Development Opportunity in Stunning Caribbean Location, Monchy, Saint Lucia, West indies, Caribbean islands
With its gloriously warm climate, welcoming atmosphere and stunning Caribbean coastlines, it is little wonder that the island of Saint Lucia remains one of the most desirable places across the world to be. On offer here is your chance to invest in this mesmerising part of the the world with this fantastic plot of land.
Owned by musician Leee John and the John family, who are proud to present this development opportunity in the beautiful green and fertile surroundings of Monchy, St Lucia. With an extensive area of 78,620 square feet this is a real chance for prospective developers to purchase their own slice of St. Lucia heaven! This really is a blank canvas, just waiting for someone with the ambition and creativity to transform it into a mesmerising new project.
This amazing site not only offers buyers a potentially comfortable, modern and spacious place to live but is also a fantastic investment in the holiday rental market which is going through a golden age right now thanks to the emergence of direct rental sites such as Airbnb and booking.com. Saint Lucia is unsurprisingly one of the fastest growing regions across the Caribbean islands in this market. As well as being surrounded by excellent amenities, bars and restaurants, Monchy has the added advantage of being just minutes away from many of the regions’ stunning beaches and coastal areas.
Monchy is not only a fascinating place but is also a great base to discover many of the islands other wonderful areas such as the nearby capital, Castries. For those wishing to venture a little further, Saint Lucia itself is a great point from which to discover the limitless other fascinating countries and cultures across the Caribbean and the Americas such as the USA, Mexico, Barbados, Puerto Rico, Cuba and South America.
Those wishing to get out and about will be further intrigued by the many walking, cycling water sports and fishing areas near the site. Golf fans will not be disappointed either as the area is close to many excellent courses such as Sandals Golf and Country Club (just a few miles away)
The area is also very well served transport wise via road, sea and air. Being so close to the coast, in Monchy you are never far away from many seaports, some of which also offer boat day trips. The nearest international airport is Hewanorra international Airport, which is just 40 miles away. This of course provides yet another huge plus point in the context of the holiday rental and commuter markets.
The land is green and fertile spread across 78,620 square feet. There are 2 possible entrances one at the top of the hill where there are a few houses on the highway side, and one is a private entrance where a private road can easily be constructed. The main road leads to and from the airport.
At present, the interior of the land is not built on, it contains mango trees, bush and other greenery, leading into a valley type area. Electrical and water available, adjacent to property at roadside. Local store and bar nearby also.
Full planning permission in progress.
All main roads leading to the property and alongside it are well paved, fully constructed and include street lighting. The subject property is still virgin; consequently, no infrastructure has been established. However, all services of Water, Electricity, Telephone and Cable Television can be tapped from appropriate authorities’ mains as adjacent domestic buildings are fully serviced.
POTENTiAL DEVLOPMENT USES
The land can be built into a private enclosed condominium with outdoor waterfall and swimming pool, health spa, 4 separate guest houses / hotel, a private mini Sandals type resort for exclusive clientele. There also could easily be added a mini golf course, or a sports facility. With full planning permission in progress, there are a wealth of possibilities for potential commercial and domestic uses for developers looking to purchase land in St Lucia.
Hewanorra international Airport at Vieux Fort is located on the southern end of the island and serves primarily international flights. George F. L. Charles Airport (SLU), formerly known as “Vigie Airport”, is located on the outskirts of Castries in the north and is used for inter-island flights.
ABOUT THE AREA
Blessed by nature, St Lucia has geographic and cultural riches enough to embarrass far bigger nations. Notwithstanding, it remains a down-to-earth place that wears its breath-taking beauty with nonchalance.
Noted for its oodles of small and luxurious resorts that drip colour and flair, it is really two islands in one. Rodney Bay in the north offers lazy days and modern comforts amid a beautiful bay. in the south, Soufriere is at the heart of a gorgeous region of old plantations, hidden beaches and the geologic wonder of the impossibly photogenic Pitons.
Nature lovers can hike to jungle-clad waterfalls, climb extinct volcanic cones or zip through the forest canopy on land, or dive beneath the calm Caribbean to get up close to St Lucia’s marine life. Foodies will be enamoured with the islands delicious Creole cuisine.
Monchy is situated just north of the Capital of St.Lucia – Castries. it’s known for palm lined Vigie Beach and as a port of call for cruise lines, with duty-free shopping near the harbour. The Cathedral Basilica of the immaculate Conception, with its colourful murals, sits by leafy Derek Walcott Square park.
Monchy is also located about 4 kilometres from Gros islet. Gros islet was originally a quiet fishing village but has since gone on to become one of the more popular tourist destinations in the country.
Public transportation is available to Castries and thence to areas further south and to the Castries/Gros islet Highway for access to other Northern areas, which provide shopping, recreation, business and banking, commercial and public services. Petit Dauphin is approximately 7 miles from Gros islet and 11 miles from Castries City Centre.
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Located in a peaceful and well-run community
Spacious 78,620 square feet site
An unspoilt, quiet, peaceful area which makes it attractive for residential type development
Great opportunity for commercial development such as hotel/sports club also
No neighbourhood nuisances
DCA approval in principle
Surrounded by stunning views
Proximity to services of Water, Electricity, Telephone and Cable T.V.
Public transportation is available to Castries and thence to areas further south and to the Castries/Gros islet Highway for access to other Northern areas
Huge potential in the holiday rental market
Minutes from many stunning beaches
Close to essential amenities in the town
Close to many excellent bars and restaurants
Surrounded by numerous walking, cycling, water sports and fishing areas
A great from which to discover many other fascinating places across the Caribbean and The Americas
Just 20 minutes from Saint Lucia’s glorious capital, Castries
Just a few miles from Sandals Golf Course (https://www.sandals.co.uk/grande-st-lucian)
Excellent transport links
Just 40 miles from Hewanorra international Airport