5361 Godfrey Road Parkland, Florida
- For Sale
Approached by a stately motor court on nearly two acres of sprawling grounds, this impressive Mediterranean-inspired estate was custom built in 2007 as a resort-inspired paradise for luxury living, effortless entertaining, and outdoor recreation. Giving a sense of quiet grandeur at courtyard entry, the five-bedroom residence takes on a fresh, refined flair inside the comfortably elegant living spaces that radiate from the open rotunda foyer and galleries. From the more formal and casual living spaces to the gourmet kitchen, office/study, fitness studio, sumptuous master quarters, and other well-appointed bedroom suites, this thoughtfully designed estate home has a panoply of special features leaving nothing to be desired.
Promoting an easy inside/outside flow, window walls open the west side of the house to the idyllic palm-fringed patio that creates the ultimate outdoor entertainment space, set off by romantic night lighting. Here, seeming at an exotic tropical island resort, guests can lounge by the meandering lagoon-style pool, or enjoy alfresco fare and cocktails served at the charming tiki hut perched by the spa atop the pool’s rushing waterfall and water slide. Past the pool area, the outdoor recreation space extends on sweeping park-like grounds that include a sand court for playing a game of beach volleyball. Feeling serene and secluded in the country atmosphere of Parkland, this spectacular estate is just a few miles from fine shopping and dining at The Promenade at Coconut Creek, and also has all the world-class attractions of Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale within easy reach.
Godfrey Road, Parkland, Florida. A hidden jewel of Northern Broward County, the city of Parkland maintains its park-like character and small-town charm through careful zoning, and is known for its top-ranked school system. The city offers an abundance of parklands and recreational trails, and is also home to the Equestrian Center at Temple Park. Parkland is conveniently located only 30± minutes from downtown Fort Lauderdale and 20± minutes from Boca Raton.
Custom built in 2007, this impressive Mediterranean-inspired estate is surrounded by lush landscaping on 1.9± acres of sprawling park-like grounds. A double-entry drive sweeps to the formal entrance, three-bay garage, and ample guest parking area. Window walls open the back of the residence to the beautiful stone patio that surrounds the lavish lagoon-style pool where a dramatic rock waterfall cascades from the elevated spa, next to the water slide. Atop the waterfall, the charming tiki hut is ideal for outdoor dining, served by a professional-style bar and summer kitchen. There is also a grill on the poolside loggia. The extensive fully fenced west grounds include a sand volleyball court.
Giving classic style a refined flair, this luxurious estate home totals 8,352± square feet with five bedrooms, five and a-half baths. Creamy polished marble floors flow throughout the main level, with warm hardwood floors in the upstairs bedrooms. The windows and exterior doors are fitted with impact-rated glass.
Inside the double-door entry, the rotunda foyer opens directly ahead into the two-story living room glassed with sliding doors leading out to the loggia and pool patio. This dramatic room centers on a palatial cast stone fireplace, across from the professional-style sit-down wet bar crafted of hardwood and stone. From the side gallery, classic columns frame the entry to the warmly elegant dining room served by a butler’s pantry. For the gourmet chef, the kitchen has custom cabinetry with carved details, granite counters, an island/bar, a walk-in pantry, and high-end appliances including a six-burner Thermador gas range. The kitchen is part of a bright open space that encompasses the breakfast bay and family room featuring a striking floor-to-ceiling paneled fireplace and sliding glass doors that join to the pool patio. Another gallery off the foyer leads to the powder room, office/study, and fitness studio with cushioned floor. The private guest bedroom opens to the pool patio and is served by an adjacent full bath that doubles as the cabana bath. A laundry/utility room completes this level.
Second Floor: Open to the foyer and living room below, the upper hall leads into a loft-style lounge area with sliding glass doors to a loggia looking out over the waterfall pool, tiki hut, and lush west grounds. Encompassed in a large private wing, the sumptuous master suite also opens to the loggia from the sitting area of the voluminous window-lined bedroom. Opening off the suite’s central vestibule with wet bar, two customized wardrobe rooms accompany the exquisite room-sized marble-finished bath featuring a jetted tub, walk-in shower, separate water closet, and beautiful hardwood cabinetry. Three additional bedrooms all have walk-in closets and en-suite baths.
Fireplace, Foyer Entry, Two story, Walk-In Closets, Pantry, Wet BarFlooring
Marble Floors, Wood FloorsAppliances
Automatic Garage Door Opener, Central Vacuum, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Range, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, Washer, MicrowaveParking
Below Ground PoolConstruction / Exterior
Concrete Block ConstructionRooms
Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Great Room, Loft, Master bedroom upstairs, Recreation Room, Utility Room/Laundry, Vaulted ceilingsRoofing
At Least 1 Bedroom Ground LevelViews
Garden View, Pool Area ViewHVAC
Ceiling Fans, Central Cooling, Central Heat, Electric Cooling, Electric HeatSubdivision Feature
Gas Tank Leased