• Chic Martini Modern Intracoastal Estate

    Boca Raton, Florida
  • $6,495,000 US


Chic modern living spaces are at one with the outdoor environment in this exquisite showplace gracing the shores of the Intracoastal Waterway in The Estates, Boca Ratons crown jewel beachside enclave known for its long-standing tradition of world-class resort living. Pairing the talents of Mark Timothy Luxury Homes and Affiniti Architects, and just completed at the end of 2013, this modern masterwork is artfully furnished by Marc-Michaels Interior Design, an award-winning industry authority twice named to Architectural Digests annual AD100 list of the worlds top architects and designers. Connecting with the outdoors through airy glass walls, the clean architectural lines play up the beauty of natural finishes such as the pebble-stone accents and warm woods adding an exotic Balinese-inspired flair.Hidden behind the tall louvered entry, the front courtyard creates a serene oasis where an ipe walkway bridges the reflecting pond, bringing guests to the glass-encased entry looking through the house to the waterfront view framed by another glass wall. Conducive to casually elegant living and entertaining, the versatile open floor-plan sets off each individual space with signature elements featuring a long linear fireplace in the living room and a built-in buffet with see-through display shelves between the formal and informal dining areas. The living areas and luxe master retreat all open to the elegant resort-inspired pool patio that captivates the senses with its glowing fire-pit, water wall, swaying palms, and tranquil waterway view. Epitomizing stylish indoor/outdoor living, this one-of-a-kind Intracoastal estate is simply stunning.LocationSpanish River Road, Boca Raton, Florida. A prestigious beachside enclave, The Estates is located within walking distance of the famous Raton Resort & Club, close to Mizner Parks world-class shopping and dining. Boca Ratons private executive airport is only a 15-minute drive.PropertyThis striking modern estate fronts 100 feet on the Intracoastal Waterway, capturing scenic water views and sunsets across lush lawns extending all the way to the shoreline. Glass walls join the interiors to the waterfront lanai and ipe platform decks with a fire-pit by the sleek pool and spa outlined in pebble-stone finishes. The rock water wall is itself a work of art.ResidenceExquisite designer finishes and furnishings exude sophisticated ease in this effortless single-level residence totaling 6,862 square feet with three bedrooms, three full and two half baths, a back-up generator, and three-bay garage. Impact-rated glass is used in all windows and exterior doors, and floor finishes are of hardwood and stone.Glassed with front-to-back window walls overlooking the entry courtyard and the waterfront pool patio, the open-plan living areas are introduced by a foyer lined with pillars clad in stacked, polished marble. A wet bar, wine closet, and powder room are provided. With its multiple seating areas grounded by hardwood-inlaid stone floors, the dramatic teak-ceilinged great room has a long linear fireplace as its focal point and flows to the waterside lanai designed as an extension of the indoors. A stunning slab marble and hardwood buffet separates the open dining room from the window-walled breakfast area open to the epicureans kitchen, a modernist showpiece with contrasting cabinetry, Caesarstone counters, and frosted glass backsplashes. High-end appliances include the Wolf range, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer, and Miele dishwasher. Retractable glass doors allow the kitchen to be enclosed or open to the family/sun room where two exterior walls of pocketing glass doors can be opened up to the pool area, turning it into an outdoor living room, edged with a brise soleil overhang. The coral-stone accent wall and slatted wood ceiling add the rooms textural finishing touches. The adjacent powder room doubles as the cabana bath. Opening to the great room through wraparound glass pocket doors, the teak-ceilinged office/library is artistically adorned with architectural moldings.Across the great room, double doors enter the private gallery of the waterfront master wing which opens to the lanai. Giving a serene water view and featuring a linear fireplace, the window-walled master bedroom is accompanied by a luxe bath that creates an exotic spa-like environment with stunning wood-and-stone finishes, a sculpted free-standing tub, multi-head shower with built-in bench, and a voluminous boutique-style glass-enclosed wardrobe room with elaborate custom fittings. Placed apart from the master quarters in separate wings off the foyer, two more bedroom suites both have walk-in closets and private baths.