Fauvelle Villa Spring, Bequia, The Grenadines
- 6 Bedrooms
- 6 Bathrooms
- 0 Acres
- 2 Pools
- Quiet, Private Location
- Breathtaking Ocean Views
- Exceptional Investment Opportunity
Fauvelle Spring Estate,Bequia St. Vincent & the Grenadines
Fauvelle is offered for sale, Freehold, fully furnished, ready to walk into and is particularly well priced for a speedy sale at 900,000.00USD
Palatial Property Overlooking Spring
With 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms this magnificent property that once belonged to the plantation owner, has been refurbished and remodeled and is now available for sale freehold. Stylish and full of character this large residence is secluded whilst enjoying mesmeric views over Spring Bay. The main house offers 4 en suite bedrooms leading off the main living area and dining areas and a swimming pool. Situated beneath this main level currently are 2 self contained apartments and a second swimming pool.
Interior Style & Elegance
The unmistakable colonial heritage oozes out of every square foot of this property. Wide and plentiful louvered french windows usher in the light and cooling trade-winds to every room. The local stone and hardwood floors maintain a cool temperature underfoot. Around the spacious living area, known as the Great Hall, are elegant lamps, local natural artifacts from the bays and beaches and some stunning individual pieces. The scale of this property offers an area ideal for displaying larger, substantial pieces of furniture.
Constructed from Local & Natural Materials
The walls are constructed from local stone. Roofs and floors have been built from green-heart and purple-heart hardwoods. The kitchen units are made from purple-heart hardwood, the counter from cherry wood. The indoor/ outdoor dining area just off the Great Hall has been constructed from green-heart hardwood supported by columns made from wallaboo and provides a covered outdoor area naturally leading onto the swimming pool, finished in Bequia stone.
Fauvelle Main House Layout
The main house area has at its center the Great Hall, which has a roofed indoor/outdoor living area (50' x 22') with a raised hardwood sitting area to the front, together with a lower deck that looks out over Spring Plantation and Bay. Off this area is a stone paved terrace into which is set the swimming pool. There is living/dining area: 7.3m x 6.4m (24' x 21') with a dining table seating twelve with French doors leading to terrace 13.1m x 3.05m (43' x 10'), shared with master bedroom. The four bedrooms all lead off from this central living space. The master bedroom has a private bathroom, with shower unit and bath, there are also 2 family shower rooms.
Kitchen & Utility
Located on the main level is the simple modern kitchen which is open plan with a cherry wood bar top, tiled work surfaces, purple-heart units, sinks, oven and ceramic hob. In the nearby tiled utility space there is a range of work surfaces and units, sinks, gas hob, oven a fridge/freezer.
Lower Level Apartments
At the lower ground floor level is a self contained apartment, with a terrace having views over the Bay, together with its own private swimming pool. Also at this level is a further self contained studio apartment, with a terrace having Plantation and sea views. Both additional sets of accommodation can be accessed from the main house or independently at the lower level.
Walled Landscaped Gardens
Fauvelle is situated amongst mature landscaped gardens with stone terraces and grassed areas surrounded by a 2 metre high stone wall. The garden has been designed for ease of maintenance. A country lane, Old Cart Road, winds up to the house from the main road at Spring giving access via the front driveway to an entrance door in the walled garden and pathway leading to the upper level. Behind the Great Hall is an outdoor alfresco dining area for ten people, paved in natural stone with barbecue and access to the walled gardens and swimming pool. Stairs alongside the swimming pool at the upper level give access to the laundry room, pump room, the fruit garden and guest apartment. Separate access to the apartment is available by walkway from the Front Driveway past the studio apartment.
Secure Garage & Workshop
This property has at its base a garage, space for storage and a workshop area.
Perfect for Vacation Rental Property
The three units of accommodation provide an excellent opportunity for a home with income potential. Fauvelle is situated at Spring, on the windward (south east) side of Bequia. The property is a 5 minute drive from the ferry terminal, which serves as a link to the "mainland" and 25 minutes from the airport.
A quiet international community of independent villas on the hillsides of this green and peaceful valley. The boutique Firefly Hotel, and old sugar mill is located here. The old tall Coconut palms run down to the coral sand beach facing the ocean. Completely away from the Harbour but astonishingly close for a visit for shops, restaurants and the bustle of island life.
The entire process can be handled remotely - ie while you are in the UK.Purchase procedure:
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