616 SE 25th Avenue Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- For Sale
Set on the Rio Idlewyld Canal on the signature street of Riviera Isles, a private guard-gated enclave on the south side of Las Olas Boulevard, this Modern Mediterranean estate underwent an extensive renovation and expansion in 2010, tailored to today’s discerning standards and relaxed way of living. Themed with clean-lined décor in neutral tones, the airy open living spaces of this pristine five-bedroom residence give great versatility and also lend themselves to virtually any style of furnishings.
Brightened by a bay window, the living room flows through wide entryways into the equally beautiful family room, rising to a lofty vaulted ceiling, with French doors opening to the sizeable waterfront patio for outdoor gatherings by the pool. A raised-hearth wood-burning fireplace creates an inviting atmosphere in the dining room which is open to the gourmet kitchen for easy entertaining. Added in the expansion of the home, the luxurious master suite has the privacy of being the only space on the third floor. Comfortably accommodating family and guests, the four additional bedrooms include two on the second floor and two on the first floor, which is also served by a full cabana bath. The private first-floor study/office has its own full bath, making it suitable for use as a sixth bedroom suite if desired.
On the palm-lined waterfront, the full-service dock is large enough for an 80±-foot luxury vessel, and gives quick, easy yachting access to the open ocean through the inlet. With Fort Lauderdale’s famous ocean beachfront within distance, this Riviera Isles estate offers the quintessential South Florida lifestyle.
Riviera Isle Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Known for its fine estates and excellent yacht dockage, Riviera Isles is a prestigious gated waterfront enclave in Fort Lauderdale, a world-famous yachting capital also renowned as The Venice of America. This well-located neighborhood sits just south of Las Olas Boulevard, lined with fine boutiques, galleries, restaurants, and cafes as it stretches toward the ocean beachfront just across the bridge. Only a couple miles away, Downtown Fort Lauderdale’s picturesque Riverwalk serves as the cornerstone of the city’s dynamic arts and entertainment district, home to the Broward Center for the Performing Arts and NSU Art Museum. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is a convenient 20-to-25±-minute drive.
Fronting 100± feet on the Rio Idlewyld Canal, this Modern Mediterranean estate provides deep-draft dockage for an 80±-foot yacht and has water and electric service. Landscaped with palm trees and other tropical foliage, the expansive waterfront patio provides multiple seating areas around the heated pool which also has a jetted spa. An awning-covered space on the patio is perfect for outdoor dining.
Extensively renovated and enlarged in 2010, this pristine residence of 4,531± total square feet includes five or six bedrooms, six marble-finished full baths, walk-in closets, and a two-bay garage. Sleek marble floors carry throughout most rooms.
First Floor: Inside the covered entry, the living room is brightened by a bay window. Promoting an easy open flow, wide entryways join this room to the striking family room, set off by a vaulted beamed ceiling and lined with waterside windows and French doors leading to the pool patio. Also flowing off the living room, the bay-windowed dining room is appointed with a raised-hearth wood-burning fireplace and adjoins the gourmet kitchen in a seamless open layout, separated by a bar counter. Designed with crisp white cabinetry and granite counters, the kitchen is equipped with high-end stainless steel appliances including a DCS by Fisher & Paykel five-burner gas range with oven, in addition to a dishwasher and KitchenAid refrigerator/freezer. There is a separate laundry/utility room plus a full cabana bath. Entered through French doors in the living room, the study/office provides a walk-in closet and an adjoining full bath, giving flexibility for using this room as another bedroom suite. Also on this level are two privately placed bedrooms, both with walk-in closets and en-suite baths.
Second Floor: Finished with marble floors, two bedrooms both have walk-in closets and are served by a marble bath with mosaic-inlaid shower.
Third Floor: Added in the expansion, the master suite has total privacy on this level, and is appointed with marble floors. Along with a sitting area and walk-in closet, the suite features a luxurious marble bath with jetted tub, glass-enclosed shower, and granite-topped double vanity.
Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Range, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, WasherWindows
Impact Glass, Plantation ShuttersBathroom
Dual Sinks, Separate Tub & Shower, Whirlpool SpaParking
Below Ground PoolConstruction / Exterior
Cbs Construction, Three Or More StoriesRooms
Family Room, Master bedroom upstairs, Utility Room/Laundry, Vaulted ceilingsRoofing
Canal Front, No Fixed BridgesAccess Features
Ocean Access, Private Dock, Unrestricted Salt Water AccessBedrooms
At Least 1 Bedroom Ground LevelViews
Water View, CanalHVAC
Central Cooling, Central Heat, Electric Cooling, Electric HeatDining
Formal DiningSubdivision Feature