Chain of Lakes Orange County Mount Dora 12000+ sq.ft Old World Style Estate that is traditional with simple elegance resting on the shores of Lake Carlton on 5.79 acres. Inspired by Addison Mizner's work and created by Architect Mark Nasrallah, the home offers a double staircase surrounded by hand painted murals of Italy ,a rotunda, and was designed to capture lake views from almost every room. The textures in the home include hand carved coquina stone imported from Mexico gracing the fireplaces, custom cabinetry and millwork throughout, the detail is meticulous and thoughtful. The circular stairs are of wrought iron, and the galleries are a perfect pallet for any art. The pool area is surrounded with travertine and enjoys amazing sunsets. The boat house offers a hoist for your boat & jet skis. The chain of Lakes allow you to boat to the Atlantic Ocean if that type of adventure is desired. The garage is oversized for four cars, the grounds are fenced with estate fencing and gated for privacy. There is room for a tennis/sport court if wanted. The guest apartment also has views and allows your guest privacy. This amazing property which took over two years to create is located just 2 miles from Historic Mount Dora's restaurants and shops, 30 minutes to Maitland-Orlando, 45 minutes to the Airport-Disney. There is not an HOA or Deed Restrictions with this property, Furnishings are negotiable. Are you ready for timeless elegance in a relaxing and peaceful location?
Age: 11-20 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Vaulted Ceiling, Barbecue Area, Wet Bar, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Mother In Law Suite
Price Reduced. Private estate nestled in the historic hills of Mt Dora, FL. Enter through the private iron gates into the stately courtyard of the 3+ acre, tropically landscaped, grounds and beautiful stone entry. Greeted by a custom stone foyer with pool and lake view, you are immediately aware of the glamor and majestic lifestyle this home has to offer. A hilly elevation shows amazing lake views from almost every room. The interior features elegant imported chandeliers, custom hearths and coffered ceilings. The grand master suite features a Romanesque bath, library, morning kitchen, and cedar storage. Enjoy your day in the chef's dream kitchen with multiple prep areas, 6 refrigerated drawers, ice maker, and butler's pantry. Relax in the billiard room with gas fireplace, gym, or home theater with a balcony overlooking the pool and lake. Laundry and gift wrapping rooms are well lit and inviting. This home is offered with all furnishings included. A 50 foot vanishing edge pool cascades peacefully into Lake Gertrude's crystal-clear waters. Also, an outdoor kitchen, all-weather sports court, spa, wading pool, koi pond and covered boat dock with 3 hoists. The lanai and pool area are joined by marble tiered terraces that span nearly the entire length of the home. 2 garages able to house up to 7 vehicles. Detached 776 sq ft guest home features French doors, and full bath. Sale included adjacent corner lot. 45 minutes to airports, Disney, and beaches. SELLER FINANCING with 20% down and 2 yr ARM.
Age: 11-20 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Vaulted Ceiling, Wet Bar, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Hot Tub Spa, Mother In Law Suite, Elevator, Intercom
As this home is approached from pretty Morningside Drive, the first impression is of clipped vines and hedges, with steps to the impressive front door in traditional European style. On entering you travel back in time and place, with a completely Mediterranean feel. You are suddenly miles away from the hustle and bustle of 21st century life, and on passing through the heavy solid front door, you will be immediately impressed by the soaring twenty two foot ceilings, and a cooling breeze from the French windows overlooking the spring fed lake to the rear of the property. This lakefront home offers timeless design and materials from a bygone age, featuring stone, marble, venetian plaster and Mahogany hardwood. The powder room is a unique feature with an original Roman fountain. The flooring combines Italian tiles, slate and tumbled marble. The commercial standard appliances, granite counters, and butlers sink in the kitchen offer the best of today's convenience with the finest features of yesteryear. On the lower level, the leisure area offers a state of the art cinema room, wine storage, gymnasium and summer kitchen overlooking the rich and private gardens. Sit on the sandy beach in the early evening and enjoy the breathtaking view of Lake Gertrude.The european style rectangular pool complete with richly detailed fountain and a stylish outdoor fireplace complete the entertaining area. This beautiful lakefront estate is reminiscent of an age when craftsmanship showed unrestrained excellence.
Age: 6-10 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Vaulted Ceiling, Wet Bar, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Elevator
Magical Estate! From its beginning in 1904 as a private Southern Hunting Lodge on the Grand Scale to winning the 2006 Florida Preservation Award by the Florida Trust for Historical Preservation the 18000+ sq.ft. residence is on 10 lake front acres. Envisioned & Built by James Laughlin Jr., head of the J & L Steel Company of Pittsburgh, who was also a patron of Rollins College, the home was designed by Edgar Vigners Seeler, at the time a renowned Pittsburgh Architect. It was enjoyed by many as a winter retreat. After the Laughlin family sold it to Hampden Dubose it was then used as a girls dormitory for many years. Offering 41 gracious rooms, including 13 bedrooms, 8 full baths and 2 half baths, 13 fireplaces (each is unique), beautiful millwork, original windows all re glazed, three basements, one has an indoor pool 8'x22' with a shower. Formal Gardens, a 30x30 workshop with an unfinished apartment above, and a two story boat house on the lake in need of some tlc. This amazing home is now offered for your consideration and remains authentic and inspiring and welcomes you while capturing the spirit of the past! This home has hosted many weddings, graduations and special events. Recently the Zellwood Historic Society offered tours of the grounds of Sydonie and raised $9,550.00 in a day.
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Mother In Law Suite, Attic, Elevator
Come home to this stunning 4 bed 5.5 bath Mediterranean Estate which sits on nearly one lush acre of land and is fully fenced and private. Enjoy lake views from a balcony or screened gathering porch. The floor-to-ceiling fireplace has a carefully designed mantle feature made of inlaid mahogany pieces-a true masterpiece! The ground floor master suite was designed with a separate sitting area or exercise room. Escape to the master bath for a relaxing soak in the Roman tub carefully positioned on finished travertine floors. Other master bath features include granite tops on the sink areas and a rain shower w/ 4 massager heads. The gourmet kitchen boasts walnut flooring & custom cherry cabinetry along w/ 3 ovens, a 6-burner gas stove, a butler's pantry w/ wine cooler, and much more. Enjoy additional living space on the lanai which has yet another fireplace surrounded by a large sitting area, a summer kitchen & outdoor shower. Upstairs, you will find a massive bonus room complete with sink, refrigerator, and cabinets at the far end. There are also 3 bedrooms, each with its own bath, walk-in closet, and private balcony. The walk-out balcony overlooks the salt water pool and spa-a tropical paradise. This home is equipped w/ CAT 5 wiring and a Control 4 system for sound, entertainment, and security cameras. Wiring and pad is in place for a generator. Walk around the stately circular drive and stroll out to the Trex-constructed covered dock, complete with boat hoist and supplied with water and electric.
Age: 1-5 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Vaulted Ceiling, Wet Bar, Pool
LAKEFRONT A nearly 2 acre beautifully landscaped estate, fenced and gated with brick & wrought iron. Situated on lovely Horseshoe Lake with additional views of Lake Victoria from the upstairs front porch. The architectural design is outstanding and the interior detailing is beyond compare. The pool and patio areas rival the very finest hotels. Under the gazebo you'll find a fabulous summer kitchen. The 2nd level patio boasts a brick fireplace and grill. There is a 4 car garage if desired. Owners have used part of the space as a completely finished and elegantly appointment gym but it is very easily converted to garage space if desired. The interior spaces are finished to the ultimate. Volume ceilings, woodwork and moldings beyond description, gleaming wood and marble flooring, Venetian plaster walls in baths. The huge gathering room window brings in light and soothing pool and lake views. The custom cabinetry is outstanding from the kitchen to the fabulous master closet and throughout with gorgeous built in bookcases and fireplace mantels. You'll find every amenity the gourmet cook desires in this kitchen. Double ovens, gas cook top, microwave, warming drawer, 2 drawer dishwasher and island workspace and more. Who could resist the theater room with its 12 stadium electric reclining seats. 1/2 bath and under counter refrigerator complete the theater, but wait, beyond all that it's absolutely beautiful! In fact, every single area of this home is beautiful. A must see.
Age: 6-10 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Vaulted Ceiling, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Hot Tub Spa, Attic
Gorgeous 5 bed, 4 bath lake front home in the Loch Leven gated community. Newer upgrades including mill work, centrally located, programmable computer that controls everything electrical, custom awning in pool area for added room, complete summer kitchen and auxiliary generator. Custom woodwork throughout home including office floor. Home has a bonus room and pre-wired theater. Master bath has walk thru shower and whirlpool tub. Driveway and pool/ lanai area have beautiful brick pavers layed.
Desirable Lake Ola estate on immaculate 2.6 acres. This exclusive residence with manicured grounds is one of the finest lake front homes in Mount Dora available at this time. As you travel down the gated private drive framed by lush landscaping you pass the original guest cottage built in 1926. As you approach the home you are greeted by a beautiful water fountain surrounded by the circular drive all of which is landscaped by roses and majestic palms. This elegant and timeless two story Mediterranean features huge master suite with balcony, 2 guest bedrooms, den and 3.5 baths. As you enter the home your greeted by an ornate travertine foyer entry, leading you through columns and into the formal living room with wood burning fireplace, hardwood flooring, crown molding and breath taking views of the water front. Immediately off the formal living room is the inviting and gorgeous dinning room, leading to a 28 foot long great room over looking the water front. The chefs kitchen is sure to please with custom cabinets and built in Sub Zero refrigerator and appliances. The huge great room with French doors and travertine floors lead you to a 28x28 brick terrace that showcases the lush lawn, gardens and gorgeous water views of 439 acre Lake Ola with your own private sand beach, boat house and concrete ramp. The 2nd story master suite features separate sitting area and French doors leading to a private balcony and more inspiring views of Lake Ola. All this is minutes from Historic Mount Dora.
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Ceiling Fan, Mother In Law Suite
HERE'S THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS! LAKEFRONT on Lake Dora, which is part of the Harris Chain of Lakes, this CUSTOM 4 bedroom 4 bath home has it all: STUNNING kitchen with rich cabinetry, GRANITE counter tops and a LAKE VIEW, formal dining room, formal living room with wood burning FIREPLACE, breakfast room, HUGE family room that opens to the swimming POOL! The home has GORGEOUS WOOD FLOORS with TRAVERTINE flooring in the kitchen and baths! Come see this DELIGHTFUL home, you won't be disappointed!