This amazing beachfront manor located at 284 Garfield Street is available to a fortunate buyer as a forever dream home and/or highly lucrative vacation rental property. It is loaded with superlatives, including the outstanding location, the magnificent panoramic views of the jewel-toned gulf beside the wide white bright ribbon of beach, and the incredible established rental income it generates. This four-story beachfront home includes six bedrooms with ensuite baths and multiple beds with the ability to sleep up to twenty privileged guests.
The location is right in the heart of the enchanting historic coastal village center of Grayton Beach. This places owners and their guests within easy walking distance away from the colorful iconic Red Bar Restaurant, which features delicious seafood along with living musical entertainment, the Chiringo’s Restaurant famous for Spanish-styled Tapas, and the unique Zoo Gallery, which offers vibrant artist’s creations from around the nation.
This home has a prominent premier beachfront setting at the edge of this delightful village overlooking the gorgeous gulf and an exotic rare Coastal Dune Lake. Lakes of this kind are a true natural treasure and are found hardly anywhere else on the planet. Their magical mixture of salted artisan spring water provides an abundant habitat for a wide variety of fish and wildlife.
The three upper levels take full advantage of these vistas with a columned veranda that wraps around two sides facing both the gulf and lake. The views are stunning for their brilliant sparkling views, which define the very best of sugary shoreline. Grayton Beach itself was just named as one of the most beautiful beaches in all of America after an extensive study conducted by “Dr. Beach” and reported in Forbes Magazine.
This home’s blessed locale allows you to be directly centered in this heavenly setting. It is just a short stroll away from where the creek-like tributary flows through a sugar white dune from the coastal dune lake, to and from the glorious gulf. In no time at all you may luxuriate in the glowing gulf waters, have a fun adventure exploring the lake or lounge in the sun on the shimmering shore.
It is no wonder then that this home has such a stellar documented established vacation rental property income. Gross annual income for bookings 2021 are already at $412,000, and it is estimated to surpass $450,000 by the end of the year. Our acclaimed Ocean Reef Resorts property management division represents many opulent vacation rental properties for private owners in Grayton Beach and all along Scenic 30A. We can happily provide you with annual gross rental income details upon request.
This home was designed by the renowned Tammy Massey, who has over thirty-five years of professional experience as an Architect, Interior Designer, and Graphic Designer. Her artistic creations are exquisite designs including Classic European, Southern Greek Revival, New Urban, Midcentury Modern, Coastal Casual, and Island Modern. This home was distinctively designed to combine the latter two. It includes a spacious 4,772 square feet on three raised levels above a first-floor Outdoor Kitchen with a gas grill and a square angled Gunite concrete swimming pool. A private elevator conveniently sweeps up to all of the three upper levels. This home comes beautifully furnished and was professionally decorated by Melissa Skowlund, who has provided highly acclaimed interior designs for her patrons along Scenic 30A. These interiors define the kind of Coastal Chic look one would expect to see featured in an issue of Southern Living, Better Homes & Gardens' or House Beautiful magazines. Both the architect and interior designer have created a synergistic work of art that blends seamlessly together in this magnificent home.
Double walls of sliding glass doors and floor-to-ceiling windows provide a spectacular panorama of the sensational sparkling seascape from almost every room on all three upper levels. Double corner wall windows face the southeast on each of the three floors, providing unique seating observation alcoves off the living area, the Master Suite, and a Guest Bedroom.
The first floor off the pool area includes one of the guest quarters, which is a Bunk Room with four queen-sized beds, a comfortable seating area with a wall-mounted flatscreen TV for entertainment, and a full luxury bath.
The second level includes additional guest quarters, which are beautifully appointed and include luxurious private full ensuite baths. Two of these have comfortable king-sized beds, while the other serves as another Bunk Room with four twin beds. They have access to one of the columned verandas overlooking the beach. The main open, bright, exceedingly spacious Great Room is on the third floor, which incorporates the living, dining, and kitchen portions of this lovely home. The walls of glass, beach-washed hardwood flooring throughout, cream-colored shiplap interior walls, and gleaming white subway brick tile provide a warm, casual coastal charm.
There are three sitting areas with furnishings, all completed with stylish white safari slipcovers. They include a couch with a love seat facing a wall-mounted flatscreen TV, one of the observation corner seating alcoves with two armchairs, and a centered cocktail area with four more chairs near a built-in Wet Bar that features a large Wine Cooler as well as an icemaker. Glass doors lead out to the veranda that spans its width which includes blue cushioned Adirondack type chairs to enjoy the views and listen to the sensual surf. A large round country hardwood dining table beneath a modern elliptical light fixture includes eight tropically inspired chairs, elegantly woven and done in a handsome dark ebony color.
The state-of-the-art open kitchen includes a wide white Carrera marble island with four fashionable white Vintage Modern styled stools for entertaining, cocoa-colored contemporary cabinetry, a Wolfe double oven range top, and a huge side-by-side Subzero refrigerator freezer.
The primary Master Bedroom and a lavish Guest Bedroom are on the top floor with king-sized beds, direct balcony access, and luxurious ensuite baths. Each bath is done with white Carrera marble flooring, with raised duel vanity sinks. The main Master Suite includes a huge glass-walled shower, while the other bedroom has a deep soaking tub. These bedrooms are both nautically attired with white furnishing and blue accent pieces. The Master Suite also has the top floor observation corner seating alcove with two walls of windows that provide exceptional gulf views.
This superlative 4,772 square foot Grayton Beach dream home, which comes completely furnished and has an incredible rental income history, is listed for sale at $7,500,000. There are eight other gulf front homes for sale along this part of Scenic 30A, which range in price from $4,570,000 for a 3,019 square foot home up to $12,700,000 for a mansion with 7,154 square feet. If you would like to take advantage of this real estate purchase opportunity, contact our Ocean Reef Real Estate office right away at 877-392-6085. We will provide you with detailed information, a complimentary Comparative Market Analysis of all homes listed in this area, important current annual gross rental income statistics if interested, and set an appointment for your own private tour.