Recorded beach easement. Designed by Thomas Christ, of Christ and Associates Architects and Planners, this Classic Southern Estate Manor rising twenty-five feet above sea level offers breathtaking gulf views that embody the essence of coastal living. We invite you to discover a gem to be enjoyed as an extraordinary vacation home or year-round residence. Tucked away in Bannerman Beach Estates amidst twisted oaks, lush palms and native vegetation, this stately residence is a must for families who demand privacy without compromising view, style, quality, design or beauty. Upon arrival, this home makes a powerful statement of grandeur amongst the lush, native landscape nestled in this picturesque estate setting. The home graciously encompasses the ultimate in both indoor and outdoor living.The attention to detail extends well beyond the magnificent dwelling which features raised ceilings, deep crown moulding throughout, incredible master suite, 2 guest suites, a living room, dining room, gathering room, office (or 4th bedroom), kitchen, elevator, 2 powder rooms and much more. The outdoor oasis features a pool, fire pit, terraces, pergolas, over 1600 square feet of porches and verandas which offer freedom to enjoy outdoor living in countless ways while punctuating the home and landscape with sheer beauty. In keeping with a plantation like elegance and warmth, the owners engaged the original interior designer, Jamie Christ, of Christ and Associates and Planners, to assist in capturing their vision of bringing the home's kitchens, baths and flooring up to date utilizing fine materials, craftsmanship and excellent interior design. The entrance hall's Grand Staircase leads to the second floor main living area which reveals fine architectural details, a soothing palette of colors and stunning views from the living areas. At once you are drawn to four sets of French doors opening to a deep porch that expands the breadth of the living and dining rooms. You cannot wait to discover more about the home but are beckoned to linger on the porch in awe of nature's picturesque display. The bright living area flows to the formal dining room which is adjacent to the gourmet kitchen and morning porch. The kitchen's granite countertops are set off by a backsplash reminiscent of sea glass and the appliances are top of the line Sub Zero refrigeration and Wolf built in double ovens with a gas cooktop on the large island. The Master Bedroom is Suite Inspiration with double entry doors, a dressing area with wardrobe closets, dual walk in closets, and elegant master bath flanked by his and her water closets, expansive vanity, separate steam shower and corner jetted tub. The master dressing area also offers a convenient back access to the laundry and kitchen areas. The first level comprises a three car garage which is hidden from the circular brick paved entry drive, an office which can be converted for a fourth bedroom, a wide elevator, and extraordinary guest quarters. An open gathering room, featuring three sets of French doors, marries the space between the guest suites and opens to a deep verandah overlooking the pool, fire pit and pergola. Guests also enjoy the veranda, their own private bath (one with seamless shower entry), kitchen, dining room and laundry. Rarely does a home become available in this coveted hidden neighborhood on 30A. We welcome you to take the opportunity to own a home of this magnitude in Bannerman Beach Estates that sits on approximately 26 acres with 700 feet of private beach between Little Redfish and Big Redfish Lakes.
Beach, Gated Community, Pets Allowed, Waterfront
Electric Available, Gas - Natural, Phone Available, TV Cable Available
Garage, Garage: Attached, Guest, Oversized
Pool - In-Ground, Private, Community
Breakfast Bar, Built-In Bookcases, Ceiling Raised, Fireplace, Fireplace Gas, Floor Hardwood, Floor Tile, Floor WW Carpet, Furnished - None, Kitchen Island, Lighting Recessed, Owner's Closet, Pantry, Shelving, Split Bedroom, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Woodwork Painted, Ceiling Crwn Molding, Guest Quarters, Plantation Shutters, Wallpaper, Wet Bar, Elevator
Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Oven:Self Cleaning, Refrigerator, Refrigerator W/Ice Maker, Security System, Smoke Detector, Stove/Oven Gas, Washer, Oven Double, Wine Refrigerator
A/C: Two Or More, A/C: Central Electric, Ceiling Fans, Water Heater - Two +
Balcony, Patio Covered, Pool - In-Ground, Porch Covered, Porch Open, Sprinkler System, Cabana, Columns, Fenced Lot-Part, Lawn Pump, Patio Open, Pavillion/Gazebo, Yard Building
Interior, Within 1/2 Mile Of Water, Irregular, See Remarks, Wooded
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Listing information last updated on June 29th, 2017 at 4:00am CDT.