September 22, 2012 Uneek Luxury Tours

SOLD! SOLD! IN JUST 19 days!!!!…LUXURIOUS MEDITERRANEAN STYLE VILLA OVERLOOKS INDIAN RIVER NEAR MELBOURNE OFFERED BY CARPENTER/KESSEL

Just think of of living in a castle nestled in the hills of northern Italy when you consider this gated Mediterranean Villa for your next home.


BULLETIN: THIS HOME SOLD IN JUST 19 DAYS AFTER GOING ON THE MARKET. Uneek Luxury Tours is pleased to have been selected to provide HD video and architecture photography

Also, consider its excellent location — five minutes to the beach, 15 minutes to Melbourne International Airport, 45 minutes to Orlando International Airport, 45 minutes to Vero and just under two hours to the Palm Beaches.

Consistent with the European theme, all exterior floors and decks are Turkish Travertine. Exterior walls are Venetian plaster with ages old color mixed in.  The outside envelope of this luxury villa is completed as one piece, all connected with structural foam insulation. the clay tile roof was installed using a foamed-in system allowing for NO NAILS to penetrate the roof.  This creates a wind load on the roof exceeding 300mph.

The front door is a fourteen foot high iron double door and transom by Cantara of Mexico.

The Interior walls are using a skip-trolled finish for the old world look.  The entry hall to the master suite uses plaster to make it feel like a block wall with a domed ceiling and groin ceiling at the end.

The master bath continues the Old World look with with tumbled marble walls to the ceiling in the fifteen foot high turret area.  For relaxation there is a steam room.

Here are other highlights included in this luxury home:

— 105 custom built cabinets using distressed and designer finishes

— uppers all use antique seeded glass

— all countertops are granite including laundry room and butler’s pantry

— all floors even outside are custom sliced pieces of turkish travertine from the same mountain and manufactured at same time for one order

— the second floor has a service kitchen with a stackable laundry closet, and the media room has a 7.1 speaker in the ceiling

— there are three bedroom and two baths on second floor

–the library has an interior balcony overlooking the lower formal areas, and from it there is an exit onto a private balcony overlooking Indian river and the pool area

— In the formal areas there is a winding staircase of oak and travertine treads leading to the second floor. Under the staircase is a wine room with a solid black walnut door with hand wrought iron hardware and peek home themed after a dungeon — the ceilings in this area are 24 feet

— entering the house from the garage you enter a 405 square foot air conditioned workshop that is plumbed for a future guest suite with full bath

— there are four bedrooms, 3.5 baths, a media room, a large office with fireplace and the future guest suite

— the home includes an 18 by 44 foot pool with a 30 foot shear edge and two waterfall planters. It uses its own chlorine generator system. A round jacuzzi is on the rear edge. All systems are electronically controlled  from the hand held base station in the house. 

— the dock is 165 feet long with a huge deck area and a 12 by 12 foot gazebo. The covered boat house is 16 by 46 feet with a 24,000 lb. lift.

Kirk Kessel 361.544.9993


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ON THIS OUTSTANDING PROPERTY CONTACT http://carpenterkessel.com

DeWayne Clyde Carpenter 321.693.2593

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