Savills | Braaid Road, St Marks, Isle Of Man, IM9 3AP | Properties for sale
154 Ac(62.32 Ha)
Guide price £25,000,000

Braaid RoadSt Marks, Isle Of Man, IM9 3AP

    Key features

    • 9 Bedroom Suites
    • 5 Reception Rooms
    • 154.0 Acres (62.32 Hectares)
    • Secondary accommodation
    • Staff accommodation
    • Swimming Pool & Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outbuildings

    Extraordinary private residential estate in a premier location on the Isle of Man with extensive leisure facilities of international standard

    About this property

    • The Ballakew Estate
      Braaid Road
      St Marks
      Isle of Man
      IM9 3AP

      A spectacular 9 bedroom mansion with separate staff accommodation.

      Ancient origins, rebuilt in recent years to an exacting specification, with an indoor pool, Spa and Gym complex, superb views and about 154 acres.

      This incredible home offers an unprecedented level of privacy and amenities.

      Ballakew is an important estate on the Isle of Man and one of the finest homes in The British Isles.

      Approached over a long carriage drive, Ballakew enjoys an elevated position with an unusual level of privacy. With its origins dating back to an ancient farmstead, Ballakew has been the subject of a total renovation over the last few years, preserving in large part the range of traditional outbuildings which are now converted into staff accommodation.

      The mansion sits in the middle of 154 acres with views in all directions over its outstanding gardens and grounds which include a private helipad and a tennis court.

      With 9 bedroom suites, indoor pool, spa complex which features two treatment rooms, relaxing spa lounge, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, plunge pool, tropical shower, male and female changing rooms, tanning studio and state of the art gym complex. The house has the benefit of a KNX intelligent house management control system, underfloor heating, full air conditioning throughout, an audio visual system and perimeter CCTV. With its all-round facilities it is a house equally suitable for family occupation or entertaining on a grand scale.

      The attention to detail employed during its construction are second to none with bespoke handmade cabinetry, specialist wall and floor finishes and highly polished doors in many areas. Outstanding handmade silk embroidered wallpaper in the hall. The indoor pool has a handmade fibre optic chandelier and has extensive use of split stone finish.

    Astounding quality, possibly one of the finest homes in the British Isles

    Mark HoldenProperty agent

    Local information

    • Ballakew is conveniently located about 8 minutes' drive from the airport between Castletown and Douglas in the southern half of the Island.
    • Castletown 5 miles, Ronaldsway International Airport 4 miles, Douglas 7 miles.
    • The Isle of Man is a British Crown Dependency, situated equidistant between England and Ireland in the Irish Sea. It has favourable strategies for corporate and personal taxation and has a highly developed financial services sector, a strong e-gaming, e-commerce, biotech and manufacturing base.
    • There are a number of incentives and regulatory controls in place to encourage and develop business. The Isle of Man offers 0% rate of corporation tax for most businesses, no capital gains or inheritance tax, personal income tax at 20% with a maximum tax cap of £175,000 per annum.
    • Located at the centre of the British isles and with excellent communications, the Isle of Man is a safe environment to live and establish business. London airports 60 minutes, Dublin 40 minutes, Manchester & Liverpool 40 minutes, Glasgow & Edinburgh 60 minutes, Geneva (seasonal) 120 minutes
    • (all distances and times are approximate).

    Additional information

    • EPC Exempt