Located in the exclusive gated community of Terrace Estate part of the gated Santa Barbara Plantation, home to the Pete Dye Old Quarry Golf Course, marinas and soon to be Sandals Resort, lies this newly built contemporary ocean view villa. A unique five-bedroom, two-story property designed on trend with contemporary features as open floor plans, large glass pane windows, integrated smart home technology and grand views brought by the symmetrical layout. The 1,211 m² villa lies privately in a cul-de-sac on a 5,834 m² elevated lot overlooking the Spanish Water.
The electric gate welcomes you onto the slope driveway, past the tropical landscaped garden below, leading you to the two-car garage with a convenient two-car carport and additional parking. A walking bridge connects the driveway above the garden to the villa. A large pivot front door reveals the modern, open plan interior, starting at the kitchen. The first area to your rights, a large 8.9 m² pantry with built in shelving followed by the kitchen. Here top brand wine fridge, fridge and combi oven are elegantly built in to the dark cabinetry opposite the marble island with induction cooktop, sink and dishwasher. A guest bathroom lies behind the kitchen on the opposite end. Continuing the open plan is the dining area attached to the island and further in the corner the elevated study with hallway to the master bedroom. This open area comes together underneath a wooden peak ceiling and uniform grey tiles wrapped in large glass windows providing all areas with a complete view of the terrace, pool deck and Spanish Water. Large glass sliding doors open to the covered terrace with ample outdoor seating and dining whereas the pool deck with large palapa provides more lounge space. The 2.1 m deep pool is complete with outdoor showerhead. The master bedroom is both elegant and modern with its accent gold fabric panel wall, seating, cushioned bed walls with built in switches and tv lift cabinet. Behind this lies a walk-in closet followed by the unique en suite bathroom. Here glass windows provide uninterrupted scenic views of the Seru Boca hill and brings the outdoors in with rock floor landscaping. One wall has built in cabinetry that can detach and move independently, conveniently fitting underneath the modern double marble sink. A large double shower and hidden toilet with bidet frame the wall. This master opens to its own covered terrace, sitting higher than the pool deck providing even better views of the Spanish Water.
The staircase in the open dining area takes you directly into the living area on the main floor. Alike the upstairs the two-story high living room is also stylish with a crocodile panel accent wall. Glass sliding doors open to its own covered terrace with garden & water views. Opposite the living is a hallway with two identical large en suite bedrooms with walk in closets that share another garden view covered terrace. Between these mirroring bedrooms lie a powder room. Next to the living another hallway; on the left side the 76 m² grand fitness room facing the hillside with glass windows and sliding doors running the whole length. On the right hand, first the laundry facility, complete with a sink and modern built-in closets, fitting the washer and dryer & elegantly putting the electrical switches out of sight. Two smaller bedrooms follow which share a Jack and Jill en suite bathroom. These bedrooms, one larger than the other, have similar layouts, include a walk-in closet and share their own covered terrace. The larger one even has connections for a kitchen turning this bedroom into a studio or maid’s quarter. At the end of the hallway a door opens to the garden where, below the garage, the pump room housing the battery backup and providing storage. Energy saving features include solar panels and arain cistern. The villa can also be adapted by converting the fitness room into two additional bedrooms.
The HOA fee for Terrace Estate is USD 300 per month.