If you are a pilot, fisherman or diver seeking a place to live in paradise, then this Florida Keys home is the place for you. This exceptional custom-built Glenn Gray home is located on a private runway and provides quick access to the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico.
If you are a pilot, fisherman or diver seeking a place to live in paradise, then this Florida Keys home is the place for you. This exceptional custom-built Glenn Gray home is located on a private runway and provides quick access to the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. This beautiful retreat home has a fully appointed gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, Corian countertops, custom cabinets, built in wine cellar, large pantry with floor to ceiling storage, and an island with seating. It is flanked by formal and eat-in dining spaces that can accommodate a large number of guests that makes it perfect for holidays and summer reunions. Sliding glass doors open to a large deck for outdoor dining and provide all the privacy and serenity of a professionally designed...
tropical paradise. All sliding glass doors are equipped with roll up Rolladen shutters. In true Key West style the ceiling is blue and decorated with aviation inspired ceiling fans for year round comfort. The vaulted ceilings and tiled floor in the living room and dining room create a specious feeling for entertaining. The cherry wood bar has a black granite top great for serving and plenty of storage for wine, glasses and liquor. Additional first floor interior architectural features include two large bedrooms with hardwood floors, ceiling fans and private bath with granite countertop, an office/den and 2 brand new A/C zones create energy efficient heating and cooling throughout the house by allowing guest bedrooms to be cooled only when needed. Designer tile floors throughout the entire main living area, foyer and front porch help make this home low maintenance and perfect for an active family. The master bedroom is located on the third floor and features a walk-in closet, spacious bath and private deck, a spiral staircase from the deck to the Widow's Walk to gaze at the gorgeous amber sunsets with a spectacular 360 degree view. The Widow's Walk is built to accommodate a hot tub (water and power are provided). Master bath has his/her sinks with granite countertop, linen closet, tub, custom shower with designer stone tile. Adjacent to master bedroom is a reading/game/media (loft) room for relaxation.
A 64 ft. concrete dock includes two lighted power pedestals, two dock boxes, fish cleaning station, water (cistern or city) stainless steel chocks, fenders a boat lift that will accommodate a 22 ft. flats boat.
The 2000 sq. ft. (mol) hanger includes a 42 ft. High Fold door and has a 10 ft. clearance. Additional egress includes 2 personal doors, and roll-up door to the backyard. A workspace is provided at the rear of the hangar. Separate lockable storage space (350 sq. ft.) adjoins the hangar with a wash sink, additional workspace and fishing tackle storage. Landscape includes a programmable multi-zone watering system from the cistern or city water.
The oversized 17,000 sq. ft. lot is surrounded by native trees, tropical landscaping and adjacent private park which gives the owner privacy and tranquility and makes it the most private home on the airport.
The windows are impact resistant and the front door is equipped with an electric Rolladen shutter. Hurricane Irma had minimal impact on the home, which was built to withstand 180 degree winds.