Manalapan Beach, FL
Just completed in a breathtaking Ocean-to-Intracoastal paradise, a European-inspired masterpiece melding centuries-old traditions and 21st-century luxuries.
Uniquely distinguished on South Florida’s fabled Gold Coast, Manalapan is a quiet oceanfront hamlet enjoying unspoiled beauty and a private island atmosphere in an unmatched living environment. Surrounded by Manalapan’s idyllic waterscapes, this brand-new European-inspired estate is nestled in a secluded tropical paradise sweeping from the Atlantic Ocean to the Intracoastal Waterway, offering the rarity of both private beachfront and protected yacht dockage.
Centuries-old traditions and 21st-century luxuries converge in this majestic masterpiece by Ron Ricker of Affinity Architects. Stately stone columns and elaborately molded and beamed vaulted ceilings lend an ambiance both classically elegant and warmly welcoming. Picturesque loggias provide alfresco living areas maximizing glorious views of the ocean and the waterway by the infinity pool. A truly magnificent estate, this is a rare opportunity to enjoy an exclusive lifestyle in Manalapan, still one of the Gold Coast’s best-kept secrets.
South Ocean Boulevard, Manalapan, Florida. In the heart of South Florida’s Gold Coast between Palm Beach and Boca Raton, Manalapan preserves an unspoiled island ambiance only minutes from myriad world-class amenities. Manalapan residents enjoy private club privileges at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel’s La Coquille Club, offering a state-of-the-art spa/fitness center, tennis courts, pool, and beach facilities.
Presiding over 157’± of Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway frontage, this brand-new estate commands a spectacular setting with breathtaking water views from every vantage point. Lushly landscaped grounds stretch from the pristine ocean beachfront to the private yacht Dock on the tranquil waterway. Introduced by sweeping private drives from north and south gated entries, the European-inspired villa is an impressive presence with elaborate marble stonework, picturesque turrets, arcaded loggias, and a cascading fountain at the formal entry. Perfect for outdoor social events, tiered Terraces open by the resort-style infinity Pool and Spa along the Intracoastal. An open-air Kitchen with Viking stainless steel grill serves the poolside Loggia.
Old World design and craftsmanship are the hallmarks of this lavish European-inspired villa enjoying the backdrop of glorious Ocean-to-Intracoastal scenery. Comprising 10,335± total square feet, the stately 3-story residence offers 7,583± air-conditioned square feet with 5 Bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half Baths, mahogany-paneled elevator, and 5-zone air conditioning. Elaborate details embellish the Jerusalem stone floors and lofty vaulted ceilings. North and south Garages accommodate a total of 4 cars.
Main Level: Intricate glass-and-ironwork doors enter the grand Foyer with soaring groin-vaulted ceiling and 3-story spiral staircase with ornate brass-and-ironwork balustrade. Lined with view-filled floor-to-ceiling windows, the formal Living Room is elegantly appointed with a vaulted, beamed ceiling, a majestic fireplace with mirrored overmantel, and a full-service onyx-topped wet bar. A barrel-vaulted ceiling and arched glass wall dramatize the columned formal Dining Room illuminated by soffit lighting, sconces, and a magnificent chandelier; antique furnishings include the granite-topped buffet. The European-style Kitchen highlights a pecky cypress beamed ceiling, wood-inlaid marble floor, furniture-grade cabinetry, granite counters, and mosaic accents. Professional-grade appliances include the 6-burner Viking range, 72″ Sub-Zero refrigerator, and dual dishwashers. A walk-in Pantry adjoins. The Family Room provides an inviting gathering space with hand-carved pine flooring, intricate plasterwork ceiling, and built-in entertainment center serving the whole-house surround-sound system. A Powder Room and a private Guest Suite are also located on this level.
Upper Level: Commanding mesmerizing Ocean-to-Intracoastal views with covered/open Balconies, the grand Master Suite offers the ultimate privacy and luxury. Served by a private Gallery Hall, this lavish retreat features a large Bedroom with marble fireplace, full wet bar, stately custom-fitted Library/Study, his-and-her custom-fitted walk-in wardrobes, and sumptuous Bath with spa tub and multi-head shower. South and east Guest Suites with luxurious private Baths both overlook the glistening ocean.
Ground Level: In the ground-floor Foyer, etched-glass doors enter the wonderful Wine Cellar with 500± bottle capacity. Ideal for informal entertaining, a Billiard/Club Room is featured along with a state-of-the-art Theater with projection screen and tiered seating. A Powder Room, Laundry, and Staff Suite complete this level.
Price: $12,900,000 Furnished
Bath: 6 Full and 2 Half
Living Space: 10853
Category: Estate, Waterfront, Water View, Tropical
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