Located on an 0.5 acre freehold, slightly rising hillside lot, Adagio Villa enjoys a spectacular view of Sir Francis Drake Channel and catches the caressing tropical breezes. The villa is less than 2 minutes' walk to Mahoe Bay, a smooth, pristine beach with excellent snorkeling. This 5 bedroom house is situated in a low density private estate within 5 minutes' drive of the Virgin Gorda airport, Yacht Harbour and excellent restaurants and shops. This is a rare opportunity to own a superior villa on Virgin Gorda.
Skillfully designed to capture an expansive and spectacular ocean view, Adagio is a contemporary Caribbean villa that unites casual outdoor relaxation with elegant luxury to make for the perfect vacation home. Its proximity to Mahoe Bay, an exquisite mile-long smooth and sheltered white sand beach on Virgin Gorda's west coast, makes it a rare offering. The calming sound of the ocean constantly serenades the property, and the tropical climate means year-round sunny enjoyment of the pristine beach.
The property consists of two pavilions separated by a private pool and patio area. The spacious Main Pavilion includes three master bedrooms and an expansive Great Room that flows out to the oversized covered verandah. To capitalize on the amazing view, the Great Room is surrounded by glass doors which, with the use of light coloured wood beams for the cathedral ceiling, make the room light and airy. The open floor plan of the Great Room comprises a newly updated kitchen, large inside dining area and alluring drawing room. Off the kitchen, is a covered bar area fully equipped with beverage fridge, ice maker, large bar sink, ample countertops and storage for bar accessories.
The Main Pavilion also includes three bedrooms, all casually luxurious, with full ensuite bathrooms including alfresco glass-walled showers. The first bedroom is a few steps off the Great Room. The second bedroom is upstairs via an interior staircase off the Great Room and elevated to enjoy an amazing view. The third bedroom of the Main Pavilion is on the lower level, enjoys a full view of the Sir Francis Drake Channel, and is roomy with beds for parents and young children or up to four children in separate beds on their own. The Guest Pavilion, which is at ground level, has two conjoining ensuite bedrooms. All five suites boast glass-blocked alfresco showers and large private balconies. Each bedroom has a private covered balcony and enjoys a view of the magnificent gardens and ocean. A ramped walkway joins the two pavilions to permit complete handicap accessibility between the two buildings.
A gorgeous free-form heated pool and surrounding tanning patio is located between the two pavilions making for a relaxing gathering spot to enjoy poolside activities including the viewing magnificent sunsets. The property boasts purposefully designed and mature tropical gardens complete with an irrigation system. Three owner-lock-ups, a large linen, towel and accessory storeroom, housekeeper's storage/laundry, garage for auto and/or small watercraft, private driveway and ample parking complete this offering.
Adagio is located in Mahoe Bay Estate, a private and coveted area along the west coast of Virgin Gorda. Mahoe Bay boasts one of the most secluded, beautiful and pristine beaches on Virgin Gorda. The common area includes a shared tennis court, management office and well maintained roads and gardens. Other shared facilities include an electric generator to supplement the island's power system in case of electrical outage. Water service by the island's desalinization water plant ensures a reliable water supply to the homes of Mahoe Bay augmented by an 18,000 gallon cistern.
Completed in 2002, Adagio was built to exceed Miami hurricane standards and has been impeccably maintained. The solid steel reinforced concrete structure incorporates continuous steel reinforced cast beams and tempered glass make Adagio hurricane safe. The house boasts cathedral ceilings of pickled cedar throughout and limestone coral tiles on the pool deck. Updated custom tropical cypress cabinetry topped by rich-toned white Caesar stone enclosing stainless steel appliances make the kitchen attractive and functional. The house is environmentally friendly with the use of LED lighting, ceiling fans throughout and thermostatically controlled high efficiency air-conditioning in the bedrooms.
Adagio is located set back just 100 yards from the beachfront for perfect privacy. It is on the west coast of Virgin Gorda and enjoys amazing sunsets. Virgin Gorda is one of the dozen inhabited islands of the British Virgin Islands. The clear turquoise seas of the BVIs are well-known world-wide as a sailing haven and host many international regattas. With a population of less than 4,000 the island is pristine and safe. Adagio is located in a low density estate 5 minutes away from the Virgin Gorda airport and Yacht Harbour as well as major shops. Within near reach there are excellent resorts, restaurants and an active nightlife. Nearby, beautiful beaches afford watersports, virgin reefs and dive sites for full enjoyment of the island life.