Government Springs Ranch- Ouray County, Colorado

This 2,980-acre ranch is a combination of beauty, accessibility and history, making it one of the finest and well-located mountain properties you will find in the Western United States.

Once used by the soldiers from Fort Crawford as a water source, this abundant spring still supplies good clean water. Located between Montrose and Telluride, Colorado, the ranch features year round paved access, 6 miles of national forest boundary, underground utilities, 60%-70% ponderosa pine, aspen and spruce with huge views of the San Juan Mountains and the lush valley below. It is a true trophy-hunting ranch in a great location, only minutes from a commercial airport.

Lone Eagle Land Brokerage Inc

Joseph Burns

970.209.4400

joey@eagleland.com

AmericanFarmandRanch.com

 


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 6/27/2016 at 4:13 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Marjestic Hacienda Del Sol- Merritt Island, Florida

If walls could talk, Hacienda del Sol’s would be chattering away, for the grand South Merritt Island Estate has hosted many a great party. Kings and queens, government dignitaries, astronauts and sitting presidents have all been charmed by Hacienda’s hospitality through the decades.

“From the moment you pass through the enormous iron gates, you are transported to a long-ago time, a magical time,” says listing agent, Stephanie Moss Dandridge, a luxury waterfront real estate specialist with Dale Sorensen Real Estate.

The majestic 7.6 acre Historic Mediterranean Estate overlooking the Indian River, boasts over 22,000 square feet of living including the 14,755 square foot main residence, pool house/pavilion, guest cottage and caretakers residence. The finest of finishes throughout the estate include hand painted walls, Pecky Cypress vaulted post and beam ceilings and stunning antique tile and marble from around the world.

Hacienda embodies a luxury resort style setting with a world of amenities including a lighted tennis court, 50,000-gallon saltwater pool and a koi filled 1/2-acre man-made lake with waterfall. The 500+ feet of riverfront on the Inner Coastal Waterway comes complete with private boat dock and boat ramp.

The main residence includes six suited bedrooms, six baths, and a three-bay stackable garage. The grounds are adorned with old growth live oaks, banyan, and eucalyptus trees, plus a bamboo forest and rose garden.

Hacienda's charm goes well beyond its majestic presence and also includes plenty of history. Dave Thomas, famed founder of the Wendy’s restaurant chain, owned the estate for a time.

The one-of-a-kind property is being marketed internationally, with emphasis on European, South American and Chinese markets. Listing price is $7.5 million.

"You can never replicate the history and uniqueness of this house," Moss Dandridge says. "It is such a magnificent place."

Stephanie Moss Dandridge

Luxury Waterfront Specialist

321.243.1218

sdandridge@sorensenrealestate.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 6/27/2016 at 4:02 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

An Apple a Day in Hendersonville, North Carolina

Steve Dozier has traveled 48 of our 50 states and hasn't found a better place to live than Hendersonville, North Carolina. "I've lived here 21-years and there's no better place to raise a family," says the broker associate with powerhouse Beverly-Hanks & Associates Realtors. 

This suburb of artsy Ashville has a main street lined with charming shops and restaurants and historic homes dating to the late 19th century.  It's a mountain place, but the climate is temperate, says Dozier. "In Florida there's one season, in the north there's winter and summer. Here there are four distinct seasons, but very little snow, no tornados and no hurricanes." 

Around Labor Day the population of 13,000 swells to 250,000 for the Apple Festival -- Hendersonville boasts 70% of the nation's apple production. "Every apple you can think of grows around here," says Dozier, who's highly involved with the community and its activities.   

You can take a bite of the little apple with a 5400 square foot beauty he's offering. Sitting on 1.57 manicured acres, there's a terraced backyard and a front porch for rocking and enjoying the trickling waterfall that splashes into a stone Koi pond.

"Everyone here is looking for views and gourmet kitchens," he says with a laugh. This home has both. The kitchen features every bell and whistle, down to the pot filler behind the stove, and the views— from every deck and window—go on forever. 

The kitchen opens to the great room, a gorgeous deck and a screened room for a fabulous sweep of indoor and outdoor entertaining space. The four bedroom, three and a half bath home features a fantastic game and media center with a movie theater concession stand and a popcorn machine.  

It's a home made for enjoyment, as Dozier puts it, "in the Best Small Town in America." 

Steve Dozier

Beverly-Hanks & Associates Realtors

stevedozier@beverly-hanks.com

Cell: 828.329.1529

Office: 828-697-0515



Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 6/1/2016 at 4:22 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Comfort and Luxury in Suburban Atlanta

By Natalie Friedmann

As a major metropolitan area, Atlanta might bring to mind the hustle and bustle of a big city, but the charm of the area spans beyond any of those stereotypes — some would even say one must only look just outside the city lines into the cozy city suburbs.

"Due to the vast expanse of companies headquartered in Atlanta, the city and surrounding areas receive quite a bit of real estate traffic from the northeast due to corporate relocation,” says Ed Short, REALTOR® with Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate Metro Brokers, specializing in the north metro Atlanta area. The area has much to offer its residents from fine dining and various happenings at the renowned Fox Theatre to the nearby mountains and picturesque Lake Lanier.

In addition to the amenities, the north metro Atlanta area boasts some luxurious properties—one of which is located at 13210 Owens Way in Milton, Ga. This beautiful estate is located on 1.66 acres. The elegant brick and stone exterior sets the tone for the equally elegant interior, which offers a sprawling open floor plan. The grand, two-story foyer offers inviting, warm hardwood floors.

Beyond the foyer is a banquet-sized formal dining room and professional chef’s kitchen. There is a keeping room off the kitchen with coffered ceiling, built-in bookcases and stacked stone fireplace. A guest bedroom with a private, full bath is on the main level. 

The master retreat is breathtaking with a trey ceiling, morning bar with refrigerator and sitting room with fireplace and built-in bookcase. The en suite master bathroom exudes a spa-like atmosphere.
A main attraction of this property is the finished, walk-out terrace level complete with full bath, two bonus rooms, stacked stone fireplace and a full wet bar. There is a patio off the terrace level with an outdoor fireplace and a brick paved deck off the master bedroom, both of which overlook the private, wooded yard. This property is listed with Ed Short for $1.45 million. 

Ed Short

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Metro Brokers

ed.short@metrobrokers.com

Office: 404-843-2500 

Cell: 404-918-2500




Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 5/26/2016 at 10:49 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Champion Views of the Blue Ridge Mountains- Champion Hills, North Carolina

This extraordinary home is proudly sited on over 6 acres, with captivating long range southern views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  Lovingly planned with great attention to detail and built by master craftsmen. Embellished with numerous, one of a kind architectural elements from the Great Gatsby’s of Atlanta.

It has the features you would expect from a home of this caliber including, an in-law suite and elevator that provides easy access to all 3 levels. This home has the feel of an era of elegance, yet has all of the state of the art amenities we’ve come to enjoy today.  The outdoor spaces are equally delightful with several decks, covered porches and a beautiful water feature.  


Champion Hills is an established, memberowned, debt free, friendly community, eight minutes from downtown Hendersonville, NC. We have the proud distinction of being Tom Fazio’s Summer Home golf course, ranked #6 in the state. Conveniently located near Asheville, Charlotte and Greenville, SC. 


Come enjoy mountain living at its finest, and see why Champion Hills is the best kept secret! MLS# HNCM560453   Offered at $4,450,000.


Beverly-Hanks & Associates
Sherry Woods and Mary Kay Buhrke
800.633.5122
championhills@beverly-hanks.com
www.championhills.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 5/24/2016 at 11:38 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Florida's Ultimate Gulf Front Home- Rosemary Beach

There are but two homes in the Rosemary Beach® community that occupy lots 115 feet wide and are directly on the Gulf of Mexico. Known as, "Founders Lots"  these are the first properties to be built in this magnificent, neo-traditional planned community, which rose from the sands of the Emerald Coast of Florida twenty years ago.

Of the pair, the extraordinary compound designed by Bobby McAlpine and known as Beluga holds pride of place. "It's the ultimate Gulf front home, setting the standard for future construction," says Linda Miller, broker at Rosemary Beach Realty. "When you walk into this oasis it's like you're on the beach," says Miller. With its rare elevation, there are direct, unobstructed gulf views from the first floor. The beach can be seen from every room. From the second floor gazebo the gulf views are panoramic, a fifty mile vista to the east and west.

Completely renovated in 2011, the 4,520 square foot home has an expansive great room with a gas fireplace, pickled wood floors and robin's egg blue ceilings of Pecky Cypress. This fabulous space opens to a marble dining bar, which seats eight and a gourmet kitchen with appliances from Bosch and Subzero.  Step out from here to a sublimely peaceful and private waterfront courtyard with jetted pool flanked by outdoor relaxation and dining areas.  

The five bedroom, six bath retreat offers first floor guest suites with private entrances onto the courtyard. Additionally, the home offers a completely separate carriage house with two-car parking below and a fully equipped one-bedroom apartment above. 

On the quieter, eastern side of town, you can walk to Main Street for dinner, but once inside the gates it's private. "Urban living -- but not," says Miller. "You can enjoy the convenience and synergy of downtown life, with total seclusion a few blocks away." 

"It was named Beluga for the finest caviar," says Miller. One might also call it a whale of a wonderful retreat.

Rosemary Beach Realty

Linda Miller

850.974.8885

linda@thesmileof30a.com

www.rosemarybeachrealty.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 5/24/2016 at 9:22 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

True California Living- Beverly Hills, CA

 

Spanning more than 5,500 square feet, this Cape-Cod style home features modern accents including a striking, three-story tower that brings dramatic height and sophistication to its serene setting. The home offers expansive windows that open to views of the Pacific Ocean and Wilshire corridor along with ample outdoor entertaining space.

Spanning more than 5,500 square feet, this Cape-Cod style home features modern accents including a striking, three-story tower that brings dramatic height and sophistication to its serene setting. The home offers expansive windows that open to views of the Pacific Ocean and Wilshire corridor along with ample outdoor entertaining space.

“This house is the essence of California living, ushering in year-round sunlight through expansive windows and grand ceilings,” said Adam Rosenfeld, founding partner at Mercer Vine and one of the property’s listing agents. “Prestigious beyond its views of Los Angeles and the coast, the home brings with it a sense of privacy, tucked away from the bustle of the city in the tranquility of Beverly Hills.”

Quietly situated on nearly a half acre, cul-de-sac lot with exquisite adjacent estates, the five-bedroom, five-bathroom house was originally built in 1989 and is flanked by a stunningly landscaped yard, complete with a pool and spa.

On the home’s main floor, the sun-filled kitchen opens into the dining room, and the living room guides guests out to private patios and a viewing deck, creating a flow that is seamless from one room to the next. Entertainment options continue downstairs, with a large media theater, wet bar and gym. Luxurious accommodations await the future homeowner, including a full master suite with a custom bathroom and two walk-in closets. An in-home elevator finishes the space and allows ease of travel throughout the three-story home.

The Beverly Hills region is famed for some of Southern California’s grandest estates, meaning the property’s surrounding neighborhoods are not only a part of one of the world’s most famous zip codes, but they also are uncompromising in their commitment to maintaining beauty and exclusivity at every turn. Showings of the home are by appointment only through Mercer Vine.

 

Mercer Vine

Adam Rosenfeld

310-595-5915

adam@mercervine.com

Kyle Giese

310-975-5838

kyle@mercervine.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 4/29/2016 at 11:21 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

The Preserve at Lasalle Ranch- Calhoun County, TX

 

Seize this rare opportunity to purchase property on the Texas Intracoastal Waterway. Nestled in nature, these exceptional, 2,200 acres shelter a lush array of plants and animals on land and in water. This is your chance to purchase one of the last remaining large, unencumbered pieces of land in the area. With a diverse population of wildlife ranging from deer, turkey, dove, quail, hogs and 400+ species of birds, this property is ideal for the hunter or conservationist. Known for fishing, hunting, birding and kayaking, this peaceful area is a sportsman’s delight, with some of the best duck hunting on the Texas coast.  

Port O’Connor offers a relaxing, laid-back atmosphere and numerous boating venues. With the largest and deepest bay on the Texas Gulf Coast, Port O’Connor offers many opportunities for the avid fisherman. Close proximity to the Gulf provides excellent fishing for red snapper, king, ling and jack fish, and the opportunity for deep-water fishing for sailfish, mahi-mahi and Wahoo. A short ride across Madagorda Bay lays Madagorda Island, which is now a national preserve for a large variety of endangered migratory birds. This entire are is rich in both wildlife and recreation—perfect for the outdoor enthusiast.

Just a few hours from the major metropolitan areas of Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Corpus Christi, The Preserve at Lasalle Ranch is often touted as the “Best Kept Secret on the Gulf Coast.” The ranch is conveniently located within hours of big-city amenities like fine dining and shopping, major medical centers and airports, as well as numerous art, sports and cultural events. The property includes plentiful native pasture grass, a fresh water well, electricity recently installed, great access from the highway on an all-weather road and a newly installed private gated entrance for better access. The nearby development offers many amenities to the owners. Call today to reserve your time for a full property tour. Call for Price.

 

Superior Farm and Ranch Realty LLC
Rick Doak
361-243-1040
jrdoak@me.com

Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 4/29/2016 at 10:48 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

New Icon in Old Preston Hollow- Dallas, TX

 

Cross the threshold into the expansive elegance of this blended European original.  The masterful builder of this estate has woven soft renaissance flare, Mediterranean classicism, and modern artistry to ensure a timeless environment that will always be a 21st Century masterpiece.

Amenities abound in the 13,000 square feet of luxury living. The Master is 2,400 square feet with dynamic dual closets and dressing areas. 3 additional suites with 5.3 baths, 2-story theatre, Game Room overlooking the Great Room, wine enthusiasts cellar with inlaid wooden mosaic humidor as a bonus. The hand-tiled pool and fountains with Cabana round out the entertainment aspects of this home. You’ll also discover within the open floor plan, crafted spaces for seclusion. The Executive Office features a discrete entrance through the side courtyard with a spiral staircase accessing the second story library. The sanctuary-style enclave just off the Collector’s Car garage also has a separate entrance. 

Hand-built interior features were produced on the premises, reflecting the heart and hard work of the visionary designer picturing you in this Preston Hollow manor. From the front exquisite entry to the backyard escape, exterior factors have been meticulously researched to insure the home's one-of-a-kind originality and distinct identity. 

The exclusive neighborhood of Preston Hollow is more than a destination on your GPS, 9818 Hathaway is the address indicating you’ve arrived at the home of your dreams!

 

Rogers Healy & Associates

Greyson Johns

469-867-6437

greyson@rogershealy.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 4/29/2016 at 10:33 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Featured Property: Port Royal in Naples, Florida

 

The architectural philosophy of “organic architecture” where structures are built in harmony with humanity and its environment is a perfect description of this two-story home overlooking Galleon Cove. This brilliantly planned home with inside and outside spaces flowing into one another to create one living space, with no discernable differences, is built at a very comforting and welcoming scale.

The first floor offers 2 bedrooms + study, 3.5 baths and separate 1 bedroom, 1 bath guest quarters. Four additional bedrooms suites and lounge area are on the second floor. Interiors feature Mahogany ceiling treatments and solid mahogany/glass interior doors, heated master bedroom floor, American Walnut flooring, Allikriste cabinetry throughout, Savant Smarthome system, Lutron Homeworks lighting system with LED lights, thumbprint entry for wine room, commercial size elevator, Evo and Viking grills, and Earthstone wood burning pizza oven. 

Mexican lava rock decking (heat resistant) was thoughtfully placed around the twin-lane lap pool, spa and outdoor dining area with gas/wood burning fireplace. Notable features of construction include; concrete roof, block walls, poured/formed floors, veneer plaster wall finish in lieu of standard drywall, custom Tischler windows and doors, 1,000 gallon propane tank and climate controlled parking for 5 cars. 

Thoughtfully designed by Stofft Cooney Architects and meticulously brought to life by BCB Homes. Unique. Quality. Timeless. Immediate Port Royal Club eligibility property. Price available upon request. 

 

Gulf Coast International Properties

Timothy P Savage, PA

239.821.7576

tim@gcinaples.com

www.gcinaples.com

www.gcinaples_portroyal.com

 


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 4/12/2016 at 2:00 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Holding the Key to the Keys

Few places on earth sing a siren song as sweet as the Florida Keys. Just ask Jo Ann Cook who visited from Maine for a week to escape the cold. She then came back to the Keys for a month, and then again for two months and then she decided to stay permanently. "That's how everyone gets here," she said with a laugh. 

Cook, the award-winning broker and owner of RE/MAX All Keys Real Estate has been selling real estate along the one-hundredmile chain for the last sixteen years, and she now has three offices between Key Largo and Key West.

Her home base is "smack in the middle," on Marathon Key, the epicenter of Keys bustle. There's an international airport serving corporate and private aircrafts, a hospital, a jewel of a marina, restaurants, inns and hotels and a true white sand beach, says Cook. Ferry service to Cuba is expected to begin in the near future. 

"People come here for proximity to world class fishing and diving," she says. "I can get home and be diving in half an hour." The dazzling coral reef—the third largest in the world—is just three miles off shore. 

Set on nearly two extraordinary palm-fringed acres, the property features a tranquility garden scented by oranges, limes and lemons, a 45,000 gallon swimming pool, spa, pool bar, cabana, lighted tennis court and a protected boat slip with deep water access to the ocean and the bay. 

The 8,300 square foot contemporary home, studded with cypress porches for a beachy Outer Banks feel, offers sensational entertaining areas, fabulous guest accommodations, gorgeous views and a see-through saltwater aquarium visible from multiple rooms. 

"Twenty people can stay here without seeing each other,” says Cook. She'll be happy to show you. 


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 3/24/2016 at 2:43 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Tampa Bay's Exquisite Equestrian Luxury

By Nicole Slaughter-Graham

Tucked away in the prestigious gated community of Citrus Green rests Copper Leaf Farm—an incredible, custom-built equestrian estate that boasts luxury in the most minute of details. Enjoy unparalleled privacy provided by a sprawling 7.63 acres and close proximity to some of the country’s most famous beaches thanks to the homes coveted Tampa Bay, Florida location.

The estate features a refined main home complete with three-car garage and a wealth of luxury details. “It’s so amazing that it’s hard to pick out a favorite feature,” says Engel & Volkers Realtor, Scott Ferguson. One of the most unique features is the glittering, solid copper gutter system and solid copper roofing on the turrets, which accentuate the stone accents and maple brown shutters that adorn the exterior.

Inside the home finds  four bedrooms, all of which include en-suite bathrooms finished with maple wood cabinets. The living room looks upon a gorgeous fireplace flanked by a natural-stone wall. The gourmet kitchen offers high-end appliances, exquisite Cohiba granite countertops and maple wood cabinetry. 

In the backyard, an inviting salt-water pool and spa, complete with outdoor kitchen, provide an inviting area for entertaining or sunbathing. In addition to the attached three-car garage is a detached building designed as a storage, garage or work area. The building can house up to seven additional vehicles. 

Most fascinating though, is the premium quality barn. Ferguson states the barn is, “finished in all the high-end materials used in the house. It’s spectacular.” The barn features nine spacious stalls and upstairs grooming quarters as well as an unprecedented full kitchen with living quarters and two full-sized bathrooms. 

Also included is a covered, lit 80x150 layered and leveled riding arena and multiple green pastures for grazing and riding. The esteemed Citrus Green community offers horse trails that span the entire 400-acre community.

 

Scott Ferguson, Realtor at Engel & Volkers

727.744.0993

scott.ferguson@evusa.com




Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 3/17/2016 at 11:46 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Equestrian and Ranch Properties- Asheville, North Carolina

While the beauty of experiencing four seasons is enticing, the peaks of summer and winter are not for everyone. For those of us who desire a more mild seasonal experience, Asheville, North Carolina is a city unmatched in both beauty and climate.

Named the “#1 City to Live In” by Good Morning America and the “#7 Food City in the Country” by Food Network, Asheville’s booming downtown area can rival that of any major city. However, it’s the seamless blending of the metropolitan atmosphere and the surrounding mountain landscape that truly makes Asheville unique. 


With its numerous horseback riding trails and Tyron International Equestrian Center & Resort, Asheville is marked as an enticing location to partake in the equestrian way of life. Billy Taylor, Luxury Broker with Beverly-Hanks & Associates Realtors, has many incredible listings, but the home located at 707 Dink Cannon is truly a cowboy’s dream. 

The 3,776-square-foot home sits on a working horse and cattle ranch complete with rotational grazing pastures. The residence is a perfect mountain getaway, situated in the heart of Western North Carolina’s well-known peaks. The property is also suited as the perfect legacy ranch and is conveniently located halfway between Ashville and Charlotte.  


Another one of Billy’s listings located at 145 White Pine Drive, is located in perhaps the most coveted of areas.The stunning 41+ acre property is a short 15 minute drive from Asheville’s downtown, but tucked just far enough into the forest, the location offers unparalleled privacy. In true Asheville fashion, this property is also horse friendly. 

The equestrian charm, mild weather and the authentic downtown, give people many reasons to enjoy this picturesque city. But the sheer beauty of the forests and mountain backdrops as they reflect the changing of the seasons truly makes life in Asheville unbeatable. 

Beverly-Hanks & Associates

www.beverly-hanks.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 3/17/2016 at 11:31 AM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

An Oceanfront Retreat in Ponte Verda Beach, Florida

Ponte Verda Beach, a golf resort community located 18 miles southeast of downtown Jacksonville and just a few miles north of historic St. Augustine, is home of The Players Championship golf tournament and offers beautiful beaches with fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, boating and surfing.

This vibrant beach town is in the third wealthiest county of Florida, featuring A-rated schools and a plethora of activities that create the perfect environment for raising a family. 

Occupying 223 feet of oceanfront property is a magnificent estate home rising over the dunes.  The timeless design showcases the lush tropical setting complete with stunning views of the shoreline and marine life. Situated on two and a half acres, this 10,284-sq-ft home offers 6 bedrooms with en suites, a pool bath and upstairs and downstairs powder rooms, plus a four-car garage and motor court. 

Perfect for entertaining, the luxury estate features both indoor and outdoor gathering spaces that offer intimate and exciting settings for friends and family to enjoy. Take in the incredible ocean backdrop while entertaining guests poolside, whisk down the 45-foot jetted slide or sunbathe with your toes in the sand. Upstairs features four more bedrooms, a game room with bar area and additional family room. Wrap-around balconies, covered and open terraces and a private beach walkover allow for residents to take advantage of this fabulous oceanfront location. Offered at $9,200,000.

Walk indoors into a stunning two-story foyer where a seven-foot crystal chandelier and detailed crown molding open through Roman columns to a generous formal living room with spectacular ocean views and an inviting gas fireplace. In the dining room, a stunning freehanded painting adorns the walls and the gourmet kitchen features everything needed to fashion a world-class feast. The ground floor is completed with a bar area to the family room, custom designed craft room, cherry wood paneled office, sumptuous master retreat and guest suite.

Watson Realty Corp

Barbara Maple

904-280-2829

barbaramaple@watsonrealtycorp.com


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 3/15/2016 at 4:58 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed

Deep in the Heart- Dallas, Texas

 

There are azaleas, Japanese maples, red oaks, live oaks, crepe myrtle, mountain laurel...you name it, it's here. Wandering the flagstone paths over undulating hills and dales of the 2.7 acre estate feels like walking into an arboretum, not a backyard. Just ten minutes from downtown Dallas, the gated estate is in Old Preston Hollow, a neighborhood that feels more like being in the country than in the heart of a big city. All of the homes in Old Preston Hollow are on expansive lots of at least an acre, but most closer to 2 acres. It's a very unique neighborhood.

Nestled in the midst of this private park is the 12,000 square foot, five bedroom, 6 full and 2 ½ bath home built in 1990. A home both gorgeous and divinely entertaining, from the breathtaking cantilevered staircase with twostory windows in the entry, to the adjoining formal living and dining rooms, this home is exquisitely detailed. 

The spectacular kitchen opens to a spacious breakfast area, family room and pool room with a bar so there’s plenty of space for family and friends to gather. There is also a media room (complete with a Murphy bed), a craft room above the four car garage and an impressive study with floor to ceiling bookshelves reached via a rolling ladder.

Outside the main house is a fully equipped guest house with a kitchen, sitting area, 2 baths and an upstairs great room. Sprinkled on the grounds are a children's play house, a swimming pool with spa, and a lighted, regulation scaled tennis court.

When you drive off the main street you enter an enclave of gorgeous estate homes on spacious lots. It's right in the heart of Dallas, with Love Field airport and North Park Mall just minutes away. You're in the center of city activity but insulated from the city. Perfect!

RE/MAX FINE PROPERTIES

Patty Newton

832.423.8609

PattyNewton@remax.net


Share | |

Posted by: Nicole Slaughter-Graham
Posted on: 2/16/2016 at 3:52 PM
Categories: duPont REGISTRY Featured Properties
Post Information: Permalink | Comments (0) | Post RSSRSS comment feed