Luxurious and very private, St. Barts Villa owned by actor, comedian, writer, playwright, producer, musician and composer, Steve Martin is still waiting for a buyer. Villa Au Soleil, beautifully situated high in the hills of Lurin on the Caribbean island of St. Barthelemy is up for sale on the open market with a multi-millionaires only asking price of €8,750,000 ($11,412,547).
The half-acre property has four bedrooms and four full bathrooms, with a large deck and wide views of St. Jean Bay. Renovated in 2003, the home has a mixture of American and local furnishings.
Au Soleil boasts a gourmet kitchen, a formal dining room and a spacious living room with a media area. A covered terrace with a barbeque provides a special spot for dining al fresco and is perfect for entertaining. In fact, there are multiple terraces and guests are treated to dramatic sunsets from each.
This Villa which comes with a caretaker’s house, garnered many accolades for its ambiance, spectacular pool, a secluded Balinese-style gazebo set amidst lush tropical gardens; a true sanctuary with a lily pond and 270 degree views.
“People are first drawn to Villa Au Soleil by the opulent layout and extraordinary views and then after they arrive they find themselves falling in love with its hominess and warmth,” said Peg Walsh, Founder of St. Barth Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. “The tropical colonial charm that is felt throughout the house and the grounds seems to be the magic ingredient that has so many people declaring that they have found their ultimate home in St. Barth.”