732.9 acre private island for sale in the southern Berry Islands of The Bahamas with 13 beaches, paved airstrip and several buildings.
Private Island for Sale in The Bahamas
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A Private Island Paradise
The offering includes 735.92 acres with 105 platted lots, creating a fantastic development opportunity or a private island paradise.
Located in the southern Berry Islands to the East of Chub Cay (with customs and the World Famous Chub Cay Club) in an area well known for great fishing, the island features over 60 feet of elevations and 12 miles of shoreline and 13 sandy beaches.
The island easily accessible by boat, seaplane or by the 4,000 foot paved airstrip.
A Unique History
This historic island was once owned by Marion Carstairs, a Standard Oil Heiress and charismatic character who built the island’s first homes, roads and runway.
While on island she hosted celebrities, captains of industry along with heads of state including the Duke and Duchess of Windsor.
Accommodations on the island include a great house complete with tennis facility, swimming pool and museum.
Nearby is the the historic village including residences, school and radio station. which housed the up to 40 employees of Ms. Carstarirs in the island’s heyday.
Other buildings on the island include a seaside cottage constructed for the famous actress Marlene Dietrich, a church, lighthouse and cliff house featuring 1,200 feet of air conditioned living space.
All of the buildings apart from the cliff house are in need of some form of restoration.
This island offers a plethora of options for the keen private island connoisseur including being able to create a wholly owned private island out of the undeveloped eastern portion of the island.
Complete information, plans and analysis are available upon request.
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