Cedar Retreat @ Old Fort Estate
Houses at Mt. Pleasant, Bequia
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Villas such as Cedar Retreat are a rare to find, blending charm and character with extreme comfort and intimacy. This home is set on a sloping hillside 200 feet above the Atlantic Ocean and also has spectacular views overlooking the Grenadine islands of Balliceaux and Mustique. Mustique is Bequia's chick little sister where numerous celebrities live and is only a few miles away.
Cedar Retreat is in the shape of a Geodesic dome and has a central open-plan living area. The unique shape of the building with its web of interconnected beams is just one of the domes unusual features. This design, although St. Vincent lies out of the hurricane zone, is claimed to be hurricane proof. A spiral staircase leads to a mezzanine bedroom suspended from a dome ceiling which contains a queen-sized bed. Further steps lead up to a viewing tower which could be used as a study.
The property has a large open terrace with a fresh water plunge pool. There are 2 separate cottages that sit adjacent to the property. The first cottage has a queen-sized bed, bathroom, and kitchenette, The second cottage also has a queen-sized bed with an office. The offices are connected by a large conjoining veranda. Cooling trade-winds blow through the house which remains cool on the hottest of Caribbean days. Wide doors allow perfect open plan living blend excellently with a tropical garden and a breathtaking view overlooking the Grenadine Islands. Contact us now for viewing!