“Incredible Panoramic Sea Views and Delicious Trade Breezes”

LOCATION- Located in the exclusive residential community of North View Estates. This community was established approximately 20 years ago and contains forty one properties each with a minimum size of five cuerdas. This community has deeded protective covenants that restrict the property to residential only use. Currently there are eighteen finished homes in this community. The community has a community association and architectural committee. North View Estates is located approximately four miles east of the small commercial town in a rural area with no commercial interests. The entrance to North View Estates is accessed via Rt 250 which is a two lane road that extends another mile to the east end of Culebra, ending at Zoni Beach. This remarkable beach is one mile of white sand and is a nesting area for the Leatherback turtles. From Zoni Beach you look out to the islands of St Thomas, Culebrita and Cayo Norte. Typically on a busy day there might be fifty persons enjoying the delights of Zoni. The "east end" which has three five acre residential communities including North View Estates is what is known as the high investment grade area of Culebra. In this exclusive area the land is zoned either five or twenty-five cuerdas a house. It is very rare to find a zoning of this quality anywhere in the Caribbean. Culebra in its early development during the 70’s created this unique zoning that has help to protect and preserve its natural beauty. This zoning which protects your investment makes Culebra a very exceptional Caribbean island and secures the value of your investment in a property like Summerwind. Note: one cuerda equals .971 of an acre.
   

     
PROPERTY: Summerwind is located on 6.32 cuerdas (approx 6 acres) of beautiful hillside property inside the community of North View Estates. This stunning secluded location above the natural pristine beauty of Manglar Bay creates some of the best 180 degree panoramic Caribbean water views including the islands of Culebraita, St Thomas and Vieques all the while offering a excellent exposure to the cooling trade breezes. This property is deeded and titled.
     
     

Living Area

Dinning to Living Area

Dinning & Kitchen
     

Master Bedroom
RESIDENCE: Summerwind is designed to be an simple but elegant representation of what a Caribbean home should be for the easy enjoyment of the magnificent natural beauty of Culebra and the grace of its enchanting serenity. Summerwind was completed in 2000 by one of Culebra’s famous old school builders and is in very good condition. Summerwind is perched on a hillside above Manglar Bay for a maximum exposure to the stunning views and cooling trade breezes. The residence is composed of two floors. The first floor in concrete construction contains a large bedroom / bath suite 26x 12, the cisterns, pump storage room and a separate storage room area that can also be used as a car garage. The upper second floor contains the main living area with extensive decking. The main level sports a master bedroom bath suite, two large bedrooms and an additional bathroom. The balance of the main living area is an open concept of a spacious living, dining and kitchen area with high 12 ft beamed wooden vaulted ceilings that offer a custom design that opens onto an enormous wrap around deck of 770 sq ft that is partially protected with a veranda for the best experience of outside Caribbean enjoyment.
Master Bathroom
     

2nd Bedroom

3rd Bedroom

2nd Bathroom


Downstairs Bedroom

Downstairs Bathroom
   


Community Dock

Community Dock
   
   

Landscape Design- provides for a very eclectic Caribbean flavor with a variety of tropical plants, trees, cactus, and flowering plants. The setting for this property is a tropical paradise that is very private and requires minimum maintenance.

 

Security Gate and Entry- Historically security has not been a major issue on Culebra but this property has a shared electric security gate with a key pad. Additionally,  there is a separate gated driveway to the residence.

Community Dock:North View Estates is the only east end community with a community dock. The community dock that is located in the spectacular natural beauty of the very tranquil ManglarBay. The dock of 125 feet length is perfect for a dinghy tie up or for load or unloading from larger boats. Manglar bay is an exceptionally calm bay that is perfect for the anchorage or mooring of larger boats.

 

Boating & Fishing Adventures: Manglar Bay is one of the best locations to many adventures and also little know to the outside world. Manglar Bay offers excellent Tarpon grounds and the entry has fishing flats that offer Bone Fishing. A short five minute boat ride takes you to excellent areas for trolling tuna, mahi-mahi, King and Sierra fishing. You are about 12 miles from St Thomas and just a few more miles to St John’s. There is excellent diving and snorkeling nearby coral reefs where rays and turtles are easily located.

Furnishings: Summerwind  is being sold fully furnished in an excellent Caribbean style and design..

Potential Rental Property: This property has never been a vacation rental but would make an attractive rental property with some excellent potential.

Additional Features:- “to list just a few”

> Total four bedrooms and three bathrooms

> 1755 sq ft total interior living space, 770 sq ft decks, 324 sq ft storage plus 231 sq ft  garage/storage space

>AC units and ceiling fans in all bedrooms and living areas.

>Includes all outdoor furniture and all custom hurricane shutters and electric panels – although there has not been a hurricane on Culebra for 17 years.

> Electric and internet access to property

>Estimated Property Taxes - $2,500 annually

Exclusively Listed with Culebra Island Realty

Affordably Priced - $990,000