Atelier, Carlton , St. James
Sitting on a ridge above the West coast of Barbados with dramatic views out to the ocean, Atelier House is a stunning Caribbean retreat.
Designed by architect Alistair Downie, in close collaboration with the interior architect / owner, who has completed projects for discerning owners in London, France, Italy and Kenya.
Atelier House was completed in 2012 and is finished with simple, elegant materials such as Portuguese limestone used for all kitchen surfaces and bespoke bathroom fittings, also designed by the owners.
The accommodation comprises of 4 bedrooms, two of which have en suite bathrooms. The upstairs master also has a glazed balcony with sunset views over the sea and a covered outdoor terrace for relaxing. Downstairs, the en suite extends to an enclosed outdoor shower area.
The dramatic double-height living space maximizes the stunning views of the extensive outdoor terraces and pool (32 x 27ft), and further beyond across a protected, mahogany-tree-filled gully to the Caribbean Sea.
Externally, the property is surrounded by gardens that have been planted with indigenous species of palms, lilies, bougainvillea and many flowering shrubs
In addition to the pool and terraces, there is a large roof terrace and mezzanine study area with stunning views.
Measuring 1/2 acre, the garden is accessed via a large and secure gate and has parking for several cars.
Other attractions and local activities include water sports, horse riding, the farmers’ market at Holders, golf at Sandy Lane and Westmoreland, gully walks and stunning beaches.
Children welcome with supervision
4 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms; Powder Room; BBQ; Covered terrace, Large roof terrace; Dramatic ocean views; Gated entrance, Electric gates; Staffed; Study; Swimming Pool; Wireless broadband connection; Children Welcome under supervision.