Friday, March 22, 2013
Equestrian Estate in Palm City, Florida for Sale
PALM CITYS HORSE TALK 15 Acre Equestrian Property for sale in Palm City Farms, Palm City, Florida. Listed by Sunflower Homes and Equestrian, LLC. Property has just been reduced below appraised value. Take a look at this beautiful estate. Appointment necessary. Contact Carol Barron Cross for appointment.
EQUESTRIAN PROPERTY: Priced at 2012 appraised value. JUST REDUCED. This unique property is found in the heart of the equestrian neighborhood of Palm City Farms. Before construction the land had extensive improvements, such as, elevating the grounds, putting in extensive drains and swells. A Florida DOT bridge has been built with pilings and steel beams to connect the five acre homes site with the ten acre EQUESTRIAN ENTER. The construction of major buildings was completed in 2002 but improvements continued until 2004. The main home is CBS construction with Hardy plank over the CBS. All trim is Cypress. The home is elevated above Martin County flood mark and is on a stem wall. The home was designed to look as if it had been on the property for many years. The main home was designed from historical homes in Key West, yet, it has all modern upscale amenities. The 6718 sq ft main home has a grand estate entrance with antique heart pine entrance doors, columns, carved moldings, and an outstanding staircase. An elevator shaft is tucked away in the foyer. A formal living room has transoms, French doors, antique mantel and wood burning fireplace. All floors are Brazilian cherry throughout the home. To the right of the grand foyer is the library. Beautiful but functional, the library has two French doors that open on to the front patio, transoms over interior French door and several shelves, sitting areas, storage and plenty of places to transact business. The library is Birch paneling with carved moldings. The first floor has 12' ceilings with 10' on second floor.
The media/family room is a huge, open area that opens into the gourmet kitchen and dining room. The dining room has another wood burning fireplace. The media/family room has several French sliding doors that opens on to the southern and eastern porch areas. The gourmet kitchen has plenty of room for entertaining. The open plan has the dining room next to the kitchen. Beautiful St. Louis brick columns separate the rooms while granite counter tops sparkle around the entire kitchen. The huge pot rack is reminiscent of olden days as the breakfast area is inviting to enjoy meals or sit and chat. Upscale amenities are stainless gas commercial stove, a custom hood, a custom Traulsen refrigerator (four doors opens to the kitchen and four to the pantry area). Two dishwashers, four farmer sinks from France and two large pantries. There is a mudroom, two half baths and downstairs laundry, as well as the second floor laundry. The second floor finds the Master bedroom, his and her closets and master bath. All two guest bedrooms are considered master bedrooms, They are extremely large with both amenities as the master suite. There is an upstairs kitchen equipped for breakfast or snacks. The third floor is a 1000 ft professional gym and art studio. The home has over 3100 square ft of covered balcony space and 38 beautiful columns. The three car garage is extra large for cars or trucks. All garage doors are hurricane proof. The HOME has hurricane shutters. The EQUESTRIAN CENTER has hurricane shutters. The GUEST QUARTERS has three bedrooms rooms, open media/kitchen/dining area with heart pine flooring. Huge porch areas are on the northern and southern side. Both have beautiful views of the estate. The EQUESTRIAN CENTER has eight stalls, tacks room, feed room, huge shop, and drive through (14' ceilings) garage for huge trailers. There are several white cypress cross fenced paddocks with two birthing barns and round pen. There is a pad area for an arena already developed. The property is private, double fenced with electric security gate. Located 35 minutes from Wellington and West Palm Beach International Airport. Shopping within minutes of property. By appointment. Contact Carol Barron Cross.