A home of this caliber does not hit the market often. It is a one of a kind showplace - custom 4/4.5, plus a study, Tuscan Style Home in the gated Heron's Forest subdivision with community swimming pool, tennis courts, and trails that meander down to the Intracoastal waterway boardwalk. Past the oversized cedar front door, one steps into an oasis of soaring ceilings, upscale millwork, and transom windows to let the natural light and views inside with hardwood floors in the living area. The Great room has a raised stone fireplace with built-ins and opens to the gourmet kitchen and screened porch. Dream kitchen with custom maple cabinets, granite countertops, center island with 5 burner gas cook top, stainless appliances, pantry closet, buffet/sideboard area, large nook, and a wet bar. Formal Dining room is flanked by stately columns and there is an office with coffered ceilings. French doors open to a private screened courtyard Italian themed water feature. Downstairs Master suite has an exterior door to that private courtyard. Suite includes a double sided fireplace (bedroom and bathroom), trey ceiling, air tub, separate vanities, large walk-in tiled shower (two shower heads), walk-in closet with California closet shelving/racks, and a water closet. Upstairs is an extra large bedroom with full bath. Separate Mother-in-law Suite with private entrance on the ground floor. Numerous outside gathering areas include a 20x9 screened porch, 29x13 screened private courtyard with built in water feature, a stone patio fire pit area, tiled open patio area, and a covered front porch. An oversized garage, powder room, sprinkler with well, mature trees, and all bedrooms are en suite add to the livability of this fine home.
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX GULF PROPERTIES.