Mansions on the Market: Tranquility & privacy in St. Pete
Address: 1136 Tortuga Circle NE, St. Petersburg
Specs:5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms | 5,258 square feet
Price: $1.685 million
Details: Tranquility and privacy are the hallmarks of this stunning, custom-designed, Spanish Mediterranean waterfront estate located in the premier gated community of Caya Costa.
Situated on a cul-de-sac, with almost a half-acre of lush tropical landscaping, this distinctive, timelessly designed home features 5,258 square feet of living space with five bedrooms (one downstairs with an en suite bath) and 4½ bathrooms and includes a bonus room perfect for an office, media/game room or sixth bedroom.
Entertain friends in the tropical paradise, surrounding the inviting pool and heated spa and putting green, or follow the back yard trail to paddleboard through the natural waterways of Tampa Bay. Enjoy gourmet cooking in the chef’s kitchen complete with a gas cooktop, warming drawer, Sub-Zero refrigerator, custom wood cabinetry, granite countertops, island with prep sink, breakfast bar and custom built-in desk.
The second-floor master bedroom retreat includes a balcony with sweeping views, two walk-in closets and a beautifully appointed luxurious bath. Architectural features of this impeccably designed, and maintained, home include superior block construction, authentic exterior cast-stone trim features with faux painted highlights, soaring ceilings, custom millwork, wood-burning fireplace with stacked stone, hurricane impact windows, two laundry rooms and gleaming hardwood floors. Caya Costa is centrally located and amenities include a 24-hour guard gate, boat ramp and storage, clubhouse with pool and tennis courts.
Listed by: Caryn Rightmyer and Judy Holland of Holland & Rightmyer at Premier Sotheby’s International Realty. Email [email protected]