Esales Property ID: es5553281
Price to sell 1,161068.00 EC Dollars or nearest offer
Cadastral District of Richmond,
St Vincent and the Grenadines
Recently Reduced for quick sale all offers considered
We are delighted to present prime development land in Union Island one of the
most unspoilt islands in SVG.
The parcel of land comprising 4 acres 3 Roods 31 Poles [215349.75 Square Feet] located in the Cadastral District of Richmond, Union Island, SVG. The land is bounded by other adjoining owners to the North, South and East boundaries and to the West boundary is a State owned a remarkable biodiverse restricted area of dry forest extending towards Chatham Bay. The forest is managed by SVG Forestry Department in conjunction with Fauna and Flora International as an important area of conservation. The land is gently sloping and roughly rectangular with a number of residential properties in the well established area. Consequently it has ample residential development potential to accommodate construction of either a substantial unique single dwelling or multiple dwellings given the size of the land.
Details of planning regulations are similar to those in the UK but more flexible and a list of reputable local architects and builders can be provided, if requested. Telecommunications services are provided by Cable & Wireless, which provides landline and wireless services (GSM). Digicel also offers competing wireless services, including the network formerly operated by AT&T Wireless/ Cingular. High-Speed Internet services are provided by Cable and Wireless (512 kbit/s down, 128 kbit/s up). The island is connected to the Saint Vincent mainland by a series of digital microwave towers through connections to neighbouring islands of Canouan and Bequia. Household electricity supplied lines on poles on the adjoining road where there is a drainage system serving the land and adjoining properties.
The Annual Union Maroon Easterval is held for three days in Ashton and Clifton before or after the full moon. It marks the start of the planting season. Activities include the Big Drum, Nation Dance and traditional folksongs is very popular and well attended. Union is noted for sailing and it attracts amateurs and professional sailors from around the world for competitions and pleasure. Ideal location to visit the smaller islands of Palm and Petit St Vincent Islands are only a short distance away.
About the Area
Union Island is part of a SVG . It has a surface of 9 square kilometres and lies about 200 km west-southwest of Barbados and is within view of the islands of Carriacou and the mainland of Grenada, which lie directly south. Clifton and Ashton are the two principal towns.
The SVG archipelago is made up of a collection of 32 islands the major ones being Carriacou, Young Island, Bequia,, Canouan, Union Island, Mayreau, Petit St Vincent, and Palm Islan and remainder of which are smaller and mostly uninhabited. All are dependant on the nation of SVG. The main language spoken is English but also a minority speak French and the currency used is the EC$ (Easter Caribbean Dollar).
Union Island has close to 3000 residents and is 3 miles long and approximately 1 mile wide, but its landscape and hills make the island look and feel much bigger. The geographic location of Union Island makes it one of the most spectacular Caribbean Islands as it is surrounded by the beautiful Tobago Cays Marine Park and several other stunning private island resorts like Palm Island, Mustique and Petit St Vincent.
The main town is Clifton where most of the businesses and hotels are located. andAshton is the second town. Ferry services operate between Clifton and Saint Vincent, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday on the MS Barracouda and the MS Gemstar. Ferry services also operate bi-weekly between Ashton and Hillsborough, Carriacou (Grenada) on Mondays and Thursdays.
The Island has long been a favourite anchor spot for sail boat cruising the Caribbean and is now becoming a top tourist destination thanks to the development of the Kitesurfing activity introduced by the JT Pro Centre Kitesurfing School located on “Kitebeach” in Clifton. There are several quality hotels, charming bars and restaurants and a lot of attractions to keep you busy during your stay on the Island including the $40 million dollar Secret Garden Resort is now being built on Union Island – See the link below for further information
More information here https://www.stvincenttimes.com/secret-garden-resort-union-island/
• Stunning views
• 20033m2 of land
• Prime Location
• Development Potential
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