WINDERMERE ADDRESS: 31 Pine St., Windermere ASKINGPRICE: $999,999 BEDROOMS: Three BATHROOMS: Three SQUAREFEET: 2,460 NEIGHBORHOOD: Town of Windermere SCHOOLS: Windermere Elementary; Gotha Middle; Olympia High DESCRIPTION: Located in the exclusive Olde Windermere, this multilevel, custom-built home sits directly on Lake Butler/Wauseon Bay. It features panoramic views, a large pool area for entertaining and a sea wall. A boat dock is shown on the survey, but there is no dock currently. LISTINGAGENT: The Selby Group
DR. PHILLIPS ADDRESS: 8101 Lake Serene Drive, Orlando ASKINGPRICE: $995,000 BEDROOMS: Five BATHROOMS: Four SQUAREFEET: 3,662 NEIGHBORHOOD: Phillips Landing SCHOOLS: Bay Meadows Elementary; Southwest Middle; Dr. Phillips High DESCRIPTION: This home is situated on 238 feet of lake frontage and is completely remodeled. The master suite features a lake view, his and her closets, Jacuzzi and bidet. The covered porch featured a pool and spa with new pool screen and raised deck. Home includes a new sprinkler system, kitchen appliances, marble countertops and a wine cellar. LISTINGAGENT: Ann Varkey, Re/Max Properties SW Inc.
GOTHA ADDRESS: 9604 Lake Hugh Drive, Gotha ASKINGPRICE: $950,000 BEDROOMS: Five BATHROOMS: 4.5 SQUAREFEET: 4,714 NEIGHBORHOOD: Gotha SCHOOLS: Thornebrooke Elementary; Gotha Middle; Olympia High DESCRIPTION: This Mediterranean-style home features more than 4,500 square feet of luxury, detail and grandeur. The private gate entry leads to a paver drive, three-car garage and courtyard-like entrance. The kitchen includes two islands, gas stove and double ovens, and the living room overlooks the infinity-edge pool. The home also includes travertine flooring, tile backsplash, plantation shutters, security system, butler’s pantry and more. LISTINGAGENT: Karla Giorgio, Century 21 Roo Realty
WINDERMERE ADDRESS: 1342 Belfiore Way, Windermere ASKINGPRICE: $950,000 BEDROOMS: Five BATHROOMS: 4.5 SQUAREFEET: 4,963 NEIGHBORHOOD: Tuscany Ridge SCHOOLS: Thornebrooke Elementary; Gotha Middle; Olympia High DESCRIPTION: This pond home in the gated Tuscany Ridge features upgrades such as a six-burner gas cooktop, custom cabinetry, custom cabinetry and crown molding. The outdoor area includes a screened-in pool, patio and summer kitchen. The kitchen, living room and master bedroom all offer water views with fountain. LISTING AGENT: Charles Orden, Re/Max Town Centre
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