Striking modern design harmonizes with the serene natural environment in this truly unique residence poised on 1.6± acres of verdant landscaped lawns, having the quiet seclusion and exclusivity of being one of just six sizeable custom estates in a private gated association near Oakhill Equestrian Park. Nautically inspired elements such as the streamlined silhouettes, railed balustrades, and porthole-style windows are a signature of the six-bedroom residence which has undergone a complete architect-designed renovation. At the entrance, the graceful sweep of the driveway and the angled stanchions of the roofline create a sense of arrival. Designed for resort-at-home living, the property...features not only a pool terrace with summer kitchen, but also a clay tennis court. Inside, double-height ceilings enhance the sense of spaciousness in the versatile open flow that centers the main living and dining areas on a dramatic see-through fireplace echoing the lines of a yacht’s hull, while a bar counter is between the gourmet kitchen and family room. In a perfect layout for entertaining, a window wall opens out by the pool, where the vista expands over the sweeping lawns to the tennis court and naturalistic landscaping with lush trees that seclude the perimeter of the grounds. In its own first-floor wing, the large master suite also opens to the pool terrace and view. For peace of mind, the home is complete with a full-house generator plus impact-rated windows and exterior doors. An artfully architected blend of contemporary design and estate living, this impressive residence is absolutely one-of-a-kind. Location Southwest 33rd Drive, Davie, Florida. The estate is one of just six properties in private gated association that combines quiet seclusion with easy access to major highways. Abundant parklands contribute to the country-like atmosphere of Davie which also offers an equestrian lifestyle with 165± miles of recreational trails, yet is only 20± minutes from downtown Fort Lauderdale. Property Completely renovated, this impressive contemporary estate is beautifully sited on 1.6± acres of groomed lawns landscaped with lush oak trees, palms, and privacy hedges. Light-filled glass doors connect the south side of the house to lounge terraces that surround the custom-designed pool with spillover spa. Perfect for outdoor dining, the covered terrace area is served by a full summer kitchen. Across the gently sloping lawns, the clay tennis court is an added luxury of the resort-like setting. Residence Six bedrooms and four and a-half baths are provided in the spacious floor-plan totaling 6,495± square feet, with the two-bay garage currently serving as a theater room. Travertine marble floors flow through both living levels. Amenities include impact-rated glass, a full generator, and wiring for a surround-sound system. First Floor: Soaring two stories high, the living room is set off by a monumental double-sided fireplace – encased in granite and marble – which is shared by the adjoining dining room in a spacious open layout. Separated by a partition wall with lighted art niches, the gourmet kitchen includes sleek maple cabinetry, granite counters, an induction range, and double ovens. The wraparound bar counter serves the family room, part of the double-height open space, where porthole-style windows top a wall of view-filled glass doors leading out to the pool terrace and south lawns. The family room’s accent walls of beautifully weathered paneling add an artistic coastal touch. Through a side hall by the powder room, the large private master suite opens out to the pool terrace and tranquil view over the south lawns. Two custom-fitted walk-in closets accompany the marble-encased master bath featuring a jetted tub, glass-enclosed shower, two vanities, and a separate water closet. Placed away from the master quarters, another wing contains three more bedrooms, all having private outside access, served by two baths. The garage presently serves as a professionally designed theater room with eight reclining stadium-style seats and a large projection screen. Second Floor: Atop the staircase, the loft-style library/study overlooks the family room below and opens to a balcony terrace giving a view over the south lawns. One wall of the space is lined in handsome bookcases fitted with a library ladder. Served by a hall bath, two bedrooms both capture the southerly view from inside and outdoors on the balcony terrace.
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