c. 1760 Sugarcane Plantation
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
A Piece of Caribbean History
Mid 18th century Sugarcane Plantation Home and Carriage House converted to Guest House.
The property also has not just one but two Sugar Mill Windmill ruins, each with its own uniquely designed underground tunnel systems. They are surrounded by extensive stonework walls and ruins. There is also a remarkable 90 foot underground stonework cistern.
The property is located center island St.Croix with just under 6 manicured acres full of lush Mahogany trees.
The original main house measures 1771 ft.² consisting of a spacious kitchen, dining room, living room, two bedrooms and a bath.
A late 1940s wing addition measures 760 ft.². Consisting of a hallway entrance to a living room w/kitchenette, bedroom and bath.
An entry hallway between the original house and the North Wing addition connects two spacious outdoor living areas. To the East an open 1149 ft.² covered gallery overlooks a circular sweet lime hedge "Secret Garden". To the West a 560 ft.² open deck patio. Under the shade of a banyan tree it has vista views of the two Sugar Mill Windmills and the islands hillsides and mountains.
Lower levels of the house provide ample storage space of 1094 ft.² and a garage of 380 ft.².
Still undergoing finishing touches restoration has been completed and all within the last five years. The main kitchen and both baths were total renovations. Nearly all new electric with a new 200 amp service entrance and new 200 amp main breaker box.
Both kitchens and one bath have new custom handcrafted solid wood cabinetry and countertops. Cabinets are primed and waiting a finish coat of paint of your color choice.
- 100% all new plumbing and drain lines.
- New hot water heater.
- New windows.
- New custom screen doors.
- New lower level exterior doors and vents.
- New gutters and downspout drain system.
- New roof ventilators.
- New submersible well pump and pressure tank system.
An attached enclosed 170 ft.² generator and storage room holds a whole house Tradewinds 27.5 KW diesel generator.
- New exterior entry doors.
- New roof and galvalume roofing.
- New guttering and downspouts.
The Carriage House converted guest house measures 1224 ft.². It has an additional 165 ft.² concrete pad outdoor living area.
- New windows and exterior doors.
- New galvalume roofing.
- New gutters and downspouts.
Also on the property is a 768 ft.² storage shed.
An outdoor shower house is just off of the main house.
Both houses and all building exteriors have just had a fresh coat of primer and two coats of exterior paint. The complete interior of the main house has a fresh coat of paint as well.
Septic tank recently pumped and system inspected.
Buyer to pay USVI stamp tax.
The photos don't even begin to portray the true beauty as it really is.
- Has Rentable Unit(s)
- Fresh paint
- Guest House
- Storage Building
- Wood floors
- Arched doorways
- Wrap-Around Porch
- Diesel generator
- Extensive stonework and ruins
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