Boris Mannsfeld & Associates is very excited to exclusively present this one-of-a-kind luxury beach home with unrivalled Caribbean Sea views, in an outstanding location, offering privacy and high quality fixtures and designer furnishings that set a new standard for the market.
The property is set on a prime acre of land within a beautifully curated landscape garden that provides a sense of tranquility from the outside world, yet the house is conveniently minutes away from the local airport and marina, grocery stores, the area’s top restaurants. soon-to-open tennis courts and more. Meanwhile, the interior design features a selection of the best Italian brands to ensure the ultimate in luxurious surroundings.
A property of this caliber has never been offered on the entire 16-mile Placencia peninsula. If you are seeking a unique and exceptional home in the Caribbean then you have no need to look any further.
The 4,500 square feet house includes a 550 square feet caretaker accommodation. On entering the property, you are welcomed immediately into a lush fully landscaped garden with an abundance of a variety of palm trees such as Royal Palm, Foxtail Palm and Washingtonian, mango trees and flowers, all floodlit at night, with year-round maintenance. A curved gravel driveway lined with cocoplum hedging leads to the main house, where you are greeted by a manicured lawn surrounding a striking Mexican Travertine tile walkway and terrace.
This modern home, built in 2017, with its exterior of painted white cement and wood paneling, is complemented by an exquisitely designed interior filled with local woods, mahogany doors and category 5 Swiss-made floor-to-ceiling glass walls, sliding doors and windows that open to panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea. There are 5 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms, and a 1 bedroom, 1 bath caretaker’s house. This home’s design prioritizes both efficiency and security, and comfort and beauty.
On entering the front door, you are immediately welcomed into an expansive open-plan living, dining and kitchen area that provide ample room for entertaining indoors or outdoors with stunning views of the swimming pool and the Caribbean Sea.
The imported Italian designed Valcucine kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line Sub-Zero Wolf appliances and Miele dishwasher. The kitchen island with its 36-inch 6 burner gas cook top and wine cooler are a perfect place to gather while preparing drinks and appetizers. The kitchen is supplied with appliances, including a KitchenAid Nespresso machine, toaster and blender, Villeroy & Boch glasses, dishes and flatware; and, professional knives and utensils that would make any chef feel at home. Outside the floor-to-ceiling sliding doors of the kitchen, an outdoor patio features a 47-inch round acrylic white top Tulip table and 4 Bertoia chairs by Knoll nestled under the flowered pergola.
The living area includes a Flexform oversized sectional sofa with a Carl Hansen daybed and two 1970s Arne Norell Sirocco ‘Safari’ chairs, and coffee tables by Knoll and ClassiCon. Designer lighting by Flos, Herman Miller, Arne Jacobson and others are used throughout the house. Original art works and paintings by local artists that were bought from art galleries in the village hang throughout the house as well!
The dining area is defined by a dramatic 13-foot MDF Italia cement dining table with 12 Carl Hansen wishbone chairs, though you can comfortably fit 14. Beyond the dining area, through the floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors, is an outdoor kitchen with a large Weber grill and a table and chairs for alfresco dining under the floral drenched pergola. The table by RS Barcelona also converts into a ping pong table.
The master suite located on the main floor has a king size canopy bed with luxurious bedding and hypoallergenic pillows. It is equipped with a Samsung Frame TV. Sliding glass doors provide easy access to the pool and beach. Towards the bathroom there is an ample size custom made mahogany closet with a safe. The generous bathroom, with Mexican Travertine tiles on its walls, is fitted with Koller sinks, toilets and faucets with a large indoor shower and floor-to-ceiling glass wall and sliding door that leads to a spacious outdoor shower with wooden floor blocks and a stunning exotic wall with lush flora and fauna that will make you feel as if you are in a sanctuary of your very own.
The laundry and utility room, located just off the kitchen, come fully equipped with a wash basin and industrial size Speed Queen stackable washer and dryer machines, along with ample shelving and storage space.
Just off the living room you will find a beautiful powder room and the eye-catching floating mahogany wooden stairs leading to the second floor where you will find a leisure loft space ideal for lounging and relaxation for your family and guests, with a cinema-style viewing area, table football, and a mini library with a sitting area and a desk. There is a door to a spacious outdoor balcony where you can have a sitting area with views of the luscious garden.
On this level, you have the guest suite with a king size canopy bed. The sliding doors lead to a large private balcony comfortably furnished with exceptional views of the sea. You have your large custom-made mahogany closet just before the luxury-fitted full bathroom. Additionally, there are two bedrooms with a large shared bathroom in between. One room has a queen-size canopy bed and the other has two twin-size canopy beds. Both rooms have extra-large mahogany closets and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that lead to an extensive wrap-around balcony with 3.5 ft high glass baluster railings giving you a clear spectacular view of the beach and daily sunrise over the Caribbean Sea.
Taking the stairs to the third floor, there is a full-sized concrete roof top terrace, which is available to be custom finished as desired. There is plenty of room and privacy exists for a yoga area, a covered outdoor gym, a roof top bar or simply a large scale dance floor for special occasions.
Detached from the main house yet just a few steps from the living room is a poolside guest suite with a king-size canopy bed, large mahogany closet with a small refrigerator, and a full bathroom with shower. With the large floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors you are just footsteps away from the swimming pool. This is perfect for family or friends visiting for an extended time, where they can enjoy privacy in luxurious surroundings.
The property’s main terrace, also covered in Mexican Travertine tiles, holds the 50 feet L-shaped azure mosaic infinity swimming pool that is 4½ feet deep throughout. Rinse off at the outdoor shower before relaxing on the Richard Schultz for Knoll garden lounge settee, sofa or chaises. From the terrace you can step down to the 100 feet wide beachfront to enjoy beach volley ball and tennis, kayaking, paddle boarding or just sitting under a palm tree on a couple of modern Adirondack chairs gazing out to sea. Alternatively, you can relax on a hammock underneath a Mayan Palapa that can also serve as an outdoor dining area.
The steel frame house is constructed with reinforced poured concrete and cement block. Special Swiss-made hurricane category 5 rated floor-to-ceiling glass doors and windows were imported from Portugal. All of the living spaces are equipped with central air conditioning and a Minka Aire Wave ceiling fans. Poison wood, often referred to as “Caribbean Rosewood”, is the signature exotic flooring throughout. All doors and closets are made of local mahogany wood. The doors are fitted with anti-rust nickel door handles by Baldwin. Lighting is controlled by Lutron and a Sonos music system is available throughout the house. A concealed outdoor storage unit has been built to store kayaks, paddle boards, bicycles and more. The property is also supported with its own generator.
Positioned just above downtown Placencia, there are many exceptional restaurants nearby and quick access is available to the local airport, a brewery, marinas, a gas station, art galleries, dive shops and other amenities.
All of the characteristics of this unique luxury property make it highly desirable as both an exceptional income-producing vacation rental and a prized family home.
For more information or to schedule a private tour of this listing, please contact us at our local phone number +501 610-1223 or our free USA number that rings here at 303-495-5536. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Boris Mannsfeld & Associates is the premier Real Estate firm in the Placencia area. We provide the highest level of service, professionalism and experience for our clients with over 65 years of combined local real estate expertise.