A virtually 20-acre private island within the Bahamas has simply listed on the market asking $35 million — and it seems to belong to nation music stars Faith Hill and Tim McGraw.
Named L’île d’Anges, the balmy retreat was the topic of an Architectural Digest cowl profile in 2017. The couple bought the island in 2003, however reportedly didn’t transfer in till 2012. Within the story, they admit that turning the unfold into a private residence required extra work than they’d thought.
“We got down to construct a home,” Hill instructed the publication. “We had no thought we needed to construct all the things else. We mainly needed to construct a little city.”
That included employees housing, infrastructure for development crews, water and electrical energy.
“You don’t fairly put all that collectively at first,” stated McGraw.
So, over the course of a decade, the household — together with the couple’s three daughters — stayed in seaside yurts whereas the everlasting dwelling was being constructed.
“It was like tenting,” Hill instructed AD. “The children cherished it!”
The 2 yurts are marketed within the itemizing, marketed by Knight Frank, which provides they had been “initially constructed as momentary lodging.” The AD story moreover mentions the house is a assortment of eight “pavilions,” which within the itemizing are described as “pods” which can be all related by nearly 5,000 sq. ft of coated verandas and passageways.
Knight Frank wouldn’t remark for this story. It’s not clear if the couple nonetheless owns the property, however a separate Bahamas luxurious actual property brokerage — in a 2020 printed weblog publish — lists the island as theirs. It doesn’t seem that the island has offered within the years since Hill and McGraw purchased it.
Representatives for McGraw and Hill didn’t instantly reply to The Publish’s request for remark.
Also called Goat Cay, L’île d’Anges has greater than 1 mile of water frontage. The primary house is perched on a excessive level within the middle of the island and stands at 6,517 sq. ft. There’s a nice room for entertaining household and friends — and the lounge opens onto the pool terrace. Itemizing photographs moreover present an open kitchen and eating space, private seashores and a dock.
The itemizing provides there are 4 bedrooms, 5 loos and, on the northern finish of the island, some 6,000 sq. ft of secondary lodging wanted to function the property. They embrace three employees homes, engineering amenities and mechanical storage.
L’île d’Anges is an 80-minute flight from Miami, in keeping with the itemizing.