If you are in the fortunate position to buy a dream home that comes with a deep water boat slip for your 70' yacht, then this penthouse at 662 Harbor Boulevard may be just what you need! Penthouse 1020 is located on the top two floors of the prestigious Grand Harbor luxury residential tower in the heart of Destin. This opulent residence includes three lavish bedroom suites with private luxury baths and encompasses 4,156 square feet. It comes complete with stylish contemporary furnishings and décor completed by Destin's renowned Susan Lovelace Interior Design Group. In addition, the entire two-level home has been extensively renovated from floor to ceiling with the very best materials, lighting fixtures, appliances, luxury baths, and elegant appointments. The end result is a magnificent masterpiece of design with exquisite quality, luxurious creature comforts, and the type of place one usually sees featured in Architectural Digest.
Multiple walls of windows on each level provide phenomenal views outdoors, including the wide expanse of the jewel-toned gulf, the East Pass boat passage that connects the bay to the gulf, Holiday Isle, Noriega Point, and the Destin Harbor. Sliding glass doors lead out to covered balconies on each level where you can experience these panoramic vistas, which highlight stunning sparkling beauty during the day and have a magical view with twinkling lights at night.
The awesome open living area, an outstanding top-of-the-line Gourmet Kitchen, and a palatial dining room are incorporated together on the first level, which was distinctively designed for lavish entertainment. Light beach washed hardwood flooring along with the long wall of windows accentuates a spacious look.
White furnishings in the living area include two couches and two armchairs done in a fashionable clean contemporary Vintage Modern style. A large seating alcove nearby with a wide window and a big flatscreen TV includes four softly patterned armchairs surrounding an ottoman with a raised ingrained leather top.
The open kitchen has a long custom hardwood and a white-topped counter bar for entertaining with three sleek raised modern chairs. The kitchen features crisp, bright custom cabinetry and a large adjoining Butler's Pantry.
Milele appliances throughout include a huge gas range with double ovens, a warming drawer, a 24" graphite grey coffeemaker, a microwave oven, an icemaker flanking a wet bar, a dishwasher, and a refrigerator freezer.
An open portal provides a regal entrance into the formal dining room from the living area. A giant retractable screen can come down from the top of the portal to provide entertainment in the living area when the dining room is not being used. This opulent dining room includes an entire wall of floor-to-ceiling glass cabinetry that displays a wide array of wines with a triple set of doors that allow you to select your favorite dining accompaniment easily. A thick custom-made Cypress wood table sits in front of this glass front Wine Cellar with a stylish assortment of chairs and is lighted by two unique glass beaded Terranzi chandeliers. Another separate wall of windows in this dining room showcase soaring views of the sensational scenery.
There is also a spacious Guest Suite on this level that features a luxurious private bath and adjoins a handsome upscale office with a built-in desk beneath a triple set of windows for natural light, which could also function as an extra bedroom.
A floating wood step staircase with clear glass rail sidings leads upstairs to the exceedingly spacious stellar Master Bedroom Suite, a central state-of-the-art Media Room, and another wonderful Guest Suite. You also have the option to reach this level via a chic free-standing tubular glass elevator beside the staircase that provides sleek, easy access.
The Master Bedroom has a stylish contemporary look with a king-sized bed that faces a long Vintage Modern credenza and a large wall-mounted flatscreen TV for evening viewing pleasure.
Sliding glass doors beside it lead to a romantic balcony that has captivating views of the watery scenery.
A huge private Spa Bath includes a deep soaking tub that faces an extra-large wall-mounted flatscreen TV and a white-topped dresser with two vanity sinks.
Giant closets are actually two separate rooms that resemble a posh Palm Beach fashion boutique for a lady and a fine clothier for a gentleman. The Lady's dressing quarters feature a gorgeous feather patterned chandelier, entire walls of glass front shoe shelving and clothes closets, a free-standing spiral-shaped hanger for lots of outfits, multiple mirrors, an elegant dressing table, lots of drawers along with a Carrera marble-topped center cabinet.
The gentleman's private dress quarters off an office has a rich, handsome look with dark ebony toned cabinetry strikingly streaked with a white hardwood pattern. It features a central island chest with drawers, glass front closets, open shelving, and an adjoining private gentleman's vanity with a dressing area. It also included a luxurious ensuite bath with heated flooring, double vanity sinks, a steam room type walk-in shower, and a dry sauna with urbane interior corner lighting.
The center Media Room in between the Master Suite and Guest Bedroom has two posh white lounge chairs facing a huge flatscreen TV and a thick rustic hardwood framed credenza with a gleaming blacktop that displays decorative art.
Grand Harbor has its own comfortably furnished Owner's Club Room, a Fitness Center, a spacious angled waterfront swimming pool, a patio for sunning, and an adjoining dock.
This Penthouse includes a highly sought-after 70' deep water boat slip with a high-powered boat lift for a yacht. (Private Boat lifts of this type in Destin sell individually for up to $200,000.)
The privileged owners of this amazing furnished residence also own a beautifully furnished "hangar" for their plane nearby at the private Destin Executive Airport. It can be available for sale to whoever purchases both the Penthouse and Boat Slip.
This Penthouse is listed at $4,950,000, which comes in at $1,191.05 per square foot. There are four other Destin Penthouse properties for sale ranging in price from $959,000 for a three-bedroom residence at Shoreline Towers on Holiday Isle with 2,145 square feet up to $5,950,000 for a gulf front Penthouse at Silver Shells with four bedrooms encompassing 5,200 square feet.
If you have a big boat and are fortunate enough to be able to purchase this awesome Penthouse, contact our Ocean Reef Real Estate Sales office today at 877-392-6085. We will set an appointment to schedule your own private tour, give complete detailed information, and provide a complimentary professional Comparative Market Analysis of all comparable properties listed for sale, those with pending contracts or others that have sold within the past twelve months.