Like a treehouse, Driftwood sits on heavy pillars to catch the breezes and enjoy the panoramic views to the sea. An open-air living area includes a sitting room and veranda which is perfect for covered alfresco dining. The house is located in the prestigious Hermitage Estate area, near the historic plantation inn, and Is surrounded by tall palms and amazing colorful gardens. There are two charming vernacular-style outbuildings on the property for storage and garden tools, and ample room for expansion on the ground level.
Age: Built in 2010
Great Room: Upstairs great room, includes dining table and sitting area and roll-down screens for rain and wind.
Kitchen: Kitchen is galley-style with plenty of storage, all custom-made of bamboo including pantry and counter tops and a breakfast bar. It is fully equipped with gas range, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator.
Bedrooms: There are three bedrooms, including an ensuite master with canopy bed and bath with a walk-in shower. There are two additional bedrooms on the opposite side of the living room, which share a large bathroom with high cathedral ceilings and walk-in shower.
Veranda: Large veranda section of the living room, which is surrounded by railings.
Utilities: Nevis Electric Co., high speed internet, 30,000-gallon cistern for water.
Construction: Block and masonry foundation with wood construction using traditional building techniques with galvanized roof.
Contractor: Renaldo Hanley
Details: Perfect getaway for a couple or small family with private lane into the property. House has extensive gardens beautifully planted; solar hot water system on roof. House has very tall cathedral ceilings throughout.
Updated on May 27, 2019 at 8:01 pm