Magical, opulent and awesome are perfect adjectives used to describe this 8,436 square foot southern styled waterfront Miramar Beach estate thatincludes five bedrooms and seven baths.
As soon as you arrive you are captivated by the lushly landscaped entrance, which has a double driveway that circles around a long fountain that is festooned with bronze statuary, a limestone patio and an arbor.
Double lions face the classically columned entryway, which features another regal fountain. An arbor with additional columns has a covered patio with a spurting wall fountain that connects to the eight-car carriage house. The Carriage House includes two bedrooms, two and one half baths and a kitchen.
An arching wall of glass windows surround the front door that welcomes you into a formal foyer with a cathedral ceiling adorned with multiple panels of glowing stained glass and a glistening crystal chandelier that soars suspended from above. A majestic double staircase sweeps down on both sides framing a sitting area worthy of royalty.
The mirror-like shimmering marble floors are embellished with rich decorative inlayed accents and flow throughout the large open dining and living rooms that flank each side of the foyer. Both these rooms have soaring octagonal tray ceilings centered with vintage domed chandeliers and the living room includes a stately fireplace with a Corinthian columned mantle
The Gourmet Kitchen has gleaming stainless steel appliances with a state of the art Sub Zero, glass faced custom cabinetry and a long richly mottled granite topped island.
A handsome Game Room Study upstairs includes a mahogany beamed ceiling as well as an elaborately carved built-in bar with a granite top that’s also embellished with a unique beveled mirror and stained glass.
This magnificent home for sale is perfect for entertaining since it also has features an indoor/outdoor pool with a bubbling hot tub at one end, a stone wall fountain and an atrium styled cathedral ceiling. There is also an enclosed Summer Kitchen with a circular bar and mosaic tiled flooring. A curved bridge hangs down from above connecting wraparound landings off the quarters upstairs which looks down upon the pool.
A sitting area has three walls of arches with giant open-air windows above that look out onto the beautiful bay. This leads out to a limestone bayside patio that includes a round columned arbor with an exquisite intricately decorated bronze dome. A paver path meanders down past the lovely landscaped grounds to a wide sundeck and long dock that includes a boathouse.
Open spacious sun patio balconies off the Master Bedroom Suite and the upstairs Game Room Study overlook this sensational scenery. Sunsets here are truly spectacular during the spring and summer months since the glorious golden orb sinks right into the bay in a breathtaking fashion.
This magnificent Miramar Beach estate is well priced. There are currently nine large bay front homes for sale ranging from $1,349,000 to $9,700,000 averaging $3,750,000 at $448 per square foot. This home is priced at $2,500,000 at $295 per square foot. Five homes have sold within twelve months averaging $3,413,000 at an average of $332 per square foot.
Call our Ocean Reef Real Estate today to receive more information and schedule a private tour of this opulent home at 877-392-6085.