“Windward Palms” is a splendid 3 bedroom, 2 bath elegantly furnished beachfront home situated on beautiful Windward Beach, within the gated popular residential resort community of Treasure Cay, Abaco, Bahamas. This well maintained, owner occupied home, features 2,500 square feet under roof, plus an additional 1,300 square feet of open patios and balconies and offers an impressive 100 feet of powdery white sandy beach frontage on the Sea of Abaco.
“Windward Palms” is strategically situated on a tropical landscaped, elevated parcel of approximately 16,000 square feet providing breath-taking easterly views of the Sea of Abaco.
The Great Room incorporates the comfortable living area and formal dining area and features an open beam, vaulted ceiling and enjoys marvelous Sea of Abaco views through four sets of patio doors extending 28’ along the room’s beachside perimeter and exiting onto a large open patio extending across most of the beachside façade of the home. Roll-up sun screen shades provide the door treatments, while retaining visibility of the enchanting sea views. Fixed frame windows above the patio doors also encompass the entire beachside façade of the Great Room, extending upward to the vaulted ceiling. This pleasing architectural design floods the room with inviting natural daylight, provides unobstructed sea views and achieves a total open and airiness atmosphere.
The living area is tastefully furnished with wicker style furnishings, including a sofa with a matching glass top coffee table and lamp tables and complemented by leather and fabric swivel rockers. Additional appealing appointments include silk floral displays and a towering artificial palm tree arrangement, all enhancing the relaxed tropical theme ambiance. A built-in entertainment center and display unit houses a 32” Sony Trinitron TV, Toshiba VCR and DirecTV satellite receiver, while effectively displaying your collection of favorite bric-a-brac items. Formal dining area furnishings include a glass top oblong table with seating for six, plus a wicker accented sideboard/buffet. Fantastic sea views are enjoyed from the dining area.
The 925 square foot open patio adjacent to the Great Room features coral stone tiling, impressively thick coral stone railings and a 12’ wide set of stairs descending to the stone walkway directly to a separate open beach patio, with the pristine sandy beach and crystal clear Sea of Abaco waters beyond. This envious outdoor entertainment arena provides an excellent setting for memorable times with friends and family.
The fully equipped galley style kitchen conveniently adjoins the dining area and features a sloping ceiling, marble countertops with matching 12” square marble floor tiling and ceramic tiled backsplashes throughout. The attractive kitchen cabinetry features a light maple finish, under cabinet lighting, a cabinet pantry with swing-out shelving and a “Lazy Susan” corner unit. A window above the two bowl porcelain sink with sink disposal overlooks the tropically landscaped front yard. Major appliances include a Whirlpool 4 burner electric stove/oven with a built-in overhead GE microwave oven, a GE refrigerator/freezer and a Whirlpool Quiet partner dishwasher. An assortment of smaller appliances and a full collection of dishes, cutlery, pots & pans and glassware are certain to satisfy any “chef”.
The master suite consisting of the master bedroom, private bath and large study/home office is located up a set of four stairs from the Great Room and enjoys a sense of privacy from the remainder of the house. The spacious master bedroom features an open beam ceiling and enjoys unobstructed sea views. Comfortable bedroom furnishings include a King size bed, wicker dressers, a matching wall mirror, night tables, a wicker chaise lounge and a 27” GE television. The inviting adjoining study/home office is completely open to the master bedroom and affords simply awesome panoramic eastern exposure Sea of Abaco views through the large windows encompassing three sides of this pentagonal shaped room. Additional features of this private oasis include a direct exterior entrance from the patio area, 16” square coral stone tiled floor, an open beam, vaulted ceiling.
The master bath features a 7 foot long, double basin vanity with marble counter-top and designer faucets. Directly above the vanity a wide window overlooks the front yard and provides an excellent source of natural daylight. A seven foot closet with sliding mirrored doors also occupies this room. An archway opens into a separate room containing the full tub with shower and toilet, ceramic tiled walls and a patio door exiting onto a private second level balcony.
The guest bedrooms are located at the opposite end of the house. One of the guest bedrooms offers a King bed, wicker style furnishings and a tray style ceiling. Front and side windows provide inviting daylight. Wicker furnishings include the King bed headboard, two night tables, a six drawer dresser and matching wall mirror. The spacious room accommodates a swivel rocker chair and petite circular glass top table. The second guest bedroom also features a tray style ceiling and doubles as an intimate sitting room, offering glorious sea views through the 8’ sliding patio door exiting onto the beachside open patio. Appropriate furnishings in this dual purpose room consist of a rattan style Trundle bed complemented by a wicker arm chair, night tables, a three drawer armoire, additional wicker appointments, plus a print fabric arm chair.
The shared guest bath is equipped with a fully tiled shower enclosure and a rimless single basin vanity. An exterior door exits directly to the open beachside patio, makes it easily accessible for beach guests.
The laundry room is equipped with a full size Maytag washer and dryer, a large laundry tub and a generous run of cabinets overhead. A substantial sized utility closet is accessed from the laundry room.
Additional “Windward Palms” amenities and upgrades include:
• Two central air-conditioning systems for efficient climate control
• Mini split air-conditioning system for private study/home office area
• Ceiling fans with light fixtures throughout
• Double pane, energy efficient casement windows throughout
• 16” polished coral stone floor tiles throughout all areas, except kitchen and baths
• 12” marble floor tile in kitchen & baths
• Recessed ceiling lighting
• Custom baseboard, window and door moldings
• Golf cart and vehicle garages with separate vehicle entrance doors
• Workshop in garage area
• Two hot water heaters for energy efficiency
• Quick install aluminum storm shutter panels
• Lawn irrigation system
• Landscaped lighting
• 500 gallon reservoir tank and pressure pump system
“Windward Palms” is aptly named as it boasts a tropically landscaped and well manicured yard including towering palms swaying in the breeze, plus an excellent assortment of native flora and fauna shrubbery. The property features an elevated front lawn, a privacy wall along the front and side boundaries and a gated driveway entrance. An attractive native stone clad sea wall and bulkhead extends the full width of the property and incorporates a coral stone stairway leading to the pristine beach.
“Windward Palms” is a well appointed beachfront home, offering a relaxed “tropical island” lifestyle, while retaining all the creature comforts which one would expect. Make “Windward Palms” your tropical vacation get-away home or much anticipated retirement residence.
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The prestigious residential and resort community of Treasure Cay, Bahamas is located less than 1 hour from South Florida on any one of the many daily commercial and charter flights arriving at Treasure Cay International Airport. Treasure Cay offers 3-1/2 miles of soft powder white sandy beaches, an 18 hole championship golf course, a 150 slip, full service marina – rated one of the finest marinas in the Bahamas, duty-free shopping, island cuisine restaurants, banking facilities, a library, car, boat and golf cart rentals and a modern medical clinic.