Can you imagine having horses this close to the city? The options are ENDLESS with 15+ sprawling acres including a spring fed private lake in the Estate section of Deerwood. This is a RARE opportunity! There is SO much charm here, with many of the built in features coming from an Old World Castle in England! The main house will take your breath away, 6 car garage, loads of windows, every bedroom has a walk in closet, 3 fireplaces, lg rooms, it's unique and custom enough to appease the most discerning buyers. Kitchen just updated with creamy white cabinets, mostly new Kitchenaid SS appl, & more. Lovely 2/1 guest apartment complete with chair lift system. Separate pool house is covered and screened for year round all weather use! Includes a gym, sauna, bar and bathroom.Only two homes on Oak Hammock Court share the gated entrance. Wind down the newly asphalted drive through the trees to the private enclave of 8009 Oak Hammock. The possibilities are endless with 15.54 acres of peace and quiet, but right in the heart of best part of town! Deerwood is SO convenient to downtown, Town Center, Tinseltown and the beach; it's in the center of everything!
This lovely estate home is impressive from the drive in; it's the showplace you'll want to come home to and entertain at. There are two three-car garages, room for your car or toy collection! The brick and stucco combination along with the copper roof extensions give it a beautiful elevation.
Don't miss the sport/basketball court to the left; or just use that for additional parking.
As you step up to the entrance of the front door, you'll get the feel of this majestic home. In the foyer, there is a unique built in bench seat with a significant back on it, and this was one of the English pieces brought over to make a statement and grace this home. On the right is the study, with stunning wood paneled walls, custom leaded glass windows and the library upstairs has built in bookcases and that all overlook the study; it's a marvel for any academic or reader!
The formal dining room, to the left, is large enough for a dinner party of 20+!
Most of the first floor is classic hardwood flooring. Straight ahead of the foyer and main staircase is the formal living room. It, too, has a custom fireplace/surround shipped over from England that is clearly an antique! The two story wall of windows in this room brings the magic of the outside in; it's simply beautiful.
To the right is the enormous master suite, with another fireplace from England in it, as well as many other custom features. The half bath off the master suite was hand painted by a local artist.
To the left are the less formal living spaces; the kitchen, breakfast nook, wet bar and family room. The kitchen has a built in Sub Zero refrigerator with matching cabinet panels, newly refinished creamy white cabinets, new Kitchenaid double ovens, double dishwashers and microwave. There is also a warming drawer and TWO gas cooktops! You could cater a very large crowd in this kitchen! The family room has a third fireplace in it to enjoy cool evenings by the fire. However, the breakfast nook is the star of this space; will a full curved wall of windows; it's beautiful! Beside the breakfast nook is the wet bar, which has more pieces from the English castle, and includes a beverage refrigerator, built in ice maker, sink and more.
The pantry is fit for a King; you will not run out of storage here! The laundry room is also oversized with extra storage, and attached to the two car garage.
There are two staircases for your convenience, to take you to the 4 bedrooms and 3 baths upstairs. All of which have walk in closets. One master sized suite has a small balcony overlooking the backyard.
Don't miss the library that overlooks the study; it's wonderful as well.
Off the family room downstairs is an oversized covered and screened in patio with a summer kitchen and a built in farm table with bench seating for a LARGE crowd! Off the formal living room there's a large open patio perfect for your guests to float out when entertaining!
The pool house is outside to the right, and that's a great gathering place; even when it's raining! A rare covered and screened pool keeps the bugs and bad weather out! The pool house has a large built in bar, sauna, work out space, storage space and bathroom.
If you wander through the backyard, you'll reach the dock on the private spring fed lake, shared with only one neighbor. Fish to your hearts content out there!
Finally, over the 3 car detached garage there is a full guest apartment. The electric chair lift conveys; great for parents that can't do stairs! It has a full kitchen, laundry, eating space, family room, two bedrooms and one full bath! This flex space could be used for an office, rental, or to house parents or grown children.
There are SO few properties that offer this kind of living so close to the city, it's one of a kind!
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Listing information last updated on March 29th, 2020 at 8:53pm EDT.