344 North Ocean Boulevard, Delray Beach, Florida
SOLD | $12.675 Million
344 North Ocean Boulevard, Delray Beach, Florida. In Delray Beach’s prestigious sought-after oceanside north-beach neighborhood, this Coastal Contemporary estate is just minutes from the eclectic shops, cafes and restaurants that line vibrant Atlantic Avenue. It is barely 20± minutes from Boca Raton’s private executive airport, and an easy 30± minute commute to Palm Beach International Airport.
Abounding in South Florida tropical beauty, this fabulous walled and gated corner compound, on more than a lushly landscaped half-acre, features a covered loggia and summer kitchen with a fireplace, as well as a second-level sun deck, also with a fireplace, overlooking a very large zero-entry salt-water pool and spa.
Proffering the epitome of South Florida living, this extraordinary six-bedroom, 18,906 +/- -total-square-foot Coastal Contemporary gem, built in 2020, brims with elegant classical components. Voluminous beautifully proportioned interiors open to wraparound wrought-iron-embellished columned balconies, porches and rotunda terraces on all three levels overlooking peaceful ocean and pool views. Floors are covered in large-format porcelain tile and hardwood, and designer ceilings are adorned with custom molding and wood paneling. Inviting gracious entertaining, highlights in the pool-view living room are a welcoming gas fireplace with a stone mantel and a wet bar. Just adjacent, French doors from the formal dining room open to the pool and patio. A chef’s marvel, the spacious gourmet kitchen is fitted with custom easy-close wood cabinets, snow quartz countertops, two cook islands, professional-grade appliances, a casual seating area, and a wet bar that services the dining room. The sun-filled breakfast area is placed in an ocean-view bay window, and the family room, designed for indoor/outdoor entertaining, features sliding doors that lead to the covered loggia and summer kitchen. Affording privacy for guests, French doors in the first-floor ensuite VIP guest bedroom access the front porch. On the second floor, three ensuite guest bedrooms all have ocean-view balconies, and an inviting game room/ gathering room features sliding glass doors that open to the pool-view loggia, which connects to the guest house. Highlights of the primary ensuite bedroom, which presides over the entire third floor, include sunrise and sunset balconies, a gas fireplace, and a morning bar. The suite comprises a large sitting room/office, two walk-in closets and a marble spa-inspired bathroom with a large walk-in shower, soaking tub, and two water closets. Completing the floor plan are a laundry, an elevator, cabana bath, temperature-controlled wine room, and a large guest house over the five-car garage, with a large bedroom, kitchen, one-and-a-half bathrooms, family room and large living room that opens to the second-floor patio. Light-filled with walls of impact glass, the boundaries between this fine estate’s elegant interiors and its fabulous tropical surroundings disappear.
Type: Residential – Single Family
Beds: 6 Baths: 8.2
Total Sq. Ft.: 18,987 sq. ft.
Year Built: 2020