Nestled far away from the clamor of daily life, rests a private retreat separated from the outside world by a canopy of lush oaks and beautiful landscaping designed by renowned landscape architect, Al Dominguez, known for creating gardens filled with unexpected textures, colors, and sounds appealing to all senses, inviting you to genuinely enjoy your surroundings. The various gardens around the estate are designed to showcase flowers in full bloom, no matter the season, and attract rare and exotic birds, as well as hummingbirds, dragonflies, and butterflies. This residence will allow you to make finding your inner peace a daily routine.
This is an amazing family gathering place, the enormity and magnitude of which is significant. Perfect to enjoy life, this home will carry you through young families, teenagers, college students wanting their own spaces, and grandchildren coming to be with you for vacations and holidays. Enjoy your own sports court with volleyball, pickleball, and full court basketball, a putting green, a gym with infrared sauna, an infinity edge pool, plus all of the amenities the Country Club of Ocala has to offer just a stroll or golf cart ride away.
This magnificent estate is sitting on 2.26 acres and boasts 10,075+/- square feet of air conditioned living areas:
As you enter the private driveway you immediately feel the peace and serenity of this gracious estate home with 7,779+/-square feet of living area featuring antique wood floors and offering 4 wings with 5 bedrooms, 5 baths and 2 powder rooms. The formal Living room with coffered ceiling, fireplace and windows looking to the outside is beautiful and has ample room for the grand piano of your choice. The Dining room is perfect for casual or formal dining and you can also entertain on the South verandah overlooking lush landscaping and the par 3 16th hole. A True Chef’s kitchen has stunningly beautiful Brazilian Bahia granite countertops and custom cabinetry by Dixie Millworks, freezer drawers in the island, an expansive pantry, and a breakfast area. Another dining or relaxation area is the private interior courtyard featuring a Koi pond and stone flooring with access from double door entrances off the kitchen hall. Adjoining the kitchen is the casual family room featuring a wall of built-ins for the Kaleidoscope home theater system. Additionally, all rooms and outdoor spaces have high quality ceiling speakers. A wide hall with abundant storage leads to the master wing with office, master bedroom featuring impressive closets, dual vanity area, tub, shower, exercise room and courtyard with hot tub. The front Northeast wing has two ensuite bedrooms, one is currently being used as an office or study room. The Northwest wing is an ensuite bedroom with walk-in closet. The North wing features an ensuite bedroom with an entrance from both the outside and the mud room off the air conditioned 3 bay garage. The upstairs level sports a large game room or artist’s studio and powder room. The whole house is backed up by a generator and protected by a high end alarm system. All air conditioning units utilize ultraviolet light disinfection, and the drinking water in the house is filtered by 3 reverse osmosis water filters.
The 3,096 +/- square foot guest-pool home, perfect for entertaining, boasts Travertine flooring, high ceilings, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, powder room, large exercise room with infrared sauna, kitchen with Brazilian Bahia granite counters, seating for bar stools and dining area, family game room opening onto loggia, magnificent infinity pool and spa totally private from land viewers. Step out your back gate and you are on the 15th hole of the Country Club of Ocala golf course.
This pristine estate is ready for you and your family’s enjoyment for years to come. The Country Club is a warm blend of lifestyles, landscapes, and friends within minutes from the city’s amenities, Santos Bike Trails plus the Florida Greenways and Trails system, Florida Horse Park, and the World Equestrian Center.