Graceful, elegant and stately, a true Mediterranean beauty awaits in a gated community within Miami’s sought-after Pinecrest enclave. Surrounded by lush gardens and charming courtyards, this showplace residence epitomizes timeless beauty and charm.
Enter the light-filled home through double solid mahogany doors to find soaring ceilings, gleaming marble floors, and custom features including crown moldings, chair rail, and wainscoting. Formal living, reading, and dining rooms are joined by a cozy family room (wired for surround sound with four Martin Logan speakers) and private office on the first floor. No detail has been overlooked in Ramon Pacheco’s meticulous 2007 renovation.
An independent copper/brass island hood anchors the enormous chef’s kitchen, which has granite countertops, custom Wood-Mode cabinetry, double Dacor ovens, a Wolf cooktop, a Sub-zero refrigerator, two Sub-zero freezer drawers and double Miele dishwashers. The adjacent butler’s pantry adds a Sub-zero ice-maker, wine cooler and refrigerator drawers. Steps outside, a summer kitchen boasts granite countertops and Viking appliances, including a professional grill, rotisserie with hood, refrigerator and sink.
Upstairs, the generous master suite includes a private sitting room, fireplace, and huge walk-in closets with custom built-ins. Its indulgent spa bath beckons with double vanities, deep soaking tub, and frameless oversize glass shower. All of the upstairs bedrooms have en-suite baths.
La Finestra impact windows and French doors with extra-thick glass frame views of the richly landscaped grounds and sparkling pool. For extraordinary convenience and security, the home is equipped with Trane HVAC systems, a Katolite generator with automatic transfer switch, new hardwired and monitored Honeywell security system, a Metro roman tile metal roof (installed in 2008), and custom outdoor lighting.
Traveling around the South Florida tri-county area is about to get a whole lot easier. Brightline, the high speed passenger train will open its stop in Miami this Saturday, May 19. The service will transport passengers from Downtown Miami up to Ft Lauderdale and West Palm Beach with eight departures from Downtown Miami starting at 9:10AM on…