The Secret Garden is an inviting two-level home with a touch of spanish-colonial styling. The distribution revolves around an indoor garden freshly illuminated by a triple-height skylight ceiling. Surrounded by a large and manicured garden ideal for casual strols or social events due to its lake, wood bridges, natural gazebos and walking trails, The Secret Garden offers a 1.7acre property within a private gated residential community in San Vicente de Heredia. Located at the end of the condominium, secluded from the other equally impressive homes, The Secret Garden welcomes you amidst a calm and peaceful setting. The covered entrance features...a wood-detailed ceiling that becomes a curved stone arch suspended by round columns. The grand entrance double door opens onto the social area of The Secret Garden with its Spanish porcelain floor. The main living room boasts almond wood floors, exposed wood beams and vaulted brick ceilings. Expansive windows to one side and the skylight from the partially covered indoor garden ensure a well-lit and refreshing area. An L-shaped marble countertop subtly creates the visual separation between the living room, bar area, and the main dining room. The dining room at The Secret Garden is a formal area boasting wood detailing in baseboards and ceilings. The area opens through wood sliding doors to the terrace, a covered space offering an open distribution and stone floors, perfect for a BBQ. Conveniently, the dining room also connects through a double-swing door to the kitchen. The Secret Garden’s kitchen is a spacious area that offers an informal dining room and boasts ceramic floors. Marble countertops cover wood furniture and a central counter ideal for dish preparation. Top-quality brands such as GE and Frigidaire equip the kitchen with stainless steel appliances. The right-side of the entrance at The Secret Garden greets you with a stunning view. A triple-height domed ceiling with an intricate stained glass skylight designed by renowned artist Fernando Chamer covers the imposing and curved staircase. This ample area boasts a refreshing air due to a beautiful indoor garden overlapped by the staircase. The main level has one of the secondary bedrooms which offers wood floors, a walk-in closet and a personal bathroom with marble tops and Spanish porcelain veneer. The Secret Garden’s upper level and private area greets you with a curved and brick ceiling to the master bedroom and library. Wood floors and expansive windows are featured. An area similar to a balcony offers a closed space with many windows that may be used as a reading or resting area. The wood floors continue into the bathroom, its Jacuzzi and two sinks opposite each other. In addition, a shower and a walk-in closet with vanity are offered. The upper floor also connects to a reading worm’s dream area. The library offers almond wood floors and a domed ceiling with indirect lighting. A round and hollow distribution looks down to the library’s lower level, accessed through a spiral staircase. This first floor resembles, and may be used as, an office. A vertical window with stained glass and its spacious area contribute to its warm and inviting air. The Secret Garden offers a custom-built elevator and a large service area. Two bedrooms, a dining and laundry room, and a complete bathroom are offered. The house offers garage space for three cars and outside space for more than a dozen. Mature trees, a landscaped design and almost two acres of gardens characterize The Secret Garden property. Walking trails wind up and down through wood bridges and over a peaceful lake where colorful koi fish live. A natural gazebo, statues and an intimate deck completely surrounded by tall shrub hedges are just a few of the wonders that this flawless garden offers.
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