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The house is situated on Tilloo Cay in an excellent location to take advantage of the gorgeous Southwest views & sunsets overlooking the Sea of Abaco and close enough to the Marsh Harbour (MHH) airport to be a convenient 15 min boat ride.
The Tilloo Cut is just to the north providing access to the best local fishing grounds, with the quaint little village of Hopetown (known for it’s beautiful red and white Lighthouse) a little further north of the cut offering all tourist options and superb beaches. Along the way are several resorts worth a visit that include ; Lubbers Landing, Cracker P’s, Abaco Inn & Tahiti Beach. Pete’s Pub is to the south past the Tilloo Reserve about 10 miles or approximately 25 minutes.
Tilloo Cay offers a tranquil setting with a private crescent shaped beach on the Abaco Sound and the wave action of the Atlantic on a dune high above the surf on the east side. All areas are accessible by foot or golf cart based on your preference.
The “Blue Doubloons” seaside cottage is a Custom Designed project featuring great views from every room, colorful exterior façade and expansive decks for a very comfortable Caribbean experience.
The amenities include a master bedroom loft with its own mini kit/bar overlooking the
Abaco sound frequently used as an overnight anchorage by yachters to enjoy the gentle
breezes and spectacular over water sunsets.
The top floor Master suite is accessed from the main living area via a “ships passage” staircase or by the rear exterior deck stairs. The rear deck is tiled and designed to be screened or enclosed as a possible option but currently features a futon for lounging in afternoon breezes.
The Master deck on the water side is also tiled with double French doors offering expansive views from the pedestal Queen bed. The Master shower stall is extra large featuring travertine tile with crown detail, pebble floor & sea turtle inserts. The floors in the bedroom are exotic hardwood (Indonesian Rosewood) or natural kempas for durability and beauty. The suite has its own air conditioning system, tv, dvd , internet, dishwasher, microwave & water heater supply.
The main floor features an open floor plan with lots of glass and expansive deck area
accessible from all rooms .The primary floors are also exotic hardwood with tile in the kitchen & bath areas. The walls & trim are tongue and groove white washed cedar through out with poly coated ceiling panels.
The appliances are electric and the stove is propane . Power is supplied by BEC with a
back-up diesel generator system on site to meet the demand of the whole house if necessary. Power outages are a fact of life in the Bahamas. Water is provided by rainfall and stored in four separate1,500 gallon tanks under the house.
A pass thru breakfast bar makes for casual dining with a separate dining area. The pass-thru counter is tumbled marble and offers service to the living room area.
Kitchen & Mini – bar counters are blue ceramic carribe tile with tumbled marble trim .
The second bedroom on the main level is a pedestal queen with luggage storage underneath and a door for access to the deck areas. The main floor bath is across the way featuring a stall shower of travertine tile with dolphin and angel fish inserts. A “non-skid” tile floor is noted and access from the deck area keeps the sand from the main living area during outside activities.
This level has its own air conditioning system, water heater, tv, dvd, internet, dishwasher, refridgerator w/ice maker, microwave etc. Fans are in all bedrooms & living areas.
The living, dining,entertainment & deck areas are furnished with woven wicker, cushioned and designed for casual use in coastal environs. Built–in seating is also available on the deck with additional cedar constructed Adirondack chairs available for additional guests.
The “Artist’s Studio“ or “Bunkie“ is located below the main house level and is accessed
by a path from the Cart Shed . It features 4 windows , small refridgerator , internet, electric & lighting. Water can be provided if needed.