Blue ocean waters sparkle in the sunlight and the soft sands beckon right across the street in the desirable setting of this oceanside luxury estate in Las Olas by the Sea, an idyllic beachfront neighborhood tucked between the Atlantic Ocean and the lushly wooded oasis of Birch State Park. Beautifully updated, with the most recent renovations just completed in 2017, this four-bedroom contemporary gives the feel of resort living in the privacy and comfort of home.
Inside, a fresh, clean-lined casual sensibility infuses the free-flowing living spaces grounded by wood-look porcelain tile floors in a muted driftwood tone. Placing the focus on the ocean view, airy walls of glass invite relaxed gatherings that easily circulate from inside to outdoors on the walled lounge terrace, where the waterfall pool and swaying palm trees are also part of the allure. Another outdoor spot is found on the hidden side patio off the family room. Upstairs, the master suite creates a restful oasis, beginning the day with the serene sunrise over the ocean, also enjoying a spa-inspired bath. Designed for the quintessential Fort Lauderdale Beach lifestyle, this oceanside estate also offers excellent investment potential, having successfully served as a vacation rental with a thriving market in this choice destination, where the ocean's sun-drenched sands are at its doorstep and all of the city's other fabulous attractions are close by.
Northeast 14th Court, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This intimate cul-de-sac is situated in Las Olas by the Sea, a charming beachfront community of quiet cul-de-sacs nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and 180+/- acre Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, a natural treasure in the middle of Fort Lauderdale which preserves Broward County's last tropical hardwood hammock. The scenic and peaceful setting is just a short drive from fine shopping and dining at The Galleria and on famous Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale's signature thoroughfare. Also within easy reach, downtown Fort Lauderdale's noted cultural attractions include the Broward Center for the Performing Arts and the NSU Art Museum. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is a convenient 20+/- minute drive.
Capturing a direct ocean view from a prime corner property, right across from the beach, this luxurious oceanside estate takes full advantage of its setting with a walled and gated, resort-style outdoor entertainment space, elevated above the street. Here, the heated waterfall pool is surrounded by a sun-splashed marble paver terrace giving ample space for lounging, dining, and taking in the enchanting ocean view and cooling breezes. Designed for easy maintenance, the grounds also provide another patio secluded on the south side of the property. On the north side, there is access from the cul-de-sac to the motor court, two-bay garage, and formal entry of the home.
Beautifully updated, most recently in 2016 and 2017, this distinctive contemporary provides a comfortable floor-plan totaling 3,111+/- square feet with four bedrooms and three and a-half baths. Porcelain tile floors with the look of wash-finished wood add to the casual coastal feel. Many of the windows and exterior doors are fitted with impact-rated glass, and the oceanside glass doors in the main living areas have electronically controlled window coverings. The three air conditioning systems were replaced in the most recent renovation.
First Floor: Entered from the two-story glassed foyer, served by a powder room, the view-filled oceanside living room opens its doors to the pool terrace. As an architectural element, the room's see-through marble-encased decorative fireplace gives a separate but open feel to the oceanside dining room, also leading out by the pool. Designed to harmonize with the clean, light neutral-toned decor, the custom kitchen has crisp white cabinetry, porcelain tile counters, and iridescent tile backsplashes. The appliances include a stainless steel Samsung dishwasher and a stainless steel Frigidaire refrigerator. Flowing off the kitchen and foyer, the inviting family room opens to a secluded side patio perfect for alfresco dining.
Second Floor: Entered off the balcony hall, the serene master retreat brings in a gorgeous view of the ocean, framed by swaying palm trees, from both its relaxing bedroom and its open sitting area. Also featured in this private suite is a luxurious bath with Roman-style jetted tub, walk-in shower, marble-topped double vanity, and double closets. Three more bedrooms include two with en-suite baths.
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