Little Hope Mount Pleasant, Bequia, The Grenadines
- 4 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- 1.50 Acres
- Large Pool Deck
- FOR SALE
- Near Beach
- One of Bequia's Most Exclusive Properties
- 4 Pristine Bed, Bath & Dressing Rooms
- 1.5 Acres Secluded Land, Spacious High Specification Villa.
- Furnishings by Separate Negotiation
- Excellent Rental Potential
- Online Viewing By Request
Close to Beautiful Sandy Beach
Little Hope Villa is located a short walk away, just 10 minutes, from an often deserted sandy beach, Hope Bay Beach.
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4 Bedrooms, Dressing Rooms & Bathrooms
Arranged on 2 storeys this villa features a luxuriously large central living spaces on each level flanked by the bedrooms, private bathrooms and dressing rooms. The lower level comprises of a kitchen, lounge, utility and study at its centre. The upper level has the 2 bedrooms on either side of a spacious living room with central staircase.
Build Completed in 2011
This property was completed in 2011 and has been fitted with high specification kitchen and bathroom fittings.
The furnishings are available by separate negotiation.
Secluded & Peaceful
This property is set upon 1.5 acres (65,340sq foot ) of prime headland overlooking Hope Bay and the ocean beyond. As you can see from the aerial shots the property is surrounded by natural woodland.
Greenheart Ceilings & Coral Tiled Floors
The beautiful beamed ceilings are made from greenheart and the floorings covered in a coral tile.
Large Pool Deck & Gazebo
A wide pool deck faces the sumptuous views over the bay and features gazebos at either end. There is space under the pool deck area ideal for further converting to staff or guest accommodation.
Stunning Ocean Bay & Valley Views
Situated above one of the most appealing bays on the island this private villa enjoys ocean, bay and valley views and a steady cooling breeze.
Right of Way to Hope Beach
There is a public right of way to Hope Beach, simply walk down the driveway and wind your way down to the beach via the public path.
WiFi, AC & Solar Heated
With WiFi, air conditioning and solar heating system installed this spacious, unfurnished residence offers a rare opportunity for the new owners to furnish and enjoy.
Property Walk Through...
The property is approached through a pair of large gates along a long winding private drive. On arrival there is a beautifully planted pathway which takes you to the front door which is at first floor level.
Entering into a large double sided reception room with coral stone floor and high ceilings, opening onto a large balcony overlooking the infinity pool and Hope Bay below.
The reception room has a full fitted bar area with wine storage and ice maker and a cloakroom. Off the reception room there are two spacious double bedrooms each with dressing rooms and ensuite bathrooms.
The rooms are light and airy with stunning views. There is space to sit outside the bedrooms on the spacious veranda which spans the entire width of the house.
On the ground floor there is a fully fitted kitchen, utility room and breakfast area. Either end are two more spacious double bedrooms each with dressing rooms and ensuite bathrooms.
The garden is a particular feature of the property. There is a large stone terrace in front of the house with path off to a gazebo as an alternative dining area. Steps lead down to the swimming pool
- 4 Bedroom Suites
- 110 & 220 electricity, cable TV, wi-fi and emergency generator
- 45ft infinity salt-water swimming pool
- Large water storage tank
Most of the land sits in front of the house and the whole property extends to about 1.5 acres in all.
A central hilly area, Mount Pleasant enjoys a perfect combination of breezy elevation, rolling landscape, and access down to the beaches on both the Atlantic and Caribbean side and to the harbour town of Port Elizabeth. A very civilized retreat to enjoy Bequia from. Traditionally home of the islanders with roots in the French settlers, this is a long established residential location often with breathaking panoramic views.
1. Make your offer for your chosen property through us. We present your offer, and work to bring the sale to an agreement with the owner.
2. Appoint a local Lawyer to handle your purchase (list of recommended lawyers can be provided upon request) exchange contact details and discuss the purchase arrangements, as you wish.
3. Sign Agreement of Sale & deposit 10% of purchase price in ESCROW account with the lawyer.
The Agreement of Sale Contract is prepared by the lawyer for
approval by both parties, before being finalised and signed by both
parties. This is a binding agreement, the only circumstances where you
would retrieve the deposit would be if:
- the seller fails to perform (for example if there was not clear title)
- or if your ALHL is not issued (this is extremely rare).
4. Alien Land Holders Licence (ALHL) Application (specific to the property & applied for at the time of agreement of purchase ).
Provide the following details to your local lawyer :
- Date and place of birth
- Copy of passport
- Bank reference (not finances just a letter of reliability)
- Police certificate of clear record (applied for from your local police station or online, in your home country
The police certificate is usually fairly swift and at least straightforward
The lawyer makes the ALHL application and searches to check clear title on the property
5. ALHL is issued (this usually takes 2 to 3 months).
6. Complete the purchase (you deposit the balance of purchase price and the signed deeds of conveyance are released). At this point the property is yours.
Purchase costs are straightforward;
- 5% Stamp Duty
- approximately 6% ALHL
- legal fees
Legal fees are standard and the lawyer you instruct can provide a detailed breakdown of the costs.
We advise allowing 13% to cover the costs.
The lawyer can advise on personal or company ownership;
Company ownership provides automatic exemption from work permit. Residency is a simple formality with property ownership.
Many buyers choose to own their property through a company which can be set up easily, the lawyer can advise on the costs and fees for this.
There is no capital gains tax, no inheritance tax and annual property taxes are negligible. Funds can be repatriated freely.
Full concierge purchase support
Full concierge purchase support
We extend our full concierge services, and regularly handle all
arrangements for potential purchasers visiting the islands for viewings -
private or scheduled flights, transfers, accommodation, island
briefings, tours and property viewings. We arrange and lead viewings ensuring they are comfortable,
relaxed and well timed. We provided detailed printed material and can
photograph aspects of the property which are of particular interest to
you, ensuring that all follow up material is focused for you. From helping you find the right property, assisting in assessment
& evaluation, advice on legal processes to various areas
surrounding architecture, design, project management, property
maintenance, management, and rental.
We extend our full concierge services, and regularly handle all arrangements for potential purchasers visiting the islands for viewings - private or scheduled flights, transfers, accommodation, island briefings, tours and property viewings.
We arrange and lead viewings ensuring they are comfortable, relaxed and well timed. We provided detailed printed material and can photograph aspects of the property which are of particular interest to you, ensuring that all follow up material is focused for you.
From helping you find the right property, assisting in assessment & evaluation, advice on legal processes to various areas surrounding architecture, design, project management, property maintenance, management, and rental.