This Southern plantation stands timeless on 7 acres of prime pasture in North Venice Farms and is graced w/ ancient oaks draped in Spanish moss, palm trees, & three varieties of bamboo. Pleasant country living just minutes to the beaches, schools, two future hospitals, the Myakka River, three reserves, & Venice Island. Although somewhat reminiscent of Tara, this is one home that won't be “Gone w/ the Wind.” Home is built w/ insulated concrete forms, offering a much stronger, hurricane resistant structure. W/ an R-value of 38 the monthly electric bill averages $178 p/m for 4000 sqft. Oversized lanai & pool area w/ outdoor shower is a wonderful space to entertain. Maple cupboards w/ dove-tailed cubbies, granite counters, & custom crafted island w/ carved corbels command appreciation of the skilled craftsmanship of yesteryear. Spacious 2nd floor master bedroom provides serene views of the pond & acreage below. An updated master bath w/ clawfoot tub, cherry vanities, his & her closets, & walk-in shower. The upper level open bonus room, lg enough for an in-law suite, a billiards room, a gym, a home theater, or a place for band practice. Well-organized 2 car garage has room for a golf cart w/ floor-to-ceiling cabinets, granite work surfaces, polished concrete floor, & utility sink. Exquisite appointments of artistry throughout - stained glass transoms, ceiling height book shelves, library ladder, fireplace, cobblestone pavers & yellow pine floors. This home is truly one of a kind & built to last centuries.
BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Available, Cable Connected, Electricity Available
Boat, Circular Driveway, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Golf Cart Parking, Oversized
Under Building Parking, , 2 Car Garage
Lot - Irregular, Lot - Oversized, Street Paved, Garden View, Pool View, Wooded View, Water View
Gunite, In Ground, Screen Enclosure
Built in Features, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fans(s), Central Vaccum, Crown Molding, High Ceiling(s), Solid Wood Cabinets, Stone Counters, Thermostat, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar
Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Ice Maker, Kitchen Reverse Osmosis System, Microwave, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Filtration System, Water Softener
Block, ICFs (Insulated Concrete Forms), Stucco
Fenced, French Doors, Irrigation System, Lighting, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors, Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped, Patio/Porch Covered, Patio/Porch Screened
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Listing information last updated on October 20th, 2019 at 7:45am EDT.