3,758 SQ FT
Positioned just right on a curve of the banks of the Banana River, this property sits back giving for a private oasis but with panoramic views of the water. Truly one of the most unique lots in the iconic Tortoise Island gated community, this home has all the offerings for large outdoor gatherings and secluded relaxation. A glistening free form pool is surrounded by a white baluster fence, expansive patio, green grass, and short manicured mangroves. Equipped with a private dock holding a 4500 lb boat lift, the aqua recreational possibilities are endless. Direct access to the Banana River deep water channel and a quick boat ride to where the Indian River meets. Sebastion inlet to the South and Cape Canaveral to the North makes this community right in the center of the waterways. Located close to the cul-de-sac this quiet street offers custom homes with a variety of styles, this residence celebrates a classic courtyard entry with a Florida Colonial elevation and Victorian embellishments. Two sets of French doors and square columns flank the arched entrance of the front porch creating an aesthetically elegant yet welcoming display. Meticulous tropical landscaping creates a pristine look around the home.
Built by a local highly respected builder, Joel Stein, this home is not only the utmost in solid construction but has an easy flowing floor plan that is timeless. From the foyer, the symmetry continues with a banquet size dining room on the left and a study/bdrm/flex room on the right, both with double doors that open to the front porch. Neutral tile floors flow from the foyer and dining room to the powder room, and in the living room with colossal windows and French doors leading to the patio and river beyond, Pebble mosaic design in the tile floor creates a unique design element in this circular living area with a lofty coffered ceiling, transom windows. The breakfast room flows beautifully to the large open kitchen and a generous family room featuring built-ins, fireplace, and windows with water views. On the opposite side of the home, the master bedroom suite is luxurious and like a retreat with sitting area in a bay window, double trey ceiling, his/her walk-in closets, garden tub, tile shower, double vanity supporting two sinks and private water closet. Also on the main level, two large bedrooms with walk-in closets share a full bath and quick access to the huge laundry room. An ideal guest suite is upstairs with walk-in closet, full bath and a cozy balcony with stupendous long reaching views of the Banana River.
Tortoise Island is a gated, luxury, waterfront community, located in Satellite Beach. The highly desired, exclusive community offers executive family homes and is sought-after for its spectacular amenities, beachside lifestyle, and proximity to the beaches. Most homes in Tortoise Island back to a navigable canal or are directly riverfront. Residents can keep their boats right out their back door! Community amenities include a full fitness center, game room, media center, and saunas. The association has a website, with personal, private login, which allows residents to stay informed and connect with other community members. Residents have a wealth of outdoor activities to enjoy nearby. Tennis clubs and championship golf courses are abundant in this area, and Brevard s pristine coastline is mere minutes. A myriad of entertainment options awaits, including attractions like the Space Coast Stadium and Brevard Zoo, Kennedy Space Center and the Maxwell King Center for Performing Arts.