|Living Area||3,860 sqft|
|Neighborhood||Lauderdale By The Sea|
Location El Mar Drive, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida. Just completed in 2008, Oriana-by-the-Sea brings to fruition an idyllic oceanfront lifestyle in an intimate gated enclave of only 34 luxury residences, basking in balmy breezes and glorious scenery right on 400Â± feet of wide sandy beachfront. The romance and charm of the Mediterranean seaside carries through the striking architecture, centered on an oceanfront courtyard pool, amid palm-studded tropical landscaping. Amenities also include a state-of-the-art fitness center. All of the construction finishes and features are of the very highest caliber. Oriana is within walking distance of many shops and restaurants in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, a quaint seaside community located just east of Fort Lauderdale on a beautiful barrier island. This unique Gold Coast gem maintains its tranquil atmosphere through careful zoning and is known for its pristine beaches and living coral reef just offshore, ideal for snorkeling and scuba diving. Residence One of only 10 direct oceanfront townhomes at Oriana is presented in this brand-new residence showcaseing unsurpassed ocean views. A private elevator serves all levels of the spacious floor-plan totaling 4,872Â± square feet including 3,860Â± square feet of air-conditioned living space including three bedrooms and four and a-half baths, plus a private two-bay garage with additional storage. The fenced courtyard loggia with private spa is an added luxury. Main Level: Opening from the spacious foyer, the formal living room (23â€™ x 25â€™) observes the ocean through a bank of French doors to a full-length oceanfront terrace. The coffered ceiling and limestone-faced wood-burning fireplace refine the casually elegant ambiance. The tray-ceilinged formal dining room is served by the top-of-the-line gourmet kitchen with Italian Snaidero cabinetry, complementary granite counters, Sub-Zero refrigerator, and Miele dishwasher, range hood, and coffee/cappuccino/espresso machine. A U-Line wine cooler is included in the convenient butlerâ€™s pantry. A powder room completes this level. Upper Level: The oceanfront master suite opens to a private terrace looking out over the beach, the pier, and endless blue waters. A walk-in closet is featured along with a luxurious two-room bath with oceanview spa tub and separate shower. Two more bedroom suites are also provided. Entry Level: Opening to the beachside loggia with private gate leading onto the sands, this level features a cabana complete with built-in bar for entertaining, in addition to a full bath and laundry room.