“Dolphin Watch” is a lovely 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath furnished canal front residence on Galleon Bay includes a 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath main house and a 2 bedroom, 2 bath guest cottage. The residences overlook a wide expanse of Galleon Bay canal and offer spectacular water views.
This property of approximately 18,000 square feet features 74’ of bulk headed seawall, a 20’ dock and a step-down dock with offshore dolphin pilings, ready to dock your vessel just a few steps from your home.
The main house comprises a total of 2,100 square feet under roof on two living levels. The 1,550 square foot lower main living level includes open living, dining and kitchen areas, the master bedroom with an en suite bath, plus a shared half bath/powder room. A loft area of an additional 550 square feet provides an extensive home/office/study space, but could be modified to include an additional bedroom & bath.
Main House – Lower Living Area:
The generous sized, open concept living and dining areas feature a high open beam, tongue and groove vaulted ceiling, which enhances the spacious ambiance. This comfortable living area enjoys unobstructed views along Galleon Bay through supersized windows and two sets of 6’ wide sliding glass patio doors exiting onto an open patio area. A large, triangular shaped gable end window increases the abundance of natural daylight illuminating the living areas. Tasteful Living area furnishings include a sofa, leatherette swivel rockers, a glass top coffee table, a selection of arm chairs and a TV stand with a Panasonic TV/VHS combo. A wooden staircase accesses the loft space from this area.
The half bath/powder room is easily accessed from the common living areas and includes a generous sized vanity with a self rimming single basin.
The laundry and storage room is equipped with a full size Whirlpool washer and dryer, plus ample storage shelving. A separate tool storage room is accessed directly from an exterior door.
A breakfast bar with bar stool seating for three separates the open living and kitchen areas. The attractive modern kitchen features quality Whirlpool major appliances, including a 4 burner smooth top electric stove/oven, a built-in microwave oven, a Quietwash dishwasher and a refrigerator/freezer. Additional kitchen amenities include a double bowl stainless steel sink with sink disposal unit, ceramic tiled backsplashes and a vaulted ceiling.
The master bedroom also affords fabulous water views over Galleon Bay and offers a glass door exterior exit onto the open patio area. Master bedroom furnishings include a King bed, night tables and two dressers. This bedroom enjoys a walk-in closet. The en suite bath offers a full tub with shower, fully tiled shower walls and a self rimming single basin vanity.
The main house large loft area features a set of glass French doors opening onto a private, covered and tiled balcony offering a spectacular elevated view along Galleon Bay. A tall window at the opposite end of the loft area provides Sea of Abaco views. The loft features multi plane ceilings finished with tongue and groove cypress and stained wooden flooring. This area is currently being utilized as a home office/study but could be modified to include an additional bedroom & bath.
Additional Main House Amenities Include:
• 4 ton central air-conditioning unit
• CBS Block construction and steel roof (including guest cottage)
• 12” square ceramic tiled floors throughout lower living level
• Ceiling fans throughout
• DirecTV satellite dish
• Storm shutters (including guest cottage)
The separate, free standing guest cottage just a few steps from the main house, offers two bedrooms, each with an en suite bath, plus a kitchenette/living area. Each bedroom offers a Queen bed, closet, ceiling fan and wall air-conditioning unit. Each en suite bath is outfitted with a shower enclosure and a self rimming single basin vanity.
The kitchenette/living area offers kitchen cabinetry with a single bowl sink, electric hot plate, mini refrigerator and a wall air-conditioning unit. A sofa and small table with chairs completes the furnishings. This cottage is ideal for visiting guests, providing private accommodations, while remaining in close proximity to the main house.
“Dolphin Watch” enjoys the solitude on Windward Beach Drive, near the end of the peninsula, while providing protected deep water dockage with close and easy access to the Sea of Abaco, and outer cays.