4 bedroom historical home for sale in Nevis with a main house and 2 cottages on over 5 acres of tropical grounds in Church Ground.
Church Ground, Nevis – Property for Sale
This property is set on 5.48 acres of beautiful tropical grounds within the old Morningstar Estate where the owners of the Morning Star Plantation likely lived.
The origins of the property date back to 1750, and there are stone remains of structures scattered throughout, many of which have been integrated into the landscaping.
Restored in 1995 and then in 2008, the property comprises a main house plus 2 guest cottages which has been used as an artists’ retreat by the current owners.
The Main House
The main house was remodeled and enlarged by the current owners shortly after they bought it.
With almost 3 levels of living space, it is very open, bright and spacious.
The interior features a large living/dining area with wide openings offering views of the Caribbean Sea, a very large kitchen with plenty of built in cabinetry, counter tops, eat in bar and dining table.
The master bedroom is located off the kitchen while there is a storage room which could easily be converted into a second bedroom.
The house opens on to a long sea-facing covered terrace which is ideal for breakfast or dinners al fresco in the shade.
Guest Cottage 1
Immediately behind the main house across a small courtyard is the first guest cottage which is made from Nevisian stone.
This cottage offers 2 large bedrooms both of which include en suite bathrooms.
A veranda runs the length of the cottage, providing plenty of outdoor sitting space.
Guest Cottage 2
A second wooden guest cottage is situated away from the main house down a romantic path lined by tall green bamboo trees.
With its own access gates, this self-contained cottage includes its own small kitchen, a large bedroom and bathroom – ideal for older family members or visiting guests.
A wraparound veranda offers views of the beautiful gardens and the sea.
The property is set in over 5 acres acres of beautiful gardens filled with orchids, fruit trees, tropical flowers and herbs which attract exotic birds and butterflies.
Winding narrow paths through the gardens are ideal for relaxing walks and contemplation.
A magnificent 300 year old Banyan tree stands proud and provides shade for a cozy seating area at its foot.
A separate 1 acre lot remains vacant so as not to obstruct the views from the main house but could be used to built a new structure or to add a swimming pool.
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