|1480 23 STREET, OKEECHOBEE FL 34974|
Custom Key West Style waterfront tropical paradise home located in Okeechobee County on Taylor Creek. Boat from your backyard to either the Atlantic Ocean or the Gulf of Mexico or bass fish in the largest freshwater lake in Florida, Lake Okeechobee. 2005 Custom built 5,153 total square foot enclosed tropical pool with swim-around island and waterfall, two tiki huts, tropical landscaping, and large boulder rocks. Double-decker boathouse with 2 lifts lead you out to Lake Okeechobee. 4 bedrooms 4 baths den/movie room, office, great room, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen, breakfast room, laundry room, 2 car garage, and golf cart garage. Marble flooring and crown molding throughout.all bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms. Master bedroom includes clawfoot tub steam shower, separate massage room, Security system ADT, Exterior Hurricane Bahama and Colonial Shutters. The home is CBS construction with poured tie beams. Upon entering onto the Chicago Brick on the front porch you pass into the grand entry feeling as if you are walking into an upscale Caribbean Resort. The spacious living area has travertine marble tile, crown molding, a coral fireplace, and high ceilings that overlook 32' glass doors that slide open to reveal a tropical pool oasis. The Pool has a free-standing waterfall, a bridge that spans across the pool and swim-around island. A tiki hut overlooks the patio area and the gorgeous landscaping. Located right on the water it is mere steps from the screened in pool to the two-story boathouse with two boat slips. From on top of the boathouse there are beautiful views of Taylor Creek. Inside The Master Suite has planked heart pine floors, a view of the pool area, California walk-in closet system, a massage room, and a large Master Bath. The bathroom has granite countertops, double sink, a steam shower, and an iron clawfoot tub. Another wonderful part of the home is the custom gourmet kitchen with maple cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and an oversized island with a sink that makes it perfect for prepping your meal. The home has an eat-in kitchen, as well as a formal dining room, and a media room. Hurricane Proof Bahama and Colonial Shutters adorn the outside of this magnificent home. Too many upgrades to mention. Only 60 minutes to Palm Beach, 1 ½ hours to Disney World, 1 ½ hours to the west coast of Florida. For out-of-State buyers, Florida has low real estate taxes, No State or local income taxes.