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Gorgeous properties in Florida for sale

These two properties will blow your mind. The first one was just listed for $4,850,000 while the second one was listed for $4,500,000.

Within walking distance of traditional St. Augustine, fully-furnished 153 Marine St. offers an opportunity for a waterfront lifestyle. Built in 2016, it features 4 beds, 5.5 baths, 5,692 sq. ft. of living space, and 2 parking spaces in the garage. 

The fully equipped kitchen is worthy of a professional chef. There is a Kalamazoo Grill for gas, wood, and charcoal grilling. 

Aside from the artwork not being included in this wonderful property, the home contains two sets of doors, of which one is bullet-proof, that used to belong to Aristotle Onasis. They were designed by renowned interior designer Renzo Mongiardino who worked for clients like Marie-Helene and Guy de Rothschild, Gianni Versace, Lee Radziwell, and Valentino Garavani. In addition, there are iron Koi stair posts that belonged to Betsy Roosevelt Whitney, a glamorous trendsetter.

You’ll also be surprised by a 1930’s Spanish-style door that used to be in Buenos Aires originally. The Art Deco door in the wine cellar was previously located in an old bank in NYC during the 1930s. The cast iron and brass elevator indicator is from an NYC construction from 1900, as well. 

Other features include a salt-water pool with a hot tub and a waterfall feature, a tanning ledge, a separate floating dock, a breakfast bar, and a balcony to take in the breathtaking views all around. There is also a bonus room that could be used as storage or a gym, a game room, a library, an office, and a separate living room.

Other important features include 11.9′ Elevation, Control 4 Lighting/AV system, solar system, generator, low-profile lifting dock, garage apartment, hurricane impact windows and doors, Rhino flooring, low maintenance landscaping, and hardscaping with irrigation. Appliances include a dishwasher, ice maker, refrigerator, and washer.

Nearby, you’ll find the following schools: Ketterlinus Elementary School, Sebastian Middle School, and St. Augustine High School.

1282 Ponte Vedra is located just steps from the ocean and next to the Guana River National Preserve. It features 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 5,645 sq. ft. of living space, and a 1.9-acre lot. It is navigable by kayak, SUP, or flats boat.

Designed by NYC architect Andre Kikoski, this custom home by Westwater features classic proportions, soaring architectural ceilings, a wine cellar, a fully equipped chef’s kitchen, and soaking tubs. 

In addition, Florida’s custom home builder, Jewel Homes, can customize additional features to your liking. Buyers may also choose from Lot 1 or Lot 2. The elegant home’s interiors feature large windows to allow lots of natural light in, vaulted ceilings, walk-in closet, separate dining room, master downstairs, split bedrooms, food prep island, and library/office. 

Included appliances are a gas cooktop, dishwasher, disposal, dryer, microwave, gas range, refrigerator, and washer. Pool, landscape, and hardscape allowances are included, as well as a Beach Club Membership.

Combining the best of gracious old Florida living with refined timeless design, you’ll enjoy a quiet lifestyle of luxury and comfort in a stunning home with eastward ocean views and overlooking the glorious marsh landscape. Nearby schools include Ocean Palms Elementary School, Ponte Vedra High School, and Alice B. Landrum Middle School.

Click here for more information on 135 Marine St and here for 1282 Ponte Vedra Blvd.