A signature element of the property, this traditional-style residence with detail-rich exterior features of copper roof accents, brick, decorative cut shingles, and shutters, offers scenic water views from every room. Light-filled open spaces with gorgeous wood floors flow throughout the comfortable layout with golden-toned woodwork delivering essential balance. Inside, you will appreciate the custom millwork placed throughout the home with a wood-carved double-door entry, opening to the great room, boasts handsome built-in custom cabinetry, and highlighted by a romantic fireplace. Just beyond, a screened lanai with a summer kitchen and a metal fenced side yard surrounded by lush landscaping. Directly fronting 115 ft on the Indian River Intracoastal and 120 ft on the Banana River, each riverfront offers a dock.
The formal dining room flanked by lighted display cabinets and complemented by a double trey ceiling and gorgeous chandelier served by an arch-topped built-in sideboard with detailed moldings, prep sink, and refrigerator adjacent to a custom chef’s kitchen. The well-appointed kitchen features an island topped with butcher block, a gas cooktop, double ovens, warming drawer, a walk-in pantry, and an adjoining riverfront breakfast nook with bay windows.
Atop the stairway, two bedrooms, and a flex space w/a wet bar open to a shared balcony capturing the river panorama. An additional bedroom, three full bathrooms, and oversized walk-in storage closets complete the upstairs. In a spacious wing, a delightful master suite set off by a lofty trey ceiling has a sitting area, his and her closets, and a lovely bathroom. An office perfectly placed just outside the master suite could purpose as a bedroom. The large utility room has built-in cabinetry, counter space, and a laundry tub.
Situated just south of the Pineda Causeway on the much sought after scenic S. Tropical Trail, Merritt Island. The land surrounding South Tropical Trail is known for its preserves, boating, and proximity to the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. The Tropical Trail area lined with remarkable homes, many with unsurpassed views of the river. With ocean access to the north or south or cruising down the Intracoastal, the dazzling waters of the Indian River provide the perfect backdrop for your lifestyle. If you have an active routine, this area is a haven for bikers, runners, or just enjoying an evening stroll along the river. Boating, fishing, ocean access, and local dining and shopping are all within a few minutes. Located a short drive to Holy Trinity Private school, Melbourne Medical District, Kennedy Space Center, the beachline, and I95 and less than an hour to Orlando International Airport.