$1,350,000

60 Mountain Lake

LAKE WALES FL, 33898

Description

Designed by renowned architect Charles R. Wait, this home is an exceptional Mediterranean masterpiece located in Mountain Lake, an exclusive community with exquisite landscaping and distinguished residences. Built in 1928 and sitting on 5.25 beautifully manicured acres, this stunning 6 bedroom, 5 full baths and two half bath home, is truly a distinctive property. Eye catching artisanal elements of old world Spanish/Mediterranean design abound as a Ludovici barrel tile roof, limestone entrances, majestic hand-hewn wooden entry doors, including an arched doorway leading to an interior flower room where gorgeous arrangements of fresh cut flowers are prepared. Upon entry, be received into the grand formal living room with an immense fireplace, warm random-width hardwood floors and a custom beamed ceiling of hand-hewn Cypress enhanced with (lighting) all of which lend a relaxed elegance to this immense space. Ascend the balcony overlooking the formal living room, to an exquisite library featuring beautiful hardwood built-in cabinetry and shelving and private reading nook. The formal dining room is spectacular with coffered ceiling and french doors opening to a grand terrace with scenic vistas including Edward Bok's Singing Tower. These formal areas exude luxury, charm and elegance. A full butler's pantry leads to a bright and airy kitchen with a cathedral ceiling featuring spot and task lighting, counters and 11 center island with bar seating are granite, abundant cabinetry, gas appliances and Sub-zero refrigerator. The kitchen opens above to a cozy family room and only a few steps below the kitchen is the traditional Italian styled, climate controlled wine room, with exposed brick pillars and cypress screened bins to hold 300+ bottles. A large turret house a gorgeous Spanish spiral staircase with black iron banister leading to the balcony entrance of the grand master bedroom. The luxurious master bath features two vanity sinks, walk-in shower and a separate soaking tub. Of the additional five bedrooms, three are ensuite with their own private baths and two share a bath providing comfort and space for the entire family and guests. Outside, the open-air pool is the perfect location for relaxing with the sights and sounds of the Mountain Lake birds and wildlife sanctuary. Or choose the grand terrace for afternoon tea. So many special features to this home. Truly crafted for entertaining, perfect for large events, while remaining intimate for smaller gatherings. This home exemplifies charm, character and top quality custom finishes top to bottom. See for yourself all this beautiful home has to offer!

Details

MLS#P4911321
Listing TypeFor Sale
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year1928
Days On Site356

Features

Bed(s)6
Bath(s) 6 Total
SQ Feet6,906
Garage2
PoolYes
Story(s)2
Acreage5.25
Golf CourseN
Property ViewPool, Trees/Woods

Additional Information

Water AccessNo
Water FrontageNo
Water ViewNo
Water ExtrasNo
Waterfront Feet0
SewageSeptic Tank

Market Activity 33898

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Area Information
StateFL
CountyPolk
CityLAKE WALES
Zip Code33898
Area33898 - Lake Wales
Community NameMOUNTAIN LAKE UNREC
Listing VS Median (in MOUNTAIN LAKE UNREC)
Price:
$1,350,000
low | high
Med:
$995,000
76.296296296296% of Average
SqFt:
6,906
low | high
Med:
3,653
97.103967564437% of Average
$ / SqFt:
$195
low | high
Med:
$272
10.663077531405% of Average
On Site:
356
low | high
Med:
89
100% of Average
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Listing Updated: May 25, 2021 3:15:52 AM PDT
Rhonda Heath LogoMLS Number: P4911321
Listing Provided By:
Rhonda Heath  of  MOUNTAIN LAKE CORPORATION

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