• Bermuda-inspired Waterfront Estate

    Delray Beach, Florida
  • $5,950,000 US


An extraordinary waterfront paradise is brought to life in this brand-new furnished estate nestled on the bend of a scenic waterway in Delray Beachs desirable North Beach neighborhood, just blocks from the sugar-sand ocean beach and within walking distance of famous Atlantic Avenue. The classically inspired design by GE Architecture takes shape in the unsurpassed workmanship by Lost Craft Builders, a high-end specialty firm with a reputation for uncompromising integrity and expertise. Medjool date palms stand tall at the welcoming entry of the five-bedroom residence designed in a signature style that transcends time. Fashioned with exquisite finishes and furnishings in a calm palette, the bright open interiors resonate with todays way of living in a versatile floor-plan that balances the generous overall proportions with an inviting feel. For the ultimate experience of indoor/outdoor living, retractable glass doors fully open the space to the verandah, centering the view on the sparkling infinity pool by a flickering fire-pit, with the backdrop of the waterway in this gorgeous tropical oasis giving the sense of an island resort. The expansive waterway is also seen from the romantic verandah that opens off the stunning master suite upstairs. Complete with a dock for the boater, this one-of-a-kind waterfront estate embodies sophisticated grace to absolute perfection.LocationHarbor Drive, Delray Beach, Florida. This quiet setting on a cul-de-sac is just a stroll from Ocean Boulevard and beach access. Less than a mile to the south, famous Atlantic Avenue offers trend-setting boutiques and bistros in vibrant downtown Delray Beach, also home to beautifully restored Old School Square, an award-winning, nationally recognized arts center. Named one of the Most Fun Small Towns in America by Rand McNally and USA Today, historic Delray Beach is a delightful village-by-the-sea and a resort destination featuring some of the nations best beaches.PropertyBeautifully designed for its site, this brand-new Bermuda-inspired masterwork looks southwest on a bend of the waterway just off the Intracoastal, and is equipped with a boat dock on 35 feet of shoreline. Glass doors open the water side of the house to the resort-like outdoor entertainment area on the spacious 1/3-acre grounds with lush lawns and manicured foliage. Two verandahs, one served by a high-end summer kitchen, open by the shell reef limestone terraces featuring a fire-pit by the sleek infinity pool with integrated spa and sun shelf. The outdoor shower is an added convenience.ResidenceExquisite finishes and furnishings are orchestrated to perfection in a total of 7,280 square feet with five bedrooms, six and a-half baths, walk-in closets, laundry rooms on both levels, and a two-bay garage. Exceptional craftsmanship features architectural millwork, designer tile, limestone floors on the main level, and wide-plank walnut floors upstairs. Myriad special amenities include the elevator, impact-glass windows, full-house generator, indoor/outdoor Sonos sound system, and Lutron lighting.First Floor: Flowing ahead of the peak-ceilinged foyer, the versatile living and dining spaces combine in a large open great room set off by traditional millwork and an elegant fireplace. For effortless indoor/outdoor entertaining, the rooms retractable glass doors completely open to the verandah, pool terrace, and waterfront view. A custom-fitted wine room, powder room, and full cabana bath with steam shower are adjacent. Through a wide entryway, the epicureans kitchen is as beautiful as it is functional, custom designed with furniture-grade cabinetry, Quartzite counters, and a walk-in pantry. High-end appliances include the Thermador Pro Grand commercial range, Thermador refrigerator and freezer, and dual Miele dishwashers. Waterway views are captured through the window wall of the open family room, leading to a verandah by the pool. Two bedrooms with en-suite baths are privately placed to either side of the foyer.Second Floor: Entered through a private foyer with wet bar, the beautiful waterside master suite rises to an airy pavilion-style ceiling and opens to a relaxing verandah looking out over the pool, waterway, and lush greenery. Along with two walk-in closets, the spacious master quarters feature a stunning waterside bath with fine stone finishes, Mirabelle total massage tub, glass-enclosed shower, two vanities, and separate water closet. Across the hall are two bedrooms with en-suite baths plus an office/den opening to a front balcony.