• Palatial Gated Deepwater Estate

    Lighthouse Point, Florida
  • $5,495,000 US


PROPERTY INFORMATION

Glorious waterway views set the stage for the ultimate South Florida lifestyle in this palatial gated double-lot estate positioned at the confluence of two deepwater canals in the Venetian Isles neighborhood, close to the private Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club. Presiding over a scenic expanse of waters, the six-bedroom Mediterranean-inspired residence sprawls across 150 feet of shoreline, giving long and wide views stretching south and east over the two waterways. Designed for those with a passion for entertaining, a major renovation and expansion of the estate was completed in 2012, bringing this lavish showplace to a grand total of 13,751 square feet.The key space for entertaining, the spectacular front-to-back club/game room soars two stories high above the professional-style pub bar, and opens out to the magnificent resort-style pool terrace that captivates the senses with a cascading rock waterfall, night lighting, a glowing fire-pit, and gorgeous views over the tropical waterways. Other notable features range from the authentically designed theater room to the two offices, fitness studio, sumptuous master retreat, and car collectors five-bay garage. The propertys substantial dockage gives room for the yachters mega vessel or multiple craft on this prime basin-like stretch of the water. With its seemingly endless array of luxuries, this exceptional Lighthouse Point estate is the epitome of life lived to the fullest.LocationNortheast 41st Street, Lighthouse Point, Florida. A gracious Gold Coast community favored by yachters, Lighthouse Point is nestled on the Intracoastal Waterway where the landmark Hillsboro Lighthouse stands sentry over the Hillsboro Inlet to the Atlantic Ocean. Winding waterways, lush parklands, and tree-lined streets provide the scenic setting for Lighthouse Point, which is also home to the highly regarded private Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club. Centrally located between Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton, Lighthouse Point is close to ocean beaches as well as world-class shopping, dining, and entertainment.PropertyAt the confluence of two waterways, this palatial gated estate commands far and wide water vistas from 150 feet of shoreline equipped with a lighted yacht dock giving unobstructed ocean access. Sprawling across the waterfront, the sensational outdoor entertainment space centers on a 70-foot pool with beach entry, rock waterfall, and spa. A professional-style summer kitchen serves the loggia, and a fire-pit highlights the lawn area. Set behind two stately gated entries, the front grounds are landscaped with sumptuous foliage and a fountained terrace.ResidenceEncompassing a grand total of 13,751 square feet, this impressive Mediterranean-inspired residence includes six bedrooms, eight and a-half baths, two staircases, and a five-bay garage. Fine marble and hardwood finishes, architectural ceiling treatments, Schonbek chandeliers, and furniture-grade built-in cabinetry give an air of inviting elegance. Myriad amenities include the impact-glass windows, elevator, Lutron lighting, surround-sound system, and sophisticated security system.First Floor: Stately mahogany doors enter the double-height foyer set off by a regal staircase, sparkling Schonbek crystal chandelier, and medallion inlay in the cappuccino marble floors that continue through this level. Through a gallery, the stunning two-story club/game room, complete with full-service carved wood pub bar and adjacent full cabana bath, opens to both the waterside and front terraces. For private movie screenings, the theater room has a stage-like screen, two levels of leather seating, and even a concession area. An intricate cast stone fireplace highlights the waterfront living room. Corinthian columns frame the elegant dining room illumined by an exquisite Schonbek crystal chandelier. Facing the waterfront, the showpiece kitchen is equipped with rich wood cabinetry, granite counters, and professional-style Viking appliances including a six-burner gas range. Open to the kitchen, the voluminous waterfront family/breakfast room provides a second full cabana bath. A custom-fitted office/study and waterfront guest suite complete this level.Second Floor: Overlooking the club room below, the loft-style upstairs family room has wide-plank hardwood floors and French doors to a balcony. Opening to a romantic waterside balcony, the sumptuous master suite is exquisitely appointed with creamy marble floors, an elaborate fireplace, and Schonbek chandeliers. A mahogany morning bar and boutique-style wardrobe room accompany the suites lavish marble-finished waterfront bath featuring a carved marble soaking tub, multi-spray double shower, and two separate water closets. Four more bedroom suites include VIP quarters and another waterfront suite. A waterfront office, waterfront fitness studio, sitting room, two laundry rooms and a half bath complete this level.