**Stately home for sale in the Dominican Republic** This private stately home in 10 acres of environmental gardens and grazing land would make a perfect retirement home for wealthy citizens wanting to escape the cold of North Europe, Scandinavia, Russia and North America. The Dominican Republic is the place to be in winter because of uplifting and health giving winter sunshine with temperatures in the eighties, refreshing Easterly breeze, clean air, and warm ocean waters to swim in daily from golden sandy beaches. The [Dominican Republic](../info-coldwell-banker-Dominican-Republic-23.html "Dominican Republic") is the no 1 tourist destination in the Caribbean with over 3.5 million non-residents arriving by air, of which nearly 1.5 million arrived between January and March. This estate is perfectly located because it is only 6 miles away from the International airport of [Puerto Plata](../info-coldwell-banker-puerto-plata-26.html "Puerto Plata") where visitors could even land in the grounds by helicopter. Also, the area has many hotels, and other forms of accommodation for family members wanting to join there ageing relatives and enjoy all the outdoor activities for all ages along the coast. Alternatively, holiday homes could be built in the entrance to the estate in between two large electric gates where there is 8000 sq mtrs of perfect development land with ocean views. Inside the second gate is a 340 meter long drive bordered by palms and Greek columns where private villas or apartments could be built as water lines and electricity run the full length of the drive? There is already a two bedroom villa to one side where the staff lives but many more could be added without intruding on the exquisite environmental gardens around the mansion that would be the center of the retirement home or even a health spa. This is a grand house just perfect as the focal point for residents and their guests. The first floor has bedrooms, office, large living and dining area and huge covered terrace leading to the swimming pool that is just perfect for morning coffee and afternoon teas. On the second floor is the entertainment area and two large bedrooms on either side with ensuite bathrooms, plus terrace overlooking the gardens and countryside. This is where residents will sit and talk on an evening while watching the setting sun, long evening shadows, and the awe inspiring star studded clear night sky. On the third floor is the library and exceptionally large office that could accommodate the administration staff. They may be distracted, however, by the panoramic views on the terrace and the welcoming easterly breeze on hot sunny days. There will be a growing need for caring, well managed and exclusive retirement homes in sunny climates accessible by air. This estate has so much land that the home can expand over time with demand and adapt to the changing needs of ever increasing and wealthy ageing population from around the world. The Dominican people are the friendliest people in the Caribbean and with training will make excellent carers and support staff at a fraction of the cost of Northern hemisphere employees. There is also a very modern private new hospital in the town plus other support services, such as, dentists, physios, chiropractors, many gyms. Plus, shops, banks and a large number of international restaurants in the town and Cabarete which is noted for its romantic restaurants on the beach. There are many advantages to operating a retirement home or spa in this [area ](../info-coldwell-banker-sosua-24.html "Sosua")that we will be happy to discuss with you so please complete the information box and start the conversation for success.
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