Inspired by the ocean's splendor, the luxuries of a five-star resort, and the sensibilities of international modern design, this sublime masterwork harmonizes with the environment on 155± feet of oceanfront in the prestigious estate section of Delray Beach. Orchestrated to engage the senses and indulge every desire, this sleekly elegant seven-bedroom showplace sprawls over a total of 31,786± square feet with an interplay of bold sculptural forms and serene water features both inside and outdoors, where glowing fire bowls add another elemental effect.
Entrance gates glide open to the impressive motor court and porte cochere amid the gentle sounds of waterfall fountains. An artistic tour de force, bringing in the spellbinding ocean view, the stunning entrance gallery has cantilevered glass-and-steel double staircases that frame a floating glass floor over a koi pond, giving way to the soaring atrium with its rippling two-story water walls and bamboo sculptures. Open-concept living areas spill through view-filled window walls to the outdoor entertainment space by the immense lounge deck with infinity pool, staging an unforgettable experience for guests in this oceanfront dreamscape. The fabulous "nightclub", hotel-inspired wine room, voluminous multi-room master retreat, and car collector's 10-bay garage are also among the sophisticated luxuries making this leading-edge abode second to none. For those with a taste for the finest, this is the ultimate oceanfront paradise, one of the most extraordinary estates ever built in Delray Beach.
South Ocean Boulevard, Delray Beach, Florida. This sought-after oceanfront address in the estate section is only about a mile from famous Atlantic Avenue, offering fine boutiques and bistros in vibrant downtown Delray Beach.
Stretching across 155± feet of dune-fringed sands, with a walkway to the beach, this sublime oceanfront estate was custom built in 2013 to exacting standards. Medjool date palms and manicured gardens adorn the sweeping 1.7±-acre walled grounds entered through a gated motor court with sculpted waterfall fountains. An idyllic resort-like realm for large-scale entertaining, the well-secluded oceanside grounds encompass a sprawling lounge deck with curvilinear infinity pool and spa among palm trees, fire bowls, and fountains. The lanai is served by an outdoor kitchen with bar. The poolside cabana/spa retreat provides a fitness room, massage room with jetted tub, steam room, cold plunge tub, and full and half baths.
Spellbinding ocean views are at one with the stunning modern design of this livable work of art comprising a grand total of 31,786± square feet with seven bedrooms, nine full baths, and five powder rooms. Two glassed elevators serve all three levels which include a 10-bay garage with motorized turntable. Amenities feature impact-glass windows, a copper roof, commercial-grade whole-house generator, high-tech Crestron home automation including comprehensive audio/visual systems, and an elaborate security system.
First Floor: At the porte cochere, double doors enter the 25±-foot-high, limestone-floored gallery foyer that creates a dramatic overture to the main living spaces with its glass-bridged koi pond between loft-style glass-and-steel double staircases. Powder rooms are on either side. Ocean views open through the soaring atrium set off by a gridded window wall and sensational two-story, double-sided water walls between bamboo sculptures. Flowing off the atrium, sharing a water wall, the salon is a spectacular two-story window-walled space that leads out to the oceanfront lanai and is dominated by a streamlined stone-and-steel ribbon fireplace by the piano alcove. Also leading to the oceanfront lanai, the handsome bookcase-lined, double-height library gives clean modern refinement to the classic feel of rich wood paneling, and has herringbone hardwood floors and spiral stairs to the balcony level. Below a back-lit floating ceiling, the fabulous club room features a professional-style, back-lit glass bar along a leather-finished wall, and also has a lounge area and surround-sound system. Across the atrium from the salon, also sharing a water wall, the elegant oceanfront dining room has limestone floors, striking leather-and-wood accents, and recessed lighting. Next to the glass-encased, 750±-bottle wine room, the butler's pantry connects into the epicurean's kitchen, an artful blend of form and function with sleek furniture-like cabinetry, Caesarstone counters, and high-end stainless steel appliances. Served by a wet bar with curvilinear counter, the casual living/dining room is wrapped with gridded window walls joining to the oceanfront lanai. Opening to an oceanfront patio, the VIP guest suite provides a living room with morning bar, a bedroom with onyx ribbon fireplace, and a marble bath with sculptural soaking tub and glassed shower. The self-contained staff suite has a living room, working kitchen, and two bedrooms with baths.
Second Floor: From the dramatic bridge gallery, double doors enter the voluminous master suite's private salon appointed with rich hardwood floors, a morning bar, and a romantic fireplace framed in a hardwood mantel topped by a mirror reflecting the ocean view. Showcasing the serene ocean vista, glass doors open to an enormous wraparound terrace from here and from the master bedroom with curvilinear, back-lit glassed bed alcove and sitting area. This sumptuous sanctuary also features two spa-like baths with jetted/soaking tubs, glass-enclosed showers, and separate water closets. Two exquisite walk-in closets are fashioned as boutique-style wardrobe rooms with sleek custom built-ins and specially designed lighting. Placed apart from the master quarters, three luxe guest bedrooms with distinctive decor and private baths are arranged in two suites, both with living rooms. A laundry room completes this level.
Lower Level: Entered from a lobby with powder room, the professional-style theater is calibrated to industry-leading standards and features a 2D/3D projector, JBL surround-sound system, reclining leather seating, and a refreshment bar. Another wing contains a laundry room, multi-purpose room, and powder room.