Homes gossip: pirate-themed house perfect for Caribbean star Johnny Depp

Amira Hashish has all the latest news on celebrity moves, from a pirate-themed home that has Johnny Depp's name written all over it; to Winnie the Pooh creator, AA Milne's London home going up for sale; and Towie stars Mario Falcone and Lucy Mecklenburgh buying a home in Brentwood, Essex
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Johnny Depp has a penchant for unusual properties and a mansion that has just come on to the market with Sotheby’s has his name written all over it.

The pirate-themed villa, located in the cosmopolitan St Thomas resort in the US Virgin Islands, would be Jack Sparrow’s idea of paradise.

Named Whydah, after the 1700s ship of pirate Black Sam Bellamy, the £23 million home took four years to build and was completed in December. At 5,000sq ft, it has six bedrooms, a video arcade, a pool with a mosaic of turtles, fish and mermaids, a helipad platform and private beach access.

The owner, who works in finance, is a pirate enthusiast. Nautical bunk beds, treasure chests, cannons and guns from real pirate ships are on show throughout. Someone alert the Pirates of the Caribbean star now.

Even more homes gossip and celebrity moves...

AA MILNE's London home - where the characters of Winnie the Pooh were created - is up for sale

JOHN CLEESE is returning to London after moving to Monaco to write his memoirs

On-off THE ONLY WAY IS ESSEX couple Mario Falcone and Lucy Mecklenburgh are buying a home in Brentwood

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