Ultra-luxury Tuscan Farmhouse is an architectural masterpiece situated on the St. John's River in the heart of coveted Bishop Estates Road. An elegant and inviting Riverfront home, this estate is truly like no other. Custom built to perfection spanning over 5400 sqft & 10,000 under roof this 5-bedroom, 7 bathroom estate expresses the ultimate in Florida outdoor luxury living experience overlooking the wide views of Julington Creek. Impeccable attention to detail with no expense spared! A gaslit courtyard with lanterns, cedar breezeway & iron gate connects to the main living room of the house. In addition to the main house, you will find a separate casita with its private entrance to be used as a guest room, office or exercise room; features a private second floor balcony that overlooks the courtyard, a temperature controlled wine room, oversized 4-car garage and complete Smart Home with Lutron and Luxury Savant. 10' ceilings throughout with 12' cedar beam ceilings in the living room and kitchen. Hand scraped wood floors and tile throughout. The Office tower boasts a stunning 28 ft. vaulted, uplit stained cedar wood ceiling overlooking the river. The interiors exude opulence thanks the real limestone veneer shipped in from the Salina Quarries of Texas in addition to all lighting , door styles, fireplace designs , corbels , plasters , colors , tiles , doors , arches , patterns have been meticulously hand-selected and verified to stay completely authentic, while adding today's novelties without taking away from the timeless Tuscan charm. Exquisite custom kitchen features a subzero refrigerator and freezer, two Wolf ovens, two paneled Bosch dishwashers, five-burner gas cooktop, two ice makers, built-in Wolf steamer, coffee/tea/cappuccino maker. A total of three sinks: main, prep and bar, featuring reverse osmosis and carbon filters. Five-person island, granite counter tops, 10 ft. high custom designed cabinets and an over-sized pantry complete this fabulous gourmet kitchen. Private owners' retreat boasts a fountain, travertine fireplace, garden area and private hot tub with custom arches, overlooking the river. Expansive owners' closet with a dazzling chandelier and built in speakers to listen to the music of your choice while choosing the perfect outfit. Relax in the owners' retreat two-person jetted tub with multiple spa selections, up lit barreled shower with bench seat, rain shower head and steamer, his & her vanity with natural light make-up area. All additional bedrooms feature en-suite bathrooms. Custom Lift and Slide retractable sliders provide breathtaking views in the living room, playroom and owner's bedroom.All rooms have multi speed fans, recessed LED lighting and beautiful hand-trailed Venetian plaster to give a true Tuscan feel. Enjoy a 5-star luxury resort in your very own backyard, featuring a private cabana, two pools, lazy river, 8-person hot tub and multiple water features. Not one but TWO infinity edges, made of custom hand selected glass tiles, that fall over 3 ft. edges into a second pool and lazy river. Swim up to the bar for a sparkling refreshment.Hot tub constructed with a full glass wrap and variable speed jets to control massage levels. The spa was also designed without bullnose and to have a slight incline for maximum comfort, contouring specifically to fit the body. The travertine deck has inlays and custom borders throughout. This commercial resort pool has all oversized piping , 8 Pentair variable speed pumps , 2 propane heaters , aqua-cal 3 heat pumps to heat the entire pool, 2 variable speed drive controllers for the lazy river, 2 automation panels , 2 salt cells , 2 glass media filled filters, 1 Automatic PH feeder. This is an absolute must see and truly one of a kind that you will not find anywhere, even the most luxurious of resorts. Perfect for entertaining guests with the resort style massive covered outdoor lanai includes a living area with a custom fireplace , dining, summer kitchen with outside refrigerator, ice maker, sink and DCS gas grill and burners and multiply bars with seating overlooking the river. Crushed granite stone driveway leads into a 55'x45' paver pad large enough to land a helicopter. This paver square has an 8" concrete footer border again reinforced with rebar to secure and lock in all pavers. This pad can easily park 10 cars , 5 on each side while still leaving room for the main owners to drive through to their garages. This estate is high and dry, built high and above grade after raising the elevation by 3 ft. Enjoy life on the St. John's River with spectacular panoramic views and expansive dock for your boat or jet skis. Hours of boating, fishing and water sports; endless sunrises & sunsets, there is absolutely nothing that rivals this spectacular estate!
Listing courtesy of COLDWELL BANKER VANGUARD REALTY.