Just 7 minutes north of Sandestin and Grand Blvd yet worlds away rests a beautiful custom Mediterranean estate situated on 100 ft of Choctawhatchee Bay. This showpiece's timeless, luxurious appointments; open, airy floor plan; and opulent landscaping are matched in exquisiteness only by the surrounding natural scenery. A large expanse of glass seamlessly merges the interior with the outdoors. A spectacular, fenced-in bayfront oasis features a large pool and covered sitting area. Characteristic of Mediterranean architecture, this well-designed home features a grand entry, umber tones, sweeping classic lines, wrought iron accents, a barrel tile roof, and an abundance of alfresco living. Jerusalem tile adorns the first floor, and intricate millwork is found throughout. Custom design finishes include: a custom front door, custom lighting, designer sink vessels throughout, 2 large, stone fireplaces designed by Jenkin Brink Co, designer cabinetry in kitchen and baths, and custom railings with solid brass capping. The epicurean kitchen features intricate tile work, custom cabinetry, 6-burner gas cooktop, double oven, granite counters, breakfast bar, and breakfast nook. It is easily accessible to main living, keeping room, formal dining, and lanai for entertaining. This home offers a private study and a separate media room that can easily be turned into a 5th bedroom. Both the 1st floor and 2nd floor master suites offer private outdoor access and luxurious en suites. The 2nd floor offers dual wet bars. In addition, this home features a new Rinnai hot water system, two new A/C systems, new paint in many areas inside/out, W/D on both floors, 2 separate garages, full irrigation system, and alarm system. Driftwood Estates is a private community located on a secluded peninsula on the Choctawhatchee Bay and within easy driving distance to Sandestin and 30A.
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Destin.