1348 Emerald Bay Dr, DESTIN, FL


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About 1348 Emerald Bay Dr

The epitome of waterfront living perfectly poised on a private estate sized lot (.88 acre) yielding an impressive 115' of premium water frontage on the Choctawhatchee Bay. This beautiful four bedroom retreat has been meticulously maintained with notable features including ample privacy created by lush mature landscaping, new hardwood flooring throughout the first floor, fresh interior and exterior paint, first level master suite and an expansive 45x25 private bay-front pool presiding over endless water views.Sprawling mature landscaping coupled with mediterranean architecture define the extraordinary sense of arrival upon entering the property through one of two private driveways that allow direct access to circular parking for guests or access to an oversized two-car garage with an additional bay suitable for a golf cart. The front entryway is encased with floor to ceiling glass allowing for immediate water views and characterized by soaring double height ceilings that extend into the formal living room just beyond the elegant winding stair case with freshly painted banister and natural oak stair treads. The first level offers two primary living areas with a spacious kitchen anchoring the open floor plan allowing direct access to the living & dining area with extensive water views through floor to ceiling glass windows extending the entire length of the north facing elevation. The finely appointed kitchen yields ample custom cabinetry with white solid surface countertops for a clean coastal aesthetic as well as an electric cooktop in the center island which allows for beautiful bay views while preparing meals. The first level also offers a formal dining area and a home office that could be utilized as a fifth bedroom space. The rear yard and covered porch offer an unrestrained coastal lifestyle with every amenity desired including a massive resort style pool area, outdoor covered grilling area, oversized pool deck complete with loungers and an exceptional variety of foliage maintained to maximize serenity and privacy. The dock in place is complete with boat slip and lift as well as a sitting area which is directed towards the northwestern sunset vista. The master suite occupies the entire eastern wing of this beautiful home and yields two walk in closets, sitting area with direct access to the covered rear porch and pool area as well as an impressive ensuite bathroom complete with dual vanities, floor to ceiling windows looking out towards the garden, jacuzzi tub, walk in shower and private water closet. Other notable features include three bedroom suites with ensuite bathrooms located on the second floor, two of which are located directly on the bay with a private balcony overlooking the water and private grounds. Emerald Bay is a gated neighborhood centrally located in Destin, FL offering a premier golf community and easy access to world class shopping, dining and entertainment.

Features of 1348 Emerald Bay Dr

MLS® # 901108
Price $2,450,000
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 4.00
Full Baths 4
Square Footage 4,641
Acres 0.88
Year Built 1997
Type Residential
Sub-Type Detached Single Family
Style Mediterranean
Status Active

Community Information

Address 1348 Emerald Bay Dr
Area 14 - Destin
Subdivision EMERALD BAY
State FL
Zip Code 32541


Amenities Fishing, Gated Community, Waterfront
Utilities Electric Available, Gas - Natural, Public Sewer Available, Public Water Available, TV Cable Available
Parking Spaces 2
Parking Garage: Attached
# of Garages 2
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront BAY
Has Pool Yes
Pool Pool - In-Ground, Private


Interior Features Breakfast Bar, Ceiling Crwn Molding, Ceiling Raised, Fireplace, Floor Tile, Furnished - None, Lighting Recessed, Shelving, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Wet Bar
Appliances Auto Garage Door Opn, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Oven Double, Oven:Self Cleaning, Refrigerator, Smoke Detector, Stove/Oven Electric
Cooling A/C: Central Electric, Ceiling Fans
Has Basement No
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Fireplace
# of Stories 1


Exterior Frame, Siding Stucco
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio Covered, Patio Open, Pool - In-Ground, Porch Covered
Lot Description Covenants, Restrictions, Within 1/2 Mile Of Water
Construction Frame

School Information

Elementary DESTIN

Additional Information

Days on Website 54
Zoning Residential Single Family
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees 1200.00
HOA Fees Freq. Annually

Listing Details

OfficeScenic Sotheby's International Realty

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