Sweeping views abound from this prominently located beachfront residence strategically positioned at a soaring elevation over the Gulf of Mexico along Scenic Highway 98. A pristine retreat, this home has been masterfully built with an abundance of detail including a commercial seawall and private beach walkover, future gulf front pool footprint as well as a thoughtfully curated floor plan complete with a separate guest quarters on the first level for optimal comfort. The well manicured grounds of this second home offer an impressive sense of arrival with ample parking as well as an oversized garage. The interior appointments and furnishings have been completely updated and professionally curated by Risa's Interiors. The grand entry foyer spans two stories and is well designed with a central staircase as well as a private elevator with accessibility to all three floors. The separate guest apartment is located on the southern portion of the first floor complete with two full bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms as well as a full kitchen, living room and exemplary gulf views. The second level offers an open living concept highlighted by a beautifully renovated chef's kitchen, finely appointed with Thermador appliances, ample custom cabinetry anchored by a center island, granite countertops as well as exceptional Gulf views. The kitchen flows seamlessly into the open living and dining room framed by an abundance of windows offering 180 degree views of the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico as well as access to the covered outdoor living area complete with flat screen TV and gas fireplace. The second level also offers a powder bathroom, oversized laundry area as well as a full bedroom suite complete with an ensuite bathroom. The third level offers a true master retreat offering an oversized south facing master suite complete with a private patio spanning the width of the home, large walk-in closet, sitting room and spa like bathroom offering a walk-in shower, dual vanities as well as a soaking tub. There are two additional guest suites with full bathrooms on the third level allowing for an abundant sleeping capacity. Other notable features include outdoor jacuzzi and private sun deck, walled gardens on the west elevation as well as electronic hurricane shutters outfitted on each window and door opening offering optimal privacy and security. This property has not been rented and has been well maintained for second home use however it's well designed floor plan allows for ample short term rental potential. This strategic location offers optimal accessibility to world class restaurants, entertainment, boutique & outlet mall shopping as well as premium golf courses.
Listing courtesy of Scenic Sotheby's Intl Realty.