Here we have a bright, spacious home with approximately 3400 sq ft of living area in the peaceful community of upper Cochrane. Sitting on 19,216 sq ft of land, this solidly constructed, 2-level home provides abundant space for all your indoor needs and comforts and the ample garden area provides an opportunity to supply a sizeable amount and variety of fresh, homegrown food.
The upper level of the house is comprised of a very large, open plan living/dining and kitchen area, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, a pantry/scullery area, storeroom and an additional bathroom. The polished concrete floor and shuttered windows are attractive and functional.
Access to the upstairs is via a concrete staircase leading up to a covered verandah with entries into the main living area and master bedroom. A delightful feature of this property is the covered outdoor BBQ and sitting area found on this level. The panoramic mountain and ocean views from here are really a spectacular backdrop.
The downstairs floor contains 4 bedrooms, a bathroom, a huge laundry area and a sitting area/mini kitchenette. Additionally, a separate outdoor shower is present.
Larger, rainforest trees and tropical ornamentals line the east side of the property providing a perfect windbreak. A lush, green lawn surrounds the dwelling which is planted with an assortment of mature fruit trees including citrus, avocados, soursop, papaya and mangoes to name a few. Some smaller fruit bushes, raised garden beds, herbs and ornamental plants are planted around, all connected by concrete pathways throughout. The area is fully fenced and gated.
All utilities are present including a 5KW solar system. There are back up water storage tanks complete with a pump. Hot water is provided by a gas heater with and there exists an electric option as well. The many upgrades to the home include an enhanced soak away system, reinforced structures and electricals and plumbing outside the building for easy access.
This unique property has been custom designed by the owners and is a continuous work in progress, so there is leeway for the new owners to modify to their personal requirements and tastes.
The home can be sold semi-furnished and the owners are open to the option of renting the house from the purchasers for a period of time after the sale.
There is a second lot for sale adjacent to this property which would be a great income generating opportunity as well as increasing space to produce home grown food. You can view this property here.
Surrounded by beautiful scenery, the higher elevation of Cochrane enjoys a cooler, refreshing environment to live in and there is ample rainfall to grow anything.
Roseau, with all its amenities is just a 15min drive away.
|Price:||US$360,000 / EC$967,680|
|Lot Square Feet:||19,216|