• Villa Di Splendore

    Vero Beach, Florida
  • $6,495,000 US


Villa di Splendore was rendered stunningly by acclaimed Delray Beach architect Randall Stofft. Built by Helmet House Construction and furnished by renowned interior designer Marc Michaels, the setting selected for this lavish estate is breathtaking, reaching an elevation of more than 20+/- feet, one of Vero Beachs highest. The emphasis on luxury is apparent in the exquisite finishes and special features including the resort-style pool patio and separate guest house. An idyllic Treasure Coast paradise, Villa di Splendore truly lives up to its name in an optimal location just a short walk from Vero Beachs charming village center offering sophisticated boutiques, fine restaurants, unique resorts, and diverse cultural attractions. Location Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, Florida. Nestled between the scenic Indian River and Atlantic Ocean, Vero Beach is renowned as an affluent retreat offering 23 miles of white sandy beaches, pristine beachfront parks, and a quaint seaside downtown area. Property This spectacular direct oceanfront estate captures the beauty of the seaside in a picturesque landscape secluded behind privacy walls. From the gated entry, the experience begins as the brick-paver drive winds its way around the guesthouse to the motor court and garages for 4 cars. The oceanfront lanai with pecky cypress ceiling features a full summer kitchen and a full cabana bath. On the expansive terrace, the custom-designed pool with spillover spa complements the outdoor entertainment area. Along the seawalled oceanfront is a private staircase leading to the beach. Residence This elegant Tuscan-inspired residence seamlessly blends Old World craftsmanship with todays modern conveniences. Five bedrooms, 7 full and 1 half baths are included in a total of 9,580+/- square feet. Special features include the piling reinforcements, clay roof tile, impact-resistant windows and exterior doors, custom millwork, commercial-grade electrical service, elevator, and lighting systems. First Floor: Stately double doors introduce the 2-story foyer appointed with a custom spiral staircase and an elevator. Stone floors inlaid with marble continue into the grand oceanfront living room set off by coffered ceilings and a majestic cast-stone gas fireplace. Exquisite woodwork and decorative niches accent the formal dining room illuminated by crystal chandeliers suspended from the hand-painted ceiling. Adjacent to the butlers pantry is a walk-in wine room. The epicureans kitchen features furniture-grade cabinetry, granite counters, and a butcher-block topped center island. Professional-style appliances include the Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer, Wolf stainless steel range with double ovens, microwave, dishwashers, and Miele coffee system. Ocean views stretch through the breakfast area and open family room where French doors flow onto the main loggia. An office/media room complete with walk-in bar overlooks the motor court. A guest powder room and private bedroom suite complete this level. Second Floor: A sprawling oceanfront wing is devoted to the grand master suite which takes in the breathtaking panoramic views from a romantic covered balcony. A columned archway separates the oceanfront sitting area from the tray-ceilinged bedroom anchored by a stunning gas fireplace. Along with the nearby morning bar and custom-fitted his-and-her wardrobe rooms, the suite features sumptuous his-and-her marble baths, hers with an oceanview tub and oversized walk-in shower. Opening to its own balcony, the second oceanfront suite features superb woodwork, custom built-ins, and scraped wood flooring. A loft area, a laundry room, and a whimsical bunkroom complete this level. Guest House: Luxury accommodations of the separate guest house, privately placed above the detached garage, include a kitchenette and private balcony.