BUA: 8,100 sqft
Ref no: LP38307
Overlooking a breathtaking expanse of jungle, tea plantations, and the vast Indian Ocean, this exquisite property presents an unparalleled island retreat. Nestled near Galle on Sri Lankas southern coast, the estate features a diverse plantation encompassing tea, cinnamon, and pepper.
Crafted in 2010, the residence artfully blends classical Sri Lankan architecture with a luxurious modern touch, embracing the sought-after 'barefoot' aesthetic. Perched atop a hill at 800 feet, it offers mesmerizing views and refreshing breezes. The home features six bedrooms and expansive, open-plan living areas, creating a warm, inviting ambiance. Its design, ideal for hosting family and friends, provides comfortable social spaces while ensuring privacy with secluded terraces and sun decks.
At its heart lies a stunning family kitchen, complete with polished cement storage and a prominent island. The main house hosts a spacious master suite and four large double bedrooms, each with dramatic, ensuite bathrooms incorporating natural rocks. A separate sixth bedroom serves as perfect guest accommodation.
The property is surrounded by an approximately 1-acre garden that seamlessly transitions into the jungle and plantation, leading to the paddy fields below. An exquisite L-shaped infinity pool, located at the western corner, offers a serene spot to witness the spectacular sunsets.
Pokkuluwa boasts a coveted location in the island's southwestern corner, just 10 kilometers from the historic Galle Fort. The region, infused with charm, is home to a vibrant tourist and expatriate community, high-end bars, restaurants, and boutique hotels. With the Southern Expressway, travel time between Galle and Colombo is reduced to merely 1 and a quarter hours. This property isnt just a home; its an escape to paradise, a blend of luxury, serenity, and natural beauty.