635 Elliot Drive, Merritt Island
The DeWayne Carpenter / Kirk Kessel Homeselling Team just listed the property at 635 Elliot Drive, Merritt Island for $500,000.
Fine finishes hallmark this professionally renovated French Mansard Inspired residence totaling 3,094± square feet with 5+ bedrooms, 3 full baths, 2 half baths and a side-entry, 2-bay garage.. For the utmost comfort and convenience, myriad special features include the indoor/outdoor surround-sound system, true hardwood flooring, highest quality lighting and hardware, custom detailed finishes, security system, and a privately accessed mother in law apartment
Inside the leaded-glass double door entry, the foyer is set off by a beautifully detailed staircase and perfectly placed half bath. To the left is the dramatic and spacious yet completely comfortable living room featuring pecky cypress beam ceilings. Gorgeous and warm wood flooring and double glass paned French doors complete this room, perfect for entertaining or quite family evenings. The custom designed and built gourmet kitchen offers hand crafted custom cabinetry by Tom Boekhout. The cherry wood and bird’s eye maple and granite counter make this gorgeous kitchen both breathtaking and efficiently functional. Professional grade stainless steel appliances include a Dacor 6 burner gas range with double ovens, a large GE Monogram refrigerator, freezer and wine cooler. Combined in an open layout, a gorgeous river rock wood burning fire place and an additional custom island and cabinetry provide for an abundance of storage and entertainment space. Connecting the two rooms is a centralized dining room with direct access via a third set of French doors to the outdoor dining and entertaining area. This outdoor living space includes a dining and a sitting area complete with a mounted tv and convenient storage. Also on this first level is a complete mother in law apartment with its own separate entrance to the front and private entrance to the backyard pool area.
Upstairs, having its own private access to a second floor deck through two double glass paned French door is the well-appointed master suite. With a sitting area, beautifully detailed French inspired closet doors, imported tiling and walk in shower and large vanity area this suite feels ultra-luxurious. Three more professionally decorated bedrooms, with one being used as an office , feature deep sills, and functional and warm wood flooring. The ultimate hall bath with custom designed cabinetry, open dressing area is spectacularly designed and fabulously functional. Outside, a complete summer kitchen and sparkling pool provide the perfect backdrop for easy entertaining or fun family summers splashing in the large pool.
At just over a half acre, this professionally landscaped property is surrounded with majestic mature oaks, fruit trees and local horticulture. A circular drive leads to the pavered entry. The stately design is both graceful and relaxing. Homeowner’s have access to the river side park area, dock and boat ramp, only about two blocks away on the Indian River.
Merritt Island is known for its preserves, boating and proximity to the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. The Courtenay Parkway/S Tropical Trail area is lined with remarkable homes, many with unsurpassed views of the river. Boating, fishing, ocean access and local dining and shopping is all within few minutes. Located a short drive to Kennedy Space Center, 528, I95 and less than an hour to Orlando International Airport.