This extraordinary 29,000-square-foot estate tucked into Tampa Bays most esteemed guard-gated community of Avila provides the exclusivity, privacy and quality of life simply unattainable elsewhere. Modeled after a 17th century British royal palace, the manor encompasses premium materials and craftsmanship throughout. This distinguished residence was completed in 2004 following nearly seven years of custom design, development and construction.Upon entrance to the estate, one is immediately captivated by five spacious acres of impeccably landscaped grounds, enhancing the mansions architectural splendor with a wondrous balance of open greens, sculpted hedging and perfectly positioned topiary. Its expansive yet secluded swimming pool with a luxurious spa and pool house stretch the propertys elaborate hardscape while offering an inspiring view of the homes classic Jacobean limestone (marble) exterior. Countless open and covered terraces cover 15,500 square feet of the estate.Inside, the striking foyer complete with pillars and a grand double marble staircase provides a one-of-a-kind first impression for any guest. The mansion offers 10 lavish bedrooms, 10 full and three half baths along with a formal ballroom, stunning wood paneled library, 14 fireplaces, an elevator and a wine cellar. Exquisite details include hand-crafted molding and millwork, vaulted ceilings and carved mantels along with Brazilian walnut flooring, custom-designed marble and stone floors throughout. A private basketball court is on the premises and roomy staff quarters are attached to the main residence. The nearby exclusive Avila Golf and Country Club is widely regarded for its state-of-the-art golf practice facilities and tennis pavilion, 18-hole championship golf course, year-round social events and grand celebrations. Superb fine dining and cuisine is prepared by Executive Chef Neil Connolly in the Mediterranean-style Clubhouse.
Area Amenities: Golf
Cooling: Central A/C - Electric
Garage Count: 4 Car Garage
Lot Size: 5.9 Acres
Pool Description: Pool
Special Program: Previews
Style: Other Style
706 Guisando De Avila, Tampa, FL 33613
10 Beds | 10 Full Baths | 3 Half Baths
706 Guisando De Avila, Tampa, FL 33613
10 Beds | 10 Full Baths | 3 Half Baths
This estate is an amazing property perfectly proportioned on the lot, with a large front lawn and a great gated entry with motor court and five car garage. From the two story entry to practically all the rooms in the entire house there are water views. The living room, dining , sitting room, guest suite with its own large closet room and large bath with French doors opening to the bay from the bedroom, the kitchen and eat-in family rooms all look to an expansive lawn, open waters and sunsets. A fabulous mahogany paneled office has its own ? bath and walk-in closet and separate access to a garage has a quieter view. The first level has one full bath and 3 ? baths. The master bedroom, finished in Venetian plaster, on the second floor has an amazingly spacious soaring cathedral ceiling. The master and all the other three bedrooms are suites with large closets and private baths, open to a terrace and the beautiful open Bay. The rec room with a huge cathedral ceiling and beautiful wood paneling, opens to water views. The smaller living room/play room has a large screen room with a mammoth screen and well outfitted gym and has quieter views is accessible from the back as well as staircase. There are two utility rooms, one upstairs and one down. The 2nd floor has 5 bedrooms and 4 ? baths. If outdoors, one never has to leave. The second floor terraces lead to a widow peak terrace above the roof showing expansive water views and downtown Tampa. Truly resort living! See attachment.
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Vaulted Ceiling, Wet Bar, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Hot Tub Spa, Attic
Opulent waterfront custom built home on exclusive Davis Island. Pull up to this home and you will be impressed by the stately grandeur of its facade. As you pull into the circular driveway it greets you with its lively foliage and pristine landscaping. Upon entering through the solid wood double doors you become aware of the detail this exquisite home has to offer you. Stunning entry foyer with grand staircase will welcome your guests, accompanied with beautiful wooden floors throughout. Featured in this house is a large living room with fireplace. Enter the dining room, perfect for elegant entertaining or casual dining! Go through the large Butler's pantry with granite counters, into the gourmet kitchen with all the amenities for the finest Chefs. Kitchen opens to a breakfast room and spacious family room with an expansive wall of windows overlooking the pool, spa, cabana and Bay. There is plenty of lawn to play or enjoy some leisure time in the sun. Plenty of storage including a silver closet, wine cellar and a safe room. A large office with fireplace is on this floor. Laundry rooms are on each floor. Upstairs is a luxurious and spacious master suite with private balcony overlooking the bay and five additional bedrooms suite. There is a Media Room with theatre seating. Guest quarters are located on the side with private entry complete with kitchen, bedroom and bath. Gated backyard comes with a boat/jet ski dock and lift. Spiral staircase to a rooftop patio that offers a panoramic view of Davis Island.
Age: 11-20 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Hot Tub Spa, Sports Court
This romantic piece of Tampa history sits on 2/3 acre and 201 linear feet of open Bay. It has 150 linear feet of street frontage, 174 and 180 linear feet at the sides. This estate has a Venetian palace setting with year around sunsets, 7,019 square feet heated space, 9,405 square feet under roof, 1238 square feet of covered loggias, 797 square feet of fossil limestone terraces, a pool of approximately 40' x 22' cap to cap, a spa, outdoor bar and kitchen, two docks (one a covered party dock with view of Bayshore and downtown Tampa), guest/media room, gym, 4/5 bedroom suites, and a four car garage, all that spell resort living! This gated estate, one of the four original Davis Island designs, has been renovated and updated, with most rooms having water views. It has so many intimate venues and elegant features, such as a brick motor court, vine covered walkways, gardens, fountain, and entry into a formal two story living room with hand crafted wood stained ceilings, arched hand painted Mediterranean walls and French doors that open to a Venetian arched patio with open bay views. French doors are typical throughout authentic Mediterranean homes to enhance outdoor living. The grand salon has an oversized hand painted and carved fireplace similar to those seen in the palaces of Venice. There is an iron grill stair case leading to a second floor hallway that overlooks the grand salon and water. The large formal dining room has an adjacent catering kitchen. SEE ATTACHMENT FOR MORE DETAILS!
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Barbecue Area, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Hot Tub Spa, Attic
This property is on Bayshore and Bay to Bay, the southwest corner. It is a approved PD for 32 units, 15 stories high with 4 years left on PD. PD's are often extended. Conceptuals are available for the high rise and conceptual floor plans as well. You willhave Open Bay views as well as Downtown. Building Amenities for Current Conceptual Plans include pool, rec room, gym, guest suites & 2 parking spaces per unit.
FABULOUS OPPORTUNITY WHERE SITE PLAN IS ALREADY APPROVED WITH COUNTY FOR 130 UNITS OR COULD EASILY BE CHANGED TO LOWER DENSITY SINGLE FAMILY. 19.2 ACRES WITH 1.87 ACRE DESIGNATED FOR WETLANDS AND 17.33 ACRES OF UPLAND! FABULOUS LOCATION NEAR CITRUS PARK MALL AND HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER 'WESTCHASE AREA!' GREAT TOWNHOME OR SINGLE FAMILY PROPOSED PLAT.
Huge lushly landscaped lot with tropical specie plants. Over 1.5 acres. The sales price will be determined by plants that will remain on the property; some of which are endangered species and cannot be legally removed. Owners make no warrantees regarding the residence which is a tear down or will require major restoration.
This sophisticated mid-century modern masterpiece is located on Tampa's grandest waterfront street, Bayshore Boulevard in Historic Hyde Park. The one of a kind residence, featured in Veranda magazine, exemplifies the best of South Tampa's vibrant lifestyle with its proximity to downtown, shopping and attractions. From the moment you ascend the artfully designed cantilevered stairs, through the security gate to your foyer, you sense the Zen like, minimalist appeal that architect Richard Zingale of Urban Studios successfully captures. The interior's neutral palette, antique French Oak hardwood floors, and the quietness created by the triple paned hurricane proof windows adds to your serene sense of place. As you enter the great room, with its floor-to-ceiling windows, it creates a cinema like experience where panoramic bay views and scenery change as often as the tides. With the touch of a button, your lighting, shades, drapes, climate, security and entertainment can effortlessly be adjusted to create that perfect moment. The sleek kitchen, open to the dining and great room, continues the style of crisp, clean and simple. The master bedroom suite offers a quiet escape from the homes social spaces with its spa-like master bath. This residence exudes quality with its commercial grade construction materials used by well known contractor J.O. Delotto & Sons. This contemporary home and the lifestyle it offers will exceed your expectations!
Age: 6-10 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Sky light, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Mother In Law Suite, Intercom
Private and wooded -- a grand property with 70,000 square feet of land on Open Bay. This is in a private family compound only accessible by appointment. A serene place to live in the South end of Tampa accessible to Downtown, all community functions, arts, sports, River Walk, Bayshore Boulevard, the longest waterfront sidewalk in the world, clubs, the many excellent schools, churches, shopping malls, International Airport and white sand gulf beaches. Rarely does a piece of in town property have this much land. One has town, woodlands and boat water. This within walking distance to the horse stables of the Tampa Yacht Club -- a rare find. The house, although built in 1957, has excellent bones for renovation and most all rooms have water views. It has 4 bedrooms plus a den and 4 baths depending on use, a wood paneled library, formal living and dining rooms and a great family garden room. The kitchen could be opened to the family room easily and all these rooms could open with French doors to the water. The beautiful trees enhance the property, but a newly built dream house could still go in the middle. A one of a kind property with so many surrounding benefits and amenities. Very few properties in South Tampa have this much land on the water.
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Deck, Porch, Patio, Pool, Ceiling Fan, Attic
Appliances: Dishwasher, Washer
Architecture Style: Other
Cooling System: Central A/C
Exterior Type: Brick, Stucco
Parking Type: Carport
Roof Type: Tile
Rooms: Bedroom, Den, Dining Room, Family Room, Foyer, Full Bath, Game Room, In-Law Suite, Kitchen, Utility
This magnificent Antebellum residence is built on one of the finest lots in this exclusive gated community. This modern interpretation of the grand style of the old south has magnificent Doric and Tuscan columns encircling the wide verandas on all sides of the house. The sweeping lawn is filled with mature landscaping and oak trees, and the rear view is overlooking an expanse of water and the manicured golf course in the background. The home features custom millwork, marble and parquet floors, volume ceilings and a grand staircase. It also boasts galleries, breezeways, terraces and balconies that add to this stately home's charm. The third floor of this home contains servant quarters (or a college student's retreat) plus bonus space that could be finished according to your space requirements. There is even a widow's walk at the very top of this lovely residence. This is one of the premiere homes in the Tampa Bay area, and has hosted many of society's most prestigious events.