805 Flamingo Dr
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Presiding over 165± feet of waterfront on the Rio Sunset Canal, just two properties from the point, this sprawling double-lot estate commands spellbinding views to the wide waters and winding coastline at the confluence of the New River and the Intracoastal Waterway, across from the Lauderdale Yacht Club, with the parade of yachts and boats cruising by.  Giving a fresh take on coastal-inspired Florida design, the five-bedroom residence was just renovated in 2015 with features including the ultimate outdoor entertainment space that sweeps across the shoreline, centered on a fountained pool, with lounge spaces shaded by Tuuci parasols and a cabana-like awning, next to a flickering fireplace - all creating the feel of an exclusive resort retreat.  The gorgeous view and South Florida sunset make every social gathering all the more memorable.

The picture of classic grace, this timeless residence is introduced by a walled and gated garden courtyard, canopied by stately oak trees and palms, centered on a cascading tiered fountain.  Facing west to the water, banks of windows and French doors give magnificent waterfront views to almost every room in the light and airy interiors styled in understated elegance with a designer flair.  A monumental fireplace and curving two-story window wall are signature elements of the soaring living room, and wood-paneled beamed ceilings give the new showpiece kitchen and open family room a coastal theme.  The second kitchen is an added asset for catering large-scale events.  An impressive estate in guard-gated Riviera Isles, the property is also a yachter's dream with dockage for a 155±-foot mega vessel in this prime location with quick access to the inlet.

Location

Flamingo Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  Known for its fine estates and excellent yacht dockage, Riviera Isles is a prestigious guard-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.

Property

Sprawling over a double lot, this gated Florida-style estate fronts 165± feet of west-facing shoreline on the Rio Sunset Canal, looking out to the wide-open waters where the New River meets the Intracoastal Waterway.  Capitalizing on the spectacular view, the fabulous resort-style outdoor entertainment space features a fountained saltwater pool with spa, a high-end summer kitchen, and an open-air fireplace.   A viewing deck extends over the full-service dock that can accommodate a 155±-foot yacht and includes a 10,000±-pound boat lift.

Residence

Entered from the exquisite garden courtyard, this beautifully renovated residence provides a total of 5,380± square feet with five bedrooms, four and a-half baths, and a two-bay garage.  Warm-toned oak floors lay the groundwork for the airy light-filled rooms, with banks of windows and French doors opening most to the terrace and waterfront view.

Main Level:  Soaring two stories high, the living room brings in views of the pool terrace and waterfront through a curved, double-tiered wall of French doors, and is dominated by a dramatic wood-burning fireplace encased in marble.  Waterside French doors and windows brighten the family room and custom chef's kitchen in a large open space set off by wood-paneled beamed ceilings.  Featuring glass-front display cabinets, Silestone counters, and an immense island/bar, the kitchen includes a GE Monogram induction cooktop, Dacor double ovens and convection/microwave oven, and Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer.  French doors open to the terrace from the beautiful main dining room, highlighted by a wood-burning fireplace clad in white-painted brick, and from the casual dining room.  Perfect for catering, with French doors to the terrace, the second full kitchen includes Sub-Zero and GE Monogram appliances.  Off the living room, the custom-fitted office/library overlooks the front garden and is next to the comfortably elegant master suite which opens to the waterfront terrace.  A customized walk-in closet adjoins the luxurious master bath featuring porcelain tile and onyx finishes, a jetted tub, and glassed shower.  In the opposite wing, three bedrooms are served by two baths.

Upper Level:  Spiral stairs in the living room ascend to a dramatic balcony gallery overlooking the waterfront, with French doors to the surrounding outdoor balcony.  Off the gallery is a totally private guest master suite with bath.

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List Price
$4,895,000
MLS#
F10034501
Property Type
Single Family
Lifestyle
  • Estate Enclave
  • Deepwater / Intracoastal
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
4 full / 1 half
Total Square Feet
5,380
AC Square Feet
5,380
Garage Spaces
2
Year Built
1989
Taxes
$50,390
Tax Year
2015
New Construction
No
Area
Subdivision
Las Olas Isles
Zip Code
33301
City
Fort Lauderdale
Has HOA Fee
No
View
  • Intracoastal View
Waterfront
  • Canal Front
  • Canal Width 121 Feet Or More
  • No Fixed Bridges
  • Ocean Access
Interior
Interior Features
  • First Floor Entry
  • Built-Ins
  • Fireplace
  • Volume Ceilings
  • Walk-In Closets
Furnished
Unfurnished
Windows
  • Plantation Shutters
Dining Area
  • Eat-In Kitchen
  • Formal Di
Master Bedroom / Bathroom
  • Dual Sinks
  • Separate Tub & Shower
  • Whirlpool/Sp
Pets Allowed
Yes
Exterior
Architectural Design
  • Detached
Construction
  • Fence
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Patio
Roof Description
  • Curved/S-Tile Roof
Parking Description
  • Driveway
  • Guest Parking
Pool
No
Lot Description
  • 1/4 To Less Than 1/2 Acr
Amenities
Community Amenities
  • Boating
Utilities
Cooling
  • Central Cooling
  • Electric Cooling
Heating
  • Central Heat
  • Electric Heat
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