Name of property:
Landhuis Groot Sint Joris
Large complex with main structure and additional buildings. Main building: one-storey structure with rectangular floor plan divided in three equal sections. Three parallel hipped roofs over sections, core section with hipped and gable end. Front façade: core section closed with almost semicircular gable with a palmet in top end, flanking sections with slightly curved rim with volute ornamentations. Cistern with aqueduct on rear side. Large closed front terrace surrounded by additional buildings. Rear terrace with semicircular middle section. Cow stable and large well on premises.
Architectural historical and cultural historical value as a country estate with a lay-out in three sections typical of Curacao and equipped with terraces. Architectural historical value because of such elements as the façade with tablet, the use of brick, the rear terrace and the large water well. Ensemble value because of the coherence of country estate, cistern, wells and additional buildings. Ditto because of its setting on a bay-site.
19th / 20th century