$ 1,350,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#P4911321
  • TypePending
  • CountyPOLK
  • CityLake Wales
  • AreaLake Wales
  • NeighborhoodMountain Lake Unrec
  • Zip33898
  • StyleSpanish/Mediterranean
  • Year Built1928
  • Taxes$ 15339
  • Price$ 1,350,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6906
  • Lot Size5.25 Acres
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Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

Designed by renowned architect Charles R. Wait, this home is an exceptional Mediterranean masterpiece located in Mountain Lake, an exclusive community with exquisite landscaping and distinguished residences. Built in 1928 and sitting on 5.25 beautifully manicured acres, this stunning 6 bedroom, 5 full baths and two half bath home, is truly a distinctive property. Eye catching artisanal elements of old world Spanish/Mediterranean design abound as a Ludovici barrel tile roof, limestone entrances, majestic hand-hewn wooden entry doors, including an arched doorway leading to an interior flower room where gorgeous arrangements of fresh cut flowers are prepared. Upon entry, be received into the grand formal living room with an immense fireplace, warm random-width hardwood floors and a custom beamed ceiling of hand-hewn Cypress enhanced with (lighting) all of which lend a relaxed elegance to this immense space. Ascend the balcony overlooking the formal living room, to an exquisite library featuring beautiful hardwood built-in cabinetry and shelving and private reading nook. The formal dining room is spectacular with coffered ceiling and french doors opening to a grand terrace with scenic vistas including Edward Bok's Singing Tower. These formal areas exude luxury, charm and elegance. A full butler's pantry leads to a bright and airy kitchen with a cathedral ceiling featuring spot and task lighting, counters and 11’ center island with bar seating are granite, abundant cabinetry, gas appliances and Sub-zero refrigerator. The kitchen opens above to a cozy family room and only a few steps below the kitchen is the traditional Italian styled, climate controlled wine room, with exposed brick pillars and cypress screened bins to hold 300+ bottles. A large turret house a gorgeous Spanish spiral staircase with black iron banister leading to the balcony entrance of the grand master bedroom. The luxurious master bath features two vanity sinks, walk-in shower and a separate soaking tub. Of the additional five bedrooms, three are ensuite with their own private baths and two share a bath providing comfort and space for the entire family and guests. Outside, the open-air pool is the perfect location for relaxing with the sights and sounds of the Mountain Lake birds and wildlife sanctuary. Or choose the grand terrace for afternoon tea. So many special features to this home. Truly crafted for entertaining, perfect for large events, while remaining intimate for smaller gatherings. This home exemplifies charm, character and top quality custom finishes top to bottom. See for yourself all this beautiful home has to offer!

Price History
3/7/2021 Listed $1,350,000

General Features

Additional Rooms Bonus Room, Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Inside Utility, Loft
Appliances Built-In Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Spanish/Mediterranean
Association Fee Includes 24-Hour Guard, Private Road, Security
Attached Garage Yes
Community Features Deed Restrictions, Gated Community, Golf Carts OK
Construction Materials Block
Cooling Central Air
Exterior Features Other
Facing Direction West
Flooring Carpet, Tile, Wood
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Central
Interior Features Built in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), High Ceiling(s), Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Thermostat, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Levels Three Or More
MLS Area 33898 - Lake Wales
Minimum Lease Period 2 Weeks
Patio/Porch Features Deck, Rear Porch, Side Porch
Pool Features Deck, Gunite, In Ground
Private Pool Yes
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Tile
Security Features Gated Community, Security Gate
Sewer Septic Tank
Special Listing Conditions None
Status Pending
Terms Cash, Conventional
Township 29
Utilities Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Private, Public, Water Connected
View Pool, Trees/Woods
Year Built 1928
Zoning RC

Interior Features

Fireplace Features Living Room, Wood Burning
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Laundry Features Inside, Laundry Room
Living Area 6906.00
Total Bedrooms 6
Window Features Window Treatments

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 8456.00
Foundation Details Basement
Garage Dimensions 22x23
Lot Features Cleared, Historic District, Oversized Lot, Street Paved, Street Private
Lot Size Acres 5.25
Lot Size Square Feet 228546
Parking Features Circular Driveway, Driveway, Garage Faces Side, Guest, Off Street, Open
Vegetation Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 33898

AVG $270K
AVG $1,847
AVG 93
Year Built
AVG 1986

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