The DeWayne Carpenter / Kirk Kessel Homeselling Team just listed the property at 10350 S. Tropical Trail, Merritt Island, for $1,874,000
Sprawling on a 1.12-acre parcel in an almost impossibly beautiful setting, stretching from the Indian River to the Banana River, this gated compound is impressive yet completely comfortable and welcoming. A circular drive leads you to a stunning Mediterranean inspired home where grand windows give way to sweeping lawns with luxuriant gardens, mature oaks, and palms and fruit trees. A shimmering crystal blue pool and spa overlooks the serene waters of the Banana River and an enormous summer kitchen makes for wonderful family BBQ’s. Relax under your tiki hut while the kids play a game of basketball or spend a day fishing from your dock on the Banana River. A second large dock, located on the Indian River has a covered 10K lb. boat lift and additional docking space for those perfect on the river days with family and friends.
The pleasure provided, by the location and amazing design of this property places it firmly in the dream home category. A high-style take on tradition, the five-bedroom residence flows beautifully from room to room, with all design elements coming together in picture-perfect harmony and all features functioning with effortless ease. Subtle textural finishes add visual interest throughout, and almost all major rooms look out onto one of the rivers. The property features combined living spaces totaling 6,651± square feet with 5 bedrooms, four full and two half baths. Exquisite details intertwine in a rich tapestry throughout lavish entertaining areas and the artful floor plan blends seamlessly with expansive outdoor venue. Resplendent in a wealth of comfortable elegance, this stunning home features marble floors, a full house intercom and security system, the highest quality of designer finishes, detailed craftsmanship, high ceilings, elegant terraces, a widow’s walk and custom lighting and fixtures. A welcoming foyer, flanked by amazing stained glass windows introduces the dramatic and beautifully styled home.
To the left a gorgeous and unique bar area is perfectly placed for entertaining. An absolutely breathtaking chef’s kitchen, designed for use and function, has a large island and an enormous amount of storage and counter space, making this area perfect for family cooking or an easy transition to large scale entertaining. Featuring custom cabinetry, a copper hood, double ovens and dish washers, granite counters, and stainless appliances; no detail has been overlooked. An adjacent breakfast area boast even more cabinetry and leads out to the veranda. River views sweep through the dining area and living room replete with custom detailing and a stunning coral fireplace. An enormous family and game room provides for hours of fun entertainment. Perfectly located guest suites are found on either side of the residence for the ultimate in privacy. Upstairs, a grand office with beautiful built-ins, a balcony and a spectacular view of the Indian River graces the front of the home. The enormous master suite spans the back of the residence with its eastern balcony and Banana River views, enormous closets, a spa like bathroom with a jetted tub, glass shower, double sinks and direct access to an enormous laundry and storage room. Three more large bedrooms and another bathroom are located on the second floor. The allure of this estate is immeasurable and irresistible.
An amazing opportunity, this river to river estate is located on much sought-after South Topical Trail. This prestigious address boast some of the most amazing views, sunsets and sunrises in the county and is a haven for bikers, runners or for just enjoying an evening relaxing by the river. The rivers are a paradise for boating and fishing and fill your days with unmeasurable happiness with the sights, sounds and activities afforded by a riverfront property. With ocean access to the north or south or cruising down the Intracoastal, the dazzling waters provide the perfect backdrop for your lifestyle. This is one of the rare areas in the county where you have open water views and deep water for a larger vessel. It is a paradise away from the hustle and bustle yet still minutes from local dining, shopping, the pristine Brevard County Beaches, A+ schools, and you are just about an hour from Orlando International Airport.