2988 Scenic Highway 98, Destin


6 Beds
6 Baths
5,640 Sqft
.54 Acres
2 Garages

Gulf front elegance and unfiltered natural beauty characterize this stunning Mediterranean masterpiece primely located on an oversized lot that boasts nearly 70' of gulf frontage. 2988 Scenic Gulf Drive offers unparalleled water views representing the epitome of gulf front living and is well maintained having never been on the rental market. This spacious retreat boasts notable features such as six bedroom suites each with en-suite bathrooms including an attached lockout-guest suite with a full secondary kitchen and possible seventh bedroom. This strategic design also yields an exceptional heated gulf front pool and significant outdoor entertainment space including expansive outdoor balconies and covered porches.The home has had no expense spared, which is evident upon entry; the extraordinary entrance greets guests with gorgeous travertine flooring and soaring double height ceilings. This residence was designed to maximize entertainment space, and as such it boasts multiple living rooms and ample flex space which could potentially be utilized to increase sleeping capacity. The gourmet kitchen adjacent to the main living area is anchored by an oversized granite island and offers finely appointed finishes including custom cabinetry and professional grade appliances. Views are maximized throughout the spacious main living area as guests are greeted by unobstructed vistas of the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Furthermore, the incredible ceiling heights are continued throughout the main level making the entire house feel palatial in nature. The main living area also has a gas fireplace that compliments the ambient quality of the space.

Other notable features include ample parking space on the estate sized lot highlighted by a two-car garage and up to eight parking spaces in the driveway. It also has smart home capabilities and conveys complete with a Control 4 system which automates lighting, security, and other features of the home. This property would function very well as a second home or top producing rental offering an amenity package with excellent proximity to world class shopping, private boating access via Legendary Marina, dining, golf courses, and local entertainment.

Essential Information
MLS® #831810
Sold Price$3,150,000
Date Sold$2020-01-10
Full Baths6
Square Footage5,640
Year Built1996
Sub-TypeDetached Single Family
StyleBeach House
Community Information
Address2988 Scenic Highway 98
Area14 - Destin
Zip Code32541
Parking Spaces2
# of Garages2
Is WaterfrontYes
Has PoolYes

Electric, Gas - Natural, Public Sewer, Public Water, TV Cable


Garage Attached, Oversized, Garage


Pool - In-Ground, Private, Pool - Heated, Community

# of Stories2
Interior Features

Breakfast Bar, Ceiling Crwn Molding, Floor Tile, Kitchen Island, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Window Treatment All, Ceiling Raised, Fireplace, Guest Quarters, Lighting Recessed, Plantation Shutters, Split Bedroom


Auto Garage Door Opn, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator W/IceMk, Smoke Detector, Stove/Oven Gas, Washer, Central Vacuum, Oven Double, Oven Self Cleaning, Trash Compactor


Heat Cntrl Electric, Heat Cntrl Gas


AC - Central Elect, Ceiling Fans

ExteriorFrame, Roof Tile/Slate, Stucco
RoofRoof Tile/Slate
Exterior Features

Balcony, Deck Covered, Deck Open, Pool - In-Ground, Porch, BBQ Pit/Grill, Fenced Lot-Part, Pool - Heated, Shower

Lot Description

Sidewalk, Survey Available, Within 1/2 Mile to Water

School Information
HighFort Walton Beach
Additional Information
Days on Website248
ZoningResid Single Family
HOA Fees0.00
Listing Details
OfficeScenic Sotheby's Intl Realty

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Listing information last updated on May 25th, 2020 at 8:33am CDT.