Lion Castle Estate captures the grandeur of an era gone by. Set out on approximately 140 acres, this estate comprises a beautifully restored Great House, Manager’s House, apartment building, stables and even a polo field. A slight elevation of the plot allows it to take advantage of a panoramic view all the way out to the south & west coasts of the island.
The 9000sq.ft. Great House was constructed in 1721 of coral stone and is laid out on 3 floors. The main entry leads into the foyer and wrap around sun room & lounge. The reception area is over to the right and adjoins the lounge with its wet bar. The dining room is aptly placed next to the kitchen. An eastern entrance leads out onto the pool deck which embraces a medium size pool and also features a gazebo.
Upstairs comprises 3 bedrooms, 2 of which share a bathroom at the end of the hallway. The primary suite is quite spacious and has a walk-through closet area and ensuite bathroom. On the basement level there is a large living space, kitchen, laundry, storage and 4th bedroom with an adjoining bathroom.
The apartment has 2 units. Upstairs is a 2bd/2bth apartment while downstairs is a 2bd/1bth apartment. Approximately 3000sq.ft. in size this building overlooks the adjoining paddocks and field. The Manager’s House is a one-storey 2136sq.ft. building, current operating as an office but, configured as a 3bd/1bth cottage.
The grounds are quite lush and immaculate, with a pony field running all the way to the front of the property and a polo field in the rear.
The house may be purchased separately for $4.5 million BDS.