THE ADDRESS Magazine Summer 2014 - Page 129

The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream, highlighted by Scavolini kitchen cabinets, high-end stainless steel appliances and Caesarstone countertops. The sense of refinement is carried throughout, and is evident in the four luxuriously appointed bedrooms. Each of the two master suites enjoys 10-foot ceilings, a private balcony, a walk-in closet and a pampering ensuite bathroom with Roman soaking tubs and double showers. The two guest suites come complete with ensuite bathrooms and enjoy unobstructed views of the coastline. The designer villa also has an additional lounge area and laundry room. Set within its own extensive grounds of 1.3 acres, the ultra-contemporary abode blends the benefits of its elegant surroundings with a peaceful and private setting enveloped by scenic splendour. A prized outdoor lifestyle is enhanced by a covered dining area, complete with a barbecue and preparation area. Another outstanding architectural feature is the 24-metre infinity lap pool with built-in bar seating and integrated Jacuzzi pool. The intimate sunken fire pit with built-in seating is a unique feature, creating a spellbinding, magical ambience. Amongst the desirable villa’s numerous sumptuous amenities are Bose surround sound system both indoor and out, central air conditioning with independent control for each room, custom-made tempered glass rails surrounding all terraces, Zucchetti bathroom fittings, automated shades, solar panelling, green roof and septic recycling system. Nestled between the coastal towns of Marbella and Nosara along the northern coast of Guanacaste province, the extraordinary oceanview villa is located in a place of singular beauty. Exceptionally private, yet just minutes from the most pristine powder sand beaches found in Costa Rica, here one can enjoy activities such as surfing, snorkelling and kayaking. Guanacaste's oceans are a natural breeding ground for whales, sharks, manta rays, dolphins, sea turtles and numerous tropical fish. Within Guanacaste, there are seven national parks that promise nature enthusiasts a level of biodiversity unknown in most regions of the world. Superlative in modernity, impeccable in design, mesmerising in its tropical atmosphere, this über-stylish villa is one of Costa Rica’s finest. Price: USD1.929 million. CONTACT Modern Homes Worldwide +44 (0)20 7095 8703 129