Fort Lauderdale: Ocean Manor: House
- 6 BDR
- 6 BA
- Sleeps 22
avg $1,200 USD
Florida An incomparable showplace for entertaining, this magnificent European-inspired manor creates an enchanting realm of luxury on the Middle River in prestigious Coral Ridge. Preluded by a gated entry with majestic Poseidon fountain, this stately three-story manor stands on the Middle River as a romantically elegant paradise in Fort Lauderdale's exclusive Coral Ridge community. Custom built by Babylon Properties in 2009, this picturesque masterpiece was fashioned after Muckross House, one of Ireland's most famous historic mansions. Classic style is artfully modernized in this eight-bedroom residence, unfolding over a grand total of 13,000± square feet as an impressive showplace for indoor/outdoor entertaining. From the fountained garden room to the wine grotto, spectacular sky deck, resort-style pool, and watercraft dock, an extraordinary array of accoutrements awaits in this one-of-a-kind estate, a realm of indulgent luxury and spellbinding beauty. Location Middle River Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Home to private water and country clubs, prestigious Coral Ridge is close to Fort Lauderdale's renowned ocean beachfront, Birch State Park, and The Galleria's fine shopping and dining. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is only about a 20-minute drive. Property Fronting 100± feet on the Middle River, this walled and gated European-inspired estate is adorned with foxtail palms, tropical gardens, and Old World fountains. Dramatic night-lit loggias and patios surround the fountained pool and spa by the full-service watercraft dock. Crowning the residence, a glass-enclosed widow's walk opens to the sensational rooftop entertainment deck with 360-degree vistas across the river and city skyline. Residence Superbly constructed, this stunning 3-story residence totals 13,000± square feet with open living areas, 8 bedrooms, 8 full and 2 half baths, 4-bay garage, glassed elevator, wine grotto, smart-house systems, generator, waterfront balconies/terraces on all levels, and impact glass throughout. Classic design elements are grounded by modern polished concrete floors. First Floor: Entered from the foyer, the view-filled Great Hall is dominated by a 3-story grand staircase, wrapped with balconies, flowing openly into the living areas.