2990 Scenic Hwy 98
Destin, FL 32541
MLS# 723164
Status: Sold
12 beds  |  14 baths  |  13342 sqft


Unique gulf front estate with private gated entrance.
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Unique gulf front estate with private gated entrance. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Shaded pool, comfortable seating and out door grilling area complete with Big Green Egg and Brinkman Gas Grill. Offers views rarely found in the Destin Area. 2 Spacious dining areas, this one seating 8 at the table and 4 at the bar. You will never want to leave. Enjoy sun or shade on the partially covered gulf front terrace. Or feel free to take the elevator to the top. This 4 story home was built to commercial standards and offers private beach access and pool. A sample of the elegance that is carried throughout this Palace by the Sea. Encompasses living room, 2nd dining room, kitchen. Half wall creates open feel to Main Dining Room and another living room. Butler's pantry, dumbwaiter carries refreshments to the 2nd floor. Gas Viking Range with grill top, 2 Wall mounted Viking ovens, 3 Fisher and Paykel Dishwashers. This elegant setting has room for 12 people. Adjacent to the Main Dining Room with gas fireplace. Half wall created open connection to the Kitchen, 2nd dining area, and even larger living room. Easily move between the 1st and 2nd level gulf front terraces with this curved metal stairwell. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Currently being enjoyed as a living room Built in wall of shelves house flat screen tv, games, and books. Open Entertainment Floor with Wet Bar, Gaming Tables and Theater Room. State of the art equipment in this tiered level, sound proof, theater room with the most comfortable reclining chairs. Well stocked bar includes mini fridge, ice machine and kegerator. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 King bedroom with hardwood floors, sitting are, walk in closet and private bathroom. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Spa like bathroom with jetted tub, walk in shower, and dressing area. Decorated in hues of sage green, with views of the gulf, private bath. Private bath with walk in shower for the 'Sea' Room. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 King bedroom with french doors leading to gulf front terrace. Coffered ceiling with layered architectural detail and lighting. Private bath with double vanities and walk in shower. 2 king beds with en suite bathroom-double vanities, tub/shower. Gulf views. Double vanities and tub/shower combination. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Carpetted king bedroom, gulf view, and private bath with tub/shower combination. Currently being enjoyed as additional living space on the 3rd floor. Decorated in hues of coral and sage, this room is enhanced with built in cabinetry, private bathroom and large walk in closet. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Gulf front king bedroom with hardwood floors, layered coffer ceiling. Wet Bar with mini fridge, Espresso Machine, French Doors to beach front terrace. Jetted tub, walk in shower, double vanities, and timeless granite counter tops. 'Olive' room private bath with jacuzzi tub and shower. Extra Large 20'deep x 40'wide travertine covered terrace. Pleasingly stylish master suite with gas fireplace, wet bar with mini fridge and ice machine, and espresso machine. The rich colors of the vaulted and beamed ceilings and hardwood floors perfectly contrast the plush ivory furnishings. Size and elegance are the story here with marble and granite details, 2 walk in closets, double vanities, walk in steam shower, jetted tub. The room encompasses an approx 20'x 20' space. Corporate central complete with adjacent boardroom all luxuriously decorate with judges paneling. Built in bookshelves complete the library feel of this office. This conference room seats 10 around the table. French doors lead out to private gulf front terrace. Travertine tile covers this private terrace just off the Grand Master Suite and Boardroom. Enjoy sun or shade and a cool drink from the mini fridge. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Bamboo floors, vaulted ceiling, granite counters, Viking Electric Range Even the carriage house enjoys a private balcony and views of the gulf. With Private Bathroom. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 Shared by the 2 bedrooms with twin beds and the great room. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 12 bedrooms between main house and carriage house which resides above the 3 car garage. 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541 2990 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541

Property Description
Majestically presiding over 70 feet of shoreline in Crystal Beach, Palazzo del Mar is truly a masterpiece. With more than 16,000 sqft of combined heated and cooled space and terraces, you can entertain on an extraordinary scale. The 1st floor living areas are integrated with the 2nd floor game lounge, wet bar, theater room and their terraces, via indoor and outdoor stairs. If relaxing is your preference the expansive European inspired verandas offer room to lounge and enjoy emerald vistas and golden sunsets. A private beach walkover connects the 1st floor pool terrace with the white beach below. The main house of this private gated estate has 9 uniquely furnished suites accessible by elevator, and above its 3-bay climate controlled garage is a guest house with 3 additional suites.

Current Price: $6,200,000
Status Change Info
Status: Sold
Under Contract Date: 2015-12-28
Sold Date: 2016-01-29
Sold Price: 6200000
Sold Price/SqFt: 464.7
Contract Info
List Price: $6,950,000
List Price/SqFt: 520.91
Listing Board: Emerald Coast
Location, Tax and Legal
Area: 14 - Destin
Street #: 2990
Street Name: Scenic Hwy 98
State: FL
Zip Code: 32541
County: Okaloosa
Sub Area: 1404 - Destin Beaches East
Project Name/Subdivision: SHORES OF CRYSTAL BEACH
Parcel ID: 00-2S-22-0584-0000-0130
Elementary School: Destin
Middle School: Destin
General Property Info
Sub-Type: Detached Single Family
Design: Mediterranean
Apx SqFt(Htd/Cooled): 13342
SqFt Source: Appraiser
Bedrooms: 12
Full Baths: 11
Half Baths: 3
Total Bathrooms: 14
# Stories: 4
Year Built: 2004
Immediate Occupancy: No
Garage Spaces: 3
Driveway Spaces: 5
Lot Dimensions: 67 x 350
Acreage: 0.6
Pool: Yes
Pool Type: Private
Listing Info, Tax & Legal
Homestead: No
Assessment Fees: No
New Buyer Fee: No
Last Taxes: 52000.99
Last Tax Year: 2014
Brokerage Interest: No Interest
As Is: No
Waterfront Feet: 67
Property Features
Construction Status: Construction Complete
Lot/Parcel Access: City Road; Controlled Access; Paved Road
Lot Features: Coastal Barrier Zone; Coastal Setback; Covenants; Flood Insurance Req; Sidewalk; Survey Available; Within 1/2 Mile to Water
Zoning: Resid Single Family
Waterfront: Gulf; Shore - Beach
Waterview: Gulf
Parking Features: Garage; Garage Attached
Construction/Siding: Foundation On Piling; Roof Tile/Slate; Slab; Stucco
Exterior: Columns; Deck Covered; Deck Open; Fenced Lot-All; Pool - Heated; Pool - In-Ground; Shower; Sprinkler System
Interior: Breakfast Bar; Built-In Bookcases; Ceiling Beamed; Ceiling Cathedral; Ceiling Crwn Molding; Ceiling Raised; Ceiling Tray/Cofferd; Ceiling Vaulted; Elevator; Fireplace 2+; Fireplace Gas; Floor Hardwood; Floor WW Carpet; Furnished - All; Kitchen Island; Lighting Recessed; Owner's Closet; Pantry; Plantation Shutters; Renovated; Upgraded Media Wing; Walls Paneled; Wet Bar; Window Treatment All; Woodwork Painted; Woodwork Stained
Appliances: Auto Garage Door Opn; Central Vacuum; Cooktop; Dishwasher; Disposal; Dryer; Fire Alarm/Sprinkler; Freezer; Ice Machine; Microwave; Oven Double; Oven Self Cleaning; Refrigerator; Refrigerator W/IceMk; Security System; Smoke Detector; Smooth Stovetop Rnge; Stove/Oven Gas; Washer; Wine Refrigerator
Utilities: Electric; Gas - Natural; Phone; Public Sewer; Public Water
Energy: AC - 2 or More; AC - Central Elect; AC - High Efficiency; Ceiling Fans; Heat Cntrl Electric; Water Heater - Gas; Water Heater - Tnkls; Water Heater - Two +
Mstr Bdrm/Mstr Bath: MBath Bidet; MBath Double Vanity; MBath Dressing Area; MBath Sauna/Steam; MBath Separate Shwr; MBath Tile; MBath Walk-In Closet; MBath Whirlpool; MBed Balcony; MBed Cthdrl Ceiling; MBed Fireplace; MBed Sitting Area; MBed Waterfront
Bedroom - Master: 3rd Floor; 4th Floor
Bedroom - Additional: 1st Floor; 2nd Floor; 3rd Floor
Living Room: 1st Floor; 2nd Floor
Baths - Full: 1st Floor
Rooms: Bath - Full; Bath - Master; Bedroom - Additional; Bedroom - Master; Dining Room; Dining/Kitchen Combo; Home Theater; Laundry Room; Living Room; Office
Existing Leases: Daily/Weekly
Luxurious finishes that include Brazilian cherry wood floors, elaborate coffered ceilings, and designer lighting and furnishings are underpinned by quality construction, carried out to commercial standards, and with utmost craftsmanship. A foundation of pilings and exterior walls reinforced by steel rods support a slate tile roof, and Acrocrete stucco siding is punctuated by hurricane-rated Andersen windows and doors. Smart home technology manages home entertainment and security monitoring, as well as automates lighting and comfort levels. Guardian air purification systems sanitize the air using ionization technology in both the main house and guest house, while six HVAC units efficiently heat and cool them. Tankless gas water heaters provide quick and endless hot water for the whole house. A mud room with full bath and laundry can be accessed by a side entrance for convenient clean-up after a day spent on the beach. Occupying the 4th floor is the gulf front master suite. Its many interconnected spaces include an office library with built-in shelves and handsome judges paneling as well as an executive gulf front conference room with terrace access. A beamed cathedral ceiling crowns the master bedroom with spacious seating area set in front of a gas fireplace. Its relaxing bath features dual walk-in closets, a double vanity, jetted soaking tub, and separate steam shower. Gracefully curving towards the southwest, the private terrace offers not only a secluded spot for sunning, but an incredible vantage point for witnessing some of the most spectacular sunsets on Earth. This turn-key property is a successful vacation rental.
Room Information
Room Name Room Level Dimensions
Bedroom - Additional125 x 20 Currently used as Living Room
Laundry Room1
Bath - Full114 x 8
Dining Room119.5 x 23
Living Room114 x 48
Dining/Kitchen Combo115 x 43.5
Home Theater219 x 18.5
Living Room219.5 x 33.5
Living Room222.5 x 24.5
Bedroom - Additional213 x 13 Currently Used as Living Room
Bedroom - Additional221 x 16
Laundry Room2
Bedroom - Additional314 x 19.5
Bedroom - Additional314 x 12.5
Bedroom - Master320 x 13.5
Bedroom - Master320 x 14
Bedroom - Master320 x 16.5
Bedroom - Master424.5 x 25.5
Bath - Master419.5 x 19.5 Includes 2 walk in closets
Office414 x 34 Office and Conference Room

Listing Office: Scenic Sotheby's Intl Realty

Last Updated: January - 05 - 2018

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