|Living Area||5,545 sqft|
|Neighborhood||355 - Merritt Island S of Pineda|
Barbecue, Deck, Dock, Patio, Sprinkler.
Location An amazing opportunity, this water front estate is beyond compare as a comfortable family home, vacation retreat or a showplace for entertaining. Living on the Indian River and the Banana River is a striking world of splendor on its own. The rivers are a paradise for boating and fishing and fill your timeless need for relaxation as well as recreation. With ocean access to the north or south or cruising down the Intracoastal, the dazzling waters provide the perfect backdrop for your lifestyle. This is one of the rare areas in the county where you have open water views and deep water for a larger vessel. The Prestigious, Tropical Trail, is a haven for bikers, runners or for just enjoying an evening stroll along the river. It is a paradise away from the hustle and bustle yet still minutes from local dining, shopping, the pristine Brevard County Beaches, A+ schools, and you are just about an hour from Orlando International Airport Property There is simply no greater pleasure than that of a Riverfront residence expressly created to enrapture the senses and indulge every desire. All this is consummately embodied in this spectacular French Country estate, an unparalleled piece of River to River property. Sprawling on a .82 acre parcel in an almost impossibly beautiful setting, this walled and gated compound is impressive yet completely comfortable and welcoming. With the great house as its centerpiece, the property features combined living spaces totaling 5,203± square feet with 6 bedrooms, five full and two half baths, including a private guest apartment and additional guest suite. Exquisite details intertwine in a rich tapestry throughout lavish entertaining areas and intimate retreats, with the artful floor plan blending seamlessly with stunning outdoor venues. Grand windows give way to sweeping lawns with luxuriant gardens, mature oaks, and specimen palms. There is a riverfront pool as well as an enormous deck and dock with boat lift and dining area. Fronting on both the Indian River and the Banana River, the serene grounds also highlight mature fruit trees, and native and flowering horticulture. The allure of this estate is immeasurable and irresistible. Residence Resplendent in a wealth of comfortable elegance, this stately features hand scraped maple floors, a full house sound system, the highest quality of designer finishes, detailed craftsmanship, high ceilings, elegant terraces and custom lighting and fixtures.A welcoming foyer introduces the dramatic salon, rich in appointments, with cedar wood beamed vaulted ceilings, detailed moldings, a full wall of French doors, and full plantation stutters. Designed for use and function, the epicurean’s kitchen has large island and an enormous amount of storage and counter space making this area perfect for family cooking or an easy transition to large scale entertaining. Featuring custom hand-made cabinetry, double pantry with slide outs, granite counters, a Thermador cook top and warming drawer, Miele oven and microwave and Dacor fridge no detail has been overlooked. River views sweep through the breakfast area and family room repleat with custom detailing and state of the art conveniences. A pass through fireplace and amazing windows and grand bar area complement the stunning views provided by the gorgeous natural backdrop. An office nook, perfectly located and skillfully designed adds to the masterful design of this purposeful floor plan. A delightful guest suite is located in the northeast corner of the home and provides a luxurious retreat for your family or friends, compete with its own private patio garden. In the opposite wing are 3 more bedroom suites, one with a sitting area, plus a fabulous laundry room with storage and a perfectly located garage and exterior accessed mud room. A romantic oceanfront balcony opens from the three rooms comprising the grand master suite which spans the second floor of the main residence. Elegantly appointed with outstanding finishes adding a spectacular flair, the spacious and luxurious bedroom is complemented by a separate sitting room, a private office, walk-in wardrobes, and sumptuous spa style bath with his-and-her vanities and an amazing and artful glassed multi-head shower. Accessible by private entrance through the mud room, a complete guest or Mother-in-law apartment features a spacious living area and complete kitchen. A full sized bedroom, overlooking the gorgeous grounds also boast a private terrace, perfect for taking in the beautiful sunsets over the river. Accessible by a set of stairs, the design allows for installation of an elevator. Outside, designed to appreciate the beauty that is abundant in this river to river property, this beautifully landscaped, gated estate features an expansive outdoor entertainment space capturing the panoramic view. Served buy a screened patio and built in grill, perfect for outdoor dining or entertaining and a breezy expansive deck stretching across the waterfront. A shimmering crystal blue pool and spa overlooks the serene waters of the Banana River. A large dock, set up for a lift and large sitting area provides the perfect backdrop for a romantic riverfront meal or fun family barbeque. On the west side, drop in your paddleboard or jet ski for a day of fun on the gorgeous Indian River.