Dominica : Layou Valley Dominica Home
Recently constructed home with large comfortable verandahs, set within over 4 acres of mature gardens with a stream, and enjoying stunning mountain views.
Set on the upper part of the land, the home is surrounded overlooks the 4 acres of mature gardens and woodland to the mountains beyond.
|View Property on YouTube |
The home is reached via an attractive concrete driveway, that winds it way through the property, over a small bridge and between the trees.
The home which was completed in 2010, is architect designed, with the work closely supervised by the architect.
The quality of the home is very high, with considerably more reinforcement placed in the walls and floors than is typically used in Dominica and careful attention to detail.
The home offers a spacious 26'-8" x 16'-0" open plan living area, with a dining alcove and central kitchen.
Opening off the living area is a large 16'-0" x 10'-6" double bedroom with double doors opening out into the garden, and an attractive en-suite bathroom with a stylish custom made sunken bath.
The bathroom opens out through patio doors onto a small private courtyard with brick and custom made paviors.
The spacious covered veranda, which is ideal for al-fresco dining or entertaining and enjoys beautiful views over the gardens, wraps around three sides of the living area, to always provide a choice of areas that have a cooling breeze, or are out of the sun.
The home has a twin pitch roof, clay tile window and door sills, and aluminium framed glazed windows and patio doors, all of which are unusally refined features for homes in Dominica and show attention to detail.
The stream & runs in a wooded ravine that is within a stones throw of the house; however water for the house is stored in an 8,300 gallon reinforced concrete cistern, and filled via a rainwater harvesting system.
The floor plan for the house is provided above and shows the spacious openess of the house interior and the massive verandah, which is where the majority of the time is spent.
The views from the property are superb with stunning views of Morne Diablotin, Dominica's highest mountain and views to Morne Trois Piton.
The property has a large area with stunning mountain views, planned for the construction of a 3 or 4 bedroom home with pool, that was never started. There is also planning permission for a Gate House with maids living quarters over a garage and workshop, at the entrance to the property.
The land is planted with the following fruit trees, grapefruit: orange: passion fruit, lime, avocado, bread fruit, coconut, cashew, mango, cinnamon, banana, plantain, blackcurrant, raspberry and more, plus there are several ylang ylang perfume trees, that carry their exquisite scent to most parts of the property.
The property has underground electical power and telephone cables, with twin high speed internet and 3 phone lines.
This recently constructed architect designed home, is set within a tropical paradise of 4 acres of parkland with a huge range of mature fruit trees and tropical hardwoods and a wife variety of flowers and plants. The property is ideal as a small self contained retreat, a superior vacation home or a small country estate.
For further information on this property click on the Contact Us buttons at the top or bottom of this page.
|View Property on YouTube |
Buying Real Estate in Dominica
Please click on the Dominica Info or Buying in Dominica button to find more information on buying real estate in Dominica.
Caribbean Land and Property - The Leading On-Line Source for Caribbean Property