Odessa, FL 33556
This beautiful home will delight the avid entertainer and sports enthusiast alike. home features over 12,000 sq. feet of upgrades from the wood flooring throughout the home to the vaulted and tray ceilings in each room. the kitchen features oversized commercial appliances, with a butler’s pantry, walk-in pantry and 2 dishwashers. right around the corner is the oversized laundry room with moveable island and wrapping station. guests are welcomed to stay in a separate casita or in-law suite just to the side of home. with its own private entrance guests can enter from the front or rear of the home and enjoy the privacy of an en-suite bath as well wet bar with mini-refrigerator. the ground level of the home is entertainment central, with a full bar, wine room, multiple sitting areas, space for card table, pool table, etc. full gym area is found on the ground floor with full bath, ice tub and sauna. as you walk to the outside you pass through a full size additional kitchen. this home is stocked with extras and on the waters of lake keystone. enjoy a day outside with basketball, tennis, putting green or just relaxing on the large pool deck. just a few steps away from the main home is an oversized shed, makes for a great craft area. upstairs area is golf central with a virtual golf room. so many features, they can’t all be listed!!
Tarpon Spring, FL 34688
Come see this one of a kind custom-built, lakefront estate home located just north of lake tarpon in tarpon springs. this private gated compound is situated on 68 beautiful acres of lush land with an 8 acre private lake for ultimate seclusion. exceptional in every way, spacious bedrooms each with a full bath. you will not find a home that matches up to this luxury estate. a throwback southern plantation look with modern, state-of-the-art amenities and attention to details! impressive design and decor. solid construction. from the columned entrance to the hand-painted italian frescos, hardwood floors, open pool with slate surround that was extended to the covered balconies. enjoy watching movies in your own private movie theater. four car garage with side access point and dumb waiter. large (6,250 sf) metal barn can hold all your toys and/or animals. located in the keystone corridor between east lake (611) and us 19 this estate home and land gives you that country feel with all the amenities of a desirable location. close to the beach, airport, medical facilities, restaurants and shopping. total seclusion, private compound, prime acreage, with location, location, location. main gate to home is located at 2000 n. highland ave. tarpon springs fl 34688
Sarasota, FL 34242
Wonderfully private living on siesta key begins at point crisp, where residents enjoy a lush, hidden setting just minutes from the best beach in the united states. embracing this magnificent locale is 1321 point crisp, a property designed to unite classic architecture with breathtaking, full views and direct boating access to sarasota bay. spanning two graceful levels, the five-bedroom, six-and-a-half bath home is bestowed with expansive open spaces for family life, most of which showcase one of the world’s most beautiful bays. a warm and welcoming heart of the home, the island kitchen is equipped with the finest appliances, as well as a walk-in wine cellar to accommodate your favorite vintages. on this first level you will also find the home theater inspired by classic hollywood, as well as a spacious office and an elevator to whisk you upstairs. the master retreat is a place to experience true comfort, whether soaking in a sunrise from the private terrace or unwinding in the richly-appointed bathroom. focusing on the outdoors, you will find multiple terraces from which to enjoy this waterfront setting, as well as the open-air pool & spa, boat basin with dock, lift and seawall. nearby siesta village is the perfect place for fresh oysters and live music, while siesta beach beckons with its crystal-quartz sands, frequently ranked the number one in the country. this exquisite home truly offers the florida good life on spectacular siesta key........view the virtual tour for more pictures.
Sarasota, FL 34239
Set in a commanding waterfront location on hillview drive, one of the most prized addresses in sarasota, this simply sublime home is bestowed with scenic southern exposure, vast yet comfortable living spaces and exceptional quality. panoramic perspectives across sarasota bay, one of the most beautiful waterscapes in the world, enhance most of the 7,000+ square feet– all of which is designed to inspire memorable moments with family and friends. exquisitely spacious, the first floor is where you will find a handsome office, guest suite, family room lined with french doors opening to the terrace, and an epicure’s kitchen crafted with culinary excellence in mind. climb the signature staircase or allow your elevator to whisk you to the second level, which encompasses three en-suite bedrooms, a den/flex area and a lavish master retreat with his-and-her baths (the view from the shower is unforgettable), two large walk-in closets, a fireplace, and french doors connecting with a bay-view covered terrace. experience the beauty of sarasota bay and the bliss of florida living as you entertain poolside, prepare lunch from the outdoor kitchen, or set out from your private dock with lift to cruise alongside playful dolphins and lush mangroves. a four-car garage, extensive lower-level storage plus non-conforming space all maximize the ability to live large and comfortably. regarded as sarasota’s finest neighborhood, harbor acres is merely minutes from southside village, southside elementary school and downtown.
Sarasota, FL 34236
Experience a rare perspective sweeping from sarasota bay to downtown– all in a nearly new waterfront masterpiece completed in 2017 to the latest construction/hurricane codes. tucked away behind the private gates of tocobaga bay, the 5-suite property embraces innovative design, sleek symmetry and clean aesthetics across each of its 3 dazzling levels. expanses of glass frame the nearly 6,000 square foot air-conditioned space, which incorporates an exhilarating variety of casual and occasion-inspired zones that flow to the outdoors. in the signature kitchen, you’ll experience immersive water views alongside details like a marble preparation island with seating for 8, plenty of crisp pearl-glazed cabinetry, 6- burner plus griddle thermador gas stove, cleverly concealed walk-in pantry with library ladder, and easy flow to dramatic dining and living areas. the master suite is replete with its morning bar, luxury bath with led backlit fireplace and incredible walk-in closet with revolving shoe display. florida living is all about the outdoors, where you’ll find a bayside contemporary pool and spa with twin fire bowls, master suite sitting area with multicolor led backlit fireplace, fire pit area to warm up winter soirees, expansive sundeck and impressive deep-water dock with 14,000lb & 10,000lb boat lifts. other features include private elevator, and new plumbing and electric. this is the florida family home of dreams, located merely minutes from downtown and our local international airport.
Nokomis, FL 34275
Enter villa toscana through a secluded circular motor court and you encounter a burnt-sienna facade, characterized by some as "caramelized adobe". as you enter the home through the front door's stone surround, wrought iron gates, and heavy mesquite doors, your eye is immediately drawn through the central courtyard, past rows of stone columns, through tall mahogany doors to the pool, gardens, and out to little sarasota bay. but as quickly as you are pulled outside, you are drawn back to the carved wooden canopy vault that introduces you to the courtyard's vaulted ceiling and dramatic stone fireplace. you'll find exquisite hand-crafted items created by artisans in san miguel de allende: carved book cases, stained glass insets in 8-foot mahogany doors, carved stone pedestals, and hand forged railings. gracious entertaining will be enjoyed by your guests in this spacious home. this gulf-to-bay property on over an acre of land offers the best in waterfront living with boating from your private dock and watching sunsets from your private walkover to the secluded beach. casey key is an 8-mile island with fewer than 400 single family homes situated between siesta key and the historic walking town of venice with boutique shopping and gourmet restaurants. casey key's absence of high rise condominiums adds to the island's charm. enjoy casual dining with fresh seafood at the restaurants located near each bridge onto the island.
Tampa, FL 33613
This world class residence exceeds all expectations in design and construction. every element of this home was designed to the highest standards to exceed the expectations of the original owner, a major league base ball player with the n.y. yankees. custom designed and built in 2003 this gated estate is located in tampa's premier, guard gated country club community, avila. built on a 2 acre, golf course home site this residence provides the exclusivity and privacy that can only be found in avila. from the moment you arrive you will be in awe with the splendor of this estate. the formal areas are simply breathtaking…the living room and dining room feature a 24 ft ceiling which provides a feeling of spaciousness yet allows for an intimate setting that is basked in warmth and sun light. the gourmet kitchen boasts sub zero and wolf appliances and includes a 6 burner gas cooktop. the family room opens directly onto the covered lanai and features sliding glass doors that recess back to allow the interior and exterior to flow seamlessly. the downstairs master suite provides every luxury amenity that a discerning homeowner desires..gorgeous his & her master closets, private exercise room, fireplace with intimate sitting area & a gorgeous master bathroom. downstairs is complete with a movie room, wine room, library, game room, & a guest suite that includes a private entrance. the outdoor living areas are extraordinary & include a resort style pool and spa with 2 slides & plenty of space to relax & unwind.
Nokomis, FL 34275
Exceptional, private gulf front estate with 100 feet of pristine sandy beach at some of the widest portion of the 8 mile island of casey key. this captivating, in the style of french provincial, custom residence designed by the owners and built by frank miller, is solid concrete masonry construction, built to fema standards from top to bottom and features 5 spacious bedrooms, 6 baths, and two half baths under more than 10,000 total square feet of living area. the first level master bedroom and spacious his and her bath, offers one the expansive feel of island living with unobstructed views of the glistening turquoise waters of the gulf of mexico. the lush, mature and meticulously maintained landscaping surrounding the home, the captivating and open sundeck with a sparkling infinity pool and spa area are a few of the entertaining and relaxation venues offered. the open, great room plan is an intrical part of the casual island feel expressed in the oasis style and colors of the coastal setting. the second floor gallery accessed by a private, 3 stop elevator, provides access to 3 additional bedrooms and baths, and a 5th bedroom, ensuite is midway between floors and could serve as a caretakers or in-law residence. the lower level offers a full bath and open area for the extended family guests with ample room for adding additional interior spaces. conveniently located to all the rich cultural offerings in venice and sarasota.
Osprey, FL 34229
Welcome! you’ve just arrived at your private island paradise. this is luxury in a setting that’s just about as exclusive as it gets. almost 3 acres, this estate size casey key waterfront property is nature’s gulf to bay paradise. prime land, in the exclusive north end of casey key offers the most secluded and private location on this 8 mile long barrier island. site features include 200’ of gulf frontage, 275’ of bay frontage, and a natural lagoon. a select and unique beach to bay property that can be developed anew or kept in its natural state with an existing 3000 s/f structure. the existing 3 bedroom 3.5 bath main house has the island charm of an original florida retreat. most recent updates are a new roof and an updated kitchen which included new cabinets, appliances, stone tile flooring and backsplash. brick flooring throughout the living areas, old heart of pine interiors, fireplaces, built-ins and more intimate size rooms, are a few of the charming features that can be kept as the property is developed to its full potential. beautiful and unspoiled, so many choices exist to capitalize on the intrinsic beauty of the incredible water views and tropical native flora. build a new estate or develop the existing home enriched with gulf coast charm. only a few select waterfront properties exist like this in the world and this one is located on an exclusive florida key in close proximity to international airports, the local venice airport accommodating private jets, the arts and extensive cultural events.
Sarasota, FL 34236
Elegant waterfront-historically acclaimed, the van wezel estate, built in 1936, is a one of a kind masterpiece steeped in rich history. the van wezel home claims the first pool constructed on lido key and the first year-round residence built during the ringling's era. in its heyday, this prime waterfront opulence boasted such guests as brigitte bardot and albert einstein. affectionately known as the einstein party house, this captivating residence has many thoughtful upgrades in keeping with its historical beauty, 2013-2017 restoration/renovation. 5 star gourmet kitchen is chef-ready to host stylish soirees. the kitchen touts a built-in rotisserie and a 6-burner gas range with double oven, both by la cornue en france, centered in an over-sized marble island, and complete with a full line of viking professional appliances. spectacular gated estate with lush landscape enhance a private and secluded atmosphere. mediterranean revival architecture features an enchanting courtyard with fish pond, a one level home with 15 ft grand volume-beamed ceilings, additional entry doors to each room, and art deco baths with well-preserved tiles and fixtures. romantic french doors fill the home with light and tranquility offering a stunning panorama of pool and dazzling waters of fabulous sarasota bay and otter key. deeded dock with direct gulf access. two short blocks to gulf and pristine sandy beaches. a quick stroll to st. armand's shopping venues, banks, post office, many restaurants and entertainments.