Designed by the renowned Caribbean architect, Ian Morrison, and completed in September 2002 by one of the island's leading contractors for the present owners, this elegant beachfront property overlooks the calm turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea with its enchanting coral reefs waiting to be explored. Beach Hut is located on the exclusive West Coast of Barbados and is conveniently situated in St James Parish, between the historic towns of Bridgetown and Holetown, which provide excellent shopping. The Sandy Lane and Royal Westmoreland golf courses, as well as some of the island's finest restaurants are within a 15 minute drive, while the international airport is approximately 25 minutes away.
This luxurious villa is built in a fabulous elevated location and is surrounded by lush tropical plants chosen to provide complete privacy. Carefully designed to take advantage of the breathtaking sea views, the split-level accommodation offers approximately 6,500 sq. ft. of living space and provides six beautifully appointed bedroom suites, three with walk-in closets and three with built-in closets. The floors are finished with shell stone tiles throughout and all the bathrooms are beautifully finished with marble floors and walls. All rooms are air-conditioned, with piped music to every room and sun terrace. A private stairway leads from the pool deck to an unspoilt beach below where the irresistible azure waters of the Caribbean Sea gently lap the shoreline. The house is fully wired for internal and external alarm systems, features electric gates and also has a double car garage with electric doors. The landscaped grounds and planters are all equipped with an auto irrigation system. In the evening, the grounds are automatically illuminated and the beach floodlit. From the courtyard, the entrance foyer descends to an open-plan living/dining room featuring beautiful furnishings specially designed and individually manufactured to complement the layout of the villa. The spacious terrace with wet bar and bottle-fridge leads onto the sun deck where there is a gas barbecue with rotisserie for informal dining, and a inviting negative-edge swimming pool and spa pool. From the dining area is a large, fully equipped kitchen, magnificently fitted with Italian kitchen units and a full range of appliances, including dual-fuel cooker. The kitchen features an 'island unit' and granite countertops. In addition, there is a laundry room and staff quarters. The north wing accommodates a powder room with marble walls and floor, plus two spacious bedroom suites, which open directly out to the swimming pool. Four additional bedroom suites are located on the upper level, including the elegantly furnished master bedroom suite, featuring a sitting area, walk-in closet and luxurious marble bathroom with shower and spa tub. The master suite also leads onto a balcony enjoying fabulous views of the ocean and white sandy beach.