Serene island living at its best, this Key West style canal front home located in Old Fort Bay on Canal Beach is surrounded by lush tropical landscaping that steers the cool island breeze as you walk through its inviting door.
The entrance hall opens to a welcoming open floor plan that encourages conversations to flow from the kitchen into the dining and living room. The property is quietly nestled at the end of the canal and boasts a dock and boat lift. French doors open onto the covered patio with a dining and living area, with views of the swimming pool and canal beyond. The pool area is ideal for entertaining guests with two cabanas, a gazebo and dining space dockside.
The staircase leads to three bedroom suites, all with en-suite baths and generous walk-in closets as well as a study space on the landing. There is also a spacious fourth bedroom located off the entrance hall opposite the powder room. There is a laundry room conveniently connected to the kitchen with additional space that provides ample storage space that can also be converted into a housekeeper's room or study and has an en-suite shower room.
A spacious studio cottage on top of the double carport is perfect for guests. There is also a double golf cart port adjacent to the driveway as well as a generator located on the property. Electric entry gates open up to a lovely brick driveway.
This waterfront community nestled along the northern shore of New Providence, just east of the prestigious community of Lyford Cay. It is a private, gated neighborhood anchored by the historic Old Fort Bay Club, which dates back to the 1700s and has been lovingly restored and offers first-class amenities 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. In close proximity is the International Baccalaureate-accredited, Lyford Cay School as well as the newly opened Windsor Academy.
- 24 Hour Security
- Canal Front
- Central A C
- Children Allowed
- Enclosed Yard
- Gated Community
- Guest House
- Home Office
- Impact Resistant Windows
- Pets Welcome
- R O Water Treatment
- Swimming Pool
- 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.