|Living Area||6,622 sqft|
On Hypoluxo Island's southern reaches, exclusive Point Manalapan provides an atmosphere of scenic serenity for this impressive estate that fronts the Intracoastal Waterway in a viewpoint focused on sparkling waters that sweep to the distant mainland coastline. Sumptuous palm trees canopy the shady entrance court introducing this six-bedroom Modern Mediterranean residence which has been totally renovated for waterfront living and entertaining in comfortable luxury.Inside, the soaring clean-lined living room plays up the waterfront view through a dramatic arched window wall with a wood-burning fireplace as a focal point. Glass doors here and in the open dining/family room invite guests outside to relax on the terrace by the full size extra-deep heated pool, next to lush lawns stretching to the new boat dock in this private backyard oasis that ends the day with a brilliant sunset over water. Other accoutrements for entertaining include the theater, wine room, and large upstairs wing served by an English-style pub bar and billiard/game room. Stretching from front-to-back in another upstairs wing, the waterfront master suite enjoys an outdoor sitting area on a large private terrace, in addition to a luxurious bath, sauna, and exercise room. Having the added protection of impact-rated glass and a generator with the capacity to power the entire house, this Point Manalapan Intracoastal estate provides everything desired.Location Lands End Road, Manalapan, Florida. Hidden away in Old Florida serenity, Point Manalapan is an exclusive enclave surrounded by the Intracoastal Waterway, and the ocean beach. Manalapan residents enjoy full guest privileges at the Five-Diamond Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa and gratis deeded membership at the private, exclusive La Coquille Club. Centrally located in the heart of South Florida's famed Gold Coast, Manalapan is about 10 miles south of Palm Beach and about 15 miles north of Boca Raton.Property Fronting 100+/-feet on the wide waters, outfitted with a new 70+/--foot dock, this direct Intracoastal estate captures the long water view in the privacy of lush landscaping with abundant palms, other mature tropical trees, garden plantings, and tall hedges. By broad lawns that stretch to the water's edge, the large terrace provides sunny and shady lounge areas around the 9+/--foot-deep full size heated pool which has a relaxing spillover spa and hot tub.Residence Totally renovated in 2009-10, with recent system upgrades, this luxurious Modern Mediterranean residence comprises a total of 8,221+/-square feet with six bedrooms, five and a-half baths, and a side-entry garage for three vehicles. There are marble floors in the main living areas and hardwood floors in the bedrooms. Impact-rated glass is used in all windows and exterior doors. Special amenities include the 1,000-gallon propane tank, full-capacity generator, four air conditioning units, 2 central vacuum systems, full house water filtration, and sound system throughout.First Floor: Right inside the foyer, the wide-open waterway view fills the dramatic window wall of the two-story living room which leads out to the pool terrace and is also highlighted by a sleek wood-burning fireplace. The adjoining dining room shares the waterfront view with the family room -wrapped with glass walls connecting to the pool terrace -and the open-plan gourmet kitchen which encompasses a bow-windowed breakfast nook and opens to a side terrace for outdoor grilling. Outfitted with granite counters including the cooking island with GE profile gas range, the kitchen also has Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawers, double ovens, a Kenmore Elite refrigerator/freezer, plus a bar area with 100+/--bottle Northland wine cooler and Scotsman ice-maker. There is also a temperature-controlled wine room with 800+/--bottle capacity. Pocket doors enter the theater room which has a large-format projection screen and custom reclining chairs. In the south wing, three bedrooms are served by two baths, one doubling as the cabana bath.Second Floor: Overlooking the living room below, the expansive entertainment wing opens to a waterfront balcony and is served by an elaborate full-service English-style pub bar. In a capacious front-to-back layout, the master suite has plantation shutters on glass doors that open to a balcony terrace capturing a romantic view of the Intracoastal Waterway and sunset. Also leading to the waterfront terrace, the suite's marble-and-granite bath is appointed with a spa tub, shower, two vanities, and private water closet. The master quarters also offer the luxury of a sauna, two walk-in closets, and a gym leading to a balcony above the front garden. Opening to the front balcony, another bedroom suite is presently used as an office. On the other side of the floor is a large bedroom suite that currently serves as a game room.