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    Cassia Hill Villa, Meepe Village, Talpe
    Galle, Southern Province,
    Sri Lanka

    Cassia Hill Villa, Meepe Village, Talpe
    Galle, Southern Province, Sri Lanka

    Pranesh Paramanantha
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    Property details

    • Property type

      Farm and Ranch Properties

    • Status

      Available

    Cassia Hill Villa - a six bedroom colonial-style villa and micro-plantation

    Cassia Hill Villa is six bedroom colonial-style villa and Tea & Cinnamon Micro-Plantation set in a secluded hillside location with truly outstanding valley and rice paddy vistas.
    The interiors were curated by Architectural Digest-featured George Cooper of Kahana Kanda. The villa – which was subject to almost $1m of renovation in 2015 - features traditional Sri Lankan antiques plus high-end modern furniture, all of which are included in the sale except for selected paintings.
    Currently operated as a top-rated Airbnb property - with “Superhost” status achieving 4.9/5 stars - the villa can be used a single dwelling, an investment property or combination of the two.
    The main building (7,500 sq ft / 700 sq m) has two floors and on the ground floor features a grand entrance hall, open indoor living room, dining room & kitchen, outdoor dining area, outdoor living area and swimming pool.
    The upper floor features a master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, guest bedroom 1 with ensuite bathroom and walk-in closet, guest bedroom 2 with ensuite bathroom, guest bedroom 3 with ensuite bathroom, powder room, pantry and storage room.
    The separate lower building (1,000 sq ft / 90 sq m) features an indoor living room, guest bedroom 1, with walk-in closet, guest bedroom 2, with walk-in closet and shared bathroom.
    • Main building – 7,500 sq ft / 700 sq m
    • Lower building – 1,000 sq ft / 90 sq m
    • Total living area – 8,500 sq ft / 790 sq m
    The grounds of 1 acre / 0.40469 hectares, are beautifully manicured, very private and a delight, filled with many examples of Sri Lankan flora.
    The agriculture on the property features a hillside cinnamon grove with approximately 65 cinnamon trees (planted 2016) and tea terraces with approximately 300 tea bushes (planted 2017).
    A team of staff are retained and full details are available on request.
    In accordance with Sri Lanka property ownership regulations, the purchase options are:
    • For Sri Lankan residents, transfer of property deed into their name.
    • For Foreigners, transfer of 3-company structure into their name.

    About The Area

    Cassia Hill is in located in the village of Meepe.• 18 minutes from Southern Expressway (Pinnaduwa exit). • 12 minutes from beaches, 20 minutes from Galle Fort • 12 minutes from Galle Road, • 14 minutes from Unawatune, • 22 minutes from Galle Fort, Search for “Cassia Hill Entrance” on Google Maps or go to http://cassiahill.com/map

    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
        NY8DYJ
      • Property type
        Farm and Ranch Properties
      • Marketed By
        Sri Lanka Sotheby's International Realty
      • Status
        Available
      • Listing Price
        $1,100,000
      • County
        Galle
    • Utilities & Building
      • Style
        Colonial
      • Lot Size Unit
        Acre(s)
      • Lot Size
        1
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Security System, Hardwood Flooring
      • Full Bathrooms
        5
      • Partial Bathrooms
        1
      • Bedrooms
        6
    • Additional Features
      • Features
        Scenic View