UNDER CONTRACT BUT TAKING BACK UP OFFERS. All decked out on the Emerald Coast is this hilltop Southern Charmer wrapped in 2100 square feet of deep covered porches designed to catch saltwater breezes and views of the emerald green waters of the Gulf. With over 1100 feet of gorgeous white sand private beach in the community just a short stroll or quick golf cart ride away, the home is perfect as a rental or second home for two families or an extended family with grandparents along. Each floor of the three levels offers its own king-sized master bedroom and bath, washer and dryer hookup, kitchen or kitchenette with new Quartzite counters, and 700 square feet of covered deck. The ground floor is a self-contained unit like an apartment and can be locked out separately from the top two floors, making it great as a separate space for grandparents who live in or visit.
The entire property is gated and twisted native oak trees provide a canopy of privacy for the pool and hot tub from the road.
With the large private pool and spa, the property has as much outdoor living space as indoor, making your next reunion, BBQ, or wine tasting perfect for the whole family. Plenty of parking throughout the property and a covered carport with large storage closets are perfect for multiple families and beach toys.
The first floor features one bedroom with full kitchen, full bath and even a laundry room. The second and third floors are connected inside by a spiral staircase to create a three bedroom retreat complete with kitchen, living area, kitchenette, two laundry areas, two master bedrooms and two master bathrooms with an extra queen bedroom on the top floor. Outside the second floor on the deck overlooking the pool is a custom made table seating 8, the perfect place for al fresco dining. The third floor with views of the Gulf of Mexico, Gulf Pines' Lake Morrison, Tops'l Resort and Sandestin Resorts is a quiet refuge with custom built swing bed perfectly positioned to catch the sunset or count the stars. All 3 floors have open wrap around verandas for your relaxation when you are not lounging on your private beach or in your private pool. Easy access to walk, bike or golf cart to the beach and spend the day soaking in the Florida sun and sand. Sold with most furniture remaining, this property is perfect as a second home or beach house for two families or a vacation rental offering 90k in projections.
Newer systems include all 3 air conditioners and kitchen appliances. New aluminum railings, saltwater pool in 2019 including hot tub and pavers. Fresh paint, new Bahama shutters and LVP flooring on 3rd floor and new kitchen cabinets on 2nd/3rd floors.
Gulf Pines neighborhood is a hidden gem located south of Emerald Coast Parkway between the shopping, dining and entertainment of Sandestin and the excitement of Destin harbor. The community features over 1100 feet of pristine private beach, a neighborhood beach walkover and pavilion affectionately called "The Taj," two lakes and a voluntary HOA with dues of only $300 per year. Come check out the joy and solitude of living off the beaten path in the Gulf side community of Gulf Pines. In this house, you can be ALL DECKED OUT in the best possible place to go.