwasher and compact washer/dryer. There is, in addition to the usual cabinets, a large pantry wth plenty of storage for canned and dry goods. The countertops are Corian with a ceramic tile backsplash. Undercabinet lighting and plenty of electrical outlets are provided. There is a ceramic tiled breakfast bar in the large new pass through between the kitchen and dining room. All the piping and wiring was replaced during the renovation. A built in water filter with a separate faucet is installed. The first and second floors share a central air conditioning unit.
The floor throughout the entry hall, kitchen and great room was re-tiled with ceramic tile in a filled travertine marble finish. In the same areas a tongue and groove pine ceiling in a white pickled finish was installed with crown moldings.
The main room is a spacious living/dining room combination which opens, through full wall width sliding doors, onto a semi-covered patio. All furniture including lighting fixtures and ceiling fans, are included. The dining room table has six chairs and two leaves. It is from Pottery Barn, a highly respected US furniture store.
There is a powder room on this level decorated in an attractive island theme.
The patio is also ceramic tiled and has a spacious lockable storage unit and a ceramic tiled cooking cabinet with built in gas grill. Additional storage is found under this cabinet. The patio is half covered with a hard roof and has a ceiling fan. It is exceptionally well sheltered and usable in all weather. For chilly nights there is a free standing ceramic fireplace.
The second floor has two bedrooms and a shared bath. One bedroom is furnished as a guest room with a triple dresser, a chest of drawers, two nightstands and a queen size bed. It has a ceiling fan installed. The second bedroom is furnished as an office with a large computer armoire, a leather executive chair, a small chest of drawers and a sofa, which is also a queen size pull out bed. The bathroom was completely renovated at the same time as the first floor and has a large single basin cabinet and a large linen closet. There is a large, fully tiled walk in shower with a built in seat. A utility closet on the landing contains the air conditioner air distribution unit, as well as storage for cleaning supplies.
The third floor bedroom has it's own separate bathroom suite with a large ceramic tiled dressing room with a generous single basin cabinet and storage beneath. In a separate room is a toilet and tub combination. The bath is fully tiled, floor to ceiling and half height tiled in the remainder of the room.
The bedroom itself has double French doors opening onto a small balcony overlooking Delaporte Bay. The sunrise view from here is delightful. The room is furnished with an iron canopied queen size bed and a large armoire with a TV above and three dresser drawers below. There is also a metal upholstered bench, a blanket rack and night table. This room is separately air conditioned and has a ceiling fan and light combination. There is a large walk in closet which also provides access to a storage area that runs the entire width of the unit.
In addition to the renovation described above the house has been maintained regularly. In 2007 roll down hurricane shutters were installed on all the windows, including a large electric unit over the living room patio doors. The tile roof was replaced in 2009, including complete removal right down the the rafters, new plywood decking, new membrane underlayment and new Spanish tile on all three roof levels. Also in 2009 the air conditioner compressor was replaced and a new washer dryer and hot water heater were installed.
All furniture and lighting fixtures are included. The furniture is of a high quality and solid wood. Living room furniture is all upholstered. No wicker, rattan or inexpensive chip board.
Delaporte is a gated community with 2 pools, roaming security and an on-site manager's office during daytime hours.
Beach Access, Beach Waterfront, Children Allowed, Furnished, Gated Community, Hill Top View, Pets Welcome, Swimming Pool, Turn Key
Real Estate Company : HG Christie Real Estate
Established in 1922, H.G. Christie Ltd. is the oldest and most extensive real estate service in The Bahamas and because of our consistently high level of service, we are also the exclusive affiliate in The Bahamas of Christie's Great Estates, the real estate arm of the world-renowned Christie's Auction House.
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Real Estate Agent : Vicky Knowles-Andrews
Vicky Knowles-Andrews was born in England, where she attended Bishop Blackall Grammar School in Exeter, in the county of Devon. She has lived in the Bahamas for more than 30 years. A former Bahamas National Tennis Champion and tennis professional, she is extremely active in local charitable and sporting activities. Vicky has three children. Her eldest son, Mark, is a touring tennis professional, while her daughter, Samara -- who has a Bachelor's degree in Communications and Public Relations -- works in real estate. Her youngest child, Byron, is a qualified marine mechanic and boat captain. Vicky is a licensed agent and broker with the Bahamas Real Estate Association (BREA) and recently achieved the B.R.I. designation, which is earned by meeting production and educational standards set by BREA. She joined H. G. Christie Ltd. in 2000 and today specialises in high-end beach and island properties. Vicky's favourite part of her job is, "meeting new people and helping them find their dream home."