2817 N. Ocean Blvd, Gulf Stream, Florida Rare oceanfront compound dates from 1926. On 200± feet of oceanfront, right across from the Gulf Stream Golf Club, this private paradise was originally designed by Howard Brougham Major, a prominent New York architect who had joined Mizner’s office, and was built for Howard Whitney.
Over-three-year restoration bringing new life to this historic jewel was completed by Tim Givens Building and Remodeling in 2009 under the direction of Bridges, Marsh & Associates, a noted Palm Beach architectural firm which was also the renovation architect for Palm Beach’s legendary Worth Avenue. Select finishes and unique elements, both old and new, were sourced by the owner from all over the world, resulting in a characteristic blend of timeless beauty and luxury. 12,623± square feet with six bedrooms, 10 full and three half baths, including the gatehouse and garden house. Special features include the Tischler impact-glass mahogany windows, Colombianhttp://pascalliguoriinc.com/listing.asp?MLS=RX-10151987-made barrel tile roof, Creston smart-house electronics, and full-capacity generator. Attached and detached garages, each with gardener’s bath, have a total of four bays.