Character and style await you in this striking contemporary home located on the sought after Ariola Drive in the heart of Pensacola Beach. Lounge on your 40x15 front deck, and enjoy unobstructed views of the sugary sand and turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The main level offers a wide-open floor plan with striking wide plank, heart pine floors, tongue in groove white painted ceilings, crown molding, impact windows with plantation shutters and views of the Gulf. The kitchen is a Chef’s dream with a Thermador six burner gas stove, complete with warming drawer, 42” KitchenAid built in refrigerator, Thermador double ovens surrounded by custom mahogany cabinets and gorgeous granite countertops complete with a prep sink. The hop-up breakfast bar topped with heart pine and a huge built in buffet with matching cabinets and granite top, extra large walk-in pantry with custom shelving and storage complete the dream. To one side, there's a dining area and a cozy little reading nook and to the other, matching Mahogany/Granite topped wet bar, complete with wine cooler and ice machine. The living area continues the luxury with a wood burning fireplace framed in an antique mantle plus a built in entertainment console. The large master suite has balcony access, to capture the morning sun. The master bath features a claw foot soaking tub, dry sauna and large travertine shower, with river rock floor, custom mahogany his/hers vanities with travertine tops and tower storage. The ground level delivers an open family room/kitchenette, three bedrooms, luxury wood grain vinyl flooring, beam pine ceilings, and bathroom w/ laundry room. Walk out to the outdoor living and entertaining area, featuring fiberglass saltwater pool, hot tub, private outdoor shower, Saltillo tile patio, fenced backyard full of greenery, offering privacy to your sunny oasis. The deep 3-car garage with a separate golf cart entry/parking space has plenty of storage. This home has great rental potential.
Listing courtesy of Conna O'Donovan Real Estate LLC.