In the prized seaside tranquility of Ocean Ridge, just across Ocean Boulevard from beach access, an inspired modern abode comes to fruition in this newly completed masterpiece by nationally recognized Brewer Architecture Inc., whose innovative designs have been featured in leading publications and have garnered numerous awards. Fashioned as a livable work of art, this five-bedroom residence blends creativity and practicality in a visually striking environment that expresses the essence of South Florida's relaxed lifestyle. The pleasing sense of space balances intimacy and openness with airy spans of glass, sleek lines, and select finishes chosen for their inherent beauty and easy maintenance.
As the dramatic first impression, the architecture takes on a bold sculptural look at the entrance, artfully illumined at nighttime and filled with the calming sounds of the water feature. Inside the glassed foyer, looking out to the palm-framed sculpture garden, the loft-style floating staircase is backed by a tactile concrete accent wall.
Through the gallery, a showcase space for artwork, the free-flowing living areas and bespoke kitchen are wrapped with glass walls that join to the outdoor space designed as an extension of the interiors, unified by Italian porcelain tile floors, where the placid 55 +/- -foot saltwater pool is backed by a water feature in this fabulous resort-like realm.
The master suite gives a luxe spa-like feel and has the privacy of its own first-floor wing. One of the upstairs bedrooms would also be perfect for an office/den, placed off the glassed gallery which captures a treetop view of the lush Sylvester palms. Leading-edge technologies are integrated throughout the home to provide the utmost in personal comfort and convenience. Transcending the ordinary in one of South Florida's most exciting modern designs, this stunning new seaside estate is of a caliber rarely found.
North Ocean Boulevard, Ocean Ridge, Florida. One of the Gold Coast's best-kept secrets, the exclusive oceanfront hamlet of Ocean Ridge is prized for its relaxed atmosphere and tranquil beauty on the barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway. Centrally located, Ocean Ridge is within easy driving distance of fine shopping, dining, and entertainment in Delray Beach, Boca Raton, and Palm Beach.
Only steps from beach access, this seaside modern masterwork is designed to take advantage of its choice corner site on manicured tropical grounds, approached by a semicircular drive on the south side. Privately walled and gated, the resort-inspired outdoor entertainment space spans the night-lit saltwater pool featuring a sun shelf and bench seating along the marble-mosaic water feature wall. For outdoor dining, there is a built-in Saber grill.
Built to the highest standards and just completed in 2018, this stunning abode totals 6,200 /- square feet with five bedrooms, four and a-half baths, and an air-conditioned two-bay garage. All windows and exterior doors are protected by impact-rated low-E glass. The select finishes inside and out are both beautiful and durable, including teak, mahogany, and ipe wood as well as Italian porcelain tile floor finishes that carry from the interiors to the terraces. The comprehensive Control4 home automation system integrates the sophisticated security system, energy-efficient variable speed three-zone climate system, and Liton LED lighting.
First Floor: By the loft-style floating staircase crafted in teak, steel, and glass, the two-story glassed foyer leads into the gallery, served by the guest powder room. In a versatile layout perfect for everyday use or entertaining, the open living and dining rooms bring the lush outdoors in through light-filled 10 +/--foot-high glass walls that connect to the lanai and wraparound lounge terrace by the pool and gardens.
Part of the open-concept layout, also spilling out to the lanai, the chef's kitchen is a bespoke design with sleek cabinetry and a teak island/breakfast bar with waterfall-edge quartz counters. High-end European appliances include a Bosch induction cook-top, refrigerator/freezer, steam oven, and convection oven, plus a Fulgor dishwasher, an Electrolux wine cooler and front load Electrolux washer and dryer.
Having the space and privacy of its own wing off the foyer, the luxe master suite overlooks the lush tropical greenery through a window wall that opens to a patio for relaxing outdoors. Two walk-in closets are next to the room-sized master bath designed as a spa-like oasis with a free-standing soaking tub, a glassed shower with Grohe fittings, a wide vanity with dual Fresca sinks, and a Toto water closet. Placed apart from the master quarters at the other end of the gallery, the second bedroom with en-suite bath and walk-in closet opens to its own terrace.
Second Floor: Arranged off the dramatic bridge-style glassed gallery, looking out above the sculpture garden, three more bedrooms include one with an en-suite bath and two served by an adjacent bath. One of these bedrooms would also be perfect for an office/den, and opens to a breezy, full-length covered balcony.
Property Features Include: central heating system
Amenities Include: Heated,Salt Chlorination
Home Owners Assoc. Fee: $0
Architectural Style: Modern, Contemporary