EXCLUSIVE LISTING. Reduced by US $200, 000. A rare opportunity to acquire a 1.5 acre garden estate home in Dieppe Bay offering scenic views of the mega yachts arriving and departing from famed Falmouth Harbour. Farside House is mere minutes from historic English Harbour and its many amenities and attractions.
This unique and special home features four comfortable, spacious bedrooms: two on each level. On the upper floor is an entire master suite that has a cathedral ceiling and a stylized internal partition wall that separates the King-sized bed sleeping area (right) from the dressing room/bathroom area with bathroom sink, wet room/shower (left), and separate toilet. French windows lead from the bedroom onto a private gallery. The master suite windows, doors and gallery are fully-screened. The second bedroom on the upper floor is a guest bedroom that includes a small office area, significant storage cupboards, and French windows onto a small private gallery.
The lower Level includes two additional bedrooms, both of which are en suite (one with shower, one with bathtub). Both bedrooms also have French doors to the outside. There is a separate family room/games area that can be used as a movie theatre or office. Two French doors lead from the family room onto an outside gallery which is shared with one of the bedrooms and the entire lower level is fully screened.
The main house is a traditional Caribbean styled home with peaked rafter ceilings and terra cotta tiles and lovely varnished wooden floors. The main level includes the entry hallway, with several large storage cupboards (left), a Guest bathroom, a sitting room to relax and enjoy a good book in, complete with bar and kitchen. Off of the sitting area is a covered 30’ x 15’ gallery. The kitchen features French doors leading onto a separate rear gallery with a BBQ and an outdoor fridge.
Adjacent to the main house is a 30’ x 15’, 12,000 gallon swimming pool with a covered patio area with storage, and a separate pump room. The view from the patio extends across the pool and past the Falmouth Harbour entrance out to sea.
The garden offers unparalleled privacy combined with peace and quiet and includes many special and species of Trees, Flowering Vines, Orchids, Bromeliads, Flowering Herbaceous Plants and cacti that make up the Botanical Gardens here at Farside
The guest cottage is situated on a plot of land that is part of Antigua history: It is rumored to be the exile home of Cynthia Warren, who was kidnapped along with her children by the Carib Indians and then rescued by her husband the governor of Antigua. This place is known as Ding-a-Ding Nook: a small remnant of the original building still remains and is used as an outside shower.
An additional adjoining 1.25 acre vacant parcel may be purchased separately for US $625,000 to create a spacious and private retreat of 2.75 acres. Or both parcels and all dwellings may be acquired as one complete package for a discounted price of US $1,995,000.
There are very few houses in the famed English Harbour area with this much land and privacy. The house shows well and enjoys an exceptionally conveniently location near the Falmouth and English Harbour marinas