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A short drive or leisurely walk will take you to Holetown, which is home to numerous amenities including the ever-popular Limegrove Lifestyle Centre and Cinema, the famous 2nd Street restaurant row, the Chattel Village, Massy Supermarket and many other amenities including St. James Church, Sandy Crest Medical Centre and a variety of other banks and retail shops. Porters Place is comprised of 21 free-standing villas in a quiet pocket of breezy lush vegetation and mature trees in the parish of St. James on the west coast of Barbados. If the ocean is your priority, you can enjoy some of the most beautiful beaches in the world within a few minutes walk of the development such as Alleynes Bay or Colony Club Beach as it’s familiarly known. Fully detached, freehold luxury villas, architecturally designed to facilitate seamless flow between indoor and outdoor living. Each villa will have its own solar water heater, photovoltaic system and rainwater collection tank. Each luxury villa is positioned on a plot of approximately 5,450 sq. ft offering either three or four generous double bedrooms and three or four bathrooms respectively. The three-bedroom villas are arranged over 1,800 sq. ft of the covered area while the four-bedroom option extends to 2,195 sq. ft of covered space with dedicated exterior patio space of approximately 1,000 sq. ft for either configuration. Entertaining will flow seamlessly from within the villa to the covered dining area and onto the deck surrounding either the 14’ or 20’ pool. With privacy in mind, a detached structure ensures peace and quiet for all residents, whilst encouraging a community feel with farmers garden, open green spaces and common areas, allowing for social interaction and activities. The garden surrounding each villa is designed to be ultra-low maintenance while maintaining lush and bountiful plant life, providing a warm and healthy perimeter to every building. Rainwater collection tanks, solar water heating and photovoltaic systems will ensure close to net-zero consumption for electricity and water. The organic community garden will provide residents with the opportunity to access or harvest beautiful organic heads of lettuce, heirloom tomatoes and a multitude of fruits and vegetables. The organic garden maintenance program will ensure you have a healthy and chemical-free option to serve in your own kitchen. A large and varied selection of restaurants and bars, ranging from the unspoilt local atmosphere of Juju’s Beach Bar to the upscale Lonestar Restaurant, also sit within easy reach making for hassle-free social outings at nearly any time of day.