This European-inspired estate was the top sale in West Orange for June 3 to 9.
WINDERMERE An estate in the Isleworth community topped all West Orange-area residential real-estate transactions from June 6 to 9.
The home at 5127 Fairway Oaks Drive, Windermere, sold June 3, for $4.675 million. Built in 2008, it has five bedrooms, six-and-one-half baths and 13,718 square feet of living area. The price per square foot is $485.82.
The estate is situated on an acre overlooking Lake Bessie. The brick motor court leads to an estate surrounded by lawns landscaped with tropical gardens and royal palms. At the entry, the focus is on symmetry of design from the reclaimed wood inlay in the stone flooring to the ceiling detail. A series of graceful stone columns highlight the grand formal living and dining areas. The study is finished with reclaimed wood flooring and custom built-ins.
The owner's suite offers a fireplace and private covered lakefront patio. The master bath features custom cabinetry, marble flooring, a rainforest shower and a soaking tub. The period fixtures lend a European spirit to a modern kitchen, which features Wolf appliances, a working island, custom cabinetry, gas fireplace, huge wine cellar and home work center. Upstairs are three additional ensuite bedrooms, game/flex space and a home theater.
The outdoor area is equipped a summer kitchen, fireplace, retractable screens, infinity pool and spa, and a covered boat dock.