Positioned on an enviable elevated lot allowing for stunning views of the beautiful Bahamian waters, Dilly House is a 4,500 sq. ft. Bahamas home located within Old Fort Bay - one of the most sought after gated, waterfront communities on New Providence Island. The drive to the home under a canopy of Silk Cotton Trees foretells of the classic elegance that awaits you on arrival.
The exterior architecture of the Old Fort Bay home boasts a luxurious Tuscan touch, with clay tiling and green vines creeping the walls. The home is surrounded by lush green lawns and mature tropical plants including Poinciana, Bamboo, Bougainvillea and of course the eponymous Dilly Trees. Partial ocean views can be enjoyed directly from the gardens whilst a staircase of picturesque native stone steps carry you down directly to the beautiful private white sand beach.
The interior of this 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathrooms Bahamas home is just as beautiful as the exterior, decorated in a classic colonial style featuring delicate pastel patterns and an abundant use of natural materials. The living, dining and kitchen are all positioned on an open plan, with the kitchen divided from the dining room with a breakfast bar. The kitchen is extremely well appointed, featuring Wolf and Sub Zero appliances and beautiful granite countertops. Large French Doors allow ample natural light to fill the main living space and also provide access to a beautiful covered patio equipped with elegant furnishings, the ideal spot for alfresco dining and entertaining.
A sweeping staircase carries you to the second floor where you can find bedrooms, a media room and separate reading room/office. The breathtaking master suite is generously sized and has been tastefully decorated to compliment the balcony which is accessed via French Doors and is encompassed by beautiful bougainvillea. This is the perfect spot to relax and take in the views of the elegant gardens and the opalescent blue waters beyond. The master suite is completed with a generous master bath featuring marble floors and Carrera marble countertops, plus an oversized shower also finished in marble and a separate dressing room with his and hers closet. The guest bedrooms are individually decorated and are complete with travertine flooring which features throughout the home, whilst all guest bathrooms feature shell stone countertops and Kohler bathroom fixtures which also feature throughout.
A dock could also be available by separate negotiation.
This home features direct access to Old Fort Bay Club, and is ideally located in close proximity to shops, restaurants, schools and just a short distance from Lynden Pindling International Airport.
- 24 Hour Security
- Beach Access
- Beach Waterfront
- Central A C
- Children Allowed
- Gated Community
- Golf Course
- Hill Top View
- Home Office
- Impact Resistant Windows
- Pets Welcome
- Tennis Courts
- 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 : Philip Hillier
- Philip Hillier
Philip was born and raised in the Bahamas. Following his Bachelors Degree in Management and Marketing from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in England. Philip moved to New York where he obtained an Associate Degree in Fashion Merchandising Management from the Fashion Institute of Technology. He then went on to work for Estee Lauder and consulted for his family's businesses in the Bahamas. In 2006 he moved to London to take up a new career in the property market. He attracted the attention of firms in Belgravia and Chelsea where he became known for his honest advice and opinions. His nine years of working with High Net Worth clients and his long list of contacts have provided him with an excellent foundation in property. In May 2015 Philip accepted an offer to be a Sales Executive at Baha Mar and returned to the Bahamas to sell the residences at the much anticipated resort. Not to be discouraged, Philip sat his Bahamas Real Estate Association exams in October 2015 and obtained his real estate license in January 2016. He has the good fortune to have been invited to join the oldest Real Estate firm in the Bahamas, namely H.G. Christie as a Sales Associate.