The Cuckoo’s Nest

Colonial Style home on the canal

IMG_3847EN600x400Few homes fully embody the beauty of its surroundings quite like the Cuckoo’s Nest of Lyford Cay.

A spacious Colonial style, 6 bedroom 6.5 bathroom home with 9,656 sq. ft. under roof and 70 feet on the canal.

Verandahs and Bahama shutters set the tone for this elegantly completed island home with Sapele mahogany hardwood flooring throughout, tray ceilings and wainscot paneling.

The ground floor is comprised of a spacious entry foyer, formal living and dining room with working gas fireplace and a concertina door which folds back entirely revealing canal views, pool and spa.

The kitchen and family room are combined featuring a bay window, tray ceiling and patio access. The spacious kitchen has custom cabinetry. There are 2 large walk-in pantries and a storage room off the kitchen.

Additionally there is a wet bar, powder room and 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms.
The second floor has 4 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, laundry room and a study.

The spacious master bedroom suite features separate his and her bathrooms with walk-in closets.

The Cuckoo’s Nest is located on a private enclosed 1 acre tropically landscaped lot with electric gates and circular driveway. A three car garage with unfinished space above can easily be finished to accommodate live in staff or guests.

Amenities include, generator, water system and central air-conditioning. Bahama hurricane shutters on windows, irrigation system, garden lighting, dock with 50 amp power supply, well water for pool and irrigation, pool and Jacuzzi, electric roll down screens on the patio and storm protection glass on doors.

Features and Details

  • MLS ID: WXZG34 
  • Region - Country: Caribbean 
  • Island: Bahamas 
  • Locale: Nassau - New Providence 
  • Community: Lyford Cay 
  • Address: Lyford Cay Drive, The Bahamas 
  • Listing: For Sale 
  • Location: Canalfront 
  • Property: House-Villa 
  • Ownership: Freehold 
  • Class: Residential 
  • Bedrooms:
  • Bathrooms: 6.5 
  • Floors:
  • Furnished: Yes 
  • Living Area: 9656 
  • Total Area: 9656 
  • Lot Size: 1.03 
  • Auto Garage: 3 Car 
  • Age: Less Than 5 Years 
  • Price: $5,500,000 
  • Currency: USD 
  • Agency Name:: Lyford Cay Sotheby's International Realty 
  • Agent Name:: George Damianos 
  • List Order: 4280