One of the teachings of Zen meditation is a total state of focus that incorporates togetherness of body and mind, which includes the art of Feng Schui, a design that incorporates balance, harmony and relaxation.
This unique 2,634 square foot home encompasses three bedrooms in Grayton Beach and represents the lovely physical manifestation of this ideal and seamlessly blends harmonious relaxing space with the beautiful balance of nature. Renowned architect Russell Johnson who created a thoughtful distinctive harmonious habitat that is accented by walls of windows designed 52 Banfill Street, multiple skylights and soaring naturally beamed cathedral ceilings. This brings the outdoors inside for a sense of sunny openness and natural harmony.
The location provides glorious views of a forested precious coastal dune lake and the glistening gulf in the distance. Multiple skylights and walls of windows light the spacious open Great Room.
Multi-toned slate stone flooring flows throughout this magnificent space that includes areas for gracious living, dining and the creation of culinary delights in a state of the arts Gourmet Kitchen.
This kitchen includes custom designed Poggenpohl cabinetry, a glowing green back splash inspired by sea glass, natural granite countertops, a Sub-Zero and Miele appliances. A built-in bookcase provides a handsome useful accent in the living area and a half bath nearby serves as a convenient powder room.
One of the Guest Bedrooms is off the main living area with a full luxury bath en suite and an alcove sitting area.
A slate tiled staircase leads to the Master Bedroom Suite upstairs and includes a 17’ Cypress and copper encased circular glass wall sitting area and a spectacular floor to ceiling windows with views of the treetops. The Master Bath includes separate granite topped vanities, a corner soaking tub with double windows with tree house-like views and a walk-in shower completed with river rock.
A staircase tower with a wall of rounded windows accented by a glass domed top leads to the spacious third floor Guest Suite that includes a private luxury bath and a large covered balcony that spans the width of the house providing views of the sensational scenery. An elevator connects all three floors for ease of convenience.
On the first level glass doors lead to a columned covered long lap pool with continuous resistance flow for swimming. The pool area that spans the entire side of the house includes an entertainment lounge made of solid teak that came from an Indonesian palace. Retractable sailcloth awnings that are tied to full-grown tree trunks cover multiple adjoining decks. The exclusively gated private grounds have mature landscaping with towering Live Oak trees and a green canopy wall of solid core Tanbaun Bamboo that provides a lush tranquil tropical setting. This dove tails nicely with the home’s exteriors, which are completed with tongue in groove Cypress siding. The serene Grayton Beach setting is close to Scenic 30A restaurants, friendly beach bars, seasonal festivals, galleries and boutiques.
The list price for this precious piece of Zen located at 52 Banfill Street in Grayton Beach is $1,875,000. Call our Ocean Reef Real Estate office today at (877) 392-6085 for a consultation and schedule a private tour today.