This gorgeous custom home designed by an award-winning architect epitomizes the Scenic 30A lifestyle of South Walton County, Florida! The incredible setting on two lots, nestled in native foliage a short rise from beautiful Stallworth Lake and the stunning white sand beach, inspired natural materials and finishes to weave together indoor and outdoor living. The spacious layout, lofty ceilings (12' standard on the main floor vaulted to 16' with heavy timber cypress beams, and 9'4" on the lower level), large windows, and 12" wide-plank reclaimed cypress floors create breathing room for daily living as well as great options for entertaining. The commercial quality kitchen includes a stainless Thermador cooktop, oven with warming drawer, a large Subzero, a custom-built pecky cypress island, butler's pantry and black granite countertops. Bathrooms include Kohler, Toto, Rohl, Grohe and Holly's fixtures and marble and granite counters. In addition to the open living/dining room and two large fully screened decks, the main level includes a lovely library/music room/conservatory, the master suite, and 3 additional bedrooms.
Conforming to the property's natural slope, the lower level features an industrial look, including stucco-covered cast concrete walls, concrete floors and exposed conduits. It offers an office/playroom, a large family room which is also used as a guest suite with adjoining full bath, a mudroom area, extra storage and a 3-car garage. Outside, beautiful Thermal blue slate comprises a courtyard patio. Exterior finishes include real cedar siding, 50-year heavy cedar shake roof, Weathershield aluminum clad exterior windows and doors, and real copper roof vents, gutters and downspouts. The property overlooks a creek and adjoins a 200-300' wide wetlands area, ensuring the home will maintain its privacy.
From its location close to the western end of Scenic Highway 30A, it's easy to reach excellent restaurants, shopping, the region's best hospital, and all the highlights of South Walton, Miramar Beach, Destin, and the Emerald Coast! The home is owner-occupied; therefore, 24 to 48 hour advanced notice is required. Please inquire to schedule a private showing.