627 Gulf Shore Drive, Destin, FL 32541

$8,495,000
11
BD
12
BA
11,913
SqFt
List Price
$8,495,000
Days on Market
97
MLS#
880269
Status
ACTIVE
Type
Single Family Residential
Subtype
Detached Single Family
Bedrooms
11
Bathrooms
12
Full Bathrooms
11
Half Bathrooms
1
Living Area
11,913
Neighborhood
1401 - Destin Beaches West

Property Description

Imagine a place where you can cruise from your backyard to the sparkling emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico in just minutes. Later, when it's time to relax, a 90-second walk takes you to a white sandy beach where the views are incomparable and the sunsets spectacular. Dream no more. Welcome to Villa Blanco where you can have the best of both worlds any time of year.Strategically positioned on two lots, Villa Blanco presents a rare opportunity to own one of the most extraordinary properties in Destin's exclusive enclave of Holiday Isle. Water enthusiasts will appreciate the two 55-foot boat slips and 25,000 -pound lift that facilitates numerous outdoor adventures after passing through scenic Destin Pass. Those who prefer to sink their toes into cool soft sand need only walk across to their private deeded beach access. Inside the 11,913 square foot Mediterranean home is a sophisticated plan that redefines coastal elegance with sweeping water views throughout. A coffered ceiling, fireplace and walls of glass in the expansive second floor living area create a welcoming space for entertaining and luxurious family living. The fully equipped wet-bar transitions guests to the spacious casual dining area which is easily served by the generously sized kitchen equipped with quartz countertops, custom cherry cabinetry, butler's pantry and an abundance of work and storage space. Formal occasions will be hosted in the banquet-sized dining room appointed with a hand-painted mural that extends into the tray ceiling. The current 11-bedroom layout includes a sumptuous owners' suite, a private guest wing on the third level and two bunk rooms on the first floor. A 14-seat movie theater and an adjoining game room featuring a wet-bar, kitchenette and video wall are also located on the first floor. Augmenting the residence are a heated swimming pool, 6-car garage and an elevator. Built like a fortress to withstand extreme weather conditions, Villa Blanco is the ideal family compound or vacation getaway. Artwork, along with indoor and outdoor furnishings, convey with the purchase of this property.

Additional Information

Appliances
Auto Garage Door Opn, Central Vacuum, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Ice Machine, Microwave, Oven Double, Oven Self Cleaning, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Refrigerator W/IceMk, Smoke Detector, Stove/Oven Electric, Wine Refrigerator
Assmt Fee Term
Annually
Association
Emerald Coast
Construction Siding
Concrete, Foundation On Piling, Roof Tile/Slate, Slab, Stucco, Trim Wood
Design
Mediterranean
Elementary School
Destin
Energy
AC - 2 or More, AC - Central Elect, AC - High Efficiency, Ceiling Fans, Water Heater - Elect
Exterior Features
Balcony, BBQ Pit/Grill, Boat Slip, Boatlift, Columns, Deck Open, Dock, Fenced Lot-Part, Fenced Privacy, Hot Tub, Patio Covered, Pool - In-Ground, Porch, Shower, Sprinkler System, Summer Kitchen
Fees
$380
High School
Fort Walton Beach
Interior Features
Breakfast Bar, Built-In Bookcases, Ceiling Crwn Molding, Ceiling Raised, Ceiling Tray/Cofferd, Elevator, Fireplace 2+, Floor Hardwood, Floor Tile, Furnished - All, Guest Quarters, Kitchen Island, Lighting Recessed, Lighting Track, Owner's Closet, Pantry, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Wet Bar, Window Treatment All
Legal Description
HOLIDAY ISLE LOT 26 BLK E
Lot Dimensions
166x168x113x39x48x130
Lot Features
Corner, Covenants, Within 1/2 Mile to Water
Middle School
Destin
Neighborhood
1401 - Destin Beaches West
Parking Features
Garage, Garage Attached, Oversized
Project Facilities
Beach, Fishing
Stories
3
Subdivision
Holiday Isle
Utilities
Electric, Gas - Natural, Public Sewer, Public Water, TV Cable
Waterfront
Canal
Waterview
Canal, Gulf
Year Built
2003
Zoning
Resid Single Family

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Listing courtesy of Five Star Properties RE FL Inc.