Reduced from an original list price of $35m Royal Vista represents exceptional value.
Majestically over-looking 850 feet of Caribbean ocean frontage, Royal Vista Estate enjoys unobstructed views of Grand Cayman’s southern coast. A reef protected waterfront with sea-walled beach coves, the terraced steps lead to a sprawling brick esplanade. With a folly at one end, a lap pool, and numerous patios, lanais and loggias, outdoor enjoyment of this exclusive property is almost imperative! Whether you arrive to the Cayman Islands aboard your own vessel or a private jet, private coming and going is ensured by the convenience of a helipad on the uniquely developed acreage. Private lake, pond, stable and paddock, tennis/basketball court, and stone walled drive about, are surrounded by 50 acres of indigenous plants of every kind! 10 additional, undeveloped acres are also available. Privacy and security are key features of this gated 28,000 sq. ft. Tuscan- styled retreat. The four car garage houses a security control room and substantial staff quarters. The 12” poured cement block construction and 25-30 foot elevation as well as a 5000 gallon generator and 200,000 gallon cistern ensure solid self reliance. Marble and wood are the predominant motif throughout this tastefully appointed mansion. The grand foyer with two lavish powder rooms is embraced by twin staircases leading to a gallery that lines the Great Room below. A stunning ocean view through arched windows, reaches up to feature ceilings of reclaimed Douglas Fir timbers, specially imported from a dismantled Seagram’s Warehouse in Canada! Well laid out for substantial and impressive entertaining, an adjoining custom ash wood bar leads to the comfortable media room, which looks out through an expansive screened lanai. Through the lanai to the patio one finds numerous quiet spaces, the better to enjoy the sound of the sea and the soothing ocean breeze. An impressive entertainment hall, a guest suite and music room round out the right wing . An epicurean kitchen with wall to wall custom cabinetry and a butler’s pantry, is complemented by a family dining room overlooking the sea, and a formal dining room with working fireplace. Handmade Czechoslovakian chandeliers light the halls and hang brilliantly in each main room. An exercise room, storage, and third powder room complete the mezzanine. Upstairs, each of the four guest chambers include en suite bathrooms and walk-in cedar lined closets. Extravagant views abound. Chandeliers and beamed ceilings, rich wood and high quality Kohler fixtures throughout, effuse elegance and luxuriant living. The Master wing is sumptuous, with a private office space, balustrade overlooking the ballroom, large sitting area with wonderful views leading out to a private terrace, spacious walk-in closet and storage, and an enormous marble lined master bath featuring double shower, double pedestal sinks and double Jacuzzi! Located a mere one hour flight from Miami, The Cayman Islands embrace residents from over 100 countries, to live, work and play. A cosmopolitan society in a tax-neutral offshore zone with modern infrastructure, Grand Cayman is home to one of the most highly respected financial centres in the world. Proud to be a British Overseas Territory, with the finest standard of living in the Caribbean, Cayman encourages foreign property ownership. There are no Cayman government imposed income, property, capital gains, or inheritance taxes, and the Cayman government guarantees title. Cayman Islands Sotheby's International Realty is a member of CIREBA. ML# 124992