3638 Ocean Drive Vero Beach Florida, 32963
- For Sale
Villa di Tranquillita has been painstakingly created to standards in which only the absolute best of everything will suffice. The setting selected for this lavish estate is breathtaking, reaching an elevation of more than 20 feet, one of Vero Beach’s highest, reigning over the ocean’s magnificence. Old World elegance is rendered with couture styling in the stunning design by acclaimed Delray Beach architect Randall Stofft. The emphasis placed on luxury is manifest in a trove of exquisite finishes and special features including the resort-style pool patio and separate guest house. The engineering by Schulke, Bittle and Stoddard of Vero Beach, one of Florida’s foremost firms, is simply second to none.
An idyllic Treasure Coast paradise, Villa di Tranquillita truly lives up to its name in an optimal location just a short walk from Vero Beach’s charming village center offering sophisticated boutiques, fine restaurants, unique resorts, and diverse cultural attractions.
Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, Florida. Nestled between the scenic Indian River and Atlantic Ocean, Vero Beach is renowned as an affluent retreat offering 23 miles of white sandy beaches, pristine beachfront parks, and a quaint seaside downtown area.
This spectacular direct oceanfront estate captures the beauty of the seaside in a picturesque tropical landscape secluded behind privacy walls. A sprawling motor court leads to the courtyard entry and garages for 4 cars. The grand oceanfront lanai with pecky cypress ceiling features a full summer kitchen, fireplace, and full cabana bath. On the expansive limestone terrace, the custom-designed pool with spillover spa complements the outdoor entertainment area. Along the seawalled oceanfront is a private staircase leading to the beach.
This stately Tuscan-inspired residence seamlessly blends Old World craftsmanship with the most advanced engineering, exceeding the latest coastal building codes. Six bedrooms, 8 full and 2 half baths are included in a total of 7,895+/- square feet. Special features include the auger piling reinforcements, solidly constructed Santa Fe clay roof tile, custom Kolbe & Kolbe impact-resistant windows and exterior doors, custom ironwork, Icynene insulation, commercial-grade electrical service, central vacuum system, 2 elevators, 5 individual Trane high-efficiency heat pump air-conditioning systems, and touch keypad controls for climate, sound, and lighting systems.
First Floor: Mahogany double doors introduce the 2-story foyer appointed with a custom spiral staircase and an elevator. Crema stone floors inlaid with Jerusalem Gold marble continue into the grand oceanfront living room set off by coffered ceilings and a majestic cast-stone gas fireplace. French doors open to a loggia by the pool. Wainscoting and arched niches accent the formal dining room illuminated by a crystal chandelier suspended from the double-tray ceiling. Adjacent to the butler’s pantry is a walk-in wine room with Sub-Zero wine coolers. The epicurean’s kitchen features furniture-grade cabinetry, granite counters, and tumbled marble backsplashes. Professional-style appliances include the Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer, Wolf stainless steel dual-fuel range with 8-mode double ovens plus warming drawer, Wolf microwave, 2 Bosch dishwashers, and Miele coffee system. Ocean views stretch through the breakfast area and open family room where French doors flow onto the main loggia. The media/billiard room complete with full-service walk-in bar highlights a maple-finished ceiling with cross beams and cork inlays. Opening off a classically styled gallery are a guest powder room and private bedroom suite.
Second Floor: A sprawling oceanfront wing is devoted to the grand master suite which takes in the breathtaking panoramic views from a romantic covered balcony. A columned archway separates the oceanfront sitting area from the tray-ceilinged bedroom anchored by an onyx-faced gas fireplace. Along with a mosaic-framed morning bar and custom-fitted his-and-her wardrobe rooms, the suite features sumptuous his-and-her marble baths, hers with jetted tub, oversized walk-in shower, and onyx counters. Opening to its own balcony, the second oceanfront suite features mahogany trimwork, a granite-encased fireplace, and scraped wood flooring. Two more bedroom suites are accompanied by a sound-insulated exercise room with scraped hickory floor. A laundry room completes this level.
Guest House: Luxury accommodations of the separate guest house, privately placed above the detached garage, have bamboo floors, a kitchenette, bath with glass-mosaic shower, and an elevator.
Cathedral/Tray Ceilings, Patio, Pool, Private yard, Volume Ceilings, Balcony covered, Crown molding, Custom closets, Hot tub/spa, Walk- in closetFlooring
Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Refrigerator, Trash Compactor, Washer, Microwave, RangeConstruction / Exterior
Concrete Block Construction, Frame With StuccoViews
4 or 4+ Car garageKitchen