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Mary Ann's Tropical Building Page

This is the web site for the three villas that I built on Anguilla and the villa that I am renovating in St Barts (see Azu Villa Renovation Page), plus tropical construction tips and resources as well. These construction projects started in 1997, although land acquisition and architectural planning started in 1995. Every stage of the construction is recorded here.

We rent the villa in St Barts and the guest cottage in Anguilla (La Vanda) and the villa at the top of the Anguilla property (Mimosa), but we keep the beachfront house and pool for our own use. And we have created a name and web page for the overall completed property: Bellamare

For details on the main Anguilla beachfront house, visit the Residence Construction Page.

For the technology center, visit the "Clubhouse" Construction Page.

And finally, for the guest cottage, our first attempt at construction on Anguilla, visit the La Vanda Construction Page.

-- Mary Ann Green



Construction Tips

Thursday, June 07, 2001   Permalink

Tile Work.

As in our other buildings, Emo from Video Dynasty is back to do the tile work. Here is Emo working in the master bathroom - you can see the walled garden outside the bath, which will also have tile work.

master bath

Emo inspects the work so far...

master bath

The finished job... looking toward the master closet.

master bath

... and looking toward the shower. The white-topped containers are for ferns. There will also be orchids hanging from the walls.

master bath

Here is a close up of the trim tile - translucent glass tile from recycled soda bottles.

master bath

Emo also tiled the powder room...

master bath

... and the center of the living room.

master bath


Sunday, June 03, 2001   Permalink

Books. We have added two books to our recommended reading list:

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931 Shoal Bay Beach,
Shoal Bay,
Anguilla, Eastern Caribbean
Fax: 264.497.3295
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