146 Nurmi Drive Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- For Sale
Along the wide, deep waters of the Glabra Villea Waterway on scenic Nurmi Drive, this custom-built Modern Mediterranean estate has a prestigious address which is considered one of the best in Fort Lauderdale’s sought-after Las Olas Isles community. Deep-draft full-service dockage for the avid yachter’s luxury vessel, up to 95± feet in length, is featured by the idyllic outdoor entertainment space where the marble-finished patio with a dining loggia and gazebo is perfect for relaxing by the waterfront pool.
Inside the stately entry, the two-story window-walled great room is the dramatically elegant focal point of the house, with the living area’s marble fireplace also viewed from the open dining area. For effortless entertaining, glass doors open to the waterfront patio from here and from the comfortable family room which also centers on a fireplace. The luxurious master suite is placed in another waterside wing on the first floor for added privacy and convenience. An office/library and an airy loft-style upstairs sitting room are also featured in the well-arranged layout. With its beautiful indoor/indoor living spaces and choice location in a world-class yachting capital, this impressive waterfront estate offers the best of living in the Venice of America.
Nurmi Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. A yachter’s haven, this is one of the most sought-after streets of the Las Olas Isles, fronting the community’s widest and deepest canals, lined with stately royal palm trees and served by underground utilities. This scenic isle sits just off famous Las Olas Boulevard, lined with fine boutiques, galleries, restaurants, and cafes as it stretches toward the ocean beach just across the bridge.
Fronting 115± feet on the Glabra Villea Waterway, this Modern Mediterranean estate is equipped with full-service dockage for a 95±-foot yacht. Statuesque palm trees edge the marble patio which provides a columned dining loggia and gazebo by the waterfront pool with spillover spa. From the property’s two gated entries, a tropically landscaped motor court arrives at the formal entrance and three-bay garage.
This impressive custom-built residence totals 6,573± square feet with four bedrooms, four and a-half baths, an elevator, a generator, electronically controlled Rolladen shutters, and a central vacuum system. Polished Crema Marfil marble floors carry through most of the first floor’s principal rooms.
First Floor: Inside the double entry doors, the foyer with floating marble staircase is part of the view-filled two-story great room brightened by a dramatic arch-topped window wall opening to the waterfront patio. Marble crown moldings and a marble gas fireplace are featured in this versatile room where columns separate the tray-ceilinged open dining area also leading to the waterfront patio. In addition to hardwood cabinetry and marble counters, the gourmet kitchen includes a five-burner Wolf gas range, Gaggenau double ovens, a Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer, and Miele dishwasher. Waterside windows and French doors line the breakfast bay and open family room appointed with a skylit, wood-beamed ceiling and a wall of custom built-ins centered on a gas fireplace. Custom built-ins also appoint the handsome paneled office/library set off by a coffered ceiling. Through a private double-door entry, the waterfront master suite rises to a lofty double-tray ceiling and features two walk-in closets plus a luxurious marble bath with jetted tub, walk-in shower, and two separate water closets. There is also a separate guest bedroom with walk-in closet and en-suite bath.
Second Floor: Atop the floating staircase is an airy marble-floored loft that serves as an upstairs sitting room with custom built-ins and French doors to an open/glassed waterside loggia. Two bedrooms, one opening to the waterside loggia, both have walk-in closets and en-suite marble baths.
Built-Ins, Closet Cabinetry, Fireplace, Split Bedroom, Two story, Volume Ceilings, Walk-In Closets, ElevatorFlooring
Carpet Floors, Marble FloorsSecurity
Owned Burglar AlarmAppliances
Automatic Garage Door Opener, Bottled Gas, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Gas Range, Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, Washer, MicrowaveWindows
Arched Windows, Blinds/Shades, Drapes & RodsBathroom
Dual Sinks, Separate Tub & Shower, Whirlpool SpaParking
Circle Drive, PaversPool
HeatedConstruction / Exterior
Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Loft, Utility Room/LaundryRoofing
Canal Front, Canal Width 81-120 Feet, No Fixed BridgesBedrooms
At Least 1 Bedroom Ground Level, Master Bedroom Ground LevelAccess Features
Private Dock, Unrestricted Salt Water AccessHVAC
Central Cooling, Central Heat, Electric Cooling, Electric HeatDining
Formal Dining, Snack Bar/CounterSubdivision Feature
Lot Located In A Flood ZoneViews