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IF YOU WANT TO CALL IT “A LITTLE SLICE OF HEAVEN,” OKAY. Two properties on Tybee Island currently owned by Academy Award- winning actress Sandra Bullock are for sale listed at $6.1 million. This price includes nine parcels on 2.77 acres, with three buildable lots – two of which are beachfront. If a buyer does not want the entire estate, the guesthouse is available by itself for $1.399 million. Both houses are being sold fully furnished minus just a few personal items, according to the listing agent, Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty on Tybee Island. Get ready to say, “Wow!” 54 SOUTH December | January 2020 According to the listing site, if you might be interested in buying this property, “The main house has 3,360 square feet of luxury living for you to enjoy. Entering up the grand front stairway, flanked by expansive screened porches, puts you right in the heart of the home. The cathedral ceilings encompass the living room, dining room and kitchen, which are all open to each other, perfect for family gatherings and entertaining friends. The gourmet kitchen boasts everything the home chef needs including Viking and Sub-Zero stainless steel appliances, a wine chiller and a large butler’s pantry. The master suite is located on the main level with a separate shower and claw foot soaking tub, an expansive wall of closets, and its own screened-in porch. The main house, on its five lots, is fully fenced in with a private gated access to the secluded beach on the Atlantic Ocean for you to enjoy.” And Baywatch, “is the 2,848 square- foot guest house with three bedrooms and three full bathrooms. The open layout is made for today’s lifestyle and allows for plenty of natural light from the expansive windows and porches. There is a roomy guest bedroom on the main level, with the master suite and another bedroom on the top level. The master suite encompasses the entire back of the house and has its own balcony with ocean views and stairs to a crow’s nest that lets you see for miles! The spacious master bath has a separate shower and garden tub with double sinks and plenty of vanity space. The ground level is host to a game room, garage parking and opens onto a patio perfect for grilling and enjoying the sea air. There is a shared walkway to the north Tybee beach that is only steps away.” To inquire about purchasing either or both of these properties, contact Rachel Umbreit at (912) 220-8601 or Ruthia Lynah at (912) 441-4555 at Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty. But if you don’t want to commit to purchase either of the properties, they are available as vacation rentals through Tybee Island Vacation Rentals. “Baywatch” is the guest home. Although not “pet friendly,” as a rental, it is available for a minimum of four consecutive days from May 29 through Aug. 8, 2020. According to Tybee Island Vacation Rentals, prices are subject to seasonal rates based on demand, so it’s best to call them at (877) 277-0575, or check out the