627 Gulf Shore Dr, DESTIN, FL

$8,495,000

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11

Beds

12

Baths

11,913

Square feet

About 627 Gulf Shore Dr

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.

Features of 627 Gulf Shore Dr

MLS® # 880269
Price $8,495,000
Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms 12.00
Full Baths 11
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 11,913
Acres 0.00
Year Built 2003
Type Residential
Sub-Type Detached Single Family
Style Mediterranean
Status Active

Community Information

Address 627 Gulf Shore Dr
Area 14 - Destin
Subdivision HOLIDAY ISLE
City DESTIN
County OKALOOSA
State FL
Zip Code 32541

Amenities

Amenities Beach, Fishing
Utilities Electric Available, Gas - Natural, Public Sewer Available, Public Water Available, TV Cable Available
Parking Spaces 4
Parking Garage, Garage: Attached, Oversized
# of Garages 4
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Canal
Has Pool Yes
Pool Pool - In-Ground, Private

Interior

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
Appliances Auto Garage Door Opn, Central Vacuum, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Ice Machine, Microwave, Oven Double, Oven:Self Cleaning, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Refrigerator W/Ice Maker, Smoke Detector, Stove/Oven Electric, Wine Refrigerator
Cooling A/C: Two Or More, A/C: Central Electric, A/C: High Efficiency, Ceiling Fans
Has Basement No
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Fireplace 2+
# of Stories 3

Exterior

Exterior Concrete, Foundation On Pilings, Roof Tile/Slate, Foundation Slab On Grade, Siding Stucco, Trim Wood
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 Covered, Shower, Sprinkler System, Summer Kitchen
Lot Description Corner, Covenants, Within 1/2 Mile Of Water
Roof Foundation On Pilings, Roof Tile/Slate
Foundation Foundation On Pilings, Foundation Slab On Grade

School Information

Elementary DESTIN
Middle DESTIN
High FORT WALTON BEACH

Additional Information

Days on Website 54
Zoning Residential Single Family
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees 380.00
HOA Fees Freq. Annually

Listing Details

OfficeFive Star Properties RE FL Inc

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