Extraordinarily designed and immaculately maintained, this Shadow Wood at The Brooks residence is an exceptional treat for the most discriminating buyer seeking architectural perfection. Custom built by Keevan homes in 2006, this 2-story Grand Abaco model sits on a lushly landscaped oversized corner lot and is the epitome of luxury with stunning detail in every room and superb appointments. Enjoy awe-inspiring views from the moment you walk in with highly sought-after preserve & lake views to the Southeast throughout the home. Blending Old World European and Mediterranean influences, this impressive residence boasts close to 7,000 square feet of outdoor and indoor living space and innumerable custom upgrades throughout.
Upon entry, the grand foyer and family area provide the most splendid vantage point to view the beautiful preserve and custom infinity pool through large picturesque bay windows. The first floor features three full bedrooms, three full en-suite baths and two convenient powder baths plus a lovely den for the perfect quiet retreat. An additional guest suite with a private bath and balcony comprise the well-designed second level. The open and spacious floor plan allows for plenty of natural light and enjoyment of cool breezes through open glass sliders. The combination of elegant marble flooring, hardwood, and fresh carpeting in the bedrooms creates a rich feel combined with soaring, handsome coffered ceilings, crown molding, plantation shutters throughout, varied lighting and elegant chandeliers.
Spanning the length of the home from front to back, the highlights of the exquisite Master Suite are countless. On the east end of the suite, views of the sparkling pool and spa captivate and soothe. The Master Bath itself is a masterpiece with marble-top his and hers vanities, an oversized jetted soaking tub and a luxurious walk-in shower with multiple shower heads and custom tile. The adjacent walk-in closet contains built-in cabinetry for ease of organization. The two downstairs guest suites are complete with brand-new carpeting and large en-suite baths with walk-in showers and attractive frameless shower doors. Upstairs, an additional 700 square foot guest suite is available for entertainment and seclusion. This private upstairs suite includes a custom wet bar with wine storage, an upscale game room, a private bedroom, bath and expansive covered veranda with marvelous views of the colorful morning skies and sparkling pool below.
The centerpiece of the main living areas is the sophisticated, open concept kitchen with high-end appliances, including an impressive gas stove with a double oven and a built-in refrigerator and dishwasher to match the custom cabinetry. Beveled edge granite countertops, intricate tile backsplashes, a large island, instant hot water faucet and crumb-sweep are sure to delight the chef-in-residence. A comfortable and relaxed breakfast nook sits next to the kitchen and provides plenty of morning sunlight. For special occasions, a formal dining area adjoins the entry foyer and custom designed bar. For relaxation, the incredible built-in entertainment center in the second family room features a 55” Panasonic television with Blu-Ray player 3D viewer.
The outdoor oasis is a true paradise for those seeking to spend time taking in the characteristic sunny days under bluebird skies. The inviting, southern exposure infinity pool with a beach entry is the perfect dose of refreshment on warm days while the custom spa provides the ideal spot to relax and stargaze on cool nights. A full outdoor kitchen and ample patio space make this residence a dream for outdoor gatherings with highly-desired features including a stainless grill, mini fridge, sink, and granite countertops with plenty of cabinet space.
This masterfully-designed residence is full of delightful bonuses, including a whole-house generator, whole-house surge protection, a central vacuum, a new pool heater, custom landscape lighting with timers, a UV Filter System for HVAC, an AquaCal Solar Heatwave Heat Pump, and a water filtration system with reverse osmosis. Detailed in both function and design, each detail has been thoughtfully and tastefully executed. Enjoy the Florida lifestyle to the fullest in this fabulous residence in one of the most desired communities in Southwest Florida!
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