Watch Hill

Golden Rock Estate

One of the most unique properties on Nevis, Watch Hill—as its name implies—overlooks the hills, valleys, and sea below. This absolutely charming compound of three cottages and outbuildings is quirky and fun, reflecting the artistic flair of its architect owner and wife. The bohemian appeal is coupled with an amazing location, with a gate leading directly into the Golden Rock Hotel property and its magical gardens and delightful restaurant “The Rocks.”

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Why We Love This House
It is just magical.
Living Room
Main house is the soul of the property with a wrap-around veranda and open living space inside, which includes a glassed-in room has built-in yacht-type seating for watching TV; built-in bookcases—sort of a library/TV space. Upstairs is a big bunk room.
Open kitchen in main house with mahogany cabinets, island in the center.
Dining is available in the main house or more likely somewhere on the wrap-around veranda of the house.
Three separate sleeping areas in the house include the bunk room upstairs in the main house, a separate main bedroom in its own cottage and a third separate building, which is a studio with queen bed, bathroom with shower, and kitchenette.
Wrap-around verandas on main house; porches on cottage and studio buildings.
Wood frame designed by architect/owner. Galvanized roofs. Built in 1992.
A wide variety of woods used in the construction of the house, which was designed and built by the owner. Floors are a mixture of light and dark hardwoods, and cabinetry is mahogany, and much of the structure is built of cedar. Three outbuildings for storage, laundry, and gardening supplies. Great area for gardening. Beautiful gardens, stone walls, and secret pathways surround all of the buildings, with easy access through at gate into the Golden Rock Hotel.

Main house 1 / 1 Cottage 1 / 1 Studio 1 / 1
Square Footage: 2000+/- sf; Size of Property: 1.2 acres

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