404 LONG AND WINDING ROAD HOWEY IN THE HILLS, FL 34737; $575,000 5 BR; 3 full BA 2 ½BA
Craftsman,Florida, Single Family Home - HOWEY IN THE HILLS, FL Do you need a place where you can get away from it all, but it doesn’t take all day to get there? This beautiful custom home is located just 6/10 of a mile from the Florida Turnpike, providing incredible access to metro Orlando, The Villages, and scenic back roads leading to Lakeland in less than an hour! Offering a lifestyle to enjoy the outdoors with trails and waterways to canoe or fish, Blue Spring Reserve is a serene community of 1-2 acre home sites, surrounded by a 300 acre nature preserve. A lush lawn and thoughtful landscaping present great curb appeal with a covered front porch spaciously designed for entertaining or relaxing. Classic architectural details inside the home include elegant trim work, wainscoting, and arched openings. Downstairs the gourmet kitchen is amplified for those who like to entertain with a wet bar, a wine storage area, and butlers pantry connecting to the formal dining room. The expansive family room offers views of the pool entertaining area and wooded back yard. You deserve this master suite featuring a spa like en-suite bath, sitting area with lanai access, and custom dressing and closet area. The pool and spa are flanked by two outdoor living areas and summer kitchen, so there’s plenty of room for get togethers! Working from home is pleasantly accommodating with a downstairs study just off the foyer. Upstairs has four additional bedrooms, two full baths, game room, and loft area looking over the family room below. Call today for your private tour!
Offered by Jeanne Abernathy of ERA Grizzard Real Estate
2537 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE MT DORA, FL 32757; $795,000 4 BR; 4 full BA
Single Family Home, Spanish/Mediterranean - MOUNT DORA, FL When the sun lifts over the shores of spring fed Lake Gertrude, the clear waters stretching over 254 acres reflects the blue bird skies, trees, and flora along the shoreline. As the world awakens, you can stroll along your personal sandy beach or the lush gardens of this home site and enjoy the colors and textures that have been thoughtfully added and cared for. The location, the home, interior and exterior living spaces, all offer a peaceful solitude with spaces to relax, graciously entertain, be inspired, work comfortably, or retreat from a busy life schedule. The home has received an amazing transformation that reveals the beauty and details of timeless design and expert craftsmanship. A light and airy open kitchen beckons conversation, shared cooking, and time well spent. Rewarding views of the lakefront are enjoyed from many rooms in the home, and the master suite affords a private balcony for star gazing. Located off the kitchen is a creative sun room space with a stunning stair case leading to the media room, which could also be utilized as a second master suite or fourth bedroom if desired. The private beach is secluded by tropical plantings, and has a sugary sand beach, dock, and boat house for lake days. Retreat to the back yard for a refreshing swimming pool, or enjoy the fire pit on cool nights. This is a well deserved Mount Dora address, for now and for the future.
Offered by Lauralyn Lane of ERA Grizzard Real Estate
2930 PORTO BELLO AVENUE LEESBURG, FL 34748; $524,500 4 BR; 2 full BA 1 ½BA
Single Family Home - LEESBURG, FL SPECTACULAR LAKE HARRIS LAKEFRONT PROPERTY - w/4BD & 2 1/2 BA, A BACKYARD LIKE A NATURE PRESERVE & MAGNIFICENT LAKE VIEWS! Home has been tastefully redesigned & remodeled. As you enter you will be wowed by views through 9 sliding glass doors sweeping across the lakeside of home. High vaulted ceilings w/ niches, desirable open kitchen & living area & split bedrooms floor plan. Stunning hard wood floors thru-out living areas & bdrms & tile in kitchen & baths. BRAND NEW ROOF INSTALLED APRIL 2017. Kitchen boasts gorgeous Granite countertops, SS appliances, walk-in pantry & beautiful slate floors. New light fixtures & window blinds - painted interior & exterior. Wake up to lake views from the master & 2nd bdrm - both w/ glass sliders leading to oversized 10' x 33'쳌 screened & tiled lanai. Perfect spot to entertain, enjoy lazy afternoons or spend relaxing evenings after a day of boating on the lake. Master bath w/ tiled walk-in shower & 2nd bath w/ jetted tub & shower - between bdrms 2 & 3. Two separate AC units & 2 water heaters. Circular driveway & oversized 2 car side-entry garage, Bdrm 4 also ideal for office/den or movie/exercise room. Boat dock w/ sitting bench, aluminum power hoist boat lift & water. Great location w/ privacy on a cul-de-sac with easy access to Orlando, Disney & Tampa making it perfect for commuters or as a weekend lakefront get-away retreat. Convenient to The Villages, Mt Dora & hospitals. HARD TO FIND a MORE TRANQUIL LAKEFRONT SETTING -This HIDDEN GEM is READY to WELCOME YOU HOME!
Offered by Carole Thompson of ERA Grizzard Real Estate
1603 VERMONT AVENUE ST CLOUD, FL 34769; $170,000 2 BR; 1 full BA
Single Family Home, Ranch - SAINT CLOUD, FL Don’t miss out! Take a look at this cozy two bedroom, one bathroom home with office/den on a large, pristinely maintained and fenced in corner lot. This whole home has been recently updated including new electric service inside and out, new windows, and a new air conditioning unit in 2017. Inside, you will notice the flowing natural light, laminate wood floors and wooden ceiling beams in the spacious living room. The eat-in kitchen includes lots of storage, solid surface counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and an island with a breakfast bar. The attractive bathroom has dual vanities with lots of storage. For added convenience, there is an inside laundry room which includes a washer and dryer and the home has a Rainsoft water softening system. The backyard has a large shed with concrete slab.
Offered by Jim Richardson of ERA Grizzard Real Estate
205 N GRANDVIEW STREET MT DORA, FL 32757; $650,000 4 BR; 3 full BA
Single Family Home, Craftsman - MOUNT DORA, FL Architecturally designed in 2005 to blend into Mt. Dora's Historic District, this 4/3 graceful Southern home with 3,226 SF is both showpiece and sanctuary, yet only two blocks to downtown shops, restaurants, art galleries, boat ramp and marina. Quintessential white picket fence, manicured front lawn and brick accented front porch come together to create an inviting, relaxing space for morning coffee or visiting with neighbors. Comfortable elegance coupled with old-fashioned charm describes the welcoming interior with high ceilings, Oak flooring, dentil crown molding, Plantation shutters, wood window casings/doorways, recessed lighting, front library/den, unique high-end light fixtures and beautiful Oak staircase. Spacious living room with brick, natural gas fireplace is flanked by French doors leading to rear lanai. Gorgeous kitchen with Dutch Made custom wood cabinetry, Sub Zero stainless counter-depth refrigerator, Wolf stainless gas range, granite and stone counters/breakfast bar, island with appliance cabinet, walk-in pantry and Butler’s pantry with wine storage. Downstairs master suite offers 2 walk-in closets and spa-like bath. 2nd BR, bath, and laundry room downstairs. Upstairs are 2 BRs, full bath and 13x19 family room. Other features are Hardie-board siding, Marvin custom windows, Rinnai tankless gas water heater, quick return electric water heater and dual A/C units. Rear entry 2-car 23x23 garage. Privacy fenced back yard with 6x62 covered lanai and Flagstone courtyard for outside entertaining.
Offered by Loretta Maimone of ERA Grizzard Real Estate