Seacliff Spring, BEQUIA, The Grenadines
- 3 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 0.75 Acres
- 30248 Sq Ft
- Infinity pool
- elevated location on Spring Estate 30,248sqft
- One of the most popular rental villas
- the Perfect Location on Bequia
- Luxury Spa Bathrooms
- Views over Spring estate, Ocean and islands }
- gentle slope
- 5000 USD + per week
Seacliff Villa Plot 63, Spring Estate Bequia, St Vincent & the Grenadines
Seacliff: the perfect balance of Caribbean ease, contemporary flair, and modern amenities, excellent service and attention to detail completes the experience.
Nestled within 3/4 of an acre of tropical gardens, perfect for peace and privacy just 5 minute drive to beaches, restaurants, island life.
Open floor plan, indoor/outdoor living on one level, large patio, infinity edge pool perfect for relaxing, cocktails & dining alfresco.
A fully equipped gourmet style kitchen, an outdoor shower and teak canopy beds with steps complete the feeling of luxury.
Elegantly Casual Villa in Beautiful Location
Absolutely faultless elegantly casual villa in a stunningly beautiful location with panoramic views over Spring Estate, Spring Bay, Crown Point and the offshore islands of Battowia and Balliceaux. Seacliff shines out as one of the most appealing villas on Bequia.
Part of the Spring Estate overlooking the windward coast of Bequia, a mile out of Port Elizabeth on a concrete road and 450+/- feet above Spring Bay is the location of Seacliff. The area is locally known as Upper Pea Patch which was named for the peas which were grown here when the area was under cultivation. The valley below is home to groves of mango, grapefruit and orange trees.
Constructed without Compromise
The Villa is constructed without compromise and precisely detailed, fully equipped and exquisitely fully furnished. Seacliff's open living enables guests to enjoy the gardens which are carefully planted with wonderful mix of tropical flowers and shrubs and fragrant Jasmine hedges... one of the loveliest gardens on the island.
The driveways, retaining walls, and walkways have been constructed from local natural stone. The roof structural lumber is treated Southern Yellow Pine and the roof deck will be clear 1 x 6 tongue and groove Guyanese cedar, both stained and urethaned to match the teak joinery.
Bespoke Beds Negotiable
The owner is willing to sell along with the villa 4 beds that have been designed to her specifications to fit in the Seacliff space and styling. The price of the beds is negotiable along with the price of the villa.
The kitchen was designed to provide easy access to all of the appliances and an abundance of storage.
The cabinetry is custom made from Trinidadian teak with white laminate interiors, ball bearing glides, Blum adjustable hinges and stainless steel handles. The interiors of the cabinets have fully adjustable laminate shelving.
A large island with overhanging counter was also incorporated into the plan which provides an additional dining option and houses the automatic dishwasher, storage cabinets and drawers.
There is a 10-gallon electric hot water heater servicing the kitchen concealed in the pantry. We have incorporated four 230V/50Hz Hunter ceiling fans to cool the space along with a vented and screened cupola.
Seacliff comes with it's own website with an online booking facility and villa management team established on island. Successful Vacation Rental Property
Due to its location, degree of comfort and scale Seacliff is a very successful vacation rental villa click here for details
Inclusive Interior Space
Extremely well planned and practical the villa is arranged entirely on one level. There is one step on the entire property which makes the whole interior an extremely inclusive environment.
Deeded Access to Spring Beach
Deeded access to Spring Beach is included as well as the usual Spring Estate covenants. The house faces the ocean and is surrounded by native aromatic shrubs such as cedar, bay, cinnamon and a single wild Frangipani tree.
Privacy & Social Spaces
Covered terrace walkways link all the living spaces offering a combination of privacy and social space.
There is a stunning master suite which combines the main bedroom, dressing room and bathroom including a large outdoor shower. All the bathrooms at Seacliff are pristine, finished to spa quality with delightful garden views. The outdoor shower is accessed from a split multi-pane/fixed louvered door from the master bath. The dressing room provides plenty of clothes closets and shelving and an additional teak chest of drawers. Large, multi-pane, glass doors with operable louvers made of Trinidadian teak lead to the main building and the pool.
Central Living Space opening to Breathtaking Terrace
High ceilings, clean clear lines, beautiful finish, floor to ceiling louvred teak framed windows that open onto an endless infinity edge vista across the terrace and pool.
Solar Power Study for the Property
The owner has been working on a the integration of a solar system into the property to benefit from the Caribbean Sun.
If the buyer is interested in this option the owner is happy to discuss the requirements and how to proceed with the work.
Upkeep Care and Maintenance
This property is well tended to with ongoing rentals in lace and a program of a maintenance and works with great care and support to the property.All woodwork is varnished on a regular basis and ongoing schedule of maintenance and improvements
Inclusions and handcrafted Furniture
The furniture is available by separate negotiation. All teak furniture is handmade and commissioned by the property : Beds, dresser and table are locally made and the owner states that all he teak used is re-purposed.
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
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.